In the days before he finally slipped away forever, my great-grandfather Stubby “Peaches” Montgomery would rasp, “The only good mutant is a dead mutant.” Time and cultural progress have done much to try and stifle that cycle of hatred. But they have failed.
I am hereby announcing my endorsement for the Thunderbolts in the upcoming campaign of Avengers vs. X-Men. Because both sides have mutants. And mutants are filthy.
Today Marvel has unveiled a special preview of Avengers vs. X-Men #1 by the publisher’s best and brightest. Can you pinpoint which architect(s) wrote this scene of a PowerPoint presentation gone horribly awry?
AVENGERS VS. X-MEN #1
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, JASON AARON, MATT FRACTION, JONATHAN HICKMAN, ED BRUBAKER
Art by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Colors by LAURA MARTIN
Cover by JIM CHEUNG
ON SALE – 4/3/12
From the powerhouse creative team of Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman, Ed Brubaker, John Romita Jr., Adam Kubert and Olivier Copiel comes a groundbreaking event pitting Earth’s Mightiest against the X-Men with the entire Marvel Universe at stake. Cyclops and his team believe the arrival of the Phoenix Force will save mutantkind, but Captain America is convinced it will destroy the world! But who is right?
Check out the preview below.