What people love about the famous comicbook is that the Lantern’s power is really only limited by the wearer’s imagination, so what ever you can think of, it will become a real thing, as a kid reading about someone with that kind of power is amazing and that's why people have grown up and hit the tattoo shop to get some of their own green power


The 1940s version of Green Lantern wasn’t able to use his abilities against wood.

The Green Lanterns wear their rings on the left hand, one the same finger you wear a wedding band, to show their commitment to the Green Lantern Corps.

Kyle Rayner is the first and only being to wield all Lantern Corps Rings at once. The power was so immense that six rings disintegrated but all of their powers remained in him permanently. He became the White Lantern.

The Green Lantern Corps. protect the entire universe except Gotham. They require permission from Batman himself to enter Gotham. Batman even fought Hal Jordan for attempting to chase someone through Gotham.

Batman’s willpower is so strong that he’s capable of operating a Green Lantern ring when necessary, something that’s considered practically impossible for average individuals.

Besides the abundance of members from Earth, there are many other unusual heroes part of the Green Lantern Corps. They include a basketball, talking broccoli and a squirrel.

One of Jessica Cruz’s main weaknesses is her post traumatic stress disorder. She developed her PTSD when she witnessed her friends get killed right in front of her.

In the 2011 reboot of the DC universe, Alan Scott’s Green Lantern was reimagined as a gay man in an effort to bring diversity into the DC universe.

Alan Scott forged his own power ring from a lantern that contained an extra-terrestrial mystical power, unlike the other Green Lantern Corps. members, who were chosen by their powers rings.

The cosmic entity that gives the Green Power Rings their power is called the Starheart. The Starheart is an ancient artifact created by the Guardians of the Universe.

There is a member of the Green Lantern Corps. that’s a sentient planet.

There is also a member of the Green Lantern Corps. that’s a sentient mathematical equation.

There are 8 different lantern corps. Six of the lantern corps. harness different emotions to power their rings, however, the White and Black Lantern Corps. power their rings using embodiments of life and death.


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