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Green Lanterns #25 Review

“I am the acolyte of the spectrum” With last week’s Green Lanterns #25 sets the stage for the next arc of the series, elevating Volthoom’s arc to the major thrust…

Green Lanterns #24 Review

¬†“I’m trapped in a terrible movie” Green Lanterns #24 bring the three part “Lost in Space” story to an end, setting the series up for Volthoom’s big plans to take…

Green Lanterns #23 Review

“The Emerald Sun is always up there….” This week’s Green Lanterns #23 takes what we knew about Green Lantern history and spins it on its head, revealing new information which…

Green Lanterns #22 Review

“Looks like they’ll give anyone a green ring now” It was only a matter of time before the Green Lanterns series would have to make some sort of connection with…

Green Lanterns #21 Review

“It’s about to get weird out here” The “Polarity” arc reaches its conclusion in this week’s Green Lanterns #21 although it’s not really as much a conclusion as a “to…

Green Lanterns #20 Review

“Fall down seven times, stand up eight” Part two of “The Green Impurity” was released this week with Sam Humphries and Eduardo Panseca on board for issue twenty of the…

Green Lanterns #19 Review

“Nothing can contain me!” Straying away from the solicited “The Green Impurity” arc this week’s nineteenth installment of the Green Lanterns series once again sidesteps the looming Volthoom plot which…

Green Lanterns #18 Review

“I was the first one in the universe to wear a power ring” I originally thought that this week’s Green Lanterns #18 would be a return to the Volthoom/Rami plot…

Green Lanterns #17 Review

“I carry a gun because I’m afraid” This week saw the conclusion of the Green Lanterns / Batman team up in issue 17 of the Green Lanterns series as they…

Green Lanterns #16 Review

“This gun in my Robin” This week’s Green Lanterns #16 is the first of a two-parter teaming Batman with Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz as they take on a new…

Green Lanterns #15 Review

“Are we still doing pancakes tomorrow!?” One of the criticisms leveled at the Green Lanterns series has been that, while we’ve been beaten over the head with the fact that…

Green Lanterns #14 Review

“We’re all unique. And special like…like snowflakes” With this week’s Green Lanterns #14 writer Sam Humphries brings closure to the second arc of the series. ¬†Frank Laminski has been a…

Green Lanterns #13 Review

“The ring will consume him alive” “The Phantom Lantern” began with a great deal of promise as writer Sam Humphries started the tale by giving us a sympathetic antagonist in…

Green Lanterns #12 Review

“All I wanted was a power ring” Part of the Geoff Johns’ school of lantern lore, the further away from the center of the emotional spectrum you are, the more…

Green Lanterns #11 Review

“Who are you – the ring police?” With the new Phantom Lantern on the scene this week’s Green Lanterns #11 shows us the first adventure of the newest ring bearer…

Green Lanterns #10 Review

“There’s nothing I can’t achieve” Since the Phantom Ring first appeared there have been several theories about how the new ring works, with the low hanging fruit being that the…