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TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2010

MARVEL COMICS FOR SEPTEMBER -- TRADE PAPERBACKS

KABUKI VOL. 1 HC

Written by DAVID MACK Penciled by DAVID MACK Cover by DAVID MACK

Finally back in hardcover after ten years! The very first KABUKI volume ever. The foundation of the KABUKI story. The origin. The very beginning of this critically acclaimed series. The HC readers are missing from their KABUKI hardcover collections. And the perfect book for brand-new Kabuki readers to begin with. The last time this volume was in hardcover was more than ten years ago, and it sold out quickly. Since then, readers have been searching for this VOL. 1 hardcover to complete their collections. This prestige hardcover delivers with a whopping 272 pages and extra features. All elegantly collected in a high-end hardcover with an embossed cover, watermarked end pages, a book mark, a dust jacket with all-new cover art and introduction by comics legend Jim Steranko.

272 pages, $29.99

ACTS OF VENGEANCE OMNIBUS HC DAVIS COVER

Written by MARK GRUENWALD, JOHN BYRNE, DWAYNE MCDUFFIE, HOWARD MACKIE, RON FRENZ, TOM DEFALCO, TERRY AUSTIN, DAVID MICHELINIE & GERRY CONWAY Penciled by PAUL RYAN, JOHN BYRNE, VINCE MIELCAREK, DWAYNE TURNER, AL MILGROM, KIERON DWYER, RON LIM, HERB TRIMPE, RON FRENZ, MIKE VOSBURG, COLLEEN DORAN, ERIK LARSEN, TODD MCFARLANE, SAL BUSCEMA, MIKE ESPOSITO & ALEX SAVIUK Covers by ALAN DAVIS & JOHN BYRNE

Two dozen of Marvel's top talents set more than 40 super heroes against at least as many super villains in the premier crossover event of the 1990s! Plus: the debut of the New Warriors! The destruction of Avengers Island! Spider-Man's cosmic power and the madness of the Scarlet Witch! A three-headed monster, a three-faced robot, a trip through the worlds of What If? and more! Special guest-appearance by Abraham Lincoln! Collecting AVENGERS #311-313, AVENGERS ANNUAL #19; AVENGERS SPOTLIGHT #26-29; AVENGERS WEST COAST #53-55; CAPTAIN AMERICA #365-367; IRON MAN #251-252; QUASAR #5-7; Thor #411-413; CLOAK & DAGGER #9; AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #326-329; SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #158-160; WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #59-61.

744 pages, $99.99

THE MIGHTY THOR VOL. 1 OMNIBUS HC

Written by STAN LEE with LARRY LIEBER & ROBERT BERNSTEIN Penciled by JACK KIRBY with JOE SINNOTT, DON HECK & AL HARTLEY All-New Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL Classic Cover by JACK KIRBY

Whosoever holds this Omnibus, if he be worthy, shall possess the epic stories that began the saga of the Mighty Thor! While vacationing along the coast of Norway, Dr. Donald Blake happened upon a secret chamber and inside it found a strange, gnarled cane. Upon striking the cane a shower of lightning rained down and the hobbled doctor found himself transformed into the Mighty Thor, God of Thunder and champion of Asgard! Stan Lee and Jack Kirby crafted an epic of power and myth, drama and action, and in this painstakingly-restored Omnibus collection, you'll experience it all from the very beginning. Including the first appearances of Odin, the mischievous Loki, noble Balder, Heimdall, the warriors three— Volstagg, Hogun and Fandrall—and the lovely Jane Foster. Packed with the fan-favorite Tales of Asgard, classic battles from Thor vs. the Hulk and the unstoppable Destroyer to the Absorbing Man and the Executioner, along with letters pages and bonus features galore, it's Mjolnir-class package that's a must for every Asgardian to be. Collecting JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #83-120 and ANNUAL #1.

768 pages, $99.99

MARVEL MASTERWORKS: MARVEL TEAM-UP VOL. 1 HC

Written by GERRY CONWAY & ROY THOMAS Penciled by ROSS ANDRU, GIL KANE & JIM MOONEY Cover by GIL KANE

How better to celebrate a Marvel Masterworks milestone 150th volume than with all Marvel's most-famous characters all piled into one amazing title—Marvel Team-Up! In the world of interconnected heroes that Marvel Comics pioneered, Team-Up made that formula a franchise and gave fans a much-desired double-monthly Spidey fix. Created by the same top-flight talents that brought you Amazing Spider-Man—Roy Thomas, Gil Kane, Gerry Conway, Ross Andru and Jim Mooney—MTU brings Spidey together with the Human Torch, the X-Men, the Vision, the Thing, Thor, the Cat, Iron Man and the Inhumans. That's enough super hero for anybody's diet! And with villains like Kang the Conqueror, Sandman and Morbius for dessert, Team-Up's will have you full-up with classic comic book adventure! Collecting MARVEL TEAM-UP #1-11

248 pages, $54.99

MARVEL MASTERWORKS: THE FANTASTIC FOUR VOL. 4 TPB

Written by STAN LEE Penciled by JACK KIRBY Covers by JACK KIRBY & DEAN WHITE

Stan and Jack are back with another classic FANTASTIC FOUR collection, earning the title "World's Greatest Comic Magazine" and throwing in a little extra to boot! It all starts off with the origin of that epitome of evil, Dr. Doom. Find out how Doom's face was scarred and how Reed Richards is connected with that fateful day. Witness the birth of an evil quartet to rival the FF—the Frightful Four! Join the Battle of the Baxter Building as a de-powered FF teams with Daredevil against Dr. Doom in a fight to the finish that'll loosen your fillings! There's also monster menaces galore from the Mole Man to Dragon Man and out-of-this-world villains from the shape shifting Skrulls to the undersea warlord Attuma! But it's not just the panel-bursting action that makes FF great, it's the personal drama. How will Johnny and Sue respond when the father they thought dead returns? When Reed pops the question will the Invisible Girl say, "Yes," or do visions of Namor dance in her head? They're not just classics, one and all, they're Masterworks! Collecting FANTASTIC FOUR #31-40 & ANNUAL #2

