Sep 8th 2010 By: Caleb Goellner
Some promises are easier to keep than others. Keeping a promise to pick up your grandparents from the airport is pretty simple, for example, while keeping a promise to disband your team of trained killers after the resurrection of an incredibly dangerous, immortal supervillain is a little harder. That the problem facing Wolverine in Marvel's new promotional video for the new "Uncanny X-Force"
series by Rick Remender, Jerome Opena and Esad Ribic, which hits stores on October 6.
Narrated by Wolverine, the 1.2 minute trailer takes viewers through the team's first adventure before setting up their latest mission: killing a resurrected Apocalypse. Marvel's official description of the new ongoing's first issue fill in the rest of the details:
Wolverine promised Cyclops that X-Force would disband -- he lied. A secret society has resurrected En Sabah Nur, putting into motion events that will turn this age of heroes into an Age of Apocalypse! To hold them back, Wolverine and Archangel bring together Fantomex, Deadpool, and Psylocke to form The Uncanny X-Force! Stained by their history, they are the only ones capable of making the hard resolutions necessary. A band of likeminded friends and mercenaries set to one purpose, one big ugly task -- kill Apocalypse by any means.
You can watch Marvel's new trailer below: