Published February 28, 2023

Groot Teams Up With Heroes From All Corners of the Marvel Universe in New Stormbreakers Variant Covers

Check out April’s collection of Stormbreakers Variant Covers.

WE ARE GROOT! This spring, Groot will not only play a surprising role in a new run of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, but the sentient tree alien will also star in a brand-new solo series chronicling the quest that made him the iconic hero he is.

To celebrate Groot’s big year, Marvel’s Stormbreakers Class of 2023 have depicted him in new variant covers! See Groot in all his various shapes and sizes lend a helping branch to the X-Men, Avengers, and more in these stunning pieces that will adorn Marvel’s hottest titles throughout April. 

Each month, Marvel's Stormbreakers bring their incredible talents to your favorite comic series and characters and flex their skills with exciting themed variant cover collections. The current group of artists includes Elena CasagrandeNic KleinJan BazalduaChris AllenMartin CoccoloLucas WerneckFederico Vicentini, and C.F. Villa. Each of these artists embody the raw talent and creative potential to shatter the limits of visual storytelling in comics today! As the next evolution of the groundbreaking Marvel's Young Guns program, Marvel's Stormbreakers continues the tradition of spotlighting and elevating these powerful artists to showcase their abilities, artwork and prominence in the world of comic books.

AVENGERS: WAR ACROSS TIME #4 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Chris Allen

On Sale 4/5
AVENGERS: WAR ACROSS TIME #4 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Chris Allen
COSMIC GHOST RIDER #2 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Martin Coccolo

On Sale 4/12
CAPTAIN MARVEL #48 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Elena Casagrande
X-MEN #21 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Nic Klein

On Sale 4/26
CAPTAIN AMERICA: SYMBOL OF TRUTH #12 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by C.F. Villa
DOCTOR STRANGE #2 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Lucas Werneck
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #5 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Federico Vicentini
SINS OF SINISTER: DOMINION #1 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Jan Bazaldua

Check out the covers now and stay tuned in the coming weeks for the reveal of May’s STORMBREAKER VARIANT COVERS!

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AVENGERS: WAR ACROSS TIME #4 Stormbreakers Variant Cover by Chris Allen


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