Man, the art in European Call of Cthulhu is staggeringly good. Moon-Beast pictured above.
That is a brilliantly alien and intelligent Servitor of the Outer Gods.
Ah, the Elder Things. Considering my book has a shoggoth cop in it, I’m definitely bringing them up in a sequel.
You know, a lot of books use the Yithians as the closest thing to good guys in the Mythos. These dudes uproot entire races and throw them into the meat-grinder on distant planets to ensure their own survival. They’re monsters, but just ones you can hold a conversation with.