John Constantine Won't Be Smoking On TV

Producer David S. Goyer says he fought to keep it, but it looks like John Constantine's trademark chain-smoking will not make it to the TV adaptation of DC's Constantine. » 6/29/14 1:28pm 6/29/14 1:28pm

Hellholes And Bad Business Cards Abound In First Constantine Clip

You've seen the first amazing trailer; now watch the first equally amazing clip for NBC's new comic show Constantine, in which John Constantine offers his help to a woman in a wonderfully obnoxious way. I remain shocked — shocked — at how good this looks, and how accurate it seems to be. » 5/12/14 7:00am 5/12/14 7:00am

Damn if NBC's Constantine doesn't look exactly like John Constantine

Hey! I... I recognize that guy! That's John Constantine, noted magician/asshole! This firsty official photo of Matt Ryan as the titular character is some major proof that the NBC pilot is looking to stay close to the comic's roots. » 3/13/14 6:26am 3/13/14 6:26am

A sneak peek at next week's issue of Justice League Dark

Here's an exclusive first look at the next issue of Justice League Dark, which sees supernatural stalwarts John Constantine, Deadman, Zatanna, and Black Orchid engaging in mystical fisticuffs with magical nasties. This issue hits stores next Wednesday, October 24. Here's the rundown: » 10/18/12 7:15am 10/18/12 7:15am

An exclusive preview of Justice League Dark, starring John Constantine,…

What happens when a mysterious fortune teller, a chain-smoking British mage, a fishnet-clad magician, a wiseacre ghost, and a fellow with the most deranged wardrobe on Earth pool their forces to save reality? » 11/16/11 8:00am 11/16/11 8:00am

Chain-smoking mage John Constantine to return to the "official" DC…

DC Comics characters like Swamp Thing and John Constantine were initially facets of the mainstream DC Universe, but from the 1990s onward, these supernatural protagonists were exiled to DC's mature-readers Vertigo line. » 4/24/11 9:35am 4/24/11 9:35am

This week's comics bring us the war on fear, teenage fire-starters, and…

In tomorrow's new comics, the God of Fear rises to wage war on the entire Marvel universe, Hellboy travels back to the 1970s, Batman faces two of the DC universe's heaviest hitters, and a classic John Constantine story returns. » 4/05/11 9:00am 4/05/11 9:00am

Music, Genetics and Fantasy: An Alice Meichi Li Gallery

Welcome to the world of Alice Meichi Li, where fantasy meets the future. Everything you thought you knew about musicians and fairies is all wrong... or is it? How about a different view? We've got an incredible gallery of Li's work that will give you new perspective on the world of fairies. » 3/04/11 2:51pm 3/04/11 2:51pm

Neil Gaiman's 1994 safe sex PSA starring Death from Sandman and John…

In 1994, Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean of Sandman created this HIV awareness PSA comic designed for a high school readership. The comic starred everyone's favorite goth anthropomorphic depiction of Death, an abashed John Constantine, and a banana. » 2/02/11 4:46pm 2/02/11 4:46pm

In comics, it's the finale for Buffy Season 8 and John Constantine gets…

A duo of paranormal protagonists are having a productive week. Ms. Summers wraps up her comic series, and the snarkiest magician in comic history ties the knot. Plus, Steampunk Sarah Palin and tons more high concept weirdness! » 1/18/11 9:00am 1/18/11 9:00am

The best comic book news to come out of Comic-Con 2010

This year's Comic-Con was light on earth-shattering comic book news but chock full o' interesting tidbits about characters and upcoming projects. Here are some of the juiciest factoids that dropped this weekend. » 7/26/10 3:47pm 7/26/10 3:47pm

Swamp Thing and other "Vertigo" characters to return to the mainstream…

Back in the DCU of the 1980s, Swamp Thing hung with Superman, Sandman met Martian Manhunter, and John Constantine bothered anyone he damn well pleased. This changed with the advent of DC's Vertigo imprint, but things are changing once again. » 6/01/10 9:44pm 6/01/10 9:44pm