I really do enjoy when the comic guys make these off the wall variant sets, but I really don’t understand why the Avengers variants are showing up in Spider-man and x-force.
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“This January, we’re putting the focus squarely on the characters and iconic heroes of the DCU,” said DCU Co-Publisher Dan DiDio. “Not only will we tell new stories some of the more-deserving with special one-shots, but we’ll be giving every title in the line a unique treatment that puts the spotlight on the heroes and villains that populate the DC Universe.”
You can see the placeholder covers below, when the actual covers come out I’ll put them here.
via DC Blog
So apparently some comic company is doing some promotion somewhere and sometime in the recent past, in which a comic shop could pay them to be featured on the cover of the latest #1 of some kind of Godzilla comic book. This image is of my local comic shop’s cover that they got done did for them on up there. I think I’ll buy me a copy of that there comic once I’m in the black again.
Did anyone else happen to catch their local comic shop’s cover?
In anticipation of Walt Disney Pictures’ 3D high-tech adventure, TRON: LEGACY, in theaters on Dec. 17, 2010 — Marvel Comics is proud to announce variant covers celebrating the film. Beginning in November, the Marvel Universe gets “TRON-ified” on selected variant covers featuring Marvel’s biggest heroes-Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and more-re-interpreted out in the unique visual style of the TRON universe.
The issues featuring TRON variants, and spotlighted characters, are as follows:
• AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #651 TRON Variant, featuring Spider-Man
• AVENGERS #7 TRON Variant. featuring Spider-Woman
• AVENGERS ACADEMY #7 TRON Variant, featuring Quicksilver
• CAPTAIN AMERICA #612 TRON Variant, featuring Captain America
• INCREDIBLE HULKS #618 TRON Variant, featuring Ghost Rider
• INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #33 TRON Variant, featuring Iron Man
• NEW AVENGERS #7 TRON Variant, featuring Ms. Marvel
• SECRET AVENGERS #7 TRON Variant, featuring Moon Knight
• THOR #617 TRON Variant, featuring Thor
• WOLVERINE #4 TRON Variant, featuring Wolverine
An unprecedented one-time event bringing together the world’s greatest super heroes with the hotly-anticipated blockbusters of the year, TRON: LEGACY, no pop culture fan can afford to miss Marvel’s TRON Variant Covers!
I get the feeling that these are from two different releases, but I do think they all belong together.
it’s a little under whelming isn’t it?
happy to see that they’re going to be using some of the properties that they bought out and then canceled though. Stormwatch was a good read back in the day.