Everyone knows about Kryptonite, the color yellow and Spider-Man’s terrible root beer allergy. But some superheroes’ Achilles heels are a bit more esoteric… Welcome to Ten Things!
Whooshman-Bicarbonate Films, in conjunction with ‘An Amateur Comics Historian’ and that thing where Wonder Woman kept getting tied up, Presents:
10) THE GREEN GUARDSMAN
Hailing from an alternate Earth, The Green Guardsman (real name: Scott Mason) was a stalwart member of The Justice Guild Of America. Believed to be a fictional character in the world of ‘Justice League Unlimited’, he encountered the JLA and Green Lantern John Stewart, who eventually discovered the Guild’s terrible secret. As a reference to Alan Scott, the Golden Age Green Lantern, whose weakness was wood, The Guardsman’s power ring was useless against aluminum, meaning that either hero could be pole-axed by a Little Leaguer with the right baseball bat…