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Cover to Swamp Thing #1

Swamp Thing is published by DC Comics. Current price per issue is $2.99.

Publication DatesEdit

Last IssueEdit

Swamp Thing Giant #1: 23 Oct 2019

Current IssueEdit

Swamp Thing Giant #2: 27 Nov 2019

Next IssueEdit

Swamp Thing Giant #3: 26 Feb 2020


Currently a series of 100-page giants.


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Swamp Thing Giant #2Edit

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Swamp Thing Giant #1Edit

Swamp Thing Winter Special #1Edit

Swamp Thing #6Edit

Swamp Thing #5Edit

Swamp Thing #4Edit

Swamp Thing #3Edit

Swamp Thing #2Edit

Swamp Thing #1Edit

Convergence: Swamp Thing #2Edit

Convergence: Swamp Thing #1Edit

Swamp Thing #40Edit

Past StorylinesEdit


Trade PaperbacksEdit

  • 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 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


  • Absolute Swamp Thing by Alan Moore, vol. 2 - Collects vol. 2 #35-50. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779502827 - (forthcoming, October 2020)

Omnibus HardcoversEdit

  • 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 - (forthcoming, April 2020)


Leftover Useful InformationEdit

Creative TeamEdit

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

Publishing HistoryEdit

  • 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 DatesEdit

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Swamp Thing Giant #3: 26 Feb 2020
Swamp Thing by Nancy A. Collins Omnibus HC: 01 Apr 2020
Absolute Swamp Thing by Alan Moore, vol. 2 HC: 21 Oct 2020

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