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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2010

MARVEL COMICS FOR JANUARY

AGE OF X: ALPHA #1

Written by MIKE CAREY Pencils by TBD Cover by CHRIS BACHALO Variant Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL

Mutantkind's final war starts here. If you don't know which side you're on, check your DNA.

32 pages, $3.99.

ASTONISHING THOR #2

Written by ROB RODI Penciled by MIKE CHOI Cover by ED McGUINNESS

Blasted back into space by the Stranger, Thor hurtles across the solar system, trying to overtake Ego and deter him from reaching his final destination: the museum of Taneleer Tivan – The Collector. What business would Ego have at the museum? What would entice a living planet out of its orbit? And why is Zephyr at the museum, collaborating with The Collector?

32 pages, $3.99.

OZMA OF OZ #3

Written by ERIC SHANOWER Pencils & Cover by SKOTTIE YOUNG

Tik-Tok, the clockwork man, defeats the Wheelers and learns their hidden secret. But that's no help in battling the army of Langwidere, a princess with thirty disembodied heads. Langwidere intends to cut off Dorothy's head for her collection -- unless the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, and Ozma can rescue Dorothy. But how can Dorothy's Oz friends cross the Deadly Desert to save her?

32 pages, $3.99.

ORSON SCOTT CARD'S SPEAKER FOR THE DEAD #1

Written by AARON JOHNSTON Penciled by POP MAHN Cover by THE BLACK FROG

The next chapter in the bestselling Ender saga begins here! Ender Wiggin was 12 years old when he destroyed an alien race. Burdened with guilt, he wrote Speaker for the Dead and created a pseudo-religion that spanned the known worlds. Now an adult, Ender is called to investigate a murder committed by a new alien species with a seemingly gruesome nature. Can Ender uncover the truth before another species and more human lives are lost? Based on the award-winning novel by bestselling author and science fiction legend Orson Scott Card.

32 pages, $3.99.

ANITA BLAKE: CIRCUS OF THE DAMNED -- THE INGENUE #1

Written by Laurell K. Hamilton & Jess Booth Pencils by Ron Lim Cover by Brett Booth

Morgues, by a rule, are pretty quiet places. But in a world of vamps and the rising dead, they can be positively hopping. Join animator Anita Blake as her search for a serial killer takes her to the most dangerous after-hours joint in St. Louis!

32 pages, $3.99.

THE STAND: NO MAN'S LAND #1

Written by ROBERTO AGUIRRE-SACASA Penciled by MIKE PERKINS Cover by TOMM COKER

While Frannie and Stu struggle to find a balance between their personal lives and their public personas, an unholy, unspeakable alliance is born between Harold Lauder and Nadine Cross. It's a date with destiny, orchestrated by the Dark Man, and it could very well mean doom for the Boulder Free Zone. It's time to commune with the spirits of the dead, True Believers, and their message is clear: "You cannot miss what's coming next!" 

32 pages, $3.99.

DARK TOWER: THE GUNSLINGER - THE LITTLE SISTERS OF ELURIA #2

Written by ROBIN FURTH & PETER DAVID Pencils & Cover by LUKE ROSS

Bruised and battered after his run-in with the Green Folk, Roland is left to recover in the care of the Sisters of Eluria. He continues his strange journey in a place shrouded in ominous mystery...and discovers that the nuns may be brewing far more dangerous plans than he imagined.

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS CAPTAIN AMERICA #1

Written by JASON AARON Pencils & Cover by RON GARNEY Villian Variant Cover by ED McGUINNESS

Captain America meets his ultimate nemesis—the Captain America of the Vietnam War! As new enemies face off, old secrets from the super soldier project are revealed. From the superstar Wolverine: Weapon X creative team of Jason Aaron and Ron Garney, get ready for a hard hitting story of one man's quest to serve his country...and the sacrifices he must make.

