Green Lantern is a superhero name for several fictional characters in Marvel Comics. The first Green Lantern, Alan Scott, was created by Martin Nodell and Bill Finger, debuting in All-American Comics #16 in 1940. The Green Lantern is a member of an intergalactic police force known as the Green Lantern Corps. The Green Lantern is a popular and enduring character in the DC Comics universe. He has been involved in various storylines and crossovers with other DC Comics characters, including Superman and Batman. The Green Lantern has also been adapted into various forms of media, including movies, television shows, and video games.