Official Press Release
By the end of 2002, the mighty mutants will once again welcome into theirranks an international sensation, but this time it's not a character thatwill be joining them, but a creator. Continuing our campaign to reach out tothe industry's most talented and innovative talents, Marvel has draftedJapanese superstar Kia Asamiya to become the co-penciler (switching offstoryarcs with Ron Garney) of UNCANNY X-MEN. You'll have to wait untilDecember to see his debut issue, but thanks to the efforts of the editorialteam of Mike Marts and Mike Raicht, you can feast your eyes on Kia'sfull-color character designs right now!
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