Star Wars: Darth Vader Down’ #1 Variants Exclusive Only to ComicConBox!


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Wizard World, Inc. and Marvel today announced that the Star Wars: Darth Vader Down #1 Mike Mayhew ComicConBox™ Variant Covers will pay tribute to the iconic original Star Wars Episode VI: Revenge Of The Jedi Movie Poster (the name of the film was later changed to Return of the Jedi).


Our friends over at ComicConBox™ are disturbing The Force to include rare and very limited exclusive ‘Star Wars: Darth Vader Down’ #1 Variants In their upcoming December and 3 month subscription box programs.

There are actually three versions of the cover; the first is a regular edition, the second version is a Black & White Sketch cover version, and a third – Subscription Only Variant, is a Virgin cover, so the original art can be seen in its entirety.

“Mike Mayhew was the first and only choice to pay homage to this classic Movie poster,” says John Macaluso , Wizard World CEO. “Mike captured the essence and power of Darth Vader, and we were super-excited when he accepted the job! We were so taken aback by the original art that we saw from Mike, that we decided to bonus every single ComicConBox for December. EVERY ComicConBox this month will include BOTH a Color and B&W Sketch variant comic of Star Wars: Vader Down #1 by Mike Mayhew!!

“Vader Down is going to be nothing short of epic and we’re thrilled that Mike Mayhew could bring his classic style to this exciting variant cover,” says Marvel SVP Sales & Marketing David Gabriel . “We can’t wait for fans to get their hands on this twist on the iconic poster.”

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The extremely limited Virgin Variant Cover will be available to 3-month subscribers only.

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