The Future of Jessica Jones at Marvel Comics

Today sees Brian Michael Bendis's final issue of Jessica Jones, the character he co-created with Michael Gaydos for Marvel's MAX imprint and the comic book Alias. As he puts it in the backmatter, this may be the last time he ever writes the character.

The Future of Jessica Jones at Marvel Comics

We'll pull apart some of the strands in Jessica Jones #18 later today, as well as where they come from. But for now, we also get a look ahead for who will take over Bendis and Gaydos on the comic book.

Bendis teased that the book would be getting a female creative team. She was shown on Jim Cheung's Marvel Fresh Start image but hadn't had an official relaunch announcement from Marvel. However, from this teaser page, we might get one soon…

The Future of Jessica Jones at Marvel Comics

Like the Ms. Marvel suit. Back in spandex already, Jessica? Fallen off the superheroic wagon?

Either way. Back in the autumn…

JESSICA JONES #18
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Michael Gaydos (CA) David Mack
• As the creators of Jessica Jones leave her to an all-new team next issue, they bid her farewell with one last very special story – a truly incredible tale that no one ever gets to see.
•  Be here for an unforgettable issue that ties threads together from all over the amazing Marvel Universe.
Parental Advisory In Shops: Mar 28, 2018
SRP: $3.99

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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