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#1 Posted by acewasp23 (6087 posts) - - Show Bio

if it was an all out war who would win?

#2 Posted by Cosmic Sentinel (3749 posts) - - Show Bio

Well at the moment there are only two Novas, so I think it'll have to go to the GLs.

#3 Posted by acewasp23 (6087 posts) - - Show Bio

Cosmic Sentinel says:

"Well at the moment there are only two Novas, so I think it'll have to go to the GLs."

lol yeah i thought that would come up, ok so what if both corps were at full strength?

#4 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

GL Corps anyday :D

M

#5 Posted by Cosmic Sentinel (3749 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't know much about the Nova Corpsmens' powers, but I don't think they're as powerful as Lanterns are (correct me if I'm wrong). So I think the GLs would win.

#6 Posted by acewasp23 (6087 posts) - - Show Bio

Cosmic Sentinel says:

"I don't know much about the Nova Corpsmens' powers, but I don't think they're as powerful as Lanterns are (correct me if I'm wrong). So I think the GLs would win."

yeah i think the nova corps are more like the dark stars, i think i should of made the fight between the darkstars and the nova corps.

#7 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

Nova corps are powerful, but don't have as diverse powers

Nova Corps vs Darkstars would be a good battle though

M

#8 Posted by acewasp23 (6087 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"Nova corps are powerful, but don't have as diverse powers Nova Corps vs Darkstars would be a good battle though M"

who do yu think would win that?

#9 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

my money would be on the Nova Corps...

The Darkstars have quite powerfull attacks, but their shielding sucks lol

M

#10 Posted by TheThe (1760 posts) - - Show Bio

In a fight Richard Rider vs John Stewart, Green Lantern wins.But if Nova has Worldmind,Nova wins.

#11 Posted by Hoboseid (1019 posts) - - Show Bio

Lanterns stomp, they have thousands and thousands of members. Nova corp has few members in comparison and is currently broken and disbanded.
#12 Posted by JediXMan (31312 posts) - - Show Bio

In terms of numbers: Lanterns stomp
In terms of power: Lanterns stomp. 
Average Lantern vs average Corpsman: Lantern stomps.
 
In every way, Lanterns stomp.

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#13 Posted by blds_bane (455 posts) - - Show Bio

GLC epic stomp

#14 Edited by shenron (901 posts) - - Show Bio


lets Compare Novas power to Green lantern's

 

 

The Nova Corp's can

Affiliation: Nova Corps
Powers: Centurions are the top tier of the Nova Corps. It is from the Centurions that the Centurion Nova Prime is normally selected. Extreme circumstances allow the Prime to circumvent the standard procedure. Their powers are the same as a Centurion Nova Prime with the exception of energy absorption, the gravimetric pulse and the electromagnetic static burst. Centurions can command standard starships and are trained to be exceptional fighters and pilots. A Centurion can lift approximately 20 tons.


Rank: Denarian
Affiliation: Nova Corps
Powers: Denarians are the middle tier of the Nova Corps. Denarians have access to approximately 75% of the Nova Force compared to a Centurion. They are limited to flight, speed, strength and invulnerability. A Denarian can lift approximately 15 tons.


Rank: Millennian
Affiliation: Nova Corps
Powers: Millennians have access to approximately 50% of the Nova Force compared to a Centurion. They cannot fly on their own but can use the Corps' one-man sky flyers. Millennians can lift approximately 10 tons and have limited invulnerability. They also have small photon blasters in the armbands of their uniform.


Rank: Corpsman
Affiliation: Nova Corps
Powers: Corpsman is the entry level to the Nova Corps. Graduates from the Space Academy apply to the Corps upon graduation. They have access to approximately 25% of the Nova Force compared to a Centurion. They can lift approximately 5 tons with very limited invulnerability. They also have small photon blasters in the armbands of their uniform.


Rank: Syfon Warrior
Affiliation: Nova Corps - Syfon Warrior Division
Powers: Syfon Warriors have limited access to the Nova Force. They are limited to super strength (lifting capability of 1 ton) and energy absorption. Their strength can be magnified fifty fold by siphoning a great deal of energy from any power souce, including other living beings. Syfons are extremely gifted and highly trained pilots. Syfon training is mandatory to becoming a Centurion Nova Prime.