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS AVENGERS 3 #6

Written by MARK MILLAR Penciled by STEVE DILLON Cover by GREG LAND

The Vampires have taken over the Triskelion! With The Avengers on the ropes and the bloodsuckers growing stronger by the second, is there any hope for our heroes? It's Avenger versus Avenger in this blood soaked, blockbuster conclusion!

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS DOOM #2

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by RAFA SANDOVAL Cover by BRYAN HITCH

THE ULTIMATE UNIVERSE GAME-CHANGER! Sue Storm puts together a team of scientists and heroes to take out the ultimate enemy the likes of which comicdom has never seen before. But will it be enough and will it be in time? The Ultimate Universe shocker continues!!!

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #152

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Penciled by SARA PICHELLI Cover by J. SCOTT CAMPBELL

The Black Cat is back!!  What secret does Mysterio hold from the Kingpin's past that will start a turf war across all of New York? And what does it have to do with poor Peter Parker?   Speaking of poor Parker, his afterschool super hero training starts right here!! First teacher... Iron Man!!

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS THOR #4

Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN Pencils & Cover by CARLOS PACHECO

How does a man become a God? The epic origin of the God of Thunder comes to a close as Thor discovers the mystery of his past. Masterminds Jonathan Hickman and Carlos Pacheco bring you the thrilling conclusion of one of the most talked about series... and you don't want to miss it!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS #9

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Pencils & Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.

The Avengers team up with the incredible RED HULK as the Hood makes a crazy power move to bring the Infinity Gauntlet together once more. But the Hood has no idea the power he is toying with and who is coming to earth to challenge him for it. Another earth-shattering chapter of Avengers crazy by Bendis and Romita Jr! Plus: another illustrated chapter of the oral history of the Avengers!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS: THE CHILDREN'S CRUSADE #4

Written by ALLAN HEINBERG Pencils & Cover by JIM CHEUNG

Determined to rescue the Scarlet Witch from the clutches of Doctor Doom, Magneto, Quicksilver, and the Young Avengers form a covert strike force to infiltrate Doom's kingdom.  But their secret invasion of Latveria threatens to become an all-out war when the Avengers and Wonder Man stand in their way.  PLUS:  the Scarlet Witch comes face to face with an enemy even deadlier than Doom who won't rest until Wanda Maximoff is dead.

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS ACADEMY #8

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by MIKE McKONE

Avengers Academy vs. The Hood! The video of Tigra being beaten by The Hood ends up on the internet -- but what's more dangerous: how Tigra reacts, or the mission of revenge the students embark upon? And when they seek out Parker Robbins, are they getting in way over their heads...or going so far down the path of evil they can never turn back?  And how does it all lead to The Hood's new quest in AVENGERS?

32 pages, $2.99.

I AM AN AVENGER #5

Written by TIM URSINY, B. CLAY MOORE & ALAN DAVIS Penciled by NICK DRAGOTTA, FILIPE ANDRADE & ALAN DAVIS Cover by ALAN DAVIS

The grand finale is here as Captain America faces off against a very nasty HYDRA horde...and unwittingly holds the fate of a young boy in the balance! The newest Ant-Man, Eric O'Grady, has never been a team player but will his new position amidst the ranks of Earth's Mightiest Heroes be his redemption...or a one way ticket to the bench?! And Thor brightens up the Young Avengers day in a very special story brought to you by the legendary Alan Davis!

32 pages, $3.99.

ANT-MAN & WASP #3

Written & Penciled by TIM SEELEY Cover by SALVA ESPIN

The first team up of Marvel's most unlikely duo may be their last! While his body lay dying, it's up to Ant-Man to save Bill Foster from a burning heaven! And The Wasp is on his own against Monica Rappacini, her elite AIM troops, and the half-sleepwalker villainess ANESTHESIA! See how the smallest Avengers get out of their over-sized jam in the conclusion to this mini-series!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS VS. PET AVENGERS #4

Written by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Pencils & Cover by IG GUARA

The Dragons went barking up the wrong tree when they started picking bones with the PET AVENGERS!!! FANGS fly and FUR furls as Earth's Mightiest Pets battle FIN FANG FOOM's DRAGON ARMY! And, oh what the heck...THE AVENGERS ARE THERE TOO!!!!!

