Cable takes first steps towards 'Avengers vs. X-Men' in 'X-Sanction'
Published Dec 9 2011, 09:39 GMT | By Hugh Armitage Marvel Comics
has revealed that Avengers: X-Sanction
will form the prologue to its Avengers vs. X-Men
and Ed McGuinness's miniseries sees Cable return to the Marvel Universe and going after Earth's Mightiest Heroes.
"The time-travelling mutant known as Cable, has returned from the future with 24 hours to save the world... by destroying the Avengers," said the publisher.
"What makes Earth's Mightiest Heroes such a threat to a better tomorrow? Cable's on a mission to prevent the tragedies that lead to the events of Avengers vs. X-Men
... and every move he makes irrevocably changes the direction of the Marvel Universe."
Cable was apparently killed in the events of 'Second Coming'
, which saw him return mutant messiah Hope Summers to the present.Avengers vs. X-Men
will feature a rotating cast of writers and artists including Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Ed Brubaker, Jonathan Hickman, Matt Fraction, Frank Cho, John Romita Jr, Olivier Coipel and Adam Kubert.Avengers: X-Sanction
#1 will debut next week.