Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

Ian Melton gave us a look at the Valiant presentation at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast at Emerald City Comic Con (after an extraordinary slow moving chase through the Seattle traffic, and battle with security)

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

So we got a look at upcoming title Punk Mambo.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

And that it is getting a 'Flocked' variant cover.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019Which is, apparently, super fuzzy and they pet it every day. Fuzzy like these photos, Ian? No worries, I know you were out of breath.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

Fallen World is coming (indeed, attending retailers get a free ashcan) featiring Rai, and they described Dan Abnett as an architect of this fallen world. The comic will be fully returnable.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019
Psi Lords will be a cosmic horror with all new characters and will lead to new events…

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

Here's a look at a new Bloodshot #1 by Tim Seeley and Brett Booth.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019And some squintable artwork…

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

And, as the title of this piece indicates, we were told of a new X-O Manowar after September, with the utterly amazing Christian Ward of Ultimates and ODY-C. (UPDATE: A later panel clarified this was just covers.)
Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

They also boasted about having staff visit over a hundred shops last year…

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

And of pushing the message "Buy Valiant – buy it at your local store"

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

And the fuzziest of covers possible… thanks Ian. I am sure official images will appear on more reputable sites later in the day.

Valiant Launches New X-O Manowar With Christian Ward in 2019

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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