Official Press Release
Marvel is pleased to announce that Uncanny #1, Wolverine #62 and X-Factor #28 have sold out at Diamond (though copies may be available at the retail level). Beginning the hotly anticipated X-Men: Divided We Stand storyline following up on the sold-out Messiah CompleX event, these four issues launch bold new directions for all of mutantkind, including some shocking twists!
To satisfy the overwhelming demand, Marvel is now returning to press with Uncanny X-Men #495 Second Printing Variant (with a cover featuring the interior art of Mike Choi), X-Force #1 Second Printing Variant (with a cover featuring the interior art of Clayton Crain), Wolverine #62 Second Printing Variant (with a cover featuring the interior art of Ron Garney) and X-Factor #28 Second Printing Variant (with a cover featuring the interior art of Pablo Raimondi).
"I hope people are realizing that this is a new era for the X-Men," said editor Nick Lowe. "We started the ball rolling with Endangered Species, kicked it into high gear with Messiah CompleX. Now Divided We Stand is showing the effects of both of those and leading to something even bigger. We're just getting started and it's a whole new
Editor John Barber explained, "It's great to see everybody-retailers and fans alike-this excited about all the pretty bold move, and it's a great book. That doesn't always mean a series will sell so well, but it's gratifying when it does. Craig Kyle and Christopher Yost put together a powerful story, and Clayton Crain's art is something to behold. It shows you can take chances with these comics, and people will take a look."
"Next month: Cable," said X-Men Group Editor Axel Alonso. "Get there early."
Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on all Divided We Stand tie-ins, including the upcoming X-Men: Legacy #208 and Cable #1, as the x-titles continue to garner immediate sell-outs and growing critical acclaim! Just what happens in a world where the X-Men are no more? And can mutantkind fend off x-tinction? Don't miss your chance to find out why fans and critics agree there's no better time to be an X-Men fan!
X-MEN: LEGACY #208 (DEC072220)
Written by MIKE CAREY
Penciled by SCOT EATON & JOHN ROMITA JR
Inked by JOHN DELL & KLAUS JANSON
Colored by FRANK D'ARMATA & CHRISTINA STRAIN
Cover by DAVID FINCH & JASON KEITH
CABLE #1 (JAN082183)
CABLE #1 LIEFELD VARIANT (JAN082184)
Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI
Art & Cover by ARIEL OLIVETTI
Variant Cover by ROB LIEFELD
Rated T+ …$2.99
UNCANNY X-MEN #495 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (JAN088035)
Written by ED BRUBAKER
Art & Cover by MICHAEL CHOI & SONI OBACK
X-FORCE #1 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (JAN088038)
Written by CRAIG KYLE & CHRISTOPHER YOST
Art and Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN
Parental Advisory ...$2.99
WOLVERINE #62 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (JAN088036)
Written by JASON AARON
Art & Cover by RON GARNEY
Colored by JASON KEITH
X-FACTOR #28 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (JAN088037)
Written by PETER DAVID
Penciled by PABLO RAIMONDI
Cover by GLENN FABRY
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