The citizens of the Marvel Universe's New York City are about to encounter an unstoppable force in Contagion, a five-part weekly miniseries by writer Ed Brisson and artists Roge Antonio, Stephen Segovia, Mack Chater, Damian Couciero and Adam Gorham.
The miniseries will see street-level heroes Thing, Iron Fist, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and Moon Knight team up to stop the mysterious threat.
“I cannot wait for readers to see this story,” editor Jake Thomas said in a statement. “It’s a different kind of threat than our heroes are usually up against, and watching all their usual defenses crumble is going to be crazy exciting, and more than a little scary! We’ve assembled a great team of artists, and Ed Brisson is firing on all cylinders, doing some of the creepiest, funniest, and most emotionally taut writing of his career. It’s everything you want out of a big, crazy Marvel event, all packed into one wild month!”
Contagion #1-5 go on sale in October. The series' solicitation can be found below:
Contagion #1-#5 (of 5)
- Ed Brisson (W) Roge Antonio, Stephen Segovia, Mack Chater, Damian Couciero, & Adam Gorham (A)
- Covers by Juan Jose Ryp
- Vertical Connecting Variant Covers Issues #1-#5 by Ryan Browne
- A NEW EVIL BEYOND UNDERSTANDING COMES TO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE!
- A seemingly unstoppable force has invaded the Marvel Universe, and it’s going to take every hero the streets of New York has to stop it! A strange substance is taking over heroes and citizens alike, draining them of their life force, stealing their knowledge and abilities, and neither science nor magic can stop it! Where did it come from? Can anything destroy it? And who will fall to its awful, overwhelming power?
- 32 pgs (each)
- Parental Advisory
- $3.99 (each)