Now, all of the Swamp Thing's early adventures are collected for the first time in SWAMP THING: THE BRONZE AGE OMNIBUS. This hardcover edition features work from comics legends Len Wein, Bernie Wrightson, Nestor Redondo, Martin Pasko, Tom Yeates, Stephen Bissette, John Totleben and more! Deep in the bayous of Louisiana, far from civilization's grasp, a shadowed creature seen only in fleeting glimpses roils the black waters...a twisted, vegetative mockery of a man...a SWAMP THING! One of the most acclaimed creations to emerge from the Bronze Age of Comics, this shambling, muck-encrusted figure swiftly became one of DC's iconic characters, and his shocking stories are universally hailed as some of the finest tales of gothic horror in the history of American comics. Collects THE HOUSE OF SECRETS #92, SWAMP THING #1-24, THE SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING #1-19 and THE SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING ANNUAL #1.
Author: Len Wein
Release Date: 2017-03-14
The tales that made Swamp Thing a fan-favorite are collected in a giantomnibus hardcover edition! Featuring moody art by legendary artist BernieWrightson, these are the stories that introduce Swamp Thing's entire mythology,including his origin, his girlfriend, Abigail Arcane and her evil uncle, AntonArcane, his rival, Matt Cable, as well as numerous monsters of all sorts.Collects HOUSE OF SECRETS #92 and SWAMP THING #1-25.
Author: DC Comics
Release Date: 2017-12-26
Throughout the 1970s, Barbara Gordon, a.k.a. Batgirl, was one of DC's most popular heroes. Now, for the first time ever, Gotham's greatest heroine's adventures are collected in this oversize omnibus collection, BATGIRL: THE BRONZE AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 1! These hard-to-find tales are now re-cut and collected in their entirety! Collects DETECTIVE COMICS #359, #363, #369, #371, #384-386, #388-389, #392-393, #396-397, #400-401, #404-424, #481-499, #501-502, #505-506, #508-510, #512-519, BATMAN #197 and BATMAN FAMILY #1, #3-7 and #9-20.
Author: Scott Snyder
Release Date: 2012-08-28
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
In the 40-years since its debut, Swamp Thing has been graced with some of the best writers in comics from Len Wein to Alan Moore and now, as part of the DC Comics-The New 52, 'American Vampire' scribe Scott Snyder brings his talents to an all new Swamp Thing series set in the DC Universe. Following the events of 'Brightest Day,' 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! This hardcover collection includes issues 1-7 of the monthly series.
Author: Dennis O'Neil
Release Date: 2017-02-21
In these adventures of the Justice League from the early 1970s, classic members of the League including Superman, Batman, the Flash, Green Arrow, the Atom and Black Canary meet the JSA, the Seven Soldiers of Victory, and take on the most ruthless villains in the DCU! These stories ushered in the Bronze Age of comics and were written by one of the masters of the form, Dennis O'Neil. Collects JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #77-113.
Author: Andy Diggle
Publisher: Titan Books (UK)
Release Date: 2005-02-01
Genre: Constantine, John (Fictitious character)
Genius writer Alan Moore created a graphic novels landmark with his awesome Swamp Thing series. Now a new and vibrant creative team look set to continue this stratospheric standard of excellence. Swamp Thing, once human scientist Alec Holland, is an elemental creature harmonised with nature itself. But the natural order is in turmoil and to restore it, Swamp Thing must kill his own daughter and wife! In the coming war, only one man can protect humanity from the fallout: the Hellblazer himself - John Constantine! A worthy successor to an already legendary series, this is gothic horror as deep, dark and savage as the swamp it's set in!
Author: Bob Haney
Release Date: 2017-01-31
The late 60s marked the height of Batmania, when fans of the television series and the comic books couldn t get enough of the Caped Crusader. His appearances on covers meant higher sales, so it was decreed Batman would take up permanent residence in THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD. His courage was never questioned, and he fearlessly teamed up with the most daring partners from across the DC Universe at a time when such crossovers were rare. These groundbreaking stories featured some of Batman s greatest team-ups with such legendary characters as Wonder Woman, Flash, Deadman, Green Arrow, Green Lantern, the Teen Titans and others, all by some of the foremost comics talent of the Bronze Age Neal Adams, Jim Aparo, Bob Haney, Dick Giordano and Dennis O Neil, to name a few. BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD: THE BRONZE AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 1 collects the first stories of Batman s epic run on the series THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #74-106 and includes a foreword by Robert Greenberger."
Author: Mort Weisinger
Release Date: 2017-11-07
For the first time, DC collects the early 1940s tales that introduced the crime-fighting archer known as Green Arrow, who today stars in the hit CW TV series ARROW. In these original adventures, millionaire industrialist Oliver Queen battles crime with the help of his young ward, Speedy, taking on corruption and crime in Star City, including villains like Bull's-Eye, the Voice, the Skylark and many more.a Collects MORE FUN COMICS #73-107, WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #7-28 and ADVENTURE COMICS #103-117.
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. Writer Len Wein and legendary horror artist Bernie Wrightson, the original creators of the most complex creature in comics, brought the 'Swamp Thing' to life in an 8-page story from House of secrets #92. Now that classic story, plus the first ten issues of SWAMP THING Volume One, are reprinted in a new edition of Swamp thing - Dark genesis. In 'Dark genesis', learn the astonishing secret of Swamp Thing's "birth"; share the forbidden passions of Anton Arcane and the measureless sorrow of the Patchwork Man; shiver to the timeless horror of the witch named Rebecca Ravenwind and of a tortured Scottish werewolf. These eleven stories are not merely acknowledged classics of the comics field; they are an incredible reading experience, and the ideal introduction to the many-faceted creature known as Swamp Thing.
The stories that catapulted Batman to legendary status are collected here in a single, massive volume. These original stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #27-56, BATMAN #1-7, NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR COMICS #2, WORLD'S BEST COMICS #1 and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #2-3 include the origin of the Dark Knight, as well as the debuts of Robin, Commissioner Gordon, Professor Hugo Strange, The Joker, Catwoman and more! BATMAN: THE GOLDEN AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 1 features the work of such luminaries as Bob Kane, Bill Finger, Gardner Fox, Jerry Robinson and more!
Author: Alan Moore
Release Date: 2014-05
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
"This collection of issues #57-64 of SWAMP THING begins across the galaxy, where the Swamp Thing's consciousness has been hurled. Trying to find his way back to Earth, Swamp Thing stops over on Thanagar, home of Hawkman; Rann, home of Adam Strange; and encounters the Green Lantern of a world of sentient plants"--