Are you ready to rumble? USA Today has revealed Marvel's big plans for 2012, with further information expected to be announced by the company tomorrow. The throwdown will take palce over 12 bi-weekly issues with Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Ed Brubaker, Jonathan Hickman and Matt Fraction all on writing duties, the heroic teams are set to clash over the arrival of the Phoenix Force on Earth and its target of Hope Summers. The art will be provided by superstar trio John Romita Jr., Olivier Coipel and Adam Kubert.
A "zero issue" prologue will kick off the event next March from
Bendis, with the premise being that the X-Men want to prepare Hope to be the host of the Phoenix Force while
the Avengers want the girl handed over to them in order to keep the
world from potentially being destroyed if she fails to control the