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Mike Mignola is one of the pre-eminent comics creators of the past 25 years. His career was already firmly established for his outstanding work on characters like Batman, Wolverine, a myriad of beautiful covers and more
And then came Hellboy. Mike's iconic creation struck a meteoric chord with fans from the very start and has not abated in the 20 years since his debut. This Artist's Edition features the first five issues of Hellboy in Hell as well as a wealth of historic supplementary material: the first three Hellboy stories, the two initial four-pagers, produced for promotional purposes, and the 10-page story from John Byrne's Nextmen #21plus The Corpse, and two other tales selected by Mignola for inclusion.
All but three pages of Mike Mignola's Hellboy Artist's Edition have been shot from the original art and showcases Mignola's gorgeous work as closely as possible to the physical pagethis is a book for fans of great storytelling and students of the craft.
AN ARTIST'S EDITION PRESENTS COMPLETE STORIES WITH EACH PAGE SCANNED FROM THE ACTUAL ORIGINAL ART.
While appearing to be in black and white, each page was scanned in color to mimic as closely as possible the experience of viewing the actual original artfor instance, corrections and blue pencils. Each page is printed the same size as drawn, and the paper selected is as close as possible to the original art board.
IDW Publishing, 2014Number of pages:
Hard Cover; Black & White (color scans) illustrationsSize:
12" x 17" (310mm x 430mm)ISBN: