With Marvel’s MARVEL #1000 set to be released tomorrow, they released a trailer today for the issue that features Editor in-Chief C.B. Cebulski, Executive Editor Tom Brevoort, and writer Al Ewing all discussing the upcoming issue.
The issue will feature work from a lot of terrific creators including Al Ewing (who will be the main writer for the issue), Neil Gaiman, Rob Liefeld, George Pérez, Roy Thomas, Peter David, Gerry Conway, Adam Kubert, Saladin Ahmed, Gail Simone, Chip Zdarsky, and Kris Anka, and many, many more. In addition filmmakers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, Taboo of the Black Eyed Peas, and basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will all be featured as part of the issue that will showcase Alex Ross‘ art on the cover.
As thought the list of writers wasn’t enough, the artists who will contribute to the issue is just as good. The long list includes Steve Rude, Adam Kubert,
Mike Deodato Jr., George Perez, Jen Bartel, and many more!
Full press release is below.
CELEBRATE A MARVEL MILESTONE WITH THE MARVEL COMICS #1000 TRAILER!
New York, NY— August 27, 2019 — Marvel Comics’ 80th anniversary celebration continues! After months of Mighty Marvel Merriment, the culmination arrives in the form of Marvel Comics #1000. Learn all about this unprecedented issue in a new trailer featuring Editor in-Chief C.B. Cebulski, Executive Editor Tom Brevoort, and writer Al Ewing!
A plethora of comics’ best and brightest – as well as luminaries from across pop culture – come together in this monumental collaboration! Witness the evolution of the Marvel Universe as you turn each page, each corresponding to a year in Marvel’s publishing. Plus, throughout the issue Al Ewing weaves an interconnected story, leading to the debut of an all-new hero!
“I don’t think it’s a huge spoiler to say that the very first page in the book is a Human Torch story. But we go from there into some very strange places, some characters that Marvelites might have forgotten about,” teases Ewing.
“All I can tell you is you cannot miss this book. It is the ultimate celebration of Marvel Comics,” says Cebulski.
For 80 years, Marvel has reflected the world outside your window – inspiring millions of fans with iconic characters and timeless stories that brought the Marvel Universe to the forefront of pop culture today. Celebrate Marvel’s historic 80th anniversary all year long with your favorite Marvel comics, games, shows, collectibles, fashion, and more. Visit marvel.com/marvel80 or follow #Marvel80.