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TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2007




Written by Mike Carey, art and cover by Pasqual Ferry.

"Silver Surfer," part 5 of 5. The F.F. are forced into an uneasy alliance with the alien known as the Silver Surfer to combat the Psycho-Man, who has six billion fanatical followersŠall kidnapped from their home planet -- Earth. Despite their power, how can even the Fantastic Four rescue a populace from itself? The answer will shock you.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Jeph Loeb, pencils and cover by Greg Land.

A new player has been thrown into this cosmic game of survival, upsetting the plans of S.H.I.E.L.D. Director Nick Fury. The Ultimates suddenly find themselves at the lowest point in their struggle against the Squadron Supreme. And that's very bad news for our Earth.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis, pencils by Stuart Immonen, cover by Immonen and Richard Isanove.

"Death of Goblin," parts two and three. Norman Osborn, the Green Goblin, has escaped the maximum security facility in the Triskelion, once home to the Ultimates. Because Norman knows young Peter Parker is Spider-Man, Peter must rush to protect his Aunt May from this madman's vengeance. But Norman isn't the only enemy of the web-spinner to have been loosed on New York. Electro, master of electricity, also plans to fry Spidey on sight.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12 and Sept. 26.


Written by Robert Kirkman, pencils and cover by Yanick Paquette.

"Sentinels," part 3 of 5. The All-New, All-Different Ultimate X-Men team continues their cataclysmic war with the newly reinstated Sentinels. Twists and turns abound as the men pulling the strings are finally revealed. Also in this issue, Cable reveals a dark secret to Charles Xavier--one that could change everything.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.



Written by J. Michael Straczynski, with art and cover by Joe Quesada and a variant cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

"One More Day," part 1 of 4. Get ready for what will be the most talked­about and controversial comic event of the year -- brought to you by J. Michael Straczynski and Joe Quesada. The stakes have never been higher for Peter Parker. At his darkest hours -- and he's had plenty -- Peter has always had one shoulder to lean on, one person who'd remind him who he is, who he was, and who he can be. Now he's about to lose that person. What would he do...what would you do, if you only had "One More Day?² Plus: Director's Cut style extras!

48 pages, $3.99. in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by J. Michael Straczynski, with art and cover by Joe Quesada and a variant cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

"One More Day," part 2 of 4. One More Day continues as J. Michael Straczynski and Joe Quesada present Part 2 of what will be the most talked­about comic event of the year. The stakes have never been higher for Peter Parker. At his darkest hours -- and he's had plenty -- Peter has always had one shoulder to lean on, one person who'd remind him who he is, who he was, and who he can be. Now he's about to lose that person. What would he do...what would you do, if you only had "One More Day?" Plus: Director's Cut style extras!

48 pages, $3.99. in stores on Sept. 19.


Written by Michael Avon Oeming, art by Mel Rubi, cover by Michael Turner.

Two legendary heroes come together at the command of the sinister sorcerer Kulan Gath -- so you know it won't be for tea and crumpets! Oh, and did we mention that Venom has entered the fray? No man can defeat Red Sonja in battle­but what about a symbiote?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Tom DeFalco, art and cover by Ron Frenz.

It's crisis time as Spider-Girl realizes that Carnage will only be stopped if she destroys someone she truly loves!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.



Written by Christos Gage, penciled by Mike Lilly, cover by Matt Wilson.

The daughter of Captain Marvel continues her desperate quest to end the Conquest! With two super hero legacies and the fate of her entire race on her shoulders, can Phyla-Vell­the new Quasar­even control the powerful bands on her wrists? Can Quasar trust the mysterious voice that has sent her on her quest? What is she searching for...and what in the world has happened to her lover Moondragon?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Keith Giffen, pencile by Timothy Green III, cover by Nic Klein.

Conquest's answer to Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos is outgunned, outnumbered and on the run for their lives! On a no-win, no-tech suicide mission, Star-Lord and his rag-tag band of cosmic cult favorites struggle to recover from a huge loss­but they have no time to rest and reflect as their vicious foes unleash hell! What shocking decision will they have to make?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Javier Grillo-Marxuach, art by Kyle Hotz, cover by Clint Langley.

