Gods and Monsters and Hell(boy) on Earth

Gods and Monsters and Hell(boy) on Earth

in a long red hallway is original artwork by the prolific Mike Mignola. If you are unaware at this point who Mike Mignola is, then let’s discuss. He is most famous for creating the character Hellboy, and the larger universe of characters he occupies. Before creating Hellboy he cut his teeth in both Marvel and DC Comics working on various covers, one shots and mini-series.

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Midtown at Midnight: Doomsday Clock #1

Midtown at Midnight: Doomsday Clock #1

The mob crowded the shelves in anticipation. Midtown comics staff had to repeatedly ask the patrons to back up and give them room. You could feel the tension building like the inside of a pressure cooker. I was a little boy when the "Death of Superman" happened. I can imagine there were parallels. Hundreds of copies were being laid out across the wall of the store. The laying out of covers across the wall was a line deterrent. A line would have never worked in this case. 

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