Official PR follows, and then the preview:
Valiant is proud to present your first lettered look inside X-O MANOWAR (2017) #14 – A STAGGERING STANDALONE MILESTONE and ALL-NEW JUMPING-ON POINT from New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (DIVINITY, Mind MGMT) and blockbuster artist Ariel Olivetti (The Incredible Hulk)! On April 25th, the soldier-turned-emperor at the heart of Valiant’s best-selling sci-fi juggernaut ends his galaxy-spanning crusade across the cosmos with a star-studded return to Earth…and sets the stage for the cataclysmic onset of HARBINGER WARS 2, the must-read comics event of 2018!
After a brutal year spent waging war on the far side of the galaxy, Aric of Dacia must now face the one thing he yearned to leave behind: planet Earth. But as the man called X-O Manowar prepares for a world-shaking homecoming, he must come to terms with a savage awakening inside himself…and the obligations that still await him on our world. Just as the forces of HARBINGER WARS 2 – Valiant’s seismic 2018 crossover event – begin to vie for Aric’s loyalties, a long-awaited reunion might just shatter everything we’ve come to believe about the fallen warrior-king in control of the universe’s most powerful weapon…
The comics odyssey of a lifetime comes full circle on April 25th, as visionary storytellers Matt Kindt and Ariel Olivetti begin the countdown to HARBINGER WARS 2 with an inescapable turning point for the Valiant Universe’s unrelenting man of war, only in X-O MANOWAR (2017) #14 – featuring covers by Kaare Andrews(Astonishing X-Men), Raúl Allén (SECRET WEAPONS), Keron Grant (Fantastic Four), and Felipe Massafera(Shaper)!
X-O MANOWAR (2017) #14
Written by MATT KINDT
Art by ARIEL OLIVETTI
Cover A by KAARE ANDREWS (FEB181890)
Cover B by RAÚL ALLÉN (FEB181891)
Variant Cover by KERON GRANT (FEB181892)
X-O Manowar Icon Variant by FELIPE MASSAFERA (FEB181893)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On Sale APRIL 25th (FOC – 4/2/18)
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