Hellboy: The Island #1

Writer: Mike Mignola Artist: Mike Mignola Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: June 22, 2005 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 2
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After more than two years at the bottom of the sea, Hellboy washes up on an island full of sunken ships where he is tempted by singing dead men and stupidly ignores good advice from an ancient enemy. This tale of gods and monsters offers the first revelations about one (or more) of the great secrets of Hellboy's world.Award-winning creator Mike Mignola presents the long-awaited sequel to 2001's The Third Wish, and the first Hellboy series since the character was pushed into the mainstream by 2004's hit film.

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    Comics Bulletin - Ray Tate Jun 24, 2005

    While a serious investigation into supernatural literature, Hellboy still retains a macabre wit; though this could be regarded as laced with the tragedy of loneliness, a feeling that permeates the book. The atmosphere and mood really makes the reader feel for Hellboy. He deserves better than isolating himself to prevent a destiny that he's determined see die. Read Full Review

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