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First Look: ORIGINAL SIN #4

Trust no one!

This June, prepare yourselves for another shocking twist as the epic comics blockbuster of the summer continues! Today, Marvel is proud to present your first look at ORIGINAL SIN #4 – from New York Times Bestselling writer Jason Aaron and critically acclaimed artist Mike Deodato! And after the nail-biting climax of last issue, no fan can afford to miss the event critics are hailing as “a riveting thriller” and “one hell of a story!”

The Watcher is dead, his secrets are out. And those secrets will pull the heroes of the Marvel Universe in different directions and down darker paths in the quest for answers. Everyone is a suspect and no one is safe. Only now, after the shocking ending of Original Sin #3 – all trails lead directly to the prime suspect. Is that who killed the Watcher? But why? And how is that even possible?

Meanwhile, the Marvel Universe’s most unlikely duo of the Punisher and Doctor Strange team up for a daring raid that could help save the universe – or destroy it. As even more bodies turn up, the Avengers, the X-Men, Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and more will ask themselves – who’s next?

Trust no one. Not even yourself. Prepare yourselves for another game-changing ending that will have fans on the edge of their seat and a last page that will have the whole world talking when ORIGINAL SIN #4 hits comic shops and digital devices this June!

Everybody has one. This is Marvel’s ORIGINAL SIN!

Every issue of ORIGINAL SIN includes a code for a free digital copy of that same comic on the Marvel Comics app for iOS and Android devices. Additionally, each issue of ORIGINAL SIN features special augmented reality content available exclusive through the Marvel AR app – including cover recaps, behind the scenes features and more that add value to your reading experience at no additional cost.

ORIGINAL SIN #4 (APR140630)

Written by JASON AARON

Art by MIKE DEODATO

Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO

Variant Cover by GABRIELE DELL’OTTO (APR140631)

Teaser Variant by BUTCH GUICE (APR140633)

Interlocking Battle Variant by ART ADAMS (APR140632)

FOC – 05/26/14, On-Sale 06/18/14

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Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

I'm telling you, Doc Strange is the culprit.

Edited by daredevil21134
Posted by OmgOmgWtfWtf

@jonny_anonymous:

Nah. It's Squirrel Girl. No one gives her the credit she deserves, so she's gonna destroy everyone.

Posted by doombot890
Posted by GrenadeFlow

Deodato is so good

Posted by patrat18

I'm telling you, Doc Strange is the culprit.

He knows something.

Edited by OmgOmgWtfWtf
Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

@patrat18: @omgomgwtfwtf: @daredevil21134: I'm actually being serious. Think about it, he recently sold his soul in order to get more power and he either wants to cover that up or just gain more power by killing the Watcher and he's manipulating the Punisher in to helping him not to find the killer but to help him do what Frank does best and that's get away with murder.

Posted by OmgOmgWtfWtf

@jonny_anonymous:

When did Doctor Strange sell his soul (I'm not up to date with Marvel)?

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

@omgomgwtfwtf: In New Avengers, he secretly used the Blood Bible to sell his soul in order to get more power and it's not been mentioned since but he has been shown to be kind of sinister as of late.

Posted by OmgOmgWtfWtf
Posted by silverJuggernaut

@jonny_anonymous: don't forget about ebony maw he is still out their and he has been inside Dr strangers head and we don't know that much about ebony maw and what he can do.

Posted by Twix_Right_Side

@omgomgwtfwtf: In New Avengers, he secretly used the Blood Bible to sell his soul in order to get more power and it's not been mentioned since but he has been shown to be kind of sinister as of late.

Well he did recently reappear in the newest issue speaking some demonic tongue

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

@jonny_anonymous said:

@omgomgwtfwtf: In New Avengers, he secretly used the Blood Bible to sell his soul in order to get more power and it's not been mentioned since but he has been shown to be kind of sinister as of late.

Well he did recently reappear in the newest issue speaking some demonic tongue

Also that

Posted by Krypton-115

Is that Punisher shooting Wolverine on the cover? Yeah!!!

Posted by daredevil21134
Edited by PunyParker

@daredevil21134: SPIDEY KILLED HIM.....and Matt with bail him out.Wont be the first time.

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous
Posted by HumanRocket

I'm calling it now Nick Fury did it.

Posted by daredevil21134
Posted by The Stegman

It's the Anti Monitor I tells ya!!

Posted by darknightspideyfanboy
Edited by Z3RO180

What the point of a preview with no words ?

