Tag Archives: Mike Mignola
Castle Full of Blackbirds Collection
In around about June of 2023 the four-issue Castle Full of Blackbirds series will be collected together in a single volume with this amazing cover by Wylie Beckert. Story by Mike Mignola and I, internal artwork by Valeria Burzo, colour by Michelle Madsen and lettering by Clem Robins.
Variant covers for the individual issues were by Vanesa Del Rey, Marianna Strychowska, Evangeline
2022 The Year in Review
Well, that was a year. Year Three of the Plague? Who counts anymore? What even is time?
At any rate, there were good friends and family around, and there were publications – even though as I contemplated making this post, it was with
Hellboy: Castle Full of Blackbirds, Issue 3
Hellboy: Castle Full of Blackbirds, Issue #3 is out on 7 December! Here are the amazing covers – Wylie Beckert to the left, Evangeline Gallagher to the right. And there’s a sneak peek of the opening pages over at Buzz Comics!
Hellboy: Castle Full of Blackbirds – all covers
I’m just blown away by these four covers by Wylie Beckert for the Hellboy: Castle Full of Blackbirds limited series! Story by myself and Mike Mignola, internal artwork by Valeria Burzo, colour by Michelle Madsen and lettering by Clem Robins.
Issue 1 is out now. You can order online from Comics Etc in Brisbane or Kings Comics in Sydney.
Castle Full of Blackbirds …
Issue 1 of Castle Full of Blackbirds is out next week on 14 Sept. *inarticulate screaming*
Meanwhile, I’ve been talking
News: Hellboy Universe!
I have been sitting on this news for literal years! Mike and I talked about it at the end of 2019, we were set to start work … and then BAM! The Plague Years.
But it’s all good – we’re up and running
Ladies of the Fright: Witches!!
Over Halloween I had a chat with the delightful and delovely Lisa Quigley and Mackenzie Kiera, the Ladies of the Fright! About witches (or my “witch work”). Me, sounding very Australian – in the background
Christopher Golden: The Pandora Room
One of my favourite humans/writers/editors is the delightful Christopher Golden. Today he’s chatting about his new novel The Pandora Room.
What do new readers need to know about Christopher Golden?
Hmm. I’ve been writing full time since 1992. Horror, fantasy, mystery …
I forgot this!
Apparently I forgot all about this in May last year (clearly I was too busy aging): The Dark reprinted “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners“!
It is one of my favourite gothic-y ghost-y tales, and one of my faves in general.
The Beast’s Heart: Leife Shallcross
Leife Shallcross is the author of several short stories, including Pretty Jennie Greenteeth, which won the 2016 Aurealis Award for Best Young Adult Short Story, and a graduate of the ACT Writers Centre’s 2016 HARDCOPY professional development program. Her first