July marks the 75th anniversary of the first appearance of Green Lantern and while we don't know the full extent to which DC might honor the characters there are a couple of things already known. DC has stealthily put a 75th anniversary logo up on a new character page over on the DC Comics website. Also listed on Amazon.com is a new 400 page hardcover anthology titled Green Lantern: A Celebration of 75 Years which is listed to be getting an September 9, 2015 release date with a $39.99 pre-order price.
GREEN LANTERN: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS HC
Written by JOHN BROOME, DENNIS O’NEIL, GEOFF JOHNS and others Art by MARTIN NODELL, GIL KANE, NEAL ADAMS and others Cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS On sale SEPTEMBER 30 • 400 pg, FC, $39.99 US The heroic career of Green Lantern is celebrated in a new, 75th anniversary hardcover! Don’t miss these tales that introduced the Golden Age GL, Alan Scott, as well as Hal Jordan and the entire legacy of the Green Lantern Corps!
Hopefully we'll get a Green Lantern variant cover month from DC and maybe a couple of other surprises to make it special.
|DC's new Green Lantern bio pic|