272 pages, $24.99

X-MEN: SECOND COMING HC

Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST, CRAIG KYLE, MATT FRACTION, ZEB WELLS & MIKE CAREY Penciled by DAVID FINCH, TERRY DODSON, IBRAIM ROBERSON, GREG LAND & MIKE CHOI Cover by DAVID FINCH

MANY WILL BE WOUNDED. SEVERAL WILL DIE. The climax of four years of X-Men stories is the X-Event of 2010! What started in HOUSE OF M with the Decimation of mutantkind and erupted with the first new mutant birth in MESSIAH COMPLEX finishes here. In the epic crossover SECOND COMING, Cyclops' faith pays off when Cable returns to the present with Hope, the girl he believes to be the mutant messiah. But will she be the savior or destroyer of mutantkind? We may never know, as she is the target of an initiative for mutant eradication unlike anything the X-Men have ever experienced. Many will be wounded. Several will die. Is Hope worth it? Collecting SECOND COMING: PREPARE, SECOND COMING #1-2, UNCANNY X-MEN #523-525, NEW MUTANTS #12-14, X-MEN LEGACY #235-237 and X-FORCE #26-28.

344 pages, $39.99

DEADPOOL: MERC WITH A MOUTH - HEAD TRIP HC

Written by VICTOR GISCHLER Penciled by BONG DAZO with ROB LIEFELD, KYLE BAKER & DAS PASTORAS Cover by ED MCGUINNESS

It's the Merc with two mouths! Deadpool travels to the Savage Land to retrieve what might be the deadliest bioweapon the universe has ever seen. What is this deadly object? Well, Deadpool's employer is being a little vague about that. Let's just say when the secret is finally revealed, it's enough to throw even the Merc with two Mouths for a loop...Oh hell, we can't keep a secret, it's the severed-but-still-hungry head of the Marvel Zombies Deadpool! To save the universe, Deadpool must team up with himself to dodge Hydra operatives, dinosaurs, cavemen and zombie cavemen as he attempts to take his not-so-precious cargo back where it came from: the Marvel Zombies Universe. Collecting DEADPOOL: MERC WITH A MOUTH #1-13.

320 pages, $39.99

HERALDS HC

Written by KATHRYN IMMONEN Penciled by TONCI ZONJIC Cover by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC

Powerful forces are converging on Earth and the women of the Marvel Universe are at the center of it!  Years ago, a herald of Galactus sacrificed her life for the universe. Little did anyone realize, a shred of that spirit lived on...and now she's back for vengeance on those who abandoned her. The most powerful super heroines of the Marvel Universe must put aside their differences to stop this threat before the Earth is destroyed.  Emma Frost, She-Hulk, Agent Abigail Brand, Hellcat, Valkyrie, Monica Rambeau, Sue Storm...these mighty women will be put to the test as never before, as cities are destroyed, families are torn apart, and a cosmic resurrection changes the heroes' lives forever! Collecting HERALDS #1-5.

120 pages, $19.99

GIRL COMICS HC

Written by VARIOUS Penciled by VARIOUS Cover by AMANDA CONNER & LAURA MARTIN

A celebration of amazing women in comics with a brand-new anthology created entirely by the most talented and exciting women working in comics today, including Ann Nocenti (DAREDEVIL), Amanda Conner (Power Girl), Laura Martin (SECRET INVASION), G. Willow Wilson (Air), Devin Grayson (Nightwing), Stephanie Buscema (WEB OF SPIDER-MAN), and more! With stories featuring your favorite Marvel characters, from the Punisher to Mary Jane, don't miss what will be one of the most talked-about series of the year! Collecting GIRL COMICS #1-3.

120 pages, $19.99

OZ: THE MARVELOUS LAND OF OZ HC

Written by ERIC SHANOWER Penciled by SKOTTIE YOUNG Cover by SKOTTIE YOUNG

The epic continues! Fresh off their landmark run on THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ, superstars ERIC SHANOWER (Age of Bronze) and SKOTTIE YOUNG (X-MEN) return with L. Frank Baum's MARVELOUS LAND OF OZ. Join new characters Tip and Jack Pumpkinhead as they're whisked to Oz, and meet foes and friends! You've NEVER seen L. Frank Baum's masterpiece like this before... Collecting THE MARVELOUS LAND OF OZ #1-8.

192 pages, $29.99

CIVIL WAR: THE UNDERSIDE HC

Written by FABIAN NICIEZA, CHARLIE HUSTON, JUSTIN GRAY, JIMMY PALMIOTTI, FRANK TIERI, MATT FRACTION & DANIEL WAY Penciled by TOM GRUMMETT, DAVID FINCH, MICO SUAYAN, BILLY TUCCI, STAZ JOHNSON, ARIEL OLIVETTI & JAVIER SALTARES Cover by DAVID FINCH

Civil War rages in the Marvel Universe, and even those on the periphery can't escape its effects! As Baron Zemo and his Thunderbolts assemble an army of super villains for the government, the Punisher is busy killing these deputized do-gooders, Ghost Rider fights against others who've been possessed, and Moon Knight can't choose a side! Plus: The Kingpin manipulates Iron Man from jail, a new team of Heroes for Hire makes its mark, and more! Collecting THUNDERBOLTS #103-105, MOON KNIGHT #7-12, HEROES FOR HIRE #1-3, CIVIL WAR: WAR CRIMES, PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL #1-3 and GHOST RIDER #8-11.

