Hellboy Vol. 6: Strange Places
Dark Horse Comics
Mike Mignola returns with his first new Hellboy collection since Conqueror Worm.After leaving the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense, Hellboy's travels take him briefly to Africa, then for a two-year stint at the bottom of the ocean. An ancient witch doctor, a giant fish woman, and the keeper of the secret history of the universe force Hellboy to either accept his role in the coming apocalypse, or have that role stolen from him. Weird undersea creatures and talking lions populate this turning-point adventure, which reveals secrets buried since Hellboy's very creation. Collects The Third Wish #1-2 and The Island with over a dozen unused pages and a new epilogue.