Not only was the monstrous DC hero Swamp Thing included in the roster for the 2017 fighting game Injustice 2, he’s about to get his own live-action series on the DC Universe streaming app. Now, more than ever, it’s important to familiarize yourself with Swamp Thing.
Luckily, we’re here to help. Here’s everything you need to know about the roots of this character (pun intended) and the role he plays in the larger DCU.
Note: This story has been updated to reflect the latest news about the Swamp Thing TV show, including the report that production of Season 1 was shut down prior to its expected completion.