Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

He's been a silhouette on a number of promotional images. He was blurred out on a teaser campiagn. But Battle Scars #1 out today from Marvel looks like it's intended to launch a  brand new character into the hearts and minds of the Marvel Universe. Soldier Sergeant Marcus Johnson, war hero, with his own personal tragedy to deal with.

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

But seemingly with a hidden past, present or future that a number of people seem to want a  part of. From the good guys…

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

To the bad guys..

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

To mysterious black ops agency type things.

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

And naturally all the Marvel Universe is involved.

Could this be… another Sentry?

Battle Scars #1 by Chris Yost, Matt Fraction, Cullen Bunn and Scot Eaton is published by Marvel today. $2.99, 20 pages.

Marvel Universe, Say Hello To Sergeant Marcus Johnson

Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London.

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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