AVENGING SPIDER-MAN: THE GOOD, THE GREEN AND THE UGLY TPB
Written by KATHRYN IMMONEN, KELLY SUE DECONNICK & KEVIN SHINIK
Penciled by STUART IMMONEN, TERRY DODSON & AARON KUDER
Cover by TERRY DODSON
Spider-Man continues to rub shoulders with the Marvel Universe’s best and brightest! First, it’s a night out on the town with Spider-Man and She-Hulk! All the thwipping and quipping — and none of the calories! Then, Spidey plummets into action with the new Captain Marvel! Unfortunately, they’re 50,000 feet up — and only one of them can fly! And when a Boston-based brawl breaks out between a 50-foot madwoman and an army of privatized mecha-police, guess who’s caught in between? Plus: It’s the team-up you’ve all been waiting for as Spider-Man and Deadpool take on…high school?! The devilishly dangerous Deadpool helps Spidey dodge bullets and bullies, but is there more to the mayhem than meets the eye? Collecting AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #7, #9-10 and #12-13.
The story arc that will change the face of X-Factor forever! As a rejected Strong Guy does the unthinkable, two characters you never thought would come face-to-face are finally reunited. Discovering a long-buried secret from the past, one member of X-Factor will be pushed to the brink of insanity. Devastated by the recent tragedies befalling the team, another makes a terrible sacrifice in hopes of putting things right. And when the smoke clears, X-Factor’s roster will be nearly halved. Collecting X-FACTOR (1986) #241-245.
112 PGS./Rated T+ …$16.99
X-MEN: BLANK GENERATION TPB
Written by BRIAN WOOD
Penciled by DAVID LOPEZ & ROLAND BOSCHI
Cover by JORGE MOLINA
Superstar writer Brian Wood (WOLVERINE & THE X-MEN: ALPHA & OMEGA, DMZ, Demo, Northlanders) takes on the X-Men! When a new race of ancient mutants is discovered, Storm’s team investigates — and learns the secret origin of the Proto-Mutants! But tensions are running high back on Utopia — and even though Storm’s team reports to Cyclops, she has her own agenda! How long can Storm keep an increasingly frustrated Cyclops from taking control of her team, and will the X-Men’s infighting doom the Proto-Mutants to extinction? Plus: When Storm’s field agents are kidnapped and a deadly weapon goes missing, the team must make a potentially fatal choice! Collecting X-MEN (2010) #30-35.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$19.99
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, MARJORIE LIU, STUART MOORE & JIM MCCANN
Penciled by MILO MANARA, NUNO ALVES, FILIPE ANDRADE, MARK BROOKS, KALMAN ANDRASOFSZKY, RAMON PEREZ & FRANCESCA CIERGIA
Cover by MILO MANARA
Four tales of action and suspense featuring the lovely ladies of the mutant world!
• International superstar Milo Manara joins X-Men legend Chris Claremont for a high-flying, death-defying, globetrotting adventure starring Storm, Psylocke, Shadowcat, Marvel Girl and Rogue!
• X-23 has spent her short life being used. But when she confronts a being who can control her life with a thought, will X-23 learn how to fight for herself?
• Having quit the Dark X-Men, Cloak and Dagger struggle to fit in on Utopia. But when a menace targets Cloak, Dagger must make a fateful choice!
• Dazzler is attacked by an onslaught of villains from her past — led by her murderous sister, Mortis! Will Alison Blaire survive this blood-soaked trip down memory lane?
Collecting X-WOMEN #1, and WOMEN OF MARVEL: X-23, CLOAK & DAGGER and DAZZLER.
168 PGS./Parental Advisory …$24.99
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 2 DIGEST
Written by JACOB SEMAHN, TY TEMPLETON, BRIAN CLEVINGER, CLAY MCLEOD CHAPMAN, JOE CARAMAGNA & TODD DEZAGO
Penciled by NUNO PLATI, TY TEMPLETON, RAMON BACHS & CRAIG ROUSSEAU
Cover by TY TEMPLETON
Take the Ultimate Spin as the Hit DisneyXD show swings out of your TV and into your hands! By day, he’s Peter Parker, mild-mannered high-school student. But by night, he’s the Ultimate in super heroics: Spider-Man!
• See Spidey take on a parade of fiendish foes — including the Trapster, the Wrecker, the Big Wheel and…a dragon!?
• Spider-Man becomes the most hated hero in NYC until one fantastic save shows him who his true fans are!
