Green Lantern #188 [Direct]
(May 1985)

DC, 1960 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.35 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1985-01-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Andy Helfer (editor); Tom Condon (managing editor)
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.

On-sale date from DC Releases #12.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Staton (signed)
Inks
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He can't do that! He can't reveal his secret identity!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Hal Jordan; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Tawny Young
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Decent Exposure (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Anthony Tollin [as Tony Tollin]
Letters
Helen Vesik

Job Number
G-1755
Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Tawny Young; Sonar; The Predator; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Carol Ferris; Hal Jordan; Thomas Kalmaku; Superman [Clark Kent] (cameo)
Synopsis
Stewart reveals his secret ID to the world.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Katma Tui disquises her crimson skin by matching John's skin color.

Mogo Doesn't Socialize (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Dave Gibbons
Inks
Dave Gibbons
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Dave Gibbons
Editing
Len Wein

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Tomar-Re]; Green Lantern [Arisia]; Green Lantern [Mogo] (intro); Bolphunga the Unrelenting (intro)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mogo is a planet-sized Green Lantern.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 1.83 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Greenberger
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1903

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.17 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average circulation 85,800; latest 87,400.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["He can't do that! He can't reveal his secret identity!"]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Decent Exposure
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Mogo Doesn't Socialize
    Tales of the Green Lantern Corps
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
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