#1 Posted by TheLastSonOfKrypton (221 posts) - - Show Bio

Who character do you like more? and who do you like more as Green Lantern? Why?

#2 Posted by kgb725 (11001 posts) - - Show Bio

I like John

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#3 Edited by Fallschirmjager (20392 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal Jordan, easy. He's more enjoyable to read. Honestly the New 52 JL has missed him IMO. And I love Barry Allen / Hal Jordan bromance...want a book for them so bad.

I find John boring. And I don't really care to watch cartoons anymore. I enjoyed them when I was a kid, but meh.

#4 Posted by AllStarSuperman (28796 posts) - - Show Bio

^this. Hal in a STOMP

#5 Posted by Bruxae (16777 posts) - - Show Bio

John, because Hal is obnoxious.

#6 Posted by Joygirl (20855 posts) - - Show Bio

I dislike both but find Hal more palatable. John is too damn serious.

#7 Posted by Joygirl (20855 posts) - - Show Bio

@bruxae: Holy crap we disagreed, that so rarely happens.

#8 Posted by Bruxae (16777 posts) - - Show Bio

@joygirl: Well to be fair I dont know all that much about John, I just find Hal very offputting - so that might be a factor! But who knows, have to be a first time for everything. :O

#9 Posted by Catsnlynne (1178 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal. Don't care for John at all.

#10 Posted by Joygirl (20855 posts) - - Show Bio

@bruxae: Honestly I dislike Hal too -- I hate him -- I just hate John more. He just seems like a waste of space to me, he doesn't even have the fact that he is oppressively dickish like Guy to give him character. John just seems to clog things up like a really gooey crap.

#11 Posted by BlackWind (9148 posts) - - Show Bio

John. And no, not because of the cartoon. The man still has so much potential that DC never uses. Somebody on the site even gave an example of how he could be filled out, a great one! Hal? He dlesn't appeal to me, at all.

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#12 Edited by Avenging-X-Bolt (15071 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal. I find him a bit more relatable than the others. John can be awesome at times but other times he can be boring or just plain unlikeable. Kyle has cool constructs but can be a little whiny and comes off as a deux ex machina to me. Guy well......do i really need to explain whats wrong with him?

#13 Posted by Extremis (3594 posts) - - Show Bio
#14 Posted by DEGRAAF (8346 posts) - - Show Bio

John Stewart

#15 Posted by PowerHerc (86157 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal Jordan.

He's the Michael Jordan of Green Lanterns.

#16 Posted by ShadowSwordmaster (19667 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal Jordan.

#17 Posted by Farkam (5877 posts) - - Show Bio

This thread has been done like too many darn times already :|

John from the cartoon. Guy from the comics.

#18 Posted by The Stegman (30073 posts) - - Show Bio

John is a boring, stoic character that isn't charming like other stoic characters (Batman). Hal easily is more entertaining.

#19 Edited by Extremis (3594 posts) - - Show Bio

@powerherc: lol that made me laugh

Something about juxtaposing sports with comics just doesn't make sense

#20 Posted by PowerHerc (86157 posts) - - Show Bio

@extremis said:

@powerherc: lol that made me laugh

Something about juxtaposing sports with comics just doesn't make sense

I'm glad you liked it. ;)

I thought it made perfect sense, though.

#21 Posted by Squares (8661 posts) - - Show Bio

John Stewart, because Phil LaMarr.

#22 Edited by Immortal777 (9488 posts) - - Show Bio

John

Hal is an annoying douche.

#23 Posted by RDthaGREAT (4 posts) - - Show Bio

I like john better hes has the most will power

#24 Posted by Extremis (3594 posts) - - Show Bio

@powerherc: haha no it's good, I was just kidding because sports and comics are such different mediums. But strangely it does make sense

#25 Edited by Extremis (3594 posts) - - Show Bio

I like john better hes has the most will power

#26 Edited by Dabee (2421 posts) - - Show Bio

Hal Jordan was the GL I liked when I got into comics, so I naturally stick with what I've been with. I really like John Stewart, though.

#27 Edited by Extremis (3594 posts) - - Show Bio

@dabee: hear hear!

I wish there wasn't so much division over what GL to like. I love Green Lantern in general so I'd have to rack my brain to find one I don't like lol

I do understand people's complaints about John seeming kind of vanilla at times. But honestly I think it's just because many writers don't know how to write him other than the straight man cop ya know? He has potential, it's just not always fully realized.

#28 Edited by RustyRoy (15012 posts) - - Show Bio

Between these two John, between all Lanterns Kyle.