Marvel Comics On Sale January 9, 2008

Sat, January 5th, 2008 at 12:00am PST

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CBR News Team, Editor

Marvel has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics shipping next week -- January 9, 2008 -- to comics stores everywhere. When you're done checking out these exciting previews of "Ghost Rider" #19, "Mighty Avengers" #7, "Nova" #10, "Onslought Reborn" #5, "Punisher War Journal" #15, "The Twelve" #1 and "Wolverine" #61, don't forget to stop by CBR's Marvel Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.

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GHOST RIDER #19

COVER BY: MIKE DEODATO

WRITER: DANIEL WAY

PENCILS: JAVIER SALTARES

INKS: TOM PALMER

COLORED BY: DAN BROWN

LETTERED BY: VC - JOE CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

"REVELATIONS," PART 6

Conclusion! In the wake of last issue's stunning realization, Johnny Blaze, the Ghost Rider, must make a choice: finishing out his mission of vengeance…or starting a new one. What choice will Johnny make, with the fate of the mortal realm hanging in the balance? Only one thing is certain: Lucifer isn't going to sit around waiting for a decision.

Parental Advisory …$2.99

MIGHTY AVENGERS #7
COVER BY: FRANK CHO

WRITER: BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS

PENCILS: MARK BAGLEY

INKS: DANNY MIKI

COLORED BY: JASON KEITH

LETTERED BY: DAVE LANPHEAR

THE STORY:

The Ultimate Spider-Man super-team of Bendis and Bagley reunite and just in time for the Avengers' biggest problem ever!!! A Venom virus hits the city of New York!! A Venom virus!! The entire city of New York turns symbiote. Plus, Wonder Man gets a much needed makeover. All this and Tony Stark Rated A …$2.99

NOVA #10
COVER BY: ADI GRANOV

WRITER: DAN ABNETT

PENCILS: WELLINTON ALVES

COLORED BY: GURU-EFX

LETTERED BY: VC - CORY PETIT

THE STORY:

A special standalone thriller trapping Nova and Gamora together! Allies, lovers, Phalanx puppets…and now the bitterest of enemies! Captured together by an alien menace, will the Human Rocket and the Deadliest Woman in the Universe work together to survive, or wind up killing each other instead? It's dark, cosmic action and a love-hate clash as hit series writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, and new penciling sensation Wellinton Alves, deliver what Wizard calls a "one-stop shop for sci-fi spectaculars, superhero drama and real humanity."

Rated T+ …$2.99

ONSLAUGHT REBORN #5
COVER BY: ROB LIEFELD

WRITER: JEPH LOEB

PENCILS: ROB LIEFELD

COLORED BY: ROB LIEFELD

LETTERED BY: RICHARD STARKINGS

THE STORY:

This is it! The heroes have assembled!! And the greatest evil the universe has ever faced is ready to take them on!!! Who lives?!?! Who dies?!?!?! And what will be the final fate of Onslaught?!?!?!?! Will this arch-fiend really be gone for good…or will we see his demonic face again in the Marvel Universe…? Only masters of full-on action, Jeph Loeb and Rob Liefeld, know for sure! All we know is this is the wildest ride on Earth-any Earth!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL #15
COVER BY: ARIEL OLIVETTI

WRITER: MATT FRACTION

PENCILS: SCOTT WEGENER

LETTERED BY: VC - JOE CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

"HUNTER/HUNTED" comes to its jaw-breaking conclusion as the Punisher faces off against the all-new Kraven the Hunter. As the Hunter's menagerie ship bursts and burns in the New York Harbor, Frank has to fight his way tooth and nail to daylight as Kraven kills his way towards Frank... and in-between the two of them stands the Hunter's menagerie run rampant, out for blood, out of their minds, and looking to even the score. And who is the last piece of G.W. Bridge's puzzle? All hell breaks loose in the issue that re-defines "savagery."

Parental Advisory …$2.99

THE TWELVE #1
WRAPAROUND COVER

COVER BY: KAARE ANDREWS

WRITER: J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI

PENCILS: CHRIS WESTON

INKS: GARRY LEACH

COLORED BY: CHRIS CHUCKRY

LETTERED BY: COMICRAFT

THE STORY:

Yesterday's Men of Tomorrow-Today! Thought lost to the pages of time, a dozen Mystery Men from the "greatest generation" of World War Two find themselves thrust into the morally-gray world of the 21st century! Now, Captain Wonder, Dynamic Man, Mastermind Excello, Mister E, the Laughing Mask, the Witness, the Black Widow, the Phantom Reporter, the Fiery Mask, Rockman, the Blue Blade and Electro the Marvel of the Age must seek a place for themselves in the modern Marvel Universe-while a silent killer seeks to eliminate them, one by one!

Rated T+ …$2.99

WOLVERINE #61
COVER BY: ARTHUR SUYDAM

WRITER: MARC GUGGENHEIM

PENCILS: HOWARD CHAYKIN

INKS: HOWARD CHAYKIN

COLORED BY: STUDIO F - EDGAR DELGADO

LETTERED BY: VC - CORY PETIT

THE STORY:

"LOGAN DIES"

This is it. The final chapter! Logan battles Scimitar, Shogun and Lord Shingen for his very soul! Will he survive? Probably, but with an arc entitled "Logan Dies," you can never be sure. Part 5 (of 5).

Parental Advisory …$2.99

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