SWAMP THING (2ND SERIES)

Publishers: DC COMICS / VERTIGO
Dates: 1 May 1982-171 Oct 1996
Issues: CLICK HERE to view issues, super-size cover images and values in 9 grades

(See Challengers of the Unknown, DC Comics Presents, House of Secrets #92, Original Swamp Thing Saga, Roots of the Swamp Thing, Swamp Thing)

Regular monthly title that ran for 171 issues. For issues #1-30 the series was titled "Saga of the Swamp Thing". With #31 the title was changed to "Swamp Thing" and remained that way until the last issue, #171.

To help searching the title has been listed under "Swamp Thing (2nd Series).

Every issue was distributed in the UK at the time of publication. Up to #25 most issues were LD or Limited Distribution so they are scarce as pence copies. Came under the Vertigo imprint from #129 onwards.

The series is collected in a number of Trade Paper Back collections:

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Saga of the Swamp Thing (#21-27)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Love and Death (#28-34, Annual #2, House of Secrets #92)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): The Curse (#35-42)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): A Murder of Crows (#43-50)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Earth to Earth (#51-56)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Reunion (#57-64)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Regenesis (#65-70)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Spontaneous Combustion (#71-76)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Infernal Triangles (#77-81. Annual #3)

 

Also from 2015 the following Trade paperbacks were released:

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): The Root of All Evil (#140-150)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Darker Genesis (151-160)

Swamp Thing (2nd Series): Trial by Fire (161-171)

Total value for all issues of this title listed:

Condition

PR
1.0
FR
1.5
GD
2.0
VG
4.0
FN
6.0
VF
8.0
VF/NM
9.0
NM-
9.2
NM
9.4
MINT
10.0
Issues 170 170 170 170 170 170 170 170 170
Total £ 21.40 40.55 55.90 116.00 257.00 457.00 790.34 989.19 1,180 Total title value in pounds in UK markets
Total $ 26.75 50.65 71.60 145.00 331.00 573.60 996.60 1,240.00 1,480 Total title value in dollars in US markets

Note: some PR issues may have no value. Selected issues in FN, VF or VF/NM may not exist in some titles.