So at Superheroes Central we’ve found a few of the best authentic and realistic Green Lantern costumes for men, they come in a couple of different styles so hopefully we’ve found the costume for you, and because we’ve taken the time and done all the hard work to scour Amazon’s online store for you, selecting amazing costumes based on appearances and reviews(where possible) all you have to do is click on the costume that’s right for you and the rest is easy.
Green lantern is among the great iconic superheroes from the silver age of comics, he(or she) is somewhat unique, in that although the characters name is Green Lantern, actually a variety of different characters have worn that mantle and what’s more they all belong to an universal police force bearing the same name, the Green Lantern Corps. So in theory anyone could be a member of the Lantern Corps which makes it the perfect choice for parties.
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Green Lantern Costume Ideas For The Adults
Because their are so many Green Lanterns and because the green Lantern has appeared in lots of different media such as comics, animation and the film there are lots of great Green Lantern costume ideas for adults out there. It really is all about personal preference and style, are you a fan of the original comic version of Hal Jordan, or do like the costume that Ryan Reynolds wore in the movie? How much money do you want to spend? How much trouble do you want to go to? You could just wear a simple Green Lantern T-Shirt and mask costume, which while not much effort still allows to be a part of the action, or perhaps you really want to stand out and dress as an alien Green Lantern like Kilowog, Sinestro or Tomar-Re, all famous characters in their own right with their own unique looks and costumes and definitely something different. Or perhaps you’re someone who loves to buy the best and most authentic costume out there and show it off to all your friends at conventions, parties and comicons. Hopefully we’ve got a couple of great Green Lantern costume ideas for you below.
Best Green Lantern Costume For Sale
This is the best Green Lantern costume for sale for those people who really love the iconic superhero and who really want impress people with a quality outfit. Dress up like your favourite Lantern whether it is Hal Jordan, Guy Gardner or one of the other famous Lanterns. Perfect for cosplaying at conventions and the like. This modern styled costume features padded arm and chest muscles aswell a really cool light up Green Lantern emblem on the chest. It also comes complete with mask and ring. This is the best costume for people who’s main concern is quality not price point, in this outfit people really will appreciate your commitment to this iconic superhero.
- Premium Quality
- Muscular Appearance
- Light Up Chest Emblem
- Premium Price
Real Green Lantern Costume For Sale
This real Green Lantern costume for sale is modeled after the original design worn by Hal Jordan in the comics, it is truly a classic look, this great costume is a polyester jumpsuit that includes fantastically molded muscle chest and buff abdominal detailed sections. It also includes matching mask and attached molded boot tops. This is definitely the real costume for Green Lantern purists. After reading the reviews from some costumers, it might be ordering a size smaller than what you would normally, because the general consensus is that this costume runs a little big, but other than that people really love the look and detail of this authentic Green lantern costume. And a note to people interested in this great outfit, it does not come with a ring, but if you click here, we found a great light up Lantern ring for you.
- Classic Comic Book Styling
- Muscular Appearance
- Durable Material
- Good Price Point
- No Ring
- Some Size Issues
Authentic Green Lantern Costume For The Adults
This authentic Green Lantern costume for the adults is for those people who enjoyed the Ryan Reynold’s movie(like us), it is a stylish and modern polyester one piece jumpsuit, that is a modern take on the more traditional costumes, it also includes a mask and ring. But again the people who bought this costume seemed be really happy with quality and design of the outfit, but again there were size issues, but unlike other costumes, there seemed to be no discernible pattern, as some people thought the costume was too long and baggy and others thought the costume was too short given the size chart. So at Superheroes Central we really thought this was a great looking costume that looked the part and came at a decent price point(it won’t break your budget), so for fans of the movie, what we would suggest is to order the costume according to the size chart, but perhaps order it a little before your big occasion in case there are any issues. We hope this advice is helpful because we really see the potential in this great Green Lantern costume.
- Good Quality
- Great Modern Styling
- Good Price Point
- Some Size Issues
Green Lantern T-Shirt Costume
Perfect for kids parties, BBQ’s or the office parties, this great Green Lantern T-Shirt costume is an ideal solution for men who want to celebrate and have fun with their friends without all the hassle of going to a lot of trouble for the occasion. This simple and easy costume is perfect for those casual dress ups, a great polyester T-shirt with a classic Green Lantern print on it, it also comes with a cool little mask, in general people loved the costume and had no quality issues, but it must be said, going off the feed back provided by those people who bought the costume, that when ordering, you definitely have to order one or even two sizes above what the chart says because lots of people received T-shirts that were clearly too small, so err on the side of caution and enjoy this cheap and simple yet really effective Green Lantern T-shirt costume.
- Very Simple Costume Idea
- Good Quality Material
- Classic Comic Book Print
List of the Green Lanterns
Of course all the die hard Green Lantern fans know that the name, doesn’t just represent one character, but in fact numerous characters have been depicted, and not just as Earth’s guardian either, but there is whole universe full of them, there literally is a whole Lantern corps of thousands out there. So we found this great video that has a pretty comprehensive list of the Green Lanterns and it will help the uninitiated better understand the sheer scale of the number of superheroes who bear the title Green Lantern.
So as we said the green Lantern Corps is a group of intergalactic aliens who recruit sentient life forms from different parts of the universe to maintain peace, stability and law and order, the corps were in turn founded by a race of immortals known as the Guardians Of The Universe. And how various people from Earth were inducted into this legendary group is a long story, starting when a dying alien named Abin Sur crashed landed on Earth in search of his replacement,which is selected by the ring which acts as a conduit for the immortal Guardians Of The Universe’s designs, which in turn led him to the fearless test plane pilot Hal Jordan who go on to become the most iconic Green Lantern from Earth if technically the first, that honour would go to Alan Scott a character from the Golden Age of comics who although not initially part of the overall story arc was in recent years retconned to be a part of the Green Lantern continuity, but these two would only be the first of many including the likes of the abrasive Guy Gardner, Kyle Rayner and John Stewart.
The Green Lanterns are all incredibly powerful superheroes and the source of their power is their rings, which are considered by some to the be one the most powerful weapons in the universe. The Lantern Corps has an operating strength of 7200, and each of those members has a Lantern ring, so you really don’t want to mess with these guys. With the ring each lantern has incredible powers such as granting the wearing the power of flight, superhuman strength, it can create force fields, as shoot energy blasts, it also grants the wearer the ability to phase through solid objects such as walls and the user can also summon mental constructs(these vary in in shape and design and are only limited by the skill, willpower and imagination of the user), the ring can also time travel(again it depends on the skill of the user), it can create wormholes and spacial rifts and it is a universal translator aswell as a galactic encyclopaedia. The Green Lantern rings are absolutely amazing, but there are a few drawbacks, firstly you must be selected to become a Lantern by the Guardians Of The Universe, which is pretty special in itself because they only choose people of incredible willpower and with the ability to conquer fear, secondly the energy inside the rings must be constantly replenished either from the central power battery or from the individual Green Lantern power batteries which are shaped like green lanterns funnily enough. And one last precaution is that each ring is only programmed to except one wearer at a time, making them useless if stolen.
The Green Lantern is one of the founding members of the Justice League of America along with other influential and iconic superheroes such as Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, The Flash, Aquaman and the Martian Manhunter. but even alongside these illustrious names, the Green Lantern is amongst the most powerful of the Justice League members.