It's a new world now. The deadly plague named Captain Trips has finished its wildfire race across the nation, leaving the few individuals with natural immunities to clean up after the dead. Now, the survivors began to group into two factions: those who desire freedom, peace the liberty, and those who follow the Dark Man, a.k.a. Randall Flagg. They are the hardcases.
"Marvel's vision of The Stand remains one of the most faithful on the market... Aguirre-Sacasa and and Perkins are firing on all cylinders."
Based on the popular apocalyptic novel celebrated author Stephen King, The Stand brings together critically acclaimed writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Sensational Spider-Man, Angel: Revelations, HBO's Big Love) and the gritty visuals of artist Mike Perkins (Captain America) to tell a tale which begins at the end of the world.