Sneak PREVIEWS: Marvel Comics Teases X of Swords on the May/June PREVIEWS
May 22, 2020
The May/June edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops and digitally on Wednesday, May 27th after a brief hiatus and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning August 2020.
You can get a look at the catalog now on the PREVIEWSworld website by checking out the site's sections that spotlight the Gems of the Month as well as the full catalog sections for Comics; Graphic Novels; Books; Magazines; Trading Cards; Apparel; Toys, Statues, and Models; Collectibles; and Games.
X-Men: X of Swords:
Coming this fall!
Seven Secrets #1
ON OUR FRONT COVER: The first crossover of the Jonathan Hickman X-Men era is unleashed this fall in Hickman, Tini Howard, and Pepe Larraz's X-Men: X of Swords: Creation #1 from Marvel Comics.
ON OUR BACK COVER: A secretive order protects the secrets that could destroy the world in Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo's Seven Secrets #1 from BOOM! Studios.
ON OUR CATALOG SPINE AND ORDER FORM COVER: Fan-favorite Star Wars: Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels character Ahsoka Tano comes to life with Diamond Select Toys' Star Wars Premier Collection: Ahsoka Tano 1/7-Scale Statue (JUN201787).
Gems of the Month: May/June's PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include:
· BOOM! Studios' Seven Secrets #1
· Dark Horse Comics' Daddy Daughter Day HC and Rick and Morty Character Guide HC
· DC Entertainment's Batman: Three Jokers #1 and Swamp Thing: Twin Branches HC
· Dynamite Entertainment's Mars Attacks Red Sonja #1
· IDW Publishing's Locke & Key: …In Pale Battalions Go… One-Shot and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1
· Image Comics' Big Girls #1 and Lost Soldiers #1
· Marvel Comics' Fantastic Four: Antithesis #1
OUR MONTHLY THEME: Whether you're young or old, regardless of your tastes and interests, there's no denying the appeal of a well-written, well-drawn comic book or graphic novel, and this month the Kid Friendly icon in PREVIEWS will direct you to some of the best all-ages content on the market.
Toy Talk: On the catalog's flip side, PREVIEWS talks to DC Direct creative director Jim Fletcher, about his career, his breakthrough with the Ami-Comi statue line, and his design for the Batman Who Laughs vs. Batman Statue.
Indie Edge: PREVIEWS talks with the actor Dan Fogler (The Walking Dead, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) about his career, his new line of comics from Heavy Metal, and the comics he enjoys reading.
Editor's Note: In this month's Editor's Note, PREVIEWS editor Marty Grosser talks about the COVID-19 crisis, how it affected Diamond PREVIEWS and the industry, and his friend Chris Cade, who passed away earlier this year.
Plus so much more!
All this awaits you in the May/June edition of PREVIEWS, which goes on sale on Wednesday, May 27th in print at your local comic shop or specialty store at its regular cover price of just $3.99 or digitally at PREVIEWSworld.com/digital!