PREVIEWS: "Anita Blake" #6, "Moon Knight" #9 and More

Wed, March 28th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Marvel Comics released today images and solicitation text for some of their most anticipated titles shipping in April. Included here are advance looks at new issues of "Anita Blake," Cable/Deadpool," and "Moon Knight." When you're done checking out these previews, stop by CBR's Marvel Comics forum to discuss them with fellow fans.

target="PopUp">ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER: GUILTY PLEASURES #6
COVER BY: BRETT BOOTH

WRITER: LAURELL K. HAMILTON

STACIE M. RITCHIE

PENCILS: BRETT BOOTH

INKS:

COLORED BY:

LETTERED BY:

THE STORY:

Anita Blake has a major dilemma – she’s known professionally as a vampire hunter, but she has been recruited to help track down a serial killer who has been preying upon the vampire population of St. Louis. To break the case, she’ll need the help of Phillip, a junkie who is addicted to being preyed upon by vampires, and she’ll have to attend a freak party, where vampires and humans come together for a strange evening of pleasure and pain…

Adapted from the novel by New York Times Best-Selling author Laurell K. Hamilton, ANITA BLAKE: VAMPIRE HUNTER in GUILTY PLEASURES takes readers on a dark adventure through the underworld of an alternate reality where vampires, werewolves, and other supernatural creatures are legal citizens of the United States. Find out why this series has been called “the surprise hit of 2006!” by fans and critics alike!

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99

PRICE: 2.99

IN STORES: 2007-04-18

target="PopUp">CABLE & DEADPOOL #39

Written by Fabian Nicieza

Penciled by Reilly Brown

Cover by Skott Young

"Unfinished Business"

Deadpool has been on a quest to remake his image -- (to what, he has no clue) -- but he's working hard at it. But when you mention "unfinished business," no one has as much baggage with Deadpool than his arch-nemesis -- T-RAY!! That's right, the madman with the nose strip and delusions of Deadpoolness is back, setting up a climactic confrontation that will leave the Merc With a Mouth with an all-new status quo and lay the groundwork for some BIG CHANGES! Part 4 of 4.

32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99

IN STORES: 2007-04-18

target="PopUp">MOON KNIGHT #9

COVER BY: DAVID FINCH

WRITER: CHARLIE HUSTON

PENCILS: MICO SUAYAN

COLORED BY: FRANK D'ARMATA

LETTERED BY: VC - JOSEPH CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:

“MIDNIGHT SUN: PART 3: FOR THE OCCASION”

THE SECOND ARC OF THIS RED-HOT SERIES

He’s through baiting you, taunting you. He’s ready to throw down. A ghost from your past with an intimate knowledge of your moves. And when he’s through with you, you’re really gonna need to pray to your God. To Khonshu. Because this guy, he wants your “A Game” in round two. He wants the whole Moon Knight experience. The truncheon. The blades. The ‘copter. The whole nine yards. Question is, are you prepared to bring it? Guest-Starring the Punisher!

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99

PRICE: 2.99

IN STORES: 2007-04-18

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