Green Lantern #198 [Direct Edition]
(March 1986)

DC, 1976 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD; 1.60 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1985-11-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Andy Helfer
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Crisis: Giant-Sized Spectacular! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Green Lantern [Arisia]; Green Lantern [Tomar Re]; Hal Jordan; Sonar; Goldface; Green Lantern Corps

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

1 (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Colors:
Tony Tollin
Letters:
Lois Buhalis; D. C. Weiss
Job Number:
G-2271

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Green Lantern [Arisia]; Hal Jordan; Green Lantern [Tomar Re]; Green Lantern [K'ryssma]; Green Lantern [Apros]; Green Lantern [Ch'p]; Green Lantern [Xax]; Green Lantern Corps (unnamed members); Guardians of the Universe; Sinestro; Monitor (origin, cameo); Anti-Monitor (origin, cameo); Ki-Mon (death ?, flashback); Krona (cameo); Hector Hammond (cameo)
Synopsis:
Sinestro goes to OA alongside John Stewart and Katma Tui to warn the surviving Guardians of the renegade Guardians' plan (killed in Crisis on Infinite Earths (DC, 1985 series) #9 and recapped in Green Lantern (DC, 1976 series) #195). At first he isn't believed by them, until a possessed Arisia (by the Main Power Battery) tells them what he speaks is true. The entire surviving Green Lantern Corps then heads to the antimatter universe to stop the plan, while Sinestro is placed in a sciencell.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part one of story.

0 (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Colors:
Tony Tollin
Letters:
Lois Buhalis; D. C. Weiss

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern Corps (unnamed members); Green Lantern [John Stewart] Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Green Lantern [Arisia]; Green Lantern [Tomar Re] (death); Green Lantern [K'ryssma]; Green Lantern [Apros]; Green Lantern [Ch'p]; Green Lantern [Xax] (death); Goldface; Sonar; The Shark; Hal Jordan
Synopsis:
The entire Green Lantern Corps faces off against Guy Gardner's group on Qward's moon in the antimatter universe, which if destroyed, would make the Antimonitor become even more powerful. The Corps stops the plan, but at the cost of several Lanterns, one of whom is Tomar Re. With his dying breath, Tomar gives his ring to John Stewart and Abin Sur's ring is returned to Hal Jordan, who once again becomes a Green Lantern.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Recaps origin of old multiverse from Crisis on Infinite Earths (DC, 1985 series) #7 in between action in issue itself. Part two of story.

["In 1965 a 3-year old boy..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Andy Helfer
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2274

Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Indexer Notes

Includes letters by Rick Oberle, Art Vidro, Carl Cafarelli, Rik Offenberger and Danny Barer.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Crisis: Giant-Sized Spectacular!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. 1
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. 0
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. ["In 1965 a 3-year old boy..."]
    Meanwhile...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Bob Hughes
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • john cruz
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Matthew Thompson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne