This was the solicitation for A+X #2
KAARE ANDREWS & PETER DAVID (W)KAARE ANDREWS & MIKE DEL MUNDO (A)Cover by KAARE ANDREWSVariant Cover by ED MCGUINNESS & TBASketch Variant by ED MCGUINNESS? Spider-Man and Beast fight zombies in a story by Kaare Andrews (AVX: VERSUS)!? Iron Man, Kitty Pryde and Lockheed fight the Brood in a story by Peter David and your favorite artist!
Which is all very well, except that the Spider-Man/Beast story didn't appear. Instead we got a Chris Bachalo written/drawn Rogue and Black Widow story. And very good it was too. We also had Mike Del Mundo solo drawing David's Iron Man/Kitty Pryde strip.
The Rogue/Black Widow story was brought forward from A+X #3, originally solicited thus;
CHRIS BACHALO & JAMES ASMUS (W)CHRIS BACHALO & BILLY TAN (A)Cover by CHRIS BACHALO? Chris Bachalo writes and draws a teamup of two of the biggest Marvel movie ladies ? BLACK WIDOW AND ROGUE VS. SENTINELS!? James Asmus and Billy Tan bring together the stars of the two biggest new Marvel series ? GAMBIT AND HAWKEYE SAVE LIVES!32 PGS./Rated T ?$3.99
The Rogue/Black Widow story was replaced with the Black Panther/Storm stripand the book then looked like this;
The Black Panther/Storm strip was initially soliicted for issue 4;
A+X #4JASON AARON & JASON LATOUR (W)PASQUAL FERRY & MARK BROOKS (A)Cover by PASQUAL FERRYVariant by ED MCGUINNESSSketch Variant by ED MCGUINNESSArtist Variant by MARK BROOKS? Storm and Black Panther's first post-AVX encounter!? Your other two favorite characters fight your favorite villain.32 PGS./Rated T ...$3.99
The Marvel site has credits for this issue for
But no cover to be seen. Could the Kaare Andrews Wolverine/Spider-Man strip be returning? Even though it won't be Superior Spider-Man? Or maybe... it will be now?
- Writer: DAVID JASON LATOUR
- Letterer: Neurotic Cartoonist, Inc
- Penciler: Kaare Andrews
- Mark Brooks
- Editor: Nick Lowe
- Penciler (cover): Pasqual Ferry