Green Lantern: Mosaic
was an American comic book
series published by DC Comics
starring the fictional character
. The series had its origin in a story arc of the same name in Green Lantern
(Volume 3) #14-17, and was set up in earlier issues since that series' launch in 1990
The ongoing series began in June of 1992
and ended in November of 1993
, lasting 18 issues. It was written by Gerard Jones
and primarily drawn by Cully Hamner
Green Lantern Hal Jordan
, investigating the disappearance of Evergreen City on Earth, discovers that Appa Ali Apsa
, the lone remaining Guardian
left behind after his brothers left our dimension, has been driven insane by loneliness. For companionship, Apsa has been uprooting cities from all the worlds he has visited and transporting them to the planet Oa
, creating a patchwork known as the Mosaic World.
John Stewart, captured by Apsa, summons Jordan through their power ring
and, together with Guy Gardner
and the newly-returned Guardians, defeat Apsa.
Believing that Apsa's experiment should be allowed to progress to its conclusion, the Guardians elected to maintain his strange mosaic of communities rather than return the inhabitants to their homeworlds. Accordingly, the Guardians assigned Stewart to act as the Green Lantern of the Mosaic world. Stewart was charged with maintaining the peace among the different communities as well as attempting to construct a cohesive society from the disparate races.
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