Marvel Comics Solicitations for December, 2013

Thu, September 12th, 2013 at 8:58am PDT | Updated: September 12th, 2013 at 10:31am

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UPDATED 9/12 @ 10:30 AM - The original description released for X-MEN #8 was incorrect and has been updated with the correct information.

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Marvel Solicitations Legend:
(W) = Writer
(A) = Artist
(A/C) = Art and Cover

INHUMANITY #1
MATT FRACTION (W)
OLIVIER COIPEL (A/C)
• After INFINITY, the Marvel Universe has changed.
• The Avengers find themselves face to face with Karnak who has discovered the secret of the Inhumans that will shake the Marvel U to its core.
40 PGS./ONE SHOT/Rated T …$3.99
MIGHTY AVENGERS #4.INH
AL EWING (W) • GREG LAND (A/C)
Variant Cover by STEVE EPTING
50TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT by DANIEL ACUÑA
INHUMANITY TIE-IN!
• In the aftermath of Infinity, Luke Cage brings his Mighty Avengers together! And a certain Superior someone is not happy about it!
• Plus: The birth of the new Ronin!
• This solicit sponsored by CORTEX Incorporated. CORTEX. Tomorrow is in our hands.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

NEW AVENGERS #13.INH
JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • SIMONE BIANCHI (A/C)
Variant Cover by MIKE DEODATO
INHUMANITY TIE-IN! – “THE OTHER SIDE”
• With the consequences of Infinity fresh on their minds, tough decisions are made.
• The gathering of a new Illuminati.
• We learn more about the other beings related to the Incursions.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #17.INH
MARK WAID (W)
CLAY MANN (A)
Cover by MAHMUD ASRAR
INHUMANITY TIE-IN! “THE HUMANITY BOMB” CHAPTER ONE!
• Humanity has placed its faith in BRUCE BANNER to save Earth!
• Who is working AGAINST Banner as the threat spreads?
• This time, HULK has nothing to punch! Can Banner smash?
32 PGS./ Rated T…$3.99

AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #22.INH
KELLY SUE DECONNICK & WARREN ELLIS (W)
MATTEO BUFFAGNI (A)
Cover by JORGE MOLINA
INHUMANITY TIE-IN
• Spider-Woman and the Hulk -- Team Sad! -- are Back in Black… and red. And yellow. And purple and green. A lot of green.
• Speaking of green… Spider-Girl follows in the footsteps of her investigative reporter Dad and follows the money.
• The Toxic Doxie has her very own Inhuman… All that a homicidal maniac could ask for.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

UNCANNY X-MEN #15.INH
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • KRIS ANKA (A/C)
INHUMANITY TIE-IN!
• The ladies of the UNCANNY X-MEN go out on the town and find themselves face-to-face with the effects of INHUMANITY.
• Wait, is that Kitty Pryde with the UNCANNY X-MEN?!?!
• Rising star KRIS ANKA (covers of UNCANNY X-FORCE, ALL-NEW X-MEN SPECIAL) comes in as guest artist for this special issue!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Inhumanity: The Awakening #1 (OF 2)
MATT KINDT (W)
PAUL DAVIDSON (A)
Cover by JORGE MOLINA
INHUMANITY HITS MARVEL’S SUPERHUMAN SCHOOLS!
• Inhuman chrysalises have appeared across the world…some want them, some want to destroy them…and your favorite superhuman students are caught in the crossfire!
• From the pages of INFINITY: THE HUNT comes more craziness from the Avengers Academy and the Jean Grey School – written by THE HUNT’s Matt Kindt!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

AVENGERS A.I. #7.INH
SAM HUMPHRIES (W)
ANDRÉ ARAÚJO (A)
Cover by DAVE MARQUEZ
• HERE COMES INHUMANITY…and ol’ Hornhead himself!
• Cleaning up New York in the wake of INFINITY, the A.I. find themselves at the mercy of…Grandma??!
• Daredevil + Ant-Man = a doctorate in Wisecracks and Hijinkery!
• Doombot finds his inner hero. Sort of.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

ORIGIN II #1 (OF 5)
KIERON GILLEN (W) • ADAM KUBERT (A/C)
Sketch Variant by Adam Kubert
Variant Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA
Deadpool Variant by TBA
Variant Cover by Skottie Young
Blank Variant Also Available
Special Digital Edition Offer! Each copy comes with a FREE digital edition download of ORIGIN II #1, ORIGIN #1, & WOLVERINE: JAPAN’S MOST WANTED INFINITE COMIC #1!
Featuring a special Collector’s Edition Acetate Cover!
Part 1 of 5! A few years after the events of ORIGIN finds James Howlett running with the wolves…until something unexpected brings him back into the world of Follow the first “X-Man” as he finds his way back to civilization and falls afoul of someone Sinister, who’s just discovering mutantkind and the horrors he can visit on them. Plus, discover the secret behind James’ greatest enemy! At some point, the mutant who will become The Wolverine must choose: is he man or is he beast? An all-new chapter in the secret origin of one of Marvel’s most mysterious characters is revealed starting this November, by superstars Kieron Gillen (YOUNG AVENGERS, IRON MAN) and Adam Kubert (AVENGERS, UNCANNY X-MEN, WOLVERINE)!
48 PGS./Parental Advisory …$4.99
Retailers please note: In anticipation of this issue’s popularity, Marvel will have plenty of copies available to order.

AVENGERS #24.NOW
JONATHAN HICKMAN (W) • ESAD RIBIC (A/C)
Variant cover by Simone Bianchi
Variant cover by Agustin Alessio
MEGA FOLDOUT VARIANT by DANIEL ACUÑA
DEAPOOL VARIANT BY TBA
MARVEL MEOW VARIANT by TBA
BLANK VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE
“ROGUE PLANET” - Part 1 of 5
• Captain America and Iron Man plan for the next version of the Avengers.
• A runaway planet is on a collision course with Earth.
• A visitor from the future helps save the day.
• AVENGERS #24.NOW = AVENGERS #1 IN ALL-NEW MARVEL NOW!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

UNCANNY AVENGERS #15
RICK REMENDER (W) • STEVE MCNIVEN (A/C)
• After the numerous deaths last issue the Avengers Unity Squad is left shattered and broken.
• The fate of humanity rests in the hands of Thor, but can the God of Thunder defeat the combined might of two Apocalypses?
• At the same time The Wasp fights for her life against the unparalleled might of The Sentry!
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Avengers Annual #1
KATHRYN IMMONEN (W) • DAVID LAFUENTE (A/C)
• It’s Christmas Eve in Avengers Tower. Everybody’s got somewhere better to be and Cap’s all alone on Tower-sitting duty. Or is he?
• Outside all is calm, all is quiet, but inside it’s an avalanche of mayhem as an intruder turns the Avengers’ own tower against them!
• And introducing Zamira! She’s Meryl Streep with a vengeance! Or maybe just a hormonal teenager...WITH OUT OF CONTROL SUPER POWERS!
40 PGS./ONE SHOT/Rated T+…$4.99

Secret Avengers #12 & 13
NICK SPENCER & ALES KOT (W) • BUTCH GUICE (A/C)
#12 - HOW TO MAIM A MOCKINGBIRD, Part One
• Can Mockingbird escape before the High Council of A.I.M. discovers her true identity?
• Maria Hill gets a mind-bending offer from a rogue A.I.M. operative. And you probably know him. It’s REDACTED.
• Hawkeye, Black Widow and Fury plumb the “depths” of A.I.M.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
#13 - HOW TO MAIM A MOCKINGBIRD, Part Two
• Secret Avengers are taken down by A.I.M.?!
• Taskmaster and Mockingbird go full stealth mode as the entire A.I.M. island searches for them.
• A.I.M.’s secrets are spilled. Forson’s wild card is revealed. A team member down.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

