Marvel Comics has revealed variant covers featuring Howard the Duck, which pays tribute to the character. It coincides with Marvel Masterworks: Howard the Duck Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 (out in January).
Note Howard nabbing the Infinity Gauntlet to battling alongside Mary Jane and Black Cat.
The covers are by Ron Lim, Carlos Gomez, David Talaski, and Cory Smith. Check them out below!
For more on this news, read the official press release below.
New York, NY— December 16, 2022 —Next year marks 50 years of one of the strangest and most endearing characters in all of comics—HOWARD THE DUCK! Marvel Comics will pay tribute to the iconic fowl with a year-long series of variant covers featuring the lovable loner teaming up across the Marvel Universe. From nabbing the Infinity Gauntlet to battling alongside Mary Jane and Black Cat, these delightful pieces showcase Howard the Duck’s one-of-a-kind style, and fans can find them gracing the covers of Marvel’s hottest titles starting in February!
Can’t get enough Howard? Readers can also celebrate Howard’s milestone by picking up MARVEL MASTERWORKS: HOWARD THE DUCK VOL. 1 and the upcoming MARVEL MASTERWORKS: HOWARD THE DUCK VOL. 2. Enjoy Steve Gerber and his artistic cohorts Val Mayerik, Frank Brunner and Gene Colan’s satirical Howard masterpieces, including his first appearance and his greatest adventures, all restored in Masterworks glory!
Check out the first four HOWARD THE DUCK VARIANT COVERS now and stay tuned for more reveals! For more information, visit Marvel.com.
On Sale 2/15
AVENGERS FOREVER #14 HOWARD THE DUCK PLANET OF THE APES VARIANT COVER by DAVID TALASKI – 75960620192101431
MARY JANE & BLACK CAT #3 HOWARD THE DUCK VARIANT COVER by CARLOS GOMEZ – 75960620450200311
On Sale 3/1
COSMIC GHOST RIDER #1 HOWARD THE DUCK VARIANT COVER by CORY SMITH – 75960620451900151
On Sale 4/19
WARLOCK: REBIRTH #1 HOWARD THE DUCK VARIANT COVER by RON LIM
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