Tag: Warren Ellis

SUPREME BLUE ROSE

In January 2013, Erik Larsen’s brilliant but all-too-brief run on Rob Liefeld’s SUPREME came to an end with #68. Larsen left with the title with several dangling plot-threads, and I was curious to see whom Liefeld would enlist to follow-up on them. Tom Scioli publicly stated that he’d be pitching Rob Liefeld for the gig,…

BONDS. JAMES BONDS.

SKYFALL opens in the US today, after already breaking box office records in the UK. I was recently discussing the James Bond film series, with someone who doesn’t like the current actor, Daniel Craig, and preferred Pierce Brosnan. I don’t agree with that. Don’t get me wrong, I loved all the Pierce Brosnan Bond films.…

OCEAN by Warren Ellis

Ocean was a 6-issue comic-book miniseries released in 2003-2004, written by Warren Ellis and drawn by Chris Sprouse, with inks by Karl Story. I recall picking this up back then, because the premise was intriguing, plus I liked the idea of a science fiction story with a Black lead character, something we which is all…

SAM STONE, AUTHOR AND POET

  Author and poet Sam Stone began writing aged 11 after reading her first adult fiction book, The Collector by John Fowles. “I’d never read anything like it. It was terrifying – but so exciting … that’s when I realised I liked to be scared,” she admits. Her love of horror fiction began soon afterwards…