X-MEN #4 - #6 Pushed Back on MARVEL's Schedule

Marvel Comics January 2020 solicitations
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Marvel Comics have informed retailers that X-Men #4 - #6 have been postponed by the publisher. This comes two weeks after retailers were told that X-Men #4 will feature a different story than originally solicited.

December 18's X-Men #4 has been pushed back to January 1, leading January 1's X-Men #5 to likewise be pushed back two weeks to January 15.

Marvel has postponed January 15's X-Men #6 three weeks to a new February 5 release date.

The publisher did not inform retailers why this was occurring to this planned twice-monthly title, however the originally-solicited creators are still slotted to work on these issues.

Here is the solicitation for each issue:

X-MEN #4
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Art by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
MUTANTS ARE THE FUTURE!
The Krakoan leaders attend an economic forum to show the humans what real power looks like.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

X-MEN #5
JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • R. B. SILVA (A)
COVER BY LEINIL FRANCIS YU
ISSUE #5 – MARVELS X VARIANT COVER BY MARCOS MARTIN AUG199032
ISSUE #5 – DARK PHOENIX SAGA 40TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY KRIS ANKA AUG199031
The X-Men, the most powerful heroes on the planet, deal with an old nemesis’ surprising return…
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

X-MEN #6
JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • MATTEO BUFFAGNI (A)
COVER BY Leinil Francis Yu
ISSUE #6 – MARVELS X VARIANT COVER BY TBA
ISSUE #6 – DARK PHOENIX SAGA 40TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY MARK BROOKS
Mystique goes to extraordinary lengths to get what she wants…
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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