Marvel Comics On Sale February 6, 2008

Fri, February 1st, 2008 at 12:00am PST

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CBR News Team, Editor

Marvel has provided CBR News with more advance looks at new comics on sale next week -- Wednesday, February 6, 2008 -- including "Clandestine" #1, "Moon Knight" #15, "Ms. Marvel" #24, "Omega: The Unknown" #5 and "Silver Surfer: In Thy Name" #4. When you're done checking out these exciting previews, don't forget to stop by CBR's Marvel Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.

 

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CLANDESTINE #1

COVER BY: ALAN DAVIS

WRITER: ALAN DAVIS

PENCILS: ALAN DAVIS

INKS: MARK FARMER

COLORED BY: CHRIS SOTOMAYOR

LETTERED BY: DAVE LANPHEAR

THE STORY:

Alan Davis' freaky family returns! They've existed, hidden among mankind for centuries, a mysterious bloodline of superhumans, eternal and apart. And all they've desired is to be left alone, to pursue their individual interests in peace. But now, the existence of their hidden clan is threatened with exposure by the activities of one of their youngest siblings, Rory Destine, who aspires to be the costumed crimefighter called the Crimson Crusader! And now that the cat's been let out of the bag, who or what is going to come calling at the Destine family's Ravenscroft doorway?

Rated T+…$2.99

MOON KNIGHT #15

COVER BY: ARTHUR SUYDAM

WRITER: MIKE BENSON

PENCILS: JAVIER SALTARES

INKS: MARK TEXEIRA

COLORED BY: DAN BROWN

LETTERED BY: VC - JOE CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

Award-winning TV writer Mike Benson (Entourage) takes over the reins, with co-plotter Charlie Huston!

"GOD AND COUNTRY," PART 2

With Moon Knight leaving a trail of broken bodies in his wake, Tony Stark has one question on his mind: How the hell did this psycho get a Registration Card? But by the time Stark uncovers the truth, it might very well be too late. For Khonshu has great expectations of his avatar -- he wants the streets washed with blood, and what Khonshu wants, he usually gets.

32 PGS./Parental Advisory…$2.99

MS. MARVEL #24
COVER BY: GREG HORN

WRITER: BRIAN REED

PENCILS: AARON LOPRESTI

INKS: MATT RYAN

COLORED BY: CHRIS SOTOMAYOR

LETTERED BY: DAVE SHARPE

THE STORY:

Brian Reed and Aaron Lopresti break the record set by Ms. Marvel's original series by reaching the twenty-fourth issue (cue fireworks)...and they do it in style! On Monster Island, surrounded by thousands of Brood, Carol Danvers regains her long lost Binary abilities...but the price may be her life!

32 PGS./Rated T+…$2.99

OMEGA: THE UNKNOWN #5
COVER BY: FAREL DALRYMPLE

WRITER: JONATHAN LETHEM

KARL RUSNAK

PENCILS: FAREL DALRYMPLE

PAUL HORNSCHEMEIER

INKS: FAREL DALRYMPLE

COLORED BY: PAUL HORNSCHEMEIER

LETTERED BY: FAREL DALRYMPLE

THE STORY:

Omega gets a job in a fast-food joint, the Unparalleled Mink loses a family member and a body part, and Alex discovers that when you run away from home it's probably better not to retrace your steps, in the fifth chapter of the future-award-winning reprisal of Steve Gerber and Mary Skrenes "Omega The Unknown" by Jonathan Lethem, Karl Rusnak, Farel Dalrymple and Paul Hornschemeier

32 PGS./Rated T+…$2.99

SILVER SURFER: IN THY NAME #4
COVER BY: TAN ENG HUAT

WRITER: SIMON SPURRIER

PENCILS: TAN ENG HUAT

COLORED BY: JOSE VILLARRUBIA

LETTERED BY: VC - CORY PETIT

THE STORY:

The Surfer resorts to desperate measures in his cosmic quest to avert galactic war. But, with patience running low and tempers burning bright, his one hope of restoring peace…is the threat of total annihilation. This one's got it all, folks: turmoil, tragedy, and Terror From Beyond the Stars! Spurrier and Huat's alien extravaganza roars to its sky-shaking finale, with the fate of worlds hanging in the balance!

Rated A…$2.99

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