Veteran comics writer and editor Len Wein is the creator of such memorable characters as Wolverine, the New X-Men and the Human Target, as well as the co-creator (with Bernie Wrightson) of the Swamp Thing. In his long and prolific career he has written for hundreds of titles, encompassing nearly every significant character in the medium. He has also built a successful career in TV animation, scripting such hit series as X-Men, Spider-Man and Batman: The Animated Series.
SWAMP THING: DARK GENESIS
He has become a modern legend, this mysterious creature of the Louisiana bayou. Feared as a monster, hailed as a god, by turns wonderfully benevolent and pitiless in his wrath, the Swamp Thing has carved his unique niche in the American Landscape.
SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING BOOK 1
" The series offers another fine option for the adult horror-comic fan."—the WASHINGTON TIMES" An influential fantasy author for almost a quarter century."—THE NEW YORK TIMES on Alan Moore" The best muck-encrusted monster in the best comics."—Neil Gaiman in ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY" Hyperintelligent, emotionally potent, and, yes, fun. A"—ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
SWAMP THING #6
The exciting conclusion to the 6-part "Bad Seed" story arc! Sargon's trap is sprung, and John Constantine must play the most dangerous game of his life. Alec Holland is reunited with the Swamp Thing, only to face some murderous consequences and the death of a loved one. Now he must make the ultimate sacrifice: die to save the world, or remake it in his own image.
SWAMP THING #8
Acclaimed artist Richard Corben (HELLBLAZER) concludes his 2-part SWAMP THING stint in unforgettable fashion! The safari to bag a Swamp Thing takes a shocking twist when Alec's true enemy reveals himself - and he's more powerful than even Alec could have imagined. But that conflict pales when a reminder of Swamp Thing's past seeks him out in the bayou.
UN-MEN VOL. 1: GET YOUR FREAK ON
"Uniquely entertaining…wholly original…a fantastically dark world. I was sucked into it from the moment I opened the first issue." — Ain'tItCoolNews.comBreakout writer John Whalen and Eisner-nominated artist Mike Hawthorne (THE EXTERMINATORS, Queen and Country) bring chilling new life to THE UN-MEN — the former SWAMP THING adversaries created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson — in this volume collecting the first five issues of the new series that explores what it means to be a freak in a society filled with gawkers.
SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING BOOK 2
"Perhaps the brainiest and scariest horror narrative of the '80s." — ROLLING STONEIn this second collection Swamp Thing hardcover featuring SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING #28-34 and SWAMP THING ANNUAL #2, the Earth Elemental says goodbye to the illusion of his own humanity after learning that he is 100 percent plant, meets a crew of benevolent alien invaders inspired by the classic swamp-based comic strip Pogo, and consummates his relationship with Abigail Arcane as only he could.
SWAMP THING #7
Horror-comics legend Richard Corben (HELLBLAZER: HARD TIME, HOUSE ON THE BORDERLAND) draws Swamp Thing for the first time in part 1 of the special 2-part storyline "Missing Links," penned by Will Pfeifer (AQUAMAN, H—E—R—O). Swamp Thing's mind is tearing itself apart. When an unsuspecting cryptozoologist arrives in the Louisiana bayou, Swamp Thing drags the scientist deep into his pit of mental torment. What neither knows is that lurking in the dark lies an even greater threat — one bent on mounting Swamp Thing's head in a macabre trophy room.
SWAMP THING #9
New regular writer Joshua Dysart (Violent Messiahs, THE DEMON: DRIVEN OUT) debuts with "Love in Vain," Part 1 of 4. Swamp Thing's long-forgotten act of kindness toward a young girl unleashes a hellish disaster. When the girl, now grown, performs a clumsy juju ritual to summon her "swamp spirit," she gives Hell's most dangerous soul the escape route to Earth he's been waiting for.