Beyond the Fences

Hellboy and the BPRD 1953 3
Written by Mike Mignola
Chris Roberson
Illustrated by Paolo Rivera (pencils)
Joe Rivera (inks)
Colored by Dave Stewart
Lettered by Clem Robins
Edited by Scott Allie
Originally Published in Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1953 #3–5—Beyond the Fences
Internal Numbering Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. #8–10
Date Published February–April 2016
Trade Paperback Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1953

Beyond the Fences is a three-issue story written by Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson, illustrated by Paolo and Joe Rivera. It is one of several stories making up Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1953.


Part OneEdit

A mysterious creature hunts the children of an idyllic suburban town, and the BPRD get more than they bargained for when their investigation begins to seem strangely familiar.

Part TwoEdit

Suburbia is torn apart when Hellboy faces off against a bizarre creature, while the BPRD tries to uncover who created such a monster—and why.

Part ThreeEdit

Man’s best friend becomes Hellboy’s worst nightmare in a Cold War–era mission.


Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. Publication Order
Preceded by
The Witch Tree & Rawhead and Bloody Bones
Beyond the Fences
Followed by
Black Sun
Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. Trade Paperback Order
1953 1954
Preceded by
Wandering Souls
Beyond the Fences
Followed by
Black Sun