Hellboy: Makoma #1

Writer: Mike Mignola Artist: Mike Mignola, Richard Corben Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: February 1, 2006 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
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Hellboy: Makoma; or, A Tale Told by a Mummy in the New York City Explorers' Club on August 16, 1993 #1 Award-winning Hellboy creator Mike Mignola teams with comics legend Richard Corben.

Corben has been creating bizarre and beautiful comics since the 1970s, working on the most notable horror and sci-fi titles of the original small-press boom. His work was brought to the big screen in the film Heavy Metal, and he achieved mainstream stardom after collaborations with Brian Azzarello and Garth Ennis, bringing a fresh perspective to such characters as the Hulk and the Punisher, among others.

Set long before the lif more

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    Comics Bulletin - Ray Tate Feb 4, 2006

    Makoma offers a fresh style for Mignola and his creation. The comedy here isn't of the eerie "Corpse" variety, and while Hellboy's destiny gets a mention, it doesn't serve to direct the reader away from the slap-happy fun. Read Full Review

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