Marvel has revealed more details and some preview artwork from the upcoming Miracleman #0, a one-shot anthology that celebrates the character’s anniversary and return to comics. It will also preview Miracleman: The Silver Age, which marks the return of Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham to a story they began telling several decades ago.
Other creators contributing to the anthology include Jason Aaron, Leinil Francis Yu, Michael Carey, Ty Templeton, Ryan Stegman, Peach Momoko and Paul Davidson.
Stories in the special zero issue include, according to Marvel:
Young Miracleman faces off against classic Miracleman villain Big Ben in an action-packed story written and drawn by Marvel superstar Ryan Stegman.
Mike Carey and Paul Davidson introduce a new Warpsmith and explore how dangerous Miracleman’s god-like abilities can be in a riveting outer space adventure!
Peach Momoko reveals the deadly price of Kimota’s power in a spellbinding—and terrifying—journey into the unknown!
Miracleman meets his maker in an explosive and thought-provoking story by Jason Aaron and Leinil Francis Yu.
And here’s some preview art from the preview of Miracleman: The Silver Age #1 by Gaiman and Buckingham.
In addition, Ty Templeton examines Miracleman’s profound impact on the world around him in a series of comic strips.
Oh, and let’s not forget the variant covers, by Terry Dodson and Rachel Dodson, Peach Momoko and Skottie Young (plus the main cover by Alan Davis):
The one-shot arrives in stores Oct. 5.