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On Being ‘Pedlars Of Filth’ – Simon Spurrier Responds To The News That Alan Moore Is Writing Crossed

Simon “Si” Spurrier, novelist and comics writer, has worked for Marvel, DC, 2000AD and Avatar Press, developing an increasingly carnivalesque slate of publications that tend toward the bizarre and thought-provoking. For Avatar Press, he wrote over 1,000 pages on the …

Avatar Press Announces Crossed +100 – An Ingenious Future-Set Series By Alan Moore And Gabriel Andrade

If you’ve been following the teasers running on Bleeding Cool, you’ll know that today brings a major announcement from Avatar Press concerning a brand new project written by Alan Moore and drawn by Gabriel Andrade (Ferals). That project is an …

After Four Years And 1152 Pages, Simon Spurrier Concludes Crossed: Wish You Were Here

About four years ago, Simon Spurrier began work on a webcomic, and 1152 pages later, he emerges with a partial digit loss (a pinkie). Unrelated? Well, working on Crossed: Wish You Were Here is bound to take its toll. He …

Interior Art Reveal: God Is Dead With Mike Costa, Alan Moore, Simon Spurrier, Kieron Gillen, And Justin Jordan

The second arc of God is Dead, entitled Book of Acts, takes the form of a 2 part all-star team up under the guidance of series writer Mike Costa. In “Alpha”, he’s joined by Rafael Ortiz on the artwork for …

Justin Jordan Sees The Savage Side Of The Great God Pan Writing God Is Dead: Omega With Mike Costa And Kieron Gillen

Today we give you the final piece of the puzzle in this anatomy of God is Dead: Book of Acts “Alpha” and “Omega” the two issues that will set the stage for the big events of the new arc of …

Kieron Gillen’s Had A ‘Hell Of A Time In Hell’ Writing God Is Dead Omega With Mike Costa And Justin Jordan

So far, Bleeding Cool has brought you the announcement that Alan Moore has written a Glycon-based story for God is Dead: Book of Acts ‘Alpha’, alongside an interview with Mike Costa about his masterplan for the two-parter ‘Alpha’ and ‘Omega’, …

Simon Spurrier Joins Mike Costa And Alan Moore On God Is Dead: Alpha And Tells Us How To Swear Our Way Out Of A Fight

What more could you bring to a book that already has Mike Costa’s guiding hand deciding to turn a whole mythological epic into a detective story and one that has Alan Moore ACTUALLY writing himself into a story as a …

The Snake Puppet God Glycon Revealed: Alan Moore Scripts Story For God Is Dead

In 2002, Alan Moore and the late Steve Moore wrote an essay for Kaos #14 entitled “The Moon and Serpent Grand Egyptian Theatre of Marvels”, a semi-historical treatise witty, uproarious, and very informative. It showed the sparks flying between the …

Avatar Announces London Super Con Art Prints Galore – Extinction Parade, Uber, God Is Dead, Crossed

Avatar Press will be holding court at The London Super Comic Con Convention (otherwise known in parlance as the London SuperCon) on March 15th and 16th and making quite an event of their presence.  Their full guest list pulls out …

Why You Shouldn’t Just Read Numbercruncher, You Should Read It All At Once

Numbercruncher is a fabulously strange comic. It first appeared serialized in the pages of Judge Dredd Megazine in black and white, then as a 4 issue miniseries with colors added, and has now been collected in hardback by Titan. Written …

Bargain Of The Day: 2000AD’s Trifecta On Kindle For $2.10/£1.29

It was 2000AD’s event of last year, from three separate creative teams that no one realised was an event until it was too late. Trifecta, three stories, three conceptual concepts, one conclusion. It was epic. By Al Ewing, Simon Spurrier, …

Garth Ennis Returns For Crossed: Badlands #50 And All Of The Avatar Press March Solicitations

Garth Ennis returns to tell the story of Patient Zero in Crossed: Badlands #50. Simon Spurrier takes us to the English countryside in the oversized Crossed: Badlands 2014 Annual. And the 8th Crossed trade and a new Crossed T-shirt come …

Si Spurrier’s Disenchantment Gets A Second Episode…

Disenchanted the free webcomic/multi-media extravaganza Disenchanted by Simon Spurrier and German Erramouspe, published by Bleeding Cool’s owner Avatar Press has had its second chapter go live. Naturally it maintains it’s sophisticated charm, its debonair wit and a sense of good …

Ennis, Way, Gillen, Wolfer, Spurrier And Hickman – Avatar Press Solicitations For January 2014

The new year starts with the return of William Gravel in Combat Magician, the third volume of Crossed: Wish You Were Here gets collected, Armageddon is fast approaching in God Is Dead, the world continues to go to the dog …

Simon Spurrier Talks His New Webseries Disenchanted

On October 28th, Simon Spurrier is launching his brand new webseries Disenchanted with artist German Erramouspe. The series tells what happens to leprechauns, goblins, pixies and fey when people stop believing in them. How they all end up in Vermintown, a …

Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie, Amala’s Blade, Roller Grrrls, Madefire Sketchbooks, Magic Words, Dogs of War, Forces of Nature, The New Crusaders and The Fox, Disenchanted

New York Comic Con is an intense wave of crazy that crashes over everyone who attends, but even more so for those who scurry around covering panels and attempting to do interviews in loud surroundings with barely functioning audio recorders. …

Avatar is Uncut at New York Comic Con – With Spurrier, Jordan, Costa, White, Brooks, Gillen, Wolfer

Talking to some fans in the substantial line waiting for the Avatar Press panel on Saturday of New York Comic Con, some of the appeal of looking into Avatar as new readers is about finding diversity in art styles that …

Six Shots From Six Gun Gorilla

Alasdair Stuart writes for Bleeding Cool; Six Gun Gorilla, out this week from Boom!, sounds like the sort of book that will trade off the pure pulpy joy of its title. That joy is certainly there, but this is a …