Marvel's new gothic gunslinger makes a decision that will rock his already chaotic life! Last issue you learned Wraith's horrific origin -- now find out how he'll enter a collision course with one of Annihilation's major players!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, penciled by Sean Chen and Brian Denham, cover by Adi Granov.

Where is Richard Rider? Marvel didn't say who the woman on last month's cover was, but everyone knows that this issue's cover features the deadliest woman in the entire universe! Yes, Gamora is back -- so what does that mean for her former lover Nova?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.



Written by David Morrell, pencils by Mitch Breitweiser, covers by Breitweiser and Travis Charest.

New York Times best-selling novelist and creator of Rambo, David Morrell, takes on Captain America in a six-issue limited series in the tradition of Spider-Man: Reign!

32 pages, $3.99.



Written by Stan Lee and Dwayne McDuffie, penciled by Jack Kirby Michael Avon Oeming, cover by Arthur Adams.

Captain America may be dead, but witness his classic rebirth into the Marvel Universe in "Captain America JoinsŠthe Avengers!" -- a tale destined to become a magnificent milestone in the Marvel Age of Comics! Witness the tragic death of Bucky and the triumphant return of the Golden Age's greatest hero in an instant classic that could only be told by legends Stan Lee and Jack Kirby! Plus: take a new look at the ultimate man out of time, as writer Dwayne McDuffie and artist Michael Avon Oeming craft an all-new 9-page story starring the one-and-only Captain America!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Dan Slott, penciled by Steve Uy, covers by Stefano Caselli.

The Gauntlet, the Initiative's top drill instructor, has been beaten and left for dead. And all the evidence points towards his attacker being someone on the base. Who did it? A spy? A recruit? An instructor? This looks like a job for Camp Hammond's MPs. And by the time this is over, more than one important mystery will be revealed. Featuring Justice, Cloud 9 and... The Scarlet Spiders!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Ed Brubaker, pencils by Steve Epting and Mike Perkins, cover by Epting.

It's the Winter Soldier versus everyone in this conclusion to the first arc of the "Death of Captain America" storyline. Winter Soldier versus Crossbones - the man who sniped Cap! Winter Soldier versus S.H.I.E.L.D. and Tony Stark's hand-picked Mighty Avengers operative! Winter Soldier versus the Red Skull! And finally - the Winter Soldier versus himself!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by J. Michael Straczynski and Mark Millar, penciled by Ron Garney and Steve McNiven, cover by Garney.

Experience Civil War and its major tie-ins from Civil War: Front Line in chronological order! The landscape of the Marvel Universe is changing, and it's time to choose: Whose side are you on? In "Embedded," there's a truth buried deep in the heart of every war, and reporters Sally Floyd and Ben Urich will be there, uncovering that truth in the midst of the biggest conflagration in the Marvel Universe! And in "The Accused," The lone survivor of the team that caused the Stamford tragedy has been found. But living through one of the worst superhuman disasters in history may be the worst thing that could happen, as this vilified hero is placed under arrest for the deaths of an entire town. Unfortunately, the trouble's just beginning. Collecting Civil War: Front Line (Embedded/Accused) #2-4.

72 pages, $4.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Ed Brubaker, penciled by John Romita Sr., Gene Colan, Lee Bermejo, Alex Maleev and Marko Djurdjevic, wraparound cover by Djurdjevic, variant covers by Michael Turner and Bermejo.

Things couldn't be going worse for Matt Murdock. Everything he thought he'd gotten back teeters on the edge of a precipice, ready to shatter all around him, as he fights a battle on both fronts of his life -- in the courtroom and on the rooftops of Hell's Kitchen! The second chapter of "Without Fear!"

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Zeb Wells, pencils and cover by Carmine Di Giandomenico.

The fourth and final round of Battlin' Jack Murdock's life. The three minutes that changed the Marvel Universe forever and helped forge Matt Murdock into the Man Without Fear.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Tom DeFalco, penciled by Ron Lim, covers by Clayton Henry.

