The Shape of Things to Come

The Shape of Things to Come 1
Written by Mike Mignola
Scott Allie
Illustrated by Sebastián Fiumara (pencils, inks)
Max Fiumara (inks)
Colored by Dave Stewart
Lettered by Clem Robins
Edited by Scott Allie
Originally Published in Abe Sapien #6–7: The Shape of Things to Come
Internal Numbering Abe Sapien #16–17
Date Published October–November 2013
Trade Paperback Abe Sapien – Volume 4: The Shape of Things to Come
Omnibus Edition Abe Sapien: Dark and Terrible – Volume 1

Publication HistoryEdit

The Shape of Things to Come is a two-issue arc published in october 2013 with art by Sebastián Fiumara.


Part OneEdit

Abe uncovers connections between the Hell on Earth he and the B.P.R.D. are experiencing, and blood-soaked Mayan legends of the origins of man and the end of the world.

Part TwoEdit

Abe dives into a fight between carnivorous monsters crawling out of the desert sand and the fortified militia that's walled Phoenix off from the rest of the world.
Abe vs. the Mayan apocalypse!


Abe Sapien Publication Order
Preceded by
The New Race of Man
The Shape of Things to Come
Followed by
The Land of the Dead