Marvel Comics has released a trailer for the Hellfire Gala, the upcoming X-Men event that will reveal to the Marvel Universe the new X-Men team, featuring fan-vote winner Polaris and another secret announcement about the future of mutantkind. The event is featured in 12 X-Men comics Marvel will publish in June, including Planet-Size X-Men #1. The event will also lead to the launch of the new X-Men ongoing series from Gerry Duggan and Pepe Larraz and two mystery titles, one from current X-Men writer/Head of X Jonathan Hickman and another from X-Factor writer Leah Williams.
You can check out the Hellfire Gala trailer below. Here's how Marvel describes the event in a press release:
"'Humans of planet Earth. While you slept, the world changed.' The now iconic opening line from House of X #1, the start of writer Jonathan Hickman’s radical transformation of the X-Men franchise, foretold the incredible plans that mutantkind was about to unleash on the Marvel Universe. This June, the X-Men set out to change the world yet again at mutantkind’s inaugural HELLFIRE GALA. This highly-anticipated story will be told across twelve issues, offering different perspectives and viewpoints of a single night that will go down in Marvel Comics history. Throughout the event, fans can expect critical moments to occur that will shape the X-Men’s future as we know it—including the first Krakoan X-Men team’s debut, mutantkind’s planet-sized plans for the Marvel Universe, bold new directions for the most popular X-Men, and of course, high fashion looks crafted by some of the hottest artists in the industry. Get your first look at all the excitement to come in the all-new HELLFIRE GALA TRAILER, featuring never-before-seen artwork."
Are you excited about the Hellfire Gala? Let us know in the comments. Keep reading to see all 12 covers for Marvel's Hellfire Gala issues.
- MARAUDERS #21 (APR210749)
- Written by GERRY DUGGAN & CHRIS CLAREMONT
- Art by MATTEO LOLLI & JOHN BOLTON
- X-MEN #21 (APR210768)
- Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
- Art by RUSSELL DAUTERMAN, NICK DRAGOTTA, SARA PICHELLI & LUCAS WERNECK
- Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU