X of Swords is underway, altering the X-Males’s world immensely, and Marvel revealed one of many largest adjustments right this moment: the return of S.W.O.R.D., coming in December from Al Ewing and Valerio Schiti.
SOME SPOILERS FOR X OF SWORDS: CREATION #1 AND EMPYRE AFTERMATH: AVENGERS FOLLOW
S.W.O.R.D. spins out of Marvel’s two most up-to-date huge occasions: Empyre, which established Hulkling as regent of a united Kree/Skrull empire after a struggle on Earth with the plant race Cotati; and X of Swords, which is just simply underway as of this announcement. Abigail Model, the previous head of the Sentient World Remark & Response Directorate and most not too long ago the #2 of its alternative, Alpha Flight, behind Carol Danvers, joins this new staff after resigning from Alpha Flight due to Carol’s mishandling of the Cotati invasion. They usually look to be returning to The Peak, S.W.O.R.D.’s conventional base of operations, after Cyclops, Marvel Woman and Cable restarted it within the closing pages of X of Swords: Creation #1.
“It’s an absolute blast to be working with the X-team, and to convey Marvel’s merry mutants into the brand new Age of Area – and introduce house to the brand new age of Krakoa!” Ewing mentioned. “And it’s not simply X-readers and house explorers who get what they need—followers of my extra cosmic Marvel work may have lots to digest as properly, as mutantkind thinks even greater and takes it even additional, into realms I’m virtually shocked they let me get away with. After conquering demise, what’s subsequent – and can we survive the expertise?”