With the Earth already conquered and his teammates dying, Reed Richards faces his final battle with Doctor Doom--and only one will survive!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Dwayne McDuffie, art by Paul Pelletier, cover by Michael Turner.

Reed and Sue team up with the New FF in a desperate gambit to find the source of the disease wracking the fabric of spacetime itself. Only one being can follow such an ineffable trail but a resentful Silver Surfer is in no mood to help King T'Challa. Plus Dr. Strange, The Watcher, and the awesome destiny of Gravity!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Fred Van Lente, pencils and cover by Gurihiru.

Dr. Doom has captured Franklin Richards and brought him back to Latveria to use the boy as a pawn in his latest fiendish plot against the FF -- but he's accidentally captured Power Pack along with Frank! Alex, Julie, Jack and Katie have to fight their way through Castle Doom to rescue their friend and defeat their most formidable foe yet ... but ... could that be exactly what Doom wants?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Marc Sumerak and Chris Eliopoulos, art and cover Eliopoulos.

Things get frightful this Fall as Franklin Richards returns to explore the deepest, darkest corners of his father's lab. Join Franklin and H.E.R.B.I.E. as they unleash all kinds of monstrous adventure! It's five brand new tales that will be so much fun it's downright scary!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Daniel Way, art by Javier Saltares and Mark Texeira, cover by Texeira.

"Revelations," part 2 of 6. With Lucifer's remaining avatars dwindling in numbers, the stakes ratchet up as Johnny struggles to get the last few pieces of his plan into place. Meanwhile, Vraniel and Emmael, rogue agents of Heaven, are also working on something...but what? And whose side are these guys on, anyway? This is the ground floor of what will be undoubtedly be the most shocking development in the history of the Ghost Rider!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Zeb Wells, art by Alvin Lee, cover by Francis Tsai.

Tarantula vs. Scorpion! Can the Heroes For Hire pull the ladies off one another in time to figure out what the heck is going on with Humbug?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Ed Brubaker and Matt Fraction, art and cover by Dan Brereton and Howard Chaykin.

The Book of The Iron Fist, written on parchment made from the dragon scales of Shou-Lao the Undying, tells the life stories and kung fu secrets of every man and woman to hold the mantle of the Immortal Iron Fist -- except two. One, Danny Rand, the current Iron Fist, is the possessor of this most remarkable book. The other is Orson Randall, the Golden Age Iron Fist, and all his life he remained an enigma, even while trying to outrun the Iron Fist legacy. If Danny hopes to unlock the last mysteries of the Iron Fist, he'll have to track down Orson's long-lost life story and learn his secrets before it's too late. This annual both enriches the current Iron Fist storyline "The Seven Capital Cities of Heaven" and serves as a jumping-on point for new readers.

48 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Robert Kirkman, pencils and cover by Phil Hester.

Final issue. The story of Eric O'Grady comes to an end--or does it? Who lives, who dies, who gets double-crossed? The answers to these questions and many more in this final issue of the series.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Daniel Knauf and Charlie Knauf, penciled by Roberto De La Torre, cover by Gerald Parel.

Haunted by the memory of his dead friend, besieged by political forces both within and without S.H.I.E.L.D., Tony Stark has a murder mystery to solve, a trio of newly licensed super heroes to shepherd and a confrontation to face with the thoroughly-demented Graviton!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Joe Casey, pencils and cover by Eric Canete.

Warming up for the 2008 movie -- find out exactly how Iron Man's deadliest nemesis came to be. A tale from the early days of the Marvel Universe, this mini-series contains secrets never-before-revealed of the first meeting between the Golden Avenger and the global terrorist known only as the Mandarin! What really happened during that first encounter? Even if you've read the original comics, you only know half of the story!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 19.


Written by C.B. Cebulski, art by Karl Moline, cover by Jason Pearson.

Attempting to put their costumed pasts behind them, the Loners have learned that super hero life can be hell, even in the City of Angels. In this final issue of the acclaimed series, the spandex self-help group is attacked from within -- as one of their members betrays them! Shaken to the core, a Loner departs for good... in a way you never saw coming!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Marc Guggenheim, Stuart Immonen, Kathryn Immonen, Stuart Moore and Rich Koslowski, penciled by Stuart Immonen, Clayton Henry and David Wilkins, wraparound cover by J. Scott Campbell.