YOUNG AVENGERS #13 & 14
KIERON GILLEN (W) Issue #13-JAMIE MCKELVIE (A)
ISSUE #14- JAMIE MCKELVIE, EMMA VIECELI, CHRISTIAN WARD & ANNIE WU
Covers by JAMIE MCKELVIE
ISSUE #13 -
• This periodical plans to include an above-industry average amount and standard of drama, conflict (both internal and external), action set-pieces. It will include 20 pages of comic art. It prominently features heroic attempts to save the world and kissing.
• “The best comic I’ve ever written. Called Young Avengers #13.” - Kieron Gillen.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
ISSUE #14 - RESOLUTION (1 of 2)
• We gather in a night club, and have a string of connected and overlapping stories starring our cast. It’s a completely and unprecedented approach to a story in comics history. There are no parallels. We refuse to accept it.
•Team Young Avengers are joined by an all-start cast of some people we really like. Each individual section gets one individual artist. It’s a metaphor, probably.
• It’s been one hell of a year. In two episodes, one before and one after the new year, the Young Avengers get resolution. You guys do as well.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

A+X #15
GERRY DUGGAN & JAI NITZ (W)
DAVID YARDIN & GREG SMALLWOOD (A)
Cover by GREG SMALLWOOD
• Dr. Strange + Beast = a truly insane story by Dream Thief creators JAI NITZ and GREG SMALLWOOD!
• Part 3 of the Captain America + Cyclops story by Gerry Duggan (DEADPOOL) and David Yardin (X-FACTOR, Injustice).
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99
CATACLYSM: THE ULTIMATES’ LAST STAND #3 (of 5)
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • MARK BAGLEY (A/C)
Variant Cover by MICO SUAYAN
THE BIGGEST ULTIMATE EVENT YET! MARVEL’S GALACTUS VS. THE ULTIMATES!!!
• A hero falls!
• MILES MORALES travels to the MARVEL UNIVERSE in search of clues to how to defeat GALACTUS.
• Can REED RICHARDS convince the ULTIMATES that he can redeem himself in times of disaster?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CATACLYSM: ULTIMATES #2 (of 3)
JOSH HALE FIALKOV (W) • CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO (A)
Cover by MUKESH SINGH
• HULK ORGANISM DESIGNED ONLY FOR KILLING VS. HERCULES!
• MODOK PREPARES THE WORLD FOR THE END.
• REED RICHARDS’ city is the key to GALACTUS’S FINAL SOLUTION.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
CATACLYSM: ULTIMATE X-MEN #2 (of 3)
JOSH HALE FIALKOV (W) • ALVARO MARTINEZ (A)
Cover by FABIO LISTRANI
• Trapped in a strange world fighting for survival!
• A mysterious hero from the Ultimate Universe’s Past RETURNS
• An X-Man cannot survive GAH LAK TUS!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
CATACLYSM: ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #2 (of 3)
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • DAVID MARQUEZ (A/C)
• The young heroes of the ULTIMATE UNIVERSE gather together to save New York from the terror of GALACTUS!!!
• War time romance blooms!
• A NEW hero debuts!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700.1 & #700. 2
DAVID MORRELL (w) • KLAUS JANSON (a)
Covers by PASQUAL FERRY
Variant Covers by KLAUS JANSON
• One year after his death at the hands of the Superior Spider-Man – PETER PARKER IS BACK!
• Acclaimed novelist David Morrell (First Blood) and legendary comics icon Klaus Janson (DAREDEVIL: END OF DAYS) team up to kick off this celebration of the world’s greatest super hero!
• With a blizzard crippling New York City, Spider-Man must protect the city – but Aunt May’s life is in danger!
40 PGS. (EACH)/Rated T …$3.99 (EACH)

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700.3 & #700.4
JOE CASEY, JEN VAN METER & CLAY CHAPMAN (W)
TIM GREEN, EMMA RIOS & JAVIER RODRIGUEZ (a)
Covers by PASQUAL FERRY
#700.3 VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
#700.4 VARIANT COVER BY MIRCO PIERFEDERICI
• Continuing the special celebration of THE ORIGINAL SPIDER-MAN from Man of Action’s Joe Casey & Tim Green (AVENGERS ACADEMY)!
• What is the Black Lodge? And how has Spider-Man been trapped there, surrounded by his deadliest foes? Then, the Black Cat and Spider-Man team-up to bust an international art thievery ring in CAT & MOUSE by Jen Van Meter (CAPTAIN MARVEL) and Emma Rios (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN).
• Finally, a young boy must learn he can’t rely on super heroes like Spider-Man to stand up against bullies in 12 O’CLOCK HIGH by Clay Chapman (AVENGERS: EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES) and Javier Rodriguez (DAREDEVIL).40 PGS. (EACH)/Rated T …$3.99 (EACH)

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700.5
BRIAN REED & KEVIN GRIEVIOUX (W)
SEAN CHEN & LEE WEEKS (a)
Cover by PASQUAL FERRY
Variant COVER BY IN-HYUK LEE
• Peter Parker and Johnny Storm must stop an apocalyptic future by fighting – the Fantastic Four?! By Brian Reed (MS. MARVEL) and Sean Chen (AVENGERS)!
• Then, a young child risks his life to save Spider-Man’s in the emotional WHAT WOULD SPIDER-MAN DO? By Kevin Grievioux (NEW WARRIORS) and Lee Weeks (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN)!
40 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #23
Dan Slott and Chris Gage (W)
Humberto Ramos (A/C)
Variant cover BY Skottie Young
DARKEST HOURS Part 2 of 4: “Complications”
• As Otto Octavius takes another big step in his life as Peter Parker... could a big part of Flash Thompson’s life be coming to a close? Will he be... VENOM NO MORE?!
• More with MJ! More with Carlie! More with the Green Goblin! And, after half a century, one of the most cringe-worthy moments in ALL of Spidey-history! You do NOT want to miss this one!
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #24
Dan Slott and Chris Gage (W)
Humberto Ramos (A/C)
Variant cover BY Stefano Caselli
DARKEST HOURS Part 3 of 4: “Complications”
• The birth of a new Goblin! The return of Cardiac! MJ’s greatest fear!
• And the one question everyone will be asking: “Who is THE SUPERIOR VENOM?!”
• Good luck, Superior Spider-Man! You’re gonna need it!
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

THE SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN TEAM-UP #7 & 8
CHRIS YOST (W) • Issue #7 - MARCO CHECCHETTO (A)
Issue #8 - Stephanie Hans (A)
CoverS by PAOLO RIVERA
Issue #7
• How did everything go so wrong, and how is it the Superior Spider-Man’s fault?!
• Every single person in New York City is going to die at the hands of Spider-Man’s new teammates, aka the SINISTER SIX.
• With Great Arrogance Must Come Great Consequences.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
Issue #8
• After the events of the Superior Six, the Superior Spider-Man faces off with an even deadlier foe: SELF-DOUBT.
• Has the Superior Spider-Man been humbled? How can he come back from this?
• With the help of a guest-star even more arrogant than Spider-Man… THE SUB-MARINER!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

THE SUPERIOR FOES OF SPIDER-MAN #7
Nick Spencer (W) • Steve Lieber (A)
Cover by In-Hyuk-Lee
• The Sleeper hit of the year continues!
• Can’t do the time? Speed Demon shouldn’t have done the crime.
• Spencer, Lieber, Rosenberg, Caramagna, and a group of Foes on the brink!
32 PGS./Rated T…$2.99
SCARLET SPIDER #25
CHRIS YOST (W)
DAVID BALDEON (A)
Cover by Ryan Stegman
LAST DEVASTATING ISSUE!
• It’s over. Kaine did his best to be a hero. He failed.
• What about Houston?! Who lives? Who dies? Is there a place for the Scarlet Spider in this world? The answers will surprise you.
• Two years and 25 issues have led to THIS! Guest starring: MEXICO!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
MARVEL KNIGHTS: SPIDER-MAN #3 (of 5)
MATT KINDT (W)
MARCO RUDY (A/C)
• Spidey submerged – trapped aboard a submarine beneath the waves on a submarine with some of his most dangerous enemies!
• Will Spider-Man be able to reach the sub’s command deck and take control of the vessel?
• Featuring the return of the Marvel Universe’s most notorious – and infamous --villains!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
MARVEL KNIGHTS: X-MEN #2 (of 5)
BRAHM REVEL (W)
BRAHM REVEL (A/C)
• In a small cabin in the woods, The X-Men find a young mutant who is learning to control her powers… but she’s not alone!
• Can our heroes possibly survive after they’re ambushed by a horde of super-villains?
• Will Rogue, Wolverine, and Kitty save themselves and the young mutant they’ve found before her powers spiral out of control?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