   

#15 Posted by shenron (901 posts) - - Show Bio


Made of unidentified materials that were highly resistant to damage, heat and cold including the extremes of outer space.

The helmets contain advanced circuitry which enables Centurions to monitor and make radio transmissions.

The helmets also include a malleable Xandarian alloy which could lower to cover the face by cybernetic command or via sensors in the uniform which could sense changes in pressure and atmosphere and activate automatically.

Once activated, the uniform becomes airtight and the helmet connects to an oxygen supply concealed within the uniform which could last up to 6 hours.

 A centurions helmet also provides access to the Nova Prime spaceship and could see through its cloaking shield.

 When removed, the helmet would collapse into a cloth-like material.

  • Weapons: As mentioned above lower ranked Centurions have photon blasters in the armbands of their uniform. Other Xandarian weapons as needed.
  • Transportation: Flight under own power. Xandarian Starcruisers. Also one-man sky flyers    
#16 Posted by TheGoldenOne (38789 posts) - - Show Bio
@JediXMan said:
" In terms of numbers: Lanterns stomp In terms of power: Lanterns stomp.  Average Lantern vs average Corpsman: Lantern stomps. In every way, Lanterns stomp. "
#17 Posted by shenron (901 posts) - - Show Bio

A Green Lantern Ring, also known as a Power Ring, is a piece of jewelry that grants the wearer incredible and incomprehensible powers and abilities. They are considered by some to be the most powerful weapons in the known universe. Depending on the skill and willpower of the wearer, it can do almost anything. The first Green Lantern Ring on Earth in modern times was crafted and worn by Alan Scott and powered by the mystical Starheart. His proved to be the exception, the by-product of the efforts of the Guardians of the Universe to contain the of the universe. The Guardians also created the more widespread version, powered by individual Green Lantern Power Batteries through a connection to the Central Power Battery on Oa. With the exception of the ring worn by Alan Scott, the current rings are based on the one given to Kyle Rayner when he was the only Green Lantern in existence.

Oan Power Ring

In the days of the original Green Lantern Corps, the Guardian known as Meadlux created a power ring specifically for the Guardians. An Oan power ring possessed the same capabilities as a standard ring, but was fueled by the internal power of its wielder and thus did not need to be recharged. Unlike the traditional Green Lantern Ring, an Oan ring did not contain the impurity that restricted its capabilities against materials colored yellow. The revelation that such a weapon existed caused a great schism within the ranks of the Green Lantern Corps. Officers who had lost close comrades due to adversaries empowered by yellow weaponry lost faith in the Guardians, some of whom, such as Galius Zed, Eddore and Kaylark even went so far as to turn their backs on the Guardians, coveting the rings for themselves. Another group of individuals who took an interest in the Oan rings were the space pirates known as the Free Lancers.

Honor Guard Power Ring

There is no known difference in power and ability between the ring of the Honor Guard and the ring of a normal GL. Only the Honor Guard ring design is different. This was the ring first worn by Kyle Rayner when the Corps was destroyed, and was the first ring to use the new recharging protocol of only needing to be recharged when ring is depleted. Instead of once every full planetary rotation (24 hours).

Oath

All power rings need periodic recharging. The process is not instantaneous so many Green Lanterns recite an oath while the ring charges. The oath is not required to charge the ring, but is recited to reaffirm the person's commitment to the Green Lantern Corps, and to measure the time it takes the ring to charge. While many Green Lanterns create their own oath, the majority use the Corps' official oath as a sign of respect. In the interests of political correctness on the part of DC (or, in context, Hal Jordan), the word "blackest" was replaced by "darkest"; this practice has been abandoned with the reinstating of the Green Lantern Corps due in part to the significance of the Blackest Night comic event. Rot Lop Fan, a Green Lantern from a starless sector, replaces sound for light in his oath.

"In brightest day, in blackest night,
No evil shall escape my sight.
Let those who worship evil's might,
Beware my power...Green Lantern's light!"

