That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

I mentioned yesterday, that there was to be a rather surprising death in today's Infinity Wars Prime #1 by Gerry Duggan and Mike Deodato. And I don't just mean of the fourth wall by Loki, who seems to have an issue with Brian Bendis. Or someone like that.

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

Now a lot of comic books have got some shocks out of deaths, some of which have been repealed instantly, some that have taken several years to be flipped and others which have remained dead-is-dead.

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

But today's Infinity Wars Prime introduced new character Requiem. Which itself suggests death. And with Thanos in toew, and Infinity War in the headline, some kind of finger snap genocide is, if nothing else expected.

What is not expected is what actually happened.

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

Yeah, let's have another.

 

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

Oops.That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

Thanos himself?

Maybe that may explain a certain scene in last week's Thor? When a wedding taking in place in Hel…

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

…was interrupted by an interloper?

That Insanely Peculiar Major Death in Infinity Wars Prime #1 (Spoilers, Natch)

Is this planned cross-continuity between titles? Donny Cates has shown there's a little more of that going on today… 

INFINITY WARS PRIME #1
(W) Gerry Duggan (A/CA) Mike Deodato
Trust us, Marvel Fans – before the INFINITY WARS begin to rage comes this shocking chapter of the cosmic saga that you will not want to miss! The ramifications of this issue will be felt throughout Infinity for years to come! We can say NO MORE!
Rated T+In Shops: Jul 25, 2018
SRP: $4.99

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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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