MARVEL KNIGHTS: HULK #1 (OF 4)
JOE KEATINGE (W) • PIOTR KOWALSKI (A)
Cover by PIOTR KOWALSKI
Variant cover by CHRIS STEVENS
AN ALL-NEW HULK EPIC SPOTLIGHTING THE UNIQUE TALENTS OF TWO RISING STARS!
• Marvel Knights returns as a platform for the continuing influx of unique independent voices to Marvel—as writer Joe Keatinge (Glory) and artist Piotr Kowalski (Sex) unleash the green goliath!
• An amnesiac Dr. Bruce Bannner awakens on the banks of the Sienne—and soon finds himself in a desperate race through the streets of Paris! Who is hunting him—and how are they both transforming into grotesque Hulks?
• A mind-bending mystery + an iconic city + huge monsters = quirky cool Hulk action downloaded directly from the mad minds of Keatinge & Kowalski!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

STAR-LORD: WORLDS ON THE BRINK
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT & DOUG MOENCH
Penciled by CARMINE INFANTINO & GENE COLAN
Cover by STEVE MCNIVEN
• Star-Lord soars back into action in his second collection of scintillating seventies sci-fi!
• When Star-Lord is shot down and crashes on a desert planet, “Ship” must take human form to save his life — but can the two rescue an alien god from space pirates?
• An unimaginably powerful alien race has destroyed an innocent, inhabited world — and Star-Lord must find a way to stop them from targeting a second!
• When Star-Lord is sucked through a wormhole onto a gigantic, centuries-old space ark, can he learn the inhabitants’ true agenda before Earth is overrun?
• Collecting material from MARVEL PREVIEW #14-15 and MARVEL SUPER SPECIAL #10.
112 PGS./Rated T+ …$7.99

Guardians of the galaxy #10
Brian Michael Bendis (W) • Kevin Maguire (A/C)
• Angela and Gamora go hunting.
• Special guest artist Kevin Maguire (Justice League, Batman Confidential, X-Men)
32 PGS./Rated T…$3.99
THUNDERBOLTS #19
CHARLES SOULE (W)
GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTA (A)
Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
• The Thunderbolts hit the road in the Punisher’s War Wagon!
• A team that gets along this well will be a dream on a road trip, right?
• RIIIIIIIIGHT…
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99
THUNDERBOLTS ANNUAL #1
BEN ACKER & BEN BLACKER (W)
Matteo Lolli (A)
Cover by CARLO BARBERI
• The Thunderbolts’ new mission? KILL DOCTOR STRANGE.
• Of course, they’re gonna need a pretty special arsenal for that.
• “Thrilling Adventure Hour” creators Ben Acker & Ben Blacker take the Tbolts on a whirlwind tour of the Marvel Magicverse!
40 PGS./ All-New Material/Parental Advisory …$4.99
CAPTAIN AMERICA #14
RICK REMENDER (W) • CARLOS PACHECO (A/C)
LOOSE NUKE PART 4
• Falcon and Captain America in the fight of their lives!
• The Iron Nail’s revenge takes form.
• No more greed. No more pollution. No more you. No more me. From here out there is only us!
• What is Nuke’s true mission? What does it have to do with the Weapon Minus program?
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

CAPTAIN AMERICA: LIVING LEGEND #4 (OF 4)
ANDY DIGGLE (W)
AGUSTIN ALESSIO (A)
Cover by ADI GRANOV
Variant cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
Legends Variant Cover by JIM STARLIN
• Past and present collide as Captain America leads a Russian assault squad into the heart of darkness!
• Can even a super-soldier survive possession by an alien dark energy being?
• The fate of humanity hangs in the balance as flesh and steel meld into something utterly alien - and utterly unstoppable!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER 2 (OF 2)
PETER DAVID (W)
WELLINTON ALVES (A)
GET READY FOR CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER WITH AN AWESOME ADAPTATION OF THE FIRST AVENGERS’ DEBUT MARVEL STUDIOS FILM!
• Travel back to the deadly days of World War II as the newly created, shield-slinging Super Soldier battles the nefarious Red Skull…for nothing less than the fate of the world!
• Captain America! Bucky! The Howling Commandos! Peggy Carter! All of this and more movie magic!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

IRON MAN #19
KIERON GILLEN (W) • JOE BENNET (A)
Cover by PAUL RIVOCHE
“IRON METROPOLITAN” PART TWO!
• Pepper meets P.E.P.P.E.R. Uh-oh.
• Pepper discovers Tony’s family secret. A whole different kind of Uh-Oh.
• The grand unveiling of the core of Troy, Tony’s Iron Metropolitan in Mandarin City. What could go wrong?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK ANNUAL #1
MARK WAID (W) • MAHMUD ASRAR (A/C)
“JOURNEY INTO SCIENCE!” GUEST STARRING IRON MAN
• Before BRUCE BANNER and TONY STARK became heroes, they built weapons. But who inspired them?
• One of Bruce’s lab assistants has unraveled a mystery from their past
• Now SHIELD must send HULK and IRON MAN to retrieve one of the greatest weapon designers of all time.
• Will they come back as weapons of mass destruction themselves?
40 PGS./ All-New Material/Rated T+ …$4.99

THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #16
JASON AARON (W) • RON GARNEY (A)
Cover by ESAD RIBIC
• The penultimate chapter of THE ACCURSED!
• Death comes to in the mountains of Jotunheim…
•..and there is a traitor among Thor’s newly formed League of Realms!
• As Thor prepares to execute one of his own comrades, Malekith stages his final bloody raid... on Earth.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DAREDEVIL: DARK NIGHTS #7 (of 8)
JIMMY PALMIOTTI (W)
THONY SILAS (A)
Cover by AMANDA CONNER
• Miami, Florida. Out of his element. Surrounded by enemies. Misty Knight breathing down his neck. Is this a problem for Matt Murdock?
• Nope.
• Jimmy Palmiotti (DAREDEVIL) and Thony Silas (VENOM) bring you IN THE NAME OF THE KING, part two!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
FEARLESS DEFENDERS #12
CULLEN BUNN (W)
WILL SLINEY (A)
Cover by MARK BROOKS
• The Defenders make a stand against the apocalyptic Doom Maidens! Hopefully some of the team survives!
• Valkyrie and Annabelle have a complicated relationship... and it’s only going to become even more perplexing and problematic as of this issue!
• A new (cosmically awesome) character joins the team! And you’ll never expect this addition to the cast!
• Caroline LeFay comes face to face with one of her estranged parents!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DAREDEVIL #34
MARK WAID (W) • Javier Rodriguez (A)
Cover BY Chris Samnee
• Daredevil’s become New York’s most dangerous man--the self-appointed prosecutor of the Sons of the Serpent, the secret clan who owns and operates the city’s justice system!
• The odds are against DD--and that’s just how he likes it!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
FANTASTIC FOUR #15
MATT FRACTION & KARL KESEL (W) • RAFF IENCO (A)
Cover by MARK BAGLEY
DOOMED! Part 3: The Elements of War
• The Fantastic Four struggle to stop the molecular plague destroying their powers and bodies.
• Standing between them and the cure: the Frightful Force, an army of their greatest foes, led by one of the F4’s own who betrayed them! Their only allies: another Fantastic Four!
• Meanwhile, Dr. Doom, Kang, and Annihilus come to an ominous meeting of the minds...
32 PGS./Rated T …$2.99

FF #15
MATT FRACTION & LEE ALLRED (W) • MICHAEL ALLRED (A/C)
• Invasion Latveria: the Video Game!
• Four stand-in replacement heroes and a dozen kids versus Dr. Doom, now transformed into the ultimate power in the universe: Doom the Annihilating Conqueror! What a time to run out of quarters!
• Game over, man! Game over!
32 PGS./Rated T …$2.99
NOVA #11
Gerry Duggan (W) • Paco Medina (A)
Cover BY Ed McGuinness
• It’s All-New Nova Now as we welcome new writer Gerry Duggan (DEADPOOL; “Guy” on one episode of the SARAH SILVERMAN PROGRAM)!
• The deadly secrets of the Nova Corps stand revealed...and Sam is waaay over his helmeted head.
• This is the beginning of something big, cosmic fans! An EPIC Odyssey that will take our warp speed wunderkind to the very ends of the Marvel Universe!
32 PGS./Rated T…$3.99

