Green Lantern Secret Files and Origins (1998-2005 DC) comic books
Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Kevin Nowlan. Guy Talk, script by Ron Marz, pencils by Lee Moder, inks by Dan Davis; Guy Gardner tells a late-night patron of his bar Warriors how four different men came to take on the mantle of Green Lantern. Kyle Rayner character profile by Ron Marz, pencils by Darryl Banks, inks by Terry Austin. Green Lantern/Hal Jordan/Parallax character profile by Scott Beatty, pencils by Paul Pelletier, inks by Bob Wiacek. Sentinel/Alan Scott character profile by Matt Brady, art by Tom Mandrake. Warrior/Guy Gardner/Green Lantern character profile by Matt Brady, pencils by Kevin Maguire, inks by Karl Story. Kyle Rayner's Sketchbook, script by Ron Marz, pencils by Paul Pelletier and Darryl Banks, inks by Terry Austin. Green Lantern Timeline. 68 pgs., full color. $4.95. Brett Weiss Cover price $4.95.
WRITTEN BY RON MARZ, MARK WAID, SCOTT BEATTY, AND VARIOUS; ART BY CULLY HAMNER, DARRYL BANKS, MATT HALEY, AND VARIOUS; COVER BY MIKE GRELL In stores July 7. More secrets than you can shake a Power Ring at are revealed in a special featuring a cover by Mike Grell! Silver Age Green Lantern Hal Jordan meets a federal investigating the whereabouts of a crashed alien spaceship (written by Ron Marz with art by Cully Hamner and Rob Stull). This special also includes: a turning point in the life of Jade; a never-before-seen meeting between Hal Jordan and the Spectre; Kyle Rayner's unpublished comic strip; an interview with former Golden Age GL/current Sentinel Alan Scott; a timeline of GL/Flash team-ups; schematics of various GL rings and power batteries; and profile pages featuring Kyle, Sentinel, Jade, the New Corps, a GL rogues gallery, and more, courtesy of an array of artists that include Darryl Banks, Terry Austin, Matt Haley, Ariel Olivetti, Scot Eaton, Matt Smith, and Fred Hembeck. FC, 64 PG.$4.95" Cover price $4.95.
WRITTEN BY BEN RAAB, JUDD WINICK, DAN CURTIS JOHNSON, AND VARIOUS; ART BY JAMAL IGLE, GREG SCOTT, MARTIN NODELL, BRENT ANDERSON, PHILIP BOND, MICK GRAY, AND VARIOUS; COVER BY JIM LEE In stores May 29. After the cataclysmic events of GREEN LANTERN #150, explore the past and ever-changing present of Kyle Rayner and DC's other ring bearers! While Kyle fights a dangerous new foe, Jade's discovery of a different ring from Kyle's past causes her to have worries about their relationship (written by Ben Raab with art by Jamal Igle & Dan Davis). Plus: Chase and the DEO investigate the corrupting power of the various Green Lantern rings (written by Dan Curtis Johnson with art by Greg Scott & Mick Gray); the first-ever look at Kyle Rayner's "City Dwellers" comic strip (written by Judd Winick with art by Philip Bond); an Alan Scott pinup by Golden Age Green Lantern artist Martin Nodell; and profiles of Kyle's enemies and allies! For more information, see the feature article. FC, 48 PG.$4.95 Cover price $4.95.
Written by Geoff Johns Art by Darwyn Cooke, Ethan Van Sciver, Dave Gibbons, Patrick Gleason, Prentis Rollins, and others. Cover by Carlos Pacheco & Jesus Merino. Darwyn Cooke (DC: THE NEW FRONTIER) teams with REBIRTH writer Geoff Johns for the lead story of an extra-sized Special setting the stage for the debut of May's GREEN LANTERN ongoing series! In the lead story, Hal Jordan relives some of the most meaningful flights in his life, joined by an unexpected partner. Rounding out the issue are the prelude to GREEN LANTERN: REBIRTH (by Johns, Van Sciver and Rollins) previously found only in the pages of Wizard; plus profiles of Hal Jordan, his enemies, allies, and more! Plus: profile pages featuring art by Dale Eaglesham, Wade Von Grawbadger, Howard Chaykin, Jamal Igle & Simone Bianchi. 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US Cover price $4.99.