This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Hellboy goes to Mexico! Also, reviews of Strawberry Shortcake #1, Faith #4, 4 Kids Walk Into a Bank #1, and Season 2 of Better Call Saul.
Press Release Dark Horse Comics has joined forces with Swyft Media, the company driving the “emojification” of brand marketing, to release a multitude of digital stickers, photo filters, and phone themes with characters from the Hellboy, Itty Bitty Hellboy, and Usagi Yojimbo comics across various apps and marketplaces, including BBM, Photofy, PicsArt, CocoPPa, and Xbox Live Marketplace. Additionally the company has launched three standalone branded Swyft emoji keyboards in the Apple® iTunes® App Store for iOS and the Google™ Play Store for Android. Now, anyone can share their favorite Dark Horse Comics characters across a wide variety of mobile-messaging and
Press Release And you thought the fireworks ended on the Fourth of July? In advance of San Diego Comic Con 2015, Dark Horse Comics revealed today a series of major announcements for the strange, shared Mignolaverse of comic books and graphic novels comprised of Hellboy, Abe Sapien, BPRD, Frankenstein Underground, Lobster Johnson and Witchfinder. In a year in which a new dinosaur has been named after Mike Mignola’s most famous creation and Dark Horse Comics has teased that “the impossible will happen” in the Mignolaverse, today’s news brings still more surprises: a new series, a new one-shot special, new high
Skelton Crew studios, the great people behind the Locke & Key replicas has announced the latest BPRD Artifact Archive Collection piece will be non other than Tom Ferrell’s “Lucky” Bone.
Press Release To celebrate the 21st anniversary of Mike Mignola’s legendary Hellboy character, Dark Horse Comics and Rogue Ales have collaborated to create the RIGHT HAND OF DOOM, a limited edition beer that will be available online beginning February 22, 2015 at www.rogue.com.
It’s 1952, and strange things are afoot in a small village in Brazil. Professor Bruttenholm has dispatched his B.P.R.D. team to investigate, and he’s also asked them to take Hellboy with them. Brilliant move or trouble for all? Let’s find out how things play out in Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1952 #2!
Press Release In 2014, Dark Horse Comics has celebrated 20 years of Hellboy by legendary writer/ artist Mike Mignola with Hellboy Day, the publication of the New York Times bestselling Hellboy: The First 20 Years, the paperback release of the highly acclaimed Hellboy in Hell, the trade paperback of the Eisner Award winning Itty Bitty Hellboy, scores of comic books featuring Mignola creations Hellboy, the BPRD and Abe Sapien. And now Dark Horse caps of the year with a story that is 20 years in the making– Hellboy’s very first field mission as a member of the BPRD.
Skelton Crew Studios, the geniuses behind the Locke & Key key line, have recently been working on life-size artifacts from the Hellboy universe. The company just announced to new artifacts, that you’ll want to keep safe in your Nerd Room of Doom.