Marvel Previews for 7/5 Shipping Books

Fri, June 29th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Executive Producer/Publisher

Marvel Comics has provided CBR News with previews of July 5th shipping books including "Marvel Zombies/Army of Darkness" #5, "Runaways" #27, "Thor" #1 and "Uncanny X-Men" #488. The solicitation text and preview images follow. When you're done, drop by CBR's Marvel Comics forum and tell us what you think.

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MARVEL ZOMBIES/ARMY OF DARKNESS #5
COVER BY: ARTHUR SUYDAM


WRITER: JOHN LAYMAN


PENCILS: FABIANO SILVA NEVES


ARTHUR SUYDAM


SEAN PHILIPS


INKS: FABIANO SILVA NEVES


COLORED BY: JUNE CHUNG


LETTERED BY: VC - RUS WOOTON

THE STORY:


Ash is the last man standing, with super-powered zombies around every corner. It may be the end of the road for the intrepid adventurer, unless he dares to awake-the Army of Darkness! It's the final chapter in this best-selling limited series bringing together two of horror's top franchises! Don't miss the excitement!


32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$2.99

RUNAWAYS #27
COVER BY: JO CHEN


WRITER: JOSS WHEDON


PENCILS: MICHAEL RYAN


INKS: RICK KETCHAM


COLORED BY: CHRISTINA STRAIN


LETTERED BY: VC - JOSEPH CARAMAGNA

THE STORY:


"DEAD END KIDS"


Has there always been a "Runaways?" No. Then what does the above cover mean? You're going to have to read it to find out, True Believers. Joss Whedon (ASTONISHING X-MEN, Buffy) and Michael Ryan (NEW EXCALIBUR) bring you more twists and turns as the Runaways go somewhere they've never been before.


32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

THOR #1
COVER BY: OLIVIER COIPEL


WRITER: J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI


PENCILS: OLIVIER COIPEL


INKS: MARK MORALES


COLORED BY: LAURA MARTIN


LETTERED BY:

THE STORY:


Not a clone! Not a robot! Not an imaginary story! The God of Thunder is officially BACK! You've waited for it, you've demanded it…and we say thee YEA! The Odinson comes roaring to life in this highly anticipated ongoing series by red-hot superstars J. Michael Straczynski (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN) and Olivier Coipel (HOUSE OF M)! But how does a god return from Ragnarok? And what place will he find in a world torn by CIVIL WAR?


32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

UNCANNY X-MEN #488
COVER BY: SALVADOR LARROCA


WRITER: ED BRUBAKER


MIKE CAREY


PENCILS: SALVADOR LARROCA


MARK BAGLEY


INKS: SALVADOR LARROCA


COLORED BY: JASON KEITH


LETTERED BY: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

THE STORY:


"The Extremists"


The X-Men (re-united with Storm) take to the tunnels to discover why the Morlocks have been erupting with violence. It ain't going to be pretty. Also, Professor X goes off in search of a VERY IMPORTANT character from X-History. Do not miss this tale brought to you by the white-hot team of ED BRUBAKER (CAPTAIN AMERICA, DAREDEVIL) and SALVADOR LARROCCA (NEWUNIVERSAL, X-MEN). Part 2 (of 6)


32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99

[NOTE: At the request of Marvel Comics, CBR has removed the "New Avengers/Transformers" #1 pages.]

 
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