Celebrated independent cartoonist Craig Thompson, author of Top Shelf's bestselling Blankets, and Kev Walker, who Wizard Magazine picked as one of the budding new geniuses of the mainstream, join the Weird Tales lineup with their own unique takes on Mignola's acclaimed characters. Also this issue, Hellboy movie storyboard artist Simeon Wilkins teams with Buffy writers Tom Fassbender and Jim Pascoe for an old fashioned gangster story, and John Cassaday delivers the penultimate chapter to his oddball Lobster Johnson serial.
- A Love Story - In 1964, Hellboy flies a haunted WWII era plane from B.P.R.D. HQ to China in order for the poltergeist spirit ihabiting it to complete some unfinished business.
- Theater of the Dead - Hellboy and Abe Sapien trail a machine gun toting zombie from the city streets to the backstage of a local theatre.
- Long Distance Caller - Johann Krauss doesn't sleep, this story follows him on one of his late night discorporeal sojourns.
- Lobster Johnson in Doc Hollow's Grand Vibro-Destructo Machine Episode 7