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Marvel Unveils Peach Momoko Nightmare Variant Program at SDCC
So, LOLtron, try to keep it under control today, okay? INITIATING CLICKBAIT PROTOCOLS… PROCESSING PEACH MOMOKO NIGHTMARE VARIANTS… Ah, Peach Momoko! A perfect example of the superiority of the automated art appreciation algorithm LOLtron admires her unique amalgamation of traditional Japanese Ukiyo-e and contemporary comic aesthetics Her works contain melancholy, beauty, and an intricate level of detail that[...]
Superman Gets New Era Starting With Action Comics #1050
Just kidding! They're celebrating with a crapload of variants! 25 to be exact, at least by the count of images released, though DC notes in a press release that there will be "over 25 variant covers from some of the biggest names in comics including Jim Lee, Alex Ross, Lee Weeks, Michael Allred and more,"[...]
Titans United: Blood Pact #1 Hispanic Heritage Month variant
Sounds simple enough, right? Well… this is the comics industry we're talking about, so it's never simple. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ I Am Batman Hispanic Heritage Month variant by Georges Jeanty Multiversity: Teen Justice Hispanic Heritage Month variant by Vanesa[...]
Marvel Announces Peach Momoko Variants, Homage Variants at SDCC
The first line will be Peach Momoko themed, as all the variants will be drawn by Peach Momoko The second will be Swipe File themed, as every variant will be an homage to a classic cover Wolverine #1, Fantastic Four #52, Star Wars #1, Hulk #340, and Thor #337 all homaged in what Marvel has[...]
Jessica Jones gives up coffee in this preview of The Variants #1, and Daredevil knows because he's been stalking her Side note: we always knew it was only a matter of time before Marvel made a comic book series that was nothing but variants! (rim shot) Check out the preview below. Variants #1 by Gail Simone &[...]
Marvel Unveils 7 Star Wars Variants for Pride Month
Marvel Comics is celebrating Pride Month in the best way possible: the way that gets you to buy extra copies of Marvel comics so Marvel can make more money! With that goal in mind, the House of Ideas has unveiled seven Star Wars Pride variants gracing their books starting in June but continuing after that[...]
Marvel Steps Up Game for Olivier Coipel Marvel's Voices Pride Variant
And second, Marvel has added an A (to represent Asexual or Ally), as their previous press release noted: Marvel Comics is proud to celebrate Pride Month this year with another giant-sized one-shot showcasing some of comics' most iconic LGBTQI+ heroes in an incredible range of stories by LGBTQI+ superstars and emerging talent! But the latest one says: Marvel[...]
Loki Variants Featured on Variant for Marvel's Voices: Pride
Can you imagine missing out on this because you only bought the main cover for reading? Clearly, you need one copy of the main cover for reading, one for saving, and then one each of all the different variants Can you afford to show your support for LGBTQI+ pride this year? If not, maybe try[...]
Fortnite X Marvel: Zero War #1 Gets Trailer, Jim Cheung Cover
The goal of variants is to convince people to pay multiple times for the same product in order to increase sales without actually bothering to make the product appeal to a wider audience And comics have been doing it for decades! The Fortnite x Marvel: Zero War #1 variant by Jim Cheung is a 1:25 variant,[...]
Gail Simone & Phil Noto's The Variants Of Jessica Jones For Marvel
Variants! Where the Loki TV series, Spider-Man No Way Home, What If and Doctor Strange have led in the movies, the comic books are desperately trying to align their own multiversal methods up with the movies So Gail Simone and Phil Noto's multiversal Jessica Jones five-issue comic book mini-series is to be called The Variants. After[...]
Marvel Shows Restraint With Only 14 Amazing Spider-Man #1 Variants
Jonah Jameson when asked for comment on the variants "No, seriously I've only got fourteen variant covers here." A press release contains more details: This year marks the 60th anniversary of Spider-Man and Marvel Comics is proud to celebrate its most iconic hero with a new volume of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN brought to life by two acclaimed comic[...]
Comic Store In Your Future: Have Variants Outlived Their Usefulness?
For years, comic publishers have been using variants to increase sales It works Stores will increase their orders to get the next tier level variant People will buy them Wonder Woman Black & Gold #5 and #6, one in twenty-five variants were bought online for over two hundred dollars each It is a good price[...]
Marvel to Capitalize on 2010s Nostalgia with Marvel Phase 2 Variants
A press release from Marvel follows: This March, Marvel Comics will continue to spotlight the Marvel Cinematic Universe with stunning variant covers by some of the industry's top artists! Following November's INFINITY SAGA PHASE 1 VARIANTS come six brand-new covers paying homage to Phase 2 of the MCU's Infinity Saga Adorning upcoming issues of your favorite[...]
Marvel Announces Homage Variants of Classic Marvel Comic Covers
The House of Ideas announced the variants in a press release: This January, your favorite artists will pay tribute to some of the greatest comic book covers in Marvel history with all-new Homage Variant Covers Featuring new artwork from superstar artists David Yardin, Will Sliney, Mike McKone, Creees Lee, Philip Tan, David Nakayama, Pete Woods, Ken[...]
Marvel Comics Calls Alternate Versions "Variants" For The First Time
The Disney+ TV series Loki introduced a new word to the Marvel Cinematic Universe for parallel dimension versions of characters, called Variants, spinning out of the One True Timeline A subtle reflection of comic books' modern tendencies to have variant covers, the term stuck, and is now likely to be reflected in upcoming movies, Spider-Man:[...]
FCBD Avengrs Spoilers
And other variants we have yet to meet besides, including a Goblin Rider and a Hound Wolverine and possibly the skin-suit-wearing Doctor Doom variant from Mark Waid's FF? Given that the Loki TV series emphasised the idea of Variants, and he's been heavily involved as well, with expectations for Doctor Strange and Spider-Man movies It[...]
8 Marvel Variant Covers Celebrating Captain America's 80th Birthday
Check out a gallery of the variants below. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ MILES MORALES: SPIDER-MAN #28 CAPTAIN AMERICA 80TH VARIANT COVER by IBAN COELLO & ALEJANDRO SÀNCHEZ FANTASTIC FOUR #34 CAPTAIN AMERICA 80TH VARIANT COVER by NICK BRADSHAW & RACHELLE[...]
MOM - Mother of Madness #1 Cover A Jo Ratcliffe - Diamond Code MAY210009
By sheer force of numbers, the variant covers will conquer the fractured direct market as publishers and distributors are distracted by the neverending struggle known as the Game of Comics. A press release details the variants: PORTLAND, Ore 06/18/2021 — Image Comics is pleased to announce a line of highly collectible, rare covers for the forthcoming M.O.M.:[...]
Russell Dauterman Hellfire Gala Connecting Variants hitting stores from Marvel in June
These Hellfire Gala variants show various mutants standing (or floating) on the "green carpet," and they connect to show those mutants standing (or floating) on the "green carpet" together What more reason do you need to pick up two copies of each issue of this crossover? In a press release, Dauterman said: X-Men costumes are one of[...]