32 pages, $2.99.

AVENGERS: EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES #3

Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Penciled by SCOTT WEGENER Cover by Patrick Scherberger

Based on the animated show on DISNEY XD, join CAPTAIN AMERICA, IRON MAN & THOR for a rousing adventure featuring daring & destruction in the Mighty Marvel Manner!

40 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS PRIME #5

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Pencils & Cover by ALAN DAVIS Variant Cover by ARTHUR ADAMS

The Avengers series that brings the holy trinity of Avengers brotherhood together comes to a whopper of a conclusion as Captain America, Iron Man and Thor team up for the first time in years to bring down the Hela, goddess of death, who threatens the existence of the whole of the Nine Realms!

32 pages, $3.99.

NEW AVENGERS #8

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Pencils & Cover by STUART IMMONEN

Epic in scale and fraught with danger at every turn, Luke Cage and Jessica Jones face their most challenging adventure yet...a date? Plus: another illustrated chapter of the oral history of the Avengers!

32 pages, $3.99.

SECRET AVENGERS #9

Written by ED BRUBAKER Pencils & Cover by MIKE DEODATO JR.

Will Shang Chi's father return?! And now that their secret enemy's involvement in his resurrection has been exposed, what will Steve Rogers and his team do to take on the Shadow Council? Brubaker and Deodato keep up the Kung Fu Espionage.

32 pages, $3.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA #614

Written by ED BRUBAKER Penciled by BUTCH GUICE Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC

The Trial of Captain America continues its roller-coaster ride! With Bucky's trial distracting our heroes, the new Red Skull plots a terror attack at the heart of America! 

40 pages, $3.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: HAIL HYDRA #1

Written by JONATHAN MABERRY Penciled by SERGIO CARIELLO Cover by ADI GRANOV

From the dark days of World War II to the Heroic Age, witness the brutal battle between Captain America and the immortal evil known as Hydra! How far back has the gruesome group been killing its way to capture the secrets of eternal life? What can Steve Rogers do to halt its sinister spread – when the horrific hordes of the undead rise to stop him? Find out as award-winning horror novelist Jonathan Maberry (DOOMWAR) teams with five different artists to capture five different time periods – including Sergio Cariello (Lone Ranger), Tom Scioli (Godland), Phil Winslade (Wonder Woman), Kyle Hotz (Conquest: Wraith) and Harvey Talibao (PSYLOCKE) – and guest-starring The Falcon, Black Panther, Nomad, Nick Fury and The Avengers!

32 pages, $2.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA & THE KORVAC SAGA #2

Written by BEN McCOOL Pencils & Cover by CRAIG ROUSSEAU

You're Captain America: You're kinda strong & you've got a shield. They're the Guardians of the Galaxy: They're 30th century warriors with craaaazy-big powers. You both want the same thing. TIME FOR A FIGHT!!!!

32 pages, $2.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: MAN OUT OF TIME #3

Written by MARK WAID Penciled by JORGE MOLINA Cover by BRYAN HITCH

Lost and alone in a brutally unfamiliar world, struggling to interact with a new generation of heroes, Steve Rogers seeks out someone--anyone--who might remember him from his former life. And even longtime Marvelites will be shocked at what he finds!

32 pages, $3.99.

THOR #619

Written by MATT FRACTION Pencils & Cover by PASQUAL FERRY

With Ol' One Eye seated again on the throne of Asgard, learn ye now the story of the World Tree-- the birth of spacetime itself!  Speaking of Odin... guess who's got one eye and isn't exactly thrilled to see young Loki again? And as the refugees of nine worlds brace for the relentless invasion by the dark gods of the Tenth World, hoping against hope they'll live to see tomorrow, two of Asgard's most mighty ready themselves to make the ultimate sacrifice! This is it, true believers-- the last moment of daylight before the skies rip open and rain down blood... and the WORLD EATERS... next stop MIDGARD!!