Classic heroes! Top talent! All-new stories! Jump on board the landmark first issue of Marvel Comics Presents! Four new stories with a landmark wrap-around cover by J. Scott Campbell! Inside, you'll find these incredible mysteries: Who is Damien Cross? Why will his murder shake the very foundations of the Marvel Universe? Why is Spider-Mane needed in outer space? Patsy Walker is Hellcat. But then who's the other Hellcat? What is the System? And what does it mean for the future of super heroes? Extra-sized first issue!

48 pages, $3.99.


Written by Jeff Christiansen, Michael Hoskin, Stuart Vandal, Chad Anderson, Madison Carter, David Wiltfong, Ronald Byrd, Eric J. Moreels, Anthony Flamini and Al Sjoerdsma, cover by Greg Land.

Discover the events that led to the infectious Marvel Zombies. What does Belasco have in store for the X-Men? What is lurking in the unknown? Is it the Lurking Unknown or something worse? Think Set and Seth are one and the same? What is the most powerful black magic tome on Earth? What are the Azazel, Brain, Lord of Death and Voyager? Find out all of this and more as we explore the dark depths of the Marvel Universe and beyond -- featuring Demons (a massive eight-page profile), Angels, Werewolves, Vampires, death gods Damballah and Pluto, and much more!

48 pages, $3.99.


Written by Charlie Huston, pencils and cover by Tomm Coker.

The Initiative. Membership has its privileges. Backed into a corner, Marc Spector does what they least expect him to. He's here for his registration card, and he's willing to do whatever it takes to get one. Repeat: Whatever it takes.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by C.B. Cebulski and David Sexton, penciled by Phil Noto and Eric Nguyen, cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

Bestowed with powers she barely understands, how does one of Marvel's youngest magic users, Sister Grimm from Runaways, deal with her newfound mystic abilities... when all she wants to do is be a normal teenager?! As her parents' past comes back to haunt her, Nico Minoru learns that there may be more to her magical lineage than even she could have imagined. One look in the sacred Black Mirror sends Nico looking for answers she may not like discovering. Plus: The final chapter of Ian McNee's quest. Will he possess the four cornerstones of the magic? What shocking revelation does he learn about his past and what does this mean to the Marvel Universe?

40 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Brian Reed, pencils by Aaron Lopresti, cover by Greg Horn.

It's Ms. Marvel vs. fight! Why is the leader of the Mighty Avengers battling a host of female heroes? What craziness are new Initiative teammates Machine Man and Sleepwalker up to? And who is pulling all of their strings?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis, pencils and cover by Leinil Yu.

Wolverine versus The Hood! Luke Cage versus Jessica Jones! The New Avengers try to learn to live and love each other now that they know they cannot trust each other. And baby Cage's name is revealed!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Stuart Moore, art by Tyler Kirkham, cover by Ed McGuinness.

What's up with that giant Iron Man on the cover? How has Dr. Doom turned the confrontation of the Earth's greatest teams upside-down? And how long until Megatron blows the Avengers and the Autobots to smithereens? Optimus Prime, Captain America, Bumblebee, Spider-Man and more of your favorites stare down Armageddon!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Kevin Grevioux, penciled by Paco Medina, cover by Nic Klein.

The Initiative is in trouble and the New Warriors come to their rescue against the all-new Zodiak! Back at S.H.I.E.L.D. headquarters, Tony Stark may be forced to take a harder stance on the New Warriors at the request of a high-ranking government official. Meanwhile, Detectives Sykes and Givens come ever closer to solving the mystery of Night Thrasher and the mastermind behind the New Warriors. And Sofia makes perhaps the biggest decision of her young life, but is it the right one?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Paul Jenkins, art and cover by Paul Gulacy.

From the pages of Civil War: Front Line and Thunderbolts! Once he was a hero, now only a shell of Robbie Baldwin remains. As Penance, he begins a slow descent into madness: the most hated man in America, blamed for the disaster at Stamford, tortured by visions of his failure and obsessed with strange, seemingly meaningless numbers. A relentless pursuit begins.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Matt Fraction, art and cover by Ariel Olivetti.

