Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
About Deviant Premium Member Phillip M JacksonUnited Kingdom Group :iconb3tards: b3tards
B3ta meets deviantART
Recent Activity
Deviant for 12 Years
57 Month Premium Membership:
Given by Jack020
Statistics 2,319 Deviations 8,607 Comments 16,305,749 Pageviews

Newest Deviations



Phillip M Jackson
United Kingdom
Current Residence: The darkest corner of England
Favourite genre of music: Contemporary Classics (A contradiction, but accurate appraisal)
Favourite style of art: Comic book/Anime/Manga
Personal Quote: "Fortune favours the prepared"
It’s been a while since I’ve felt I could recommend any output from the BBC, given their tendency to axe shows that I’m enjoying (EG: Ripper Street), but a rather splendid series has just concluded that fans of magic and period drama will no doubt enjoy as much as I did.

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is set during the Napoleonic era and follows the titular characters as they attempt, and succeed, in the resurrection of English magic. With arguments over what kind of magic is “respectable”, deals with rogue fairies, murder, conspiracy, and the employment of magic in the fight against the French; these two magicians gradually become enemies.
It’s apparently adapted from a book, but I don’t have time to read much fiction these days, so its appearance was a surprise and delight!
I shall say no more. To do so would spoil it. It’s well worth a watch.…


Add a Comment:
aluncas Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2015
Hey Jollyjack,

Did you see the latest Nostalgia critic, you pic is in the opening credits :)…
Keile Featured By Owner 6 days ago
Lol, the moment I saw the URL on that pic I was like "Wait.....JollyJack?!"
Comma-Kazie Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2015
Damn, ninja'd.

Still, 'grats Jack!
kaiomutaru25 Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2015  Student Digital Artist
i wonder if you have seen Machinima's Injustice, Gods and Monsters. id love to know your opinions on the changes they have made for the characters.
LoquaciousJango Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2015
Say JJ, have you heard of Freedom Planet? It's right up the alley for Sonic the Hedgehog fans, considering it was made BY Sonic the Hedgehog fans...…
It's old school Sega run and sparkle. Fast paced platforming fun. Check it out if you want.
TheSUNGlassKid Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
How about this for old school fun? Emphasis on old.…
jollyjack Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2015
I think I saw that pop up on Steam. Certainly feels like a classic, 90s platformer, but it's just not grabbng me in the same way.
BadMillennial Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015
Say, jack; do some of your characters speak with a Cockney, or Scouse accent; or do they mostly speak with a stylish, or idiosyncratic inflection?
jollyjack Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015
Pretty sure none of them are Cockney or Scouse.
TheSUNGlassKid Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Phil? Everything going alright over there?
jollyjack Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015
No. No it's not.
TheSUNGlassKid Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Figured. Was going to offer you to come over to the States, but things are just as bad here.
Whelp! Only one option left now. Time to start our own sovereign nation.

Viva Pipingrad.
Fyllm Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015
Eh, we do similar crap here in the U.S. except we have less parties too choose from. There's plenty of ways we could do voting better, but I get the sense the system is purposely rigged too divide and conquer the electorate. We haven't had real choice in this country for a long time and I'm sure those in power like it that way.

Also, I'm not jaded at all..
CCB-18 Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Question to Chloe Skunk: Knowing of what you are capable of, and through all you have gone through, from transformations to bursting out of your clothes (many in a state of ecstasy) have you ever skunked anybody, be it intuitionally (scare of an attacker) or just by plain accident? 
Add a Comment: