Valiant Comics has unveiled a first look at actor Derek Theler as X-O Manowar in the upcoming Ninjak vs. The Valiant Universe live-action web series.
Created by Jim Shooter, Steve Englehart, Bob Layton and Barry Windsor-Smith, X-O Manowar is a Visigoth warrior who was captured by aliens. After stealing a sentient armor and escaping back to Earth, Aric of Dacia learns that thousands of years have gone by, and now he's a superhero in the modern era.
Directed by Aaron and Sean Schoenke of the popular YouTube series Super Power Beat Down, Ninjak vs. The Valiant Universe is a six-part digital series will pit the deadly super-spy Ninjak against Valiant's other heroes in an all-out war.
Colin King is Ninjak, MI-6’s deadliest intelligence operative and weapons expert. When the ruthless assassin Roku exploits his greatest weakness, Ninjak will be forced to betray his closest allies. Now, on the run, he must face off against the most powerful heroes known to man for a high-octane, take-no-prisoners trial by fire more perilous and more unpredictable than any he’s faced before. In 2017, the world’s most dangerous super-spy goes to war with the Valiant Universe…
Ninjak vs. The Valiant Universe also stars Michael Rowe as Ninjak, Jason David Frank as Bloodshot, Alex Meglei as Archer, Kevin Porter as Armstrong, John Hennigan as Eternal Warrior, Ciera Foster as Livewire, Chantelle Barry as Roku, Damion Poitier as Shadowman, Tatiana DeKhtyar as Colonel Capshaw and Craig Robert Young as Neville Alcott.