Tomorrow’s Powers Of X #3 Has a Secret Cover Variant… Will You Get One? (UPDATE)

This is the solicited cover to Powers Of X #3, published by Marvel Comics tomorrow, up against Superman: Year One #2 and Batman #77 for the bestselling book of the week. But here’s something that might give it a little nudge…

The comic will be getting a secret variant cover, which has just been spotted by an eagle-eyed comic book retailer.

This is the standard cover.

And this is the variant cover. Solicited as the regular cover.

Tomorrow's Powers Of X #2 Has a Secret Cover Variant

 

With Illyana Rasputin and Nightcrawler being replaced by chimera mutants of a hundred years hence, Rasputin and Cardinal. How does this refer to the comic book itself? Haven’t a clue. Maybe we will tomorrow. And no, I don’t know the ration of standard cover to secret variant cover but these are usually around one in ten…

POWERS OF X #3 (OF 6)
(W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) R. B. Silva
As Xavier sows the seeds of the past, the X-Men’s future blossoms into trouble for all mutantdom. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY, FF) continues reshaping the X-Men’s past, present and future with breakout artist R.B. Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN)!
Rated T+In Shops: Aug 21, 2019
SRP: $4.99

ERRATA: Originally this piece had the artwork the wrong way round.

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