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Green Lantern: 80 Years of the Emerald Knight Contents

There hasn’t been much information released about the just released hardcover, Green Lantern: 80 Years of the Emerald Knight. The book is available now, and can be ordered from Amazon…

Comics Legend Dennis O’Neil Passes Away at 81

Longtime comics writer Dennis “Denny” O’Neil passed away on June 11, 2020 at the age of 81. Denny was born on May 3, 1939 in St. Louis, Missouri , began…

Green Lantern 80th Anniversary Final Covers Released

The Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular was originally slated for a May release, but with everyone going on with the publication of comics it’s been rescheduled for June…

Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular #1 Announced

DC Comics has announced Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular #1 to be released on May 20th to honor the 80th anniversary of the debut of Alan Scott.  This…

The Podcast of Oa Episode 146

The Living Planet Two retro-reviews are the focus of episode 146 of The Podcast of Oa.  Co-host Myron Rumsey and Phil Bova start the episode talking about some Green Lantern…

Green Lantern Solicitations for November 2019

DC Comics has released their solicitations for products being released in November of 2019 as well as a number of collected editions that will release in December.  As previously announced…

The Podcast of Oa Episode 141

Space Junkies! Co-hosts Phil Bova and Myron Rumsey are back with episode 141 of The Podcast of Oa. This episode Myron and Phil take a look at The Green Lantern…

The Green Lantern #8 Review

“This is an original Adams, right?” Green Lantern and Green Arrow – just saying the names of these two characters in the same breath conjures up a number of iconic…

The Green Lantern #6 Review

“Just for once…don’t shoot the monster” This week’s issue six of The Green Lantern brings us to the midpoint of season one of Grant Morrison’s run on the series. What…

May 2018 Green Lantern Solicitations

DC Comics has released their list of comics being published in May of 2018.  May is the kick off for the new “No Justice” event which includes Sinestro among the…

DC’s Neal Adams Variant Theme for February 2016

Ahead of DC Comics’ February 2016 comics solicitations IGN has showcased the pencil versions of the variant covers for the month.  DC has hired Neal Adams to draw all twenty…

Green Lantern October Monster Variant Covers

 Amidst all the hoopla coming from the San Diego Comic-Con DC Comics released the cover images for their October variant covers.  Once again the theme is Halloween and monsters and…

Green Lantern: Architects of the Bronze Age

The Men Who Grew the Mythos The Sixth in a Series Examining Green Lantern History Throughout the months of June and July we are celebrating the 75th anniversary of Green…

Green Lantern: The Bronze Age 1970-1984

Social Relevancy in a Changing World The Fifth in a Series Examining Green Lantern History A Bustle in our Hedgerow The Silver Age was an explosion of new ideas that…

Green Lantern / Green Arrow Getting an Absolute Edition

DC Comics will be releasing an Absolute Edition of the famed Denny O’Neil / Neal Adams run on Green Lantern / Green Arrow in December.  The 368 page book will…