With the arrival of Marvel’s highly anticipated film Black Panther just weeks away, it has been reported that Creed co-writer Aaron Covington is writing a two-part storyline for the “Black Panther: Long Live The King” digital comic book series.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Covington has paired with artist Mario DelPennio to take over from Nnedi Okorafor and Andre Lime Arujo for a storyline involving T’Challa dealing the political friction in Wakanda while having to battle a monster terrorizing the South African country. See a preview below.
Black Panther: Long Live the King is part of a joint venture between Marvel Entertainment and Amazon’s digital comics platform ComiXology. It follows Thor vs. Hulk: Champions of the Universe and The Immortal Iron Fists as part of the collaboration.
The new issue of Black Panther: Long Live the King will be available Jan. 10 via ComiXology.