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- I am the darkness before there was light.
- — Nekron src
Nekron is the Lord of the Unliving and the leader of the Black Lantern Corps.
Wrath of the First Lantern
During the fight between the First Lantern and the rest of the Lantern Corps, Hal Jordan, who has returned to the world of the living now as a Black Lantern, releases Nekron from his prison to the battle. After the Emotional Electromagnetic Spectrum is removed from The First Lantern's body, Nekron cuts Volthoom in half killing him. Before he can seek to escape he is sent back to his prison by Hal Jordan.
- Nekron was created by Mike W. Barr, Len Wein, and Joe Staton, first appearing in Tales of the Green Lantern Corps #2. However, in the Prime Earth continuity, Nekron first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Green Lantern (Volume 5) #20 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke.
- 11 Appearances of Nekron (Prime Earth)
- 2 Images featuring Nekron (Prime Earth)
- 1 Quotations by or about Nekron (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Nekron (Prime Earth)
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