A handful of survivors and victims of the first year of stories converge for three wildly different confrontations, all setting in motion the explosive second year of Punisher War Journal. In Washington DC, someone wants to have words with Frank about his recent patriotic costume change -- the Winter Soldier himself, Bucky Barnes! On a houseboat in the Florida Everglades, G.W. Bridge goes head-to-head with Tony Stark to negotiate the terms of his return to S.H.I.E.L.D... or is it his surrender? And in a psychiatric hospital, Ian the Fake Cop Hero of Times Square has an epically strange chat with his epically unconventional therapist about... heroes and villains.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti, pencils and cover by Khari Evans.

The jungle action continues as Shanna the She-Devil squares off against gangsters, raptors and Neanderthal Nazi apes! But will Shanna be able to protect her new guests on the island­including Dirk and his pirate crew­or will the swashbucklers be raptor food?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Matt Fraction, pencils and cover by Barry Kitson.

You are a member of the Order. You've been given extraordinary powers and a mandate to save the world. You've got one year. What do you do? "Calamity" James Wa was a baseball player with his whole future bright and perfect in front of him, when a drunk driver took it all away. What does he do with extraordinary powers and a mandate to save the world? He goes looking for a little payback. Also: They're half zombie! Half hobo! All terror! The Zobos run roughshod on Rodeo Drive! Celebutantes and debutards beware -- Botox is like ketchup to these flesh-eating, homeless weirdos.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Matt Cherniss and Peter Johnson, penciled by Phil Briones, cover by Leinil Francis Yu.

The U.S. government is after Namor -- public enemy #1! A terrorist attack perpetrated by an Atlantean sleeper cell has killed 800 innocent civilians...but who gave the order? While the Sub-Mariner scours the surface for answers, Tony Stark, Director of S.H.I.E.L.D., tries to prevent a seemingly inevitable war between Atlantis and the surface world...but even Iron Man can't stop the government from unleashing their secret weapon on Namor -- the Thunderbolts! With extreme prejudice!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Fred Van Lente, penciled by Francis Portela, cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

M.O.D.O.K.'s team executes its heist, penetrating the impenetrable fortress of The Infinicide. And it goes off without a hitch! Psych! Actually, no. Pretty much everything that could go wrong does. Another traitor is revealed in their ranks. One of the 11 is stripped of his powers. A heretofore unknown mystery villain shows up out of nowhere to rip off their score. And did we mention the wave upon wave of unstoppable killer androids? No? Well, there are waves of them.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by J. Michael Straczynski, pencils and cover by Olivier Coipel, variant cover by Ed McGuinness.

The Armored Avenger squares off against The God of Thunder! Tony Stark, the new Director of S.H.I.E.L.D., comes to Oklahoma to verify the rumors that his old friend and teammate is alive and in townŠbut Thor isn't rolling out the welcome mat for Iron Man! The God of Thunder would have words with the man who cloned himŠand you know what that means!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by John Rhett Thomas.

Thor makes his triumphant return to the Marvel scene in THOR #1, a new series by all-star writer/artist team J. Michael Straczynski and Olivier Coipel. Fans of the Norse God have been waiting for this moment since the son of Odin and his Asgardian pals got rolled over by a little thing called Ragnarok in the classic "Thor Disassembled," and Spotlight will be bringing the happy reunion home with this special issue, full of interviews, preview art and overviews of the best of 45 years of Thor stories!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Warren Ellis, art by Mike Deodato, cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

³Caged Angels² continues as we delve into the psyche of the Thunderbolts' most elusive member, Penance, the man formerly known as Speedball. While Thunderbolts Mountain remains in a perpetual state of discord, the greater chaos might be within Robbie Baldwin's own mind!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.




Written by Greg Pak, art by John Romita Jr., cover by David Finch, variant by Romita.

