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ARMOR HUNTERS: AFTERMATH Hits in October

Plus, check out an exclusive preview of ARMOR HUNTERS #2

Just as ARMOR HUNTERS #2 (of 4) arrives in stores to a record-setting sell-out, Valiant is proud to announce a blockbuster new chapter for the summer's most acclaimed crossover event, ARMOR HUNTERS, and a fleet of brand new second printings to meet demand for X-O Manowar's epic confrontation with a squadron of alien hunter-killers tied to the very origin of his armor!

This October, the must-read crossover event of the year reaches its milestone conclusion in ARMOR HUNTERS: AFTERMATH #1 – an essential one-shot epilogue to the Armor Hunters' invasion of Earth by New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti (X-O Manowar, Green Lantern) and red-hot artist CAFU (Unity)! In the devastating wake of ARMOR HUNTERS #4 (of 4), our planet – and its heroes – will be forever changed. Start reading here to discover the new status quo for the world's most formidable heroes as X-O Manowar, Unity, Bloodshot, and the Harbinger Renegades forge a new frontline of defense for humanity!

"With rave reviews for each installment thus far and the fastest sell-outs we've ever seen occurring at a rapid clip across multiple issues, Armor Hunters is shaping up to be nothing short of a phenomenon. Robert Venditti, Doug Braithwaite, Matt Kindt and every other participating creator have outdone themselves at each turn, building a truly earth-shaking crossover event perfect for new fans and longtime readers alike," said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce. "But the stakes are only getting bigger, and ARMOR HUNTERS: AFTERMATH #1 is where we'll finally see how the battle waged has not only affected X-O Manowar and Unity, but Bloodshot, Harbinger, and other titles from throughout the Valiant publishing line."

The fallout of the summer’s blistering crossover event starts here and no hero can escape what happens next – only in ARMOR HUNTERS: AFTERMATH #1, on sale in October!

Plus, arriving in stores alongside ARMOR HUNTERS #3 (of 4) on August 18th, look for all-new printings for three sold-out chapters of the ARMOR HUNTERS saga in the ARMOR HUNTERS #2 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING VARIANT, UNITY #8 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT, and X-O MANOWAR #26 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT! Don't miss a moment of Valiant's acclaimed crossover event with three all-new entry points into the high-stakes world of X-O Manowar's brutal clash with the alien Armor Hunters – a relentless battalion of soldiers dedicated to eradicating the X-O Manowar armor and all others like it…no matter what the cost.

Praise for ARMOR HUNTERS:

"✮✮✮✮✮…Venditti, Braithwaite, and Martin are putting together one exciting book." – Comic Vine

"✮✮✮✮✮…The stakes are high, the opponents look unbeatable, and [X-O Manowar] will not come out of this battle unchanged." – Comic Bastards

"✮✮✮✮½…If there’s one event to get in on from the beginning to the very end, [Armor Hunters] is it!" – Unleash the Fanboy

"✮✮✮✮...Immersive and well rendered… Armor Hunters is shaping up to be Valiant's next big thing." – IGN

"✮✮✮✮…It's an event story for readers who think they hate event stories." – Comic Book Resources

ARMOR HUNTERS: AFTERMATH #1

Written by ROBERT VENDITTI

Art by CAFU

Cover by DIEGO BERNARD

Variant Cover by BRENT PEEPLES

Variant Cover by MICO SUAYAN

$3.99 | T+ | 32 pgs. | ONE-SHOT | COMING IN OCTOBER!

ARMOR HUNTERS #2 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING VARIANT

Written by ROBERT VENDITTI

Art & Cover by DOUG BRAITHWAITE

$3.99 | T+ | 32 pgs. | ON SALE 8/13/14 (FOC – 7/21/14)

ARMOR HUNTERS #3 (of 4)

Written by ROBERT VENDITTI

Art & Cover by DOUG BRAITHWAITE

#ValiantCraft Cover by DONOVAN SANTIAGO

Armor Hunters Variant by TREVOR HAIRSINE

Artist Variant by MICO SUAYAN

$3.99 | T+ | 32 pgs. | ON SALE 8/13/14 (FOC – 7/21/14)

UNITY #8 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (ARMOR HUNTERS)

Written by MATT KINDT

Art by STEPHEN SEGOVIA

Cover by MICO SUAYAN

$3.99 | T+ | 32 pgs. | ON SALE 8/13/14 (FOC – 7/21/14)

X-O MANOWAR #26 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (ARMOR HUNTERS)

Written by ROBERT VENDITTI

Art by DIEGO BERNARD

Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN

$3.99 | T+ | 32 pgs. | ON SALE 8/13/14 (FOC – 7/21/14)

5 Comments
Posted by Fallschirmjager

yeah yeah yeah take all my money

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Posted by derf_jenkins

Venditti is so amazing with this run. I'd love to see that brilliance shine in green lantern too...

Posted by ArturoCalaKayVee

Venditti is so amazing with this run. I'd love to see that brilliance shine in green lantern too...

I completely agree. His work on X-O has made it one of my favorite books but his work on Green Lantern and Flash has made me hate him.

Posted by pixierosa

0.0 This keeps getting better and better. Take note, Big 2: This is how a crossover should be done.

Great work by the creative teams.