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FRIDAY, JULY 2, 2010

MARVEL COMICS FIRST LOOKS

FIRST LOOK: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #636

Amazing Spider-Man #636 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Joe Kelly, Stan Lee and J.M. DeMatteis, with art by Michael Lark, Marcos Martin and Max Fiumara and covers by Mike Fyles and Gabriel Dell'Otto.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"The Grim Hunt continues as many Spider-powered characters find themselves prey of the Kraven Family! Guest starring Kaine, Spider-Woman, Arana and Madame Web. Plus Spidey Sunday Feature and Kraven backup stories!"

Amazing Spider-Man #636 will be 40 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: AVENGERS: THE CHILDREN'S CRUSADE #1

Avengers: The Children's Crusade #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Allan Heinberg, with art by Jim Cheung and covers by Cheung and Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic.

Here's how Marvel describes the book:

"The Young Avengers return in an epic, bi-monthly Marvel maxi-series.  When Wiccan's reality-altering powers begin to rival those of the Scarlet Witch, the young hero sets out on a quest to find her that spans the Marvel Universe and pits Wiccan against both the Avengers and the Young Avengers.  But will Wiccan's desire to solve the mystery of his parentage be his salvation or his undoing?  This self-contained Marvel maxi-series reintroduces and redefines the Young Avengers and the Scarlet Witch for the Heroic Age."

Avengers: The Children's Crusade #1 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: AVENGERS: THE ORIGIN #4

Avengers: The Origin #4 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Joe Casey, with art and cover by Phil Noto.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"The hunt for the Hulk is on!  And when Iron Man, Ant-Man and the Wasp actually find him -- all hell breaks loose!  Meanwhile, an eternal war between half-brother gods erupts in Asgard!  You call yourself a Marvel fan -- then don't dare miss this one!"

Avengers: The Origin #4 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: CASANOVA #1

Casanova #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Matt Fraction, with art by Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon and a cover by Ba.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Casanova is back as you've never seen him before! Full size! Full color! Remastered and Reborn! Meet Casanova Quinn, morally flexible and terminally directionless, as he gets abducted across space and time to infiltrate his own father's E.M.P.I.R.E. of law and order. Featuring an all-new bonus story by Fraction and Moon."

Casanova #1 will be 40 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: DARKSTAR AND THE WINTER GUARD #2

Darkstar and the Winter Guard #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by David Gallaher, with art by Steve Ellis and a cover by Clayton Henry.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"The mini-series continues at a harrowing pace as forgotten teammates return to the fold and an ancient threat is reborn! Who are the Protectorate? Why do they hate the Winter Guard? What secrets are they keeping that could mean the end of The Winter Guard - and Russia as we know it? And -- The Presence makes a move! The Harvey Award-winning team behind 'High Moon' brings you more tales of the greatest super heroes Russia has ever known!"

Darkstar and the Winter Guard #2 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: ELECTRIC ANT #4

Electric Ant #4 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by David Mack, penciled by Pascal Alixe, cover by Paul Pope.

Here's how Marvel describes the book:

"Reality isn't what it used to be... the adventure from legendary science fiction author Philip K. Dick continues down into the yawning abyss of into the unknown. Garson's world continues to unravel around him as he ponders the nature of his existence as an Electric Ant--an organic robot. But there are interests that want to prevent Garson from discovering the truth of his situation. And they are prepared to use deadly force."

Electric Ant #4 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: ORSON SCOTT CARD'S ENDER IN EXILE #2

Orson Scott Card's Ender in Exile #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Victor Gischler, with art by Giuseppe Camuncoli.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Thirteen-year-old Ender Wiggin has a new assignment: governor of a colony planet. And Valentine, his sister, has given up everything to join him. But the starship carrying them to their destination carries a new enemy as well: Admiral Morgan, the captain of the ship. Determined to strip Ender of power and seize the governorship for himself, Morgan will do anything to undermine Earth's youngest and greatest hero."

Orson Scott Card's Ender in Exile #2 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: FANTASTIC FOUR ANNUAL #32

Fantastic Four Annual #32 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Joe Ahearne, with art and cover by Bryan Hitch.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"When Reed and Sue became parents it changed the Fantastic Four forever. What happens when Johnny Storm finds out he's going to become a dad? Especially as he has no recollection of the night in question. Turns out the truth lies within Johnny as the rest of the FF shrinks down inside the Human Torch where they find a trap laid by one of their most powerful enemies. How can Reed, Sue and Ben cut loose to win the battle without hurting Johnny? And how can Johnny defend himself from an outside threat without flaming on and killing his friends inside him? A wild journey into fatherhood and inside Johnny Storm!"

