Marvel Comics have announced that current Daredevil writer Mark Waid will continue working with the character after the current run of Daredevil ends in a few months. One week after Waid’s Daredevil comes to a close with issue #36, a new series, Daredevil: Road Warrior will launch on Infinite Comics, Marvel’s digital-only imprint. Daredevil: Road Warrior will feature art by Peter Krause and is expected to come out on sale through Marvel’s online store as well as its iOS and Android apps in February 2013.
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Daredevil and Mark Waid Go from Print to Infinite Comics!
Fan-Favorite Series Continues for Digital-Only Infinite Comic Series!
New York, NY – October 31, 2013 – Gear up for a road trip unlike anything you’ve ever experienced as Matt Murdock heads west in Daredevil: Road Warrior – the latest game-changing Infinite Comic hitting digital devices this February! Following other blockbuster Infinite Comic series like Wolverine: Japan’s Most Wanted & Iron Man: Fatal Frontier, Daredevil: Road Warrior is designed specifically for mobile devices and fully embraces the technological opportunities – while still staying true to the medium’s greatest strengths!
Acclaimed Daredevil writer Mark Waid teams with artist Peter Krause to take Matt Murdock on a brand new journey full of adventure, excitement, and more than a few dangers! Launching the week after “Daredevil #36,” the final issue of Waid’s and artist Chris Samnee’s award-winning series – Daredevil: Road Warrior finds the Man Without Fear beginning his coast-to-coast journey from the Big Apple to sunny California!
“Matt’s beginning a whole new chapter in his life following the events of “Daredevil #36,” and he’s excited but apprehensive at the same time,” Waid said in an interview with Marvel.com. “You can be a Man Without Fear and still be a little worried about where the next paycheck is coming from. Daredevil: Road Warrior is a coast-to-coast adventure/chase with thrills aplenty.”
Is the west coast a new beginning for the Man Without Fear? Or can you take the crimefighter out of the city – but never the city out of the crimefighter? Find out as Daredevil begins his grand journey this February in Daredevil: Road Warrior!
Available right at your fingertips, these new Infinite Comics will be available for purchase this February on the Marvel Comics app (for iPhone®, iPad®, iPod Touch® & AndroidTM devices) and online in the Marvel Digital Comics Shop!
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