Again in 1991, comedian creator Jim Starlin started work on the Infinity Gauntlet saga, and so handed the reins of the writing duties for the Silver Surfer ongoing title to author Ron Marz. The rookie author started what would ultimately be considered a seminal run on the Sentinel of the Spaceways alongside quite a few artists, however starting with Ron Lim, a legend in his personal proper. At this time Marvel introduced that the writer-artist duo are reuniting for Silver Surfer: Rebirth, a five-issue restricted collection. Although not included within the official press launch, primarily based on the duvet the artwork staff appears to additionally embody inker Don Ho and colorist Israel Silva.
Silver Surfer: Rebirth follows within the vein of X-Males: Legends and the lately introduced Ben Reilly: Spider-Man collection that characteristic “the best creators in Marvel Comics historical past revisit[ing] their historic runs for contemporary insights and revelatory adventures.” How’s how Marvel described the collection:
Somebody has stolen the Actuality Gem, an object that enables the consumer to satisfy any want irrespective of the implications! However whoever has taken it’s doing issues like bringing again the useless hero Captain Mar-Vell. It’s as much as Silver Surfer to staff up with the least probably of allies, Thanos, to seek out the Gem and restore actuality to its correct kind!
Marz mentioned what it means to return to a personality that helped outline his early profession:
“Seems you can go house once more,” Marz stated. “SILVER SURFER with Ron Lim was actually my first job in comics. The primary comedian web page I ever wrote was drawn by Ron after we had been each youngsters. And now three a long time later we get to return there and slip proper again into that very same groove. It’s so nice to be wielding the facility cosmic once more.”
Likewise, artist Ron Lim mentioned what it’s prefer to reunite with Marz.
“I’m so thrilled to be penciling SILVER SURFER: REBIRTH,” Lim stated. “When Darren Shan, our editor, requested if I’d be fascinated about engaged on this with Ron Marz, I jumped on the probability. It’s unbelievable to be working with Ron once more. It has been fairly some time since we labored collectively, however it appears like hardly a day has handed. I’m having a blast getting to attract lots of my favourite characters from our run. The story is filled with surprises, acquainted characters and loopy cosmic motion! I can’t look ahead to the readers to take a look at the ebook—hope they take pleasure in it as a lot as I take pleasure in drawing it!”
Search for Silver Surfer: Rebirth #1 to reach in shops on January 19, 2022.