EXCLUSIVE: Four Winter 2022 Mignolaverse collected editions get new cover art

EXCLUSIVE: Four Winter 2022 Mignolaverse collected editions get new cover art

A quartet of collected editions for series within the Mike Mignola-curated ‘Mignolaverse’ are getting new cover art, and today The Beat can exclusively reveal the striking new cover images for all four titles. The Mignolaverse collections, coming in early 2022 from Dark Horse, include two Lobster Johnson titles — an omnibus with cover art by Tonci Zonjic and an Essentials volume collecting Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand, with cover art by Mignola; a collection of The House of Lost Horizons series by Mignola, Chris RobersonLeila Del Duca, and Michelle Madsen, with a new cover by series cover artist Christopher Mitten; and a collection of three Tales from the Outerverse miniseries/one-shots by Mignola, Christopher GoldenPeter Bergting, and Madsen, with new cover art by Bergting.

Info on the four Mignolaverse collections getting new cover art, as well as the art itself, can be seen below. Look for these collections in stores in Winter of 2022.

Tales from the Outerverse
Co-Writers: Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden
Artists: Peter Bergting
Colorist: Michelle Madsen
Letterer: Clem Robins
Cover Artist: Peter Bergting
On sale: 1/26/22 in comic book stores; 2/8/22 in bookstores
Includes: Cojacaru the Skinner #1-#2; The Golem Walks Among Us! #1-#2; Imogen of the Wyrding Way one-shot

From the world of Baltimore and Joe Golem: Occult Detective, a new immersion into the mysteries of the Outerverse!

Mythical hero Cojacaru the Skinner returns from the grave, the legendary Golem awakens, and the powerful Wyrder Imogen pursues her foes in this stunning collection of stories from Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden’s world of witches and warriors. Delve deep into the mysteries of some of the greatest heroes to challenge the Outer Dark, and gain a rare glimpse into why they fight–and where it may lead them.

Award-winning writers Mignola and Golden are joined by veteran Outerverse artist Peter Bergting (Joe Golem) and colorist Michelle Madsen (Joe Golem, The Crimson Lotus) in this collection of hair-raising stories.

House of Lost Horizons: A Sarah Jewell Mystery
Co-Writers: Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson
Artist: Leila del Duca
Colorist: Michelle Madsen
Letterer: Clem Robins
Cover Artist: Christopher Mitten
On sale: 02/09/2022 in comic book stores; 02/22/2022 in bookstores

A locked-room murder mystery puzzles paranormal detective Sarah Jewell and her associate Marie Therése when a weekend trip on a private island off the coast of Washington goes astray. Trapped by a storm and surrounded by myriad suspects who have gathered for an auction of occult items, the intrepid duo must unravel the supernatural mysteries surrounding the guests in the hopes of uncovering the murderer! But all the while bodies keep piling up, and at any moment Sarah or Marie Therése could be next!

Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson return to the world of Hellboy, accompanied by acclaimed artist Leila del Duca and colorist extraordinaire Michelle Madsen for this paperback collection of the thrilling five-issue series!

Lobster Johnson Omnibus Volume 1
Co-Writers: Mike Mignola and John Arcudi
Artists: Tonci Zonjic; Joe Querio; Kevin Nowlan; Sebastian Fiumara; Wilfredo Torres
Inkers: Tonci Zonjic; Joe Querio; Kevin Nowlan; Sebastian Fiumara; Wilfredo Torres;
Colorist: Dave Stewart
Letterer: Clem Robins
Cover Artist: Tonci Zonjic
On sale: 2/16/22 in comic book stores; 3/1/22 in bookstores

After years of captivating fans’ imaginations from the pages of Hellboy and B.P.R.D., the pulp-style adventures of Lobster Johnson took the limelight in their own series of comics adventures. From gangsters to Nazis to an army of monkeys, the Lobster faces classic foes in strange new ways. His adventures are now collected for the first time in a hardcover edition, collecting trade volumes The Burning Hand, Satan Smells a Rat, and Get the Lobster and the short story “Lobster Johnson: The Empty Chair” featuring writing by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi and Tonci Zonjic with art by Zonjic, Joe Querido, Sebastián Fiumara, and more!

Hellboy Universe Essentials: Lobster Johnson
Co-Writers: Mike Mignola and John Arcudi
Artist: Tonci Zonjic
Colorist: Dave Stewart
Letterer: Clem Robins
Cover Artist: ike Mignola
On sale: 3/9/22 in comic book stores; 3/22/22 in bookstores
Includes: Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand #1-#5.

The claw of justice has a long reach.

Lobster Johnson has long been an idol of Hellboy’s, helping to shape the B.P.R.D.’s most famous agent into the occult crime-fighting professional we know and love. But was the Lobster real? Or just a story, a myth? Get to know Lobster Johnson and delve into the enigma known as the Lobster with this perfect introductory volume, with a story hand-picked by Hellboy creator Mike Mignola as the perfect jumping-on point for new Lobster Johnson readers! With writing by Mignola and John Arcudi, art by Tonci Zonjic, and colors by Dave Stewart, it’s a brutal and beautiful tribute to the classic adventure pulps that comics fans are sure to love!

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