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Swamp Thing (1972) - #1
"Dark Genesis!"
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Gaspar Saladino - 'Gaspar'
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Cover Date: Oct/Nov 1972
Cover Price: US $ 0.20

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Reprinted/Collected in:
DC Comics Classics Library (2009) HC vol. 04
DC Special Series (1977) #2
Die großen Phantastic-Comics (1980) #57
Roots of the Swamp Thing (1986) #1
Roots Of The Swamp Thing (2011) TPB
Secret of the Swamp Thing (2005) vol. 01 (digest)
Swamp Thing (1972) TPB
Swamp Thing (1972) TPB (First Printing)
Swamp Thing - Das Ding aus den Sümpfen (1990) TPB vol. 01

Arcane's official first appearance is usually given as #2, but the last panel of the issue shows his hand and dialogue balloons.

Cover logo by Gaspar Saladino.

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