The next phase of the Marvel Universe begins at 12:00 AM your local time on July 13th as Marvel will celebrate the dual release of the MARVEL NOW! Previews Magazine and the third installment of Civil War II #3.

Participating retailers will open Tuesday night and will be stocking and selling all of the other July 13th Marvel titles for the midnight release.

In Civil War II #3, the mystery behind which hero will fall will be unveiled. How will the heroes of the Marvel Universe survive when the unthinkable happens?

If you attend local shops midnight release, you will also have the opportunity to grab the Civil War II #3 Midnight Variant by Marvel CCO Joe Quesada! This variant cover is polybagged to conceal the identity of the fallen hero.

After you pick up your Civil War II #3 copy and head to checkout be sure to grab your free copy of MARVEL NOW! Previews Magazine! You will get a first look at all new huge reveals, new titles, creator interviews and more. You can only get this in your local shop and gives you an exclusive look at Marvel’s hottest titles coming this fall as well as a snapshot of what is to come following the events of Civil War II #3.

Take a look at the main cover for Civil War II #3:

Civil War II #3 Cover

It all begins on July 13th at midnight as Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez unveil the end of one of Marvel’s biggest heroes.

Who do you think will meet their end?