Hal Jordan

    Character » Hal Jordan appears in 5392 issues.

    With the ability to overcome great fear and harness the power of will, test-pilot Hal Jordan was chosen to be the Green Lantern of Sector 2814 inheriting the ring of the dying alien Green Lantern, Abin Sur. He later on went to creating his own power ring from his own will power. Through sheer will power and determination, Hal has established an impressive record of heroism across the galaxy with the help of his fellow Green Lanterns as well as his peers in the Justice League.

    Short summary describing this character.

    Pre-Geoff Johns

    Geoff Johns Run

    1. Green Lantern: Rebirth: This story teaches you about Parallax and its possession of Hal Jordan. This is a journey of Jordan becoming a Green Lantern once again.
    2. Green Lantern: No Fear
    3. Green Lantern: Revenge of the Green Lanterns
    4. Green Lantern - Wanted: Hal Jordan
    5. Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War: In this famous event, Sinestro forms the Sinestro Corps, who power their rings through fear.
    6. Green Lantern: Tales of the Sinestro Corps
    7. Secret Origin: This is what you should read in order to learn more about Hal Jordan's origin of becoming the Green Lantern he is today.
    8. Green Lantern: Rage of the Red Lanterns: Atrocitus creates the Red Lantern Corps, powered by rage.
    9. Green Lantern: Agent Orange: Introducing the Orange Lantern: Larfleeze, powered by avarice or greed.
    10. Blackest Night: After the Sinestro Corps War, dead start to come back alive as zombies, powered by Black Lantern rings!
    11. Brightest Day: Following the events of Blackest Night, Brightest Day covers the mystery of the 12 reborn characters and the White Lantern.

    New 52

    1. Green Lantern: Sinestro: Hal Jordan is stuck at a deadline, with no lantern ring anymore. However, Sinestro comes along and asks him to help him save his home planet, Korugar.
    2. Green Lantern: Revenge of the Black Hand: Jordan and Sinestro are investigating in the Indigo Tribe and are confronted by the Black Hand from Blackest Night.
    3. Rise of the Third Army: The Guardians decide to replace the Green Lanterns with the "Third Army!"
    4. Wrath of the First Lantern: Who is the First Lantern? Can the Green Lanterns defeat him?


    1. Green Lantern by Geoff Johns omnibus - volume 1
    2. Green Lantern by Geoff Johns omnibus - volume 2
    3. Green Lantern by Geoff Johns omnibus - volume 3

    Post-Geoff Johns

    Lights Out: Lights Out introduces a new villain, Relic, who is from the previous universe. He claims that the lanterns tap power from a finite energy reservoir that once emptied, will destroy the universe like what happened to his. He aims to rid the universe of the so-called "Light Smiths."



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