Still scratching your head on who exactly is Jonathan Major’s character from that last episode of LOKI? Then look no further. While it will take the MCU some time to catch up, Marvel Comics has your back with a new miniseries going into the character’s backstory, explaining the many, many iterations of this same individual. Kang is the perfect example of the crazy convolution that happens in superhero comics, so hopefully this book will untangle the mess of this time-hopping conqueror.
This Week’s Issue
KANG THE CONQUEROR #1 (OF 5)
(W) Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing (A) Carlos Magno
THE ORIGIN OF KANG!
The man called Kang the Conqueror has been a pharaoh, a villain, a warlord of the space ways and even, on rare occasions, a hero. Across all timelines, one fact seemed absolute: Time means nothing to Kang the Conqueror.
But the truth is more complex. Kang is caught in an endless cycle of creation and destruction dictated by time and previously unseen by any but the Conqueror himself. A cycle that could finally explain the enigma that is Kang. And a cycle that begins and ends with an old and broken Kang sending his younger self down a dark path…