April sees the release of Secret Empire #0 (certain spoilers here). But Marvel is holding back the celebrations until May 3rd for the release of Secret Empire #1 by Nick Spencer and Steve McNiven, which sees Avengers, X-Men, Defenders, Champions, Guardians, Inhumans fighting together against Captain America and Hydra.
Marvel Comics will be running promotional “party” events at comic book stores.
But no free giveaway Hydra armbands sadly. But there will be posters, postcards, Hydra pins,comic book backing boards and cake topper designs.
Tio qualify, retailers must order 175% of their orders for Civil War II #8. Participating retailers will receive
Secret Empire Invitational Postcards
Secret Empire Lenticular Backing Board (Bundles of 25)
Secret Empire Pins (Bundles of 25)
Secret Empire #1 Nauck Where’s Hydra? Sketch Variant
Deep Ordering Discounts
Downloadable Cake Toppers
They can also then order the Secret Empire #1 Where’s Hydra party variant cover by Todd Nauck. The Skottie Young cover will be for those who order 20% of their Civil War II #8 numbers…