Powers

Bright Green Energy Conduit: The rings use pure energy supplied by a Power Battery, which in most cases takes the form of bright green light. This energy is the green light of willpower of the Emotional Electromagnetic Spectrum. Rot Lop Fan, from a race without eyes, perceives it as the sound "F-Sharp" and his 'ring' is actually a bell. A Green Lantern's ring, considered by some to be one of the most powerful weapons in the known universe, has the ability to affect and use fundamental forces of the known universe, including electromagnetic energies such as gravity, radiation, heat, light, and powerful blasts of concussive force. It is also theorized that the ring also has a basis in other dimensional energies commonly called magic by users of such energies. The ring can also create fields of force formed from an unknown energy that is bound by the users' will. The limitations of such use are the skill, knowledge and imagination of the user. Some of the abilities that a Green Lantern Ring has shown are:

  • Energy Projection: The ring can be used to fire blasts of Oan energy or create weapons such as projectiles of them. The ring can project beams of force powered by the will of the user. The ring can be used to produce kryptonite and kryptonite radiation. Kyle generally used fanciful constructs in the shape of advanced technology. Their appearance does not indicate the power of the weapon. The weapon's power is more an indication of the will of the user. Certain users (i.e. Hal Jordan) have been powerful enough to stagger even Superman. If the user wishes, they can alter the form of the blasts such as Kilowog's "booms."
  • Force Field: The ring can create various force fields of various sizes and shapes to protect the wearer and others around him. With the cosmic scope of a Green Lantern's duties, it is only natural that the power ring is designed for operation in space. The ring creates a force field around the wearer, protecting him/her/it from the hazards of the void including filtration of stellar radiation and microscopic particulate matter which would ordinarily be fatal should the space debris strike the ring wielder at high speeds. An atmosphere appropriate to the ring wielder's biology is created inside the force-field while body temperature is maintained and waste products are removed. Gravitational stresses which could cause injury are stabilized for the ring wielder. Theoretically, a ring wielder could use the ring as his/her/its sole source of life support. The force field seems to be created instantaneously whether this is due to programming or an instinctive reaction from intensive training has not been established. It could be considered as a subroutine of the ring's automatic defensive system, but as of yet this theory has not been proven. The only exception to that was attacks based on the color yellow. The newer version of the ring is not limited by the color yellow.
  • Energy Constructs: The ring can form constructs of Oan energy. The primary function of the Power Ring is to provide a weapon capable of transforming the wearer's thoughts into physical constructs through the wearer's strength of willpower. A Green Lantern can create any particular items or construct that they can imagine as long as they have the willpower necessary to will it into existence. The constructs are made out of pure bright green energy, which is a tangible form of pure willpower, and they exist only as long as a Green Lantern is fueling it with their willpower. Items created by the rings are not indestructible and are only as powerful as the willpower of the Green Lantern creating them. The types of constructs usually reflects the ring wearer's personality. For example, Kyle Rayner was an artist, so his constructs reflect his strong imagination. John Stewart is an architect so his constructs often appear mechanical as if he designed them in his mind before making them a reality.
  • Phasing: The Power Ring allows the wearer to pass through certain solid objects such as walls. Which objects that are not penetrable are not known, but it may depend upon the strength of the wearer's willpower and the density of the object's molecular structure.
  • Environmental Playback: Upon request, the power ring can recreate a holographic environment based on data in its memory banks. The ring wielder can observe events in a ghostlike state, but the ring wielder cannot alter the outcome of the playback. All objects in the playback will appear in the full spectrum of colors, regardless of the wielder's level of expertise creating simulacra. The power ring will automatically end the playback if outside interference warrants the ring wielder's undivided attention.
  • Invisibility & Light Refraction: A ring wielder can render him/her/itself invisible by willing the ring to bend light waves around his/her/its form, as well as that of the power ring. Presumably, a similar action allows an experienced ring wielder to create objects of colors other than green. As Hal Jordan's experience grew, he was able to create power ring illusions of people and objects. It can be assumed the ring wielder would not risk the extra time and effort to create other colors in a combat situation.
