Walking Dead’s 150th Issue Variant Covers Released
The Walking Dead’s 150th Issue is a major milestone. The best selling comic not from Marvel or DC reaching this point in its longevity is something that practically screams for variant covers from some of the best artists suited to doing covers for The Walking Dead.
Three variant covers have been announced for the Walking Dead’s 150th issue. The artists are known for their work on some of the best Image Comics series. Jason Latour is known for Southern Bastards. Tony Moore was the original artist for The Walking Dead. Ryan Ottley is best known for Image Comics’ superhero series Invincible.
Keep reading for all the covers for the Walking Dead’s 150th issue as well as the entire press release from Image Comics.
IMAGE/SKYBOUND RELEASE THREE VARIANT COVERS TO CELEBRATE THE WALKING DEAD’S 150TH ISSUE
To commemorate the 150th issue of THE WALKING DEAD, Image/Skybound has enlisted the talents of veteran artists Jason Latour (SOUTHERN BASTARDS), Tony Moore (THE WALKING DEAD) and Ryan Ottley (INVINCIBLE) for three special variant covers in addition to the previously revealed Charlie Adlard cover and blank sketch variant. Additional credits for THE WALKING DEAD #150 include Stefano Gaudiano (inks), Cliff Rathburn (tones), and Rus Wooton (lettering). This special extra-sized anniversary issue will be available in stores on January 13th.
“It’s indisputable that reaching issue 150 is a huge achievement in comics. Charlie Adlard and Team Walking Dead have been working tirelessly for over a decade to get us to this milestone and now it’s time to celebrate. It’s an honor to have comic book pals Jason Latour and Ryan Ottley bringing their vision to these iconic characters. Additionally, words cannot describe how excited I am to have Tony Moore, artist of the first 6 issues, returning to provide a cover for this special event,” said THE WALKING DEAD creator Robert Kirkman.
THE WALKING DEAD #150, Cover A by Adlard & Stewart (Diamond code: NOV150561*), Cover B sketch variant (Diamond code: NOV150562*), Cover C by Latour (Diamond code: OCT158896*), Cover D by Moore (Diamond code:OCT158897*), and Cover E by Ottley (Diamond code OCT158898*) will hit comic book stores on Wednesday, January 13th. The final order cutoff deadline for comic book retailers is Monday, December 21st.
*This cover is fully orderable.