Fantastic Four Annual #32 will be 48 pages and cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: HAWKEYE & MOCKINGBIRD #2

Hawkeye & Mockingbird #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Jim McCann, with art by David Lopez and a cover by Paul Renaud.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Hawkeye & Mockingbird are back in action together -- but so are their two greatest foes!  Who is the all-new, all-deadly Phantom Rider? Crossfire once took Hawkeye's hearing from him -- what will he take from him now? Plus: what secret has Clint uncovered that could destroy everything that he and Bobbi are fighting for?"

Hawkeye & Mockingbird #2 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: HERCULES: TWILIGHT OF A GOD #2

Hercules: Twilight of a God #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Bob Layton, with art by Ron Lim and Layton and a cover by Layton.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"All bets are off when the Prince of Power is pitted against the new Herald of Galactus! Its no-holds-barred action as the Lion of Olympus, determined to preserve his son's empire, must fend off a vicious and alien Silver Surfer, bent on exacting revenge on Hercules for the extinction of his race! Interjection: According to Recorder's Rigellian masters, a far greater threat is looming on the edges of space!"

Hercules: Twilight of a God #2 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: HIT MONKEY #1

Hit Monkey #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Daniel Way, with art by Dalibor Talajic.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"'Year of the Monkey,' part 1. You know what happened on that fateful day he first picked up a gun, now you’re gonna find out what happened next. Bullets will fly, killers will die...and a soulful simian will, for the first time, don his trademark suit and tie."

Hit Monkey #1 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: IRON MAN: LEGACY #4

Iron Man: Legacy #4 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Fred Van Lente, with art by Steve Kurth and a cover by Brandon Peterson.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Russia and China have gotten involved and sent their own super-powered champions Titanium Man, Crimson Dynamo and Radioactive Man to bring Iron Man out of Transia -- dead or alive! It's all-out armored action, and whoever wins, turns out they lose: As the true Big Bad stands ready to swoop in and claim the spoils!"

Iron Man: Legacy #4 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: TAILS OF THE PET AVENGERS: THE DOGS OF SUMMER

Tails of the Pet Avengers: The Dogs of Summer will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Chris Eliopoulos, with art by Gurihiru and Eliopoulos and a cover by Humberto Ramos.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Two all-new tails, featuring your favorite four-footed ferals! Franklin Richards and his time-traveling puppy (named Puppy) meet the PA's for the first time, and baaaaaad stuff happens (cuz Franklin tends to break stuff). Then, in the second story...hey, what the heck are Captain America, Thor and Iron Man doing in here?"

Tails of the Pet Avengers: The Dogs of Summer will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: THE RAWHIDE KID #2

Rawhide Kid #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Ron Zimmerman, with art by Howard Chaykin and a cover by Dave Johnson.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"The sharpest-dressed sharpshooter in Wild West is back in the saddle again – and this time he's not riding alone! When Wyatt and Morgan Earp are taken hostage by Cristo Pike and his pack of pistoleros, the Rawhide Kid must put together a posse of the greatest western heroes in the Marvel Universe to rescue the Earp brothers and bring Pike to justice: Kid Colt, Doc Holliday, Annie Oakley, Billy the Kid, Red Wolf and The Two-Gun Kid! But before the Sensational Seven faces its High Noon showdown, it's got to get there in one piece – which ain't easy considering this posses' complicated history."

Rawhide Kid #22 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: SHADOWLAND #1

Shadowland #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Andy Diggle, with art by Billy Tan and covers by John Cassaday and Tan.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Matt Murdock dared evil...and lost! The battle for the soul of a hero begins! Pushed beyond his limits, Daredevil faces off for a final time against his deadliest foe--Bullseye-- in their most brutal battle ever with more than just Hell's Kitchen is at stake. Spider-Man, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, Punisher and more join forces to stop a war that is breaking out throughout New York, with Daredevil at the center. This event will change the streets of New York City--and the heroes that protect it--forever. Plus, a jaw-dropping final page that will have everyone talking for years to come!"

Shadowland #1 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: SPIDER-MAN/FANTASTIC FOUR #1

Spider-Man/Fantastic Four #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Christos Gage, with art and cover by Mario Alberti.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"The creative team behind the sellout X-Men/Spider-Man miniseries returns for a new tour through classic Marvel moments! Each of the four issues will reveal a heretofore untold team-up between Spidey and the Fantastic Four at a different point in Marvel history, with a mysterious common thread binding them all together. This issue, savor a scintillating saga from the Silver Age as that diabolical despot, Dr. Doom, participates in an international peace conference at Empire State University...and demands the Fantastic Four act as his bodyguards! When the Sub-Mariner arrives seeking vengeance on Doom, Spidey is caught in the middle...and then things get complicated: Gwen Stacy...Atlantean armies...giant walking whales..."

