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Si Spurrier and Bob Quinn Launch Nightcrawler Comic Way Of X

Si Spurrier and Bob Quinn Launch Nightcrawler Comic, Way Of X

Si Spurrier was writing a new X-Men title But it's not Legion; it's Nightcrawler in the new series Way Of X Drawn by Bob Quinn Part of Reign Of X Pronounced Way of Ten?A recent writer on Hellblazer, until that was from its mother's womb untimely ripped, and former Bleeding Cool contributor, Si Spurrier is[...]

Marvel Launches Black Knight Comic Ahead Of Kit Harington Playing Him

Marvel Launches Black Knight Comic Ahead Of Kit Harington Playing Him

Following January’s King In Black: Black Knight one-shot in January (previewed here and here), writer Si Spurrier will launch a new series Black Knight: Curse Of The Ebony Blade Ahead of the character's appearance in the upcoming The Eternals movie played by Kit Harington, it will also see Wonder Woman artist Sergio Dávila, making his[...]

Marvel Previews King In Black And Its Many Spin-Offs

Marvel Previews King In Black And Its Many Spin-Offs

Last week saw Marvel Comics publish a big King In Black preview in print – but for those of you locked down, here's a look at some of the art from upcoming issues of The King In Black main event as well as the spin-off issues and where it's all from. KING IN BLACK #2 […]

Si Spurrier and Frazer Irvings Gutsville Returns From Image Comics

Si Spurrier and Frazer Irving's Gutsville Returns From Image Comics?

Gutsville was a comic book created by Si Spurrier and Frazer Irving, published by Image Comics, back in 2007 An intended six-issue series, it took a year to publish the first three issues then came to a stop The creative team had worked together on From Grace and The Simping Detective at 2000AD, Spurrier had[...]

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

British comics writer, columnist, novelist, former cook, bookseller, and BBC art director, Si Spurrier was teasing something earlier today Something for 5pm GMT Which was twenty minutes ago.5pm, GMT. Pay close attention. — Simon "Si Spurrier" Spurrier (@sispurrier) November 25, 2020Well, it looks like he is a new Xbooks creator for Marvel Comics in 2021 As the[...]

Si Spurrier On Quoting Boris Johnson In John Constantine: Hellblazer

Si Spurrier On Quoting Boris Johnson In John Constantine: Hellblazer

This week saw the release of the penultimate issue of Hellblazer #11 by Si Spurrier, Aaron Campbell and Jordie Bellaire And it also features in passing, The Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson, better known as Boris. Both in person and be allusion.[caption id="attachment_1288376" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Si Spurrier On[...]

4 Page King In Black: Black Knight #1 Preview by Jesus Saiz

4 Page King In Black: Black Knight #1 Preview by Jesus Saiz

It's Black Knight time! Si Spurrier is currently gloriously desecrating the hallowed halls of Great Britain with an Arthurian bent where even the demons are in rebellion at the grotesqueness of it all, in Hellblazer for DC Comics But DC has decided that they don't want any of that any more.. so maybe Si Spurrier[...]

Si Spurrier and Jesus Saiz Bring the Black Knight to King In Black

Si Spurrier and Jesus Saiz Bring the Black Knight to King In Black

They may have taken away John Constantine from Si Spurrier But he can still bring another legacy British character to the fore in the upcoming King In Black (even though Dane was born in the wrong Gloucester).  With Jesus Saiz, creating a Black Knight story for King In Black The Avenger and Otherworld resident has[...]

John Constantine Remembers The Justice League &#8211 And Dying (Spoilers)

John Constantine Remembers The Justice League – And Dying (Spoilers)

Albeit it one with a smile.[caption id="attachment_1269780" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Justice League Dark #27[/caption]We have already seen what John Constantine has to say about continuity in the current series written by Si Spurrer.[caption id="attachment_1110828" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Art from Sandman Presents: The Hellblazer.[/caption][caption id="attachment_1110830" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Art from Sandman Presents: The Hellblazer.[/caption]In Hellblazer #10, published today, Si[...]

