Hellboy creator salutes Batman with stunning cover to issue 700

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Dec 14, 2012

DC Comics turns 75 this year, and one of the ways the company's celebrating is by calling on superstar artists to draw covers for landmark issues—as with Mike Mignola's stunning art for the cover of Batman #700.

The Hellboy creator looked to a famous 1951 cover for inspiration—Lew Sayre Schwartz's art for Detective Comics #168 (above) —and updated the Golden Age design in his unique style.

Check it out below!

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