This issue is a variant of Abe Sapien: The Abyssal Plain (Dark Horse, 2010 series) #1 [Standard Cover].
"Number 7 in a Series" per title page. Per indicia: Copyright 2010 Michael Mignola. Printed by Cadmus Communications, Easton, PA, USA.
1 in 5 variant.
The inside front cover has title, credits, and indicia with spot illustration.
Story title from inside from cover. It begins: "I suppose what it is that I'm trying to say, Polina..."
Pgs. 9, 10, 17, 18, 31, & 32 of the publication contain advertisements for, respectively, the videogame Mass Effect 2 from Electronic Arts, the Janet Evanovich novels Metro Girl and Motor Mouth from HarperCollins Publishers, the Evanovich hardcover Wicked Appetite from St. Martin's Press, the magazine Dark Discoveries, the Hero Initiative limited edition of The Overstreet Comic-Book Price Guide #40 from Gemstone Publishing, and the videogame Dead to Rights: Retribution from Namco Bandai Games.
Letter writers are David Bird and Alexis Rasimowicz.
Next Month box has cover detail from Baltimore: The Plague Ships (Dark Horse, 2010 series) #1.
Shooter talks about his childhood love of science and comics in the essay "Growing Up Solar" with detail from cover to Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom (Dark Horse, 2010 series) #1. Page also includes Dark Horse Comics masthead and "You Love Comics! We Love Comics, Too!" entries on colorist Wes Dzioba and retailer / con organizer Jim Demonakos.