512 pages, $39.99

LOCKJAW & THE PET AVENGERS UNLEASHED HC

Written by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Penciled by IG GUARA & CHRIS SOTOMAYOR Cover by IG GUARA & CHRIS SOTOMAYOR

Once upon a time, in a world of super heroes and villains, there lived a team of animals that saved the universe...and no one knew it. These creatures asked not for fortune or fame, merely to help the humans that pet them. But a new threat to the world has arisen, which only they know of, that could change everything...and kill one of them. Join CHRIS ELIOPOULOS, IG GUARA, and CHRIS SOTOMAYOR for an epic tale of adventure, courage...and sacrifice. Collecting LOCKJAW & THE PET AVENGERS UNLEASHED #1-4 and TAILS OF THE PET AVENGERS: THE DOGS OF SUMMER.

128 pages, $19.99

SIEGE: MIGHTY AVENGERS PREMIERE HC

Written by CHRISTOS N. GAGE & DAN SLOTT Penciled by KHOI PHAM & NEIL EDWARDS Cover by KHOI PHAM

Carol Danvers, in her super hero identity of Ms. Marvel, The throwdown you've been waiting for – and that Loki, God of Mischief – has been scheming towards: THE MIGHTY AVENGERS versus THE DARK AVENGERS! Hank Pym's team has tried their best to be a shining light in the world of Dark Reign but this might be the time that light gets snuffed out!  Then a rag-tag team of Mighty Avengers are thrust onto the front lines of SIEGE...with no one to lead them! And where's HANK PYM? Trapped in Pym-Space with his greatest enemy, his sinister cybernetic "son", ULTRON! Special appearance by the MIGHTY THOR! Collecting MIGHTY AVENGERS #32-36.

120 pages, $19.99

SIEGE: DARK AVENGERS PREMIERE HC

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by MIKE DEODATO JR. & CHRIS BACHALO Cover by MIKE DEODATO JR.

After years of mystery, the secrets of the Sentry are revealed! How deep is his madness and who is really in control of him? What is the limit of his power, if any? And what deadly mystery surrounds him causing mortals and gods to tremble in fear? Plus: In the middle of SIEGE, Ms. Marvel and Hawkeye take center stage in a sick twisted battle, and launch their own agenda, revealing their true relationship, and their personal plans for Norman Osborn. Collecting DARK AVENGERS #13-16 and DARK AVENGERS ANNUAL.

136 pages, $24.99

SPIDER-MAN: THE GAUNTLET VOL. 5 - LIZARD PREMIERE HC

Written by ZEB WELLS with FRED VAN LENTE Penciled by CHRIS BACHALO with JEFTE PALO & XURXO PENALTA Cover by CHRIS BACHALO

"Half-Man, Half-Reptile...the Lizard will take over all of Earth unless Spider-Man alone can stop him!" With these words, Dr. Curt Connors, the man who would be The Lizard, ushered a new kind of villainy into Spider-Man's life. Now a widower with a son in foster care, and working at the bottom of the pharmaceutical industry, Connors is a broken, shell of a man...how long will it be before a Lizard breaks that shell?! How will it affect Peter Parker's date with Carlie Cooper?!  How is THE BLACK CAT involved?  Zeb Wells and Chris Bachalo reunite to bring you the next great Spider-Epic as The Lizard returns! Collecting AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #630-633 and material from AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #629 & WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #5.

128 pages, $19.99

INVINCIBLE IRON MAN VOL. 5: STARK RESILIENT BOOK 1 PREMIERE HC

Written by MATT FRACTION Penciled by SALVADOR LARROCA Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA

The Hammer Girls unleash DETROIT STEEL on a world hardly ready for that much metal and chrome, and God help anyone that gets in his way. Tony keeps sifting through the ashes of his old life and tries to rebuild who he is and what he does. Rhodey struggles to be a man of war in a peacetime empire. Collecting INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #25-28.

120 pages, $19.99

RAYMOND E. FIEST'S MAGICIAN MASTER: THE GREAT ONE PREMEIRE HC

Written by RAYMOND E. FEIST

Adapted by BRYAN J.L. GLASS Art by TIM SEELEY & HUGO PETRUS Cover by HUGO PETRUS

THE EPIC STORY FROM ‘MASTER' NOVELIST RAYMOND E. FEIST CONTINUES! It has been three years since the siege of Crydee. The three boys who once were the closest of friends, are now worlds apart: Pug, a slave of the Tsurani, on the verge of becoming a full-blown magician; Tomas, a warrior amongst the elves, losing his humanity to the enchanted armor he wears; and Arutha, the Prince of Crydee, struggling to keep his kingdom together against the tide of invasion.

120 pages, $24.99

DAREDEVIL/ECHO: VISION QUEST PREMIERE HC

Written by DAVID MACK Penciled by DAVID MACK Cover by DAVID MACK

Maya Lopez, dubbed Echo by the press, is a young deaf woman capable of replicating any action she sees — including an individual's fighting style. She once nearly took down Daredevil, believing him to be the one who killed her father. After learning that it was actually Wilson Fisk, her legal guardian, who was responsible, she shot him and left New York in an attempt to discover herself. Now, with her perceptions completely altered, can she make sense of the world? Echo embarks on a Native American vision quest to pick up the pieces of her shattered life. Written and illustrated by acclaimed Kabuki creator David Mack. Collecting DAREDEVIL #51-55.

