Amazing Fantasy #15 Showcases Ten Terrific Talent
In the tradition of the original Marvel classic that introduced Spider-Man, a new generation of heroes is being introduced in Amazing Fantasy #15 by none-other than six of Marvel's Ten Terrific writers.
Daniel Way, Dan Slott, Greg Pak, Robert Kirkman, Sean McKeever, and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa represent one half of Marvel's Ten Terrific, a group of writers attempting to leave their own mark on the Marvel Universe and shape it for years to come. And it all starts in Amazing Fantasy #15 as these six writers showcase their stuff with seven original stories introducing brand new heroes.
Readers of the series, take note: We wants your feedback! For the next week, you can vote in this special poll where you, the fans, get to decide which of the characters introduced in Amazing Fantasy #15 will get their own mini-series! Who are these great characters and the creators behind them? Here's a rundown:
MASTERMIND EXCELLO - A super-genius teen on the run from a shady government agency.
Writer - Greg Pak
Artist - Takeshi Miyazawa
BLACKJACK - Secret agents Ace and One-Eyed Jacquie are out to destroy evil...and everything else in their way!
Writer - Dan Slott
Artist - Pete Woods
THE GREAT VIDEO - A dead-end loser gains powers after setting fire to a video store.
Writer - Daniel Way
Artist - Nick Dragotta
MONSTRO - A mysterious man-mountain firefighter with a heart of gold... and a dark past.
Writer - Robert Kirkman
Penciler - Khari Evans
HEARTBREAK KID - A empathic kid travels the world, seeking to take people's pain away.
Writer - Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Penciler - Jeff Parker
Inker - Sal Buscema
POSITRON - A quantum-powered girl seeks refuge from her evil father.
Writer - Sean McKeever
Art - Kristian Donaldson
And, for the first time ever, as featured on the original Amazing Fantasy #15's cover, learn all about...
THE GUY IN SPIDER-MAN'S ARMPIT - The untold tale of Spider-Man's first-ever team-up!
Writer - Dan Slott
Penciler - Patrick Scherberger
Will lightning strike twice? Is Marvel's next superstar in these very pages? It's a guaranteed blast of comic book fun in Amazing Fantasy #15 brought to you by the next big force in comics, the Ten Terrific.