The penultimate chapter. The Incredible Hulk and his Warbound companions? They go too far! Dr. Strange? He goes way too far! Iron Man and Mr. Fantastic? They learn the precise definition of "too far" as the Hulk delivers his final judgment from his stone throne in the Great Arena!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Paul Jenkins, penciled by Ramon Bachs, Shawn Martinbrough and Chris Moreno, cover by John Watson.

The tension rises in your street-level look at World War Hulk! In the third chapter of "Embedded," will reporter Sally Floyd cover the story of the century -- or crawl back into the bottle? Meanwhile, in the next installment of "Costume Division," the odd couple of Detective Danny Granville and alien Korg scramble to uncover a killer before Danny's own life is forfeited! Finally, don't miss the final side-splitting and spleen-quaking edition of "War is Heck!"

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Greg Pak, art by Carlo Pagulayan, cover by Gary Frank.

Boy genius Amadeus Cho pulled together a team of Renegades to side with his big green hero during World War Hulk--but what will happen to his faith in the Hulk's heroism when he discovers the horrors lurking beneath Madison Square Garden? The Hulk takes center stage with a terrifying confrontation and a stunning revelation that lays bare the central question of whether the Hulk is a hero -- or a monster.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Frank Tieri, pencils by Carlos Ferreira, cover by Stephane Roux.

The Hulk vs. The Gamma Corps! Plus: There's no one in the entirety of World War Hulk that has it in for ol' Greenskin like General Ryker. Find out why as we take a trip through the shared history these two characters possess-- including a surprising connection Ryker has to a key event in Hulk history!

32 pages, $2.99.



Written by Paul Benjamin, art by David Nakayama, cover by David Williams.

What do you do when you're a gamma­irradiated monster on the run from the authorities? Road trip! Bruce Banner hits the open highway with his best buddies, Rick Jones, Monkey and... Radioactive Man? Rick's not too happy with Bruce's new pal, but how does an ordinary guy get rid of a nuclear­powered super­villain who might be the key to saving Banner from the curse of the Hulk?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Fred Van Lente, art by James Cordeiro, cover by Michael Golden.

Kicking off an arc spotlighting the many different armors of Iron Man! First up: Commander Kraken and his Techno-Pirates have captured Iron Man, stripped him of his deep-sea armor ... and are attacking Hydrobase with it! Unarmed and unarmored, can Tony Stark take out Kraken's scurvy crew all by himself?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Jeff Parker, pencils and cover by Leonard Kirk.

Sound your horn, Heimdall! Villains march across Bifrost Bridge, to challenge the forces of Odin! But wait... who are these mortals that count themselves as friends of Thor? Avengers? Then bid them to unleash their vengeance lest we face Ragnarok!

48 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Peter David, art by Pop Mhan, cover by Patrick Scherberger.

Spidey gets caught in the crossfire of the Human Torch and Pyro! One hothead would be rough enoughŠbut two?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Fred Van Lente, pencils by Cory Hamscher, cover by Paul Smith.

The populace of Earth hates and fears the stranded Silver Surfer. But he falls in with a TV self-help guru who encourages him to win the planet over to his side -- by solving all the world's problems! Wielding the Power Cosmic, the Silver Surfer single-handedly wipes out famine, poverty and war, becoming the most popular super hero ever -- as well as the greatest threat to Earth's continued existence! Why does the Fantastic Four have to stop the Surfer from...saving the world?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.

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Written by Ed Brubaker, pencils and cover by Salvador Larroca.

"The Extremists," part 4 of 5. Why are the Morlocks terrorizing innocent people? What is their endgame? That's what Storm and the X-Men are trying to find out. All the while, Professor X and Nightcrawler are on the trail of Magneto!

Featuring Endangered Species, Chapter 10. Beast heads to mutant town with Bishop! Looking for samples of mutant DNA, Beast turns to drug dealers selling MGH -- mutant growth hormone. And he does not like what he finds!

40 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Peter David, pencils and cover by Pablo Raimondi.

"The Isolationist" Part 3 of 4. Layla Miller is in over her head, and her survival hinges on the one man who wants to see her dead. The plan of Josef Huber, the Isolationist, is revealed, but X-Factor may not be around to stop it. And Monet and Siryn take an elevator.

