EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Marvel's 50th Anniversary Variants

Mon, July 18th, 2011 at 8:58am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor
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Marvel Comics has provided Comic Book Resources with an exclusive first look at the variant covers for "Uncanny X-Force" #16 and "Avengers" #18. The covers are part of the publisher's 50th Anniversary celebration which will see variants throughout the month of October.

Official Press Release

Past and present collide as the industry’s biggest artists put their twist on the iconic covers that defined Marvel’s most beloved characters! Enter the Marvel Comics 50th Anniversary Variants, commemorating five decades of the world’s greatest super hero universe. From Fantastic Four #1 to Fear Itself, The House of Ideas’ most iconic covers are given a 21st century twist that no fan can miss!

THE MIGHTY THOR #7
Written by MATT FRACTION
Pencils & Cover by PASQUAL FERRY
Variant Cover by ALAN DAVIS
Rated T+…$3.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

AVENGERS #18
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Pencils and Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA
Variant Cover by RYAN MEINERDING
Rated T+…$3.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

NEW AVENGERS #17
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Pencils and Cover by MIKE DEODATO
Variant Cover by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
Rated T+…$3.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

HULK #42
Written by JEFF PARKER
Pencils and Cover by PATRICK ZIRCHER
Variant cover by ARIEL OLIVETTI
Rated T+…$2.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

UNCANNY X-FORCE #16
Written by RICK REMENDER
Pencils by JEROME OPEÑA
Cover by ESAD RIBIC
Variant Cover by MIKE DEL MUNDO
Parental Advisory…$3.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

DEADPOOL #45
Written by DANIEL WAY
Pencils by SALVADOR ESPIN
Cover by NICK BRADSHAW
Variant Cover by GREG HORN
Parental Advisory…$2.99
ON SALE IN OCTOBER

X-23 #15
Written by MARJORIE LIU
Pencils by PHIL NOTO
Cover by KALMAN ANDRASOFSZKY
Variant Cover by PATRICK ZIRCHER
Parental Advisory…$2.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

X-MEN #19
Written by VICTOR GISCHLER
Pencils and Cover by JORGE MOLINA
Variant Cover by LEINIL YU
RATED T+…$3.99
ON SALE THIS OCTOBER

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