Posted by VanderSEXXX

@z3ro180 said:

What the point of a preview with no words ?

Obviously to tease us.

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Edited by Mrfuzzynutz

@silverjuggernaut: THANK YOU…no one seems to mention this anymore! The good Doctor is acting a bit….strange, these days.

Edited by LCazT1996

@doombot890:

Her along with Jarvis.

@silverjuggernaut: THANK YOU…no one seems to mention this anymore! The good Doctor is acting a bit….strange, these days.

@twix_right_side said:

@jonny_anonymous said:

@omgomgwtfwtf: In New Avengers, he secretly used the Blood Bible to sell his soul in order to get more power and it's not been mentioned since but he has been shown to be kind of sinister as of late.

Well he did recently reappear in the newest issue speaking some demonic tongue

Also that

^These.

I'm positive it is Dr. Strange.

Posted by Doflamingo_The_Joker

Why does anybody think it's ever a good idea to work with Punisher? I mean seriously, the guy's a bigger dick than some villains are.

Edited by Pokeysteve

Punisher is in this book?!

Deodato is doing the art!?

Posted by Prodigy P

I'm calling it now Nick Fury did it.

Seconded.

Posted by ravisher

thats some good art

Posted by Wolverine08

I'm telling you, Doc Strange is the culprit.

Yeah, I can see that.

Posted by patrat18
Posted by TheBlackHood

Why does anybody think it's ever a good idea to work with Punisher? I mean seriously, the guy's a bigger dick than some villains are.

No bigger dick than Wolverine. The difference is that Punisher kills people and is an outcast among heroes, Wolverine kills people and gets invited to every team.

Posted by apg103

Punisher pulls gun on dr strange like a beast. I like their team up

Edited by Teerack

I really love where they put Emma Frost. It's so nice to see X-Men actually get away from X-Men books and accomplish something for a change.

Posted by wowylied

The art is so bad...i really hate how "artists" are using 3d posers now. It look like a bad free russian 3d porn webcomic.

Seriously, deodato ruined a run of secret avengers and new avengers the last time people let him do this.

Posted by Supreme_Maj

I think is the hood the culprit Parker is crazy enough to do this kind of stuff and God knows where he went to get new powers again which could make him able to kill the watcher

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

@teerack said:

I really love where they put Emma Frost. It's no nice to see X-Men actually get away from X-Men books and accomplish something for a change.

I want to know how shes able to use her power in this.

Edited by Teerack
@jonny_anonymous said:

@teerack said:

I really love where they put Emma Frost. It's no nice to see X-Men actually get away from X-Men books and accomplish something for a change.

I want to know how shes able to use her power in this.

They haven't done a good job showing it, but she is supposed to have been working with her daughters on fixing herself, but yeah it's probably half an oversight with the timing of things. They probably thought Uncanny X-Men would be further along when this came out, but it is nice to see she's recovering well.

Posted by SupremeHyperion

pretty sure it was batman......... lol

Posted by Novemberx2

@omgomgwtfwtf: Given the Z-List villain reveals so far I wouldn't put it past her, after all she's beaten thanos with ease in the past

(although I love that Jason is using the Eye again, cause he's such a funny villain)

Posted by Novemberx2

Probably was Jeph Loeb or Sam Loeb Nova

Edited by OmgOmgWtfWtf

@novemberx2:

I honestly thought Original Sin was solely just a way for Marvel to revisit the origins of characters, since this is Marvel Now and I wouldn't be surprised if they tried revamping people's origins.

Posted by Veitha

Dat telepathic Emma!

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Posted by Wolverine08

Mike Deodato's art is on point.

Edited by cosmicallyaware1

Posted by Doflamingo_The_Joker

@doflamingo_the_joker said:

Why does anybody think it's ever a good idea to work with Punisher? I mean seriously, the guy's a bigger dick than some villains are.

No bigger dick than Wolverine. The difference is that Punisher kills people and is an outcast among heroes, Wolverine kills people and gets invited to every team.

while he does, he's a lot more controlled in his killing, and most of the time (some times he does kill those who questionably don't deserve it) it's justifiable and/or in secret. Also, he's proven to be a good ally at least, and somehow pretty friendly with everyone :P Punisher still a dick all the time lol. Wolverine at least regrets his wrong choices, I'm pretty sure Castle sleeps like a baby

Posted by Experio

Strange is the best guess