One of Marvel’s oldest and most famous characters is getting a new solo series. famous Iron Man Writer Christopher Cantwell took to social media on Thursday to announce his upcoming series, Namur Seminary: Occupied Beaches. In his post, Cantwell described the project as “something very, very special” and would take readers into a future where the world is mostly immersed and Namor rules under control—though the Atlantic finds itself on a mission that may, for some, be an unexpected one.
“This is something very special,” Cantwell wrote: “I’m going to do a comic Namor the Sub-Mariner.” “This is my first blind thought to Marvel, and I’m glad they said yes. The story takes place 100 years in the future on a mostly sunken land. Namur rules the world, but in his twilight years he contemplates a mercurial life, and how his friends were often enemies.” , and how so much of the world he knew has disappeared—and is attacking. The survival of humans is on the surface.”
This is something very special: I’m going to do a Namor the Sub-Mariner comic.
This is the first idea I blindly cast on Marvel and I’m glad they said yes.
The story takes place 100 years in the future on a mostly sunken land. Namur rules the world… pic.twitter.com/7v7azIUIJw
– Christopher Cantwell (@ifyoucantwell) July 15 2022
Cantwell also wrote of his enduring love for the character and teased that the supporting staff of writers would surprise readers while also teasing a potential appearance by the Human Torch.
“So, in a way, Namur: occupied beaches It builds on the first war of Marvel’s heroes in the golden age…and answers it with a second game that floats at the end of humanity itself,” Cantwell wrote. This book is basically my love letter to Marvel Comics itself. “
Namur is one of Marvel’s oldest characters, making his debut in 1939 in Motion Picture Funnies Weekly #1 before making his public debut in Marvel Comics #1 October 1939. The character was made by Bill Everett. The first anti-hero comic book, Namor at various points in his character’s history has been both an antagonist and a hero, serving with Avengers, X-Men, Defenders, Invaders, Fantastic Four, and even the Illuminati. It is rumored that the character will appear in live action in the future Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
Cantwell will join in Namur: occupied beaches by The Amazing Spider-Man Artist Pascual Ferry.
Namur Seminary: Occupied Beaches #1 Written by Christopher Cantwell with Pascual Ferry Art, Matt Hollingsworth’s Colors, and VC’s Joe Caramanga Letters and set to go on sale October 19 from Marvel Comics.