With the imminent arrival of the 300th Marvel Masterworks this spring, Marvel Comics honors this milestone with special Masterworks variant covers on select issues of your favorite ongoing comic series. This February, you can find these outstanding comic book variant covers on titles like Amazing Spider-Man, Captain Marvel, Daredevil, and more. Featuring gorgeous depictions of Marvel’s most beloved heroes by acclaimed artist Ema Lupacchino, these must-have comic covers will be adorned front and back, modeled to mirror the iconic design of the Marvel Masterworks hardcovers.
For over thirty years, the Marvels Masterworks line has collected the most seminal stories in Marvel history. Across 300 volumes, the iconic tales of Spider-Man, the Avengers, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, and more have been presented in these stunning hardcover collections. Celebrate this grand tradition by adding these one-of-a-kind Masterworks covers to your collection starting in February. Feast your eyes on the first three covers below, featuring Spider-Man, Daredevil, and Captain Marvel, and stay tuned for more Masterworks variant cover reveals in the coming weeks!
And don’t forget to pick up the historic 300th Marvel Masterworks, featuring the offbeat adventures of one of comic’s most hilarious characters, Howard the Duck!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #59 MASTERWORKS VARIANT by EMA LUPACCHINO
CAPTAIN MARVEL #26 MASTERWORKS VARIANT by EMA LUPACCHINO
DAREDEVIL #27 MASTERWORKS VARIANT by EMA LUPACCHINO
FANTASTIC FOUR #29 MASTERWORKS VARIANT COVER by EMA LUPACCHINO
IRON FIST: HEART OF THE DRAGON #2 MASTERWORKS VARIANT COVER by EMA LUPACCHINO
(W) Kelly Thompson (A) Lee Garbett (CA) Jorge Molina 32 PGS./Rated T+ In Shops: Nov 04, 2020 SRP: $3.99
MEET THE VILLAIN OF THE CENTURY! The future is here – and haunting Captain Marvel! New York City is in chaos, and all her strongest allies are gone. But the enemy has only grown stronger with time. The child of [REDACTED] and [REDACTED] makes Carol Danvers’ life a living hell…and you’re gonna love every second of it.
(W) Kelly Thompson (A) Lee Garbett (CA) Jorge Molina Rated T+ In Shops: Oct 14, 2020 SRP: $3.99
IT’S A BRAVE NEW WORLD – AND THE START OF A BRAND-NEW ARC! New York City is under attack-but this time, Captain Marvel can’t save them. Stolen away to a far future, Carol Danvers faces a threat unlike any she’s known. Brand-new villains and heroes, a cast both familiar and strange and the big action you’ve come to expect from the architects of the hit “Last Avenger”-don’t miss the start of Kelly Thompson and Lee Garbett’s newest and biggest story yet!
It’s a big week for comic shops, as Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant Ltd. have delivered a treasure trove of new products across North America! With busts, statues, dioramas and action figures based on Star Wars, Marvel Comics, DC Comics and Ghostbusters, there’s something for every kind of fan!
DC Comic Gallery ‘90s Catwoman PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys Release! The 1990s were spectacular, and one of the many spectacular things about that decade was Catwoman’s costume! With her long black hair and purple leotard, Catwoman leaps straight off of the comic page and into a cluster of cats in this all-new Gallery Diorama. Measuring approximately 6” tall, this PVC diorama features detailed sculpting and paint applications and comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Shawn Knapp, sculpted by James Marsano. (ITEM #APR202648, SRP: $49.99)
DC Comic Gallery Diorama Bane PVC
A Diamond Select Toys release! The Venom-infused super-villain is coming for Batman, and he’s doing it in the Gallery Diorama line! This approximately 9-inch PVC diorama of Bane depicts the muscle-bound misanthrope clutching Batman’s cowl in one hand, with his Venom tube snaking down the other. Made of high-quality PVC, it features detailed sculpting and paint applications and comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Caesar, sculpted by Alterton. (Item #JAN202452, SRP: $49.99)
DC TV Premier Collection Justice League Superman Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! The epic trinity of Justice League resin statues continues with the Man of Steel! Measuring approximately 12 inches tall, this animated-style statue depicts Superman hovering over a white architectural base and is limited to only 3,000 pieces. It comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. Displays with Batman, available now, and Wonder Woman, coming soon! Designed by Barry Bradfield, sculpted by Varner Studios. (Item #JAN202451, SRP: $150.00)
Legends in 3D Movie Ghostbusters Mr. Stay-Puft Half-Scale Bust
A Diamond Select Toys release! That’s a big Marshmallow Man! The Villain of the original Ghostbusters film gets captured in his largest scale ever, with this approximately 10-inch resin bust! Sculpted in half-human-scale, this portrait features detailed sculpting and paint applications, and comes packaged in a full-color, hand-numbered box. Limited to only 1,000 pieces! Designed by Joe Allard, sculpted by Rocco Tartamella. (Item #FEB202405, SRP: $175.00)
