Spinning out of the ResurrXion initiative (see X-Men Return to A Brighter Universe”), Royals is written by Al Ewing and drawn by Jonboy Meyers. The series features Black Bolt, Crystal, Gorgon, Medusa, Flint, and Swain on an intergalactic journey to discover the origin of Terrigenesis, the process that gives Inhumans their powers. Royals is set for April 2017.Marvel Plans Retail Support for 'Monsters Unleashed'”), the issue will be in stores in February.
The comics will raise the profile of the characters prior to the September 2017 launch of the Inhumans TV series that is financed in part by IMAX (see “IMAX, ABC, Marvel Collaborate on New 'Inhumans' TV Series”). A film is still in the works, but a new release date has not been announced since Marvel pulled it from their July 2019 schedule (see “April Best in Shows Update”).