Swamp Thing (2011) Issues
All across the world, those with a primal connection to the forces of life and death can feel that something is very wrong. The war between The Green and The Other has begun, and the knights of decay walk the Earth unchecked!
Alec and Abby bring the fight to Sethe's chosen servant in the blood-slicked slaughterhouses of west Texas! But while the battle is joined in America, the war may already be lost in the jungles of Brazil, as danger approaches for the Parliament of Trees!
The Rot is winning, and its necropolis in the American desert is nearly complete. With Abigail Arcane all but lost to its power and the herald of Sethe risen, Alec Holland will bitterly regret trying to flee his destiny as Swamp Thing--but even if he wanted to do the right thing, it's too late now!
Moss fills lungs. Leaves scrape across skin and wood against bone. A Swamp Thing is rising in the Green's hour of darkest need, but is Alec Holland a part of it or is he just bleeding out in a ditch? And as Alec falls, a horrible champion is taking the throne of the Bone Kingdom at Sethe's right hand!
The Green sought a warrior king, and now they have one...but will they regret unleashing a being this powerful? And can all that strength save Abigail Arcane from her destiny in the Rot's clutches?
Swamp Thing battles his way through the Bone Kingdom to take on Sethe and his servants! This issue lays the groundwork for the debut of a classic Swamp Thing villain and the beginning of the next phase for this series.
The story of Anton Arcane's return continues, as his role in the mythology of the Rot is revealed!
Prelude to the upcoming 'Rotworld' crossover event, continued from ANIMAL MAN #12. Swamp Thing and Animal Man have journeyed into the Rot, but what they find there threatens not only the Green and Red itself, but all life!
Rotworld: The Green Kingdom' part 1! Swamp Thing learns the truth of how the Earth fell to the Rot, as seen ANIMAL MAN #13 and FRANKENSTEIN: AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. #13. Guest-starring Poison Ivy, Deadman, and the Parliament of Trees!
Swamp Thing must travel the rivers of Rotworld on his way to Gotham City! True terror awaits our hero on the undead waters! 'Rotworld: The Green Kingdom' part 2.
Batman's fate in the Rotworld is revealed as the inmates of Arkham Asylum--who've been dramatically affected by battling the Green, the Red and the Rot--enter the playing field! 'Rotworld: The Green Kingdom' part 3.
It's Swamp Thing vs. Rotmonster as Arcane's ultimate plan is revealed! What sacrifice must Swamp Thing make to cleanse the Earth of the Rot and what secret did Batman leave behind in the ruins of Gotham City? 'Rotworld: The Green Kingdom' part 4.
Rotworld: The Green Kingdom' part 5, continued from ANIMAL MAN (2011- ) #17. It's the epic finale to the 'Rotworld' event! What will it cost our heroes to stop this apocalypse from happening? And is it a price they're both willing to pay?
Rotworld' epilogue! Swamp Thing makes the ultimate sacrifice in an attempt to save the world from the Rot. But will he be able to live with the consequences of his choice?
What does Swamp Thing fear the most? There's one DCU villain intent on finding out, just as Alec deals with the consequences of 'Rotworld.'
It's super man versus super plant as Swamp Thing takes on the Man of Steel for the fate of Metropolis.
Who is Capucine, and what is the Sanctuary of the Green Leaves? Mysteries plague Swamp Thing as he rushes to find the answers to these questions and finds much more than he expected.
The mysterious Seeder has given a desperate town in Scotland an astonishing gift: a tree that bears whiskey like fruit. It's a disturbance in the natural order that draws the Swamp Thing's attention.
Swamp Thing just might have to destroy an entire town's worth of people in order to keep balance in the Green...and he'll have to crush John Constantine right along with them.
The Seeder's true identity is revealed, but what's required of Alex Holland in his role as Avatar of the Green becomes increasingly complex.
The evolution of Swamp Thing that began in SWAMP THING (2011- ) ANNUAL #2 is complete! But is it enough to defeat Seeder, who is so much more than he seems?
The Avatar of the Green has something to prove, and he's going to do it by killing Animal Man and/or destroying the world--not necessarily in that order.
The Earth bleeds green! Millions will die, and the Swamp Thing must tear his very existence up by the roots.
At last, the origin of the mysterious Capucine, including the revelation of a threat so deadly it's enough to make a thousand-year-old assassin run for help.
Gift of the Sureen' part 1! Alec Holland begins his journey across the globe in search of the truth behind an incredible offer from the mysterious cult known as the Sureen.
Alec Holland contemplates the Sureen's offer to turn him human, but if he does accept, what happens to his almost all-powerful body? He and his warrior companion Capucine must travel to India to find the answers. "Gift of the Sureen" part 2.
A major new player is revealed to the Swamp Thing's world. In order to survive the Sureen's "gift," Alec Holland must become an entirely different being. "Gift of the Sureen" part 3.
Swamp Thing versus Aquaman. See the other side of the battle that exploded between these two forces of nature last month in AQUAMAN (2011- ) #31. Is Swamp Thing guilty of the crimes Aquaman is accusing him of?
Swamp Thing has more enemies than he ever knew--and one of them is someone he once called a friend. But once said friend has put a magical hit on you, and a squadron of occult assassins shows up on your doorstep, it gets difficult to smooth things over€
If the former Avatars of the Green find a new source of power, it's bad news for everyone, but most of all for Swamp Thing!
Between the Red, the Rot, the Green and the Grey, Swamp Thing thought he'd seen it all. But now he's about to meet the avatar of a whole new kingdom whose impact on the lives of all humanity goes deeper than even the Green's.
The Machine Kingdom is not happy with Swamp Thing, and the lines of battle are drawn! But Alec Holland has a humanity the Machine Kingdom lacks, and that gives him an edge.
Lines are drawn and strange allies are recruited as the Machine Queen assembles her army, all while Anton Arcane and the Fungal Avatar take sides!
It's all-out action as Swamp Thing launches a counterattack against the Machine Army! Plus, Anton Arcane brings back the Un-Men in the most gruesome way possible!
The Swamp is dead. The machines rule the planet. Alec Holland's greatest foes are arrayed against him, and the few allies he has left have gone into hiding. It is the end...unless the Swamp Thing can return to the beginning to fix his greatest mistake.
Final Issue! What will become of the Swamp Thing, and what does it all mean for the future of the Green?
The forces of decay are summoning their servants, and the Green alone cannot protect Alec Holland--but one woman can. Alec may not know her, but he should! And only he can help her before the darkness finds its key to spreading across the world unchecked.
Alec Holland thought he knew the history of the Swamp Thing--but he was wrong. The creature's roots run deeper than he knows, and the Parliament of Trees intends to make him understand the responsibility he wants so desperately to avoid!
One of the world's most iconic characters has returned to the heart of the DC Universe, and every step he takes will shake the foundations of the Earth! 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!
Throughout history, Anton Arcane has slaughtered the champions of the Red and the Green, and only Alec Holland has escaped death--but for how much longer?