Blackest Night (Paperback)

By Geoff Johns, Ivan Reis (Illustrator)

DC Comics, 9781401229535, 304pp.

Publication Date: July 19, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (7/13/2010)
Paperback (10/1/2011)

List Price: 19.99*
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The prophecy of the Blackest Night has come to pass--a mysterious force is raising deceased heroes and villains into an army of undead Black Lanterns! The combined might of the Green Lantern Corps and an armada of living superbeings must now band together in a fight quite literally for their lives. The incredible graphic novel story from #1 New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns is collected here in Blackest Night!

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.

The creative team of Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis (Superman) comes together here for one of the most action-packed, unforgettable sagas ever. Collects issues #0-8.

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