Exclusive Preview: GREEN LANTERNS #51

Green Lanterns #51 hits your local comic book store on July 18, but thanks to DC Comics, Monkeys Fighting Robots has an exclusive five-page preview for you.

The book is written by Dan Jurgens, with art by Mike Perkins, colors by HI-FI, and letters by Dave Sharpe. The cover by Perkins and Wil Quintana, and the variant cover is by Chris Stevens.

Perkins shared this splash-page from the issue on his Facebook wall.


Exclusive Preview: GREEN LANTERN #51

The issue is just the second chapter of Jurgens’ run, following stints by Tim Seeley and Sam Humphries. Shockingly, it’s the legend’s first time writing a Lantern title, though he has used the Corps before in the many, many DC Comics he’s written. Jurgens is fresh off of a run on Action Comics that led into issue #1000.

Perkins is best known for his work at Marvel. He adapted Stephen King’s The Stand with writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, and was part of the art team on Ed Brubaker’s seminal Captain America run. The artist worked on the Lanterns in 2000 for Green Lantern Versus Aliens, a DC Comics/Dark Horse crossover.

About Green Lanterns #51:
A murderer stands within the GLC’s ranks as tension rises between Simon and Jessica. Their rings seem to say the other committed the crime…

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Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.