Despite all the hype concerning DC Comics Rebirth initiative over May to September 2016, and truly holding the line at $2.99 per comic book, Marvel Comics also has a big summer planned tied into, in name perhaps, their anticipated huge blockbuster film: Captain America: Civil War!
In a sequel of sorts 10 years after Marvel Comics’ first Civil War event series of 2006, Marvel brings fandom Civil Wars II with issue #1 hitting stands on June 1, 2016; a double-sized issue clocking in at $4.99 or $5.99 depending on what source you check. Civil War II #2 also ships in June and is priced at $4.99 as well. Civil War II is written by Brian Michael Bendis and artist David Marquez.
Marvel Comics has released a teaser filled preview of Civil War II #1 including its 11 covers including variant covers!
Spoilers for Civil War II follow.
The teaser solicitation for Civil War II #1 reads as follows.
This is it! War comes to the Marvel Universe this June as the Earth-shattering comics event of 2016 comes to comic shops with a jam-packed double-size issue! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your exciting look inside CIVIL WAR II #1 – from chartbusting creators Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez! The fan-fave creative team that brought you Invincible Iron Man join forces once more to bring you a tale of hero against hero – and a Marvel Universe divided in two!
Ulysses – a young Inhuman with the power to profile the future has emerged. His new abilities send shockwaves through the superhuman community. Divided amongst themselves, will they use Ulysses to prevent danger before it happens? Or should they allow the future to unfold unaltered? As his new powers send shockwaves rippling across the Marvel Universe – battle lines will be drawn. Do you stand with Iron Man? Or will you side with Captain Marvel?
Will the heroes of the Marvel Universe wield the power of “predictive justice” to change the future or battle to protect tomorrow? Battle lines will be drawn. Lives will be changed. Heroes will fall. The comic book event that will have the world talking kicks off on June 1st in the double-sized CIVIL WAR II #1!
Here are the 11 covers to Civil War II including its variant covers.
Finally, here are the interior pages Marvel Comics has released so far for Civil Wars II #1.
What do you think about Civil Wars II so far?
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