As Jonathan Hickman’s relaunch of the X-Men draws ever closer, Marvel has revealed six new character design sheets by artist R.B. Silva for new mutants debuting in July’s Powers of X #1. We’ve seen some of these characters in preview art, but this redacted art makes clear that these are all new characters making their first appearances in that issue. Check out the characters below, and post your reactions and speculation in the comments. Powers of X #1 hits stores on July 31st and will run bi-weekly for six issues, alterneting weeks with Hickman and Pepe Larraz’s House of X.
Powers of X #1
(W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) R. B. Silva
FEAR THE FUTURE! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (INFINTY, NEW AVENGERS, FF) continues his revolutionary new direction for the X-Men. Intertwining with HOUSE OF X, POWERS OF X reveals the secret past, present and future of mutantkind, changing the way you look at every X-Men story before and after. You do not want to miss the next seminal moment in the history of the X-Men!
In Shops: Jul 31, 2019
Final Orders Due: Jul 08, 2019
Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman is crafting these two stories, which will be the foundation for all X-Men tales over the next several years and return the X-Men to their rightful, prominent position in the Marvel Universe.
In anticipation of the biggest mutant moment in recent memory, Jonathan and POWERS OF X artist R.B. Silva have shared six new character designs for the new series—complete with handwritten notes by X-editor Jordan D. White. Who are they? Whose side are they on? We’ll begin to find out in just one month.