Fresh off the heels of a remarkable run on the Fantastic Four, Jonathon Hickman starts his new journey on an exciting new number one for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! Avengers looks to showcase a new team of Avenger members, as it appears Cannonball will be joining the roster. Avengers is easily the most anticipated of the new Marvel Now! titles as Jerome Opena doing the artwork for anything is absolute gold, add in the colors of Dean White and you have a recipe for perfection. Here is the official press release below.
Marvel NOW! – AVENGERS #1 First Look!
Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Avengers #1, kicking off the all-new ongoing series from the blockbuster creative team of writer Jonathan Hickman, artist Jerome Opena and colorist Dean White! The greatest heroes in comics together on one unbeatable team! Now shipping twice a month, the Avengers “go large,” expanding their roster and their sphere of influence to a global and even interplanetary level. When Captain America puts out his call – who will answer? Big threats, big ideas, big idealism – these are the Avengers NOW!
As part of Marvel NOW!, Avengers joins a number of titles that will take the Marvel Universe in an exciting all-new direction, as the industry’s top creators join the top Super Heroes to deliver all-new ongoing series, great for new and lapsed readers alike!
Each issue of Avengers includes a code for a free digital copy on the Marvel Comics app (for iPhone®, iPad®, iPad Touch® & Android devices). Additionally, each issue of Avengers features special augmented reality content available exclusive through the Marvel AR app – including cover recaps, behind the scenes features and more that add value to your reading experience at no additional cost.
An all-new direction! All-new threats! This is Avengers NOW!
This December, Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opena redefine what it means to be Earth’s Mightiest in Avengers #1!
AVENGERS #1 (SEP120526)
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Art by JEROME OPENA
Colors by DEAN WHITE
Cover by DUSTIN WEAVER
On Sale – 12/5/2012
So, what are your thoughts Comic fans? Looking forward to Avengers #1? What about Marvel Now! Let us know in the comments below!