Aspen and Marvel are teaming up for a new Michael Turner set of covers for Weapon X #1. Michael Turner drew the cover in 1997 as part of a planned collaboration between him and Jeph Loeb. Peter Steigerwald has colored three variants of the cover, which will be limited release. According to Aspen’s press release “Michael Turner Weapon X #1 will be limited to 3,000 copies, the Weapon X #1 Cover B will be limited to 2,000 copies and only available in the Weapon X #1 set of covers A and B, and an ultra-rare Weapon X #1 Old Man Logan Edition Cover C limited to 1,000 copies only available in the three cover set.” The covers will be available for pre-order from www.AspenStore.com at 9:00 AM PST/12:00 PM EST. The Cover A copy is priced at $14.99, the two-cover A & B package is $29.99, and the three-cover set is $59.99.
Weapon X #1 will come out on April 12, 2017. Gregory Pak is writing and Greg Land is the artist. Scroll down to see the covers and to read a synopsis of the Weapon X series.
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Synopsis for Weapon X #1
Decades ago, the Weapon X program produced the deadliest mutant killers on the planet. Now, with more research, more funding and more Adamantium at its disposal, the Weapon X program is creating new killers for old targets: Old Man Logan. Sabretooth. Lady Deathstrike. Weapon X isn’t just experimenting on mutants anymore…it’s eradicating them. All of them.
Plus: Deadlier and more shadowy than ever, you won’t believe who’s taken the job as Director of Weapon X! Reuniting X-Men: Phoenix — Endsong creative team GREG PAK (World War Hulk) and GREG LAND (Uncanny X-Men)!