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Alan Scott Supernatural &#038 Hot Comics &#8211 The Daily LITG 25th June 2020

Alan Scott, Supernatural & Hot Comics – The Daily LITG 25th June 2020

Yesterday, dominated by Alan Scott, Supernatural and potentially undervalued hot comics You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alan Scott, Supernatural & Hot Comics - The Daily LITG 25th June 2020.[/caption] Alan Scott, Supernatural, Hot Comics and the ten most-read stories yesterday Looks like it was a bit of a[...]

Alan Scott Green Lantern as a Gay Man in the 1940s

Alan Scott, Green Lantern, as a Gay Man in the 1940s

Then heard that it would be Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern - before getting it further confirmed Created by Martin Nodell, and first written with Bill Finger in 1940, for All-American Comics #16, Green Lantern was originally a mystically-based superhero, whose powers were derived from the flame of a magic lamp and he became[...]


Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

Green Lantern Through 75 Years

Green Lantern Through 75 Years

Starting off as Alan Scott then going into the silver age as Hal Jordan and then having the ring go to John Stewart, Guy Garner, Kyle Rayner and Simon Baz And since being a Green Lantern is a job title held by many, the list can get very long.DC has put together this video looking[...]

Wednesday Trending Topics: Green Green Lantern

Wednesday Trending Topics: Green Green Lantern

Based on Rich's post today, it sounds like Earth 2 #3 gives us an interesting take on the origin of Alan Scott as Green Lantern Extensively debated in the forum, it does make me want to go pick up the series so far to see precisely what's going on. Most-Read Comic Stories Today: Illyana Is A Bit[...]

The Gaia Green Lantern Of Earth 2

The Gaia Green Lantern Of Earth 2

Mild spoilers for Earth 2 #3 published today from DC Comics.Okay, so in this month's issue of Earth 2, Alan Scott gets hit with quite a lot of information First his new green buddy confirms that his about-to-be-fiancee was bullet trained, and did nothing about it Downer.Then we discover the Green Lantern energy, rather than[...]

Brazil To Boycott Green Lantern

Brazil To Boycott Green Lantern?

One Brazilian blog which has previously shown a rather homophobic view of the recent gay marriage plotline in comic books, is claiming that there will be a retailer boycott of Green Lantern products in the country, Specifically citing Fantastico, a Brazilian TV show that reported the story as the main Green Lantern being gay, alongside […]

Grace Randolphs Between the Pages: Gay Comic Book Characters &#8211 Green Lantern Northstar Batwoman Kevin Keller

Grace Randolph's Between the Pages: Gay Comic Book Characters – Green Lantern, Northstar, Batwoman, Kevin Keller

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_eeH6dOswE[/youtube]DC Comics has announced that Alan Scott, the first Green Lantern, is gay! In light of that controversial and historic decision, host Grace Randolph and guest Alan Kistler discuss the history of gay characters in comics Alan Scott aka the Green Lantern, Northstar, Batwoman, Kevin Keller, Obsidian, Wiccan, Hulkling and more! Who is your favorite[...]

Could Bullet Training Be The New Fridging &#8211 Earth Two #2 Spoilers

Could "Bullet Training" Be The New "Fridging?" – Earth Two #2 Spoilers

Okay, I gave it a day.Some people complained that yesterday's article about Alan Scott, the as yet-to be Green Lantern of Earth Two, proposing to his boyfriend, was a spoiler I disagreed, stating that if I'd have run the following page it would be a spoiler.That's going to happen now You may want to look[...]

Rafael Grampá Creates New Gay Superhero For Brazilian TV &#8211 The Gay Laxyus

Rafael Grampá Creates New Gay Superhero For Brazilian TV – The Gay Laxyus

As we've noted, all current media seems obsessed with a gay Green Lantern or a Gay X-Man or usually both.None more than Brazilian TV programme Fantastico, which recently ran a piece on the companies' news, mixing up Alan Scott and Hal Jordan on the way, bringing in Wertham allegations against Batman and Grant Morrison's Playboy[...]

Friday Trending Topics: Alan Scott And Earth 2 #2

Friday Trending Topics: Alan Scott And Earth 2 #2

Official: It won’t be news to any readers of Bleeding Cool who originally broke this story (a number of times), but today DC Comics let news organisations run the news that Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, was to be reinvented as a gay man for the Earth 2 series The issue in question ships[...]


When Kyle Rayner Took Alan Scott To A Gay Dance

When Kyle Rayner Took Alan Scott To A Gay Dance

If only for scenes like this, with Kyle Rayner and Alan Scott...Although scenes with his daughter Jen may be harder to explain... Green Lantern Vol 3 #144 Might be worth a quick peek If only for scenes like this, with Kyle Rayner and Alan Scott...Although scenes with his daughter Jen may be harder to explain... [...]

When Chris Roberson Got James Robinsons Copies Of Earth 2 #2

When Chris Roberson Got James Robinson's Copies Of Earth 2 #2

Issue 1 featured a new Alan Scott, originally the first Green Lantern, who it is rumoured (and reported by Bleeding Cool) will be revealed as a gay man in issue 2.Chris Roberson is a writer who was working for DC Comics until spoke out about what he saw as immoral publishing practices at the company,[...]

In Defence Of Race Gender And Orientation Bending

In Defence Of Race, Gender And Orientation Bending

This weekend we named the character as Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern from the nineteen forties And the media cycle began again.Again, I hear the repeated cry, "why not just create another character intended to be gay? Why change an existing character?" Here's my best answer.Superhero comics are a conservative genre I don't specifically[...]

Sunday Trending Topics: Alan Scott

Sunday Trending Topics: Alan Scott

The big news story of the week continued on Sunday: Well, at Phoenix Comic Con, I had a much stronger source confirm to me that, yes, it is indeed Alan Scott On that basis I feel confident in calling it Keep your Earth 2 #1 in good nick, and start queuing up for Earth 2[...]

Yes America Its Alan Scott

Yes, America, It's Alan Scott

A few days ago, I ran semi-sourced stories indicating that the character who DC Comics announced as being reintroduced to the New 52 DC Universe as a gay man, was Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, who appeared in Earth 2 #1 briefly,Well, at Phoenix Comic Con, I had a much stronger source confirm to[...]

Thursday Trending Topics: The Golden Age Green Lantern

Thursday Trending Topics: The Golden Age Green Lantern

Rich has heard from some of his sources about which iconic character will be reintroduced as a gay man: If my assumptions are correct, we will learn of Alan Scott’s sexual orientation and his role as a Green Lantern of Earth Two in Earth Two #2, out next month I've seen plenty of other theories on[...]

Will Alan Scott DCs Original Green Lantern Be Reintroduced As A Gay Man

Will Alan Scott, DC's Original Green Lantern, Be Reintroduced As A Gay Man?

Not like DC Comics renumbering all their New DCU comics to issues zero through September, say.This is based on a number of well sourced people and involves considerable hearsay.It does however make a lot of sense.Who is the, as yet unknown gay character being reintroduced to the DC Comics superhero titles? Male, an iconic character,[...]