Everything Swamp Thing Did Before Alan Moore, Collected In An Omnibus

Posted by March 16, 2017 Comment

9781401273781_c82eaIn 1983, Alan Moore was hired to write The Saga Of Swamp Thing from #19 by the character’s co-creator, now editor, Len Wein at DC Comics. And everything changed.

And everything changed. Swamp Thing – and American comic books would never be the same again.

But there was a decade of Swamp Thing published before that. And now, DC Comics are collecting it all in an Omnibus. Out in September for $99.99. From creators Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson and many more…

Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age Omnibus Vol. 1

26 September 2017 $99.99

The roots of one of DC’s greatest—and strangest—heroes of all time are collected here in their entirety in the giant-size SWAMP THING: THE BRONZE AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 1!
From his first appearance in HOUSE OF SECRETS from creators Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, the adventures of Swamp Thing have been some of the most terrifying and epic tales in DC Universe lore. These stories gave birth to such classic characters as Dr. Anton Arcane, the Un-Men, Abigail Arcane and more! This giant compendium edition collects all the Bronze Age stories featuring Alec Holland’s nightmarish alter ego!

This oversize omnibus collection features the talents of industry legends Gerry Conway, David Michelinie, Steve Englehart, Martin Pasko and more!

Swamp Thing: The Bronze Age Omnibus collects House Of Secrets #92, Swamp Thing #1-24, Brave And The Bold #122 & #176, Challengers Of The Unknown #83-87, DC Presents #8, Saga Of The Swamp Thing #1-18 And Saga Of The Swamp Thing Annual #1.

 

While also in that wheelhouse is House of Secrets Omnibus Vol. 1 out on 31st October, $99.99 for 700 pages.

The classic horror anthology series is now re-collected in this new line of graphic novels, beginning with DC HORROR: HOUSE OF SECRETS OMNIBUS VOL. 1, which includes the first appearance of Swamp Thing!

With contributions from such industry titans as Len Wein, Jim Aparo, Bernie Wrightson, Don Heck and Dick Dillin, this anthology series set the groundwork for classic DC Universe horror stories for years to come. Collected for the first time in an oversize hardcover, HOUSE OF SECRETS OMNIBUS VOL. 1 is a must-have for all fans of DC’s horror comics!

(Last Updated March 16, 2017 4:42 pm )