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"Tor lorek san, bor nakka mur, Natromo faan tornek wot ur. Ter Lantern ker lo Abin Sur, Taan lek lek nok--Formorrow Sur!" —Indigo Tribe oath


The Indigo Tribe symbol

The Indigo Tribe is an inter-galactic missionary-force originally created for the sole purpose of opposing the rise of the Black Lantern Corps. Wielding the Indigo Light of Compassion, members of the tribe can draw upon and use the emotional powers of other lantern corps if a corpsman is within their vicinity.

While on initial observation the Indigo Tribe may seem to be made up of various individuals who all possess, and are recruited into the tribe for, a large capacity for compassion, the tribe is actually made up of the worst killers and remorseless sadists that the universe has ever known. Hunted and captured by Green Lantern Abin Sur, they were each brought to the tribe's home planet, Nok, where they were subjected to the Indigo Light of compassion and bestowed with their aforementioned capacity for empathy.

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During his tenor as an intergalactic peace keeper, Green Lantern Abin Sur came to the planet Nok to thwart a siege against its inhabitants. During the siege, Abin Sur and a Nok native called Natromo uncovered a wellspring to the power of Compassion. Discovering that if they coated their weapons in the "indigo light" that the wellspring emitted, those struck by them would suddenly feel remorse as well as regret over their actions. After the siege ended, Abin Sur and Natromo decided to harness the indigo light to form an army to oppose the Blackest Night Prophecy which prophesied the rise of the Black Lantern Corps and the consumption of all life.

To accomplish that, the two harnessed wellspring to create the Indigo Lantern Power Battery. Once crafted, Abin Sur departed the world and later returned with a criminal called Iroque who was forcibly given an Indigo Power Ring. Upon contact with the ring, the formerly criminal suddenly felt remorse over her actions and became a completely changed individual. Seeing the result, Abin Sur began collecting other criminals from across space and fitted them with these Power Rings thus forming the Indigo Tribe to fight the Blackest Night.

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  • Members of the Indigo Tribe speak a language that is unknown even to the Green Lantern Power Rings, which are supposed to hold knowledge of every language in the universe.
  • "Nok" ('May compassion guide you') is the most commonly used phrase amongst members of the indigo tribe. Other translated phrases/words included; "Le Orak Te [Name]" ('My name is [Name]'), "Luca" ('Please') and "Klok Ner" ('Help me').
  • In addition to a power ring, Indigo Tribe members also wield coral-like staves that act as their power batteries and energy conduit.
  • The Indigo Light of compassion is the most elusive light within the emotional spectrum. Very few can wield the indigo light because it requires the user to give themselves over completely to the universe and be able to feel and empathise with every living creature in existence.
  • The tribe's power is fuelled by Proselyte, an entity that is the embodiment of compassion.
  • While indeed created to thwart the Blackest Day prophecy, the Tribe was also created for a secondary reason; to oppose the emotionless Guardians of the Universe should they ever become mad with power and attempt to bend the emotion-filled universe to their way of thinking as a means to "maintain order".

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Villains Amon Sur - Anti-Monitor - Arkillo - Atrocitus - Black Hand - Bleez - Doctor Light - Eclipso - Evil Star - Glomulus - Hank Henshaw - Hector Hammond - Krona - Larfleeze - Lyssa Drak - Major Force - Nekron - Parallax - Qwardian Thunderer - Qwardian Weaponer - Ranx - Sinestro - Solomon Grundy - Vandal Savage - Vice
Other Fatality - Indigo-1 - Munk - Predator - Star Sapphire (Carol Ferris)
Items
Light - Power Ring - Power Battery - Rage
Weapons Blue Energy - Green Energy - Hard-Light Shield - Power of the Starheart - Red Energy - Starheart Fragment - Yellow Energy
Apparel Alan Scott's Wrapped Treads - Ascetic's Ragged Shirt - Avatar of Ophidian - Black Lantern Corp Emblem - Blue Lantern Corp Emblem - Cap of Hope - Cybernetic Semblance - Death's Vest - Disciple of Parallax - Energy Armor - Energy Battery - Energy Battery Backpack - Energy Battery Gloves - Enhanced Green Lantern Emblem - Alan Scott - Fatal Gloves - Ferris Aircraft Hoodie - Gardner-style Vest - Green Knight - Green Lantern Corp Emblem - Green Lantern Emblem - Alan Scott - Green Lantern Hoodie - Heart of The Predator - Herald of the Black - Indigo Tribe Emblem - Life Shell - Manhunter Circuitry - Oan Tech Mask - Orange Lantern Corp Emblem - Qwardian Fighter - Qwardian Thunderer Elite Helm - Red Lantern Corp Emblem - Ryut Shoulderpads - Scion of Ion - Sector 13 Shoulderpads - Sector 3601 - Sector Agent - Sector Incendiary - Shepherd of Adara - Sinestro Corp Emblem - Sinestro Hoodie - Sinestro's Banded Gauntlets - Star Helmet - Star Sapphire Designer T-Shirt - Star Sapphire Emblem - Tunic of Greed - Vestments of Rage - Vesture of Proselyte - White Lantern Corp Emblem - Wings of the Betrayed
Other Amber Mist Container - Amber Mist Container Device - Amethyst Mist Container - Amethyst Mist Container Device - Azure Mist Container - Azure Mist Container Device -Black Energy Tendrils - Black Lantern Corps Wall Banner - Blight Corruption (Wall) - Blue Lantern Corps Wall Banner - Citrine Mist Container - Citrine Mist Container Device - Crimson Mist Container - Crimson Mist Container Device - Emerald Mist Container - Emerald Mist Container Device - Green Lantern Corps Memorial Statue - Green Lantern Corps Wall Banner - Indigo Tribe Wall Banner - Model of Mogo - Model of Ranx - MY Piggy Bank - Orange Lantern Corps Wall Banner - Power Ring Prison - Red Lantern Corps Wall Banner - Sinestro Corps Wall Banner - Spectrum Poster - Star Sapphire Console - Star Sapphire Console Column - Star Sapphire Crystal - Star Sapphires Wall Banner - Star Sapphire Wall Monitor - Star Sapphire Wall Seal - Violet Beacon - White Lantern Corps Wall Banner
Locations
Coast City - Ferris Aircraft - Korugar - Mogo - Qward - Ranx - Oa - Zamaron
PvE Downtown Metropolis Battlezone - Metropolis Battlezone - Metropolis City Hall - Mogo's Command Center - Oa Central Power Battery - Oan Sciencells - Ranx's Command Center - Secret Research Facility - S.T.A.R. Labs Research Facility
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Miscellaneous
Alpha Lanterns - Black Lantern Corps - Blue Lantern Corps - Green Lantern Corps - Guardians of the Universe - Indigo Tribe - Justice League of America - LexCorp - Manhunters - Orange Lantern Corps - Red Lantern Corps - Sinestro Corps - S.T.A.R. Labs - Star Sapphire Corps - White Lantern Corps

Blackest Day - Blackest Night - Corrupted Zamaron - Fight for the Light - Oa Under Siege - War of the Light Part I - War of the Light Part II

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