Botanist Alec Holland became the avatar of the Green, known as the Swamp Thing, following his death in a swamp as a result of a horrific accident. With the ability to control any form of plant life, Swamp Thing uses his powers to protect both the human and the plant worlds.
Abby is the niece of Anton Arcane, former wife of Matthew Cable (now known as Dream's raven Matthew) and was wife of the Swamp Thing and mother of Tefé Holland.
In the new 52, she is the still the niece of Anton, but no longer Swamp Thing's wife.
The daughter of Swamp Thing/John Constantine and Abby Holland.
A naturalist who first encounters Swamp Thing when he takes a trip to Gotham after Swamp Thing has allowed nature to reclaim the land.
John Constantine, the Hellblazer, is a working-class magician, occult detective and a golden-tongued con man. He is well-known for his scathing wit, endless cynicism, ruthless cunning and constant chain smoking. A roguish counterculture anti-hero, Constantine is also a strident humanist driven by a heartfelt desire to defend mankind from the forces of evil.
She is a journalist in The Swamp Thing series. She helped The Swamp Thing escape from the Sunderland corporation. She later was manipulated by her husband Dennis into fearing doing most things.
A guardian chosen by the Parliament of Trees to help Swamp Thing and Abby raise Tefe.
Arcane uses no weaponry - except his loyal Un-men. His powers are all sorcerous in nature - including raising the dead to some semblance of life. Some claim he is the living embodiment of pure evil.
A traiteur (faith healer), who lives in the town near the swamp that Swamp Thing, Abby, and Tefe live in.
The daughter of Carlton Sunderland, who takes over his corporation after he is killed by Swamp Thing.
One of the most enigmatic beings in the universe, the Phantom Stranger only appears when events of great magnitudes necessitate his direct involvement. Mysterious and all knowing, at one with the cosmos.
Matt Cable was a government officer assigned to protect Alec Holland in Louisiana before he turned into the Swamp Thing. He eventually married Abby Arcane but was later left in a coma when her evil uncle Anton Arcane possessed his body. When his life support was shut off, Matthew died, but was resurrected as the raven companion for Morpheus, King of Dreams.
A member of the inner circle of the Parliament of Trees. He acts as the leader of the inner circle.
Dr. Jason Woodrue is the Floronic Man, a plant/human hybrid and super-villain who wishes to eradicate all animal life. In some versions, he is responsible for the creation of Poison Ivy. He is an enemy of The Atom and Swamp Thing.
One of the most notorious of Hell's demons, Etrigan's soul was merged with the body of a human man, Jason Blood, who calls upon the demon's terrifying power to fight the forces of darkness.
One of the primary antagonists of Swamp Thing in the early era, this shadowy general will stop at nothing until Swamp Thing is captured or killed.
A magician that Constance Sunderland hired to resurrect her father, General Sunderland. He was later turned into a Un-Man by Anton Arcane and took possession of the General's body.
When God sang creation into being, The Word is the first that came into being when God spoke the first word. Now he acts as His executioner, destroying anything and anyone that threatens Him.
A Member of the Parliament of Trees, that was once captured by Mantago of the Grey.
A writer, who seems to be unable to die until she finishes her book River Run. She later discovers that she is a stillborn Water Elemental.
Member of the Triumvirate that began the Parliament of Trees.
He had a brilliant analytical mind. He could be a great detective but prefers investigating different sorts of enigmas.
The eighth founder of the Parliament of the Trees, he is captured by the Grey.
A mysterious entity who leads Swamp Thing to enhance his powers. The Traveller has all the characteristics of Odin: he has only one eye, possesses vast occult knowledge, is accompanied by two ravens and wanders the Earth incognito.
Bruce Wayne, who witnessed the murder of his billionaire parents as a child, swore to avenge their deaths. He trained extensively to achieve mental and physical perfection, mastering martial arts, detective skills, and criminal psychology. Costumed as a bat to prey on the fears of criminals, and utilizing a high-tech arsenal, he became the legendary Batman.
The ancient magic of the Ruby of Life enabled John Sargent to control whatever he touched. He also had some magical powers apart from the ruby and constructed the stage magician identity Sargon the Sorcerer to disguise his magical exploits.
He was a big game hunter and chairman of the board of the "Adventurers Club" who had dedicated his life to hunting monsters. He once attempted to hunt the Swamp Thing but died in the encounter, and even briefly served as an elemental for the Parliament of Trees.
The wife of Gene "Labo" Labostrie.
A mysterious man who owns a bar.
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