Green Lantern #184 [Direct-Sales Variant]
(January 1985)

DC, 1976 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1984-09-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Len Wein (credited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Indicia carries Warner logo and "A Warner Communications Company".


Earth's Three Emerald Warriors (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Inks:
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Guardian of the Universe; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]
Synopsis:
The three Green Lanterns charge their rings from a single battery.

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Free T-Shirt (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Earth's Other Green Lantern! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome (credited); Len Wein ? (additions)
Pencils:
Gil Kane (credited); Dick Giordano (additions)
Inks:
Sid Greene (credited); Dick Giordano (additions)
Colors:
Shelley Eiber (credited)
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar] (credited)
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Sinestro (cameo); The Shark (cameo); Sonar (cameo); Black Hand (cameo); Guardians of the Universe; Green Lantern [Abin Sur]; Doctor Polaris (cameo); Gherans
Synopsis:
The Guardians show Hal Jordan what would have happened if Guy Gardner had been chosen by Abin Sur as his successor. In that alternate past, Guy travels to the planet Ghera, which Hal never had, and ends a civil war there. But he contracts a yellow plague which kills him and as he dies, he passes the power ring and battery to Hal Jordan. Intrigued, Hal meets and becomes friends with Guy Gardner after the Guardians' presentation is through.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April 2007).
In addition to modifications of the opening splash page, including new text, the final three panels are completely new art and text.

Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco cookies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Look Out When New Bonkers Fruit Candy Hits Town! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco candies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Saturday Morning (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

NBC TV Network / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

A Powerhouse of Fun! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Powerhouse Electric Train Set / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from John Henry Sain, Mitchell Evans, Perry Beider, and Gerry Woodling.

Justice League of America vs the Avengers the Death of a Dream (Table of Contents)

Meanwhile... / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Giordano (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
In Part II of the story, Dick relates why the expected team-up comic between DC and Marvel will not be published.

Gotta-Get-a-Grit! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

On Sale Right Now!! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Get in on the Action with Power Action! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Super Powers Collection / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Build the World's Most Advanced Defense System. (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Revell / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Earth's Three Emerald Warriors
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Free T-Shirt
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  3. 2. Earth's Other Green Lantern!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!!
    Nabisco cookies
  5. 4. Look Out When New Bonkers Fruit Candy Hits Town!
    Nabisco candies
  6. 5. Saturday Morning
    NBC TV Network
  7. 6. A Powerhouse of Fun!
    Powerhouse Electric Train Set
  8. 7. Write Right Now!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  10. 9. Justice League of America vs the Avengers the Death of a Dream
    Meanwhile...
  11. 10. Gotta-Get-a-Grit!
    Grit
  12. 11. On Sale Right Now!!
    DC Comics
  13. 12. Get in on the Action with Power Action!
    Super Powers Collection
  14. 13. Build the World's Most Advanced Defense System.
    Revell
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Donald Dale Milne