Mahmud Asrar has stepped in as the new artist of March 11's X-Men #8, replacing the originally-solicited R.B. Silva.
Marvel didn't give a reason for this change.
Asrar is currently the Excalibur cover artist, and recently finished a run as interior artist of Conan the Barbarian. This will be his fifth stint as an X-Men artist, previously drawing Ultimate Comics: X-Men, Wolverine & The X-Men, X-Men: Red, and Uncanny X-Men.
Here is the updated solicitation:
JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • MAHMUD ASRAR (A)
Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
GOD LOVES MAN KILLS VARIANT COVER BY MARCOS MARTIN
GET READY TO RUN!
The New Mutants are back from space, and they’ve brought intergalactic trouble with them! The Brood! The Shi’ar! The Starjammers! The Imperial Guard!
32 PGS. )/Rated T+ …$3.99