Blackstar Rising: Preview Green Lantern Blackstars #1 By Morrison, Xermanico And Oliff
by Olly MacNamee
Bridging the gap between The Green Lantern first season closer and ahead of the next 12 issue season is this great looking must-read fro any Green lantern fan. Green Lantern Blackstars #1 takes up where The Green Lantern #12 left off, with Hal Jordan now one of the dastardly Blackstars with the Green Lantern Corps seemingly wiped out. Written by Grant Morrison with art by Xermanico, colors by Steve Oliff and lettering by Steve Wand, here’s your preview of the debut issue out this week from DC Comics.
What has Hal Jordan done? Following the catastrophic events of The Green Lantern #12, no Green Lanterns can be found patrolling their space sectors…and not a single power ring lights the darkness. Across the universe, once-familiar faces now wear a different uniform and enforce a new type of galactic law. The Green Lantern Corps is dead-long live the Blackstars! Who are they? What are they? Answers will be revealed as the unstoppable Blackstars set their sights on the demons of Ysmault, Mongul…and a tiny, backwater planet called Earth. A dangerous new chapter of the Green Lantern mythology starts now!