Blackest Night

Blackest Night Cover

Blackest Night

By Geoff Johns; Ivan Reis (Illustrator); Oclair Albert (Illustrator)

DC Comics, Paperback, 9781401229535, 304pp.

Publication Date: July 19, 2011

Description
Comics hottest writer Geoff Johns (GREEN LANTERN: SINESTRO CORPS WAR, THE FLASH, ACTION COMICS, JSA) and superstar artist Ivan Reis raise the dead in this hardcover collection of the most anticipated comics event of the year
Throughout the decades, death has plagued the DC Universe and taken the lives of heroes and villains alike. But to what end? As the War between the different colored Lantern Corps rages on, the prophecy of the Blackest Night descends and it's up to Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps to lead DC's greatest champions in a battle to save the Universe from an army of undead Black Lanterns made up of fallen Green Lanterns and DC's deceased heroes and villains.
This collection of the best-selling epic is the culmination of the events that Geoff Johns has been leading to since he relaunched the Green Lantern franchise in 2006
Collects BLACKEST NIGHT #0-8

"From the Hardcover edition.



About the Author
Geoff Johns is DC Comics Chief Creative Officer and an award-winning writer responsible for such crossover epics as Green Lantern, Blackest Night and Infinite Crisis, and was a key architect behind DC s The New 52 relaunch. He has written TV episodes of Smallville, Green Arrow and Flash and is Executive Producer on the forthcoming Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice movie.





Praise For Blackest Night

"If you've read a superhero comic book published by DC Comics within the last few years, and were completely blown away by it, there's a good chance that it was something written by Geoff Johns."

-- Washington Examiner

"The talk of the comic book world."

-- USA Weekend