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First Look: ORIGINAL SINS #1

What sins do the characters in the Marvel universe hold?

ORIGINAL SINS #1 (APR140638)

Written by NATHAN EDMONDSON, RYAN NORTH & STUART MOORE

Art by MIKE PERKINS, RAMON VILLALOBOS & RICK GEARY

Cover by MARK BROOKS

FOC – 05/19/14, On-Sale 06/11/14

This June – the sins of the Marvel Universe extend much further than you can possibly imagine. Today, Marvel is proud to present your first look at ORIGINAL SINS #1 – the first in a 5-issue companion series exposing even more secrets than could be contained in Original Sin! Each issue of ORIGINAL SINS contains three all-new stories spotlighting fan-favorite characters throughout the Marvel Universe.

“Like the ultimate NSA leak, the Watcher – regardless of whether you’re a hero, villain, innocent bystander – the Watcher has seen everything you’ve done,” says Executive Editor Tom Brevoort. “He’s seen it and he knows all, and there’s so much that affect so many players in the Marvel Universe that apart from the spine of the murder mystery proper [in Original Sin] and the impact on the characters that have their own titles, there was still grist to deal with characters of all sorts throughout the Marvel Universe.”

Who is Deathlok? Rising star writer Nathan Edmondson (Black Widow, The Punisher) and fan-favorite artist Mike Perkins expose the secrets of the cyborg super-soldier! But all is not as it seems. And a hidden truth will finally be revealed, setting the stage for Deathlok’s return to the forefront of the Marvel Universe!

Then, Eisner-award winning writer Ryan North (Dinosaur Comics, Adventure Time) and artist Ramon Villalobos (What If: Age of Ultron) follow the Young Avengers in the first of a 5-part serial running through each issue of ORIGINAL SINS. As Hulkling, Marvel Boy and Prodigy attempt to track down the super-powered crime-lord The Hood, even they’re not prepared for what they find. And for one Young Avenger, the death of the Watcher will become a very personal affair!

Finally, writer Stuart Moore joins prolific artist Rick Geary expose the secrets of the faithful Inhuman companion Lockjaw! And you won’t believe what he’s been keeping.

The Watcher saw all, and no fan can afford to miss exciting new stories featuring the most requested characters in the Marvel Universe when ORIGINAL SINS #1 hits comic shops and digital devices this June!

43 Comments
Posted by longbowhunter

I wanna live in a world with more Ramon Villalobos art.

Posted by Sweep

Love that Ms Marvel is central on the cover. Hope to be seeing lots of her, as this is her first major arc.

Seems kinds weird that Jonah is on the cover surrounded by all the heroes, though. And Dr Doom. Weirdness!

Posted by The Stegman

DAT COVER!

Posted by lmothander

Has there been a battle of the month of Deathlok vs Terminator?

Posted by daredevil21134

Deathlock looks awsesome

Posted by Wowlock

Retcons... retcons everywhere ! :D

Posted by Teerack

Okay.... no no no no no NO. It is not acceptable to make Deathloks look like Mike Peterson now. NOT cool at all in any way what so ever.

Posted by Z3RO180

Why the heck is the new ms marvel there ? What in gods name has she got in her closet, is her sin that she like hary styles but deep down its Justin Biver ?

Edited by flameboy298
Posted by Z3RO180

@flameboy298: don't know how she can have strong hate she's only bee. In like 4 issues.

Posted by ArturoCalaKayVee

Not sold on this yet.

Posted by Gyardos

Why this is so simillar to DC Futures End?

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

Wait I thought this was out already?

Posted by dreamfall31

So there's Original Sin and a series called Original Sins? Not confusing at all.

Posted by TimeLordScience

@gyardos: ...how? If anything Future's End is similar to Marvel's Age of Ultron, which is similar to just about a dozen other stories.

Posted by CaptainHoopla

I'm reading the main book, but no thanks for this.

Posted by Krypton-115

Interesting seeing Doctor Doom standing besides the heroes

Posted by InFamous_Wolf

Can some one tell me the reading list for this event. Like wtf is this...

Posted by dondave
Posted by Oscars94

@teerack: I THOUGHT IT WAS BISHOP! OH CRUEL FATE! I liked AOS but I wanted Deathlok to look closer to the comics.

Posted by Rubear

Is this Sinestro on cover...? o_O

Posted by cmaprice

Not a fan of the costume redesign on Deathlok. The classic look still works perfectly.

Edited by ShadowSwordmaster

This could be interesting .

Posted by Jonny_Anonymous

@dondave said:

@jonny_anonymous Original Sin came out. This is Original Sins.

Wait, there is two book with the same title but one has an extra letter? That's really stupid.

Posted by dondave
Edited by dondave
Posted by TheFirstLantern

Lockjaw only get this for him.

Posted by Mini_Bat

@teerack: Haven't there been more then one Deathlok? I think this is a new one, there introducing

Posted by powerplay

@teerack said:

Okay.... no no no no no NO. It is not acceptable to make Deathloks look like Mike Peterson now. NOT cool at all in any way what so ever.

Agreed. Hopefully he gets half of his face melted off at some point and the metal gets exposed.

Edited by Sighburr_Punk

Somehow adding another letter makes it new and exciting. BUY DEM COMICS KIDS.

Posted by Kerrigan

I'm irrationally anti this book because it has Doop on the cover. Doop in anything except X-Statix is awful.

Posted by Teerack
@mini_bat said:

@teerack: Haven't there been more then one Deathlok? I think this is a new one, there introducing

This is a new one. There have been tons of Deathlok's. This new thing is not a Deathlok.

Posted by Teerack

@rubear said:

Is this Sinestro on cover...? o_O

Haha, No. I forget his name but that's Thanos' son.

Posted by superior_prime_maybe

So original sins and original sin are two different series?? O.o
Why can't they have a more distinct titles

Posted by Mangakid1995
Posted by Teerack

So original sins and original sin are two different series?? O.o

Why can't they have a more distinct titles

Who Original Sins the Original Sin?

Posted by marvelman2099

this comes out on my b day!!! definitely have to pick it up!!!

Edited by Ishkafel

Young Avengers and Lockjaw, I am intrigued

Posted by Dogofwarorion

Why is J.J.Jameson on the cover ? i think this is the real question here :p

Posted by Novemberx2

so we know lockjaw one will be a comedy, likely that lockjaw eats something or poo's on carpet and inhumans go " I wonder who did this?" while lockjaw disappears

Posted by MideonNViscera

I can't wait to discover all of Lockjaw's dirty secrets!

Posted by Ms-Lola

Doctor Doom being involved guarantees my interest. Original Sins (in plural) gets to me from a comprehension standpoint. Unnecessarily confusing.

That eye is still gross to me.