Marvel Comics just revealed that the original Hulk was spawned over ten thousand years ago, just before Bruce Banner.
Warning! Spoilers for Immortal Hulk: Time of Monsters # 1 below
The ancient history of Helmet is about to be explored like never before, like a new one-shot The Immortal Hulk: Time of Monsters The first Jade Giant will debut. The story, which takes place more than 10,000 years in the past, will show the first Hulk, a boy, who opens the Green Door, while his people are infected by a green poison.
Bruce Banner, also known as the Hulk, first appeared in The Incredible Hulk # 1 by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. After being exposed to gamma radiation, Dr. Banner’s anger caused him to transform into a giant green monster with a penchant for destroying things. The Hulk has been a part of multiple super teams over the years, most famously as an original member of the first version of the Avengers. More recently, Al Ewing and Joe Bennett have made key changes to the character’s backstory in Immortal hulk, which includes making it impossible to kill and introducing the Green Door – serving as a gateway to the afterlife directed by the One under all for those who receive gamma radiation powers, though the dead eventually come back to life.
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On Thursday, Marvel revealed The Immortal Hulk: Time of Monsters by Alex Paknadel (Redfork), Al Ewing (Guardians of the Galaxy)and the artist Juan Ferreyra. The new one-shot will take a look at the Marvel Universe during 8000 BC, more than 10,000 years before the events of today. Immortal hulk to run. It is there that the first Hulk will debut, as the request says that after something green and poisonous hits the ancient grounds of the Fertile Crescent, it will shock the people who live there. However, a child will be left dealing with the calamity and will become the “Original Hulk”, opening the Green Door for the first time. Check out the cover of Ferreyra below!
- IMMORTAL HULK: TIME OF MONSTERS # 1
- AL EWING, ALEX PAKNADEL AND DAVID VAUGHAN (W) • Juan Ferreyra and more (A)
- Cover of JUAN FERREYRA
- • Ten thousand years ago, something green and bright came to poison the ancient soil of the Fertile Crescent and the hearts of its people.
- • A child must bear the consequences and, for the first time … open THE GREEN DOOR.
The 40-page one-shot will also feature a David Vaughan back-up story. In that story, Bruce Banner will face a “challenge like none I’ve seen before.” Considering everything Bruce has seen and experienced, especially in the Immortal hulk story, finding a whole new challenge is extremely intriguing.
For fans looking to see the new first Hulk and learn more about the legend of the Green Door, Immortal Hulk: Time of Monsters # 1 hits comic book stores in May 2021. Featuring Ewing’s epic storytelling and reinvention of the From Hulk Backstory, there has never been a better time to be a fan of the character, and this upcoming one-shot is sure to give readers more answers on what the Hulk is and how he came to be.
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