Jason's Picks: Let's Talk (and Read) About Legacy

Legacy is an important word in the DC Universe. From the very first time that Barry Allen put on that red spandex, he was stepping into the legacy of Jay Garrick. Many characters can handle the responsibility and some can’t. This month all the DC collected editions that I suggest you pick up, have one thing in common: Legacy.
 

This Just Happened: Like Father, Like Daughter

Do you think they have apples on Korugar? Maybe not, but when it comes to its most famous resident and his daughter, the only thing we can say is that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree!

Green Lantern: Keeping Up With the Corps

Even on their most routine days, the Green Lantern Corps don’t exactly have a job anyone could classify as easy, but lately things have been pretty complicated, even by their standards. Between rogue governments, dying universes, parasitic rings from alternate earths and renegade agents of Apokolips, the recent history of the Corps and its members can seem a little tricky to navigate.

Force of Will: Robert Venditti Unbottles Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps

If you were to pick up the next issue of HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS, no one could blame you for expecting it to star…well, Hal Jordan. He’s right there in the title, after all. However, as anyone who’s read last week’s issue #7 could tell you, Hal’s going through some changes right now that have him nowhere to be found as the series’ new storyline, “Bottled Light,” begins in issue #8.

Reading Through Green Lantern: Rebirth

You've never read Green Lantern: Rebirth? Well, there's never been a better time to change that as our writer reads the iconic Geoff Johns and Ethan Van Sciver comic for the very first time... and invites you along for the ride!

DC All Access - 75 Years, 75 Green Lanterns

Seventy-five years ago, a railroad man named Alan Scott hoisted the very first emerald lantern...and a comic book legend was born. Many years and an entire spectrum of Lantern Corps later, Green Lantern remains one of the most popular super heroes to ever hit the page. In this exclusive DC All Access comics clip, we look at the many different looks and characters associated with Green Lantern over the past 75 years—from Scott's Golden Age glory, to Hal Jordan's Parallax-infused infamy, to Simon Baz's gun-wielding ring-slinging, and everything in between.

To learn more about Alan Scott, the first Green Lantern: http://www.dccomics.com/blog/2015/08/06/lighting-the-way-green-lantern-alan-scott

For all the latest Green Lantern news and announcements: http://www.dccomics.com/characters/green-lantern

To buy Green Lantern: A Celebration of 75 Years digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Green-Lantern-A-Celebration-of-75-Years/digital-comic/1438500018301

DC All Access is your connection to all of the latest DC Comics news and announcements. Subscribe so you don't miss a segment, and be sure to visit DCComics.com for articles, features, character bios and more.

DC All Access - Top 10 DC Characters Returning in Convergence

Convergence is here! Next week, your favorite cities and characters from days past come back with a vengeance in a series of spectacular miniseries revealing what's taken place in the years—or even decades—since you last saw them. In this exclusive DC All Access clip, we count down our top ten returning characters. So which heroic reunion are you most looking forward to?

To read Convergence #0 digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Convergence-2015-0/digital-comic/1358900005001

Be sure to watch this week's full episode of DC All Access, which kicks off our search for our Comic-Con correspondent: http://www.dccomics.com/videos/dc-all-access-ep-309-win-a-trip-to-comic-con-unboxing-dc-dice-masters

Jason’s shirt courtesy of Fifth Sun: http://www.fifthsun.com/mens-superman-daily-planet-t-shirt

Alison’s shirt courtesy for Rue21: http://www.rue21.com/store/

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