The first issue of Marvel’s Black Widow: Deadly Origin has sold out at the distribution level. Diamond has run out of Paul Cornell’s four-part miniseries, which explores the origin of Avenger and former Russian spy Natalia Romanova as a menace from her past resurfaces.
It features art from Tom Raney (Dark Reign: Hawkeye) and John Paul Leon (The Winter Men). Cornell is also currently working on Marvel’s Dark X-Men miniseries.
Scarlett Johansson will play Black Widow in the forthcoming Iron Man 2 movie.
Black Widow: Deadly Origin #1 second printing variant is out on December 23, with cover artwork by Raney.