Marvel Comics has released a new interview with the upcoming Iron Man writer Christopher Cantwell who details what his approach will be with Iron Man. Out in September the series is going back to #1 and will feature artist Cafu. In the clip below he also discusses working with series artist Cafu and cover artist Alex Ross.
Cantwell also gives us tidbits about the series like that it will drop Iron Man into a new city and also use villain hardcore fans will notice if they’ve been digging through their long boxes.
Iron Man #1 drops into comic shops and digitally September 16, 2020.
New York, NY— August 13, 2020 — Tony Stark reignites his engine next month, when Eisner-nominated writer Christopher Cantwell (Doctor Doom) ushers in a new age for the armored Avenger in IRON MAN #1. Joined by top artists CAFU and Frank D’Armata, Cantwell promises to take Tony Stark back to basics, putting aside his high-tech toys and high-profile image so he can get his hands dirty as a Super Hero again. Suited up in brand-new armor designed by the legendary Alex Ross, Tony will struggle to keep his Stark-sized ego in check when a deadly threat emerges from his past. Zoom over to Marvel.com to watch an exclusive video interview with writer Christopher Cantwell, packed with never-before-seen interior artwork from the debut issue!
“He’s a man who thinks he’s a god and a god who wants to be a man. That to me boils down the conflict of the character. Tony’s ego has always been a major problem for him in his life,” Cantwell told Marvel.com Host Angélique Roché. “The book really starts with Tony taking a look at himself: ‘Who am I really? Who is Iron Man? I want to be a hero again, what does that mean?’”
Discover the inner workings of Tony Stark as he soars into the future when IRON MAN #1 goes on sale September 16th!