Marvel Comics is reprinting for the first time the late prose novelist Robert Weinberg's 18-issue run on Cable from from the early 2000s. Illustrated by Michael Ryan, Esad Ribic, Tom Derenick, this Cable run was part of the "Revolution" initiative in the X-Men titles spearheaded by the return of Chris Claremont as Uncanny X-Men writer and an editorial director.
The Cable: Revolution TPB is scheduled to be released April 25, just one month ahead of Cable's live-action debut in Deadpool 2.
Here is the solicitation, which wasn't included in Marvel's previous online solicitations or in Diamond Comic Distributors' Previews catalog:
CABLE: REVOLUTION TPB
Written by ROBERT WEINBERG
Penciled by MICHAEL RYAN, ESAD RIBIC & TOM DERENICK
Cover by MICHAEL RYAN
Revolution rocks Cable’s world! When three witches appear with dire warnings, Cable must unravel the riddle of two warring alternate futures — Harmony and the Ranshi Empire — and discover his critical role in their creation! And when a sadistic body-hopping killer strikes, Cable must battle Domino and Irene Merryweather! Can he defeat his true foe without killing his friends? Cable’s sister, Rachel Summers, resurfaces in the timestream, but a rescue effort may cost him dearly — and leave Cable unable to face the vast and manipulative Dark Sisterhood! Plus: When the Brotherhood strikes, a tragic death forces Nathan to reflect on what Xavier’s dream truly means to him, and to question his place in the X-Men. Novelist Robert Weinberg’s run is collected in full! Collecting CABLE (1993) #79-96.
440 PGS./Rated T+ …$39.99
On Sale: 4/25/2018
Diamond Code: DEC178177