WARNING: The following article contains spoilers for War of the Realms #6, by Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman, Matthew Wilson and Joe Sabino, in stores now.
Ahead of the release of War of the Realms #6, the concluding chapter in the sprawling Thor-centric event, Marvel solicited a spoiler variant cover that was, for the time being, kept under wraps.
Now, with the issue in stores, PREVIEWS has unveiled the "Spoiler Variant." And, as advertised, it does spoil a major moment from War of the Realms #6.
The cover, illustrated by Terry Dodson, spotlights the return of Jane Foster's Thor, as she takes to the skies with the War Thor hammer in her grasp. The hammer, which was destroyed by the Mangog months ago, is reconstructed, as was teased in the closing moments of War of the Realms #5.
While War of the Realms #6 does feature the return of Jane Foster's fan-favorite Thor, the brittle hammer lasts just long enough to help in the fight against Malekith. When the dust settles, the hammer changes into something else entirely -- something that, presumably, will lead to Jane assuming the new mantle of a Valkyrie.
Valkyrie: Jane Foster #1, by Al Ewing, Jason Aaron and Cafu, hits store shelves Wednesday, July 24.