• When Halloween goes haywire, can Spidey stop the costumed chaos — and save Peter Parker’s greatest enemy from being held hostage in a hostile high school haunting?
• Spider-Man is outmatched when he takes on a new team of seasoned villains!
From the minds behind the hit TV show! Collecting MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #5-8.
96 PGS./All Ages …$9.99
THOR: THE MIGHTY AVENGER — THE COMPLETE COLLECTION TPB
Written by ROGER LANGRIDGE
Penciled by CHRIS SAMNEE
Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE
It’s Thor as you’ve never seen him when Eisner and Harvey Award-nominated writer Roger Langridge and artist Chris Samnee re-imagine the God of Thunder! Thrill as Thor battles raging robots the size of cities and fights side-by-side with Iron Man for the first time! Gasp as he tames the mightiest sea creatures and tests his might against the Sub-Mariner! Swoon as he rescues damsels in distress from the vilest villains! Plus: When mischievous Loki’s machinations throw Thor and a World War II-era Captain America into King Arthur’s court, it’s a time-twisting tale of Camelot craziness that neither Avenger will ever forget! Collecting THOR THE MIGHTY AVENGER #1-8, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2011: CAPTAIN AMERICA & THOR.
216 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
UNCANNY X-MEN: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION BY MATT FRACTION VOL. 1 TPB
Written by MATT FRACTION & ED BRUBAKER
Penciled by TERRY DODSON, GREG LAND, DANIEL ACUNA, MITCH BREITWEISER, SAM KEITH & JAMIE MCKELVIE
Cover by GREG LAND
The X-Men head west, founding a new home for all mutants in San Francisco! But they soon find themselves tangling with Magneto, Sentinels and the new Hellfire Cult! Then, heartsick over losing Kitty Pryde, Colossus looks for something to stop his pain — and finds a nightmare from his past! Plus: Angel and the Beast gather the most unique minds on Earth to jumpstart the mutant race, even as Emma Frost forges a dark alliance. Finally, who are the Sisterhood? How can they be led by Cyclops’ late wife, Madelyne Pryor? And why is Psylocke on their side?! Things get ugly for the X-Men as Eisner Award-winner Matt Fraction turns up the heat! Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #500-511, UNCANNY X-MEN ANNUAL (2006) #2, and material from X-MEN UNLIMITED (2004) #9 and X-MEN: DIVIDED WE STAND #1.
384 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99
CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE DEATH OF CAPTAIN AMERICA - THE COMPLETE COLLECTION TPB
Written by ED BRUBAKER
Penciled by MIKE PERKINS, STEVE EPTING, JACKSON GUICE, ROBERTO DE LA TORRE & LEE WEEKS
Cover by STEVE EPTING
Steve Rogers is dead! Long live Captain America! He was a hero to millions, an inspiration to America’s armed services and the representative of his nation’s greatest ideals. He lived for his country — and now, he has given his last final measure for the nation he loved, shot down in cold blood. In the aftermath of his death, Cap’s longtime partner, the Falcon, makes revenge his first order of business. Sharon Carter finds herself spiraling out of control, a captive of the Red Skull’s minions. And Bucky Barnes, a.k.a. the Winter Soldier, must reconcile his own sordid past with the calling to become the new Captain America! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA (2005) #22-42 and WINTER SOLDIER: WINTER KILLS.
576 PGS./Rated T+ …$39.99
FANTASTIC FOUR: ISLAND OF DEATH TPB
Written by TOM BELAND
Penciled by JUAN DOE
Cover by JUAN DOE
Marvel’s First Family investigates a long-kept secret, bringing them to the island of Puerto Rico — face-to-face with an old nemesis and a creature known as el Chupacabra! Then, it’s a return trip to the tropics, and the Human Torch is bringing his good buddy Spider-Man! What has turned the island of Vieques’ tranquil bay into…a giant radioactive monster?! Plus: There’s no such thing as a relaxing vacation. When the monstrous evil genius M.O.D.O.K. hatches a plan involving genetically enhanced monkeys, our heroes will be up to their ears in it! Guest-starring Dragon Man and the mysterious figure known only as…El Vejigante! Collecting FANTASTIC FOUR: ISLA DE LA MUERTE!, SPIDER-MAN & THE HUMAN TORCH IN…BAHIA DE LOS MUERTOS! and FANTASTIC FOUR IN ATAQUE DEL M.O.D.O.K.!