128 pages, $19.99

WOLVERINE: THE RECKONING PREMIERE HC

Written by DANIEL WAY & MARJORIE LIU Penciled by SCOT EATON & STEPHEN SEGOVIA Cover by SIMONE BIANCHI

His final confrontation with Romulus on the horizon, Wolverine reaches out to a friend to help him put to rest one of the greatest tragedies of his long, long life—the death of Mariko Yashida. And in DARK WOLVERINE, Daken's moment finally arrives. In one fell swoop, Daken plans to both destroy his father and achieve his destiny. The streets of Ankara run red with blood as Daken faces off against...Romulus! Collecting WOLVERINE ORIGINS #46-50 and DARK WOLVERINE #85-87.

192 pages, $24.99

AVENGERS: THE COMING OF THE BEAST PREMIERE HC

Written by STEVE ENGLEHART & TONY ISABELLA Penciled by GEORGE TUSKA, DON HECK & KEITH POLLARD Covers by JOHN ROMITA & GIL KANE

When the Avengers announce they're in the market for new members, their first response is from the X-Men's Beast! Fresh from turning himself blue, this newly furry mutant is eager to prove himself as a hero—and there's no better place than among Earth's mightiest! Oh, my stars and garters—it's wall-to-wall action as the Avengers face the Toad (in command of a starship?!), the revenge-seeking Whirlwind and an assassin dead-set on killing them one-by-one! And when Yellowjacket nearly dies, only the Beast's scientific knowledge can save him! See your favorite mutant hold his own alongside Captain America, Hawkeye and Thor! Collecting AVENGERS (1963) #137-140 & #145-146.

128 pages, $19.99

CAPTAIN AMERICA: WAR & REMEMBRANCE PREMIERE HC

Written by ROGER STERN Penciled by JOHN BYRNE Covers by FRANK MILLER & JOHN BYRNE

The people's choice?! Captain America's endless war on crime and tyranny sets him against new enemies and old, from an army of robot replicas to the black deeds of Baron Blood! Plus: Captain America for president! Guest-starring the Avengers; S.H.I.E.L.D.; and the late, great Union Jack! Featuring Cobra, Mister Hyde and Batroc the Leaper! The complete Stern/Byrne run, culminating with the standard-setting version of Cap's awe-inspiring origin! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA #247-255.

224 pages, $29.99

PUNISHER NOIR GN-TPB

Written by FRANK TIERI Penciled by PAUL AZACETA Cover by DENNIS CALERO

It is 1935 and a popular radio show tells the story of the New York City night. How the unstoppable, unyielding, merciless force of nature named the Punisher seeks to drive a stake into the heart of the city's underworld. How this juggernaut of vigilante violence has mob boss Dutch Schultz squirming — and calling in big guns like Barracuda and Jigsaw to stop him. How the cycle of violence has not only claimed the lives of a prodigious amount of mobsters, but the souls of a small-time grocer and his impressionable young boy. But it's not just a radio show. In New York City, in 1935, it's also very real. And God help you if you get on the wrong side of the Punisher. Collecting PUNISHER NOIR #1-4.

112 pages, $14.99

IRON MAN NOIR PREMIERE HC

Written by SCOTT SNYDER Penciled by MANUEL GARCIA Cover by MIKE FYLES

Finally, IRON MAN enters the world of MARVEL NOIR, with an action-packed pulp reimagining like you've never seen before! In 1938, Tony Stark is a daring adventurer, traveling the world in search of its mythological treasures and trying to forget the responsibilities of an iron magnate.  From the Fountain of Youth to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Tony has conquered them all...but only his closest confidants know it's all one last-ditch effort to cure the disease that is slowly killing him. But someone has been selling out Stark Industry secrets to Count Nefaria and his Nazi sympathizers, and it's only a matter of time before they catch up with Tony on his latest quest! Collecting IRON MAN NOIR #1-4.

112 pages, $19.99

SUPER HERO SQUAD: SQUAD UP! DIGEST

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by MARCELO DICHIARA, DARIO BRIZUELA & TODD NAUCK

Introducing the Marvel Universe in a way you've NEVER experienced it before! Welcome to SUPER HERO CITY, a crowded capital of classy crusaders and crafty criminals in a crammed collective, and home of the SUPER HERO SQUAD! Take a stroll down to the Xavier Institute, past the FF's Baxter Building...but don't stray too far, because dastardly DOCTOR DOOM's domain is the next block over...! Collecting more of the comics seen on MARVELKIDS.COM

96 pages, $9.99.

FRANKLIN RICHARDS: SON OF A GENIUS ULTIMATE COLLECTION BOOK 1 GN-TPB

Written by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS & MARC SUMERAK Penciled by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Cover by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS

Move over, Mr. Fantastic—Marvel's First Family has a brand-new star! Franklin Richards finally hits the big time with this collection of all four of his critically acclaimed one-shots! Join Franklin and his robot pal H.E.R.B.I.E. as they head into Reed's lab for all kinds of fantastic fun, amazing adventures and more trouble than you can shake an Ultimate Nullifier at! This compilation is bound to bring out the kid in every reader! Collecting FRANKLIN RICHARDS: SON OF A GENIUS, EVERYBODY LOVES FRANKLIN, SUPER SUMMER SPECTACULAR, HAPPY FRANKSGIVING, MARCH MADNESS, WORLD BE WARNED, MONSTER MASH and FALL FOOTBALL FIASCO!

