Comics
Published October 21, 2020

A New Valkyrie Rides into Battle Against Knull

Phil Noto’s 'King in Black: Return of the Valkyries' #1 cover reveals a brand-new Valkyrie!

Last week, KING IN BLACK: RETURN OF THE VALKYRIES was announced. Written by Jason Aaron and Torunn Grønbekk with art by Nina Vakyeva, this highly-anticipated series will see Jane Foster reuniting the Valkyries to defend Midgard from Knull. Jane Foster will be joined by former Valkyrie Dani Moonstar, Asgardian warrior Hildegrande, and a new Valkyrie designed by artist Mattia De Iulis. Fans can see this mysterious new character in all her glory on Phil Noto’s gorgeous variant cover for the debut issue.

Return of the Valkyries Phil Noto variant
KING IN BLACK: RETURN OF THE VALKYRIES (2021) #1 Variant Cover by Phil Noto

“When [editor] Wil Moss asked me to create a new design for a Valkyrie, I didn't believe him!” De Iulis said. “I'm so excited about this because it is my first experience in this field and I'm really honored to work on this amazing and powerful character!”

New Valkyrie chaacter design
Character design by Mattia De Iulis

Emerging just as Knull’s takeover begins, this new Valkyrie’s past holds dark secrets that will change everything you thought you knew about this group of Asgardians and reveal what their future in the Marvel Universe holds.

Be there when this all-new Marvel hero joins the fight against Knull this January in KING IN BLACK: RETURN OF THE VALKYRIES #1!

Related

Culture & Lifestyle

Earn Points for Marvel Insider This Week with an Abundance of Marvel Comics for Thanksgiving

Join Marvel Insider today to earn points and redeem for exclusive rewards available from November 25!

Comics

Who Is Knull?

Ahead of ‘King In Black,’ grab the entire history of the God of Symbiotes on Marvel Unlimited.

Comics

Prepare for 'King In Black' with These Free Comics

Read the first issues of ‘Venom' by Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman, and the opening chapter to ‘Absolute Carnage.’

Comics

Unlikely Allies Iron Man and Doctor Doom Join Forces to Save the Holidays from Knull

It's a holly, jolly 'King in Black' one-shot to get everyone in the holiday spirit!