WEEK TEN PREVIEW
ROUND TWOBATTLE SEVEN
MARVEL ZOMBIES #1-2
SIMON SPURRIER (w) – KEV WALKER (a/C)
– Stranded in the Deadlands and saddled with a mysterious child, Elsa Bloodstone is determined to traverse the zombie-ridden landscape and get home.
– But haunted by ghosts from her past–including visions of her stern father, Ulysses Bloodstone — Elsa begins to realize it may not be the zombies she fears most…
NOELLE STEVENSON (w) – SANFORD GREENE (a/C)
– It’s Final Exam Day at Battleworld’s Institute for Gifted Youths!
– Of course, Battleworld’s equivalent of a final exam is a brutal deathmatch between students!
– But don’t worry, y’all, Molly Hayes has totally got this. No matter what Jubilee says about her being too young or “in way over her head.â€ She’s frickin’ Princess Powerful!
ROUND TWOBATTLE EIGHT
E IS FOR EXTINCTION #1-2
CHRIS BURNHAM (w) – RAMON VILLALOBOS (a)
– The Classic X-Men rally against Magneto and his New X-Men, to save the life of one of their own!
– EMMA FROST versus her CUCKOOS! Have the students become the teachers??
SQUADRON SINISTER #1-2
MARC GUGGENHEIM (w) – CARLOS PACHECO (a/C)
– It’s the Squadron Sinister vs. the Frightful Four for control over the “Combatâ€ Domain of Battleworld. Which group of villains will be the ones to take out the Howling Commandos, the Leatherneck Raiders, and the Deadly Dozen?
– And what’s up with that Starbrand army?
ROUND ONEBATTLE TWENTY-TWO
KIERON GILLEN (w) – FILIPE ANDRADE (a)
THEY CAN’T EVER WIN. THEY CAN’T AFFORD TO LOSE.
– THE SHIELD is the only thing that protects the more civilized areas of Battleworld from the ZOMBIE HORDES, DEATH MACHINES, AND ANNIHILATION WAVES.
– Anyone who annoys Doom gets sent to The Shield. Anyone who gets sent to the Shield deals with ABIGAIL BRAND.
– Miss America, Lady Katherine, Kang the Conqueror, Leah Shieldmen, the Endless Summers Company, Leonardo Da Vinci and a cast of thousands will fight to the death to keep Battleworld safe. But don’t worry, Kieron Gillen is writing this book, so I’m sure everything will end happily for everyone.
– “Imagine NextWave as a tragedy,â€ says Kieron, if anyone asks him about it.
STAR-LORD AND KITTY PRYDE #1
SAM HUMPHRIES (w) – ALTI FIRMANSYAH (a)
– STAR-LORD AND KITTY PRYDE–finally in their own series together! But are they TOGETHER together?! And is this the Kitty Pryde that Peter loves or one from a completely different reality.
– This series takes place right in the thick of things on BATTLEWORLD and is sure to be a wild ride!