At the time of writing, Ive not seen the film yet, and am only slightly acquainted with the Hellboy comics, but for me this comic serves as an excellent introduction to the character and his world. If Dark Horse can get this into the hands of non-Hellboy-reading comics fans, and non comics-reading-Hellboy fans, then Im confident that theyll see an increase in sales. And if nothing else, this shows that comics can be Bang! Pow! Biff! without that being the embarrassment many comics fans think. Sandman and Hellblazer might be mature and thoughtful takes on horror and mysticism in comics, but rarely are they this much fun. Read Full Review
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