Published March 15, 2024

'Blood Hunt's New Bloody Homage Variant Covers Are Not for the Faint of Heart

Kicking off this May, the Red Band Editions of Jed MacKay and Pepe Larraz's 'Blood Hunt' will have special Bloody Homage Variant Covers.

BLOOD HUNT, the bloodiest event in Marvel Comics history, kicks off in May.

Each issue of the main series, written by Jed MacKay and drawn by Pepe Larraz will also be available as expanded and unexpurgated special RED BAND EDITIONS. Labeled with a Parental Advisory and polybagged to keep those weak of heart from experiencing its intensity, the RED BAND EDITIONS will contain extra pages of vampiric violence and more graphic art too explicit for the regular edition.

In addition, the RED BAND EDITIONS will have its’ own special line of variant covers. Evoking the imagery of classic horror comics, the new BLOODY HOMAGE VARIANT COVERS give readers a terrifying hint of the savagery awaits readers in Marvel’s first-ever venture into RED BAND storytelling.

BLOOD HUNT #1 Red Band Edition Bloody Homage Variant Cover by Leinil Francis Yu

Red Band Edition
Written by JED MACKAY
Art and Cover by PEPE LARRAZ
Red Band Edition Bloody Homage Variant Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
On Sale 5/1

Check out Leinil Francis Yu’s haunting depiction of Thor on the BLOODY HOMAGE VARIANT COVER for BLOOD HUNT #1 and stay tuned for more to be revealed in the weeks ahead.

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