Red Wolf, a character created a few decades ago is becoming the next star of the Marvel Universe. The new ongoing series starring the character is set in the 1872 version of Marvel continuity previously seen during the 1872 Secret Wars miniseries. The character first appeared in Avengers #80 in 1970 crafted by Roy Thomas and John Buscema. Nathan Edmondson is writing the title with art from Dalibor Talajic and cover artist Jeffrey Veregge adding input to the art direction of the series as well. In the previous story, Red Wolf overthrow the Kingpin with some help from an old west version of Steve Rogers. Red Wolf #1 is available in print and digital this December — in the meantime we’ve got the advanced preview of the series featuring incredible artwork from Talajic:

The Marvel Universe’s American Southwest has a hero to call its own! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look inside RED WOLF #1 – the brand new ongoing series from writer Nathan Edmondson (Black Widow), artist Dalibor Talajic (Master of Kung Fu) and cover artist/series consultant Jeffrey Veregge! The frontier boomtown of Timely has more than its share of scoundrels, and it’ll take a hero to keep them in line. A hero named Red Wolf – the Cheyenne who crossed the desert and stood up to Mayor Wilson Fisk and stood shoulder-to-shoulder with the fallen Sheriff Steve Rogers. But that’s all in the past. Following the events of Secret Wars, he’ll find his boots firmly transplanted into the Marvel Universe. In a world chock full of super powered heroes—and villains – Red Wolf is going to need all his wits and both his fists to serve and protect.

This December, the tale of how Red Wolf won the West begins in 1872, but his journey will take him farther than you ever thought possible. Don’t miss the bombastic debut when RED WOLF #1 comes to comic shops and digital devices!

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