136 PGS./Rated T …$16.99
DEADPOOL MAX: SECOND CUT TPB
Written by DAVID LAPHAM
Penciled by KYLE BAKER, SHAWN CRYSTAL & DAVID LAPHAM
Cover by KYLE BAKER
Marvel’s most mentally misaligned misanthrope, Deadpool, returns in a gloriously raw, uncensored shoot-’em-up romp across America with his good buddy Hydra Bob, a boatload of explosives, enough military-grade weaponry to sink your battleship and a cocktail of mood-altering pharmaceuticals. When Bob is framed for a terrorist act on American soil and hunted by the U.S. government, he and his best friend Deadpool go on the run in a heartfelt, soul-searching journey full of sex, drugs and unnecessary excessive violence! Familiar friends and foes including Taskmaster, Cable, Agent X, Weasel and Blind Al join the bosom buddies on their sanity-smashing adventure as Deadpool helps his pal Bob try to clear his not-so-good name. Plus: Christmastime is here again, and Hydra Bob and Deadpool have a gift you’ll never forget! Collecting DEADPOOL MAX 2 #1-6 and DEADPOOL MAX X-MAS SPECIAL.
160 PGS./Explicit Content …$19.99
MARVEL FIRSTS: WWII SUPER HEROES TPB
Written by BILL EVERETT, JOE SIMON, JACK KIRBY, WILL HARR, BOB DAVIS, PHIL STURM, OTTO BINDER, STAN LEE & MORE
Penciled by CARL BURGOS, BILL EVERETT, JOE SIMON, JACK KIRBY, MAURICE GUTWIRTH, JACK BINDER, HARRY SAHLE, AL AVISON, AL GABRIELE, SYD SHORES, CHARLES NICHOLAS WOJTKOSKI, MIKE SUCHORSKY & MORE
Cover by VARIOUS
In 1939, Timely Comics — precursor to modern Marvel — burst onto the scene with a wild and unmatched energy, populating the Golden Age of Comics with hundreds of new characters! Travel back to the Marvel Universe’s embryonic beginnings, and relive the dynamic debuts of the Sub-Mariner, Captain America, Laughing Mask, Ferret, Dynamic Man, Marvex, Black Marvel, Blazing Skull, Patriot, Young Allies, Whizzer, Rockman, Jack Frost, Destroyer, Witness, Miss America and more — plus the Golden Age incarnations of the Human Torch, Angel, Falcon, Black Widow and Vision! Collecting material from MARVEL COMICS #1; DARING MYSTERY COMICS #1-3, #5 and #7; MARVEL MYSTERY COMICS #4, #13, #28 and #49; MYSTIC COMICS #1-2 and #4-7; RED RAVEN COMICS #1; CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1, #6 and #13; HUMAN TORCH COMICS #4; YOUNG ALLIES COMICS #1; and USA COMICS #1-2.
Tony Stark has created his most advanced suit of armor yet: one with artificial intelligence! The suit moves on its own, fights on its own — and makes decisions on its own. The new Iron Man has none of Tony’s weaknesses — except Rumiko Fujikawa, the woman Tony loves. The suit loves her, too. And so, for it to take over Tony’s life and “become” him for good, Iron Man must kill Tony Stark! Plus: Tony discovers the technologically advanced Sons of Yinsen, worshippers of the man who helped his invent his armor. But when he learns his first foe, Wong Chu, still lives, Iron Man must team with the Sons to shatter Wong Chu’s empire! Collecting IRON MAN (1998) #1/2 and #26-32, and IRON MAN ANNUAL 2000.
232 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
AVENGERS VS. THANOS TPB
Written by JIM STARLIN, MIKE FRIEDRICH, STEVE ENGLEHART, STEVE GERBER & SCOTT EDELMAN
Penciled by JIM STARLIN, DON HECK, BOB BROWN, JOHN BUSCEMA & MIKE ZECK
Cover by JIM STARLIN
Eternal. Nihilist. Madman. Would-be lover of Death itself. Thanos of Titan is all these things — and even before he created the Infinity Gauntlet and decimated half the universe, he was still a mighty force to be reckoned with. Here, collected in one volume for the first time, is the complete story of Thanos’ first life — and first death. Witness as Thanos targets Captain Marvel and the Avengers in a bid to become a god, manipulates Adam Warlock, and finally lays siege to the Earth itself! Guest-starring Daredevil, Spider-Man, the Thing, Moondragon, Drax the Destroyer and more! By cosmic mastermind Jim Starlin! Collecting IRON MAN (1968) #55, CAPTAIN MARVEL (1968) #25-33, MARVEL FEATURE (1971) #12, DAREDEVIL (1964) #105-107, AVENGERS (1963) #125, WARLOCK (1972) #9-11 and #15, AVENGERS ANNUAL (1967) #7, MARVEL TWO-IN-ONE ANNUAL #2, and material from LOGAN’S RUN #6.
