ALEX MALEEV’S ‘HELLBOY & THE B.P.R.D.’ TO TELL THE STORY OF HELLBOY’S FIRST MISSION
By Andy Khouri
Dark Horse is getting its Comic-Con 2014 announcements started with some very good news from the realm of Hellboy. The blue collar apocalypse beast’s heretofore unseen first mission with the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense will finally be depicted in Hellboy & The BPRD, and by none other than Alex Maleev from a story by Mike Mignola and John Arcudi.
The news comes courtesy of Nerdist, whose post comes with some hype text for the new mini:
A bizarre series of murders and rumors of something worse lead Professor Bruttenholm to send a young Hellboy to a Brazilian village on his first mission. Hellboy and a small group of agents uncover something terrible in the shadows of a sixteenth-century Portuguese fortress …