The Campaign To #SaveHellblazer Ramps Up A Notch

The Campaign To #SaveHellblazer Ramps Up A Notch

Its writer Si Spurrier writes; The first collected volume of #HELLBLAZER drops on Sept 29 This is the run which has topped review aggregates for 4 solid months It's also the book which is cancelled at issue #12 If you want to #SaveHellblazer, strong tpb sales are our only hope. Tell you what's a giggle: all the chitchat[...]

Prince Andrew Stars in DC Comics John Constantine: Hellblazer #9

Prince Andrew Stars in DC Comics' John Constantine: Hellblazer #9?

But it is recalled today, as the new John Constantine: Hellblazer #9  written by Si Spurrier channels much of that spirit And in "The Favourite", a title that recalls a recent Royal movie as well as ties it into the topic of horse racing, John Constantine has a tale to tell A right royal tale[...]

Neil Gaiman Approves Of #SaveHellblazer Campaign To DC Comics

Neil Gaiman Approves Of #SaveHellblazer Campaign To DC Comics

Last week, DC Comics announced that they were cancelling the John Constantine: Hellblazer series written by Si Spurrier with its twelfth issue The series, which was a major critical hit, was part of the Sandman Presents line, and was yet to see its first collection published.Si Spurrier wrote a blog about the experience of having[...]

Are 20-25% Of DC Comics Losing Money The Hellblazer Hypothesis&#8230

Are 20-25% Of DC Comics Losing Money? The Hellblazer Hypothesis…

But not only that, it seems that the Warners beancounters are only counting the sales of the initial single publications of the comic book when it comes to making such decisionsSi Spurrier in his blog post about the cancellation of Hellblazer at DC Comics gave a slight insight into the decision process this time around.That’s[...]

Si Spurrier on the Cancellation Of John Constantine&#8230 and Heartbreak

Si Spurrier on the Cancellation Of John Constantine… and Heartbreak

In the reported-but-possibly-apocryphal words of Jack Kirby, as reported by Dylan Horrocks...[caption id="attachment_1252905" align="aligncenter" width="600"] By Dylan Horrocks.[/caption]From Hellblazer and Justice League writer Si Spurrier's blog, posted today, on the news that John Constantine: Hellblazer #12, out in November, will be the final issue of the series Here are a gfew extracts from a much[...]

Si Spurrier Accepts GLAAD 2020 Award For Star Wars: Doctor Aphra

Si Spurrier Accepts GLAAD 2020 Award For Star Wars: Doctor Aphra

Earlier versions of the awards usually focused on the most mainstream portrayals, and often only credited writers, but this has changed of late.The winner of this year's award, just announced, and accepted by Si Spurrier was Star Wars: Doctor Aphra by Simon Spurrier, Emilio Laiso, Andrea Broccardo, Wilton Santos, Caspar Wijngaard, Marc Deering, Don Ho, Walden[...]

Putting Politics Back Into Superhero Comics Before Justice League #50

Putting Politics Back Into Superhero Comics Before Justice League #50

But Si Spurrier has been writing a very political comic book with his current run on John Constantine: Hellblazer It began with a naked Boris Johnson running around the bowels of the Houses of Parliament, saw an entire issue looking at the legacy of the NHS, as well as looking at sexual abuse, slavery, and manipulation[...]

Todays Justice League Invents Brand New Liverpool Football Teams

Today's Justice League Invents Brand New Liverpool Football Teams

Of course, the following issue will be written by Si Spurrier, so you might get a little more British speak and potentially accurate football teams He has pub speak (and Nigel Farage) down a little more pat.Although he's not actually called Nigel Farage and isn't a member of the Brexit Party Looks and sounds the[...]

John Constantine is a Virus &#8211 Hellblazer #6 (Spoilers)

"John Constantine is a Virus" – Hellblazer #6 (Spoilers)

But it also gets a lot more relevant due to being published this week.It has been mentioned that writer Si Spurrier has found a level that reflects both Jamie Delano and Garth Ennis Hellblazer in one But Aaron Campbell also does a damn fine job of reflecting the likes of Dave McKean, Arthur Ranson and[...]