Featuring Endangered Species, Chapter 11. Guest starring Forger, Beast examines the effect that M-Day had on alternate futures via Forge's technology. And the future looks bleak!

40 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by Christopher Yost and Craig Kyle, pencils and cover by Skottie Young.

"Children of X-Men," part 1 of 2. Mutants are now an endangered species, and the New X-Men realize that they may well be the last X-Men! After the events of ³Quest for Magik,² several of the kids have been changed forever, and the Astonishing X-Men are finally taking some time to get to know their students. But after everything the team has been throughŠ who even wants to be an X-Man? New powers, new relationships, new team members, all on the road to the X-event of the decade!

Featuring Endangered Species, Chapter 12. Tired of dead ends with current mutants, Beast turns to the family that has sired the most mutants on Earth -- the Guthries. The family that produced two X-Men and may hold the key to save the mutant race.

40 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.

X-MEN #203

Written by Mike Carey, pencils and cover by Humberto Ramos.

As the Xavier Academy reels from Exodus's attack and the Marauders' true goals emerge, the X-Men finally find themselves in a position to take the offensive. But only if Iceman and Cannonball deliberately walk into an ambush from which they may not emerge alive.

Featuring Endangered Species, Chapter 13. Beast's alliance with Dark Beast is put to the test as scientific inquiry turns into cold-blooded murder!

40 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Christopher Yost, penciled by Paco Diaz, cover by Billy Tan.

It's brother versus brother and the outcome could decide the fate of billions. Uncanny X-Men's "Rise and Fall of the Shi'Ar Empire" continues here! Vulcan is the Shi'Ar Emperor and Havok is leading the rebellious Starjammers. But who is really right and who is really wrong?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Fabian Nicieza, penciled by Reilly Brown, cover by Skottie Young.

A living legend. A super soldier. A horrible tragedy that continues to rock the Marvel Universe. Would Deadpool hold any of these things sacred? Captain America is about to find out! But wait, isn't Cap dead, you ask? Of course he is, but then... how can he be teaming up with our favorite Merc With A Mouth and his trusty sidekick, Bob, Agent of Hydra...?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Chris Claremont, penciled by Ronan Cliquette, cover by Tomm Coker.

While Psylocke and Kitty Pride are fighting off an army of intruders, the team is faced with the shocking truth of the rivalry between this Earth's Victor Von Doom and Reed Richards. Plus, Miguel O'Hare (Spider-Man 2099) and Gwen Stacy's relationship is taken to the edge.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Chris Claremont, penciled by Jeremy Haun, cover by Scot Eaton.

"Battle for Eternity" continues! Everything is at stake. The country. The world. The universe. The multi-verse. Captain Britain and the remains of New Excalibur are alone to stop Albion and his forces. But if this cover says anything about our heroes' chances, all of reality is in big trouble.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Marc Guggenheim, art by Scott Kolins, cover by Arthur Suydam.

Marc Guggenheim returns to the title that launched his Marvel Comics career with an arc whose title says it all: "The Death of Logan." Following up on plot threads left over from Marc's blockbuster "Vendetta" arc, this new story promises to take Marvel's feral mutant to the limit -- and beyond!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Daniel Way, pencils by Steve Dillon, cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

"Our War," part 2 of 5. The greatest story never told continues! It's 1942 and Logan has traveled to occupied France to take Cap up on his offer -- problem is, Cap already has a partner. Needless to say, Bucky isn't exactly thrilled to find out that he wasn't Cap's first choice. Who is this scruffy outlaw, anyway? And why is he here, now? What's his stake in all this?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jeff Parker, penciled by Roger Cruz, cover by Eric Nguyen.

All the custom-made oversized shoes are missing. Someone's cleaned out the pantry of all the candy. Warren is missing one of his cars. Cerebro, what do your calculations say? Road trip... Hank and Bobby-style.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.

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Written by Garth Ennis, pencils by Gorlan Pavlov, cover by Tim Bradstreet.

"Long, Cold Dark," part 2 of 5. It's the grudge match of the century. In this corner, the 6'4", 220-pound force of nature known as the Punisher . . . And in this corner, the 6' 6", 300-pound engine of destruction know as Barracuda . . . The prize? A 7-pound, 10-ounce bundle of joy.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 5.


