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John Constantine

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Powers:
Hypnosis, Mind control, Magical adept and Arcane knowledge

Also the ability to outwit his adversaries, for the most part.

Weaknesses:
He is a normal man caught in extraordinary circumstances.

Bio:
As a kid he was raised, along with his sister, by an abusive father. In his teen years he ran away to London and formed a punk band called Mucous Membrane.

His interest in the occult led him into encounters with various demons, making him the man he is today.

Started smoking as a child, and became a chain smoker who developed lung cancer. While in hospital the demon Nergal tried to recruit him into the Damnation Army. Constantine conned Nergal into making him well again but this caused Nergal to put demon blood into Constantine's blood stream.

Notes:
aka Laughing Magician, Conjurer

First Appearance: The Saga of Swamp Thing (1982) #37

Favorite Characters:
John Constantine is a favorite character of 87 users

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Issue Appearances:
¦mieræ (2007)
100 naboi (2002)
9-11 (2002)
Absolute Vertigo (1995)
Alan Moore: Portrait of an Extraordinary Gentleman (2003)
Amazing Heroes Swimsuit Special (1990)
Astro City: Local Heroes (2008)
Batman Monthly (1988)
Batman Sonderband (1989)
Batman: Featuring Two-Face and The Riddler (1995)
Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? (2009)
Books of Magic (1990)
Books of Magick: Life During Wartime (2004)
Brightest Day (2010)
Brightest Day Aftermath: The Search for Swamp Thing (2011)
Challengers of the Unknown (1997)
Constantine: The Hellblazer Collection (2005)
Constantine: The Official Movie Adaptation (2005)
Crisis on Infinite Earths (1985)
Dark Entries (2009)
Death Talks About Life (1994)
Death: The Deluxe Edition (2012)
Death: The High Cost of Living (1993)
Die Bücher der Magie (1998)
Doom Patrol (1987)
Flashpoint (2011)
Glenn Fabry Sketchbook (2013)
Green Arrow (1988)
Green Lantern (1990)
Guy Gardner: Warrior (1994)
Hellblazer (1988)
Hellblazer (2007)
Hellblazer - Special Constantine DVD Issue (2005)
Hellblazer Special (1993)
Hellblazer Special: Bad Blood (2000)
Hellblazer Special: Chas (2008)
Hellblazer: City of Demons (2010)
Hellblazer: Garth Ennis Collection (2012)
Hellblazer/The Books of Magic (1997)
Hitman (1996)
Horror (1990)
House of Mystery (2008)
Hunter: The Age of Magic (2001)
John Constantine - Hellblazer (1998)
John Constantine - Hellblazer Special: Papa Midnite (2005)
John Constantine Hellblazer: All His Engines (2005)
John Constantine, Hellblazer: Pandemonium (2010)
John Constantine: Hellblazer [FIN] (2005)
Justice League Wedding Special (2007)
Kromix (1989)
Lucifer (2000)
MAD (1952)
Mobfire (1994)
Mystic (2000)
Mythos: The Final Tour (1996)
Names of Magic (2001)
Neil Gaiman's Midnight Days (1999)
Secret Origins (1986)
Shade, the Changing Man (1990)
Subway Presents: Justice League (2011)
Swamp Thing (1985)
Swamp Thing (1987)
Swamp Thing (2000)
Swamp Thing (2004)
Swamp Thing/Lucifer Preview (2000)
The Absolute Death (2009)
The Books of Magic (1994)
The Horrorist (1995)
The New Teen Titans (1984)
The Saga of Swamp Thing (1982)
The Sandman (1989)
The Sandman Presents: Love Street (1999)
The Spectre (1992)
The Vault of Michael Allred (2006)
The Vertigo Encyclopaedia (1993)
The Vertigo Encyclopedia (2008)
The Vertigo Gallery: Dreams and Nightmares (1995)
Totems (2000)
Trenchcoat Brigade (1999)
Underworld Unleashed: Abyss- Hell's Sentinel (1995)
Vertigo Jam (1993)
Vertigo One-Shot (1999)
Vertigo Preview (1992)
Vertigo Rave (1994)
Vertigo Resurrected (2010)
Vertigo Resurrected: Hellblazer (2011)
Vertigo Resurrected: Winter's Edge (2011)
Vertigo Secret Files and Origins: Swamp Thing (2000)
Vertigo Secret Files: Hellblazer (2000)
Vertigo X Anniversary (2003)
Vertigo: First Taste (2005)
Vertigo: Winter's Edge (1998)
Who's Who in the DC Universe (1990)
Who's Who: Update '87 (1987)
Zatanna (1993)
Zatanna: Everyday Magic (2003)
Zombie Zone (2007)

Movie Appearances:
Constantine (2005)

Group Affiliation(s):
Mucous Membrane
Trenchcoat Brigade

Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote
"Constantine. John Constantine...Asshole."

"I'm a nasty piece of work, chief. Ask anybody."

""You know who I am. Or you ought to. You know my reputation. Now...Does anyone here really want to start something?""




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