Stegman added, “Just about, good luck to whoever has to work on it after us.”
Curiously, Stegman’s remark appears to verify that each he and Cates are completed with Venom after King in Black wraps up in early 2021. Nonetheless, Marvel is not but confirming whether or not the collection is due for a artistic staff change subsequent 12 months.
Cates did, nevertheless, reveal that Venom will briefly revert to its legacy numbering when the collection reaches the problem #200 milestone instantly after King in Black #5.
“The problem proper after King in Black is Venom #200,” mentioned Cates. “[King in Black is] earth-shattering and insane and it is outsized. It is full of issues that I have been imagining in my head since I used to be slightly child. And proper after that, Ryan and I are doing subject #200 – Venom’s two hundredth subject.”
Cates continued, “It is gonna be a very, actually, actually particular subject, and it is gonna be the start of one thing new – the start of one thing you have by no means seen earlier than from Eddie, that you’ve got by no means seen earlier than within the dynamic between him and his household and his symbiote… It is a actually particular subject that may set the stage for the subsequent 200 to 2000 to 2 million problems with that incredible character going ahead.”King in Black #1 will hit shops on December 2, 2020.
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