Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Brightest Day #11 [2010]


The Brightest Day maxi-series follows 12 resurrected characters from the Blackest Night event. The entity within the White Lantern reveals that it is dying and a replacement must be chosen and each of the 12 have returned to protect Earth until the arrival of its new protector.


Aquaman is trying to struggle why he is telepathically linked to only dead sea life. He is consoled by his wife Mera who is also worried about the revelation that he controls them. Aquaman’s return has also instigated the return of his archnemesis, Black Manta. The White Lantern reveals to Aquaman to find the new Aqualad who happens to be Black Manta’s son.


Both Ronnie Raymond and Jason Rusch are separated from the Firestorm matrix. Professor Stein tells Ronnie that it is imperative that both Ronnie and Jason do not combine to form Firestorm due to the impending explosions that will result. We also learn that there is a third entity within the Firestorm matrix. The third entity is the Black Lantern Firestorm now calling himself Deathstorm.
Deathstorm takes possession of both Professor Stein and Alvin Rusch Alvin as leverage against the Ronnie Raymond and Jason Rusch. He also takes possession of the White Lantern and infects it to bring the raise 12 Black Lanterns to stop the 12 resurrected heroes.