In a new series spinning out of the panels of the Eisner-nominated Immortal Hulk, a creative team that includes Al Ewing, Crystal Frasier, Lan Medina, and Leinel Francis Yu is bringing you Gamma Flight #1, arriving on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021!
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) March 15, 2021
Gamma Flight #1 will follow the eponymous team, which was meant to locate and neutralize the Hulk in the pages of Immortal Hulk. However, they instead chose to side with the Hulk… and now Absorbing Man, Dr. Charlene McGowan, Doc Sasquatch, Puck, Titania, and Rick Jones must face the consequences!
The series will be co-written by Ewing, who is eager to build on the found-family foundations laid in Immortal Hulk, as well as Frasier, who has already been involved with the story, thanks to the fact that she served as a consultant on previous issues of Immortal Hulk.
Plus, Frasier she will be making her debut in the pages of Marvel Comics this June with her story in Marvel’s Voices: Pride #1, a comic you’ll be able to pick up at your local comic shop on the same day as Gamma Flight #1, June 23rd, 2021.
Hey, look at that! I can FINALLY talk about the script I wrote for Marvel!!!
Do you like trans girls? Do you like She-Hulk?
You will love my She-Hulk story in Marvel Voices: Pride!!! https://t.co/OjTLLtfX0x
— Crystal Frasier (@AmazonChique) March 13, 2021
And that isn’t the last you’ll be hearing of Frasier this summer: along with Val Wise, she’s also behind the graphic novel Cheer Up!: Love and Pom Poms, which will be available from Oni-Lion Forge in August 2021.
You can check out the press release from Marvel below. Will you be heading to your local comics shop on June 23rd, 2021 to pick up a copy of Gamma Flight #1? The Beat wants to hear from you! Give us a shout on social media @comicsbeat.
NEW GAMMA FLIGHT SERIES SPINNING OUT OF AL EWING’S IMMORTAL HULK!
Al Ewing, Crystal Frasier, and Lan Medina bring you a gamma-powered new series this June!
New York, NY— March 15, 2021 — From the pages of one of Marvel’s most critically acclaimed titles comes a new series: GAMMA FLIGHT! Launching out of Al Ewing’s Eisner-nominated work on Immortal Hulk, GAMMA FLIGHT will introduce a new Marvel super team consisting of Bruce Banner’s allies, friends, and even former archenemies! Featuring artwork by Lan Medina, the new series will be co-written by Ewing and Crystal Frasier. Fraiser will make her Marvel Comics debut in June’s Marvel’s Voices: Pride #1 and previously served as a consultant on earlier issues of Immortal Hulk. Now she teams up with Ewing to take this fascinating, hauntingly beautiful Hulk saga to the next level.
Gamma Flight had one job: Find and stop the Hulk. But when push came to smash, they sided with the Green Goliath—and the human world intends to make them regret it. Puck, Absorbing Man, Titania, Doc Sasquatch, Dr. Charlene McGowan and a horribly changed Rick Jones are fugitives from every known authority—but a team that full of gamma is bound to break before long. Go on the run with this wild gamma-fueled group in this action-packed addition to the Immortal Hulk mythos!
“GAMMA FLIGHT is an opportunity to explore some of the concepts and plant some of the seeds from IMMORTAL HULK in their own space, building off the found family that came together in those pages and putting them into action against some strange and ugly doings in the unexplored corners of the gamma world,” Ewing explained. “We’ve been ricocheting ideas off each other for a while on this one, and I suspect the result is something that’ll tickle Hulk fans old and new.”
“Working with Al last year as a consultant for Immortal Hulk was a wonderful experience,” Frasier said. “He’s smart, amazingly creative, and amazingly open to feedback. Collaborating with him to write a full series has been wonderful. It’s so easy to bounce elements back and forth to develop a good idea into a great one. And his knowledge of Hulk minutiae from the last 60 years is truly a thing to behold.”
Enter a whole new world of gamma when GAMMA FLIGHT #1 hits stands on June 23rd. For more information, visit Marvel.com.
The creative team will include CRYSTAL FRASIER, AL EWING, and LAN MEDINA.
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