Cap and Cyclops Duke it Out in "Avengers Vs. X-Men" #1 Variant

Tue, January 17th, 2012 at 1:37pm PST

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The hits keep coming as Marvel Comics reveals yet another new cover during their week of reveals, this time with the official debut of Ryan Stegman's "Avengers Vs. X-Men" #1 variant. "Avengers vs. X-Men" #1 kicks off Marvel's massive 2012 event written by Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman and Ed Brubaker with interior art by John Romita, Jr. and a regular cover by Jim Cheung. The "AvX" #1 variant follows hot on the heels of today's earlier reveal of Mike Deodato's "New Avengers" #24 cover.

Official Press Release

This April, the biggest names in the industry pit the largest super hero franchises against one another for the biggest war in comics history in Avengers Vs. X-Men! To celebrate this blockbuster event, Marvel has your first look at the Avengers Vs. X-Men #1 Stegman Variant by red-hot artist Ryan Stegman! The Phoenix Force is headed towards Earth and Captain America is determined to prevent the destruction of the whole world by stopping it. But when word gets to the X-Men that the Phoenix is returning, Cyclops will do anything he can to save it…including going up against Earth’s Mightiest! But who is right? Will mutantkind be saved or will the world be annihilated? Don’t miss out on all the action in Avengers Vs. X-Men #1 in comic shops worldwide and on the Marvel Comics app this April!

Which team will reign supreme? Join the conversation on Twitter with #AvX!

For more on Avengers Vs. X-Men, please visit http://avx.marvel.com

AVENGERS VS. X-MEN #1 (JAN120625)
AVENGERS VS. X-MEN #1 STEGMAN VARIANT (JAN120626)
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, JASON AARON, MATT FRACTION, JONATHAN HICKMAN, ED BRUBAKER
Art by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Cover by JIM CHEUNG
Variant Cover by RYAN STEGMAN
FOC – 2/27/12, ON SALE – 4/3/12

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