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Swamp Thing is published by DC Comics. Current price per issue is $3.99.

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Legend of the Swamp Thing Halloween Spectacular #1: 06 Oct 2020

Current Issue[edit | edit source]

Swamp Thing: Twin Branches OGN: 13 Oct 2020

Next Issue[edit | edit source]

Future State: Swamp Thing #1: 05 Jan 2021

Status[edit | edit source]

Series of one-shots and mini-series.

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Swamp Thing: Twin Branches OGN[edit | edit source]

WorldCat - ISBN 9781401293239 - Kindle

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Legend of the Swamp Thing Halloween Spectacular #1[edit | edit source]

Swamp Thing Giant #4[edit | edit source]

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Swamp Thing Giant #1[edit | edit source]

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Past Storylines[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Trade Paperbacks[edit | edit source]

  • Roots of the Swamp Thing - Collects vol. 1 #1-13, plus House of Secrets vol. 1 #92. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401232876
  • Swamp Thing: Dark Genesis - Collects vol. 1 #1-10, plus House of Secrets vol. 1 #92. - WorldCat - ISBN 1563890445
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 1: Saga of the Swamp Thing - Collects vol. 2 #21-27. - WorldCat - ISBN 0930289226
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 2: Love and Death - Collects vol. 2 #28-34 & Annual #2. - WorldCat - ISBN 0930289544
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 3: The Curse - Collects vol. 2 #35-42. - WorldCat - ISBN 1563896974
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 4: A Murder of Crows - Collects vol. 2 #43-50. - WorldCat - ISBN 1563897199
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 5: Earth to Earth - Collects vol. 2 #51-56. - WorldCat - ISBN 1563898047
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 6: Reunion - Collects vol. 2 #57-64. - WorldCat - ISBN 1563899752
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 7: Regenesis - Collects vol. 2 #65-70. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401202675
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 8: Spontaneous Generation - Collects vol. 2 #71-76. - 1401207936 WorldCat - ISBN ISBN 1401207936
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 9: Infernal Triangles - Collects vol. 2 #77-81 & Annual #3. - 1401210082 WorldCat - ISBN ISBN 1401210082
  • Swamp Thing: The Root of All Evil - Collects vol. 2 #140-150. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401252419
  • Swamp Thing: Darker Genesis - Collects vol. 2 #151-160. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401258283
  • Swamp Thing: Trial By Fire - Collects vol. 2 #161-171. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401263379
  • Swamp Thing by Brian K. Vaughan, vol. 1 - Collects vol. 3 #1-10. "Tefé Holland, daughter of Swamp Thing and Abigail Arcane, must learn to control her powers and use them for good!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401243045 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing by Brian K. Vaughan, vol. 2 - Collects vol. 3 #11-20. "Tefé helps a friend escape her father, a ruthless congressman, then runs headlong into radical environmentalists whose own plans are every bit as dangerous as the politician’s." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401245986 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, book 1: Bad Seed - Collects vol. 4 #1-6. "'Bad Seed' finds the Swamp Thing joined to the Earth itself, surpassing even his old power as the champion of the Green, and no longer inhibited by the human conscience of his original template, Alec Holland. Without this constraint, the Swamp Thing threatens to re-balance the natural world at the cost of countless human casualties – including his own daughter Tefé and his love, Abby -- unless the man who originally showed him his true nature, John Constantine, can find a way to stop him." - WorldCat - ISBN 140120421X
  • Swamp Thing, book 2: Love in Vain - Collects vol. 4 #9-14. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401204937
  • Swamp Thing, book 3: Healing the Breach - Collects vol. 4 #15-20. "With the consciousness of Alec Holland still separated from its former host and scattered across the world, the Swamp Thing must face a new threat to the Green which is manifesting itself inside a growing dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401209343
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 1: Raise Them Bones - Collects vol. 5 #1-7. "Alec Holland has his life back… but the 'Green' has plans for it. A monstrous evil is rising in the desert, and it'll take a monster of another kind to defend life as we know it!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401234623 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 2: Family Tree - Collects vol. 5 #8-11, 0, & Annual #1. "Swamp Thing must battle his way through the Bone Kingdom and The Rot to free his ally-and ex-girlfriend-Abigail Arcane. But will the cost of freeing her be...fighting her?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401238432 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 3: Rotworld – The Green Kingdom - Collects vol. 5 #12-18, plus Animal Man vol. 2 #12 & 17. "Swamp Thing finds unlikely allies in Deadman and Poison Ivy as he ventures into Gotham City to find the man who always has all the answers: Batman. But can the Caped Crusader help Swamp Thing break Rotworld’s hold over Earth?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401242642 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 4: Seeder - Collects vol. 5 #19-23 & 23.1. "Swamp Thing meets the mysterious Capucine and encounters the Sanctuary of the Green Leaves! Then, the mysterious Seeder disturbs the natural order in a small Scottish town that draws the Swamp Thing’s attention – trouble is, it’s caught the eye of John Constantine as well! Plus, it’s Swamp Thing vs. Superman for the fate of Metropolis!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401246397 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 5: Killing Field - Collects vol. 5 #24-27 & Annual #2. "Alec Holland learns that the mantle of Avatar evolves over time, and when the Parliament of the Green decides an Avatar’s time is at an end, a new one must be raised. If Alec fails the Seeder’s challenge, the fate of mankind will be sealed and reclaimed by The Green under the control of the Seeder." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401250521 - comiXology
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 6: The Sureen - Collects vol. 5 #28-34, plus Aquaman vol. 7 #31. "Enter the Sureen: an avatar of the Green worshippers who live to serve Swamp Thing. They offer to turn Alec human once more, but what will happen to his almost all-powerful body? He and his companion Capucine must travel to India to find the answers...and to get there, they’ll need help from Vandal Savage!" - WorldCat - ISBN 140125490X
  • Swamp Thing, vol. 7: Season's End - Collects vol. 5 #35-40, Annual #3 & Futures End. "Swamp Thing is about to meet the avatar of a whole new Kingdom whose impact on the lives of all runs deep: the Machine! But Alec Holland has a humanity the Machine Kingdom lacks, and that gives him an edge! Still, no man—not even a plant elemental—is an island, and Swampy must seek out his true love, Abigail Arcane." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401257705
  • Swamp Thing: The Dead Don't Sleep - Collects vol. 6 #1-6. "Swamp Thing receives an ominous warning and finds himself under attack from the forces of dark magic. These are more than just your average monsters—and there’s something much worse looming on the horizon for Alec Holland!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401270018


  • Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age, vol. 1 - Collects vol. 1 #1-13, plus House of Secrets vol. 1 #92. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401284404
  • Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age, vol. 2 - Collects vol. 1 #14-24, plus The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #122 & 176, DC Comics Presents #8, & Challengers of the Unknown vol. 1 #81-87. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401294229
  • Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age, vol. 3 - Collects vol. 2 #1-19 & Annual #1. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779507167 - (forthcoming, February 2021)
  • Saga of the Swamp Thing, book 2 - Collects vol. 2 #28-34 & Annual #2. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401225446 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Saga of the Swamp Thing, book 6 - Collects vol. 2 #57-64. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401246923 - Kindle
  • Swamp Thing: Protector of the Green - Collects vol. 5 #1-10 & Annual #1, plus Animal Man vol. 2 #12 & 17. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401290986

Hardcovers[edit | edit source]

  • Roots of the Swamp Thing - Collects vol. 1 #1-13, plus House of Secrets vol. 1 #92. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401222366
  • Saga of the Swamp Thing, book 2 - Collects vol. 2 #28-34 & Annual #2. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401225322 - Kindle - comiXology
  • Saga of the Swamp Thing, book 6 - Collects vol. 2 #57-64. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401232981 - Kindle
  • Swamp Thing by Scott Snyder Deluxe Edition - Collects vol. 5 #1-18 & Annual #1, plus Animal Man vol. 2 #12 & 17. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401258702


  • Absolute Swamp Thing by Alan Moore, vol. 1 - Collects vol. 2 #20-34 & Annual #2. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401284930
  • Absolute Swamp Thing by Alan Moore, vol. 2 - Collects vol. 2 #35-50. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779502827

Omnibus Hardcovers[edit | edit source]

  • Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age Omnibus - Collects vol. 1 #1-24 & vol. 2 #1-19 & Annual #1, plus House of Secrets vol. 1 #92. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401273781
  • Swamp Thing by Nancy A. Collins Omnibus - Collects vol. 2 #110-139 & Annual #6-7, plus Black Orchid vol. 2 #5. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401297091
  • Swamp Thing: The New 52 Age Omnibus - Collects vol. 5 #0-40, 23.1, Annual #1-3 & Futures End, plus Animal Man vol. 2 #12 & 17 & Aquaman vol. 7 #31. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779508140 - (forthcoming, February 2021)

History[edit | edit source]

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Creative Team[edit | edit source]

Writer (Issues #1-18): Scott Snyder. Writer (Issues #19- ): Charles Soule. Artist/Covers (Issues #1-18): Yanick Paquette. Artist (Issues #19- ): Kano.

Publishing History[edit | edit source]

  • volume 1: #1-24, 1972-1976
  • volume 2: #1-171, 1982-1996 (#1-30 as Saga of the Swamp Thing; Vertigo starting with #129)
  • volume 3: #1-20, 2000-2001 (Vertigo)
  • volume 4: #1-29, 2004-2006 (Vertigo)
  • volume 5: #1-40, 2011-2015
  • volume 6: #1-6, 2016 (mini-series)

Future Publication Dates[edit | edit source]

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Future State: Swamp Thing #1: 05 Jan 2021
Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age, vol. 3 TP: 23 Feb 2021
Swamp Thing: The New 52 Age Omnibus HC: 23 Mar 2021

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