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A classic collection, important if you want to know what Alan Moore did with Swampy when he picked up the story. This collects Wein’s original 8 page treatment that was a very popular feature when it came out in 1971. After some time, Wein came back and did 13 issues, and his idea was just that this was this green mossy monster. It wasn’t imbued with all these environmental and mystical and serious IDEAS that Moore brought to the story to make it something profound. Comparing the writing and art
Wein manages to meld together horror and science fiction into a harmonious whole, telling stories that are strange, scary, and sometimes dreamlike. The height is surely #10, which puts the misshapen horror Arcane in conflict with antebellum ghosts. There’s a reason that this story was later reprinted in the second Swamp Thingrun!
There are also an amazing number of long-running characters introduced by Wein including Alec (#1), Matt (#1), Arcane (#2), Abby (#3), Gregori (#3), and even Tim Ravenwi