Punisher Conflict Journal is making a return this June, choosing up on the developments in Jason Aaron, Jesus Saiz, and Paul Azaceta’s relaunched Punisher sequence. Written by Torunn Grønbekk with artwork by Lan Medina, Punisher Conflict Journal: Blitz #1 is the primary of three one-shots set throughout Frank Citadel’s controversial establishment change that has him working with the villainous Hand group. Punisher’s subsequent mission finds him looking Hate-Monger, an growing old battle profiteer. To date, Punisher’s team-up with The Hand has featured the resurrection of Frank Castle’s deceased wife, Maria.
Covers by Mahmud Asrar and Jeff Dekal present Punisher with his updated logo, which takes inspiration from The Hand. “Maria has a huge impact on the sequence going ahead,” Aaron instructed ComicBook.com. “That is the primary time we have actually gotten to see Maria’s POV. She’s solely been seen briefly flashbacks. Followers will get to see what she thinks about Frank’s mission as The Punisher since her dying.”
Punisher contains scenes from the previous in addition to within the present day, with Paul Azaceta dealing with the flashbacks and Saiz tackling the current day. Every challenge will swap how the flashbacks are dealt with. “The construction of the flashbacks will change because the sequence progresses,” Aaron added. “There will likely be extra of them. I knew I wished Paul to do the flashbacks since he is from NY.”
The solicitation for Punisher Conflict Journal: Blitz #1 is beneath. Tell us what you consider the sequence within the feedback!
PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL: BLITZ #1
TORUNN GRØNBEKK (W) • LAN MEDINA (A) • Cowl by MAHMUD ASRAR
Variant Cowl by TAURIN CLARKE • Variant Cowl by JEFF DEKAL
HEADSHOT VARIANT COVER BY TODD NAUCK
THE TRICK IS TO INVENT A WAR WORTH FIGHTING.
Finn Fratz is aware of that if you need folks to hate one another, a Banner cannon in the suitable pair of arms goes a great distance. The growing old battle profiteer earned his spot on the Punisher’s kill record properly earlier than he adopted the moniker Hate-Monger, however he has confirmed an elusive man.
Now, with the Hand at his disposal, Frank Citadel is able to smoke him out. However not solely has Hate-Monger gone to floor, he is preventing again. Good for him. It is not going to vary something however the dying toll.
Torunn Grønbekk and Lan Medina be a part of forces to convey you the primary of three thrilling tales from between the pages of PUNISHER, exploring Frank’s new modus operandi via a few of his deadliest missions but…
40 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Parental Advisory …$4.99