When a Green Lantern Corpsman passes away, Morro — the Green Lantern's crypt keeper — conducts an elaborate ceremony with hammers, holograms, and heart-rending incantations. It's like the Led Zeppelin laser show at your local planetarium, only way more somber.
Hal Jordan is making his way into movie theaters today. We'll see aliens and Oa and space ships and Blake Lively, but I'm guessing we won't see some of the creative things that have been done with the Lantern Ring over the years in the comics. Take a look at what the Lantern Corps has dreamed up, just for fun.
Green Lantern is quite possibly the most fiendishly complicated of all the superheroes, surrounded by cosmic mythology, strange aliens, and convoluted backstory. But let us help you through the insanity with this beginner's guide to all things Green Lantern.
Secret identities. Do we really need them? More importantly, do superheroes? And how do they really work? (Do they?)
The character may have been around in various incarnations for over sixty years, but it's taken the advent of the new Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe game to finally bring the Green Lantern rivalry to a head. Fans are freaking out over which GL shines brightest. Does Hal Jordan automatically take the title of greatest…