DC’s Swamp Thing will get a special Halloween-themed one-shot from the imaginative crew of writer Brian Azzarello and artist Greg Capullo.
Swamp Thing Halloween Horror Special will be published through DC’s Walmart collaboration, with the 100 -page comic also including a reprint of Swamp Thing’s first appearance in Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson’s House of Secrets #92 and other Halloween specials from founders such as Denny O’Neal, Neal Adams, Paul Dini, Dustin Nguyen, Dan Didio, J. Michael Stracyznski and many more.
“It’s ogres, right? ” Capullo told The Washington Post’s Comic Riffs when asked about returning to the character he got to illustrate during Dark Nights: Metal. “Any time you attract villains is recreation. Peculiarly because you can’t get them wrong.”
“It makes place on Halloween –[ DC] was pretty adamant they wanted it to take place on Halloween, ” Azzarello computed. “It’s a narrative of a voodoo who comes across some girls in the woods and she tells them a narration to scare them and Swamp Thing is involved in the story.”
Swamp Thing Halloween Horror Special will be available for obtain starting Thursday.
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