is the original super-hero known as Alan Scott . The weapon he wields is a mystic Green Lantern power ring that turns his thoughts into energy constructs. Although he has never actually been a member of the Green Lantern Corps, his ring taps into the same power source that fuels them. His adventures originally took place during the Golden Age on Earth-Two, but he was introduced into mainstream continuity during the . His family includes his two children Crisis on Infinite Earths and Jade along with his wife Obsidian Molly Mayne. As one of the oldest heroes still active today, Alan Scott continues to fight against evil relentlessly and also acts as a mentor to the younger generation of metahumans in need of guidance. He is a founding member of the and the Justice Society of America , and also a member of All-Star Squadron Checkmate and the Sentinels of Magic. Alan Scott was created by Bill Finger and Martin Nodell, first appearing in ( All-American Comics #16 1940). In 2011, James Robinson revamped Alan Scott as the openly homosexual Green Lantern of Earth 2.