  • Energy Twin: The power ring allows the wearer to create an "energy twin" of his/her/itself that can travel at far greater speeds than that of the ring wielder's physical form. While the energy twin is active the ring wielder remains motionless, his/her/its life force is needed to guide the energy twin. The energy twin can not alter its surroundings and may only be perceived by the Guardians or another ring wielder as a green, ghostlike image. Any knowledge gained by the energy twin is transferred back to the ring wielder's physical form upon recontact with the body. The Guardians frequently used energy twins as a means of contacting a Green Lantern. As a rule, a ring wielder can not create actual, independent duplicates of him/her/itself, as the power ring cannot create life.
  • Energy Absorption: The ring can absorb and store other energies. Doing so does NOT replenish the normal store of energy the ring has. A ring that needs recharging but contained a store of electricity could only discharge that electricity, for example.
  • Flight: By the manipulation of anti-gravitons and directed molecular movement, the ring allows the user to fly at incredible speeds. In atmosphere, a Green Lantern has been known to fly as fast as Mach 10 in atmosphere by creating an aerodynamic envelope around his body. Towing others, usually within a bubble, his speed is limited to the twice the speed of sound or 1440 mph. In space, Green Lantern's speed can be significantly greater and has been known to approach 99% of light speed in normal space. Flight has been shown to be velocities far exceeding light speed. In atmospheres, air friction is not a hindrance since heat is either absorbed or reflected by the ring's field.
  • Superhuman Strength: While not superstrength of the conventional sense, a Lantern while using constructs created by the ring becomes capable of lifting/moving tremendous weights far heavier than 100 tons with little effort.
  • Wormholes & Spacial Warps: The power ring grants its wearer access to wormholes in space, enabling the ring wielder to rapidly cut time and distance needed for transport. The Guardians established at least one known wormhole to Oa, which required the use of a power ring to enter. Black holes can be navigated by experienced ring wielders. During a battle with Sinestro and his ally, MadGod Sector 3600, members of the Green Lantern Corps of Earth and the Green Lantern Corps of the Klyminade traveled through a black hole to be deposited outside a white hole in Space Sector 872. The power ring cannot generate a Boom Tube as it needs a Mother Box and a sample of the highly unstable X-Element. There is no known way to duplicate either item even with the power ring. Should a Green Lantern make his/her/its way to the other-dimensional worlds of Apokolips or New Genesis through a Boom Tube, the ring will function as it does in the rest of the universe. John Stewart encountered no ring related difficulties during his stay on New Genesis, despite the loss of the Central Power Battery. The ring wielder would still need a Boom Tube to return to his/her/its dimension.
  • Time Travel: Time travel is possible with the power ring, though the further forward in time a ring wielder travels, the more willpower it takes. As Green Lantern, Hal Jordan once explored as far as the 70th century. Jordan had also traveled to the 58th century as Pol Manning, a role later adopted by Salakk of Slyggia.
  • Limited Cellular Regeneration: The ring has an ability to heal physical injuries; this seems to be a feature held over from the previous incarnations of the ring. Green Lantern can use the ring to repair injuries in himself or others. Speculation has been rendered that if Kyle actually had medical knowledge he would be able to cure a wider variety of dysfunctions beyond normal physical injuries.
  • Electromagnetic Scanning: The ring has a wide range of detection abilities based on the imagination of the user. If one can conceive of it, he can probably detect it. Magical effects like clairvoyance seem to be beyond the scope of the ring. Most normal electromagnetic phenomena are within the range of the ring, including radio, radar, television, infrared, ultraviolet, microwave, and high frequency band communications.
  • Galactic Encyclopedia: The earlier rings worn by the Corps functioned as references for their users. Having the vast knowledge of the Book of Oa to draw upon, each ring functioned as a ready reference on most peoples, stellar events and conditions that may have been seen by other rings or other Green Lanterns. The rings also served as a repository of adventures had by the Green Lantern and these mission reports were stored in the Prime Battery on Oa for review and training.
  • Universal Translator: Keeping in mind the myriad of worlds, life forms, and cultures throughout the cosmos, it is understandable why the Guardians added a translation system to the power ring. The power ring can translate virtually any language in the universe, facilitating diplomatic encounters rather than violent confrontations. Complications arise when a frame of reference for translation is not available, as evidenced during Katma Tui's induction of Rot Lop Fan into the Green Lantern Corps. Katma Tui had the difficult assignment of explaining the concepts of "light" and "color" to the sightless Rot Lop Fan. She overcame this barrier by using sound rather than light as the basis of the ring's power. Some Green Lanterns, such as the planet form known as Mogo, have used the ring to create an intermediary "being" to expedite communication. However, this ability seems less effective since the restoration; it is possible that not all the data was recovered.
