Secret Empire #8 is expanding in page count and price according to a message to retailers by Marvel Comics. The issue, planned for release August 9, is growing from 40 pages to 48, with the price upped from $3.99 to $4.99.
In June, Marvel announced similar plans for the previously-solicited Secret Empire #6 - but while that issue was delayed one week, Secret Empire #8 currently remains on schedule for August 9.
Here is the updated solicitation.
SECRET EMPIRE #8 (of 10)
NICK SPENCER (W)
DANIEL ACUñA (A)
Cover by MARK BROOKS
Variant Cover by J. SCOTT CAMPBELL
Villain Variant Cover by DAN MORA
Hydra Hero Variant Cover by ANDREA SORRENTINO
Action Figure Variant Cover by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
Marvel vs. Capcom Variant Cover by TBA
UNITED WE STAND - against the SECRET EMPIRE!
40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99