"X-Men Noir" #1 sells out, second printing announced

Wed, December 10th, 2008 at 12:41pm PST

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

Marvel is proud to announce that X-Men Noir #1, beginning the hotly anticipated Marvel Noir line of comics, has sold out at Diamond! Due to overwhelming demand, Marvel is going back to press with X-Men Noir #1 Second Printing Variant, featuring the interior art of Dennis Calero on a new cover! Written by red-hot scribe Fred Van Lente (Incredible Hercules, Marvel Zombies 3) and with art by Calero, this stunning reinterpretation of the X-Men mythos, set in a corrupt world of murder and mystery, has everyone talking!

“A Must-Read,” said Bryan Joel of IGN.Com. “This book seems like the project Dennis Calero has been waiting his whole career for.”

“Fred van Lente's reconfiguring these characters is very clever… Dennis Carelo's art is superb,” said Lan of Newsarama.Com. “This has potential to be the next big thing”

IFanboy.Com raves, “It's well written, well drawn, and it will make you look at the characters you love in new ways. Give X-Men Noir a chance.”

This is it; the beginning of Marvel Noir, the latest red hot imprint from the House of Ideas and now’s your chance to get onboard with this special second printing! Don’t miss X-Men Noir #1 Second Printing Variant!

X-MEN NOIR #1 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (OCT088175)
Written by FRED VAN LENTE
Pencils & Cover by DENNIS CALERO
Parental Advisory …$3.99
FOC—12/18/08 On-Sale—1/7/08

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