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Constantine coming to NBC

Based on the DC Comics/Vertigo series Hellblazer, John Constantine, the magical bad boy, is coming to NBC this fall. Following the success of Arrow on the CW, this decision to bring Constantine to the small screen could be a great [...]

May 18, 2014 Movies and TV
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Review: Constantine #1

Hard to believe DC cancelled Hellblazer in favor of this. That is, until you remember this is DC we’re talking about. Hellblazer‘s version of Constantine–a drinking, smoking bloke first, a con man second, and sorcerer a distant third–had legs, strengthened [...]

March 22, 2013 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: Tales from The Dark and The Edge Panel

Yesterday, DC Comics held their “Tales from The Dark and The Edge” panel at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con, where moderator Bob Wayne was joined by editors Brian Cunningham and Rachel Gluckstern, along with writers Jeff Lemire, Rob Liefeld, and Jimmy [...]

July 13, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Justice League Dark #10

John Constantine. Deadman. Zatanna. Madame Xanadu. Andrew Bennett. Black Orchid. Dr. Mist. Together they form the supernatural super-team in DC Comics‘ “New 52″ universe: Justice League Dark. Beginning with last month’s Justice League Dark #9, another name has been added to [...]

June 28, 2012 Reviews
Justice-League Dark #9

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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WonderCon 2012: Post-Convention Musings

I’m writing this article the day after WonderCon 2012 ended with a deep exhaustion, as if I’d just tried to race the Flash around the block and seriously thought I could win. I’ve filled myself with coffee and soda throughout [...]

March 20, 2012 Reviews
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DIAL H and G.I. COMBAT Debut and Other May Solicits Previews From DC’s Dark and Edge Groups

DC’s DARK title solicits for May 2012, direct from the SOURCE, including the newest Dark title  DIAL H and the first ANIMAL MAN ANNUAL featuring Swamp Thing.  The Edge group introduces it’s newest title G.I. COMBAT.  The solicits also announce [...]

February 13, 2012 Reviews
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Something Wicked This Way Comes – Peter Milligan’s Justice League Dark

Ray Bradbury’s novel Something Wicked This Way Comes  (also the title of a killer Barry Adamson tune) is a masterpiece of suspense and slow-building horror. Two boys born on either side of midnight are targeted by the wandering stranger Mr [...]

October 28, 2011 Features