'Hellboy' plans outlined by Mike Mignola
Published Aug 2 2011, 09:33 BST | By Hugh Armitage
Plans for Hellboy
and its related titles have been outlined by Mike Mignola
at San Diego Comic-Con.
The acclaimed creator is working with artist Richard Corben on the original graphic novel House of the Living Dead
- a follow-up to Corben's Hellboy in Mexico
story, reports Comic Book Resources
The three winter issues of Dark Horse Presents
will feature stories starring Hellboy, the B.P.R.D. and Lobster Johnson.Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand
is a 'Year One' style origin miniseries that will debut in January with art by Tonci Zonjic (Who is Jake Ellis?
Mignola also said that there is no Hellboy 3
movie in the works "to the best of my knowledge".
He said that 2012 would be the 'year of B.P.R.D', with various projects planned for the team that would see multiple series being published at the same time.
comics series are also in the works, but no follow-up novel is currently planned to Mignola and Christopher Golden's 2007 book.Hellboy
director Guillermo del Toro and star Ron Perlman said at Comic-Con that they still hope to conclude the movie franchise with a third film