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Forever Evil Event Event: Constantine 11

Constantine 11 Ray Fawkes, Aco   Forever Evil Crossover   Spoiler alert!  You have been warned!   Don’t let the lack of the Forever Evil banner on the cover fool you…  This issue is very much part of Forever Evil: [...]

February 15, 2014 Reviews
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DC Cancels Hellblazer, Launches Constantine

Hellblazer cancelled?? In a move that was more of a “when is it going to happen” rather than a “I wonder if they’re thinking of doing this…”, DC has announced on their blog that their longest running Vertigo series, Hellblazer, will [...]

November 8, 2012 News, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Artist Spotlight II

In last week’s installment of Comic Revolt, I looked at ten influential and amazing artists that have changed the face of comics with their exceptional style and ability to tell a story. This week we look at ten more using [...]

October 11, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Writer’s List

This week’s Comic Revolt takes a subjective look at which writer’s have or continue to blaze a trail in the medium of comics and graphic novels. This isn’t a ranking list, which would be useless in my estimation, because there [...]

September 21, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Review: Hellblazer #293

DC Comics‘ Vertigo imprint release of Hellblazer #293, written by Peter Milligan, starts a new arc: The Curse of the Constantines. Pulling from the last arc, Another Season in Hell, Milligan shows a new kind of Constantine with issue 293: [...]

July 26, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: Catching up With Tim Bradstreet

Sitting down with Tim Bradstreet (Hellblazer, Punisher, and Hellraiser) for an interview is like talking to a little kid after they opened up their Christmas presents – his enthusiasm and passion for creating art is off the charts. One of [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Justice League Dark #9

DC Comics’ Justice League Dark #9 begins a new run with Jeff Lemire (Animal Man and Sweet Tooth) taking over writing duties, with Mikel Janin on art. John Constantine (Hellblazer), Deadman, Zatanna, Andrew Bennett (I, Vampire), and the Black Orchid [...]

May 24, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Hellblazer #291

For fans of Vertigo’s  Hellblazer comic, and John Constantine in particular, issue 291 proves a bit anti-climatic as the epilogue to the recent Another Season in Hell arc. Peter Milligan wrote a fantastic story up until this issue, but brings [...]

May 18, 2012 Reviews
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First Look at Warren Ellis’ New Novel, “Gun Machine”

Warren Ellis is a creator that should need no introduction. He has written various comics, including but not limited to: Transmetropolitan, Fell, Freakangels, Planetary, The Authority, Thor, Hellblazer, Astonishing X-men, Wolverine, Iron Man, Red (which was adapted into a feature [...]

May 8, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Reviews: Kick-Ass 2, BPRD, and Hellblazer!

This last week was another HUGE week for comic releases: the last issue of Kick-Ass 2, the second BPRD “Hell on Earth: The Long Death,” John Constantine is still in Hell in Hellblazer #289… And this is just a small [...]

March 27, 2012 Reviews
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Hellblazer #288 “Another Season in Hell” – The Lower Depths

Last new comics day, “Part 2: The Lower Depths,” of John Constantine’s descent into Hell was unleashed on the world. Vertigo Comics started off this “Another Season in Hell” Hellblazer story arc in the last issue #287 (and in a [...]

February 21, 2012 Reviews
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Review – Hellblazer #287 “Another Season in Hell” Starts Now

From the Hades of Greek mythology, to Virgil, Dante, Milton, Joyce, Sartre, Moorcock, Pratchett, and…  Well, you get the idea; I have always had an affinity for stories that take place in hell.  As a reader of comics as well [...]

January 23, 2012 Reviews
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Review – Crossed: Badlands Opening Salvo

As I reported in our Stitched Comic Series Review and Garth Ennis News here on Comic Booked, Avatar Press will be starting a new Crossed: Badlands series that will be kicked off by the original creative team of Garth Ennis and Jacen [...]

December 29, 2011 Reviews
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John Constantine – Hellblazer Annual is a Haunting “Must Read”

Christmas came early this week in the form of the John Constantine — Hellblazer Annual 2011 “Suicide Bridge” comic book from DC Comics Vertigo imprint.  This amazing, self-contained story is written by the talented Peter Milligan, with the always incredible Simon Bisley [...]

December 8, 2011 Reviews
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The Horror! The Horror!

Even though Halloween is behind us now, there are still plenty of great comics in the horror genre that you can enjoy year-round.  I had previously promised to suggest some great horror titles, past and present.  This task actually proved [...]

November 3, 2011 Reviews