EXCLUSIVE: Captain Marvel Breaks Bad (Really Bad) in 'The Last Avenger'

In November, one of Earth's Mightiest Heroes breaks bad when the world is introduced to Dark Captain Marvel in "The Last Avenger." In Captain Marvel #12, writer Kelly Thompson is joined by artist Lee Garbett to show fans what happens when Carol Danvers takes a bad turn and goes head to head with her former Avengers teammates.

"As Kelly continues her daring and defining run on Captain Marvel, in this new arc, 'The Last Avenger,' she pushes the boundaries even further by taking Carol in a dark… and deadly… new direction," Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief CB Cebulski told CBR. "And we’re thrilled that acclaimed artist Lee Garbett has come onboard to bring his spectacular storytelling skills to the series most action-packed adventure yet!"

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Below, check out Mark Brooks and Junggeun Yoon's covers and Lee Garbett's character designs for Carol Danvers' descent into apparent evil, along with the issue's official solicitation text.


  • Penciller: LEE GARBETT
  • Cover: MARK BROOKS
  • Captain Marvel has fought off alien hordes. Rescued X-Men. Punched Thanos in the face. Literally saved the world. She now faces her greatest challenge: kill the Avengers. Has one of the world’s most powerful heroes gone dark? But why? And what does this mean for Carol... for the world? Life on Earth will never be the same. Kelly Thompson teams up with Eisner-nominated artist Lee Garbett for a brand-new arc -- and a bold new direction!

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