Next year marks the 100th anniversary of Disney and you can bet your bottom dollar that the “House of Mouse” is gearing up for major festivities. To that end, Marvel has unveiled a year long Disney100 variant program that will reimagine Mickey Mouse and the other classic Disney characters through the Marvel lens.
Check out the press release and the first three Disney100 variant covers below stay tuned for more to be revealed in the months ahead!
Across The Walt Disney Company next year, Disney 100 Years of Wonder will honor and showcase the rich legacy of storytelling and immersive experiences that have been a hallmark of Disney since its founding on October 16, 1923. Disney’s 100th anniversary will be celebrated around the globe, and Marvel Comics will be marking the occasion with a special monthly DISNEY100 VARIANT COVER PROGRAM featuring Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and more.
The variant program in honor of Disney100 will celebrate Marvel’s past, present, and future through the classic “What If” lens with a fantastic reimagining of Marvel’s most classic comic book covers. These first-of-its-kind art pieces will see Disney’s iconic characters immersed in the magic of Marvel storytelling as they pay homage to legendary moments in the Marvel Comics mythos, including Captain America assembling Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in Avengers #4, as well as the groundbreaking debut issues of Fantastic Four and Incredible Hulk.
With 12 covers in total, fans can look forward to a new Disney100 variant cover (also available in Black and White versions) hitting stands each month of 2023 at local comic book shops. The variant covers will be found on select upcoming issues of Amazing Spider-Man starting with AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17 on January 11.
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17 DISNEY100 VARIANT COVER by LORENZO PASTROVICCHIO with Colors by VALERIA DE SANCTIS (ARANCIA STUDIOS)
On Sale 1/11/23
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #19 DISNEY100 VARIANT COVER by GIADA PERISSINOTTO with Colors by CHIARA DI FRANCIA (ARANCIA STUDIOS)
On Sale 2/8/23
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #21 DISNEY100 VARIANT COVER by VITALE MANGIATORDI with Colors by VALERIA DE SANCTIS (ARANCIA STUDIOS)
On Sale 3/8/23