Marvel Comics has promised the "announcement to END all announcements" at their live Secret Wars Kick-Off press event at New York City's Midtown Comics. Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso and Senior Vice President of Publishing and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort will be on hand to make an announcement that will be livestreamed below. And for you video-challenged readers we'll also be live-blogging the event right below that.
Following the intital announcement, there will be a Q&A with the press that will not be livestreamed by video, and we'll live-blog that as well, so stick with us throughtout the entire event.
Update: The event is over. You can replay the video as it happened below, reread our live blog account of it, or head over here for the details in summary.