Marvel Comics unveiled its new event for 2020 over the holiday break, and it’s one that will have wide-ranging impact across the Marvel comic universe.
What’s going on: Marvel will launch a new series called “Empyre” beginning in April.
- The series will show the Avengers and the Fantastic Four teaming up to fight a new Emperor, who united the Kree and the Skrull together under one rule.
- The series will tie into Marvel’s 80-year history of stories. The series will also impact the future of the series, too.
Trailer: Watch the trailer for the upcoming series below.
The setup: The comic “Incoming #1” showed the Kree and Skrull teaming together under a new emperor’s rule. The band is now headed for Earth with its massive fleet. Only the Avengers and the Fantastic Four can team up to stop them.
What’s next: The new storyline will begin with “Avengers/Fantastic Four: Empyre No. 1,” which will drop in April 2020.