Written by David Lapham, penciled by Patrick Zircher, cover by Jelena Djurdjevic.

Mr. Terror is in over his head -- lucky for him, he can rip it off with his bare hands and replace it with a tougher one! This is one private investigator/assassin who's seen and done a lot in his 1,500+ years of life, but the mess he's in now is new to him -- someone's made off with his left arm, the enchanted arm of his true love that houses both the curse that keeps him alive, and the soul that keeps him good. As he loses control of his darker impulses, it's only a matter of time until he literally falls to pieces...but someone won't even let him live that long! Now it's a race against the rapidly decomposing clock to find the arm, the people who took it...and the people trying to kill him!

32 pages, $3.99.



Adaptation by Roy Thomas, penciled by Steve Kurth, cover by John Watson.

The treacherous guide, Magua, kidnaps the beautiful Cora, much to the dismay of the lovestruck Uncas who responds with a war ritual that will ultimately bring his forces into open combat with the enemy -- the hated Huron tribe. It's the penultimate chapter in this rousing adaptation of a true American classic. Plus: Another chapter in the life of the young Hawkeye.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Adaptation by Roy Thomas, penciled by Mario Cully, cover by Greg Hildebrandt.

While the mutineers are ashore on Treasure Island, young Jim Hawkins climbs aboard the near-deserted ship, the HispaniolaŠbut, there is one last mutineer who has stowed aboard the vessel and stalks Jim with a very long, very sharp knife.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Roy Thomas, penciled by Hugo Petrus, cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

The daring scheme to place Philippe on the French throne in place of his brother, Louis, comes undone. Fouquet, the tax collector, learns of the plot and frees Louis from the Bastille‹and the angry king orders Philippe incarcerated on an island. There, his face will be covered by an iron maskŠfor the rest of his life.

32 pages, $2.99.



Written by Brian Michael Bendis, pencils and cover by Alex Maleev.

The Earth is burning!!! Humans are running for their lives, caught in a war they did not start. How can two star-crossed lovers find their way to happiness when everything and everyone they knew is being destroyed around them?? And will the Master Chief discover the mysterious ³key² that could end the war in time to save what is left of humanity? The story bridges blockbuster video game Halo 2 and the highly anticipated sequel Halo 3.

40 pages, $3.99.



Written by Laurell. K. Hamilton, adapted by Jess Ruffner, pencils and cover by Brett Booth.

Guilty Pleasures is back! After a short hiatus, the adaptation of Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake series continues! What price will Anita pay in order to save her friend's life and solve the Vampire Murders? Will she actually kiss Phillip? How far will Edward go in order to find out where the daytime resting place of the Master Vampires truly is? Where is Jean-Claude? And most importantly, who is behind the Vampire Murders?

40 pages, $3.99.


Written by George R.R. Martin, adapted by Ben Avery, penciled and cover by Mike S. Miller.

Drought has engulfed the land, and with tempers getting hotter, war is on the horizon. The Red Widow has lost the blood of one of her men to Ser Eustace. Ser Eustace has lost water to the Red Widow. Can Dunk, a hedge knight who has sworn his sword to Ser Eustace, and Egg, Dunk's squire and also a prince, negotiate an end to the escalation of war? Or is the price of blood and water too high?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.


Written by Raymond E. Feist, adapted by Bryan J.L. Glass, pencils by Ryan Stegman, cover by Koi Pham.

Tomas and Dolgan fight for their lives! The pair quickly realize there is far more to Rhuagh's final gifts than either of them first thought. Meanwhile in Salador, Pug and Duke Borric's party learn from Lord Kerus that treachery has taken root in the kingdom, and civil war may soon follow.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 26.


Written by Orson Scott Card, adapted by Roland Bernard Brown, pencils and cover by Rodney Buchemi.

The Prophet has established the land west of the "Mizzipy" as Red man's land. Meanwhile, Governor Harrison and his soldiers must endure a terrible curse until they confess to the murder of the Prophetstown Indians to every stranger that comes their way!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 12.

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