UPDATED: Marvel Releases A HUGE Press Release on Their Upcoming ‘X-Men’ Vampire Arc, Including An Inside Look!

(Updated With 5 New Preview Pages) This is either cool or overkill on Marvel’s part. Today the publisher released a plethora of information on their highly tauted “X-MEN #1″ which will be dropping this July and kick-off what is better known as the “X-MEN VAMPIRE THINGY”. (What else do you want us to call it?) Inside you can get a first look at 7 pages from the book and all the info on the 4 different cover that will be shipped with the issue. Read on for then skinny.

Official Press Release

Marvel is proud to present your first look at X-Men #1 from the red-hot creative team of Victor Gischler and Paco Medina. In the first X-Men #1 in almost 20 years, Marvel’s mighty mutants enter the Heroic Age to face a deadly new threat in a battle that will drastically alter the ENTIRE Marvel Universe! With new faces being brought into the fold and an all-star new creative team, fans cannot miss the “Curse of the Mutants” in the all-new X-Men #1!

X-MEN #1 (MAY100628)
X-MEN #1 ROMITA JR VARIANT (MAY100630)
X-MEN #1 MEDINA VARIANT (MAY100632)
X-MEN #1 DJURDJEVIC VARIANT (MAY100633)
X-MEN #1 BLANK VARIANT (MAY100629)
Written by VICTOR GISCHLER
Penciled by PACO MEDINA
Cover by ADI GRANOV
Variant Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Variant Cover by PACO MEDINA
Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC








“X-MEN” #1 Drops July 8th From Marvel Comics! (MSRP-$3.99)