Green Lantern #18

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1963
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
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Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover World of Perilous Traps! (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

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

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
?
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #18 (January 1963)
World of Perilous Traps!
Show/hide 1. World of Perilous Traps! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Carol Ferris; Dusty; Frank; Magot; Sinestro (villain); subhumans of Kyrba (flashback); Qwardians (villains)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #5 ([July 1977?])
The World of Perilous Traps
 
United States
Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #Volume 3 ([April] 2001)
World of Perilous Traps!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (March 2007)
The World of Perilous Traps!
From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #18 (January 1963)

Notes

References Green Lantern #15. Character appearances, synopsis, and notes from Donald Dale Milne.

Show/hide 2. Touchdown for Picasso! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction
Characters
Stan; friend of Stan's; Biff Drake

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #304 (January 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!
Also printed
United States
Sea Devils (DC, 1961 series) #9 (January-February 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!
 
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #148 (January 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!
 
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #102 (January 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!
 
United States
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (DC, 1958 series) #38 (January 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!
 
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #130 (January 1963)
Touchdown for Picasso!

Synopsis

Stan learns that his favorite football player also enjoys the fine arts.

Notes

Information for this sequence provided by Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004. Credits from a list by Lionel English.

Show/hide 3. It's Hard to Believe, But-- Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

Science information on: blood capillaries, erosion by rain, Mars, and MASERs. Information for this sequence from Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004.

Show/hide 4. Green Lantern vs. Power Ring! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Bill Baggett (intro)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane (pages 1-6, layouts pages 7-12)
Mike Sekowsky (pages 7-12)
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #89 ([September 1972?])
Green Lantern vs. Power Ring
 
United States
Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #Volume 3 ([April] 2001)
Green Lantern Vs. Power Ring!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (March 2007)
Green Lantern Vs. Power Ring!
From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #18 (January 1963)

Synopsis

During a series of distance control tests, Bill Baggett finds Hal Jordans ring and uses it for destruction before Hal overcomes him through willpower and regains the ring.

Notes

Pencils correction--was "Gil Kane (layouts by Sekowsky on pages 7-12"), character appearances, and synopsis from Donald Dale Milne on 2 August 2004.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42631

Cover added

  • 17/01/2010

Index completed

  • 17/01/2010

Last updated

  • 16/08/2019