Marvel Comics has revealed The Thing is headed to comic book shops this November. From creators Walter Mosley and Tom Reilly, the story will span New York city to the cosmos itself.
So what’s The Thing about?
In THE THING, a lonely evening and a chance encounter (or is it?) sends Ben Grimm embarking on a sojourn that will have him confronting—and battling—figures both old and new.
Check out the cover by Tom Reilly below.
For more info on this series, read the official press release below.
New York, NY — August 19, 2021 — This fall, renowned storyteller Walter Mosley, known for his definitive and bestselling international work in mystery and crime fiction, brings his signature fiction writing style to a sweeping saga of Yancy Street’s favorite son in THE THING. The six-issue series debuts in November 2021.
Written by Mosley and with art by Tom Reilly (X-Men: Marvels Snapshots), the story will range from the urban sprawl of the alleys of Manhattan to the furthest reaches of the cosmos itself. In THE THING, a lonely evening and a chance encounter (or is it?) sends Ben Grimm embarking on a sojourn that will have him confronting—and battling—figures both old and new.
Featuring guest appearances from throughout the Marvel Universe, as well as precision artwork by Reilly, THE NEXT BIG THING will remind audiences why The Thing is one of the most popular and beloved characters in the history of comics!
Don’t miss THE THING when it hits stands this November.
THE THING #1
Written by Walter Mosley
Penciled by Tom Reilly
Cover by Tom Reilly
On sale November 2021
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