Marvel Comics has revealed a new Michael Cho drawn cover for Shang-Chi #1 which foreshadows a brawl between the title character and Spider-Man. Written by Gene Luen Yang with art by Dike Ruan, the new series continues on their story first setup in Shang-Chi Vol. 1: Brothers & Sisters.
Set for release May 19th, the final order cutoff is April 26th for comic book shops.
Check out the cover below.
Along with the cover, Marvel sent over a banner to get y’all hyped.
For more on this news, read the official press release below.
New York, NY— April 22, 2021 — On May 19th, award-winning writer Gene Luen Yang and rising star artist Dike Ruan continue their bold transformation of the Shang-Chi mythos in a brand-new ongoing series. To celebrate this exciting new chapter, SHANG-CHI #1-6 will have a collection of spectacular variant covers by renowned artist Michael Cho that foreshadow the epic brawls that await readers in each issue!
After the events of his last series, Shang-Chi has finally taken his place as the leader of the Five Weapons Society. But using an evil secret organization as a force for good won’t be easy, and it’s about to get a lot harder when Marvel’s biggest heroes start to question his motives! Each issue of the action-packed first arc will pit Shang-Chi against a different Marvel hero including Spider-Man, Captain America, and Wolverine. In addition, the series will introduce new villains with sinister goals for Shang-Chi and his newfound family of warriors. The new series is perfect for longtime fans of the character and newcomers eager to learn more about Marvel’s greatest fighter! For more information, including a first look at SHANG-CHI #1, visit Marvel.com.
Retailers, don’t forget to order your copies by Monday, April 26th!
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