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The Green Lantern Corps is an intergalactic police force created by the immortal Guardians of the Universe.


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Green Lantern Corps

A billion years ago, the Guardians of the Universe harnessed the green energy of will and forged rings from it. They created a home planet at the center of the universe, Oa, and divided the universe in 3600 sectors. Every sector would have one ring wielder, a Green Lantern. These Lanterns, who were recruited by the Ring, had to be without fear. Fear was their greatest enemy: the entity Parallax. Abin Sur imprisoned it on the planet Ryut.

Years later, Parallax managed to escape, and threaten the future of the Green Lantern Corps, but he was defeated with the help of Abin Sur's successor: Hal Jordan, Earth's first Green Lantern.



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