  • Material Alteration: The Green Lantern's uniform is not made out of fabric. It is created by the Power Ring whenever the wearer wills to wear it. It automatically appears over the wearer's normal clothing, and vanishes when the wearer wills to return to their civilian attire. Most Green Lanterns wear similar uniforms that are programmed into the ring by default such as Hal Jordan's uniform. However, each Green Lantern is able to adjust their uniform to fit their own needs, personalities and whims. For example, Kyle Rayner was unsatisfied with the traditional Green Lantern uniform and created several of his own designs. John Stewart's uniform is similar to Hal Jordan's, but lacks a mask to hide his identity. Jack Chance is the most extreme example, refusing to wear a uniform save for a Lantern badge on his trench coat. The green parts of the wearer's uniform are usually very warm or hot to those who touch it, while the black parts are very cold. The uniform also produces a "siren" taking on the form of the Green Lantern Corps' symbol, circling the Green Lantern when active. The symbol, or badge, will not appear on the uniform until after a newly inducted Lantern has completed training on Oa, leading to the term "White-circle" to describe a rookie Lantern.
  • Ring Duplication: Most Power Rings are capable of automatically duplicating themselves. Each duplicate typically shares the qualities and capabilities of the original ring. While the thought of an unauthorized person getting a hold of a power ring and making duplicates for nefarious purposes, their ability to inflict damage is limited because each duplicate still requires to be recharged by a personal power battery.
  • Emergency Beacon: A Green Lantern in distress can use his/her/its power ring as an emergency beacon. The alert can be directed to a Green Lantern's neighboring sector, or it can be a Corps-wide alert.
  • Homing Beacon: A homing beacon in the power ring can lead one Green Lantern to another. This was one of the recent power ring upgrade features added by the Guardians of the Universe. The power ring can be ordered to disguise itself to elude power ring wielding trackers. Guy Gardner successfully escaped the Green Lantern Corps of Earth by willing the power ring to keep his location a secret. Most often ring wielders will allow the beacon to signal their location to others. The Green Lantern Corps of Earth found the remnants of the Green Lantern Corps of The Klyminade by tracking them through their power rings.
  • Mind Alteration: Though the ethics of mind tampering may be debatable, sometimes it is necessary. As the power ring relies on thought and will to operate, mind tampering is not impossible. The real difficulty lies in properly applying the power. There lies a risk of catastrophic damage to the mind should mistakes be made. A ring wielder can use the power ring to erase portions of an individual's memories. To protect his secret identity as Hal Jordan, Green Lantern created a mental block in the mind of Major Disaster. Green Lanterns have used mind techniques as part of training. New recruits may be subjected to mind scans by other Green Lanterns or the Guardians of the Universe. They are taught to build mental defenses to protect themselves from psionic attack. The power ring can also be used to beam information from the ring wielder to another being. Green Lanterns have used this technique to share information regarding their enemies during combat situations.
  • Pocket Dimension: Within the ring exists the possibility of an entire world. When Green Lantern Abin Sur of Ungara defeated the evil sorcerer Myrwhydden, he reduced the magician to submicroscopic size and imprisoned him inside the power ring within a world created by the Green Lantern's will. This undefined space may be a tesseract or a virtual reality created by the power ring. Whether or not this area exists in all rings has yet to be proven. Years after Abin Sur's death, Myrwhydden's power grew, allowing him to alter his environment and escape to battle the next Green Lantern, Hal Jordan. The power ring's interior appeared as a barren wasteland, dotted with dead trees and sea shells which Myrwhydden used during an escape attempt. A few years ago, Mywhydden was removed from the power ring to be sentenced to an Oan Sciencell.
  • Security Protocol: The rings can be programmed. They are coded to the wearer to make them unusable if stolen. The ring will refuse to take an action that would kill a being unless they are on Oa or with permission. The Guardians recently removed the lethal force prohibition, first to allow lethal force against members of the Sinestro Corps, then against all enemies of the Green Lantern Corps.
  • Preset Conditions: Commands can be stored in the ring to be executed at a later date even if the bearer is not wearing the ring. This ability was demonstrated by Ch'p, who surrendered his ring but ordered it to restrain his enemy after a few moments had passed.
  • Thought Relay: otherwise known as a telepathic link
  • Levitation

