Mike Mignola Returns With A Gorgeous Comic About Frankenstein's Monster

The legendary Mike Mignola returns to pen a new miniseries, but that's not all this week's latest comics have to offer. There's time travelling shenanigans from Mark Millar, an intriguing new Image series about the fall of a space empire, and a graphic novel about the crew behind a Super Sentai robot. Comics! » 3/17/15 2:14pm 3/17/15 2:14pm

The Final Fantasy Comic That Never Was

There are tons of plans for Comic Books out there that never came to fruition, but this certainly stands as one of the strangest to come to light - An official adaptation of Final Fantasy IV (first released as Final Fantasy II in the US) from Kurt Busiek, Del Barras and Mike Mignola. » 1/09/15 11:00am 1/09/15 11:00am

Mike Mignola's Otherworldly Concept Art For Disney's Atlantis

To create a mythic look to for the ancient sunken city and the Jules Verne-esque technology in Atlantis: The Lost Empire, Disney turned to Hellboy creator Mike Mignola to work on the film's production design. » 3/25/14 10:00pm 3/25/14 10:00pm

Mike Mignola's Favorite Artwork From Hellboy's Last 20 Years

On Saturday, March 22nd, Mike Mignola's Hellboy will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of his first comic with celebratory events in comic stores around the world and a massive collection of Mignola's artwork, titled Hellboy: The First 20 Years. We asked the artist to pick his favorite 10 pieces, and… » 3/21/14 1:00pm 3/21/14 1:00pm

Hellboy's on a one-way trip to Hell, and Mike Mignola's our tour guide

As you may have heard through the grapevine, Hellboy experienced a mortality deficit last year and is currently stuck in his, ahem, "ancestral homeland." The upcoming comic series Hellboy in Hell will detail Hellboy's journey to the underworld, and his creator Mike Mignola will be along for the ride. » 5/09/12 2:20pm 5/09/12 2:20pm

Your very first look at Hellboy's trip to Hell

Hellboy's been in a rough patch lately. It was only in last year's miniseries The Fury that one of Big Red's supernatural nemeses tore out his heart and killed him. Now that Hellboy's dead, his final destination should be pretty obvious. » 3/27/12 12:15pm 3/27/12 12:15pm

In Portland, Oregon, you can attend Hellboy summer camp

If I happened to be an adolescent Oregonian, my head would be exploding right now. For Summer 2012, Dark Horse Comics and Mike Mignola have collaborated with a wilderness training organization to offer a Bureau of Paranormal Research and Defense camp for kids 9-17. » 1/22/12 3:25pm 1/22/12 3:25pm

Mike Mignola tells us Hellboy's big plans for 2012

io9 recently had the chance to catch up with the one and only Mike Mignola and get the scoop on all things Hellboy. The prolific comic creator told us the secrets of Big Red's wrestling match with Frankenstein's Monster, why he can't watch The Amazing Screw-On Head TV show, and what to expect from 2012's big Hellboy… » 12/26/11 2:35pm 12/26/11 2:35pm

The tale of Tr!ckster, the cocktail lounge by Comic-Con where you can…

If you happen to be at Comic-Con, you may have noticed a groovy little lounge across the street named Tr!ckster. Indeed, some of the comic industry's finest talent like Paul Pope and Bill Sienkiewicz have been dropping by for some respite from the crowds. We talked with Tr!ckster co-founder Scott Morse about the… » 7/23/11 11:25am 7/23/11 11:25am

This week's comics bring us the war on fear, teenage fire-starters, and…

In tomorrow's new comics, the God of Fear rises to wage war on the entire Marvel universe, Hellboy travels back to the 1970s, Batman faces two of the DC universe's heaviest hitters, and a classic John Constantine story returns. » 4/05/11 9:00am 4/05/11 9:00am

The best science fiction and fantasy comics of 2010

What tales were ensconced between the pages of 2010's best comics? Stories about psychic drugs, lunatic orcs, a lost Norse god, and a certain Toronto boy with relationship troubles. » 1/04/11 7:00pm 1/04/11 7:00pm

Wednesday's comics = heavy metal Hellboy and lost art from Gorillaz…

Wednesday's comic round-up gives us Richard Corben drawing Hellboy, some newly reprinted 2000 AD work from Gorillaz maven Jamie Hewlett, and the Scott Pilgrim boxed set. A motley crew if ever there was one! » 11/16/10 9:29am 11/16/10 9:29am

Doug Jones explains how to bring humanity to an inhuman character

Nobody is better at playing bizarre creatures of the imagination than Doug Jones, who's probably Guillermo del Toro's most frequent collaborator. We asked Jones the secret of bringing creatures to life, and whether we'll ever see Hellboy's Abe Sapien again. » 8/19/10 8:00am 8/19/10 8:00am

This comic by Mike Mignola and his daughter is the most heartwarming…

Here's an exclusive preview from The Amazing Screw-On Head and Other Curious Objects, a hardcover collection of phantasmagorical comics by Mike Mignola. Here's "The Magician and The Snake," an Eisner Award-winning tale by Mignola and his then-seven-year-old daughter Katie. » 8/04/10 1:00pm 8/04/10 1:00pm

Why you should be happy Del Toro left The Hobbit

Not everybody is sad that Guillermo Del Toro isn't going to be directing The Hobbit after all. Lauren Panepinto, creative director at Orbit Books and Yen Press, explains why she had misgivings about a Pan's Labyrinth-style Hobbit. » 6/02/10 2:00pm 6/02/10 2:00pm

The Haunting Gothic Loveliness Of Frankenstein Art

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein has seized our imaginations for nearly 200 years. Frankenstein art ranges from the grotesque to the glamorous to the playfully weird... like this Frankenstein meets Vampirella image. The Frankensteinia blog has compiled some incredibly gorgeous Frankenstein art. » 5/06/10 9:30am 5/06/10 9:30am

Hellboy Creator Mike Mignola Working on Old-School Vampire Flick

Hellboy 2 » 11/07/08 3:45pm 11/07/08 3:45pm is , packed with special features and back story about how the effects were created. What's next for Red and the gang? You'll be seeing them again in the comic books that launched the movie franchise. This morning we chatted with Hellboy comic book creator Mike Mignola about the future of his badass demon,…

Weird Tales Reinvents Modern Spooky in Website Relaunch

The magazine that gave Ray Bradbury, H.P. Lovecraft, and Margaret Brundage their big breaks has been around for 85 years now » 10/25/08 1:00pm 10/25/08 1:00pm. But isn't even close to retiring — this week, the publication celebrates the launch of a gorgeous new website that showcases every intersection of the unique, fantastic, and bizarre. You can…

Will We See Hellboy The TV Show?

We've already told you » 9/08/08 3:00pm 9/08/08 3:00pm about the surprisingly full schedule of director Guillermo Del Toro, but the eagle-eyes of Newsarama's Kevin Melrose found an interesting tidbit of information hidden in a recent Variety story about Del Toro's future. Will the movie adventures of Mike Mignola's friendly red demon continue on…