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    DC Announces “Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular”

    By | February 14th, 2020
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    Cover by Liam Sharp
    DC Comics’ recent run of 80th anniversary anthologies continues in May with “Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular,” which will mark 80 years since Alan Scott’s debut in May 1940’s “All-American Comics” #16. Scott, Hal Jordan, John Stewart, Guy Gardner, Kyle Rayner, Jessica Cruz, Simon Baz and more favorites will appear in new stories celebrating every generation of the Green Lantern legacy.

    Old and new Green Lantern creators alike will contribute to the issue, including writers Geoff Johns, Charlotte Fullerton McDuffie, Sina Grace, Jeff Lemire, Ron Marz, Denny O’Neil, Mariko Tamaki, Peter J. Tomasi, James Tynion IV, and Robert Venditti. Confirmed artists include Darryl Banks, Mike Grell, Fernando Pasarin, Ivan Reis, and Rafa Sandoval. The comic will come with a number of variant covers celebrating each decade of Green Lantern, on top of the main cover by “The Green Lantern” penciler Liam Sharp:

    – 1940s variant cover by Nicola Scott
    – 1950s variant cover by Matt Taylor
    – 1960s variant cover by Doug Mahnke
    – 1970s variant cover by Neal Adams
    – 1980s variant cover by David Finch
    – 1990s variant cover by Philip Tan
    – 2000s variant cover by Ivan Reis and Oclair Albert
    – 2010s variant cover by Jim Lee and Scott Williams

    Head to DCComics.com to check out the artwork. “Green Lantern 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular” will retail for $9.99, and will be available at local comics shops and digitally from May 20, 2020.

    Christopher Chiu-Tabet

    Chris is a writer from London on the autistic spectrum, who enjoys tweeting and blogging on Medium about his favourite films, TV shows, books, music, games as well as history and religion. He is Lebanese/Chinese, although he can't speak Cantonese or Arabic. He also writes for Nerdy POC.