Marvel Comics has followed the adventures of Peter Parker in a string of miniseries set in the Marvel's Spider-Man Gameverse of the PlayStation 4, and now a star of the game's downloadable content will star in a new spinoff comic series.
Marvel's Spider-Man: The Black Cat Strikes by Dennis "Hopeless" Hallum and Luca Maresca follows the events of Marvel's Spider-Man: Velocity and Marvel's Spider-Man: City at War, and sees Felicia Hardy after a new treasure, while also delving into her past relationship with Spider-Man. Black Cat joined Marvel's Spider-Man in "The Heist" DLC.
The five-issue limited series was announced today during the Spider-Man Spectacular Panel at New York Comic-Con. Cover and solicitation for Marvel's Spider-Man: The Black Cat Strikes can be found below.
MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN: THE BLACK CAT STRIKES #1 (OF 5)
- Writer: DENNIS "HOPELESS" HALLUM
- Artist: LUCA MARESCA
- ENTER: THE FORMIDABLE FELICIA HARDY AND A SHOCKING REVELATION!
- As if the events of MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN: VELOCITY and CITY AT WAR weren’t harrowing enough, Spider-Man finds himself in the middle of a gang war in New York City. But as he butts heads with the likes of HAMMERHEAD and the MAGGIA, the unexpected reappearance of old flame FELICIA HARDY, also known as the BLACK CAT, sets Spider-Man’s world on fire!
- Black Cat’s heroic days are behind her, but what is the secret behind the treasures she’s thieving? And why would Spider-Man let her go?! Delve into previously untold tales of Spider-Man and Black Cat’s relationship, and a shock ending that will make your webs spin! Don’t miss the excitement as your favorite wall-crawler returns in the next GAMERVERSE series!