472 PGS./Rated T …$34.99
SPIDER-MAN: THE DEATH OF JEAN DEWOLFF TPB (NEW PRINTING)
Written by PETER DAVID
Penciled by RICH BUCKLER & SAL BUSCEMA
Cover by RICH BUCKLER & SAL BUSCEMA
He’s the Sin-Eater, the man who takes the world’s sins for himself by killing every sinner he sees — and he sees them everywhere! But the lethal lunatic bites off more than he can chew when he robs Spider-Man of a dear friend: police captain Jean DeWolff! How can the grieving hero track down a villain with targets everywhere he goes? Join the wall-crawler for a frantic search through New York City that culminates in a pivotal moment between Manhattan’s two biggest solo stars — Spidey and Daredevil! Collecting PETER PARKER, THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (1976) #107-110 & #134-136.
168 PGS./Rated T …$19.99
GAMBIT CLASSIC VOL. 2 TPB
Written by HOWARD MACKIE & TERRY KAVANAGH
Penciled by MIKE WIERINGO & KLAUS JANSON
Cover by LEE WEEKS
Gambit and Rogue return to the Big Easy! The Assassins’ Guild, now led by Gambit’s embittered ex-wife Bella Donna, has kidnapped Cody Robbins — Rogue’s first crush, comatose since the two first kissed years before. Can the X-Men’s most unpredictable couple track down and rescue Cody in time? And will Bella Donna’s jealous rage shatter their tenuous relationship? Then, separated from the X-Men, Gambit’s heist of a religious artifact is interrupted when he comes to the aid of a beautiful fallen angel. But he’s not the only one interested in her. Can Gambit overcome the demonic powers of Oliver Stoker and his evil horde, and get the angel Anielle to safe haven? Collecting ROGUE (1995) #1-4 and GAMBIT (1997) #1-4.
208 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
COUNTER X: GENERATION X—FOUR DAYS TPB
Written by BRIAN WOOD, KEN SIU-CHONG & KARL KESEL
Penciled by STEVE PUGH, RON LIM,
CHRISTINA CHEN & JAMES FRY
Cover by ARTHUR ADAMS
Brian Wood (X-MEN) pens a complex, interweaving story of a single day in the lives of Generation X — told from four different points of view! Jubilee and M stop a terrorist plot, Skin and Banshee battle kidnappers, Husk investigates a haunting at the Academy, and Chamber…meets a girl?! It’s teenage angst, supernatural suspense and high adventure! Then, in the wake of several hard-hitting tragedies, a shaken Generation X realizes they can’t be children anymore. It’s the end of an era for the Xavier Academy as the students say their bittersweet farewells and prepare to make their own ways in the world — but who will go on to join the X-Men? And what will happen to the others? The answers will surprise you! Collecting GENERATION X #71-75 and material from X-MEN UNLIMITED (1993) #34.
160 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
X-MEN: MUTANT MASSACRE TPB (NEW PRINTING)
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, LOUISE SIMONSON, WALTER SIMONSON & ANN NOCENTI
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR., BRET BLEVINS, RICK LEONARDI, ALAN DAVIS, BARRY WINDSOR-SMITH, TERRY SHOEMAKER, WALTER SIMONSON, JACKSON GUICE, SAL BUSCEMA & JON BOGDANOVE
Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.
The Morlocks: a community of mutant outcasts living beneath the streets of Manhattan. The Marauders: professional mutant assassins, employed by a mysterious evil to wipe out the Morlocks. Between the two stand some of Marvel’s most heroic: the X-Men, X-Factor, the New Mutants, Power Pack, Daredevil and the Mighty Thor! But taken by surprise by the Marauders’ overwhelming onslaught, can these disparate heroes hope to save any of the Morlocks? And even if they can, what will be the cost? Be there as the X-Men are shattered, Thor is grievously wounded, and the Angel is changed forever! Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #210-214, X-FACTOR (1986) #9-11, NEW MUTANTS (1983) #46, THOR (1966) #373-374, POWER PACK (1984) #27 and DAREDEVIL (1964) #238.
