Marvel sent the cover images for Secret Invasion #1, that let’s us all in on a Skrull invasion. Wait…what? Skrulls invading the Marvel universe, replacing characters we have grown to know and love? Why am I the last to know about all of this?
In all seriousness, Secret Invasion is here, and Marvel promises it will “change the Marvel Universe Forever!” Okay, okay, you can stop giggling now, and check out the cover images.
SECRET INVASION #1 (of 8) (FEB082240)
SECRET INVASION #1 (of 8) MCNIVEN VARIANT (FEB082241)
SECRET INVASION #1 (of 8) YU VARIANT (DEC078206)
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Penciled by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Cover by GABRIELE DELLâ€™OTTO
Variant cover by STEVE MCNIVEN
The shape-shifting Skrulls have infiltrated Earth, replacing those we most trust and count on for our protectionâ€”but just what is their endgame? From the superstar creative team of Eisner-winner Brian Bendis (New Avengers, Mighty Avengers) and acclaimed artist Leinil Francis Yu (New Avengers) comes the double-sized Secret Invasion #1 (of 8), beginning the blockbuster action-pack thrill ride that changes the Marvel Universe so dramatically that we canâ€™t show you any of the interior art! Yup, every page is filled with the shocking changes and revelations youâ€™ve been waiting for! Wrapped up in a stunning cover by Gabrielle Dellâ€™Otto, along with variants by Civil War artist Steve McNiven and Yu himself, this is the comic you canâ€™t afford to miss!
You really should note the first issue in this eight issue series will have a cover price of $3.99. Yup, still 399 cents!