A new Magic: The Gathering comic book issue from BOOM! Studios (under license by Hasbro, Inc) is coming this week, and it teases the final battle for the fate of the Multiverse.
Magic #9 is the latest issue of the original comic book series from acclaimed writer Jed MacKay (Marvel's Black Cat), artist Ig Guara (Marvel's Ghost-Spider), colorist Arianna Consonni (Arancia Studios), and letterer Ed Dukeshire (Once & Future).
As shown below, the main cover art for Magic #9 is illustrated by acclaimed artist Qistina Khalidah (Batman: White Knight Presents Harley Quinn). There are also variant cover art by Ig Guara and Tamra Bonvillain, Elizabeth Torque (Captain Marvel), Alejandro Mirabal (Longharbor), and Jae Lee (Dune: House Atreides).
Here's the official synopsis for Magic #9:
Kaya, Vraska, Ral, and Jace assemble the most powerful Planeswalkers from across the multiverse for the final battle against a civilization-ending threat. But the terrible and ancient enemy they face is a force too powerful to face head on… With [REDACTED] headed their way, the only way to save the multiverse is to make a dangerous alliance with death! Will their veritable array of powers hold off the teeming dead and lead the true threat into their trap?
Print copies of Magic #9 will be available in local comic shops or at BOOM! Studios webstore this Wednesday, December 8. Digital copies are available from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Kindle.
BOOM! Studios also recently shared released a special one-shot issue called Master of Metal, which is focused on the story of one of the villainous planeswalkers, Tezzeret.