This October, two tie-in books for the upcoming Darkhold Marvel Comics occasion might be summoned to your native comedian store: The Darkhold: Iron Man #1 by Ryan North and Guillermo Sanna, with a canopy by Valerio Giangiordano, and The Darkhold: Blade #1 by Daniel Kibblesmith and Federico Sabbatini, with a canopy by Juan Ferreyra.
The E book of the Damned
On September 22nd, 2021, readers will lastly get their palms on the grimoire they’ve been ready for: The Darkhold Alpha #1 by Steve Orlando and Cian Tormey, with a foremost cowl (and a Scarlet Witch variant) by Greg Smallwood.
The ebook was initially introduced again in mid-March 2020, to be launched in June 2020, however the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic prompted a delay of the ebook till autumn 2021.
The occasion will take the type of a collection of one-shots that pit the superheroes of Marvel Comics in opposition to the arcane data throughout the Darkhold.
After The Darkhold Alpha #1 arrives on September 22nd, The Darkhold: Iron Man #1 will comply with on October 13th (fortunate Iron Man).
Right here’s the outline of that story from the press launch:
Ryan North, the sensible thoughts behind The Unbeatable Squirrel Woman, groups up with artist Guillermo Sanna to carry you the body-horror story of the century in DARKHOLD: IRON MAN! Known as forth to face the dread god Chthon, Iron Man reads from the traditional ill-fated textual content generally known as the Darkhold…and it modifications the course of his total life. The armor that has saved him numerous instances is about to grow to be a jail — one whose solely escape is a destiny worse than loss of life.
Then, The Darkhold: Blade #1 might be revealed on October 27th, sending Blade to a wierd new world the place he’s the king of the vampires.
And the outline of The Darkhold Blade #1 from the press launch:
Emmy-nominated author Daniel Kibblesmith, recognized for his daring work on the Loki comedian ebook collection, and artist Federico Sabbatini will carry Marvel’s resident vampire hunter into the motion in DARKHOLD: BLADE! After studying from the cursed Darkhold, Blade makes an attempt to enter Chthon’s dimension and cease the traditional god from destroying the Multiverse. However studying the ebook has modified all their lives and histories…and for Blade, the results are far-reaching. Vampires rule the world, and he guidelines over all of them. However there are some heroes left—and Blade just isn’t as omniscient as he thinks.
Judging from the preview pictures from The Darkhold Alpha #1, the Wasp, Black Bolt, and Peter Parker can also be getting their very own one-shots within the months to return.
Arriving in October
Like so lots of the different books we’ve been protecting recently right here at The Beat, the tie-in one-shots might be arriving at your LCS in October, making it a super seasonal occasion collection (at all times assuming the books aren’t additional delayed by a world pandemic).
Will you be choosing up a replica of the long-anticipated The Darkhold Alpha #1 when it arrives at your LCS on September 22nd? You possibly can check out some preview pages from that ebook under this text! And be certain and let The Beat know what you assume, both right here within the remark part or over on social media @comicsbeat.