Yesterday we got a look at Marvel’s new “Thor” title, which we were rather enthusiastic about. Now we get our first look at the new “Deadpool” book, as Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan — two incredibly funny guys — take the mantle from Daniel Way while Tony Moore, the fantastic artist behind books like “Fear Agent”, illustrates up a storm.
And when we say “illustrates up a storm,” we really mean it. With collaborator Val Staples bringing it to life with bloody color, the end result looks a little bit like this:
Damn, it’s great to see Moore doing interiors again. Things bode quite well for the new “Deadpool” group.Continued below
For the full press release from Marvel, please see below.
Marvel Press Release
Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Deadpool #1, kicking off the all-new ongoing series from the blockbuster creative team of writers & comedians Brian Posehn (The Sara Silverman Program), Gerry Duggan (Attack of the Show!, Infinite Horizon) and superstar artist Tony Moore (The Walking Dead)! Washington, D.C. is in turmoil when dead former U.S. Presidents — from George Washington to Gerald Ford — are resurrected and the heroes of the Marvel Universe can’t be the ones to stop them! There’s only one other person that has the reputation, skills, and plausible deniability to handle these com-monsters in chief…NOW! is the time for Deadpool! In Wade We Trust!
As part of Marvel NOW!, Deadpool joins a number of titles that will take the Marvel Universe in an exciting all-new direction, as the industry’s top creators join the top Super Heroes to deliver all-new ongoing series, great for new and veteran readers alike!
Each issue of Deadpool features special augmented reality content available exclusive through the Marvel AR app — including cover recaps, behind the scenes features and more that add value to your reading experience at no additional cost.
An all-new direction! All-new threats! All-new chimichangas! This is Deadpool NOW!
This November, Brian Posehn, Gerry Duggan, & Tony Moore bring new meaning to the name “Merc with a Mouth” in Deadpool #1!
Written by BRIAN POSEHN & GERRY DUGGAN
Art by TONY MOORE
Cover by GEOF DARROW
FOC — 10/15/2012, On Sale — 11/07/2012