208 pages, $19.99

MARVEL ADVENTURES SPIDER-MAN: AMAZING DIGEST

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by MATTEO LOLLI Cover by KARL KERSCHL

To the public, he's a mystery. To the media, he's a menace. To the Torino crime family, he's a possible million dollar payday. To Gwen Stacy, he's the subject of her latest school paper, and a way to become a reporter for the Daily Bugle. He's Peter Parker, the amazing Spider-Man! Featuring SHANG-CHI, WOLVERINE & BULLSEYE! Collecting SPIDER-MAN #1-4.

96 pages, $9.99

MARVEL ADVENTURES AVENGERS: IRON MAN DIGEST

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by RONAN CLIQUET Cover by CLAYTON HENRY

Captain America, Iron Man, the Black Widow, Thor, the Vision, Nova, and the Invisible Woman...a powerful collective of the greatest heroes the world has ever known. They are the Avengers, and they want it known they're here to stay. But when Magneto and his Brotherhood of Mutants threaten to destroy several major cities unless their demands for mutant supremacy are met, the Avengers are forced to quit looking to the future, and start hoping to live through the day! Also featuring GALACTUS, DIAMONDHEAD, THE OWL & KRAVEN! Collecting SUPER HEROES #1-4.

96 pages, $9.99

WOLVERINE: OLD MAN LOGAN TPB

Written by MARK MILLAR Penciled by STEVE MCNIVEN Covers by STEVE MCNIVEN & MICHAEL TURNER

The only way writer Mark Millar (Wanted, Kick-Ass) could top his all-time classic Wolverine tale "Enemy of the State" was to take it to the future —his Civil War brother in arms, Steve McNiven, handling the art duties! Fusing the dystopian super-hero elements of the X-Men's "Days of Future Past," the wild and wooly futurescapes of Mad Max, and the tragic pathos of Clint Eastwood's archetypal Western heroes, Millar's tale finds Wolverine at a crossroads with who he really wants to be and who he really is. Collecting WOLVERINE #66-72 and WOLVERINE GIANT-SIZE OLD MAN LOGAN.

224 pages, $29.99

MARVEL ZOMBIES RETURN TPB

Written by FRED VAN LENTE, DAVID WELLINGTON, JONATHAN MABERRY & SETH GRAHAME-SMITH Penciled by NICK DRAGOTTA, ANDREA MUTTI, JASON SHAWN ALEXANDER, RICHARD ELSON & WELLINTON ALVES Cover by ARTHUR SUYDAM

THE MOST POPULAR MARVEL ZOMBIES ARE BACK! Time and again, they've shown nothing can withstand the Hunger, the insatiable drive that compels the undead super heroes to devour friends, family, heroes and villains alike. But now, the Marvel Zombies find themselves on a fresh world, ripe for the picking! Not all the decaying heroes want to ravage this world like the last, however. Having overcome the Hunger and been laid low by the guilt he feels after consuming his loved ones, the undead Spider-Man will stop at nothing to halt the zombie plague — sparing another planet such a gruesome fate. Collecting MARVEL ZOMBIES RETURN #1-5 and MARVEL SPOTLIGHT: ZOMBIES RETURN

160 pages, $19.99

ULTIMATE X-MEN ULTIMATE COLLECTION BOOK 4 TPB

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by DAVID FINCH Cover by MARK BROOKS

Collecting the groundbreaking fourth year of Ultimate X-Men in one colossal trade paperback! After years of indentured service to a covert military group called Weapon X, Wolverine escaped and joined the X-Men. Now, after a short time away from the X-Men, Wolverine has returned to New York—with a strange strike force armed with sophisticated military technology on his tail. To survive, he is forced to rely on the Big Apple's own Spider-Man and Daredevil—not to mention a little help from his fellow X-Men! Plus: For years, Professor X has championed the peaceful relationship between mutants and humans. But with racism and paranoia growing, the president decides Xavier—with his mysterious psychic powers and shrouded background—might be the bigger problem. His solution: get the government involved in the mutant-training business. With the help of Emma Frost, the president handpicks a class of "New Mutants" to serve his political agenda. But who is this mysterious Emma Frost and what is her connection to Xavier? Collecting ULTIMATE X-MEN #34-45.

304 pages, $29.99

ULTIMATE COMICS IRON MAN: ARMOR WARS TPB

Written by WARREN ELLIS Penciled by STEVE KURTH Cover by BRANDON PETERSON

The Iron Man armor is Tony Stark's greatest technological achievement. And it's just fallen into the hands of the world's criminal underground. Dashing, handsome and wealthy beyond measure, Tony was once the envy of every man on Earth. But in the wake of Ultimatum, times have changed. The Ultimates have disbanded, the world is in ruins and Stark's money has finally found its limits. Worst of all, he's lost the one thing that made him truly unique: Iron Man. When the once impenetrable Stark Tower is ransacked by a mercenary known as the Ghost using modified Stark technology, Tony knows his armor's specs will hit the black market instantly. And the only way to make sure that criminals don't use his creation for evil is to hunt them down himself. Now, the world's greatest hero, Iron Man, must face his deadliest foe: himself! Collecting ULTIMATE COMICS ARMOR WARS #1-4.

112 pages, $14.99

PRIDE & PREJUDICE GN-TPB

Written by NANCY BUTLER Penciled by HUGO PETRUS Cover by SONNY LIEW

Tailored from the adored Jane Austen classic, Marvel Comics is proud to present an adaptation the whimsical tale of Lizzy Bennet and her loveable-if-eccentric family, as they navigate through tricky British social circles. Will Lizzy's father manage to marry off her five daughters, despite his wife's incessant nagging? And will Lizzy's beautiful sister Jane marry the handsome, wealthy Mr. Bingley? Or will his brooding friend Mr. Darcy stand between their happiness? Collecting PRIDE & PREJUDICE #1-5.

