(August 2000)

DC, 1998 Series
Price:
5.95 USD; 9.95 CAD
Pages:
84
On-sale date:
2000-06-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
761941213873 00311
Editing:
Bob Schreck; Frank Berrios (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Lantern Against the Dark (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Cariello (signed)
Inks:
Jesse Delperdang (signed)
Colors:
Richard Horie; Tanya Horie
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Raker Qarrigat; Darkseid

A Lantern Against the Dark: A Forgotten Tale of the Green Lantern Corps (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Chapter 1- Apokolips Then (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Mark Pennington
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Darkseid; Manhunter
Synopsis:
A manhunter lands on Apokolips and doesn't free the citizenry.

Chapter 2- A Twice-Told Tale (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Michael Lily
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Flash [Wally West]; Plastic Man; Martian Manhunter; Darkseid; Desaad; Kalibak
Synopsis:
Orion and Kyle battle for practice, then Orion tries to take Kyle to New Genesis, but they are diverted by Desaad.

Chapter 3- Darkness Visible (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Joyce Chin
Inks:
Stephen Baskerville
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Guardians of Oa; Raker Qarrigat; Desaad; Kalibak; Darkseid; Cameo -- Kendotha Kr'Nek
Synopsis:
Kyle fights to survive on Apokolips with a badly wounded Orion.

Chapter 4- The Underground Man (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Grant Miehm
Inks:
Steven Bird
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Raker Qarrigat; Plastic Man; Huntress; Darkseid; Dessad; Cameo -- Kanto
Synopsis:
Raker tells Kyle of his first meeting with Darkseid.

Chapter 5- Three Thousand and Six-Hundred (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Keith Aiken
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Guardians of Oa; Raker Qarrigat; Plastic Man; Flash [Wally West]; Darkseid; Desaad; Alisand'r (cameo); Ash-Pak-Glif (cameo); B'Shi (cameo); Steel [John Henry Irons] (cameo)
Synopsis:
While Plastic Man figures out that Orion and Kyle are in danger, Raker tells Kyle of the Corps attacking Apokolips.

Chapter 6- Surrender (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Aaron Lopresti
Inks:
Keith Aiken
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Guardians of Oa; Highfather; Raker Qarrigat; Darkseid; Kalibak; Virman Vundabar; Cameos -- Alisand'r; Ash-Pak-Glif
Synopsis:
The war goes badly for the Corps because Darkseid coats his forces in yellow.

Chapter 7- Wolf in the Fold (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Beatty
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Mark Pennington
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Orion; Flash [Wally West]; Plastic Man; Raker Qarrigat; Darkseid; Desaad; Cameo -- Steel
Synopsis:
Some timely assistance from the JLA rescues Kyle and Orion, while Raker stays on Apokolips.

[Various] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 12 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lantern Against the Dark
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. A Lantern Against the Dark: A Forgotten Tale of the Green Lantern Corps
  3. 2. Chapter 1- Apokolips Then
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Chapter 2- A Twice-Told Tale
    Green Lantern
  5. 4. Chapter 3- Darkness Visible
    Green Lantern
  6. 5. Chapter 4- The Underground Man
    Green Lantern
  7. 6. Chapter 5- Three Thousand and Six-Hundred
    Green Lantern
  8. 7. Chapter 6- Surrender
    Green Lantern
  9. 8. Chapter 7- Wolf in the Fold
    Green Lantern
  10. 9. [Various]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • John Greb
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Laura Gjovaag
  • Eric Gjovaag
  • John Greb