Marvel Comics is encouraging comic book store retailers to hold launch parties for the upcoming Spider-Man #1 by writers J.J. Abrams & Henry Abrams with artist Sara Pichelli. The book is scheduled to debut September 18.
"Gather and celebrate the launch of Spider-Man #1 (of 5) (JUL190833) on September 18th 2019!" reads the publisher's note to retailers. " Spider-Man #1 (of 5) Launch Party has many exclusive offerings, including limited edition variant covers and promotional items."
No other details about the initiative have been released.
Here is the solicitation for the first issue:
SPIDER-MAN #1 (of 5)
J.J. ABRAMS & HENRY ABRAMS (W) • SARA PICHELLI (A)
Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL
VARIANT COVER BY SARA PICHELLI
VARIANT COVER BY CHIP KIDD
VARIANT COVER BY ED MCGUINNESS
VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY OLIVIER COIPEL
PREMIERE VARIANT COVER BY OLIVIER COIPEL
PARTY VARIANT COVER BY TBA
VARIANT COVER BY JASON POLAN
VARIANT COVER BY TBA
WHO IS CADAVEROUS?!
The most shocking and incredible comic of 2019 is here as J.J. ABRAMS (STAR WARS, STAR TREK, SUPER 8) and his son HENRY ABRAMS are joined by superstar artist SARA PICHELLI (MILES MORALES, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) team up for SPIDER-MAN! What do they have planned for Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson?! Who is Cadaverous?! The Modern Master of Mystery Makes His Marvel this September!
40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99