Over one year separated from the release of the blockbuster Marvel’s Spider-Man, Marvel is keeping players hungry for a sequel engaged with a series of comics. First there was the adaptation of the game’s plot in City at War, followed by the recently started Marvel’s Spider-Man: Velocity, and now an all-new series featuring the universe’s take on Black Cat. Announced yesterday, Marvel’s Spider-Man: The Black Cat Strikes from writer Dennis Hopeless and artist Luca Maresca. From the description, it appears to follow the events of the post game DLC released for Marvel’s Spider-Man. From Marvel:
Following the events of MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN: VELOCITY and CITY AT WAR, Spider-Man now finds himself in the middle of a gang war in New York City. But as he butts heads with the likes of Hammerhead and the Maggia, the unexpected reappearance of old flame Felicia Hardy AKA the Black Cat sets Spider-Man’s world on fire!
Black Cat’s heroic days are behind her, but what is the secret behind the treasures she’s thieving? And why would Spider-Man let her go?! Delve into previously untold tales of Spider-Man and Black Cat’s relationship, and a shock ending that will make your webs spin! Don’t miss the excitement as your favorite Wall-Crawler returns in the next Gamerverse series coming in January!