After nearly five years of it's announcement, Grant Morrison's Multiversity will finally be released this August. COMIC BOOK RESOURCES had the exclusive announcement and first image seen above. Originally announced on CBR back in 2009, the expansive story would involve many characters in many alternate Earths. The 40-page issues written by Morrison will be illustrated by the talents of; Ivan Reis and Joe Prado, Chris Sprouse and Karl Story, Ben Oliver, Frank Quitely, Cameron Stewart, and more to be announced. Check CBR's press release below:
"'The Multiversity' has been a labor of love almost eight years in the making, and brings together an unstoppable supergroup of artists -- Reis, Sprouse, Oliver, Quitely, Stewart and more -- with a cast of unforgettable characters from the 52 alternative Earths of the known DC Multiverse!"Prepare to meet the Vampire Justice League of Earth-43, the Justice Riders of Earth-18, Superdemon, Doc Fate, the super-sons of Superman and Batman, the rampaging Retaliators of Earth-8, the Atomic Knights of Justice, Dino-Cop, Sister Miracle, Lady Quark, the legion of Sivanas, the Nazi New Reichsmen of Earth-10 and the LATEST, greatest superhero of Earth-Prime -- YOU!
Comprising seven complete adventures -- each set in a different parallel universe -- a two part framing story, and comprehensive guidebook to the many worlds of the Multiverse, 'The Multiversity' is more than just a multi-part comic book series, it's a cosmos-spanning, soul-shaking experience that puts YOU on the front line in the Battle For All Creation against the demonic destroyers known as the Gentry!
But beware! Power has a cost, and at the heart of this epic tale waits the cursed and malignant comic book called 'Ultra Comics'...
How safe is YOUR head?
Join us, if you dare, for 'The Multiversity!'" -- Grant Morrison
The Multiversity #1 will be released this August and feature the talents of Ivan Reis and Joe Prado. Thanks to CBR for the announcement.
Will you be picking up Multiversity?