As we reported Thursday, Marvel is launching a new series called Infamous Iron Man with Doctor Doom in the title role.
International Iron Man and its creators Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev will segue to work on the new "Marvel NOW!" series, which is scheduled to debut in the fall, according to CBR. This would be Doom's second ongoing series after Doom 2099.
This comes just days after the news that Tony Stark would be stepping down as Iron Man in favor of 15-year-old M.I.T. protege Riri Williams in a relaunched Invincible Iron Man. It's not known where Tony Stark fits into things after Civil War II when these two series begin (although we have one idea), but in the solicitation to Infamous Iron Man #1 below it says that "Where Tony Stark failed, Doom will succeed.
INFAMOUS IRON MAN #1
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • ALEX MALEEV (A/C)
There is a new Iron Man in town and his name is VICTOR VON DOOM. The greatest villain of the Marvel Universe will try something new. Where Tony Stark failed, Doom will succeed. What is Doom's Master Plan?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99