After spending years as Ms. Marvel, Carol Danvers is moving up in the world now that she has been formally named the new Captain Marvel in this July's Captain Marvel #1. Put out by writer Kelly Sue DeConnick and artist Dexter Soy, Danvers will be the seventh different character bestowed with the Captain Marvel mantle, but she will be the first to have been such a successful solo character before her re-branding.
Marvel has debuted the first preview art and synopsis from Captain Marvel #1, which will officially hit stores on July 18. Check it out below.
This July, take flight as Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Captain Marvel #1! From the creative team of fan-favorite writer Kelly Sue DeConnick and rising star artist Dexter Soy, Carol Danvers suits up to tackle a threat only she can handle. Earth’s Mightiest Hero has a new name, a new mission and all the power she needs to make her life a living hell. With Captain America guest starring, and covers by Ed McGuinness & Adi Granov – no fan can miss this explosive new ongoing that will send shockwaves throughout the Marvel Universe. So what are you waiting for? Go tell your local retailer to hold you a copy – that’s an order!