The Press Release:
Sometimes it’s good to be bad! For the month of May, your favorite Marvel characters are showing off their sinister sides in deliciously evil variant covers. From Spider-Man to Captain America, see Marvel’s most popular heroes reimagined in twisted ways and keep your eye out for more Dark Marvel Variant Cover reveals coming your way!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #45: “DARK MARVEL” VARIANT by DOALY
August sure looks like it’s going to be a big month with “Absolute Carnage” beginning and also launching a number of titles that are connected to it. With such a lengthy list to share with you comic book mavens, I will just get down to business and remind you that the images and overviews come from Marvel Entertainment provisions and the closing editorial will be all me. Here we go.
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1 (of 4): After turning Venom’s world upside down a year ago, DONNY CATES and RYAN STEGMAN are about to put the Sinister Symbiote through hell again, only this time CARNAGE has come calling, and everyone who’s ever worn a symbiote is dead in his sights! He’s skirted the periphery of the Marvel Universe for months, but Cletus Kasady at last stands poised to make his grand return to New York in a blistering 60-PAGE story… and he wants to paint the town red!
DONNY CATES (W) • RYAN STEGMAN (A/C)
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE VS. DEADPOOL #1 (of 3): LET’S GET CRAZY! At long last, Deadpool is ready to get his head straight and checks himself into Ravencroft Institute. Unfortunately, there’s another new arrival: CARNAGE! But I don’t think he’s here for a group therapy session…Madness and mayhem abound in the can’t-miss showdown of the year!