Jason Shawn Alexander Archives

Wahcommo: Magnetic Press Announces Kickstarter for Graphic Novel
Publisher Magnetic Press issued a statement yesterday announcing it is launching a new Kickstarter for WAHCOMMO, a sprawling dark fantasy graphic novel by acclaimed artist Luis NCT.  This classic high-fantasy tale is filled with monsters, trials, mythical cities, and faced-paced adventure mixed with a coming-of-age identity drama to life in gorgeous, archival-quality hardcover. Luis is best known for his work as a[...]
Image Reveals Jason Shawn Alexander's Cover for Spawn #300
As Spawn gets ready for its milestone 300th issue, Image Comics has revealed Jason Shawn Alexander's cover for Spawn #300. This is the latest of several covers by superstar artists including Todd McFarlane, Greg Capullo, J Scott Campbell, and Jerome Opena for the issue which will also feature interior art by McFarlane and Capullo and writing[...]
Spawn Gets Crucified for Spawn #295
Just when you thought your outrage was over, pearl-clutching bible-thumpers, Todd McFarlane and Image Comics are ramping up the blasphemy! As Spawn heads toward its 300th issue, creator McFarlane revealed a page of interior art from Spawn #295 by artist and man with three first names, Jason Shawn Alexander, showing the titular character being crucified on[...]
Krypton Season 1: Decrypting Episode 9, 'Hope'
Both Matt and Heather are wearing appropriate Krypton attire as well. The episode spotlights artist Jason Shawn Alexander (Spawn, Empty Zone), who works up pieces of General Zod, Seg and Lyta kissing, and Brainiac appearing on the planet They also talk with Sipos about Adam Strange's drinking and come up with the name of some drinks[...]
Spawn #285 cover by Francesco Mattina
That was funny. Spawn #285 art by Jason Shawn Alexander and Lee Loughridge If nothing else, Jason Shawn Alexander's artwork is frigging gorgeous It plays with shading in an incredible fashion, the texturing and detail is stunning, and Spawn himself looks awesome The colors of Lee Loughridge are subtle and fits Alexander's artwork very well. Spawn #285 has[...]
temple of art
With a panel that included filmmakers Allan Amato and Olga Nunes, as well documentary subjects Bill Sienkiewicz, David Mack, Jason Shawn Alexander, Megan Hutchinson, and Dave Crosland, it was a panel that definitely should not have been missed. Filmmakers Allan Amato and Olga Nunes Temple of Art is a documentary film about, as described by Nunes, why[...]
Sienkiewicz, Mahfood and Alexander Get Political
We saw the Bernie Sanders piece Bill Sienkiewicz did the other day, but now he has been joined by fellow artists Jim Mahfood and Jason Shawn Alexander on this jam piece depicting their interpretation of the current presidential race They're depictions of Ted Cruz, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton seem to be a bit unflattering[...]
A Bleak Future Explored In Jason Shawn Alexander's The Empty Zone Vol. 1
Eisner-award nominated artist Jason Shawn Alexander (Abe Sapien: The Drowning, The Escapists) weaves the unsettling, dystopian saga of Corinne White that introduces readers to a bleak future, eighty years after a worldwide blackout in The Empty Zone Vol 1: Conversations with the Dead Writer of Saga, Brian K Vaughan commented on the book by saying: "Jason[...]
How Jason Shawn Alexander Makes A Human Machine In Empty Zone
I've been impressed by Empty Zone ever since I saw the Kickstarter art for the series and learned about its long history as Jason Shawn Alexander's haunting personal project Now that the series is rolling out from Image Comics, it seems like my impression of the series changes with each issue In the opening issue,[...]
Capturing A Sense Of The New In Empty Zone #1
I was impressed by the history behind the comic when I previously spoke to writer and artist Jason Shawn Alexander about his upcoming Image publication Empty Zone Some readers may be aware that the comic appeared before in different forms, represents the artist's original creator-owned idea at the age of 19, and how he's returning[...]