marvel comics logo

Marvel Comics Announces: “Avengers” #1 (Coming May 2018)

With Marvel’s recent announcement about a host of brand-new title launches and their sharing not only the cover art but several preview pages, I’m going to help rally the charge by giving each of them a posting. Here’s the scoop on the just announced “Avengers” title.

The Press Release:
New creative teams. New series. New directions. New beginnings. It all kicks off this May with AVENGERS #1!

“Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be rolling out new beginnings for a few of our key franchises-new creative teams, new starting points, new storylines-all the big stuff that we’ve been building towards since LEGACY began,” says SVP and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort. “This isn’t a clearing of the slate-while these new starts will kick off with new #1s, we’ll be maintaining the classic LEGACY issue counts as dual numbering on these titles as well. Oh, and don’t read anything into not seeing a character on the Jim Cheung piece…we can only squeeze so many characters onto there without killing poor Jim!”

marvel comics, comic book covers, avengers
“Avengers” #1

AVENGERS #1: Written by JASON AARON, Art and Cover by ED MCGUINNESS. On Sale 5/2/18

PiercingMetal Thoughts: I’m not going to add much to this post but will be adding this issue to my pull list in May for sure and then give it a good overview. Are you readers interested in a brand-new “Avengers” series? Let me know down in the comments but before we go let’s enjoy some preview pages from the first issue.

marvel comics, avengers, comic preview pages
“Avengers” B&W Preview 1
marvel comics, avengers, comic preview pages
“Avengers” B&W Preview 2
marvel comics, avengers, comic preview pages
“Avengers” B&W Preview 3
marvel comics, avengers, comic preview pages
“Avengers” B&W Preview 4

Official Website: http://www.marvel.com
Official Character Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avengers_(comics)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.