Today, Marvel Comics released a number of teaser images, but one of those images in particular stood out. Below is the cover to Marvel’s Free Comic Book Day 2013 offering “Infinity” which based on the press release below would indicate that “Infinity” will be the publisher’s event book of 2013.
Official Press Release:
The biggest super heroes in comics today – the Avengers, X-Men, Guardians of the Galaxy, Fantastic Four, Inhumans, Superior Spider-Man & more!
The most dangerous threat in the Marvel Universe – Thanos!
The grandest Marvel Comics event of all time – INFINITY!
This May for Free Comic Book Day, prepare yourselves for the greatest battle for survival ever waged in the Marvel Universe as Marvel marches towards Infinity! In this all-new story by the blockbuster creative team of Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung, witness the opening shots of the war that will be heard around the galaxy. Plus, get a sneak peek behind a major Marvel release that hasn’t been announced yet and relive Thanos’ first solo story.
With the entire Marvel Universe on the brink of intergalactic war, no fan can miss this year’s Free Comic Book Day!
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2013: INFINITY
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Pencils & Cover by JIM CHUENG
ON SALE – MAY 4th, 2013
Offering the first issue of Marvel’s next event book is a great idea by the publisher’s marketing staff. Don’t forget to swing by your local comic book store on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!