To celebrate, artist Stanley "Artgerm" Lau has shared his variant cover for the inaugural issue, revealing a stunning vision of Jean Grey in a green outfit inspired by her classic 1970s look, first seen in House of X #1, entering the mutant nation of Krakoa. The variant cover and advance solicitation information for the issue are below, teasing a new start for Marvel's Merry Mutants after the two miniseries.
- JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) LEINIL FRANCIS YU (A/C)
- VARIANT COVER BY ARTGERM
- VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY ARTGERM
- EVERY MUTANT EVER VARIANT COVER BY MARK BAGLEY
- YOUNG GUNS VARIANT COVER BY MARCO CHECCHETTO
- VARIANT COVER BY RUSSELL DAUTERMAN
- DESIGN VARIANT COVER BY JONATHAN HICKMAN
- HIDDEN GEM VARIANT COVER BY TBA
- VARIANT COVER BY TBA
- PARTY VARIANT COVER BY MARK BROOKS
- PREMIERE VARIANT COVER BY LEINIL FRANCIS YU
- DAWN OF X!
- The X-Men find themselves in a whole new world of possibility… and things have never been better! Jonathan Hickman (HOUSE OF X, POWERS OF X, SECRET WARS) and superstar artist Leinil Yu (NEW AVENGERS, CAPTAIN AMERICA) reveal the saga of Cyclops and his hand-picked squad of mutant powerhouses!
- 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99
Artgerm previously teased his upcoming variant with a cropped image weeks ago. Thankfully, with Dawn of X launching in a little over a month, fans can finally see Marvel Girl back in action as one of Cyclops' hand-picked teammates.
X-Men #1, written by Jonathan Hickman and illustrated by Leinil Francis Yu, goes on sale Oct. 16 from Marvel Comics.