Marvel Comic Gallery Mysterio PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! Is it real or is it Gallery?! We don’t need hypnosis to convince you that this diorama of Mysterio, master of illusion, is an amazing installment in the Marvel Gallery line! Depicting the Spider-Man foe rising out of a cloud of green smoke, this approximately 9-inch sculpture is made from high-grade PVC and features detailed sculpting and paint details. Packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Caesar, sculpted by Alterton. Formerly a GameStop exclusive. (Item #MAR202629, SRP: $49.99)
Marvel Comic Gallery Taskmaster PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys Release! The ultimate opponent is now the ultimate Marvel Gallery Diorama! Famous for his ability to mimic people’s fighting styles and soon to appear in the Black Widow movie, Taskmaster wields his sword and shield in this approximately 9-inch sculpture. Cast in high-quality PVC, it features detailed sculpting and paint applications, and comes packaged in a full-color window box. (ITEM #APR202654, SRP: $49.99)
Marvel Comic Premier Collection Black Panther Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! The Black Panther strikes a pose amid the greenery of Wakanda in this elegant statue. Measuring approximately 11 inches tall, this piece is made of high-quality resin and features detailed sculpting and paint applications. It is limited to 3,000 pieces and comes packaged in a full-color box with a hand-numbered certificate of authenticity. Hand-sculpted by Clayburn Moore. (Item #JAN202456, SRP: $150.00)
Marvel Movie Gallery Captain Marvel Binary PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! Captain Marvel goes higher, faster and farther in this new Marvel Gallery PVC Diorama! The star of the Captain Marvel movie hovers above the ground and glows with binary power in this approximately 11-inch sculpture. Featuring detailed sculpting and paint, and cast in high-quality PVC, the diorama comes packaged in a full-color window box. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios. Formerly a GameStop exclusive. (Item #MAR202630, SRP: $49.99)
Marvel Select Thing Action Figure
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s clobberin’ time again! The ever-lovin’, blue-eyed Thing is back in the Marvel Select line, in one of the most hotly demanded re-releases the line has seen! Measuring over 8 inches tall, this massive action figure features 14 points of articulation, and features detailed sculpting and paint applications. It comes packaged in display-ready Select packaging, with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Digger. (Item #AUG202102, SRP: $29.99
Star Wars™: The Rise of Skywalker Sith Trooper 1/6 Scale Mini-Bust
A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has come! The new Star Wars movie introduced the world to Sith Troopers, with their distinctive red armor, and this new mini-bust depicts one wielding a matching blaster rifle. Measuring approximately 6 inches tall, this 1/6 scale bust features detailed sculpting and paint applications and comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. Designed by Joe Allard, sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios. (Item #FEB202400, SRP: $120.00)
The Mandalorian™ The Mandalorian 1/6 Scale Mini-Bust
A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! People can’t stop talking about The Mandalorian on Disney+, and now the highly requested mini-bust is here! Measuring approximately 6 inches tall, this 1/6 scale bust depicts the bounty hunter with blaster and flamethrower at the ready, and features detailed sculpting and paint applications. Bust comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. Designed by Joe Allard, sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios. (Item #FEB202399, SRP: $120.00)
The Mandalorian™ The Mandalorian (Beskar Armor) 1/6 Scale Mini-Bust
A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! The Mandalorian gets an upgrade in this all-new bust of him in his Beskar-metal armor! Measuring approximately 7 inches tall at 1.6 scale, this piece is a must-have for any fan of the Disney+ TV show. Limited to only 3,000 pieces, it comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! (Item #DEC198807, SRP: $120.00)
Jump back into the action with Carol Danvers, the strongest Avenger, in a brand-new Marvel Action: Captain Marvel series, the latest high-flying adventure in IDWPublishing’s line of comics for middle-grade readers!
Following the critical success of IDW’s prior Marvel Action: Captain Marvel series, writer Sam Maggs returns to helm the 2021 title, launching in January. The first two-part story will feature art by talented newcomer Isabel Escalante, with issues #3-5 illustrated by returning artist extraordinaire, Sweeney Boo.
In the first story arc, Carol Danvers is trying her best to enjoy some well-deserved downtime in New York City — but when Gwen Stacy, a.k.a. Ghost-Spider, introduces her to the ClikClok app, things quickly spiral out of control!
Marvel Action: Captain Marvel and the writer/artist team of Sam Maggs and Sweeney Boo were recently nominated for the prestigious Dragon Award, a Joe Shuster-associated award presented by the Canadian Comic Book Awards Association, recognizing works which capture the attention and fascination of young readers and help to create a passion for life-long reading. Winners will be announced in late October.
Marvel Action: Captain Marvel #1 will feature two cover editions for fans to enjoy: Cover A by Sweeney Boo and a Retailer Incentive edition by Gretel Lusky.
