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John McCrea Launches Kickstarter with Garth Ennis Gerry Duggan More

John McCrea Launches Kickstarter with Garth Ennis, Gerry Duggan, More

Longstanding comic book writer/artist and Hitman co-creator John McCrea has turned to Kickstarter for a collection of a number of his creator-owned stories dubbed Mighty World of McCrea with an array of A-List collaborative talent over the decades The first of four planned collections, the goal has already been doubled and it is anticipated to[...]

Yondu Gets His Own Marvel Comics Series Says Chicken Website

Yondu Gets His Own Marvel Comics Series, Says Chicken Website

Original Guardian of the Galaxy Yondu will star in his own eponymous solo series from Marvel Comics this Fall, from the creative team of Lonnie Nadler, Zac Thompson, and John McCrea Marvel announced the news via chicken product promotional website ComicBook.com, also giving the site's hungry readers some nuggets of information in the form of[...]

Watch the Trailer for Gerry Duggan and John McCreas Dead Rabbit

Watch the Trailer for Gerry Duggan and John McCrea's Dead Rabbit

Hoping to catch a glimpse of Gerry Duggan and John McCrea's new Image Comics series, Dead Rabbit, before Duggan takes off on his international rock star book signing tour? You're in luck, superfan! Using the latest in royalty-free trip-hop music and photo slideshow technology, Image has put together a trailer for the book, which you[...]

First Impressions: Aces Weekly is What this Industry Needs [Vol. 34 Week 1 Review]

First Impressions: Aces Weekly is What this Industry Needs [Vol. 34, Week 1 Review]

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] So, this one shakes up my review formula a lot. Aces Weekly is a $1 (or whatever currency you use) a week comic anthology that includes stories from various writers and artists both fresh and experienced in the industry. David Lloyd, the artist who illustrated V for Vendetta among other things, is one […]


John McCreas Process Art For Dark Souls: Legend Of The Flame Cover

John McCrea's Process Art For Dark Souls: Legend Of The Flame Cover

Over on his Facebook page artist John McCrea shared his art process for the latest issue of Dark Souls: Legends of the Flame from Titan Comics McCrea shows his original pencils, inks and then the colors by Mike Spicer.McCrea may be best known for his long run on DC's Hitman with Garth Ennis He's also work[...]


When Sexy Dogwelder Welded A Dog To John McCreas Face

When Sexy Dogwelder Welded A Dog To John McCrea's Face

Dogwelder co-creator John McCrea.John even helped out with the Photoshop effects... Sexy Dogwelder, folks! It seems a peculiarly American choice for a Hallowe'en costume to take the outfit of a trade, cut about 9/10 of it away and call it "sexy" Sexy nurse, sexy firefighter, sexy cowboy, sexy plumber, etc.But no one had done "sexy Dogwelder".That[...]

Hey Studio Bosses Your Next Deadpool Is Right Here&#8230

Hey Studio Bosses? Your Next Deadpool Is Right Here…

By the creator of Preacher, Garth Ennis, and his longstanding collaborator, John McCrea.About a, well, hitman, granted powers of X-Ray vision and slight telepathy, which comes in rather useful in his career An Irish man Tommy Monaghan, working in New York.Set in the DC Comics universe, specifically Gotham City, he ends up interacting with superheroes[...]

Next Week&#8230 Ill Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You

Next Week… I'll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?

If you see me, say hi, I always appreciate it.Here's a look at what's waiting for me.Attending creators include Brian Bolland, Frank Cho, David Finch, Humberto Ramos, Mike Zeck, Marv Wolfman, David Aja, Heather Antos, Mahmud Asrar, Jeremy Bastion, Simone Bianchi, Mark Buckingham, Howard Chaykin, Ian Churchill, Katie Cook, Steve Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Meredith Finch, Gary[...]

