Green Lantern: Earth One, Vol. 2 First Look

Well…that’s one way to reinvent John Stewart…

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I liked the first volume a lot and I have faith in the creative team. Invisible Republic was incredible. But, yeah; admittedly I’m not entirely sure about making John a Yellow Lantern.

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To be fair, we also don’t really know what the Yellow Lanterns are going to be “like” in this continuity. One of the things that really surprised me in Vol. 1 was just how different it was in terms of what you’d usually expect from a Green Lantern story (while remaining true to the core concept). Hal especially was a very different character from regular Hal, so there’s no telling what John’s going to be like, either.
Honestly it’s kinda exciting to not know what to expect from a story starring a big name character for a change.

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Yeah. Also, if nothing else, Hardman’s art is gorgeous, so I know it’ll be worth the price of admission for that alone. Plus, Bechko is a great writer. Point being, I trust the creative team to pull it off.

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I think I’m more thrown off by John being a physicist than by his being a Yellow Lantern. I was just in the middle of thinking about how maybe his military background led to him seeing the efficacy of fear in keeping peace, and then saw he’s a physicist in this. So much for that theory. :stuck_out_tongue:

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