The use of retcons, or retroactive continuity, may be seen by some as proof that a story or trope was broken from the get-go. We say, au contraire! Sometimes going back to make adjustments to a narrative is not only a good idea, it’s absolutely NECESSARY. Welcome to Ten Things!
Though not the longest-lived comics company of the Golden Age, Quality Comics output proves that the company’s moniker wasn’t just a clever name. With the likes of Uncle Sam, The Phantom Lady and Black Condor still rattling around the DC Universe, their presence is still felt today. Of course, their greatest alumnus is the stretching adventurer Eel O’Brien, known to the world as Plastic Man! He’s not on this list, but now I bet you’re all wondering who is… Welcome to Ten Things!
When the ‘Toon Tumbler Facebook page revealed the art for their Comic-Con exclusive, many people started scouring the ‘net for a rundown of who would be on the team. The one character that was a mystery was the woman pictured below Green Arrow and Hawkman. During the New 52 panel on Saturday, Geoff Johns revealed her to be Lady Luck. Lady Luck?