Marvel Comics is exploring Gwen Stacy’s past in a new series by Christos Gage and Todd Nauck and it appears it’s going to get “strange” in May 2020. In a new teaser image, Marvel has revealed Jean Grey is going to come to the aid of Stacy. The art comes from Miguel Mercado from the cover of Gwen Stacy #4.
In the press release (read the full release below) we learn the original X-Men will be coming to her aid when she’s attacked by Kingpin and the Green Goblin. Even though Gwen has no powers it appears she’s getting sucked into the merry Marvel mutant drama. Readers should note this is a prequel series and that would explain the classic Jean Grey costume.
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New York, NY— February 5, 2020 — Before she met Spidey, Gwen Stacy’s no-quit attitude and nose for trouble was already landing her in dangerous situations. See what happens when she runs afoul of villains like Crime Master, Kingpin, and even the Green Goblin. If it sounds like Gwen bit off more than she can chew, don’t worry— she’ll he’ll have super hero help in May’s GWEN STACY #4 when she teams up with the Silver Age’s strangest teens, the original X-Men!
The amazing adventures of Gwen Stacy kick off next week when Christos Gage and Todd Nauck’s GWEN STACY #1 hits stands! In her first ever-series, readers will learn the never-before told origin of one of Marvel’s most beloved characters. For more information on the series, including an interview with writer Christos Gage, visit Marvel.com!
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