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Postby Blurrz » Thu Jul 14, 2011 2:07 am

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Anyone following the GL comics?

The War of the Green Lanterns storyline is pretty exciting!
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Burn » Thu Jul 14, 2011 5:49 am

Pretty anti-climatic though.

Still, never saw that coming with Sinestro.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Blurrz » Thu Jul 14, 2011 1:48 pm

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I just think the way the Guardians acted in the last few pages was sort of ridiculous...
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Burn » Thu Jul 14, 2011 3:19 pm

Yeah it's a case of "hey dudes! We just saved you from being possessed by emotional entities!"

"Yeah well you still killed a Guardian, who we treated like crap and exiled from our civilization because we didn't like him but you know, YOU'RE FIRED!"

Wankers.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Supreme Convoy » Fri Jul 15, 2011 9:31 pm

I read the Green Lantern comics through hardcovers so I read them at chunks at a time.

I was really loving Geoff Johns' run until Blackest Night. After that event, I was really burnt out on Green Lantern. I'll have to read it again and continue on since some time has passed.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby OptiMagnus » Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:14 pm

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I'm thinking about reading the Green Lantern comics since the movie introduced me. All it takes is a Hollywood film to reel me in. *cough* Transformers *cough* Iron Man *cough*
I haven't read any good comics in a while and I disregarded DC altogether after the Dark Knight.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Blurrz » Sat Jul 16, 2011 4:38 am

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Start with Green lantern Vol. 4. Then you'll slowly work your way into Green Lantern Blackest Night. If you like Zombies,, you'll **** your pants.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Burn » Sat Jul 16, 2011 4:53 am

As a company wide event it's definitely one of the better ones.

Growing up I was more Marvel than DC, even to this day i'm still like that. However the GL books and Booster Gold (yes, i'm a Booster fan) i'll read ahead of Marvel.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby OptiMagnus » Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:59 pm

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Blurrz wrote:Start with Green lantern Vol. 4. Then you'll slowly work your way into Green Lantern Blackest Night. If you like Zombies,, you'll **** your pants.

Will do. And yes, I like zombies very much. As long as they don't become a reality (but I'm prepared).

Burn wrote:As a company wide event it's definitely one of the better ones.

Growing up I was more Marvel than DC, even to this day i'm still like that. However the GL books and Booster Gold (yes, i'm a Booster fan) i'll read ahead of Marvel.

As a kid I was more of a DC fan, mostly Superman, but because DC kind of missed the bus with all the Marvel movie craze usurping the world I forgot about them. Plus all DC had to offer in my generation were s****y tv series that I hated to death. But I never really discovered Green Lantern until now, and I find him much more interesting than pretty much anything. And I thought he was lame before...
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Blurrz » Mon Jul 25, 2011 4:15 am

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Wow, are the majority of non-human Green Lanterns dumb? Can't believe Stewart had to take that crap.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Doctor McGrath » Mon Aug 01, 2011 3:57 pm

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I follow GL and GLC. I gotta say I wasn't expecting how they ended the GL series. Hal was shafted pretty hard. I'm interested to see how this reboot is handled and where they go with it.
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Blurrz » Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:12 am

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So we're three issues into Green Lantern, GL Corps and New Guardians, what do you all think of it so far?

Anyone reading RL? Wondering if I should get into it...
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Re: Green Lantern Comics Thread

Postby Burn » Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:47 am

The GL comics are pretty much the only good things in this "New 52" garbage.

Red Lanterns is an okay read, three issues in though and it's been a bit slow. Not sure where they're going to be taking the Atroticus character though as he's walking a fine line between hero and villain.
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