Valiant Previews: “Archer & Armstrong #17,” “Harbinger #20,” and “Unity #3”

Valient has released new sneak-peaks for multiple books, all comin out on January 15, 2014. Check out the galleries below to get an early look at “Archer & Armstrong #17,” “Harbinger #20,” and “Unity #3.”

“Archer & Armstrong #17”

[FROM THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE]
“Archer & Armstrong #17” (Sect Civil War – Finale)
Written by FRED VAN LENTE
Art by KHARI EVANS
Cover by CLAYTON HENRY
Variant Cover by MICHAEL WALSH
The SECT CIVIL WAR reaches its earth-shattering climax!
(…and for once we mean that literally)! ARCHER versus ARMSTRONG! An incredible second identity for MARY-MARIA! Obadiah Archer gets a bold new role – and mission! The secret of the MASTER BUILDERS revealed! We were kidding, before but now we’re serious: This one changes everything, and the Valiant Universe will never be the same again!
$3.99/T+/32 pgs.

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“Harbinger #20”

[FROM THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE]
“Harbinger  #20” (NEW ARC – “RESISTANCE”)
Written by JOSHUA DYSART
Art & Cover by CLAYTON HENRY
Interlocking Pullbox Variant by ZACHARY MONTOYA
Variant Cover by KHARI EVANS
MUST READ VALIANT! All-new arc, all-new jumping-on point! Joshua Dysart and Clayton Henry launch “RESISTANCE” – and end the Renegades war against Toyo Harada once and for all.
Peter Stanchek and his team of teenage superhuman outlaws have decided that the best defense is a strong offense. Pursued from coast-to-coast by their would-be overlord in the Harbinger Foundation, the Renegades are about to launch a strategic strike on Harada’s secret empire – and they’ll start by revealing to the world just what kind of power they’ve been hiding all along. The ace up their sleeve? A seemingly normal teenage hacker named Ax…who knows exactly what Harada has been up to since day one…
$3.99/T+/32 pgs.

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“Unity #3”

“Unity #3”
Written by MATT KINDT
Art & Cover by DOUG BRAITHWAITE
Variant Cover by J.G. JONES
Variant Cover by SHANE DAVIS
B&W Sketch Variant by DOUG BRAITHWAITE
Enter: Livewire!
On an airtight team of stone-cold soldiers, Amanda McKee is the one variable in the equation that equals absolute kill. Now, as the last woman standing against the unstoppable force known as X-O Manowar, the Harbinger Foundation’s most seasoned technopath has just added one new item to her resume – newest bearer of the X-O Manowar armor and the finger behind the trigger of the universe’s most powerful weapon. Watch out world…this means trouble.
$3.99/T+/32 pgs.

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Asaph Bitner is a staff writer for Capeless Crusader. His other activities include studying for a college degree and dreaming of visiting the Song Of Ice And Fire universe as a future-tech wielding Jedi secret agent. You can follow him on twitter at @AsaphBitner.