Knull is coming. The God of Symbiotes will make his long-dreaded arrival this December in King in Black, the monumental event that delivers on everything Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman have built up in their groundbreaking run on Venom. To celebrate this epic storyline, readers can see Knullified versions of their favorite Marvel heroes on twisted variant covers coming in December.
These chaotic versions of heroes like Captain America, Thor, and Storm reveal just what happens when Knull’s overwhelming darkness overcomes the Marvel Universe as we know it. You can see some of these glorious covers now featuring an all-star lineup of amazing artists including Skan, Ken Lashley, Taurin Clark, Iban Coello, and more! Be on the lookout for more Knullified variant covers coming your way and brace yourself for Knull’s impact this December in King in Black!
BLACK CAT #1 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by TAURIN CLARK
BLACK WIDOW #4 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by SKAN
CAPTAIN AMERICA #26 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
CAPTAIN MARVEL #24 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by TRADD MOORE
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #17 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by E.M. GIST
FANTASTIC FOUR #27 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by JUAN FERREYA
GHOST RIDER: RETURN OF VENGEANCE #1 KNULLIFIED VARIANT by KYLE HOTZ
From Werewolf by Night to Tomb of Dracula, Marvel has a proud history of horror-themed comics, and this October, these classic terrifying tales will be honored in a series of Horror Variant covers! See your favorite Marvel characters like you’ve never seen them before as Spider-Man, the Avengers, and Captain America live out nightmarish visions just in time for Halloween. You can see these chilling creations by artists Aaron Kuder, Javier Rodríguez, and Mirka Andolfo in their complete trade dress, paying homage to classic horror serials of the past!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #50 SPIDER-MAN VAMPIRE HUNTER HORROR VARIANT COVER by AARON KUDER with colors by JORDIE BELLAIRE (AUG200639)
AVENGERS #37 WHERE AVENGERS DWELL HORROR VARIANT COVER by JAVIER RODRÍGUEZ (AUG200696)
CAPTAIN AMERICA #24 CAP WOLF HORROR VARIANT COVER by MIRKA ANDOLFO (AUG200699)
(W) Kelly Thompson (A) Cory Smith (CA) Jorge Molina Rated T+ In Shops: Sep 09, 2020 SRP: $3.99
EMPYRE Tie-In! A CAPTAIN’S LEGACY – THE ACCUSED FINALE! The rise and fall of the Supreme Accuser. The end of a war, the end of an ERA…and the birth of an even more dangerous world. Carol Danvers must make a choice that will define her life and the lives of those closest to her.
(W) Sam Maggs (A/CA) Sweeney Boo In Shops: Aug 26, 2020 SRP: $9.99
Carol Danvers may be used to going higher, further, faster, but on an adventure with the Unstoppable Wasp she’ll be going smaller, lower, slower! She’s been a fighter pilot, an Avenger, and a friend of flerkens, but now she’s facing her most difficult job yet… driving instructor! And teaching Nadia Van Dyne-a.k.a. The Unstoppable Wasp!-how to drive gets a whole lot harder when A.I.M. gets ahold of some Pym Particles. Suddenly tiny, can Carol and Nadia figure out A.I.M.’s plot before it’s too late?! It’s a new pint-sized Marvel Action adventure! Collects Marvel Action: Captain Marvel issues #4-6.
The worlds of Marvel and the Island collide in Nexus War in Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 4! This new season will feature your favorite Marvel heroes crossing over with the amazing world of the Fortnite via character skins, weapons, comics – and a new series of stunning variant covers releasing this September and October!
Some of the industry’s top artists including Joe Quesada, Ed McGuinness, Sara Pichelli, Russell Dauterman, and more will showcase Fortnite favorites like Blaze and Carbide side by side with the Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, and the X-Men! Check out the complete list of the Fortnite variant covers coming your way:
AVENGERS #36 Fortnite Variant by Sara Pichelli
FANTASTIC FOUR #24 Fortnite Variant by Giuseppe Camuncoli
SAVAGE AVENGERS #12 Fortnite Variant by Adam Kubert
MARAUDERS #13 Fortnite Variant by Russell Dauterman
THOR #8 Fortnite Variant by Olivier Coipel
VENOM #29 Fortnite Variant Aaron Kuder
X-FORCE #13 Fortnite Variant Joshua Cassara
AVENGERS #37 Fortnite Variant by Mark Brooks
CAPTAIN AMERICA #24 Fortnite Variant by Ed McGuinness
CAPTAIN MARVEL #22 Fortnite Variant by Iban Coello
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #7 Fortnite Variant by Javier Garron
IRON MAN #2 Fortnite Variant by Marco Checchetto
X-MEN #13 Fortnite Variant by Joe Quesada
Set in Marvel Comics continuity, the events of NEXUS WAR take place between the panels of THOR #4, which released this past March. To learn more, don’t miss a special 10-page Fortnite/Thor crossover story written by Donny Cates and drawn by Greg Land in FANTASTIC FOUR #24, and be sure to keep your eyes peeled in Marvel comics to catch hints of where these characters go – and return from – next!