Green Lantern #182 [Direct]
(November 1984)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1984-07-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Len Wein (editor, credited); Tom Condon (managing editor, credited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; standard Modern Age US
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."


Who Will Be the New Green Lantern (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Gibbons [as Gibbons] (signed)
Inks
Dave Gibbons [as Gibbons] (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Hal Jordan; Carol Ferris; Thomas Kalmaku; Carl Ferris; Bruce Gordon; Richard Davis
Synopsis
Hal Jordan is astonished at the identity of his replacement Green Lantern.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Atari Presents Mario Bros. (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Mario Bros. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

It's a Dirty Job, But...! (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein (credited)
Pencils
Dave Gibbons (credited)
Inks
Mark Farmer (credited)
Colors
Anthony Tollin (credited)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)

Job Number
G-1474
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hal Jordan; Green Lantern [Abin Sur] (flashback); Guardians of the Universe; Carol Ferris; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Major Disaster [Paul Booker] (villain); Bruce Gordon; Eclipso (image only); Tawny Young; April O'Rourke; Richard Davis; Mr. Smith; Carl Ferris; Tom Kalmaku; Lieutenant Costello; Clay Kendall
Synopsis
John Stewart is named new Green Lantern by the Guardians of the Universe and he must stop Major Disaster from destroying a dam. Hal Jordan visits Abin Sur's grave and recalls how he first received the power ring. He later learns Stewart's secret identity, and Bruce Gordon has a premonition about Eclipso.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Hal Jordan is a central non-powered character until about issue #199. John Stewart becomes the primary Green Lantern until about issue #195. Story references Green Lantern #177.

Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Nabisco cookies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cross Swords with Champions! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Blue Devil (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Flash Force 2000 / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Denys Cowan [as Cowan] (signed)
Inks
Sal Trapani [as Trapani] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

"Cover" to the "Bonus Flash Force 2000 Comic."

Driving Force! (Table of Contents: 7)

Flash Force 2000 / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Loren Fleming (credited)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Sal Trapani (credited)
Colors
Joe Orlando (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar] (credited)
Editing
Andy Helfer (credited)

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dark Seekers; Dr. Malcolm Ryder; Flash Ryder; Damon Ryder; Shari; Terminus 3; Maz; Scout; 'Vette; Rampagers
Synopsis
Terminus 3 tricks Damon into allowing him access to Dr. Ryder's lab, where Terminus reprograms the auto cars for evil. They kill Dr. Ryder but his three secret prototype cars destroy the Rampagers and save the city, even as Terminus 3 escapes using Damon as a hostage in the Battle Van.

Indexer Notes

Comic story introducing a line of toy cars from Matchbox. On 14 pages between pages 13-14 of Hal Jordan story.

Introducing Flash Force 2000 (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Flash Force 2000 / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Q. What Do You Get in the DC Digests? (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

I, Lantern (Table of Contents: 11)

Tales of the Green Lantern Corps / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri (credited)
Pencils
Kevin O'Neill (credited)
Inks
Kevin O'Neill (credited)
Colors
Anthony Tollin (credited)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)

Job Number
G-1333
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Guardians of the Universe; Green Lantern [Yron]; Green lantern (unnamed); Elga; The Krydos; Grendans
Synopsis
At the funeral for deceased Green Lantern Stel, Yron hijacks a ride to Oa from the sector's new Green Lantern. There, he demands and is granted a Green Lantern's ring and with it he tries unsuccessfully to save his Grendan comrades from death at the hands of the Krydos.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Green Lantern #183. References Tales of the Green Lantern Corps (DC, 1981 series) #2, where Stel died.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Dick Giordano [as Dick] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letter from Jesse Hochstadt and Dick's response.

Indexer Notes

Between pages 5-6 of Green Lantern Corps story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Dave Gibbons [as Gibbons] (signed)
Inks
Dave Gibbons [as Gibbons] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
P-9
Characters
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Hal Jordan

Indexer Notes

Cover of next issue with out text or trade dress, rendered in black on blue background, on sale September 20th.

Do You Know Where Your Children Are? (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Star Trek (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Star Trek / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

How to Write with a Candy Bar (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Nabisco candies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get in on the Action with Power Action! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Who Will Be the New Green Lantern
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Atari Presents Mario Bros.
    Mario Bros.
  3. 2. It's a Dirty Job, But...!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!!
    Nabisco cookies
  5. 4. Cross Swords with Champions!
    Remco
  6. 5. Blue Devil
    DC Comics
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Flash Force 2000
  8. 7. Driving Force!
    Flash Force 2000
  9. 8. Introducing Flash Force 2000
    Flash Force 2000
  10. 9. Q. What Do You Get in the DC Digests?
    DC Comics
  11. 10. Write Right Now!
  12. 11. I, Lantern
    Tales of the Green Lantern Corps
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  15. 14. Do You Know Where Your Children Are?
    DC Comics
  16. 15. Star Trek
    Star Trek
  17. 16. How to Write with a Candy Bar
    Nabisco candies
  18. 17. Get in on the Action with Power Action!
    Super Powers Collection
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