DC Comics has informed retailers that April's Hellblazer #9 will now be drawn by Davide Fabbri and Jose Marzan Jr., as opposed to the originally-solicited series artist Philip Tan. No reason was given for Tan's replacement, and he remains solicited for May's #10.
In addition to that, Declan Shalvey's primary cover and Yasmine Putri's variant have been revealed.
Here is the updated solicitation:
THE HELLBLAZER #9
Written by SIMON OLIVER • Art by DAVIDE FABBRI & JOSE MARZAN JR. • Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY • Variant cover by YASMINE PUTRI
Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details.
“The Smokeless Fire” part three! Magic is all very well, but in the City of Light John and Misabel’s hunt for the missing journal has become a battle of wits—and Constantine may finally have met someone more slippery than he is. Meanwhile, Marid’s plan moves into London’s corridors of power…and an Angel loses his wings.
On sale APRIL 26 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+