"Agents of Atlas" #1 sells out, second printing announced

Tue, February 10th, 2009 at 1:52pm PST

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

Marvel is pleased to announce that Agents of Atlas #1 has sold out at Diamond (though copies may be available at the retail level) and will return with Agents of Atlas #1 Second Printing Variant. Fan favorite writer Jeff Parker and stylish artist Carlo Pagulayan have brought these exciting characters back on to the Marvel scene in an explosive way! Everyone has something to gain during Dark Reign, but what are the unpredictable Agents of Atlas really looking for? This new second printing features Pagulayan’s powerful interior art on a new cover!

Critics and Fans agree Agents of Atlas is a smash hit:

“Jeff Parker has managed to carve out a delightfully pulp-inspired world and integrated it seamlessly into the rest of the Marvel Universe.” – Benjamin Birdie, Comicbookresources.com

“I felt instantly drawn to the characters…I was viewing something special.” – Michael Colbert, Comicsbulletin.com

“Carlo Pagulayan turned in some great work with this issue.” – Jesse Schedeen, IGN.com

“Comics do not get much better…there’s something here for all generations.” – Jay Tomio, Bookspotcentral.com

Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on Agents of Atlas, as the series continues to generate significant buzz. Don’t miss the thrills and intrigue as The Agents of Atlas face trials and tribulations during the backdrop of Dark Reign in Agents of Atlas #2!

AGENTS OF ATLAS #1 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (DEC088144)
Written by JEFF PARKER
Penciled by CARLO PAGULAYAN
Cover by CARLO PAGULAYAN
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 2/19, On-Sale – 3/11/09

AGENTS OF ATLAS #2 (JAN092488)
AGENTS OF ATLAS #2 VARIANT (JAN092489)
Written by JEFF PARKER
Pencils by CARLO PAGULAYAN & GABRIEL HARDMAN
Cover by GREG LAND
Variant Cover by ED MCGUINNESS
Rated T+ …$2.99
FOC – 2/12, On-Sale 3/4/09

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