120 pages, $14.99

CABLE VOL. 4: HOMECOMING TPB

Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI Penciled by PAUL GULACY, LAN MEDINA, HUMBERTO RAMOS, GABRIEL GUZMAN, GIANCARLO CARACUZZO, DENYS COWAN, ALE GARZA & PACO MEDINA Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC It's the end of the world for Cable and Hope. Literally. With Lucas Bishop hunting them day and night and a malfunctioning time machine that will only allow them to travel into the future, the unlikely duo has run out of time. But Cable works best under pressure. And when he hijacks Bishop's time machine and uses it to leap into the past, he thinks he's outwitted his nemesis for good. Unfortunately for Cable, his plan falls to pieces when he finds himself not in the present, but in 17th-century New York — with Bishop still hot on his trail! Things go from bad to worse when Hope starts manifesting her mutant powers, leading to some serious questions about her origins. But there's little time for mysteries when enemies from Cable's past arrive to settle an old score. Collecting CABLE #21-25 and X-MEN HOPE.

184 pages, $15.99.

NEW MUTANTS VOL. 2: NECROSHA TPB

Written by ZEB WELLS & KIERON GILLEN Penciled by DIOGENES NEVES, PAUL DAVIDSON & NIKO HENRICHON Cover by ADAM KUBERT

Cypher returns from the dead, but this is no joyful reunion! As one of the Black Queen Selene's shock troops in her war against the X-Men, the undead Doug Ramsey is back for one thing and one thing only: to kill Amara! With Warlock on the scene, and the Hellions risen from the dead and raising morbid mayhem, life couldn't possibly get any worse for the fragile New Mutants. Or could it, now that Magik is finally ready to put her cards on the table? Collecting NEW MUTANTS #6-10 and material from X NECROSHA.

160 pages, $16.99

CAPTAIN AMERICA: REBORN TPB

Written by ED BRUBAKER Penciled by BRYAN HITCH & BUTCH GUICE Covers by BRYAN HITCH & JOE QUESADA

After the death of a dream comes the return of a legend! Captain America—Steve Rogers—is reborn, but is he the hero we know and love? Or is the new Captain merely a pawn of the Red Skull—or perhaps something worse? That's what his friends— including Sharon Carter, Bucky Barnes, the Black Widow, the Falcon and more—must find out before the Skull's master plan comes to fruition! And perhaps worse than the Skull, what is Norman Osborn doing lurking on the fringes? The culmination of writer Ed Brubaker's five-year master plan, Reborn features a pageant of Cap's greatest friends and foes in an action/adventure epic that could only be drawn in widescreen splendor by artists Bryan Hitch and Butch Guice! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA: REBORN #1-6.

232 pages, $19.99

NEW AVENGERS: LUKE CAGE - TOWN WITHOUT PITY TPB

Written by JOHN ARCUDI & ANTONY JOHNSTON Penciled by ERIC CANETE & SEAN CHEN Cover by ERIC CANETE

When an old friend from Luke Cage's past is put in the hospital by a vicious attack, Cage leaves his New York City, Avengers Assemblin' adventure-filled life for the cold, harsh and mean streets of North Philadelphia. But what's brought HAMMERHEAD to town as well? JOHN ARCUDI (Wednesdays Comics) and ERIC CANETE (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN) team up to bring you this hard hitting, two-fisted look at the seedier sides of the Marvel U as the original Hero for Hire gets back to work in NEW AVENGERS: LUKE CAGE! And in CAGE MATCH, we look back at a bit of brutal history between Luke Cage and Daredevil, revealing a mutual respect that may soon be torn asunder. Collecting NEW AVENGERS: LUKE CAGE #1-3, DAREDEVIL: CAGE MATCH and HERO FOR HIRE #1.

120 pages, $14.99

SPIDER-MAN: FEVER TPB

Written by BRENDAN MCCARTHY Penciled by BRENDAN MCCARTHY Cover by BRENDAN MCCARTHY

One of comics' most innovative and original voices, Brendan McCarthy, brings SPIDER-MAN: FEVER – a truly unique and surreal story evoking the classic Silver-Age psychedelia of Steve Ditko's Dr Strange. In FEVER, Spider-Man is abducted by a depraved tribe of spider-demons to a bizarre dimension, where he is to be eaten alive. Dr. Strange goes on a perilous occult quest to rescue his friend – and tangles with some very peculiar characters along the way. Plus: this collection also includes a special reprint of one of Spidey's earliest adventures into the wondrous world of Dr. Strange! Collecting SPIDER-MAN: FEVER #1-3 and AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #2.

96 pages, $14.99

TOMB OF DRACULA VOL. 2 TPB

Written by MARV WOLFMAN Penciled by GENE COLAN & MIKE PLOOG Cover by JOHN ROMITA

Dracula's Modern Era reign of terror continues, and he's drawing attention from other Marvel characters—including Jack Russell, Werewolf by Night, in whose history the vampire lord played an unexpected role! Vlad the Impaler battles vampires and vampire hunters alike during his pursuit of power, along with fellow would-be world conqueror Doctor Sun! Plus: Dracula's past reversals and resurrections in his own words! Featuring the debut of Dracula's Daughter Lilith, the dire secrets of the Darkhold and the original telling of the origin of Blade: Vampire Hunter! Collecting TOMB OF DRACULA #13-23, WEREWOLF BY NIGHT #15 and GIANT-SIZE CHILLERS #1.

