The creators: Ed Brisson (Predator) & Scott Godlewski (Batman vs. Robin)
The pitch: Alpha Flight has beforehand labored with the X-Males prior to now, however extra not too long ago, they’ve been working as an extension of the spacefaring group SWORD in books corresponding to Captain Marvel. The brand new mini returns them to their Canadian roots, and have them sponsored by the federal government as they “de-escalate the mutant battle by any means mandatory.”
Heading up that staff is Puck, Snowbird, Guardian, and Shaman, they usually’ve additionally acquired some Canada-made Sentinels on their facet if issues with the mutants get too nasty. (Or quite, when.) In its five-issue miniseries, the titular staff might be going up towards their former pals Northstar, Aurora, Nemesis, and Daken, now going underneath the codename Fang.
Alpha Flight #1 will launch on August 16.