HAWKEYE #16
MATT FRACTION (W) • ANNIE WU (A)
Cover BY DAVID AJA
• The adventures of Lady Hawkguy out west continue as Kate helps a reclusive and Sixties-damaged pop music genius find his lost masterpiece.
• Madame Masque, meanwhile, finds HER. By which we mean starts trying to kill her again.
• Also the cat needs cat food and there’s none to be found. What’s THAT about?
• Hey not for nothin’ but you guys gotta try these Cronuts!
32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99

THE EMERALD CITY OF OZ #5 (of 5)
ERIC SHANOWER (W) • SKOTTIE YOUNG (A/C)
FINAL ISSUE!
• The Nome King’s hordes pour into the Emerald City, bent on destroying the Land of Oz, while Dorothy, the Tin Woodman, Ozma, and the rest of their friends can only wait and watch, helpless.
• The Scarecrow has one plan to save Oz, thanks to his humbug brains, and Glinda the Good has another.
• Discover why this is, in fact, the last anyone will ever hear of the Land of Oz.
32 PGS./All Ages …$3.99

MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #3
Adapted by Joe Caramagna
• It’s up to Falcon to save the day when a mysterious foe turns the Avengers into evil ghosts!
• Based on the hit animated show on DISNEY XD
32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99
Marvel Universe ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #21
Adapted by Joe Caramagna
• The terrifying villain Nightmare plunges New York City into a deep sleep.
• Spider-Man seeks the help of Doctor Strange. Together they must face their own worst fears to break the spell.
• Guest starring Iron Fist!
32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99
MARVEL UNIVERSE HULK: AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H. #3 (of 4)
Adapted by Joe Caramagna
• The Collector captures every last hero on Earth!
• Only the Hulk remains to save the planet from destruction!
• Guest starring Spider-Man!
32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99
AMAZING X-MEN #2
JASON AARON (W) • ED MCGUINNESS (A/C)
Variant Cover by Milo Manara
• The X-Men, on the search for Nightcrawler, find themselves separated!
• Wolverine and Northstar are mysteriously in… heaven?!
• But where does that leave the rest of the team?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
ALL-NEW X-MEN #20
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • BRANDON PETERSON (A/C)
X-MEN 50th ANNIVERSARY VARIANT by TBD
• The fallout of X-MEN: BATTLE OF THE ATOM continues!
• X-23 is back and kissing… WHO IS THE MYSTERY MAN??!
32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99
X-MEN #8
BRIAN WOOD (W) • TERRY DODSON (A/C)
• Part 2 of MUERTAS
• Lady Deathstrike discovers the identity of a foe the X-Men thought they had beaten, and will stop at nothing to track it down.
• Without her tech, Karima struggles to remember who she was.
• And reintroducing…Monet!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
WOLVERINE & THE X-MEN # 39
JASON AARON (W) • PEPE LARRAZ (A)
Cover by NICK BRADSHAW
• The effects of BATTLE OF THE ATOM continue to be felt!
• WOLVERINE AND CYCLOPS VS. SENTINELS!
• What does this have to do with SHIELD?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99
WOLVERINE #12
PAUL CORNELL (W) • ALAN DAVIS (A/C)
• The penultimate chapter of KILLABLE, the storyline that will change Wolverine as we know him forever!
• Wolverine is confronted with the mastermind behind the bounty on his head.
• Meanwhile, the virus is in its final stages of a hostile takeover of the human race!
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99
SAVAGE WOLVERINE #13
PHIL JIMENEZ (W) • PHIL JIMENEZ (A/C)
• Part 2 of 2!
• Wolverine’s hunt leads him to Madripoor, where he makes a shocking discovery.
• Guest-starring Kitty Pryde
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99
CABLE & X-FORCE #17
DENNIS HOPELESS (W) • GERARDO SANDOVAL (A)
Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA
• In the thrall of the Adversary, what havoc will Forge unleash upon Cable and X-Force?
• And in the wake of the devastation, can Cable come to terms with his drastically altered powers in time to save his daughter?
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99
UNCANNY X-FORCE #15
SAM HUMPHRIES (W) • PHIL BRIONES (A)
Cover by RAMON PEREZ
• THE GREAT CORRUPTION reaches its conclusion!
• One of the X-Men’s greatest foes is rampaging through Los Angeles in the guise of the Revenant Queen. What sacrifice will one member of Uncanny X-Force make to stop her and her army?
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

DEADPOOL #20
GERRY DUGGAN & BRIAN POSEHN (W)
SCOTT KOBLISH (A)
Cover by TOM SCIOLI
• Another flashback to Deadpool Stories Past!
• This time, Deadpool wreaks havoc on a cosmic level!
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99

DEADPOOL #21
GERRY DUGGAN & BRIAN POSEHN (W) • MIKE HAWTHORNE (A)
Cover by Mark Brooks
• Deadpool vs. S.H.I.E.L.D., part one!
• S.H.I.E.L.D. stiffed Deadpool on a bill!
• Now, they’re gonna regret it!
32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99

LONGSHOT SAVES THE MARVEL UNIVERSE #3 & 4 (of 4)
CHRISTOPHER HASTINGS (W) • JACOPO CAMAGNI (A)
Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA
• The worst threats that ever have/will face the Marvel Universe?
• The Hulkvengers? Kraven the Pheonix? WolfCap? Wolverine King of the Vampires? Cosmic Carnage?
• Sounds like a job for Longshot, right?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

X-MEN LEGACY #21
SIMON SPURRIER (W) • KHOI PHAM (A)
Cover by MIKE DEL MUNDO
• Legion’s final showdown with the monster in his mind that wears the face of his deceased father!
• What’s worse: the demonic Professor X has escaped into the real world. What terror will he unleash?
• This is the climactic story this series has been building to, guest-starring the allies Legion has made along the way…and not all of them will emerge unscathed!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

WOLVERINE MAX #14
JASON STARR (w) • ROLAND BOSCHI (a)
Cover by JOCK
• VEGAS part 4 of 5!
• Logan is one step closer to finding out who he was…but what he finds out might not be what he was expecting.
• An old friend turns out to be another, older enemy!
32 PGS./Explicit Content …$3.99
THERE IS A STRICT NO OVERPRINT POLICY ON ALL MAX TITLES.
FANTOMEX MAX #3 (of 4)
ANDREW HOPE (w) • SHAWN CRYSTAL (a)
Cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
• Fantomex fight for his life against a deadly kraken!
• EVA gets a new look... and a terrible understanding.
• And what lies at the heart of the Shivas facility?
32 PGS./Explicit Content …$3.99
THERE IS A STRICT NO OVERPRINT POLICY ON ALL MAX TITLES.
PAINKILLER JANE: THE PRICE OF FREEDOM #2 (OF 4)
JIMMY PALMIOTTI (W)
JUAN SANTACRUZ & SAM LOFTI (A)
Cover by AMANDA CONNER
PAINKILLER JANE is back in action as a bizarre group of killers hired by a mysterious boss have been sent to track down and Kill both Jane and the princess she is protecting out in the middle of a vacation town in Long Island. Problem is, they have no idea who they are messing with as Jane strikes back with a bloody vengeance!
32 PGS./Mature …$2.99

POWERS: BUREAU #10
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS & MICHAEL AVON OEMING (W)
MICHAEL AVON OEMING (A/C)
Walker and Pilgrim continue their investigation into the death of a true American icon — and uncover one of the darkest, most fascinating secrets of American superpower history! From the Eisner Award-winning team of Bendis and Oeming comes another shocking chapter of one of the most successful independent comics of its generation!
32 PGS./Mature …$3.95
© 2013 Jinxworld Inc.