Weakness

Mental Instability Protocol: Drug use, neural interference, vertigo or other forms of mental incapacitation can render the wearer unable to use their ring.

Yellow Impurity: Formerly, the rings were unable to directly affect yellow. Now, a wearer can bypass this if they can 'accept fear', which is personified by the color yellow. Rookie lanterns are more susceptible to fear and thus vulnerable to the color yellow.

Recharge Protocol: Formerly, the rings needed to be charged after a period of one planetary axial rotation (dependent on each ring's location), regardless of how often it was used. Currently, the rings retain a charge until they run out of power. This variability ensures that the wearer takes great effort to keep it charged. This weakness do not is applied with the ION's host

Vibrational Interference: If a vibration from a device is set to a certain speed, it causes the ring to function only in miniature, so that if the user wanted to make hands to grab something, the hands would be too small to grab it. A clock has been seen to do this.

Red Power Rings: Red Power Rings can dissolve the energy from a Green Power Ring.

   

 

#18 Posted by karrob (4264 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Lanterns. They have more flexibility with there powers and greater numbers. 

#19 Posted by Logic Mark III (2121 posts) - - Show Bio

GL's would take it; but a LOT of rookies would get owned by Nova corp yellow.
#20 Posted by CODYSF (2053 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Lanterns corps curve stomp Nova anytime.

#21 Posted by nickthedevil (13967 posts) - - Show Bio

Wow. and i liked the Nova corps man.

#22 Posted by czarny_samael666 (17174 posts) - - Show Bio

GLC, but not easily.

#23 Posted by thanobomb1124 (2020 posts) - - Show Bio

GLC Wins

#24 Posted by Dernman (15791 posts) - - Show Bio

GL corps.

#25 Posted by superskrull1985 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

It pretty much comes down to if you are DC fan you will say lanterns win and Marvel fans will say Nova Corps... Also in 2 totally different worlds, if anything Nova Corps and Lanterns would team up not fight each other, so there! I win.

#26 Posted by dccomicsrule2011 (26967 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Lantern corps stomps

#27 Posted by FourthDeity (2234 posts) - - Show Bio

Richie comes in and curbstomps.. Lol jk

GL's are too versatile and outnumber nova's

Nova's are still bad ass though

#28 Posted by superskrull1985 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

@dccomicsrule2011: yup biased DC fan... stupidest arguement, who ever writes the story chooses the winner, there. solved.

#29 Posted by Skaddix (3106 posts) - - Show Bio

@superskrull1985 said:

It pretty much comes down to if you are DC fan you will say lanterns win and Marvel fans will say Nova Corps... Also in 2 totally different worlds, if anything Nova Corps and Lanterns would team up not fight each other, so there! I win.

Not really the difference is clear. The rings give everyone the exact same powers there are no ranks where lesser members get less powers well Alpha Lanterns do have more power but only useful against fellow greens. Only difference is skill, experience and imagination.

#30 Posted by Butcher_Pete (259 posts) - - Show Bio

@superskrull1985: Not at all, I'm a Marvel fan and actually kind of dislike DC... but none of that matters, because it doesnt change the fact that the Nova Corps are severely outmanned and outgunned. Only an incompetent writer who knows absolutely nothing about the GLC would actually let the Nova Corps win. GLC stomps.

#31 Posted by Pwok21 (2459 posts) - - Show Bio

Nove (Richard Rider) w/ Worldmind stomps.

Unless Green Lanterns have Ion / Paralax.

#32 Posted by Petey_is_Spidey (3000 posts) - - Show Bio

There are WAY more than two, but Green Lantern corps stomps. They're just way overpowered here.

#33 Edited by fdw3773 (3 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Lantern Corps wins out decisively. Both are trained to fight as a unit and individually, but the power ring is more versatile in terms of what it enables the user can do for both offense and defense.

It's hard to compare Marvel vs DC characters evenly, since by design DC makes their characters inherently more god-like in terms of their powers and abilities.

(e.g. In the Cosmic Odyssey miniseries, John Stewart's power ring enabled him to survive an explosion that causes a supernova even though he was stunned/unconscious and not using his will to create the force field)

#34 Posted by dondave (38895 posts) - - Show Bio

Green Lantern Corps Stomp

#35 Posted by dondave (38895 posts) - - Show Bio

@fdw3773: The bomb didnt destroy the galaxy, it just led to a Supernova. There were still a few planets left after the explosion IIRC.

