THE COLLECTORS: This Week in Comics [May 7, 2022]
It’s that time again Marvel fans, as we compile everything coming to Marvel comics this week in our COLLECTORS series!
A brand new Sam Wilson series, an ultra-violent look into the character of Moon Knight, and the continuation of Miles Morales’s What If…? storyline; welcome back to THE COLLECTORS
Captain America: Symbol of Truth #1
With Marvel promising a brand new Captain America series for both Sam Wilson and Steve Rogers, COLLECTORS can now get their hands on the premiere of the brand new Wilson series by Tochi Onyebucki and R. B. Silva.
The issue brings Sam Wison back behind the shield, as Misty Knight helps the iconic Captain America protect a hijacked train that may have some interesting ties to the history of the mantle, and…Wakanda?
Hulk Vs. Thor: Banner of War Alpha #1
Two of the most imposing figures in Marvel comics history go head to head in this iconic clash of titans presented by Donny Cates and Martin Coccolo.
Thor and Hulk return to embrace their heated rivalry despite the massive alterations they’ve undergone, as this 60th-anniversary issue for both characters is a must-have for all COLLECTORS.
Moon Knight: Black, White, & Blood #1
If that incredible cover by Bill Sienkiewicz wasn’t enough to sell you, the all-star cast of legend Jonathan Hickman, Marc Guggenheim, Murewa Ayodele, Akande Adedotun, Jorge Fornes, and Chris Bachalo might.
A fantastic stylistic depiction of some of Moon Knight’s greatest stories explored in black white and blood red, this issue brings an all-time team together to craft a brand new entry into the Fist of Khonshu’s comic pantheon; and is a definite target for every COLLECTOR that fancies themselves a Moon Knight fan.
What If…? Miles Morales #3
One of Marvel’s most popular characters is in the midst of his very own What If…? series, with this entry presenting a very interesting premise by the team of Anthony Piper and Edgar Salazar.
Asking the question, What If the iconic Spider-Man of today was actually blasted with Gamma radiation instead of bitten by a radioactive spider? Well, COLLECTORS, Let’s find out!
Other Releases This Week
- Star Wars: Halcyon Legacy #3 by Ethan Sacks and Will Sliney
- X-Men #11 by Gerry Duggan and Pepe Larraz
- Shang-Chi #12 by Gene Yang and Marcus to
The Variant of the Week
Captain America: Symbol of Truth #1
This week saw a number of awesome variants for the brand new Hulk Vs. Thor series and the impending Moon Knight: Black, White, and Blood series, but our choice is this awesome variant cover by Skottie Young.
Depicting a cartoonish interaction between Sam Wilson and his trusty Falcon Red Wing, this variant cover perfectly plays on his superpower and pre-Captain America history.
What to Read on Marvel Unlimited
Fantastic Four: Reckoning War Alpha #1
This week marks an incredible slate of issues arriving on Marvel Unlimited, but our choice for COLLECTORS to read has to be this epic by Dan Slott, Carlos Magno, and Carlos Pacheco.
An event that is 15 years in the making, this issue kicks off what is known as the First War, and what is explained as the greatest war to ever rage across the multiverse.
Trade Paperback of the Week
Moon Knight Omnibus Vol. 2
There isn’t a character that is experiencing as much fan far presently as Moon Knight, with is MCU series concluding in an epic season finale, this trade paperback is the perfect collection of issues for COLLECTORS to dig deeper on the iconic hero.
Collecting issues from the 1960s to the 1990s, this collection gathers the final stories from the character’s creators Doug Moench and Bill Sienkiewicz’s run.
There you have it, COLLECTORS, that is every Marvel comic arriving this week; Happy Hunting!