SPIDER-MAN BY ROGER STERN OMNIBUS HC
Written by ROGER STERN with BILL MANTLO, TOM DEFALCO, MARV WOLFMAN, STEVE LEIALOHA, MARIE SEVERIN & JAN STRNAD
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR. with MARIE SEVERIN, JIM MOONEY, RON FRENZ, MIKE ZECK, JOHN BYRNE, STEVE LEIALOHA, RICK LEONARDI, DENYS COWAN, LUKE MCDONNELL, ED HANNIGAN, AL MILGROM & BOB HALL
Covers by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Because you demanded it! Mighty Marvel presents Roger Stern’s celebrated 1980s run on Spectacular Spider-Man and Amazing Spider-Man in one sensational Omnibus edition! Paired with John Romita Jr. and a cast of other top art talents, Roger Stern reinvigorated the life of everyone’s friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. Stern crafted definitive battles with the Juggernaut, the Vulture and the Kingpin, the fan-favorite tale of “The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man,” the 1st appearance of Monica Rambeau (a.k.a. Captain Marvel), and amazing introduction of the Hobgoblin! This is Spidey at his best—and Peter Parker, too! The lovely Black Cat, Amy Powell, and Mary Jane Watson are all vying for our hero’s undivided attention. So now that we have your attention, reserve your copy today, True Believer! Collecting THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (1976) 43-61, 85, THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (1963) 203, 224-252 & ANNUAL (1964) 16-17 and material from AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #15, SPECTAULAR SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #3, WEB OF SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #3 and WHAT IF…? #34
1248 PGS./Rated T …$125.00
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8827-8
Trim size: oversized
SPIDER-MAN BY ROGER STERN OMNIBUS HC VARIANT (DM ONLY)
1248 PGS./Rated T …$125.00
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8828-5

MARVEL MASTERWORKS: CAPTAIN AMERICA VOL. 7 HC
Written by GERRY CONWAY & STEVE ENGLEHART with STEVE GERBER
Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA with JOHN ROMITA
Cover by SAL BUSCEMA
A new era begins for the Sentinel of Liberty in this must-have Marvel Masterworks volume! It’s a Captain America extravaganza including shocking revelations; the debut of seminal Cap scribe Steve Englehart; and action, action, action aplenty! Our hero’s battles begin with Batroc the Leaper, the Stranger, the Scorpion and Mr. Hyde — but it’s all prelude to Cap facing off against S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Nick Fury. Meanwhile, the Falcon has a surprise encounter with two familiar — and anything but friendly — faces that will change Captain America’s life forever. It’s the shock of the year as Cap discovers that while he was frozen in the Arctic, there was second Captain America and Bucky! Now they’re back — and fighting mad! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA (1968) #149-159.
248 PGS./Rated T …$69.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8799-8
MARVEL MASTERWORKS: CAPTAIN AMERICA VOL. 7 HC — VARIANT EDITION VOL. 204 (DM ONLY)
248 PGS./Rated T …$69.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8800-1

THE MUPPETS OMNIBUS HC
Written by ROGER LANGRIDGE
Penciled by ROGER LANGRIDGE, SHELLI PAROLINE & AMY MEBBERSON
Covers by ROGER LANGRIDGE & PHIL NOTO
It’s time to play the music, it’s time to light the lights! It’s time to turn the pages of this Omnibus tonight! The Muppets take Marvel in this zany collection of Roger Langridge’s award-winning, gag-filled adventures of Kermit and the gang. From Bunsen and Beaker to Piiiigs In Spaaaace, all your favorites are here in a volume as hilarious as it is compendious — one even Statler and Waldorf wouldn’t hate! It’s time to get things started with the most sensational, inspirational, celebrational, muppetational book of all! Collecting THE MUPPET SHOW (2009) #1-4, THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK: THE TREASURE OF PEG-LEG WILSON #1-4, THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK #0-11 and THE MUPPETS (2012) #1-4.
1296 PGS./All Ages …$49.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8792-9
Trim size: oversized
THE MUPPETS OMNIBUS HC NOTO COVER (DM ONLY)
1296 PGS./All Ages …$49.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8793-6

X-MEN: BATTLE OF THE ATOM HC
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, BRIAN WOOD & JASON AARON
Penciled by FRANK CHO, STUART IMMONEN, DAVID LOPEZ, CHRIS BACHALO, GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI & ESAD RIBIC
Cover by ARTHUR ADAMS
The X-Men’s past, present and future collide in this 50th-anniversary event! Something horrible happens to the past versions of the X-Men that shakes spacetime to its core — and more X-Men arrive from the future with a message: The original five must return home! But when young Cyclops and Marvel Girl run away to stay in the present, the hunt is on! And where does the modern-day Cyclops’ revolutionary faction fit in? Things get even more complicated when mysterious foes attack the Jean Grey School, and the healing-impaired Wolverine takes a mortal hit! With spacetime up for grabs, the surprise ending will change everything as the X-Men’s footing in the world is drastically altered! Collecting X-MEN: BATTLE OF THE ATOM #1-2, ALL-NEW X-MEN #16-17, X-MEN (2013) #5-6, UNCANNY X-MEN (2013) #12-13 and WOLVERINE & THE X-MEN #36-37.
224 PGS./Rated T+ …$49.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8906-0
Trim size: oversized

UNCANNY X-FORCE BY RICK REMENDER OMNIBUS HC
Written by RICK REMENDER
Penciled by JEROME OPENA, ESAD RIBIC, RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, BILLY TAN, MARK BROOKS, ROBBI RODRIGUEZ, GREG TOCCHINI, PHIL NOTO, MIKE MCKONE, JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO & DAVE WILLIAMS
Cover by ESAD RIBIC
Rick Remender puts the Uncanny into X-Force in an epic, critically acclaimed run! Psylocke, Archangel, Deadpool and Fantomex sign up for Wolverine’s secret squad of assassins, but their first mission — to find and deal with the reborn Apocalypse — casts a long shadow. As the members of X-Force struggle to come to terms with their actions, one among them unravels in what could only be called the “Dark Angel Saga.” Startlingly familiar Deathloks; a return to the Age of Apocalypse; a warring Otherworld; and the all-new, all-deadly Brotherhood of Evil Mutants await in Remender’s extraordinary exploration of the ethics of execution. Featuring the stunning art of Jerome Opeña, Esad Ribic, Phil Noto and more! Collecting UNCANNY X-FORCE (2010) #1-35, #5.1 and #19.1; and material from WOLVERINE: ROAD TO HELL #1.
928 PGS./Parental Advisory …$99.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8571-0
Trim size: oversized

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST HC
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, WALTER SIMONSON, LOUISE SIMONSON, ALAN DAVIS, JOHN FRANCIS MOORE & JOE CASEY
Penciled by JOHN BYRNE, JACKSON GUICE, TERRY SHOEMAKER, CHRIS WOZNIAK, JON BOGDANOVE, ARTHUR ADAMS, WILL SIMPSON, ALAN DAVIS & JOE BENNETT
Cover by TERRY AUSTIN
For years, the X-Men have fought to avert a nightmarish future in which robotic Sentinels herd mutants into camps — or kill them on sight. But no matter what they do, that future seems to loom ever closer. Now, the classic tales featuring this dystopian alternate timeline are collected in one oversized volume! Kate Pryde journeys desperately through time to prevent Senator Kelly’s assassination! Franklin Richards flees to the present, pursued by the hound-master Ahab! And Excalibur ventures into the future in a last-ditch attempt to defeat the Sentinels! Plus: prequels starring Wolverine and the Hulk! The future is now! Collecting X-MEN (1963) #141, UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #142, X-MEN ANNUAL (1970) #14, EXCALIBUR (1988) #52 and #66-67, and WOLVERINE: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST #1-3; and material from FANTASTIC FOUR ANNUAL #23, NEW MUTANTS ANNUAL #6, X-FACTOR ANNUAL #5 and HULK: BROKEN WORLDS #2.
392 PGS./Rated T …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8442-3
Trim size: oversized

DEXTER PREMIERE HC
Written by JEFF LINDSAY
Penciled by DALIBOR TALAJIC
Cover by MIKE DEL MUNDO
It’s an all-new Dexter adventure — his first time in comic-book form — written by his creator, Jeff Lindsay! Dexter Morgan isn’t just Miami’s No. 1 forensic blood splatter expert. He’s also a serial killer — who targets other serial killers! But now, the deeply damaged Dexter must face his two worst nightmares: his high school reunion and a former classmate with a secret that could destroy him! And as if that weren’t enough, Dexter and his detective sister, Deborah, are on a hot new case — that ends in flames! Dexter may have met his match, but did he help create him? Determined to prove how sneaky he really is, Dexter infiltrates his rival’s lair — but has he actually stepped into a trap? The bodies are piling up under the hot Miami sun — and Dexter might be next! Collecting DEXTER #1-5.
120 PGS./Parental Advisory …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-4844-9
Trim size: standard

ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN BY BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS VOL. 5 PREMIERE HC
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Penciled by DAVID MARQUEZ
Cover by DAVID MARQUEZ
Bombshell is back, and young heroes are debuting all across the city — including Cloak and Dagger, and Ultimate Power Pack! But can Miles continue being Spider-Man after everything that’s happened, or will tragedy force him to quit? Cloak and Dagger try to bring him back into the super-hero fold — but when Miles comes face-to-face with the evil of Roxxon, he makes his final decision. Roxxon created Venom — and because of Venom, Miles’ mother died. Now, Miles will unleash hell. But will even Cloak, Dagger, Bombshell and Spider-Woman be enough to help him take Roxxon down? The first chapter in the Miles Morales saga ends with a bang as Miles discovers one of the big secrets of his origin! Collecting ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN (2011) #23-28.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6802-7
Trim size: standard

AVENGERS VOL. 4: INFINITY PREMIERE HC
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Penciled by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Cover by LEINIL YU
INFINITY TIE-IN! Deep in space, the Avengers join the Council of Worlds as they declare war on their cosmic invaders. As the Skrull Empire is reborn, witness the first encounter with the Builders! And when betrayal strikes the Galactic Council and the Avengers find themselves prisoners of war, one last desperate plan is hatched! The Builders make unexpected overtures, Ex Nihilo re-enters the picture, and the final battle for the Marvel Universe begins. Galactic empires fall and rise — and as Earth is targeted, the Avengers race back to their own solar system. But will they be in time to stop the Black Order from making their move? Or will Thanos’ mad plans conquer all life? Collecting AVENGERS (2012) #18-23.
152 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8414-0
Trim size: standard

NEW AVENGERS VOL. 2: INFINITY PREMIERE HC
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Penciled by MIKE DEODATO JR.
Cover by MIKE DEODATO JR.
INFINITY TIE-IN! Who is the secret member of the Illuminati that many of the members don’t know about? And how does Black Bolt, mute monarch of the Inhumans, lie to his teammates? As the cold war between Wakanda and Atlantis heats up into a full-scale conflict, casualties begin to pile up — and an Illuminati member is forced to make a hard choice. But when an Inhuman learns of the Illuminati’s plans, everything falls apart. And as Thanos’ forces invade Earth, the Illuminati take to the front lines — and the House of Black Bolt cracks! How is Maximus the Mad involved, and what secret desires does Thanos harbor? As the battle for Earth continues, the Builders arrive — what an awful time for the Illuminati to face another incursion! Collecting NEW AVENGERS (2013) #7-12.
144 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6837-9
Trim size: standard

THUNDERBOLTS VOL. 3: INFINITY TPB
Written by CHARLES SOULE
Penciled by JEFTE PALO
Cover by KRIS ANKA
INFINITY TIE-IN! The T-Bolts’ new ongoing creative team bursts into action! While the Avengers are away, the Thunderbolts strike! Their goal is to strike hard and fast, to take the entire NYC Mafia before anything goes wrong — but when Thanos’ hordes come crashing down smack dab in the middle of the T-Bolts’ mission, their “perfect plan” finds itself going right off the rails! And things get even worse when one of the Black Order sets her sights on the Red Leader! How will the Thunderbolts prevail against the overwhelming cosmic tide of INFINITY? Plus: Delve into the secrets of the most mysterious Thunderbolt, Mercy! Collecting THUNDERBOLTS (2012) #13-18.
136 PGS./Parental Advisory …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6696-2

INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK VOL. 3: S.M.A.S.H. TIME PREMIERE HC
Written by MARK WAID
Penciled by MATTEO SCALERA
Cover by MUKESH SINGH
Working for a secret subdivision of S.H.I.E.L.D., Hulk is sent on his most dangerous mission yet! After the events of AGE OF ULTRON, history is breaking — and only the Hulk is strong enough to hold it together — but only with Bruce Banner’s help! It’s Hulk vs. the Chronarchists in the last hours before the extinction of the dinosaurs! Kid Colt, Two-Gun Kid, Rawhide Kid and the Black Knight guest star — but when the Chronarchists arrive in the time of Camelot, can the Hulk triumph against Merlin the magician? As Bruce Banner finds himself literally running out of time, the Hulk returns to the present — but which Hulk? Answers had better come fast, because the final showdown with the Chronarchists looms — and it’s time to smash! Collecting INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #11-15.
136 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8884-1
Trim size: standard

ALL-NEW X-MEN/INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK/SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN: THE ARMS OF THE OCTOPUS TPB
Written by MICHAEL COSTA & CHRIS COSENTINO
Penciled by KRIS ANKA & DALIBOR TALAJIC
Cover by ALEXANDER LOZANO
The All-New X-Men meet the Indestructible Hulk and the Superior Spider-Man! Dr. Octopus confronts the time-displaced young X-Men, but how is he alive?! Ock’s appearance gets the immediate attention of the Superior Spider-Man (who we all know is Doc Ock’s mind in Spider-Man’s body), and Bruce Banner helps Spidey and the young X-Men investigate the mysterious paradox — but before they learn the truth, they’re shocked by the return of the believed-dead Abomination! Who is in league with these returned villains, and how can our heroes defeat them? And can the Superior Spider-Man maintain his sanity while facing his doppelganger? Plus: Steel kitchen knives meet Adamantium claws as reality-TV star Chris Cosentino spins a culinary caper featuring Wolverine! Collecting ALL-NEW X-MEN SPECIAL #1, SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN TEAM-UP SPECIAL #1, INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK SPECIAL #1 and WOLVERINE: IN THE FLESH #1.
120 PGS./Rated T+ …$14.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8438-6

ALL-NEW X-MEN VOL. 1: YESTERDAY’S X-MEN TPB
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Penciled by STUART IMMONEN
Cover by STUART IMMONEN
It’s a blast from the X-Men’s past! Professor X’s original five students — Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Iceman, Angel and Beast — are plucked from the past and brought to the present. But what they find — the state of their future selves, and the state of Xavier’s dream — is far from the future they dreamed of. How will these young, idealistic heroes react when faced with the crushing knowledge of what their future holds? And how will the embittered X-Men of the present deal with their past coming crashing forward? When the original team comes face to face with their counterparts, it isn’t a peaceful meeting — and one of the X-Men will be forever changed. Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen blaze a new trail for the X-Men! Collecting ALL-NEW X-MEN #1-5.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6637-5

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN TEAM-UP: FRIENDLY FIRE TPB
Written by CHRIS YOST, CHRISTOS GAGE & MARK WAID
Penciled by MARCO CHECCHETTO, DAVID LOPEZ, JAVIER RODRIGUEZ & CHRIS SAMNEE
Cover by PAOLO RIVERA
S.H.I.E.L.D. has the Chameleon. The Superior Spider-Man wants him. That means it’s time to break into the Helicarrier! But can Spider-Man keep his secrets while facing off with the Secret Avengers — and S.H.I.E.L.D.’s newest resident, the Indestructible Hulk? When the Chameleon gets loose, it’s a recipe for disaster! Plus: The Punisher and Spider-Man have never seen eye-to-eye, but this is the Superior Spider-Man! What does Frank Castle think about Spider-Man’s new hard-edged attitude? Spidey has questions for the villainous Mysterio, but the Punisher has something else for him: bullets. And when Blackout targets Aunt May, the former Doc Ock’s resolve is tested in a major way — and so is his patience when Stilt-Man strikes, and he must team with Spidey’s old friend, Daredevil! Collecting AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #20-22, SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #1 and DAREDEVIL (2011) #22.
120 PGS./Rated T+ …$17.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6651-1

