This week brings reviews of the new Sandman Universe Presents: Hellblazer and Excalibur #1, as well as DCeased #6 and Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man #13.
Describing Hellblazer Rebirth #1 requires the use of words John Constantine can no longer say due to this no longer being a Vertigo title. Total bollocks!
Once there was an angel named Samael, who was the most beautiful and prideful of his race. He plotted treason against his creator and was cast out, falling into the realm which would become known as Hell. It was here that he took the name Lucifer Morningstar and united the other fallen angels and monsters […]
John Constantine is free of the the ghosts that haunt him. Well, the literal ghosts, anyway. John’s heart is still weighed down by the memories of all the friends and lovers who got killed by their association with him. Particularly Veronica – the first love John dragged with him into the world of magic who […]
The week of June 10th, 2015 was a rough one for Constantine fans. The executive producers of the show announced that – despite an amazing showing of support by a devout fanbase – no network had elected to pick up the series in the wake of NBC’s cancellation. Photos were posted of the mill-house set being […]
With the Holiday Season comes Holiday-themed comics. And the Spirit of the Season has inspired me to go into the vaults, dig out some back-issues and share with you some of my favorite comics. Comics that have something to do with the many festivals we celebrate around this time of year and the sense of […]
[Warning! – SPOILERS for CONSTANTINE and the comic HELLBLAZER – Proceed with caution.] While the new TV season of Fall 2014 brought forth a number of series based on comic books, no series stayed truer to the original vision of its source material than NBC’s Constantine. A bold statement? Yes, but also a truthful one. […]
Many fans feared ‘Constantine’ would be watered-down ‘Hellblazer’ with none of the charm or grit of the original comics. Well, fear not, fans!