Marvel Comics has informed retailers that Silver Surfer: Black #5 has been rescheduled for an October 30 release date. This final issue of the series was originally solicited for an October 16 release. Following the initial publication of this story, Ivan Brandon tweeted that Moore's artwork is complete.
"For the record Tradd Moore's Silver Surfer: Black art is done and has been handed in and this delay has nothing to do with the artist who is eating celebratory waffles in front of me RIGHT NOW," tweeted Brandon.
The first three issues of this Donny Cates and Tradd Moore series have each sold out, with Marvel going back for second printings. #4 came out September 11.
Here is the solicitation for the finale:
SILVER SURFER: BLACK #5 (of 5)
DONNY CATES (W) • TRADD MOORE (A/C)
Variant Cover by Cian Tormey
Variant Cover by RON LIM
FORESHADOW VARIANT COVER BY CIAN TORMEY
Mary Jane Variant COVER BY David Nakayama
• The final stand against Knull!
• The Surfer’s severely depleted of his Power Cosmic, will desperate lengths force him to use his secret weapon and unleash a new horror upon the galaxy?
• Trust us, you won’t want to miss this epic conclusion!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include new information about the book from Ivan Brandon.