Real name: Sinestro
Occupation: Ex-Green Lantern
Base of Operations:
Qward, in the Antimatter Universe
Marital Status: Single
Height: 6' 7"
First Appearance: GREEN LANTERN
(second series) #7 (July-August, 1961)
Sinestro of Korugar, custodian of space sector 1417, was regarded as an unparalleled
Green Lantern, and selected to instruct Hal Jordan in the use and mastery of his power ring. Ironically, Korugar was a world
oppressed by its own watchman as Sinestro felt order should be enforced with fear and intimidation. Seeing this, the Guardians
of the Universe stripped Sinestro of his power ring and banished him to the antimatter universe of Qward.
a yellow power ring supplied by the Qwardian Weaponers, a vengeful Sinestro sowed destruction across the universe, becoming
Hal Jordan's greatest foe. In a final reign of mayhem, Sinestro raided Oa to destroy the great Central Power Battery but was
discorporated and trapped within. There, Sinestro resided wraith-like until the Guardians resurrected him to defend Oa from
the power-seeking Hal Jordan. Jordan bested the Korugarian in single combat, snapping Sinestro's neck, seemingly ending his
Now with the events of Rebirth unfolding, it seems that Sinestro never died at all. Instead, that body was a
construct of the Parallax entity, made of living fear. This is the same entity that is the source of power for Sinestro's
yellow ring. He is currently assaulting Kyle and Green Arrow in the watchtower. It seems that, being more of a mastermind
than ever, it was Sinestro that was responsible for releasing Parallax from the Central Battery...
After a gruesome Battle with Kyle, Hal held Sinestro off to a standstill until Sinestro's ring cracked under
the pressure of the battle between the two rings. Sinestro told Jordan that he hadn't seen the last of him and faded off to
Qward, the Anti-matter universe.