[First Look] “VISIGOTH” Begins in Valiant’s X-O MANOWAR #11 by Matt Kindt & Ryan Bodenheim

“VISIGOTH” Battles X-O MANOWAR #11 with Matt Kindt & Ryan Bodenheim
– On Sale January 24th!

As revealed at Newsarama, Valiant has released your first lettered look inside X-O MANOWAR (2017) #11– the FIRST ISSUE of “VISIGOTH,” an ALL-NEW JUMPING-ON POINT for 2017’s best-selling comics powerhouse from New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (ETERNITY, Mind MGMT) and astonishing artist Ryan Bodenheim (The Dying & The Dead)! From “SOLDIER” to “GENERAL” to “EMPEROR”…to outcast! The whole of X-O Manowar’s battle-fueled past year in the Valiant Universe has all led to this…and now the fate of Earth’s last Visigoth – and the extraterrestrial kingdom he brought to order beneath his armored gauntlet – is about to be decided in blood and steel…

X-O MANOWAR #11 – Cover A by Lewis LaRosa

X-O MANOWAR (2017) #11

Written by Matt Kindt
Art by Ryan Bodenheim

Cover A by Lewis LaRosa (NOV172017)
Cover B by Giuseppe Camuncoli (NOV172018)
Interlocking Variant by Ariel Olivetti (NOV172019)
X-O Manowar Icon Variant by Jay Anacleto (NOV172020)

$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PREMIUM
On Sale JANUARY 24th (FOC – 1/1/2018)

Aric of Dacia’s bone-crushing climb to the throne of an alien world earned him scores of allies…and a legion of scorned enemies. Now, stripped of his crown and cast out of his kingdom, the man known as X-O Manowar must return to his roots as a sword-wielding warrior of Earth if he is to survive the relentless band of intergalactic bounty hunters that have been hired to kill him cold. But with few places left to turn, could the last Visigoth’s best hope be the all-powerful…but insidious…weapon he once swore away: the X-O Manowar armor?


In 2018, Valiant’s relentless, best-selling science-fiction epic comes full circle! On January 24thMatt Kindt and Ryan Bodenheim command a bold new introduction to Aric of Dacia’s one-man conquest of a hostile alien world as “VISIGOTH” takes hold, only in X-O MANOWAR (2017) #11 – featuring covers by Lewis LaRosa (BLOODSHOT SALVATION), Giuseppe Camuncoli (Amazing Spider-Man), Ariel Olivetti (Punisher War Journal), and Jay Anacleto (Marvels: Eyes of the Camera)!

Plus: Arriving in stores alongside X-O MANOWAR (2017) #11 on January 24th, get caught up on Aric of Dacia’s ascension to the throne with the X-O MANOWAR (2017) VOL 3: EMPEROR trade paperback collection – re-presenting the series’ latest chronicle of war amongst the stars by New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (DIVINITY, Dept. H) and blockbuster artists Clayton Crain (RAI, Carnage) and Renato Guedes (Wolverine) for the low, introductory price of just $9.99!


Written by Matt Kindt
Art by Clayton Crain with Renato Guedes

Cover by Lewis LaRosa (NOV172039)

$9.99 | 112 pgs. |  T+ | On Sale JANUARY 24th (FOC – 1/1/2018)
TRADE PAPERBACK | ISBN: 978-1-68215-235-5

The ultimate turning point! A war has been won, a victory has been decided…and, now, an entire alien world kneels before the throne of their new leader: the unstoppable X-O MANOWAR! He has traded his armor for a crown and a new age now begins…even as an extraterrestrial invader readies an interplanetary attack that could pull Aric of Dacia from the newfound safety of his imperial palace and back into the blood-sodden battlefields where his conquest began.

Comics superstar Clayton Crain (4001 A.D., RAI) joins New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (RAPTURE, Mind MGMT) to summit the next pinnacle of 2017’s best-selling independent superhero series – and unleash a blistering, new interstellar opus chronicling the most powerful moment yet in the history of Valiant’s unrelenting icon!

Collecting X-O MANOWAR (2017) #7-9.

Valiant Entertainment





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