#36 Edited by fdw3773 (3 posts) - - Show Bio

@dondave: True, and I made the edit, but the fact is that he survived an explosion of that magnitude without serious injury without having to use his willpower to consciously create some type of force field; the Green Lantern ring just did it on its own in addition to protecting the Martian Manhunter based on existing instructions Stewart gave his ring. That kind of power is way beyond what the Nova Corps Centurions have in general.

#37 Posted by Kingant27 (7784 posts) - - Show Bio

There are alot more lanterns, which gives them quite an edge.

Nova Prime would beat Hal Jordan IMO as eventually Hal Jordan will need to recharge his Lantern ring, unless either of them have it ended it but IMO Nova Prime is too much.

P.s. why do I feel as if every Dc character has a copied version in Marvel.

#38 Posted by ghost_rider1 (3630 posts) - - Show Bio

I have a hard time believing the lanterns can win so easily. If im not mistaken, i believe the nova corps can absorb energy. How will the GL power rings work against the nova corp if they can absorb their energy

#39 Edited by Silverrings (2386 posts) - - Show Bio

I've seen the Lanterns do more impressive stuff, gotta go with them. Also, if they have the Guardians it's probably unfair.

#40 Edited by VanderSEXXX (894 posts) - - Show Bio

@shenron said:

Weakness

Mental Instability Protocol: Drug use, neural interference, vertigo or other forms of mental incapacitation can render the wearer unable to use their ring.

Awwww! I so smokin some pot while wearin the ring automatically disqualifies you from the GL corps. I was always quite curious what constructs would peeps like Cheech and Chong make while in that altered state of mind. :(

Anyway yes GL Corps has this one.

#41 Posted by New_World_Order (13516 posts) - - Show Bio

The most powerful Nova Corp member ( Richard Rider ) would beat the most powerful Green Lantern Corp member ( Hal Jordan ) although there is way more Green Lanterns than there is Nova Corps members. Marvel should really do something like the lanterns with them, anyways based off of what casual Green Lanterns have been showing in the New 52, I wouldn't say there more powerful than the average Nova corpsman. Although it's like for every one Nova corpsman there will be about 10+ on them so it's not a battle they can win.

The Green Lanterns are way too much for the Nova Corps.

#42 Posted by kcjr (350 posts) - - Show Bio

The Lanterns win no doubt. They are individually very powerful.

#43 Edited by mace11 (256 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal jordan is not the most powerful normal green lantern,it's john stewart.his will power max out the ring.By thway the the most powerful member would be hal jordan parallax ,ion kyle. parallax kyle and sodam yat AND GUARDIAN JOHN STEWART,but without the extra powers or power boost normally it would be john stewart.

By the way i am not sure if nova prime could beat normal john or hal.

#44 Posted by Cgoodness (6091 posts) - - Show Bio

Lanterns

#45 Posted by czarny_samael666 (17174 posts) - - Show Bio

GLC, NC barely had feats even when they were alive

#46 Posted by Ultifan123 (16 posts) - - Show Bio

sorry to bring this back up, but the most notable green lantern later became a white lantern, which is hal merged with the entity, which is an omnipotent being, there for green lanterns with an omnipotent being beats a nova corps member any day

#47 Edited by Kingant27 (7784 posts) - - Show Bio

@Ultifan123: 1st of, Hal is probably the most notable Green Lantern.

2nd, it states Green Lanterns, so if current; therefore Kyle wouldn't be included.

Lastly, White Lantern Kyle, is not omnipotent.

#48 Posted by Ultifan123 (16 posts) - - Show Bio

@Ultifan123: 1st of, Hal is probably the most notable Green Lantern.

2nd, it states Green Lanterns, so if current; therefore Kyle wouldn't be included.

Lastly, White Lantern Kyle, is not omnipotent.

I said hal is the most notable, and hal became the first white lantern, he merged with the god of DC universe (the entity) and is now omnipotent.

#49 Posted by Kingant27 (7784 posts) - - Show Bio

@ultifan123: It didn't say Hal before.

Also Hal was nowhere near Omnipotent, which clearly shows my point was right; as only White Lantern Kyle was shown clearly as nigh-omnipotent.

Also the white lantern wouldn't come under the Green Lantern corps any way, so its pointless what you said; no offense.

#50 Posted by waezi2 (8447 posts) - - Show Bio

I would say it's 50/50

The GL has better long distance fighting abilities, but the Novas has super strength. If they can get close enough, they could punch their lights out.