Instead of Esad Ribic, Marvel Reprints Ron Garney's Thor: God Of Thunder #13 For Halloween ComicFest in October

Marvel solicited a mystery issue of Thor for the Halloween ComicFest event for October, a kind-of Halloween themed Free Comic Book Day equivalent held the Saturday before Halloween, each year.

THOR #1 — HCF 2018

(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Esad Ribic

Stay tuned for an announcement on this year's Halloween ComicFest title featuring Thor! Rating: Teen+.

32pgs, FC FREE!

Instead of Esad Ribic, Marvel Reprints Ron Garney's Thor: God Of Thunder #13 For Halloween ComicFest in October

However, it turns out it's not to be an Esad Ribic issue at all.

Marvel has now revealed it to be a reprint of Thor: God Of Thunder #13 by Jason Aaron and Ron Garney. To be given free to customers instore on October 26th. Here's the original solicit for that issue.

THOR GOD OF THUNDER #13
(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Ron Garney
• Beginning a new arc featuring the bloody return of one of Thor's greatest enemies: Malekith the Accursed!
•  Once the former lord of the Dark Elves is freed from his otherworldly prison, the chase is on across the Nine Realms to capture him and end his vengeful reign of terror! SRP: $3.99

Instead of Esad Ribic, Marvel Reprints Ron Garney's Thor: God Of Thunder #13 For Halloween ComicFest in October

And here's the new solicitation copy,

HCF 2018 THOR ROAD WAR REALMS #1 (NET)
W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Ron Garney
Featuring the bloody return of one of Thor's greatest enemies, Malekith the Accursed! Once the former lord of the Dark Elves is freed from his otherworldly prison, the chase is on across the Nine Realms to capture him and end his vengeful reign of terror! Reprinting THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #13.
Rated T+

That issue is already part of the Thor: God of Thunder Vol. 3: The Accursed collection, could it be part of a new Road To the War Of Realms collection as well?

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