More Marvel Comics On Sale March 19, 2008

Sat, March 15th, 2008 at 12:00am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Marvel has provided CBR News with more advance looks at new comics on sale next week -- March 19, 2008 -- including "Avengers Classic" #10, "Foolkiller" #4, "Franklin Richards: Spring Break!," "Ghost Rider" #21, "War Is Hell: The First Flight of the Phantom Eagle" #1 and"Wolverine: Origins" #23. When you're done checking out these exciting previews, be sure to visit CBR's Marvel Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.

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AVENGERS CLASSIC #10

COVER BY: ART ADAMS

WRITER: DWAYNE MCDUFFIE

STAN LEE

PENCILS: JUAN DOE

DON HECK

INKS: JUAN DOE

COLORED BY: TOM ZIUKO

LETTERED BY: VC - RUS WOOTON

THE STORY:

This is the big one! The Avengers break up!! Faced with an unstoppable enemy, Earth's Mightiest Heroes are fragmented and very nearly destroyed in another thrilling Stan Lee/Don Heck yarn from the House of Ideas! Featuring: the incredible, the inconceivable, the incalculable menace of…IMMORTUS! Plus!! All-new Avengers adventures from the incomparable minds of Dwayne McDuffie and Juan Doe!

Rated A …$2.99

FOOLKILLER #4

COVER BY: LAN MEDINA

WRITER: GREGG HURWITZ

PENCILS: LAN MEDINA

COLORED BY: JUNE CHUNG

LETTERED BY: VC - JOE CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

"FOOL'S PARADISE," PART 4: "FOOLPROOF"

Move over Frank Castle, there's a new vigilante in town. The Foolkiller has been brutally introduced to the human joke, and he wants to make sure fools everywhere take note. "A fool thinks himself wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool." Shakespeare said that. He also said, "Hell is empty, and all the devils are here." He was right both times. The devil is here, and he's got his sights set on the Foolkiller. His name is Sickle Moon, and he's not much to look at. But if you've seen him, you're probably dead.

Cardstock Cover/Explicit Content …$3.99

FRANKLIN RICHARDS: SPRING BREAK! #1

COVER BY: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

WRITER: MARC SUMERAK

CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

PENCILS: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

INKS: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

LETTERED BY: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

THE STORY:

Spring is finally here! The snow is thawing, the days are getting longer, and Franklin Richards is destroying everything in his superhero father's secret lab. (Wait...that last part happens every season!) Franklin Richards comes in like a lion this March in five brand-new tales filled with doohickeys and destruction...and it'll once again be up to his robot pal H.E.R.B.I.E. to handle the spring cleaning after the damage is done! This special one-shot is gonna make the Fantastic Four wish they had gone on a long vacation...

All Ages…$2.99

GHOST RIDER #21

COVER BY: MARKO DJURDJEVIC

WRITER: JASON AARON

PENCILS: ROLAND BOSCHI

INKS: ROLAND BOSCHI

COLORED BY: DAN BROWN

LETTERED BY: JOE CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

Hell-bent, and heaven bound part 2 (of 4)

In a tiny town in the middle of nowhere, Johnny Blaze's quest for vengeance continues when he faces off with a group of nurses who are armed to the teeth and looking to violate their Hippocratic Oath six ways to Sunday. Plus we meet a young cop named Kowalski who runs into a bit of trouble of his own while researching his town's strange proclivity for deadly car accidents. And of course there's also your regular dose of flaming skulls and big, honking, bad–%&$ motorcycles.

Rated Parental Advisory …$2.99

WAR IS HELL: THE FIRST FLIGHT OF THE PHANTOM EAGLE #1
COVER BY: JOHN CASSADAY

WRITER: GARTH ENNIS

PENCILS: HOWARD CHAYKIN

INKS: HOWARD CHAYKIN

LETTERED BY: TODD KLEIN

THE STORY:

Set against the grim backdrop of Word War I, mysterious aviator Karl Kaufmann arrives on the western front dressed outlandishly and at the controls of his own plane. Overconfident and full of romantic ideals, he has come to fight and kill the Hun. But soon Kaufmann confronts staggering loss and witnesses violence on a scale he has never imagined. In the process, he learns the harsh truth of conflict: war is hell. Written by Garth Ennis and drawn by Howard Chaykin.

Cardstock Cover/Explicit Content …$3.99

WOLVERINE: ORIGINS #23
COVER BY: SIMONE BIANCHI

WRITER: DANIEL WAY

PENCILS: STEVE DILLON

INKS: STEVE DILLON

COLORED BY: AVALON - MATT MILLA

LETTERED BY: VC - CORY PETIT

THE STORY:

"THE DEEP END"

Wolverine just will not #$%ing die! Now, this is really no big surprise to Deadpool, but it is definitely...frustrating. Maddening, in fact. Will Deadpool be able to keep it together long enough to pull the trigger on his "master plan?" Or will he, instead, be the one who gets trapped? After all, it's not like this is Wolverine's first time around the block…Part 3 of 5.

Parental Advisory …$2.99

 
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