Marvel has announced that the first issue of “Infinity” has sold out at the distributor level.
The comic, by Jonathan Hickman and Jim Cheung, has the the Avengers and a destructive alien race in a “cosmic tug-of-war for the fate of the Marvel Universe,” according to the news release.
Here’s how Marvel describes the issue:
With our heroes at the other end of the universe, and even larger threat rises to claim Earth. Enter Thanos, an unparalleled force who only brings order to a chaotic universe through complete and absolute death. As the Mad Titan’s machinations come to fruition, civilization’s last hope may lie in the hands of a man who can level cities with a faint whisper – Black Bolt, king of the Inhumans. But can the fearsome leader of a race hated and misunderstood by his world lead the battle against Thanos? If they fall, so does the Earth—and the entire universe with it. Don’t miss the opening shots of the Marvel Universe spanning conflict, returning to store shelves in just a few weeks with Infinity #1 Second Printing Variant!
The second printing of “Infinity” #1 will hit stores on Sept. 18 and has cover art featuring Captain America.