320 PGS./Rated T+ …$34.99
X-MEN: FALL OF THE MUTANTS VOL. 1 TPB
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, PETER DAVID & LOUISE SIMONSON
Penciled by MARC SILVESTRI, KERRY GAMMILL, TODD MCFARLANE, BRET BLEVINS & JUNE BRIGMAN
Cover by MARC SILVESTRI
Two teams of mutants. Two tales of tragedy. The vicious Marauders have already slaughtered the tunnel-dwelling Morlocks; now, they plan to kill Cyclops’ estranged wife, Madelyne Pryor. And if that means taking on the X-Men, that’s just fine with them! Then, Storm embarks on a vision quest to find Forge — but when she discovers the evil Adversary pulling their strings, the X-Men must literally sacrifice their lives to stop him! Meanwhile, the New Mutants take in the hybrid creature known as Bird-Brain — but when he flees back to the island where he was created, the team follows and clashes with the Ani-Mator in a battle that will cost the young mutants one of their own! Guest-starring the Incredible Hulk! Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #220-227, INCREDIBLE HULK (1968) #340 and NEW MUTANTS (1983) #55-61.
440 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
AVENGERS: THE ONCE AND FUTURE KANG TPB
Written by ROGER STERN, JIM SHOOTER, DANNY FINGEROTH & STEVE ENGLEHART
Penciled by JOHN BUSCEMA, STEVE DITKO & MARK BRIGHT
Cover by JOHN BUSCEMA
The Sub-Mariner has joined the Avengers! And they’ll need his superhuman strength and aquatic expertise when they make a shocking discovery beneath the waves of Jamaica Bay, deal with a new Yellowjacket and clash with the unimaginable cosmic power of the Beyonder! But when the Avengers’ time-hopping nemesis Kang the Conqueror returns — a whole Council of Kangs, in fact — can Earth’s Mightiest Heroes escape the deadly realm of Limbo, dispatch the threats of the Space Phantom and Growing Man, and triumph over their futuristic foe? And what parts will Ravonna and Immortus play in the battle? Plus: The Avengers and West Coast team up to uncover a traitor in their midst! Guest-starring the Molecule Man, the Silver Surfer and Freedom Force! Collecting AVENGERS (1963) #262-269, AVENGERS ANNUAL (1967) #15 and WEST COAST AVENGERS ANNUAL #1.
280 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ESSENTIAL MARVEL TEAM-UP VOL. 4 TPB
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, BILL KUNKEL, STEVEN GRANT, ALAN KUPPERBERG, ROGER STERN & MORE
Penciled by JEFF ACLIN, HOWARD CHAYKIN, DON PERLIN, MIKE VOSBURG, SAL BUSCEMA,
BOB MCLEOD, GENE COLAN, RICH BUCKLER, PAT BRODERICK, CARMINE INFANTINO, MIKE ZECK,
JIMMY JANES, ALAN KUPPERBERG, WILL MEUGNIOT & HERB TRIMPE
Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Spider-Man’s parade of all-star team-ups continues as he fights side-by-side with Nick Fury, Black Widow, Hawkeye, Hulk, the Guardians of the Galaxy, Dr. Strange, Ms. Marvel, Black Panther, Nightcrawler, Beast, Ghost Rider, Howard the Duck, X-51, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and more — against a non-stop onslaught of deadly foes including the Silver Dagger, the Griffin, Boomerang, the Maggia, Arcade, Killer Shrike, Mr. Fear, Tatterdemalion, the Owl and Nightshade! And in a special multi-part epic, Spider-Man and S.H.I.E.L.D. must race against time to save the president from death at the hands of Viper and the Silver Samurai! Collecting MARVEL TEAM-UP (1972) #76-78 and #80-98, and MARVEL TEAM-UP ANNUAL #2-3.
480 PGS./Rated T …$19.99
Posters SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN POSTER
Previously solicited as MARVEL NOW JANUARY TBD POSTER. FOC 11/12/12, On-Sale 12/12/12 –
Poster, 24x36, FC (OCT120713) $8.99
UNCANNY X-FORCE POSTER
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Poster, 24x36, FC (SEP120725) $8.99
NEW AVENGERS POSTER
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Poster, 24x36, FC (OCT120712) $8.99
SAVAGE WOLVERINE POSTER
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YOUNG AVENGERS POSTER
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