Marvel Comics Explores the Eternals Future with One-Shot “Eternals: Celestia #1” Coming in October

This year Marvel Comics will further explore the story of the Eternals with a new one-shot comic, Eternals: Celestia #1. Marvel has shared the cover of the upcoming title written by Kerion Gillen and featuring artwork by Esad Ribić.

What’s Happening:

  • The mythos behind the Eternals is currently being redefined in the pages of Kieron Gillen and Esad Ribić’s acclaimed ongoing Eternals series.
  • This October, Gillen will continue to expand on the fascinating past and future of Jack Kirby’s iconic creation in a new one-shot: Eternals: Celestia #1.
  • The latest chapter in this bold new era will focus on Ajak and Makkari whose quest for answers leads them into a fierce battle against a certain group of Avengers…
  • See the destiny of the Eternals revealed when Eternals: Celestia #1 hits stands in October!

One-Shot Synopsis:

  • “Now that the truth of their existence is revealed, Ajak and Makkari must pick up the pieces and try to find a road forward… no matter how terrifying it will be, or how their choices will irrevocably shock the rest of the Eternals? And how do the Avengers of 1,000,000 BCE figure into it?”

What They’re Saying:

  • Kieron Gillen: "When developing Eternals, Ajak and Makkari were two of the characters I was most excited about. I had so many ideas. The problem was trying to find a place to introduce them in a way which gives enough space to show what a fascinating, funny and genuinely heartbreaking odd-couple they are. Suffice to say, this is the space, and I can't wait to show what Kei, Esad and I have cooked up with them. Also, taking the Avengers of 1,000,000 BCE out for a spin. I'll be honest – the first time I saw Ghost Rider on the back of a Mammoth, I did think ‘I'll be having some of that, thank you very much.’”

Eternals: Celestia #1

  • Written by Kieron Gillen
  • Art by Kei Zama
  • Cover by Esad Ribić
  • Variant Cover by Nelson Blake Ii
  • On Sale October 6th!

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