The Return Of All-Star To DC Comics

The Return Of 'All-Star' To DC Comics

And you'll never guess who is getting the treatment.Go on have a go.Ready?Garth Ennis and John McCrea, renaming the upcoming Section 8 mini-series as All-Star Section 8.Toldja. All-Star was a DC Comics imprint intended to publish definitive non-continuity new reader friendly takes on DC Comics characters from some of the finest talents in the industry.All-Star[...]

Today Three New Potential Members For Section Eight

Today, Three New Potential Members For Section Eight

Created by Six Pack, who had the power of being drunk, they appeared in the Hitman comic, from Garth Ennis and John McCrea Never hitting the high sales, they managed to crawl to a very respectable sixty issues and were both shockingly silly, savage, scandalous and touching in equal measure.After years, and under much fan[...]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 The Boys: Highland Laddie #1 By Garth Ennis And John McCrea

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys: Highland Laddie #1 By Garth Ennis And John McCrea

Today we have, free for you to read, The Boys: Highland Laddie #1 by Garth Ennis and John McCrea from Dynamite Entertainment. Everyone's favorite pint-sized Scotsman gets his own origin story, with art by Herogasm artist John McCrea Mind reeling from recent events in The Boys, Wee Hughie heads home to Auchterladle- the semi-idyllic Scottish seaside town where he grew up[...]


Batman Day: What Will You Be Doing On July 23rd To Celebrate

Batman Day: What Will You Be Doing On July 23rd To Celebrate?

Nostalgia and Comics do this quite a bit, with monthly meetings at nearby watering holes that can often see you drinking alongside the likes of Hunt Emerson, Laura Howell and John McCrea When I first moved to Brum over a decade ago, it was their friendliness that won me over and I know this is[...]

Avatar Press Complete Solicitations For June

Avatar Press Complete Solicitations For June

But the secret of the Stitched comes with a steep price and his family may ultimately be the ones to pay in blood for his ambition and vengeance! MIKE WOLFER and FERNANDO HEINZ weave a story of ancient evil and terrifying horror, Stitched is a modern masterpiece of darkest nightmare.This volume collects Stitched #14-19.DICKS VOL[...]

The Uncanny X-Men #100 Project Launches From The Hero Initiative

The Uncanny X-Men #100 Project Launches From The Hero Initiative

It's a chance for all of us to give back something to the people who have given us so much enjoyment.The Hero Initiative is a great cause and helps fans and pros give back to those that have given us so much over the years.Here are some of the covers done:[caption id="attachment_321282" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Daniel[...]

New Tricks Uses Comic Industry Names Again

New Tricks Uses Comic Industry Names Again

Writer Julian Simpson is at it again. From yesterday's episode of New Tricks on BBC1. Maybe not as obviously as before. But we have a new character, Margaret Kirby. And Peter Sale. It's the final episode for actor Alun Armstrong… so he has to deal with a fictional nom de plume of Lawrence Archer. A […]

Avatar Plug of the Week – DICKS (Color) #10 by Garth Ennis and John McCrea

Avatar Plug of the Week – DICKS (Color) #10 by Garth Ennis and John McCrea

Your prayers are answered, the final issue of Dicks arrives today!  Holiday hijinks are one thing.  But when the Dicks get involved they turn a little merriment into the most offensive yuletide ever!  Nothing is sacred to these two Irishmen.  Garth Ennis and John McCrea open your presents early this year with “Yule Log in[...]

Two DC Comics Not To Ignore For Halloween &#8211 Lot 13 And Ghosts

Two DC Comics Not To Ignore For Hallowe'en – Lot 13 And Ghosts

"Stories spotlight a space heist on a ghost ship, a spirit who wants to play synthesizer in a techno band, a ghost-for-hire haunting agency and others dark, twisted tales." The creators are Geoff Johns, Gilbert Hernandez, Phil Jimenez, Joe Kubert, Jeff Lemire, John McCrea, Amy Reeder Hadley, Paul Pope and Neil Kleid with covers by[...]