Marvel Unleashes Wave Of "Apocalypse Wars" Variant Covers

Wed, February 10th, 2016 at 7:12am PST | Updated: February 10th, 2016 at 7:25am

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Brett White, Assistant Editor
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As part of Marvel's upcoming X-Men event "Apocalypse Wars," 23 series will receive variant covers reimagining their titular characters as either Horsemen of Apocalypse or citizens of the "Age of Apocalypse" timeline. IGN has debuted the first seven covers.

The first batch of variants feature Apocalyptic takes on "Amazing Spider-Man," "Captain America: Steve Rogers," "Guardians of the Galaxy," "Uncanny X-Men," "Astonishing Ant-Man," "All-New, All-Different Avengers" and "All-New X-Men."

Amazing Spider Man 12 Campbell AOA Variant
"Amazing Spider-Man" #12 variant cover by Jamal Campbell
ANXMEN2015004 AOA VARcov
"All-New X-Men" #9 variant cover by Pasqual Ferry
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"Uncanny X-Men" #7 variant cover by Ryan Sook
AVEN2015009 APOC PHAM VAR
"All-New, All-Different Avengers" #9 variant cover by Khoi Pham
Captain America Steve Rogers 1 AOA Variant
"Captain America: Steve Rogers" #1 variant cover by Paul Renaud
Guardians of the Galaxy 8 Keown AOA Variant
"Guardians of the Galaxy" #8 variant cover by Dale Keown
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"The Astonishing Ant-Man" #8 variant cover by Will Sliney

The "Apocalypse Wars" crossover starts in May with "Extraordinary X-Men" and then continues through "All-New X-Men" and "Uncanny X-Men" throughout the summer.

May will also see the following issues receive tie-in variants: "Black Panther" #2, "Black Widow" #3, "Captain Marvel" #5, "Daredevil" #7, "Deadpool" #11, "Doctor Strange" #8, "Extraordinary X-Men" #10, "Howard the Duck" #7, "Invincible Iron Man" #9, "Ms. Marvel" #7, "Power Man and Iron Fist" #4, "The Punisher" #1, "Spider-Gwen" #8, "Thunderbolts" #1, "Totally Awesome Hulk" #7 and "Uncanny Inhumans" #8.

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