Heading into the penultimate issue of the Black Widow mini-series, Natasha is done messing around. Black Widow #4 sees her hunt for the men behind the perverse No Restraints Play on Madripoor come to an end, and to no one’s surprise, it led her all the way to the top. The men there are hellbent on making her their next victim. However, their plan falls apart when Natasha puts her skills to use.
Marvel provided The Beat with an exclusive preview of the first four pages of the new issue, on sale Apr. 24. Take a look at the preview below and be sure to pick up a copy of Black Widow #4 at your local comic shop on Wednesday.
Writers: Jen Soska & Sylvia Soska
Colorist: Veronica Gandini
Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna
Cover Artist: Clayton Crain
LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION! The Black Widow has been trapped in someone else’s web! Natasha finds herself captured by the villains behind the online torture show known as No Restraints Play. The bids are coming in. The clock is counting down. Work fast, Widow!
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