The end of the world has happened. 99% of the population is dead, killed off by the mysterious superflu nicknamed Captain Trips. The remaining one percent chose sides.
Now, the war between Good and Evil has been fought. The final stand has been taken. And an epic catastrophe has occurred, with long-reaching consequences that will haunt the survivors for the rest of their lives.
"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.