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN VOL. 4: NECESSARY EVIL TPB
Written by DAN SLOTT
Penciled by RYAN STEGMAN & GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI
Cover by RYAN STEGMAN
Back by popular demand, Spider-Man 2099 returns! But when the future Spidey and the Superior Spidey clash, who will be the most superior Spider-Man in the multiverse? It may not matter, because the end of the battle brings about a moment that will alter the world of Spider-Man — and the Marvel Universe — for years to come! But which Spider was responsible for this shocking change? Then, from the ashes of battle comes the first team-up between the Superior Spider-Man and the Black Cat. Felicia Hardy always cared for the Spider more than the man, but what happens when that man is Otto Octavius? And as an Osborn we haven’t seen in a while returns, Otto celebrates a milestone! Is the world ready for “Dr. Peter Parker” — or what he plans to do next? Collecting SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #17-21.
112 PGS./Rated T …$17.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8473-7

AVENGERS A.I. VOL. 1: HUMAN AFTER ALL TPB
Written by SAM HUMPHRIES
Penciled by ANDRE LIMA ARAUJO & VALERIO SCHITI
Cover by DUSTIN WEAVER
Hank Pym’s triumph has turned to tragedy — an unfathomable Pandora’s Box of destruction! When a brave new world is unleashed, only one team of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes can save us from the future: Avengers A.I.! Featuring the Vision, Hank Pym, Victor Mancha, Doombot, the mysterious Alexis and Monica Chang, agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.! As the Sentient Iron Man armor returns, Dimitrios — a powerful super-intelligence with a grudge against humanity — strikes! The Vision is thrown into the Diamond, a surreal new virtual world — but is he a prisoner there, or a savior? Either way, with the Vision MIA and AIs considered a threat, the new squad has little choice but to team with S.H.I.E.L.D. to face down Dimitrios. But what secrets does the powerful Alexis hold? Prepare yourself for the kingdom of thinking machines! Collecting AVENGERS A.I. #1-6.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$16.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8491-1

YOUNG AVENGERS VOL. 2: ALTERNATIVE CULTURE TPB
Written by KIERON GILLEN
Penciled by KATE BROWN & JAMIE MCKELVIE
Cover by JAMIE MCKELVIE
Existential horror turns cosmic horror as something emerges from the shadows of the past, and it seems the team have one more thing to worry about. The Young Avengers race desperately across the multiverse in pursuit of their missing friend, but their road trip goes crazy as it reaches its destination. Because its destination is mainly excitement and heartbreak. Several Young Avengers decide what to do next — the question is, whether they decide to stay Young Avengers! Plus: Ever wonder what the super-hero equivalent of a terrible soul-sucking talent-wasting temp job is? Wonder what Tommy (a.k.a. Speed) has been up to? Wonder why mutant David Alleyne (a.k.a. Prodigy) hasn’t been even in the background in any one of the eight thousand X-books? Discover answers herein! And hey, are you ready for Mother’s Day? Collecting YOUNG AVENGERS (2013) #6-10.
112 PGS./Rated T+ …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6709-9

INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK VOL. 1: AGENT OF S.H.I.E.L.D. TPB
Written by MARK WAID
Penciled by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Hulk for hire! The Incredible Hulk is an indestructible force of nature, more weapon than man. Bruce Banner is the Hulk’s human alter-ego, and the smartest man alive. Combined they are the most powerful, most intelligent weapon on the planet — and now they’re both working for the government as Marvel NOW! makes the Hulk an agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.! Taking on deadly threats including the Mad Thinker, the Quintronic Man and Attuma, Hulk goes from walking W.M.D. to world saver. But even when playing the hero, the Green Goliath is going to do what he does best: SMASH! Collecting INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #1-5.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6647-4

THOR: GOD OF THUNDER VOL. 1 — THE GOD BUTCHER TPB
Written by JASON AARON
Penciled by ESAD RIBIC
Cover by ESAD RIBIC
A trail of blood threatens to consume Thor’s past, present and future! Throughout the ages, gods have been vanishing, their mortal worshippers left in chaos. The only hope for these ravaged worlds is for Thor to unravel the gruesome mystery of the God Butcher! In the distant past, the Thunder God discovers a forgotten cave that echoes with the cries of tortured gods — and is shocked to find himself among them! In the present, Thor follows the bloody wake of murdered gods across the depths of space. And thousands of years from now, the last god-king of a ruined Asgard makes his final stand against the God Butcher’s berserker legions. As three Thors from three eras race to stop the God Butcher, the full extent of his vicious scheme takes terrifying shape! Collecting THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #1-5.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6697-9

AVENGERS ARENA VOL. 3: BOSS LEVEL TPB
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE & DENNIS HOPELESS
Penciled by KARL MOLINE & KEV WALKER
Cover by MIKE DEODATO JR.
The last epic chapter of Season One begins here! The contestants have fought one another in the arena, but now can they put aside their feuds and battle Arcade? The UK love triangle explodes! But between Nara, Anachronism and Bloodstone, whose heart will get broken — or stopped? And is Cullen’s big secret bigger than anyone could have guessed? The final conflicts begin as the surviving contestants lash out on Murder World Island in an all-out battle royale — while down in Arcade’s lair, it’s two other contestants vs. Arcade himself! Can the teens escape before more blood is spilled? Meanwhile, in the outside world, another desperate hunt is on as Hank Pym searches for the kidnapped Avengers Academy students! Collecting AVENGERS ARENA #13-18.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8928-2

X-MEN: THE ROAD TO ONSLAUGHT VOL. 1 TPB
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL, FABIAN NICIEZA, JM DEMATTEIS, RALPH MACCHIO & HOWARD MACKIE
Penciled by TOM GRUMMETT, BRYAN HITCH, ROGER CRUZ, JOE MADUREIRA, PAUL SMITH, ANDY KUBERT, TERRY DODSON, JOHN PAUL LEON, RAMON BERNADO, DAN LAWLIS & MORE
Cover by JOE MADUREIRA
The X-Men have just averted the Age of Apocalypse, but the threat of Onslaught looms right around the corner — a villain so powerful he put the unstoppable Juggernaut into a coma! But before the X-Men can learn more about this shadowy foe, they must face Gene Nation, led by the vicious Marrow — and help Magneto’s Acolytes battle Apocalypse’s son, Holocaust, who escaped the AoA into the Marvel Universe! Plus: How will the world react when the Legacy virus’ existence is made public? Can Rogue handle learning Gambit’s greatest secret? And did Sabretooth’s brain damage truly change his personality, or is he a time bomb waiting to go off? All this, and the Xavier Institute enrolls a new student! Collecting X-MEN PRIME, UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #322-326, X-MEN (1991) #42-45 and ANNUAL ’95, and X-MEN UNLIMITED (1993) #8.
432 PGS./Rated T …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8825-4

WOLVERINE BY LARRY HAMA & MARC SILVESTRI VOL. 2 TPB
Written by LARRY HAMA & PETER DAVID
Penciled by MARC SILVESTRI, LARRY STROMAN & ANDY KUBERT
Cover by MARC SILVESTRI
The Reavers have cooked up their deadliest cyborgs yet: Albert, a mechanical doppelganger of Wolverine, and his partner, the cute widdle Elsie-Dee! But that’s just the start of the madness as Wolverine is targeted by mob enforcers, body-slammed by a stealth fighter, sucked into the sewers and savaged by Sabretooth — who somehow believes he’s Wolverine’s father! Jubilee, Forge, Cable and Nick Fury come to Wolverine’s aid — but when the mythical Hunter in Darkness is captured and Lady Deathstrike arrives to take her revenge on Logan, it leads to a blood-soaked four-way claw fight in Times Square that can’t possibly end well! Then, Wolverine and Wolfsbane are transported to a magical dimension to fulfill an ancient prophecy! Plus: a crazed zookeeper, an invisible demon and a vengeful sniper! Collecting WOLVERINE (1988) #38-46 and WOLVERINE: RAHNE OF TERRA.
280 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8871-1

