Green Lantern Archives #2

DC Comics

United States

Published
[December] 1999
Page count
232
Cover price
49.95 USD; 76.00 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/297591

Credits

Editing
Dale Crain (collected edition editor)
Michael Wright (collected edition assistant editor)
Alex Jay/Studio J (series design)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Table of contents, 2 pages

Featuring

Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 2. Foreword (Green Lantern) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Script
Kevin Dooley
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Introduction by Kevin Dooley

Show/hide 3. Green Lantern's Oath (Green Lantern) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Author
Pencils
Gil Kane
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Show/hide 4. Green Lantern #6 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Tomar Re]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 5. The World of Living Phantoms! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 24.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Tomar Re] (intro); Carol Ferris; Ibr (villain); Kadmun; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Alyssha (Alien); Cosmo (Alien)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

When Tomar Re has emergencies on two planets at the same time he has to call Hal Jordan to come help. Hal travels to the planet Aku and stops a revolt by the thought images of the original alien race. Hal then travels to Tomar Re's homeworld and helps him fight off an alien invasion.

Show/hide 6. Green Lantern #7 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 7. The Day 100,000 People Vanished! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro (intro, villain); Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Guardians of the Universe; Weaponers of Qward (villains); Ki-Mon (Korugarn alien)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

In an attempt to capture Green Lantern, Sinestro captures 100,000 people from the town of Valdale. The Guardians warn Green Lantern of Sinestro's plan and Green Lantern travels to Qward to rescue the citizens of Valdale.

Show/hide 8. Wings of Destiny! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Terga; Carol Ferris; hijackers (villains)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Green Lantern accidentally changes Pieface into a bird while Green Lantern is having a dream. Later Green Lantern has to meet Terga at the airport and stop a hijacking.

Show/hide 9. Green Lantern #8 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Jack Adler
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 10. The Challenge from 5700 A.D.! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (aka. Pol Manning); Zegor warriors (villains); Solarites; Raf Tamin; Chairman Dasor; Iona Vane; gold sea monster; Dr. Vance Barnard (flashback only); Earth army

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Zegors, a highly evolved gila monster form, have the earth under attack in 5700 AD, and the ruling Solarite council brings Hal Jordan to defeat them. He does so by destroying their main weapon and is returned to the present, with no knowledge of his adventure.

Show/hide 11. Green Lantern #9 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 12. The Battle of the Power Rings! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern Corps [Green Lantern [Tomar Re] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Xaos] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Barrio III] (cameo); Green Lantern [of T4ia] (cameo); Green Lantern [of Aeros] (cameo)]; Sinestro (villain); Guardians of the Universe; Packer Gang

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Sinestro uses his yellow power ring to siphon enough energy from various Green Lanterns to attack the Guardians of the Universe themselves.

Show/hide 13. Green Lantern's Brother Act! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Jim Jordan; Sue Williams; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Jack Jordan; Punchy (Gangster) (villain); Looie (Gangster) (villain)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Hal joins his brothers Jim and Jack Jordan to help with Jack Jordan's election campaign. Reporter Sue Williams tries to prove that Jim Jordan is Green Lantern.

Show/hide 14. Green Lantern #10 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Beverly Blanding

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 15. Prisoner of the Power Ring! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Beverly Blanding; Dr. Jason Blanding (flashback); Will Chambers; Mrs. Blanding

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #10 (January-February 1962)
Prisoner of the Power Ring!
Also printed
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #4 ([April 1977?])
Prisoner of the Power Ring
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1 (October 2005)
Secret of Green Lantern's Mask!

Synopsis

Dr. Jason Blanding shrinks his entire family to a sub-atomic level. Once there Green Lantern's ring energy begins to affect the sub-atomic world and Green Lantern has to travel there to rescue the Blanding family.

Show/hide 16. The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Mr. Burbank (banker); Hank (Bank Robber); Mr. Davis (Jet Mechanic); Hank (Safe-Cracker)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #10 (January-February 1962)
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath!
Also printed
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #88 (February-March 1972)
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #95 ([March 1973?])
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath
 
Australia
The Original Green Lantern (KG Murray, 1974 series) #4 ([March 1975?])
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (Murray, 1978? series) #9 ([August 1978?])
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #9 (May 1981)
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath!
 
United States
Even More Secret Origins (DC, 2003 series) (June 2003)
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1 (October 2005)
The Origin of Green Lantern's Oath!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #1 (October 2005)
Green Lantern #5

Synopsis

Green Lantern tells Pieface the story of his first three cases, on which his oath is based.

Show/hide 17. Green Lantern #11 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Langern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern Corps [Green Lantern [Tomar-Re of Xudar]; Green Lantern [Xax of Xaos]; Green Lantern of Grenda; Green Lantern of Aeros]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Notes

Some sources in the past have credited the inking of this cover to Murphy Anderson. Giella inking credits confirmed by Bob Bailey, Steve Brumbaugh and Bob Hughes. Giella is also listed in the Schwartz pay records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 18. The Strange Trial of Green Lantern! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern Corps [Green Lantern [Tomar-Re of Xudar]; Green Lantern of Grenda; Green Lantern of Aeos; Green Lantern of Rojira; Green Lantern of J586; Green Lantern of Barrio III]; Sinestro (Villain)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Sinestro tries to mind control Hal Jordan. Hal's behaviour gets him called before the Green Lantern Corps.

Show/hide 19. The Trail of the Missing Power Ring! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Terga; Carol Ferris; Billy Taylor; Bandy (Crook); Ralplh (Crook)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Hal Jordan loses his power ring and it's found by a child.

Show/hide 20. Green Lantern #12 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 21. Green Lantern's Statue Goes to War! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] as Pol Manning; Iona Vane; Dasor; General Bassett; General Korning; General Mi-Vard; Ferenc Aldebaran

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Green Lantern is brought to the future again to assume his Pol Manning identity to discover why three generals are trying to overthrow the government.

Notes

5700 AD story.

Show/hide 22. Zero Hour in the Silent City! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Frankie (Safe-cracker); Danny (Safe-cracker)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

Green Lantern must discover what has stopped all sound in the city.

Show/hide 23. Green Lantern #13 (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Barry Allen]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Show/hide 24. The Duel of the Super-Heroes! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 25.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Iris West; Chi-Yam (Chief of the planet Spectar); Gi-Dor; Pieface [Thomas Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Terga (Kalmuku's girlfriend)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Synopsis

When Green Lantern exceeds the speed of light he crashes on the extra-dimensional planet of Spectar. The aliens there brainwash him and send him to Earth to capture the Flash.

Notes

1st Green Lantern and Flash team up. They reveal their identities to each other for the first time.

Show/hide 25. Biographies Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Biography

Credits

Author
Mark Waid
Letters
typeset

Notes

Biographies for John Broome, Gil Kane, Joe Giella, Murphy Anderson, and Julius Schwartz. Biographical material researched and written by Mark Waid.

Show/hide 26. Backcover (Green Lantern) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Sinestro; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern Corps [Green Lantern [Tomar-Re of Xudar]; Green Lantern [Xax of Xaos]; Green Lantern of Grenda; Green Lantern of Aeros]]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Jack Adler
Murphy Anderson
Joe Giella
Colours
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Notes

Black-and-white reconstruction on some internal material by Rick Keene.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36401

Entry created

  • 17/05/2008

Index completed

  • 23/08/2019

Last updated

  • 23/08/2019