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Green Lantern is one of the most underrated superheroes on the planet. He's an integral member of not just the Justice League but of the entire DC universe in general. He's so prevalent in comic lore that a multitude of interpretations of the ring bearer has their own fan-followings.

As such, there are many different variations on the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, films, animated series, or the multitude of titles he leads in the comic books, the Green Lantern is in virtually every form of pop culture, in one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like the DC Universe Online or his appearances in the Lego Batman game franchise? Is Green Lantern: The Animated Series your favorite cartoon or is it Justice League Unlimited? Are you a Kyle Rayner fan or Hal Jordan? Or maybe John Stewart is your Green Lantern?

Here's the chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of the Green Lantern ever? Vote up all your favorites!

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Hal Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Hal Jordan is a fictional superhero known as Green Lantern, who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. Hal Jordan was created in 1959 by writer John Broome and artist Gil Kane. He is a ...more

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Justice League: The Flashpoint... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox is a direct-to-video animated film adaptation of the 2011 comic book crossover "Flashpoint" by Geoff Johns and Andy Kubert. It is scripted by Jim ...more

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Kyle Rayner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Kyle Rayner is a fictional comic book superhero appearing in books published by DC Comics, usually in those starring the Green Lantern Corps, an extraterrestrial police force of which Rayner is ...more

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Justice League: Crisis on Two ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program A good version of Lex Luthor from a parallel Earth comes to the Justice League's dimension for help to fight their evil counterparts.

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Green Lantern Co-starring Gree... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Green Lantern Co-starring Green Arrow

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Green Lantern: Emerald Knights is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Green Lantern: Emerald Knights is a direct-to-video animated superhero film that tells various stories featuring members of Green Lantern Corps, including Abin Sur, Laira, Kilowog, and Mogo It ...more

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Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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Justice League is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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Justice League: War is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Justice League: War is an upcoming direct-to-video animated superhero film, an adaptation of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee's 2011 Justice League: Origin storyline. It was directed by Jay Oliva and ...more

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John Stewart is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character John Stewart is a fictional comic book superhero known as Green Lantern, in an ongoing series published by DC Comics. He first appeared in Green Lantern vol. 2, #87, and was created by Dennis ...more

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Green Lantern: First Flight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Green Lantern: First Flight is a 2009 direct-to-video animated superhero film adaptation of the DC Comics Green Lantern mythology. Centering on the first mission of Hal Jordan, the first human ...more

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Injustice: Gods Among Us is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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Green Lantern: The Animated Se... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Green Lantern: The Animated Series is an American computer-animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Green Lantern. The series aired on Cartoon Network, as part of their ...more

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Justice League: Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Justice League: Doom is a 2012 animation film written by Dwayne McDuffie and directed by Lauren Montgomery.

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Justice League: Throne of Atla... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis is a direct-to-video animated superhero film featuring the DC Comics superhero team the Justice League, which is part of the DC Universe Animated Original ...more

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Infinite Crisis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Infinite Crisis is a 2015 multiplayer online battle arena video game based on the fictional universe of DC Comics, developed by Turbine and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, ...more

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Batman: The Brave and the Bold is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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DC Universe Online is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Video Game DC Universe Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game based upon the fictional universe of DC Comics. Developed by Daybreak Game Company's Austin studio and co-published by Sony ...more

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Jade is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Jade is a fictional character, a superheroine in the DC Comics Universe who first appeared in All-Star Squadron #25. Known affectionately as "Jennie" or "Jen," she is the ...more

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Sinestro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Thaal Sinestro is a fictional character who appears in American comic books published by DC Comics, as well as in a number of television and movie adaptations. He was created in 1961 by John ...more

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Duck Dodgers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Duck Dodgers is an American animated television series, based on the 1953 theatrical cartoon short Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century, produced by Warner Bros. Animation from 2003 to 2005. ...more

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The Batman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
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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Alan Scott is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Alan Scott is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in comic books published by DC Comics and the first to bear the name Green Lantern. In the stories, the character fights evil with ...more

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Guy Gardner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Guy Gardner is a character, a comic book superhero published by DC Comics. He is a core member of the Green Lantern family of characters, and for a time was also a significant member of the ...more

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New 52 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
New 52

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Green Lantern is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Green Lantern is a 2011 action fantasy film written by Greg Berlanti, Michael Green and Marc Guggenheim and directed by Martin Campbell.

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Green Lantern: Rise of the Man... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Video Game Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters is the first video game based on DC Comics' Green Lantern. The game is also a tie-in to the film Green Lantern, which opened in theaters on June 17, 2011. ...more

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Green Lantern: First Flight (S... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Roller Coaster Green Lantern: First Flight is the second 4th Dimension steel roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia in California. The ride opened to the public on Friday, July 1, 2011, just in ...more

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Parallax is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character Parallax is a fictional comic book supervillain in the DC Comics universe. Created by writer Ron Marz and artist Darryl Banks for Green Lantern vol. 3, #48, Parallax was originally devised as ...more

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Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time

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The Superman/Aquaman Hour of A... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure is a Filmation animated series that aired on CBS from 1967 to 1968. Premiering on September 9, 1967, this 60-minute program included a series of six-minute ...more

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Superman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Superman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics flagship character, Superman. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation and originally aired on The ...more

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Batman: the Brave and the Bold... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Batman: the Brave and the Bold (Wii)

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Simon Baz is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Simon Baz

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Spectre is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character The Spectre is a fictional character, a superhero who has appeared in numerous comic books published by DC Comics. The character first appeared in a next-issue ad in More Fun Comics #51 and ...more

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Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is a Lego action-adventure video game developed by Traveller's Tales, for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, Wii, Nintendo DS, Xbox 360, ...more

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Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Su... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Super Heroes Unite is a direct-to-video animated superhero action comedy film based on the video game Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes. Though the film has cutscenes ...more

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Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Computer Game Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe is a crossover fighting game between Mortal Kombat and the DC Comics fictional universe, developed by Midway Games and Warner Bros. Games. The game was released on ...more

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Super Friends is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Super Friends is an American animated television series about a team of superheroes, which ran from 1973 to 1986 on ABC as part of its Saturday morning cartoon lineup. It was produced by ...more

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Justice League: The New Fronti... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Musical Album Justice League: The New Frontier is the soundtrack album of the 2008 film.

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Justice League is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Justice League is a 2017 American superhero film based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is the fifth installment in the DC Extended ...more

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The Lego Movie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Film Lego: The Piece of Resistance is a 2014 animation, action and comedy film written and directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

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Smallville is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Smallville is an American television series developed by writer-producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, based on the DC Comics character Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The ...more

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Static Shock is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Static Shock is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It is part of the DC animated universe. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in ...more

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Batman Beyond is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Batman Beyond is an American animated television series created by Warner Bros. Animation in collaboration with DC Comics as a continuation of the Batman legacy. Depicting a teenaged Batman in a ...more

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Justice League Heroes is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Video Game Justice League Heroes is a console video game for the Xbox, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, and PlayStation Portable systems. It is based on DC Comics' premier superhero team, the Justice League of ...more

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Jediah Caul is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Jediah Caul

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Iron Lantern is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character

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Legends of the Superheroes is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Green Lantern Versions Of All Time
TV Program Legends of the Superheroes is an umbrella title for two one-hour, live-action TV specials produced by Hanna–Barbera that aired on NBC in January 1979. The series was loosely based on ...more