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The Best Versions of Green Arrow  

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A list of the best interpretations of Green Arrow throughout comics, movies, TV, and more. Oliver Queen is a wonderful amalgamation of Batman and Robin Hood. He's a rich billionaire playboy disguised as a super heroic archer. There are many different variations of the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, films, animated series, or alternate versions of the character in comic books, Green Arrow is in so many forms of pop culture in, one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like to play as Arrow in Infinite Crisisor is Injustice: Gods Among Us more your style ? Do you think Justin Hartley on Smallville made the best Green Arrow, or are you a Stephen Amell fan? Do you prefer Green Arrow teamed up with Green Lantern, the Justice League, or in solo outings?

Here's your chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of Green Arrow ever? Vote up all your favorites!
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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
Arrow (The CW, 2012) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being ...more
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Injustice: Gods Among Us is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Computer Game
Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting video game based upon the fictional universe of DC Comics. The game was developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive ...more
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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. CSI Barry Allen (Grant ...more
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Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
Justice League Unlimited was an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation and aired on Cartoon Network. Featuring a wide array of superheroes from the DC Comics ...more
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Green Arrow is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Character
All solo series in regular DC continuity. Green Arrow is a fictional superhero who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. Created by Morton Weisinger and designed by George Papp, he first appeared in More Fun Comics #73 in ...more
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Green Arrow: Year One is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
Green Arrow: Year One is a 2007 Green Arrow limited series published by DC Comics. The series is written by Andy Diggle with art by Jock, the acclaimed team behind The Losers.
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Identity Crisis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
Identity Crisis is a seven-issue comic book limited series published by DC Comics from June to December in 2004. It was created by writer Brad Meltzer and the artistic team of penciler Rags ...more
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Quiver is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
"Quiver" is a ten-issue Green Arrow story arc written by Kevin Smith with art by Phil Hester. Published by DC Comics, the arc appeared in Green Arrow #1-#10.
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Green Lantern/Green Arrow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Green Lantern/Green Arrow Comic Book Series
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Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
Young Justice is an American animated television series created by Brandon Vietti and Greg Weisman for Cartoon Network. Despite its title, it is not a direct adaptation of Peter David, Todd ...more
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DC Showcase: Green Arrow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
DC Showcase: Green Arrow is a 2010 short animated film, directed by Joaquim Dos Santos and written by Greg Weisman, featuring Neal McDonough as Green Arrow, who must protect a young princess at ...more
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Justice League is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
Justice League is an American animated television series which ran from 2001 to 2004 on Cartoon Network. It is part of the DC animated universe. The show was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. ...more
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Brightest Day is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
"Brightest Day" is 2010 a crossover storyline published by DC Comics, consisting of a year-long comic book maxi-series that began in April 2010, and a number of tie-in books. The story ...more
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Roy Harper is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Fictional Character
Roy Harper is a fictional character from 2012 television series Arrow.
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Green Arrow and Black Canary is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Green Arrow and Black Canary
Green Arrow and Black Canary was a comic book ongoing series published by DC Comics starring superheroes Green Arrow and Black Canary.
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Earth-2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Earth-2 Comic Book Series
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Batman: The Dark Knight Return... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Film
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns is a two-part direct-to-video animated superhero film, an adaptation of the 1986 comic book The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and serves as a sequel to ...more
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Justice League Elite is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Justice League Elite
Justice League Elite was a twelve-issue comic book limited series published monthly by DC Comics in 2004 and 2005. The title was created by writer Joe Kelly and penciller Doug Mahnke. The ...more
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Justice League: Cry for Justic... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Justice League: Cry for Justice is a seven-issue comic book limited series, written by James Robinson, drawn by Mauro Cascioli, and published by DC Comics in 2009. It follows the adventures of a ...more
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Batman: The Dark Knight Return... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
The Dark Knight Returns is a 1986 four-issue comic book miniseries starring Batman, written by Frank Miller, illustrated by Miller and Klaus Janson, and published by DC Comics. When the series ...more
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Batman: The Brave and the Bold is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
Batman: The Brave and the Bold is an American animated television series based in part on the DC Comics series The Brave and the Bold which features two or more super heroes coming together to ...more
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More Fun Comics is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
More Fun Comics
More Fun Comics, originally titled New Fun: The Big Comic Magazine a.k.a. New Fun Comics, was a 1935-1947 American comic book anthology that introduced several major superhero characters and was ...more
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The Batman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
TV Program
The Batman is an animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation based on the DC Comics superhero Batman. It ran from September 11, 2004 to March 22, 2008, on the Saturday morning ...more
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Blackest Night is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
"Blackest Night" is a 2009–2010 American comic book crossover storyline published by DC Comics, consisting of an eponymous, central miniseries written by Geoff Johns and penciled by ...more
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Kingdom Come is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Versions of Green Arrow
Comic Book Series
Kingdom Come is a four-issue comic book mini-series published in 1996 by DC Comics under their Elseworlds imprint. It was written by Mark Waid and Alex Ross and painted in gouache by Ross, who ...more