FANTASTIC FOUR/INHUMANS: ATLANTIS RISING TPB
Written by GLENN HERDLING, TOM DEFALCO, TOM BREVOORT, MIKE KANTEROVICH & ROY THOMAS
Penciled by GEOF ISHERWOOD, MC WYMAN, DANTE BASTIANONI, PAUL RYAN, DOUG BRAITHWAITE & HERB TRIMPE
Cover by MC WYMAN
The crossover that literally reshaped the face of Marvel’s Earth is collected for the first time! When sorceress Morgan Le Fay forces the sunken continent of Atlantis back above the waves, it creates a crisis for Namor — not to mention the water-breathing Atlanteans! The Fantastic Four race to the Sub-Mariner’s aid as Thor, the Inhumans and Franklin Richards’ young team the Fantastic Force become ensnared in Morgan’s scheme. But when the sorceress’ chilling endgame comes to light, can this motley collection of heroes save the day? This is it — the catastrophe that decimated the Atlantean people, displaced Namor from Atlantis and made the Inhumans an international target! Collecting NAMOR THE SUB-MARINER #60-62, FANTASTIC FOUR: ATLANTIS RISING #1-2, FANTASTIC FORCE (1994) #8-9, FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #401-402 and FANTASTIC FOUR UNLIMITED #11.
352 PGS./Rated T …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8548-2

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY BY JIM VALENTINO VOL. 1 TPB
Written by JIM VALENTINO, AL MILGROM, TOM DEFALCO, LEN KAMINSKI & RON MARZ
Penciled by JIM VALENTINO, AL MILGROM, HERB TRIMPE & RON LIM
Cover by JIM VALENTINO
Thrill to the exploits of the 31st century’s greatest heroes, the original Guardians of the Galaxy! Join telekinetic Vance Astro, alien archer Yondu, flame-haired Mercurian Nikki, superstrong Jovian Charlie-27, crystalline Plutonian Martinex, and the mysterious Starhawk and his wife Aleta as they undertake a quest to find the long-lost shield of Captain America — a mission that pits them against Iron Man’s twisted legacy, the marauding alien cyborgs called the Stark and the intergalactic thieves known as Force! Plus: The Guardians confront the devil’s daughter, Malevolence — and battle across time alongside the Fantastic Four, Silver Surfer, Dr. Strange and the 26th century’s Thor, Dargo Ktor, against the mad god known as Korvac! Collecting GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (1990) #1-7 and ANNUAL #1; and material from FANTASTIC FOUR ANNUAL #24, THOR ANNUAL #16 and SILVER SURFER ANNUAL #4.
328 PGS./Rated T …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8420-1

X-FACTOR BY PETER DAVID: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL. 1 TPB
Written by PETER DAVID
Penciled by PABLO RAIMONDI, RYAN SOOK, DENNIS CALERO, ARIEL OLIVETTI & RENATO ARLEM
Cover by RYAN SOOK
Relive the gripping, noir-esque launch of Peter David’s most memorable concept: X-Factor Investigations! Jamie Madrox sets up shop in the heart of Mutant Town — but with so many duplicates out in the world, who is the real Madrox? Does he even know anymore? Then, when the fallout from the HOUSE OF M depowers most of the world’s mutants, X-Factor must find answers — fast! With Guido, Wolfsbane, Siryn, M and Rictor by his side — as well as the stuff-knowing Layla Miller — Madrox must take on the manipulative prescient Mr. Tryp’s rival group Singularity Investigations, navigate a superhuman Civil War, learn why the X-Men lied to his team, deal with the unbalanced Quicksilver’s new ability to reboot mutant powers for a price and discover the deadly traitor in X-Factor’s midst! Collecting MADROX #1-5 and X-FACTOR (2006) #1-12.
400 PGS./Rated T+ …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-5438-9

AVENGERS: WEST COAST AVENGERS — SINS OF THE PAST TPB
Written by STEVE ENGLEHART,
DANNY FINGEROTH & MARK BRIGHT
Penciled by AL MILGROM, STEVE DITKO
& MARK BRIGHT
Cover by AL MILGROM
Aliens, androids, demons, mutants and more! Still in the team’s early days, the wondrous Whackos continue filling out their roster, but the crazed and compulsive Quicksilver is out to depopulate both Avengers teams in a run for revenge — in three grudge matches setting his ex-teammates against the android Zodiac! Elsewhere, Graviton gathers fundamental forces of nature to bend the world to his will, and the Cat People await to feast on Avengers — body and soul! Plus: the origin of Mockingbird and the rebirth of Tigra! Secrets of S.H.I.E.L.D. and long-lost villains! Guest-starring the Defenders’ Son of Satan and Hellcat, the X-titles’ Freedom Force; and the ever-lovin’ blue-eyed Thing! Collecting WEST COAST AVENGERS (1985) #10-16 and ANNUAL #1, and AVENGERS ANNUAL #15.
248 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6749-5

FANTASTIC FOUR EPIC COLLECTION: ALL IN THE FAMILY TPB
Volume #17 in the Fantastic Four Epic Collection
Written by STAN LEE, JIM SHOOTER, ROGER STERN, TOM DEFALCO, ROY THOMAS, STEVE ENGLEHART & CHRIS
CLAREMONT
Penciled by JERRY ORDWAY, JOHN BUSCEMA, PAUL NEARY & JON BOGDANOVE
Cover by RON FRENZ
After a lengthy absence, the Thing returns to the Fantastic Four! But he’s returned just before his ex-girlfriend Alicia’s wedding to the Human Torch, and Alicia’s stepfather the Puppet Master isn’t happy about the nuptials! Then, when Mr. Fantastic turns down the X-Men’s request to help their dying teammate Shadowcat, Dr. Doom is more than happy to offer assistance! But is he secretly plotting to drive the FF apart? He’s certainly up to something when he kidnaps Franklin and offers him to Mephisto! And when Mr. Fantastic and Invisible Woman take a leave of absence, the old order changeth as the Torch’s ex-flame Crystal and the new Ms. Marvel join the team — just in time to face down Diablo’s vicious elementals! Collecting FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #296-307 and ANNUAL #20, and FANTASTIC FOUR VS. THE X-MEN #1-4.
496 PGS./Rated T …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8865-0

MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 5 DIGEST
Written by JOE CARAMAGNA
It’s all-out action and excitement as the hit Disney XD TV show bursts off the screen and into your hands with four screen-capture adaptations from season one, including an episode scripted by Marvel scribe supreme Brian Michael Bendis!
• When Peter Parker discovers that Thor has been transformed into a Frog of Thunder, he must travel to Asgard to save the Nine Realms from Loki’s wrath!
• Spider-Man teams up with X-Man Wolverine to take down the mutant Mesmero, but things get freaky when Mesmero switches the two heroes’ personalities!
• Spidey’s most dangerous foe, Venom, returns —and the sinister symbiote chooses Harry Osborn as its new host!
• An exhausted Spider-Man takes the weekend off, so of course that’s when Dr. Octopus and the Whirlwind decide to strike!
Collecting MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #17-20.
264 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8462-1

IRON MAN: EXTREMIS PROSE NOVEL MASS MARKET PAPERBACK
Written by MARIE JAVINS
Adapted from the graphic novel by WARREN ELLIS & ADI GRANOV
Cover by ADI GRANOV
Iron Man was forged out of advanced technology, but now that same future tech threatens to doom Tony Stark. A dangerous terrorist has ingested a techno-organic virus called Extremis, transforming him into a superhuman killing machine. Now immensely powerful, but driven mad by the virus’ effects, the Extremis creature seems unstoppable. To halt this madman’s psychotic rampage, Iron Man must face the Extremis virus head-on — in a life-or-death battle that will drive Tony Stark closer than ever to the thin line between man and machine. Experience Warren Ellis’s blockbuster reimagining of the armored Avenger like never before in this new adaptation!
272 PGS./No Rating …$7.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6519-4

ULTIMATES 3: WHO KILLED THE SCARLET WITCH? TPB (NEW PRINTING)
Written by JEPH LOEB
Penciled by JOE MADUREIRA
Cover by JOE MADUREIRA
When the Scarlet Witch is shot down in broad daylight, everyone is a suspect! What secret is exposed that ruins Iron Man? Who is hiding behind The Black Panther’s mask? Can the murderer be Hawkeye The Marksman? It’s a race against time as The Ultimates — Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Captain America and Thor — face off against Venom, Magneto and Sabretooth! This action-packed murder mystery also features The Hulk, Spider-Man and Wolverine as well as the first appearance of the Black Panther. Written by Emmy and Eisner-winner Jeph Loeb (TV’s HEROES and LOST) with artwork featuring the trimphant return of JOE MADUREIRA (THE UNCANNY X-MEN) with glorious color painting by CHRISTIAN LICHTNER (BATTLE CHASERS).
128 PGS./Parental Advisory …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-9025-7

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