Sunday at Comic-Con International: San Diego, Marvel debuted this promo image for the post-Fear Itself “Battle Scars” initiative:
At the time, Marvel director of communications Arune Singh advised fans to check online for a new version of the image with a pretty major change. And here it is:
As you can see, in the upper-left corner where Thor once stood is now… well, that’s part of the mystery, it seems.
So… why the two images? Why no Thor? Who’s this dude with a staff? All questions that will surely be revealed at some point, but feel free to speculate away in the meantime.