Marvel Comics are launching new Daughters of the Dragon, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist titles as part of its Marvel Digital Originals line. First reported by IGN, these three Defenders-related titles will join the new Jessica Jones series that was surprise-launched on Wednesday.
Each MDO title will be double-sized digital issues released monthly, with a scheduled pause after every three issues.
No release dates were announced for these three titles. Marvel plans for these titles to be available on both comiXology and Marvel Unlimited, with a print edition following each arc's digital release.
Here is the solicitation for all three titles' debut issues:
LUKE CAGE #1
Written by Anthony Del Col
Art by Jahnoy Lindsay
Cover art by Declan Shalvey
With Harlem in the grips of an unprecedented heat wave, the people look to their hero—the unbreakable man, Luke Cage! But the heat wave turns out to be the least of Harlem’s worries. Someone has their sights set on the city’s 1%, and the rich and powerful are dropping dead from mysterious illnesses. It’s up to Luke Cage to stop the killer—but he’s just received a grim diagnosis of his own…
IRON FIST: PHANTOM LIMB #1
Written by Clay McLeod Chapman
Art by Guillermo Sanna
Cover art by Khoi Pham
CONTAINS THE FIRST TWO CHAPTERS OF A BRAND NEW, DIGITAL-FIRST, IN-CONTINUITY SERIES!
A darkness is spreading through New York – something evil that preys on those who believe in the supernatural and the occult. And when palm readers and fortune tellers start turning up dead, the situation catches the attention of Danny Rand, AKA THE IRON FIST! But this might be one paranormal problem too great for even Danny to take on alone…
DAUGHTERS OF THE DRAGON #1
Written by Jed MacKay
Art by Travel Foreman
Cover art by Andrew Robinson
A DOUBLE-SIZED Marvel Digital Original you don't want to miss! MISTY KNIGHT and COLLEEN WING have stolen the shows on Marvel’s LUKE CAGE, IRON FIST and DEFENDERS on Netflix and now they have their own MDO series! This duo has been fighting crime as the Daughters of the Dragon for years but with Misty’s new job with the FBI, does this mean the two are splitzies? NOT ON YOUR LIFE! A crazy adventure that Colleen initiates puts comics’ two greatest ass-kickers on a collision course with a weird and scary side of the Marvel Universe that will have you on the edge of your seat.