272 pages, $24.99

RUNAWAYS: LIVE FAST TPB

Written by BRIAN K. VAUGHAN Penciled by ADRIAN ALPHONA & MIKE NORTON Cover by JO CHEN

New beginnings! The Runaways say good-bye to the past, and make hard decisions about their future. Plus: Still reeling from the events of YOUNG AVENGERS/RUNAWAYS, the teenage heroes must now confront a horrific enemy who threatens to tear the team apart! Collecting RUNAWAYS (2005) #19-24.

144 pages, $16.99

INCREDIBLE HERCULES: ASSAULT ON NEW OLYMPUS TPB

Written by GREG PAK & FRED VAN LENTE Penciled by RODNEY BUCHEMI Cover by ADI GRANOV

The Fourth Extinction is nigh! Hera's plot to become the universe's ultimate goddess has reached its final stage: With Continuum unleashed, the destruction of mankind is here! But the heroes of Earth and Olympus won't go down without a fight! Witness Hercules' final showdown with the nihilistic god, Typhon! Behold the evolution of Amadeus Cho into the kind of champion Athena has been grooming him to be! Watch as the combined faces of the New and Mighty Avengers race through legions of Amazon warriors! And be there as Peter Parker puts the moves on Hercules' hot babe of a wife! Collecting INCREDIBLE HERCULES #138-141 & ASSAULT ON NEW OLYMPUS PROLOGUE.

136 pages, $14.99.

HALO: UPRISING TPB

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by ALEX MALEEV Cover by ALEX MALEEV

You are Petty Officer Spartan-117, better known as the Master Chief. An enhanced super soldier fitted out with the most advanced array of tactical weapons imaginable and a suit of assault armor that will protect you against the most lethal of attacks. Your target is the Forerunner Dreadnought. It is a command craft miles long, miles wide, filled to the brim with hostile Covenant forces and heading for Earth to activate the world-shattering weapon known as Halo. It's time to lock, load and save billions of people — or die trying. The story of Halo: Uprising fills in the gap between the conclusion of Bungee's blockbuster video game Halo 2 and the record-setting entertainment juggernaut Halo 3. Collecting HALO: UPRISING #1-4 and MARVEL SPOTLIGHT: HALO.

176 pages, $19.99.

IRON MAN 2: PUBLIC IDENTITY TPB

Written by JOE CASEY & JUSTIN THEROUX Penciled by BARRY KITSON Cover by ADI GRANOV

An all-new adventure set in the movie world of IRON MAN and IRON MAN 2! When Tony Stark announced "I am Iron Man" at the end of the blockbuster Hollywood mega-smash, his life changed forever. When IRON MAN 2 opens, it's months later and the world is totally different. What happened during that time? How did Tony Stark put a new chapter in the history books? And how did Iron Man break and rewrite all the rules? Find out in this OFFICIAL in-movie-continuity story! Collecting IRON MAN 2: PUBLIC IDENTITY #1-3, IRON MAN 2 SPOTLIGHT and the IRON MAN 2 digital comics.

152 pages, $14.99

BLACK WIDOW: DEADLY ORIGIN TPB

Written by PAUL CORNELL Penciled by TOM RANEY & JOHN PAUL LEON Cover by ADI GRANOV

Trained from a young age to become a razor-sharp weapon, the Russian girl named Natalia Romanova was honed into the world-class secret agent and sometime super hero known as the Black Widow. Throughout her chaotic life of espionage and double-crosses, only one thing remained constant: her relationship with Ivan, the enigmatic man who raised her as a daughter. But when the mysterious "Icepick Protocol," suddenly strikes at her beloved father figure, the stakes of Natalia's dangerous work become even higher. With this mysterious conspiracy threatening everyone she loves, the Black Widow must untangle the decades of treachery and betrayal that have plagued her life since childhood. Racing around the globe, Natalia must confront former lovers and allies including Daredevil, Hawkeye, Hercules, Nick Fury and the new Captain America. But even with powerful allies like this, can she act quick enough to prevent her past from destroying her future? Collecting BLACK WIDOW: DEADLY ORIGIN #1-4.

112 pages, $14.99

SPIDER-MAN: THE GAUNTLET VOL. 2 - RHINO & MYSTERIO TPB

Written by JOE KELLY & DAN SLOTT Penciled by MARCOS MARTIN, MICHAEL LARK & MAX FIUMARA Cover by MARCOS MARTIN

They are your most feared villains. The ones who have waited years with a festering desire to hurt you. To make you feel pain. To kill you. They are the Gauntlet. And they are going to wear you down, Spider-Man! First, it was Electro and the Sandman. Now, it's time to face the unstoppable power of the Rhino, and the magical and dangerous mystery of Mysterio—two of the biggest baddies in your relentless gallery of rogues! And meanwhile, the mystery of who is behind all this grows deeper and more deadly. Collecting AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #617-621 and material from WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #3-4.

160 pages, $16.99

AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE - DREAMS & NIGHTMARES TPB

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by RAFA SANDOVAL & JORGE MOLINA Cover by MATTEO DE LONGIS

NORMAN OSBORN'S DARK REIGN FALLS ON THE INITIATIVE! A shining example of hope in the Marvel Universe, the Initiative existed to train the super heroes of tomorrow. But when Norman Osborn is promoted to Director of H.A.M.M.E.R., the former super villain twists the organization to serve his own dark motives...and places the Hood and Taskmaster in charge! But former members of the Initiative refuse to bend to Osborn's directives and will stop at nothing to expose him as the fiend he truly is. Can the assemblage of heroes — including Tigra, Gauntlet and members of the original New Warriors — possibly stop the combined might of Osborn and his criminal empire?

