Jeff Stokely

The Spire – A Medieval Mutant Mega-City Block Of Murder…

It does feel as it Spire has been coming a long time. Medieval Written by Si Spurrier, it does in some ways appear to be a merging of his greatest hits. His work on 2000AD, and the Mega City Blocks, wherein one can spend their whole life, with a police force often out of its depth, […]

When Comic Creators Are Branded – Si Spurrier Speaks Out

Simon Spurrier’s name pops up in comics conversations of such a differing ilk and in such different situations that it’s a notable feature of his writing persona to be in many places rather than one. He’s worked at Marvel, he’s done a massive webcomic for Avatar Press, he’s going to be taking over from Alan […]

A Murder Mystery In An Apocalyptic Fantasy Future: The Spire Arrives This July

From BOOM! Studios, written by Simon Spurrier (X-Men: Legacy, Crossed: Wish You Were Here), with art by Jeff Stokely (Gotham Academy, Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Witches) comes The Spire. The duo blew us away with their sci-fi/western fusion Six-Gun Gorilla, so it’s only natural to be intrigued by their next project. The Spire is a […]

Gotham Academy Endgame #1: Spooky Joker Tales!

Being a huge Gotham Academy fan, I couldn’t wait to see what Gotham Academy: Endgame was all about. Like I mentioned last month, I haven’t participated in reading much of the Endgame series. However, reading Batgirl: Endgame written by Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher, with art and colors by Bengal, was an incredibly impressive experience. […]

Boom Announces The Spire At ComicsPRO, From Six-Gun Gorilla Team Si Spurrier And Jeff Stokely

One of Boom’s bigger sleeper hits from two years ago was Six-Gun Gorilla, which surprised everyone by taking a pulp era, public domain character and reinventing it into a 2000 AD inspired rumination on the nature of creativity and authorship. Today, during Boom’s forward-ushing presentation to the retailers at ComicsPRO, they announced a new series from the same team of […]

Boom! To Announce New Comic From Si Spurrier And Jeff Stokely #ComicsForward

Yesterday, Jeff Stokely tweeted, Hey retailers at @comicspro #ComicsPRO tomorrow! Cool news from @boomstudios around 3:15pm regarding new book from @sispurrier & myself! — Jeff Stokely (@JeffStokely) February 20, 2015 Today Si Spurrier tweeted, Comicky retail chums! Delicious news out of @comicspro from @boomstudios at 3.15 PST, regarding a certain @JeffStokely and self. #comicsPRO — […]

New Titles From Archaia Celebrate Jim Henson’s Legacy At San Diego Comic Con

By Michele Brittany I grew up watching The Muppets Show, Dark Crystal and my personal favorite, Labyrinth, so I have a fondness for Jim Henson’s genius when it came to puppetry. In reality, he was a creative maverick in so many arenas of popular culture that it was surprise to hear that Archaia’s Henson line […]