Last week, Marvel Entertainment revealed its solicitations for comics to be released in September. Among them were the details of “Venom” #40-41, revealing Marvel’s first ever Philly-based super-heroine, Mania!
The newest female symbiote host looks to be one of Flash Thompson’s students at West Philadelphia High School. Writer Cullen Bunn has stated that, while this is the first mention of the character, Mania may actually appear sooner than issue #40.
The September solicitation information for “Venom” is as follows:
CULLEN BUNN • JORGE COELHO (A)
Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY
• Marvel’s newest symbiote-powered character – MANIA – is on the loose!
• But is she a hero or villain?
• And who killed Daimon Hellstrom?