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FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2008

MARVEL COMICS FIRST LOOKS

FIRST LOOK: AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE #12

Avengers: The Initiative #12 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Dan Slott and Christos Gage, with art and cover by Steve Uy.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"'Changing of the Guard.' Daddy's home. Iron Man comes to Camp Hammond, and he's not happy. The first year of the Initiative comes to a dramatic close as members are laid to rest, drummed out, declared AWOL, or...awarded their full Hero's License. See who graduates and find out what super-teams they'll be assigned to as the next era of the Initiative begins! Plus: as a new 3-D MAN appears, the base is suddenly short one Skrull...but not how you'd think...Also guest-starring Ms. Marvel!"

Avengers: The Initiative #12 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: DAREDEVIL: BLOOD OF THE TARANTULA

Daredevil: Blood of the Tarantula will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Ed Brubaker and Ande Parks, with art by Chris Samnee and a cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Carlos LaMuerto, a.k.a. Black Tarantula, is finally doing something good with his life. Well, at least it ain't all bad. Lying low after getting out of prison and wiping out an entire gang, Carlos has become a low-key Robin Hood -- cleaning up the neighborhood he used to run as a gang lord. But he's about to discover that leaving his past behind isn't as simple as a change of attitude...as ghosts from his former life haunt him, Carlos turns to his friend/adversary, Matt Murdock. Now Black Tarantula and Daredevil must work together to save the streets of Hell's Kitchen from a powerful new gang from Carlos' homeland."

Daredevil: Blood of the Tarantula will be 48 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: IMMORTAL IRON FIST #14

Immortal Iron Fist #14 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Ed Brubaker, with art by Steve Epting and Jackson Guice and a cover by Guice.

Here's how Marvel describes the book:

"The conclusion to 'The Seven Capital Cities of Heaven.' Seven practitioners of super kung fu, champing at the bit to bloody each other to a pulp. A rogue Hydra cell, intent on destroying K'un-Lun from Earth, loads its terror train full of explosives and prepares to fire it through a warp in space-time. A schism in the leadership of K'un-Lun threatens to tear the city in two. The original Heroes for Hire, outgunned, outmanned, and out of time somewhere in Tibet. And Davos, the arch-rival of Iron Fist, intent on exploiting all this chaos, wants to assassinate Danny Rand once and for all."

Immortal Iron Fist #14 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.50.

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FIRST LOOK: MARVEL ADVENTURES IRON MAN #12

Marvel Advnetures Iron Man #12 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Fred Van Lente, with art by Graham Nolan and a cover by Francis Tsai.

Here's how Marvel describes the book:

"At long last, Iron Man is reunited with his missing father in the heart of Africa--but he has to free him from the clutches of Kiber the Cruel!"

Marvel Advnetures Iron Man #12 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: MARVEL COMICS PRESENTS #8

Marvel Comics Presents #8 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Marc Guggenheim, Ivan Brandon, Andy Schmidt and Rich Koslowski, with art by Francis Tsai, Niko Henrichon, Marco Turini and Andrea DiVito and a cover by Brandon Peterson.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Aaron Stack has been drinking again...drinking to keep the ghosts of his past at bay. It wouldn't be a problem if he was just a man -- but he's Machine Man, and his past has a way of coming alive! The debut of an all-new 5-part Machine Man tale! Plus: Cyclops and Wolverine go hunting, Weapon Omega battles U.S. Agent and Vanguard reveals the truth about the murder of John Doe."

Marvel Comics Presents #8 will be 40 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: MARVEL ILLUSTRATED: MOBY DICK #3

Marvel Illustrated: Moby Dick #3 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Roy Thomas, with art by Pascal Alixe and a cover by John Watson.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Ahab's vessel, the Pequod, encounters the ship Samuel Enderby, whose captain lost an arm to Moby Dick and will hunt the whale no more. When Ahab learns where the monster was last sighted, he enlists his blacksmith to create a special harpoon: a harpoon that will ensure the destruction of the great white whale that haunts his fevered nightmares and gives him no peace."

Marvel Illustrated: Moby Dick #3 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: NEW AVENGERS #40

New Avengers #40 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Brian Michael Bendis, with art by Jim Cheung and a cover by Aleksi Briclot.

Here's how Marvel describes the book:

"Secret Invasion tie-in. Very special guest artist Jimmy Cheung returns to the pages of New Avengers for this very important tie-in issue. Spinning right off of events in New Avengers: Illuminati #1, find out exactly how the Skrull empire was able to infiltrate the Marvel Universe and who instigated the invasion and why."

New Avengers #40 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: NEW WARRIORS #11

New Warriors #11 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Kevin Grevioux, with art by Paco Medina and Nic Klein.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Would you trust a man who puts you in harmšs way? Someone who throws you into the path of a maniac for what he claims is the greater good? The New Warriors are becoming increasingly suspicious of their leader. When Night Thrasher pits the team against a super-villain whošs out of their league, the Warriors are left to wonder: What could possibly be worth their lives?"

New Warriors #11 will be 32 pages and cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: THE ORDER #10

The Order #10 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Matt Fraction, with art and cover by Barry Kitson.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Shell-shocked, shattered, and -- worst of all -- depowered, the men and women that were once the Order stand face to face with the big-bad that's toyed with them for 9 whole issues in various forms and guises and shapes and sizes. They might be broken--but can The Order be beaten? The end of a strange and vicious trip arrives, and God only knows if the Order will survive. Final issue."

The Order #10 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: THOR: AGES OF THUNDER

Thor: Ages of Thunder will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Matt Fraction, with art by Patrick Zircher and a cover by Marko Djurdjevic.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"As the Mighty Thor reclaims his rightful spot in the Marvel Pantheon, a special examining the triumphs and tragedies that have befallen the God of Thunder across the eons. As the things he holds dearest are threatened by unimaginable forces of evil, Thor must rise up, again and again, to hold the line against terror and chaos as only the God of Thunder can!"

Thor: Ages of Thunder will be 48 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: ULTIMATE HUMAN #4

Ultimate Human #4 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Warren Ellis, with art and cover by Cary Nord.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Hulk vs. Iron Man -- the conclusion! The full scope of Peter Wisdom's terrifying plan is revealed, but Tony Stark and Bruce Banner are powerless to stop his mad scheme! Has the world traded the horror of the Hulk for a menace many times more deadly? A shock ending to this event."

Ultimate Human #4 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: ULTIMATE X-MEN #93

Ultimate X-Men #93 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Robert Kirkman, with art and cover by Salvador Larroca.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Itšs Kirkmanšs final issue of Ultimate X-Men -- and hešs going out with a bang! Has the worst happened? Has Apocalypse triumphed? If so, there is only one force in the universe with the power to end his iron fisted reign. But it is a power of such magnitude that its slightest misuse could bring about the end of all things!"

Ultimate X-Men #93 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: X-MEN: LEGACY #201

X-Men: Legacy #210 will arrive in stores on April 30 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Mike Carey, with art by Scot Eaton and a cover by David Finch.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"In the wake of Messiah CompleX, there are no X-Men and mutantkind still lies in ruin. With Magneto depowered and Xavier gravely injured, it seems their reign as the preeminent mutants has ended. But neither of these old soldiers is willing to go gentle into that good night, as Exodus learns when he squares off against Xavier on the psychic plane, with the fate of Professor X's mind at stake."

X-Men: Legacy #210 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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