The following contains spoilers for avengers #62, on sale now from Marvel Comics.
Agamotto, Marvel’s first Sorcerer Supreme, reveals a sinister new meaning behind the name Earth-616 in avengers #62.
avengers #62 comes from Jason Aaron, Ivan Foiorelli, color artist David Curiel, and Letterer VC’s Cory Petit. in the matter, agamotto has a face-to-face encounter with the demonic Mephisto, who has been traveling through time while posing a serious threat to Earth’s Mightiest Heroes throughout the series. Having faced Mephisto earlier, Agamotto prepares for another battle, only to receive a vision of “worlds devastated”.
Agamotto narrates: “The great heroes of prehistory, of Earths like this… All struck down. All slaughtered. And here I am alone. On Earth-616. Interesting number, that. On some worlds, they call it…The true number of the beast.”
Following his interaction with Mephisto, Agamotto begins to assemble the prehistoric incarnation of the Avengers, a group of heroes who largely fell apart from each other after the events of the Avengers. Avengers 1,000,000 BC (2022) #1 special. After gathering Ghost Rider, Iron Fist, Moon Knight, Starbrand, and Odin, Agomotto casts a spell that seemingly takes them to the present day, where they are. the current avengers teamincluding Thor, Namor, Starbrand, Captain Marvel, Captain America, Nighthawk, Valkyrie, Iron Man, and Echo.
Even More Avengers Head To Earth-616
While Earth-616 may share a connection to sinister forces, avengers assemble alpha will bring together not only modern and prehistoric versions of the team, but other heroes from across the multiverse as well. in aaron’s avengers forever series, Earth-616’s Robbie Reyes has teamed up with Earth-818’s Tony Stark/Ant-Man and a Deathlok to bring together different incarnations of various heroes. So far, the team has assembled Thor God of Fists, ultra-powerful Black Panther, a small army of Steve Rogers, and more.
Released on November 30 by Aaron and Bryan Hitch, the synopsis for avengers assemble alpha reads: “Uniting the Avengers, Avengers Forever, and Avengers OF 1,000,000 BCE in an epic saga that forms the cornerstone of Jason Aaron’s era in Avengers! From across time and the farthest corners of the Multiverse, The Mightiest Heroes of all the Earths are coming together like never before for a battle beyond all imagination.A war that will take us from the prehistoric beginnings of an Earth under assault by the greatest villains who have ever lived to the tower. that lies in the dark heart of everything and always, where an army of unprecedented evil now arises. The greatest Avengers saga in Marvel history begins now.”
avengers #62 features a cover by Curiel and Javier Garrón and a variant cover by Mike McKone and Frank Martin. The theme is already on sale by Marvel.