PREVIEWS: "Amazing Spider-Man," "New X-Men" and More

Mon, May 7th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Marvel Comics has provided CBR News with advance looks at some of their newest titles shipping this week. When you're done checking out these previews of "Amazing Spider-Man," "The Immortal Iron Fist" and "New X-Men," stop by CBR's Marvel Comics forum to discuss them with fellow fans.

target="PopUp">AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #540

COVER BY: RON GARNEY

WRITER: J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI

PENCILS: RON GARNEY

INKS: BILL REINHOLD

COLORED BY: AVALON - MATT MILLA

LETTERED BY: VC - CORY PETIT

THE STORY:

“BACK IN BLACK ” PART 2

No one’s paid the price for Civil War more than Peter Parker. Now, one of his worst fears has been realized. A tragedy from which he might never recover. And if that weren’t enough – he’s a fugitive, hunted, on the run. Black isn’t just the color of his costume – it’s a state of mind. Get on board here, True Believer, as we gear up for an event that will forever change the life of your favorite web-slinger. There IS no going back.

32 PGS./Rated A …$2.99

PRICE: 2.99

IN STORES: 2007-05-09

target="PopUp">IMMORTAL IRON FIST #5
COVER BY: DAVID AJA

WRITER: MATT FRACTION

PENCILS: DAVID AJA

INKS: DAVID AJA

COLORED BY: MATT HOLLINGSWORTH

LETTERED BY: VC - TBD

THE STORY:

It's the collision you've been waiting for: the Iron Fists of two different eras come head to head! Daniel Rand: the Iron Fist of the modern age, rocketed back to front and center of the Marvel Universe. Orson Randall: the Iron Fist of decades past, somehow still alive, somehow still on the run from the nightmare of the first World War, and somehow…sharing…the power of the Iron Fist with Danny. They'll have to learn to work together if they want to escape a trap that sprang to life centuries ago, their shared mystical lineage may be their only hope at surviving HYDRA’s full-on assault against…THE IMMORTAL IRON FIST! Written by Ed Brubaker (CAPTAIN AMERICA) and Matt Fraction (PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL, CASANOVA) and drawn by the brilliant David Aja (DAREDEVIL) with Travel Foreman (ARES).

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

PRICE: 2.99

IN STORES: 2007-05-09

target="PopUp">NEW X-MEN #38

COVER BY: SKOTT YOUNG

WRITER: CHRISTOPHER YOST

CRAIG KYLE

PENCILS: SKOTT YOUNG

INKS: SEAN P. PARSONS

COLORED BY: BRIAN REBER

LETTERED BY: DAVE SHARPE

THE STORY:

“QUEST FOR MAGIK" Part 1 (of 4)!

The demon lord Belasco has pulled the Xavier Institute into Limbo, but he's not after the X-Men... he's come for the New X-Men. With their leaders cut off, most of the team captured, and a group of students thrown into the demon infested wastelands, all hope seems lost. But the kids aren't alone in Limbo... and things are about to get much, much worse.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

PRICE: 2.99

IN STORES: 2007-05-09

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