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    Quote Originally Posted by Digifiend View Post
    If she does keep her current powers, she'd technically no longer be a Green Lantern (notice that she doesn't make constructs any more - probably because she can't). So she'd need a new name. One of the animated movies gave her one: Limelight. Do you guys think she should adopt that name in the comics?
    Saw the movie. I don't think that was actually a codename, but a confused metaphor by the speaker; when we see the glimpse of the future, Jessica is remembered as a Green Lantern, not a Limelight.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.B View Post
    Thinking Jessica will take over the GL book for 5G.
    a Jessica book would be interesting to see, I wonder how epic they'd go with Jessica Cruz at the lead. I would hope if they do a Jess book that they reference her development in Odyssey. she's got a sorta Kitty Pryde meets Star Lord vibe going on, I wonder how they would build off that persona in a solo run.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lemonpeace View Post
    a Jessica book would be interesting to see, I wonder how epic they'd go with Jessica Cruz at the lead. I would hope if they do a Jess book that they reference her development in Odyssey. she's got a sorta Kitty Pryde meets Star Lord vibe going on, I wonder how they would build off that persona in a solo run.
    I think a Jessica book would be more down-to-Earth then "epic."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frontier View Post
    I think a Jessica book would be more down-to-Earth then "epic."
    that would be a shame, we've done down to earth Jess, if they are going to make her the headlining Green Lantern book, she should be in space taking on large-scale cosmic threats like they would make Hal or John or Kyle if they were headlining; Kyle was largely on earth in the 90s but even he's had his more epic adventures.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lemonpeace View Post
    that would be a shame, we've done down to earth Jess, if they are going to make her the headlining Green Lantern book, she should be in space taking on large-scale cosmic threats like they would make Hal or John or Kyle if they were headlining; Kyle was largely on earth in the 90s but even he's had his more epic adventures.
    I'm looking at it from a character perspective. I just feels she fits better with Earth-driven and character-oriented stories. Not to say she can't occasionally be involve in an epic cosmic event, but I feel like you should build up to it.

    Frankly, I'm not expecting her to be the new headlining GL since it seems like they'll be going with someone even newer.

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    I love her

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    Quote Originally Posted by Frontier View Post
    I'm looking at it from a character perspective. I just feels she fits better with Earth-driven and character-oriented stories. Not to say she can't occasionally be involve in an epic cosmic event, but I feel like you should build up to it.

    Frankly, I'm not expecting her to be the new headlining GL since it seems like they'll be going with someone even newer.
    But none of the newer ones are suitable. Jo from Far Sector is from the future, Keli, the Teen Lantern in Young Justice, is just a kid, and so is the boy from that new graphic novel.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frontier View Post
    I think a Jessica book would be more down-to-Earth then "epic."
    Quote Originally Posted by lemonpeace View Post
    that would be a shame, we've done down to earth Jess, if they are going to make her the headlining Green Lantern book, she should be in space taking on large-scale cosmic threats like they would make Hal or John or Kyle if they were headlining; Kyle was largely on earth in the 90s but even he's had his more epic adventures.
    IMHO, I think the character is on the "down-to-earth" spectrum. I mean, for all the power she's been given with the ring and other sources, she's not much of a "god among men" type, like Superman or Wonder Woman. Frankly, I think she has more in common with superhero characters like Spider-Man and other street-level operators then not.

    IMHO, I'd like to see a revival of the series she and Simon Baz shared, but, in any event, hope the character doesn't get pushed to the back like so many great legacy characters do over time.
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    I hope Jessica takes over as GL for 5G. It makes the most sense and her leading a solo title wold be so cool! Though it makes too much sense to make her the main Gl for 5G, therefore DC likely won’t do it.
    Done with DC. Can't handle the constant whiplash! Time to go on a hiatus!

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