Illustrated by: Pere Perez
Cover Art by: Paulo Siqueira
Written by: Torunn Gronbekk
Release date: November 22, 2023
*Minor Spoilers Ahead
Every symbiote needs a host. And for CARNAGE, there has only ever been one host who has made it feel whole, and it’s time for a reunion… DON’T MISS this shocking and unexpected start to the next chapter of CARNAGE’s story – one which lays the groundwork for the next VENOM epic!
Torunn Gronbekk’s writing and Pere Perez’s art converge in Marvel’s “Carnage #1,” delivering a sensational and unexpected start to a new Carnage saga. This issue takes symbiote storytelling to a whole new level, unraveling a narrative that promises shocking reunions and sets the stage for the next epic in the Venom universe.
At the heart of this story lies a symbiote’s relentless quest for its ideal host. Gronbekk masterfully crafts a tale that revolves around Carnage’s unyielding connection to a singular host, laying the groundwork for an enthralling reunion that fans won’t want to miss.
Pere Perez’s artistry amplifies the gripping narrative, seamlessly intertwining with Gronbekk’s storytelling to create a visual feast for readers. But what truly stands out is the cover art by Paulo Siqueira—an homage to Evil Dead and Evil Dead 2—a nod that immediately captivates, promising a thrilling and nostalgic ride for horror aficionados.
Even for those who haven’t been ardent Carnage enthusiasts, this issue offers an enticing entry point. It’s a fresh start that pays homage to iconic horror, luring readers into a world of symbiotic suspense and unexpected twists. The blend of Gronbekk’s narrative prowess, Perez’s dynamic artwork, and Siqueira’s nostalgic homage on the cover guarantees an exhilarating journey into the darker realms of the Marvel universe.
For fans seeking a symbiotic shockwave in storytelling, “Carnage #1” is an absolute must-read, setting the stage for an electrifying chapter in Carnage’s legacy and laying the foundation for the next Venom epic. Brace yourselves for a spine-tingling adventure that promises to redefine the symbiote narrative in the Marvel universe!
Carnage #1 is available on our weekly new comic book wall and can be added to your pull list.