News broke yesterday that Jamie Foxx will play Spawn in the upcoming movie from Todd McFarlane’s Blumhouse Productions adaptation.
With Spawn about to go into production, expect an increase in the amount of publicity surrounding the character and comic series. The latest news has Francesco Mattina covering Spawn #284.
PRESS RELEASE – In celebration of the Hellspawn’s silver anniversary, a special Director’s Cut Edition of SPAWN #1 by comics legend and Image Comics President, Todd McFarlane, will hit stores this week. The Director’s Cut includes the original artboards of SPAWN #1, commentary from McFarlane himself on each page, and bonus, never-before-seen art.
What better way to celebrate 25 years, than a bunch of variant covers. Image has released the final six Spawn variants that will grace books in the month of May.
Punisher killed all the heroes in his universe. Deadpool killed everyone in his universe, as well as literature and every known version of himself. Since it’s a money-making theme, it’s no surprise that Spawn would get in on the action in Spawn Kills Everyone #1. Sounds like fun right? Well…
The rise in adult coloring books (coloring books for adults, not porn coloring books) shows no signs of stopping. Case in point, The Spawn Coloring Book.
Comicbook.com has an exclusive interview with Image co-founder Todd McFarlane where he revealed that he has completed a Spawn script and is shopping its live action treatment around Hollywood. “I’ve finished the script, and I’m in the process of editing. It’s 183 pages, and [producers] usually like 120. I still think it’s going to end up being about 140, because I’m putting in details for myself.” On top on the breadth of storytelling Spawn creator McFarlane has built into his script he also has designs on contributing to the movie behind the camera as well, in addition to looking at beginning production this year.
Press Release New series writer and Eisner Award-winner Paul Jenkins (Revelations, Batman: The Dark Knight) teams up with artist Jonboy Meyers (The Savage She-Hulks, Marvel Adventures Spider-Man) to shed light on Al Simmons’ tragic past in the collectible issue, SPAWN: RESURRECTION #1. Al Simmons’ highly-anticipated return to the series will then pick up with SPAWN #251.
In this time of reboots and renumbering it’s rare to see books numbered correctly, especially in higher digits. For an indy book to reach triple numbers is extremely rare but Spawn has endured. Whether you’ve been reading or even known it was still around, Spawn has turned 250. There are some big changes coming…Major Spoilers has your review!
Press Release Image Comics and Todd McFarlane Productions are pleased to announce that the entire 250-issue library of SPAWN, the classic series created by Image Comics co-founder and President Todd McFarlane, is now available in digital format for the first time ever. SPAWN will be available to fans on comiXology.com, iBooks, Google Play, and imagecomics.com.