Spider-Man/Fantastic Four #1 will be 32 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: STEVE ROGERS: SUPER-SOLDIER #1

Steve Rogers: Super Soldier #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Ed Brubaker, with art by Dale Eaglesham and a cover by Carlos Pacheco.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Steve Rogers was America's first Super-Soldier - Captain America - and he's fought for his country since World War II. Now a face from the past reappears, a woman that cannot be alive because Steve watched her die! Steve has fought for so long, and lost so much -- is his past coming back to haunt him now? Or could this be the plot of an old enemy who controls nearly everything he touches, including Steve's mind?"

Steve Rogers: Super Soldier #1 will be 40 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: THOR THE MIGHTY AVENGER #1

Thor The MIghty Avenger #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Roger Langridge, with art and cover by Chris Samnee.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"He's banished, he's mad, and he wants to fight. Langridge and Samnee re-imagine the God of Thunder! Thrill as he battles robots the size of cities! Gasp as he tames the mightiest sea creatures! Sweeon as he rescues damsels from the vilest villains! It's Thor as you've never seen him!"

Thor The MIghty Avenger #1 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: THOR AND THE WARRIORS FOUR #4

Thor and The Warriors Four #4 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Alex Zalben, with art and cover by Gurihiru.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Loki: triumphant! Thor: defeated! Power Pack: no more! Exclamations: And questions? Will Power Pack be able to save the life of their grandmother, or will the world be destroyed first? All this, plus a guest appearance by The Pet Avengers, and the moment you didn't know you were waiting your whole life for: The League of Thors! And the final chapter of Colleen Coover's Hercules/Power Pack cross-over."

Thor and The Warriors Four #4 will be 32 pages and cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: VENGEANCE OF THE MOON KNIGHT #10

Vengeance of the Moon Knight #10 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Gregg Hurwitz, with art by Juan Jose Ryp and a cover by Francesco Mattina.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"'Team Player.' Moon Knight embarks on his first adventure with Steve Rogers' new Super-team: The Secret Avengers! Captain Barracuda and his crew of pirates that have hijacked a tanker transporting two million barrels of crude that's worth north of two-hundred mil on the open market and executed 9 hostages just to show they're not playing around. But neither are Steve Rogers, War Machine, Valkyrie, Ant-Man and their newest recruit, Moon Knight. They're ready to rumble...and if that means taking on Barracuda's reinforcements -- a legion of creatures from the bowels of the deep blue sea -- so be it."

Vengeance of the Moon Knight #10 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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FIRST LOOK: X-FORCE #28

X-Force #28 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Christopher Yost and Craig Kyle, with art by Mike Choi and covers by Adi Granov and David Finch.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"'Second Coming,' chapter 13. The final battle begins here! It's X-Force's last stand in the future and the X-Men's last stand in the present. Bastion has been one step ahead of the X-Men the whole time, but one X-Man's sacrifice could turn the tide! The penultimate chapter of the X-Event of 2010!"

X-Force #28 will be 80 pages and will cost $4.99.

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FIRST LOOK: X-MEN #1

X-Men #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Victor Gischler, with art by Paco Medina and covers by Adi Granov, John Romita Jr. Olivier Coipel, Paco Medina and Marko Djurdjevic.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"'Mutants Versus Vampires,' part 1. When a suicide bomber strikes in downtown San Francisco, it gets the immediate attention of the X-Men. But this is not your garden variety terrorist -- and he's not acting alone. Vampires from around the globe are descending en masse on the City by the Bay, staking a brutal claim for the patch of land the X-Men call their home. What is their agenda? Who is their mysterious leader? The X-Men are about to find out, as they brace themselves for a war of the species that will wrack the Marvel Universe."

X-Men #1 will be 40 pages and will cost $3.99.

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FIRST LOOK: X-WOMEN #1

X-Women #1 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Chris Claremont, with art and cover by Milon Manara.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Go on a high-flying, death-defying, globetrotting adventure with your favorite X-Ladies. Storm, Psylocke, Shadowcat, Marvel Girl and Rogue save the world and look great doing it."

X-Women #1 will be 64 pages and will cost $4.99.

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FIRST LOOK: YOUNG ALLIES #2

Young Allies #2 will arrive in stores on July 8 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Sean McKeever, with art by David Baldeon and a cover by David Lafuente.

Here's how Marvel describes the issue:

"Still reeling from the events of last issue, the Young Allies are desperate to hunt down the Bastards of Evil by any means necessary--even if it means taking on their parents!--while the Bastards are up for a little hunting trip of their own."

Young Allies #2 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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