120 pages, $14.99

DEADPOOL & CABLE ULTIMATE COLLECTION BOOK 3 TPB

Written by FABIAN NICIEZA & DAN SLOTT Penciled by REILLY BROWN, STAZ JOHNSON, RON LIM, JON MALIN & NELSON DECASTRO Cover by PATRICK ZIRCHER

Wade Wilson and Nathan Summers—Marvel's mightiest mutant mercs—are back, and this time they're stuck with each other! Can two grown men armed to the teeth with deadly genetic weaponry live together without driving each other crazy?! Action, adventure, black humor, black-ops, face-changing viruses, gratuitous France-bashing and lots of gunfire mark the unexpected, unconventional and inexplicable pairing of two of Marvel's fan-favorite anti-heroes! Now, relive the capeless crusaders' entire run, collected across three titanic trade paperbacks! In this volume, Deadpool takes on the Taskmaster, reunites with the X-Men, and teams up with Wolverine, Captain America, Doctor Strange, Brother Voodoo, Ka-Zar, the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, the Avengers...and the Great Lakes Initiative?! Collecting CABLE & DEADPOOL #36-50 and DEADPOOL/GLI: SUMMER FUN SPECTACULAR.

424 pages, $39.99

DAREDEVIL BY BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS & ALEX MALEEV ULTIMATE COLLECTION BOOK 2 TPB

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by ALEX MALEEV Cover by ALEX MALEEV

During a character-defining run, Brian Michael Bendis crafted a pulp-fiction narrative that exploited the Man Without Fear's rich tapestry of characters and psychodrama, and resolved them in an incredibly nuanced, modern approach. Now, this Eisner award-winning run is collected across three titanic trade paperbacks! In this volume, Matt Murdock is forced to reckon with the problems and legal ramifications that have emerged as a result of his public outing. The last thing he needs is the return of Typhoid Mary—one of his deadliest foes, a schizophrenic predator who terrorizes her targets with a seemingly inexhaustible lust for bloodshed. But even worse is her connection to Wilson Fisk, who's back in Hell's Kitchen—attempting to restore his fallen empire and exact revenge against those who ousted him from his once untouchable position of Kingpin of Crime. Collecting DAREDEVIL #41-50, 56-65

512 pages, $34.99.

SUPREME POWER: POWERS & PRINCIPALITIES TPB (NEW PRINTING)

Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI Penciled by GARY FRANK Cover by GARY FRANK

The end of the world as we know it? The heroes have arrived. You've watched them grow. You've learned their secrets. And now, you're about to see them change the world... for better or for worse! When a god-like Hyperion discovers his whole life has actually been an elaborate government-made lie, his reaction could mean the end of the Earth! Do the world's other super-powered beings have any chance at stopping Hyperion if the truth sends him over the edge? Collecting SUPREME POWER #7-12.

144 pages, $19.99.

THE 'NAM VOL. 2 TPB

Written by DOUG MURRAY Penciled by MIKE GOLDEN, JOHN SEVERIN & WAYNE VANSANT Cover by BOB CAMP

It's 1967, and you are there—but how long will the men of the 23rd Infantry Division be able to say the same? Marvel's groundbreaking saga of the Vietnam War continues with flashbacks on the front, worries in the world (a.k.a. back home) and murder in the ranks. Plus: the first appearance of Mike "Ice" Phillips, one of the few soldiers who stayed with the series until nearly its end. Collecting THE 'NAM #11-20.

240 pages, $29.99

ESSENTIAL CAPTAIN AMERICA VOL. 3 TPB (ALL-NEW EDITION)

Written by STAN LEE, GARY FRIEDRICH, GERRY CONWAY, STEVE ENGLEHART & MORE Penciled by GENE COLAN, JOHN ROMITA, GIL KANE, SAL BUSCEMA & MORE Cover by SAL BUSCEMA

Cap's up against the usual army of orders in AIM, Hydra and the schemes of the Skull -- but could the most familiar enemy face be...Bucky's?! The Falcon becomes Cap's full-time crimefighting partner in the wake of this shocker! Gangsters and gorillas! A mysterious Stranger! Nazis, robots and Nazi robots! Featuring the friends and foes of Spider-Man, and the web-slinger himself! Guest-starring Daredevil and the Avengers! Plus: the secret of the 1950s Captain America and Bucky, foreshadowing the first appearance of the man called Nomad! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA #127-156.

640 pages, $19.99

ESSENTIAL CAPTAIN AMERICA VOL. 4 TPB (ALL-NEW EDITION)

Written by STEVE ENGLEHART, STEVE GERBER, TONY ISABELLA, MIKE FRIEDRICH, JOHN WARNER & MORE Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA, ALAN WEISS, FRANK ROBBINS, HERB TRIMPE & MORE Cover by JOHN ROMITA

After gaining superhuman strength, the Living Legend learns he'll need every bit of it against such team efforts as the Crimson Cowl's Crimewave, the Serpent Squad and Nightshade's Werewolves! Alongside his crimefighting compatriot, the Falcon, Cap discovers secrets in the shadows of eras past thrown by Dr. Faustus, the Yellow Claw and the mysterious Phoenix -- but a final battle with the Secret Empire throws Cap's future into question! But when Cap dons the cape of the Nomad, will the Falcon stick with him or stand by his replacement? It may be a question only the Red Skull can answer! Guest-starring the Avengers, Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D., the X-Men, and Namor the Sub-Mariner! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA #157-186.

600 pages, $19.99





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