Spinning out of their Eisner nominated run on Daredevil, Chip Zdarsky and Marco Checchetto’s Devil’s Reign will launch in December and see Kingpin’s bold scheme to take down every hero ranging from the Fantastic Four to the X-Men! Villains will rule and heroes will fall – and in anticipation of this upcoming crossover event, some of Marvel’s top artists have delivered outstanding new artwork for a brand-new variant cover series! These Villain’s Reign Variant Covers transform your favorite heroes into some of the fierce foes that will take charge in the upcoming event. Witness unexpected mashups including:
Captain Marvel as Mole Man
Hulk as Kingpin
She-Hulk as Kraven the Hunter
Black Panther as Sabretooth
Mary Jane as Nightmare
Doctor Strange as The Ringmaster
Captain America as Princess Python
Thing as Death
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HULK #2 Villains’ Reign Variant Cover by PETE WOODS
THING #2 Villains’ Reign Variant Cover by DAN PANOSIAN
BLACK PANTHER #2 Villains’ Reign Variant Cover by KAEL NGU
PRELUDE TO WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS: “”THE INVITATION”” DOCTOR APHRA and SANA STARROS find themselves cornered by VUKORAH and the UNBROKEN CLAN! Can they pull off a daring escape–even if that means surrendering the NIHIL HYPERDRIVE? And what sets them on a collision course with one of the most deadly BOUNTY HUNTERS in the galaxy?
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Javi Garron (CA) Leinil Francis Yu (Variants) Joshua Swaby, Dustin Weaver Rated T+ In Shops: Dec 30, 2020 SRP: $3.99
ENTER THE PHOENIX! The infamous firebird of cosmic destruction and rebirth known as the Phoenix Force has returned to Earth to find a new avatar. So now the Avengers and some of the most powerful heroes and villains in the Marvel Universe are being called into a competition unlike anything they’ve ever seen. A globe-spanning battle that will transform them all and ultimately decide…who will be the all-new Phoenix.
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! Prepare to see your favorite Marvel characters as you’ve never seen them before as the X-Men, the Avengers, Spider-Man, and more live out nightmarish fantasies just in time for Halloween. Paying homage to the classic Marvel horror comics of yesterday, the industry’s top artists including Russell Dauterman, Mike Del Mundo, and Leinil Francis Yu, have reimagined Marvel’s heroes in delightfully creepy visions. See what happens when you cross Iron Man with the swamp monster, Man-Thing, or check out Black Widow staking out her prey as a creature of the night—all this and more when these chilling covers hit comic stores this October!
See below for a full list of October’s Horror Variant covers and be on the lookout for more of these devilish cover reveals coming your way!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #50 SPIDER-MAN VAMPIRE HUNTER HORROR VARIANT COVER by AARON KUDER with colors by JORDIE BELLAIRE
AVENGERS #37 WHERE AVENGERS DWELL HORROR VARIANT COVER by JAVIER RODRÍGUEZ
BLACK WIDOW #2 TOMB OF BLACK WIDOW HORROR VARIANT COVER by JOSHUA “SWAY” SWABY
CAPTAIN AMERICA #24 CAP WOLF HORROR VARIANT COVER by MIRKA ANDOLFO