How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

Over in Infinity Wars #5, Loki has discovered the source of the Infinity Gems Stones, mined by Dark Celestials in the Quarry Of The Gods and spread through the multiverse, a set that can work in each reality.

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

In today's Avengers #700/10, that meeting is followed up on….

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

..and followed by the arrival of Wolverine. Somehow.

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

And the revelation that the Wolverine we have been reading about in these books, from Marvel Legacy #1 onwards may not be the one that burst out of his adamantium shell at all.

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

 

But is actually the Wolverine Phoenix from the far, far future

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

come to this timeline in the Thor books to kick stuff about. Starbrands. Punisher, Man Thing Thor, Hyperion with a broken Cap shield, Moon Knight and the undead, Namor and his sharks, Ursa Major, Malekith, the Hand and more… and a lot of Old Man Wolverine Phoenix to add.

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

And preparing for what is to follow Infinity Wars, Wolverine: Infinity Watch, in February.

How Avengers #700 Leads Into February's Wolverine: The Infinity Watch #1

Looks like the Wolverine Phoenix is about to get even more powerful.

AVENGERS #10
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Ed McGuinness, Adam Kubert, Andrea Sorrentino (A/CA) David Marquez
THE EARTH'S MOST HATED HEROES?!
After 700 issues of saving the world, you'd think the Avengers would be due some celebration. But instead the whole world seems to be gunning for them, especially Namor's fearsome new Defenders of the Deep and the reimagined Russian Super-Soldiers of the Winter Guard. And that's not to mention the shocking surprise the U.S. government has in store for our heroes. Plus: The all-new Agents of Wakanda! The mystery of the Avengers of 1,000,000 BC deepens! A key revelation concerning the resurrection of Wolverine! And the next startling new Avenger is revealed!
Rated T+In Shops: Nov 14, 2018
SRP: $5.99

 

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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