Marvel Comics announced that the long-awaited X-Men spin-off, X-Corp, will finally debut in May, from writer Tini Howard and artist Alberto Foche.
Writer Tini Howard (Excalibur) and artist Alberto Foche (Dan Dare) are the creative team for X-Corp, an X-Men spinoff series that was initially announced in October 2019.
“Hello! Some of you have been waiting a while for this book, and I am the culprit,” Howard said in a statement. “I first released this story because I love the weird corporate world within Marvel Comics, specifically books like New X-Men, All-new X factor, and the history of what was the X-Corporation before. But in a new mutant era of doors and deals, X-CorpThe ‘corporate embassy’ is a bit outdated, and I refuse to sell you something I wouldn’t buy myself. “
X-CORP # 1
- Written by TINI HOWARD
- Art by ALBERTO FOCHE
- SUNNY GHO colors
- DAVID AJA cover
- On sale 12/5
- The deals have been made. Mutantkind is safe on Krakoa. As the Reign of X continues, what are the wishes of the mutants who have it all? Leading the charge is X-CORPORATION, led by CXOs Monet St. Croix and Warren Worthington, a duo just as ruthless and ruthless in the boardroom as they are on the battlefield. But X-Corp needs more than just its front men. As Monet sets out to equip his team with some of the brightest and most devious minds in the mutant species, Warren finds himself in a tense confrontation with one of Krakoa’s first allies who wants to know the truth: Angel Wings, X -Corp will crash or go back?
“We put the book aside for a while (it had X of spades on my plate immediately afterwards) and decided that X-Corp it quietly existed in the background, there for us to debut when we had the right story to tell, the right public offering to make, if you will, “added Howard.Empyre: X-Men It gave me a chance to try out some early concepts: Angel and Monet as dual CXOs, Jamie Madrox at his side, and cleaning up part of Charles Xavier’s portfolio. Since then, I have completely reworked the book, and you will know exactly why you have waited until now to see what they are doing. I myself have a corporate past and it all goes in this book. X-Corp: We are simply superior. “
“I am very happy to contribute to the amazing universe of the X-Men comic and specifically to this series,” said Foche, who makes his Marvel debut with X-Corp. “Tini’s scripts are intense and have a style that I appreciate. I hope everyone enjoys reading this comic as much as I did.”
X-Corp # 1 goes on sale May 12 from Marvel Comics.
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