The story jumps from Hellboy's mysterious World War II origin to his 1994 confrontation with the man who summoned him to earth, and the earliest signs of the plague of frogs. Avoiding his supposed fate as the herald of the end of the world, Hellboy continues with the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense, fighting alongside Abe Sapien, Liz Sherman, and drafting Roger Homunculus into his own ill-fated service with the B.P.R.D. This 368-page volume covers Hellboys adventures from 1994 to 1997, reprinting Seed of Destruction, Wake the Devil, and Wolves of St August, The Chained Coffin, and Almost Colossus, from The Chained Coffin and The Right Hand of Doom....
|Title||:||Hellboy Omnibus Volume 1: Seed of Destruction (Hellboy (Omnibus Editions))|
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Hellboy Omnibus Volume 1: Seed of Destruction (Hellboy (Omnibus Editions)) Reviews
The fun weirdness of Hellboy from the beginning of the series. I’m looking forward to the subsequent volumes.
Pulpy, fun, and a little zany with the supernatural. It's like Raymond Chandler and Ivan Reitman's original Ghostbusters had a baby.
What really seals the deal is its phenomenal (and perfect) art style. Mike Mignola is truly one of a kind, and this collection is the first volume in a timeless masterpiece of pulpy art.
Finally took the plunge into the Hellboy universe with this newly released Omnibus edition. Big chunky volume with a lot story and great artwork, definitely well worth your money.
Review for Monster Librarian forthcoming.
Nice to have this as an omnibus collection.
So two things crossed my mind when I picked up this title. Glad I waited because Hellboy (So far) is complete. So I'll be able to read it all. Second though after finishing this title is why in the blue (or red) hell did I wait so long to read this!?!?
So if you don't know anything about Hellboy (how could you not?) He's basically a big devil looking ape-looking dude who joins others who are special to stop the evils of the world. Mostly this volume focuses alot on Nazi's and Ragna Rok. This is b ...more