Preview of X-O MANOWAR #48 Heralds “LONG LIVE THE KING” by Robert Venditti and Valiant Entertainment
As the countdown to X-O MANOWAR’s landmark issue #50 finale continues, our world’s greatest hero must join forces with his own bitterest foe to prevent armageddon!
In issue #48 the cataclysmic continuation of the year’s seismic storyline, “LONG LIVE THE KING,” by New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti (Hal Jordan and The Green Lantern Corps) and acclaimed artists Joe Bennett (52) andRoberto de la Torre (Daredevil)! On July 27th, Aric of Dacia – the unstoppable X-O Manowar – faces his darkest days as the ancient alien race known as the Torment incite a reign of terror upon all of humanity! With annihilation nigh, X-O Manowar must charge into his greatest battle yet – one that will change his future…and the fate of the entire Valiant Universe…forever!
They’re here! The Torment – a world-devouring race older than history itself— has arrived on Earth. And now, all that stands between our existence and complete extermination is Aric of Dacia, heir to the Visigoth throne and wielder of the X-O Manowar armor! But as the Torment unleash a wrath unlike anything the galaxy has seen, even Earth’s most powerful protector will find himself hopelessly outmatched. With humanity standing on the brink of extinction, X-O Manowar must turn to his greatest adversary for help…the cunning, but savage Commander Trill!
On July 27th, history will be made across the cosmos when Robert Venditti, Joe Bennett, andRoberto de la Torre bring Valiant’s landmark series one step closer to the ultimate reckoning! With only two issues to go until the milestone issue #50 finale, don’t miss a single game-changing moment here inX-O MANOWAR #48 – featuring covers by Kano (Swamp Thing), Phil Jimenez (DC Universe: Rebirth),Khoi Pham (NINJAK), Diego Latorre (Dante’s Inferno), Thony Silas (Justice League: Gods & Monsters), and Sergio Davila (Injustice: Gods Among Us) – as “LONG LIVE THE KING” marches onward!
X-O MANOWAR #48 (“LONG LIVE THE KING” – PART 2) is Written by ROBERT VENDITTI with Art by JOE BENNETT and ROBERTO DE LA TORRE. Covers by KANO, PHIL JIMENEZ, KHOI PHAM with Variant Covers by DIEGO LATORRE , THONY SILAS and SERGIO DAVILA and will be On The Shelf July 27th for $3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ |
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