Lighting the Way: Green Lantern Alan Scott

DC Comics’ beloved oath-saying hero is turning 75 this year, and with a monthly series of comics still on the shelves and a new movie arriving in time for his 80th, it’s clear that the character is still running strong. However, it’s not hard to forget that much of what we associate with Green Lantern—the oath, the Green Lantern Corps, Sinestro, the constant space-faring—didn’t arrive until much later. Heck, even the most well known Green Lantern, Hal Jordan, is but a mere 56 years old.

DC All Access - Green Lantern's New Weapon is Old

Things haven't been going so smoothly for Hal Jordan lately, and with the Green Lantern Corps missing and entire worlds of people being turned to stone, it doesn't look like things will be getting any easier any time soon... or will they? In this exclusive DC All Access clip, we talk to Green Lantern writer Robert Venditti about how Hal Jordan found himself in this state, and what's ahead for him on the horizon. Can you say Black Hand?

To read Green Lantern #43 digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Green-Lantern-2011-43/digital-comic/1056400435001

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 Comics Bombshells Variant Covers: Week One

The Bombshells are back! Yes, this month sees the return of our ever-popular, radically retro Bombshells variant covers. Twenty-one unique variant covers featuring DC Collectibles’ WWII pinup-inspired take on our characters will grace some of our most popular comics this month. These variants will be available along with our standard covers at your local comic book shop—but they’re popular, so grab ’em while you can. They’re sure to go quick!

DC All Access - GEEK QUIZ: Green Lantern or Text Fail?

What does text messaging have to do with being a Green Lantern? Honestly, not much. But that hasn’t stopped us from combining the two into a little game we call “Green Lantern or Text Fail?” In this DC All Access clip, Hector quizzes some brave San Diego Comic-Con contestants on their ability to tell obscure Green Lanterns apart from fudged up text messages. Trust us, it’s harder than it looks. Featuring Diana, Luca, Alex, Paula, Mikhael, Joshua, Lendsey and special guest contestants David and Meredith Finch!

To read Green Lantern digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Green-Lantern-2011/comics-series/6667

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 - History of DC Comics' LGBT Characters

With Midnighter #1 now on stands and just in time for LGBT Pride Month, DC All Access presents a brief history of LGBT characters found within the DC Universe, featuring The Advocate's Jase Peeples. From the early days of the Comics Code all the way to Catwoman's recent same-sex kiss, Jase looks at touchstones and turning points, revealing how far we've come and illustrating why it's so important that comics remain inclusive.

To read Midnighter #1 digitally: https://www.readdcentertainment.com/Midnighter-2015-1/digital-comic/1421800015001

Follow Jase Peeples on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/jasepeeples

For more LGBT coverage of DC Comics, check out The Advocate:
http://www.advocate.com/arts-entertainment/geek/2015/03/16/its-bird-its-plane-its-new-inclusive-era-dc-comics
http://www.advocate.com/arts-entertainment/television/2015/01/28/arrow-and-flash-creator-aims-make-tv-superheroes-look-ameri
http://www.advocate.com/arts-entertainment/geek/2014/08/27/diversity-and-dark-knight

Be sure to watch this week's full episode of DC All Access, featuring an interview with Midnighter's Steve Orlando: http://www.dccomics.com/videos/dc-all-access-ep-316-midnighter-dc-theme-park-attractions-and-arkham-knight-skins-for-ps4

Pages

Subscribe to Green Lantern