Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

We have previews of Empyre #2. Including what appears to be a scene of Hulking thrusting his Emperor Sword straight through Carol Danvers, Captain Marvel, while everyone seems to be threatened by branches. Remember our article about the danger of big speeches, a week ago? It also sees the trinity of Thor, Iron Man and Captain America restored to their classic versions.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

We also have a look at Empyre: Avengers #1. Not that the Kree/Skrull Alliance are not the enemy of the Earth after all, but against a third power. Those branches may suggest the plant-based Cotati, who were once wiped out by the Kree in a battle to appeal to the Skrulls. Whose agents killed Skrull and Kree agents on Earth – and who are now spreading across the Earth. All smacks a little of Vorlons Vs Shadows…

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Captain Marvel #18 sees Carol Danvers become the new Accuser of the Kree Empire, replacing Ronan. Note that the ships she attacks look rather… wooden. Splinters in space…

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre Peek - Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulking Stabs Carol Danvers.

Empyre: Captain America #1 seems to show a modern Cotati warrior flowering up.

Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

Empyre: X-Men #2 brings back the Hordeculture, aged female ecological terrorists and scientists. The Jonathan Hickman mutants have all been about floral arrangers courtesy of Krakoa and the portals, which brought the Hordeculture out into the open to oppose them. What deal will they – or Krakoa – have done with the Cotati?

Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

While Lords Of Empyre: Emporer Hulking #1 gives us a blast from the past, Romeo And Juliet meets Superman.

Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

And to wrap things up, Fantastic Four #24 gets nostalgic about war…

Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

These, as well as covers and designs, and whatnot are available in the Empyre Handbook Preview, out today in comic book shops. You can read what we thought about Empyre #0 Avengers here and here, Empyre #0 Fantastic Four here and here, and Empyre #1 here. Spoilers beware, okay?Empyre Peek – Kree/Skrulls Not The Enemy? Hulkling Stabs Carol Danvers

About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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