Green Lantern #29

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1964
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/18423

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Half A Green Lantern Is Better Than None! (Green Lantern) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Black Hand [William Hand]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Editing
Julius Schwartz

Reprint history

Compare
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #229 (September-October 1974)
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #3 ([January 1977?])
Show/hide 1. Half A Green Lantern Is Better Than None! (Green Lantern) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Pieface [Tom Kalmaku]; Joe Hand (first appearance); David Hand (first appearance); Peter Hand (first appearance); Black Hand [William Hand] (first appearance; villain; origin)

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #29 (June 1964)
 
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #229 (September-October 1974)
Half a Green Lantern Is Better Than None!
 
United States
The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #229 (September-October 1974)
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #124 ([August 1975?])
Half a Green Lantern is Better Than None
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1974 series) #124 ([August 1975?])
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #3 ([January 1977?])
Half a Green Lantern is Better than None!
 
Australia
Green Lantern Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #3 ([January 1977?])
 
United States
Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #Volume 4 ([June] 2002)
Half A Green Lantern Is Better Than None!
 
United States
Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #Volume 4 ([June] 2002)
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (March 2007)
Half a Green Lantern is Better Than None!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (March 2007)
From GCD
from Green Lantern (DC, 1960 series) #29 (June 1964)
Original
Green Lantern 29, June 1964
This version
The Flash 229, September-October 1974

Synopsis

Black Hand has created a device to store Green Lanterns ring energy and tries to use that energy to imprison Green Lantern in another dimension.

Notes

Tie in to story in Green Lantern #24. Gil Kane makes an appearance, breaking the fourth wall and informing the reader about the origin of Black Hand.

Show/hide 2. This World Is Mine (Green Lantern) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Snapper Carr]; Carol Ferris

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sid Greene

Reprint history

From GCD
in Green Lantern Archives (DC, 1993 series) #4 (June 2002)
in Showcase Presents Green Lantern (DC, 2005 series) #2 (February 2007)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42732

Cover added

  • 17/01/2010

Index completed

  • 17/01/2010

Last updated

  • 06/01/2011