Swamp Thing: Season 1 (2018 - 2019)

Season 1
Swamp Thing

Critics Consensus

By leaning into the horror of it all, Swamp Thing swims deep into the trenches of this strange world and returns with a scary good TV show.



Critic Ratings: 26

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Air date: May 31, 2019
Air date: Jun 7, 2019
Air date: Jun 14, 2019
Air date: Jun 21, 2019
Air date: Jun 28, 2019

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Crystal Reed
as Abby Arcane
Virginia Madsen
as Maria Sunderland
Andy Bean
as Alec Holland
Henderson Wade
as Matt Cable
Derek Mears
as Swamp Thing
Maria Sten
as Liz Tremayne
Jeryl Prescott
as Madame Xanadu
Ian Ziering
as Dan Cassidy
Jennifer Beals
as Sheriff Lucilia Cable
Will Patton
as Avery Sunderland
Kevin Durand
as Jason Woodrue
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Critic Reviews for Swamp Thing Season 1

All Critics (26) | Top Critics (2)

There are like four shows competing for air in this swamp, and right now, only one of them is interesting.

May 31, 2019 | Full Review…

A particular eco-thriller that improves as it gets closer to physical and vegetable terror. [Full Review in Spanish]

Jun 11, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Long-time stuntman and actor Derek Mears is the man inside the suit. Hats off to the team who put Swamp Thing's suit together because it looks awesome.

Jun 7, 2019 | Rating: 8.2/10 | Full Review…

It isn't that Swamp Thing is bad, but it is certainly nowhere near as ambitious as Titans or Doom Patrol. Is it unfair to judge it that way? It's difficult to say, but it's much safer to say that the audience will be doing the same.

Jun 5, 2019 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Sci-fi meets Southern Gothic in gory, gross suspense series.

Jun 4, 2019 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Swamp Thing isn't the best DC series out there, and could use some tonal consistency and more interesting characters. But it's scary and gross enough to watch beyond the first episode.

Jun 3, 2019 | Full Review…

Swamp Thing is the first of DC Universe's streaming offerings to nail it right out of the gate.

May 31, 2019 | Rating: 8.0/10 | Full Review…

It's really gross, and incredibly fun.

May 31, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Swamp Thing leans in on backwoods swampy horror and it works so well.

May 31, 2019 | Full Review…

Through two episodes, Swamp Thing isn't perfect, but it's more than capable of filling the hole in superhero television that's looking for a blend of horror and fantasy.

May 30, 2019 | Rating: 70/100 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Swamp Thing: Season 1

  • Nov 13, 2018
    it was fun to for a 90s tv show

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