Comics
Published October 9, 2020

Marvel Comics Showcases Black Widow on New Marvel Cinematic Universe-Inspired Covers

New MCU Variant Covers will be available at your local comic shop starting this month!

Marvel is excited to announce that select Black Widow comics will receive new Marvel Cinematic Universe variant covers featuring artwork inspired by Marvel Studios’ Black Widow! To celebrate the superspy Avenger’s upcoming solo adventure, fans can find these variants by exploring her action-packed world of espionage in BLACK WIDOW #3, the next issue in her current ongoing series by Kelly Thompson and Elena Casagrande, as well as one-shots like BLACK WIDOW: WIDOW'S STING #1 by Ralph Macchio and Simone Buonfantino and WIDOWMAKERS: RED GUARDIAN AND YELENA BELOVA #1 by Devin Grayson and Michele Bandini.

Black Widow #3 variant
BLACK WIDOW (2020) #3 Variant Cover by Jen Bartel

Drawn by some of the industry’s hottest talents, these eye-catching covers showcase characters and imagery from the highly-anticipated film. One of the most popular Black Widow artists in recent years, Eisner award-winning artist Chris Samnee returns to the character with a movie poster-style cover depicting the film’s main cast for WIDOWMAKERS: RED GUARDIAN AND YELENA BELOVA #1. On superstar artist Stefano Caselli’s BLACK WIDOW: WIDOW'S STING #1 cover, Natasha Romanoff races to her next mission. And fans will be delighted at Jen Bartel’s vibrant depiction of Scarlett Johansson’s iconic portrayal of the character in her cover for BLACK WIDOW #3!

WIDOWMAKERS: RED GUARDIAN AND YELENA BELOVA #1
WIDOWMAKERS: RED GUARDIAN AND YELENA BELOVA (2020) #1 Variant Cover by Chris Samnee

Pick up these incredible covers starting this month, and keep your eyes peeled for more Marvel Cinematic Universe variant covers coming your way soon!

BLACK WIDOW: WIDOW'S STING #1
BLACK WIDOW: WIDOW'S STING (2020) #1 Variant Cover by Stefano Caselli

Marvel Studios' Black Widow opens in theaters on May 7, 2021!

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