32 pages, $3.99.

THOR THE MIGHTY AVENGER #8

Written by ROGER LANGRIDGE Pencils & Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE

Our hot-headed Asgardian has battled his way through a sea of robots...but he never expected there to be a MAN inside one of them! It's THOR and IRON MAN together, for the very first time!

32 pages, $2.99.

THUNDERSTRIKE #3

Written by TOM DEFALCO Pencils & Cover by RON FRENZ

"AND THE DEMIGOD DECLARES DEATH!" Nobody ever said being a super-hero would be easy, but the new Thunderstrike just can't catch a break. With Gruenhilda the Valkyrie criticizing his every move, the man who would be Thunderstrike begins a quest to recover his stolen mace. Along the way, he adopts a daring different persona, uncovers a plot to invade Olympus and soon finds himself in a fight for his life against a super-powered demigod who is on a mission of vengeance!

32 pages, $3.99.

THOR: FIRST THUNDER #5

Written by BRYAN J.L. GLASS Penciled by TAN ENG HUAT Cover by JAY ANACLETO

The finale of Thor's origin! The entire Marvel Universe assembles to stop an out of control thunder god. But are even the powers of the Fantastic Four and Spider-Man a match for the true rage of an Asgardian unleashed? And is Jane Foster's life as doomed as her unrequited love? All is revealed as Loki's scheme escalates beyond even his own control, and all humanity may pay the price! That is, unless Dr Don Blake dares what no mere mortal is permitted to do: claim an audience with Odin, All-Father of the gods, to demand justice!

32 pages, $3.99.

LOKI #4

Written by ROBERTO AGUIRRE-SACASA Penciled by SEBASTIAN FIUMARA Cover by TRAVEL FOREMAN

Loki vs. Thor and Asgard – with the fate of all at stake! Ragnarok and the end of everything! Utter and total destruction is the inescapable destiny predicted for Asgard, incited by the destructive tendencies of the god of trickery. Loki has already set Ragnarok in motion, and now, if the end of the nine worlds is to be averted, Loki must be stopped. But how can even the gods escape the fates foretold in their stories?

32 pages, $3.99.

WARRIORS THREE #4

Written by BILL WILLINGHAM Penciled by NEIL EDWARDS Cover by AMANDA CONNER

Things are looking grim for our trio of titans! As the fight moves to the mountaintops, can the Warriors Three contain the ancient evil of Fenris and the new, enterprising evil of Helen?

32 pages, $3.99.

IRON MAN/THOR #3

Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by SCOT EATON Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA

As the High Evolutionary puts in place the finishing touches of his chilling scheme to change the face of the planet, Iron Man and Thor  find themselves side by side battling the potent and unexpected characters that the evolutionary mastermind has lured to his cause. But can the Golden Avenger and the God of Thunder ever defeat a threat that seeks to rewrite both the divine heritage of Asgard and the proud legacy of science? Worlds will change and nothing, not even the gods, will remain the same.

32 pages, $3.99.

INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #500

Written by MATT FRACTION Art & 50/50 Covers by SALVADOR LARROCA Variant Covers by MARKO DJURDJEVIC, JOE QUESADA & JOHN ROMITA JR.

GIANT-SIZED ANNIVERSARY ISSUE! Three generations of Starks face their ultimate foe, seventy-some years in the future while, in the present, Spider-Man joins Iron Man as he tries to fill in the blanks of his missing memory. What if amnesia was a weapon? What if the smartest man in the land had ten nightmares that all came true? Who is the son of Tony Stark? What's inside of the rings? The future starts now, for the Marvel Universe's favorite futurist. The Eisner-award-winning series makes a four-hundred-something-issue leap and raises a glass of non-alcoholic champale in salute to Ol' Shell-head!

104 pages, $4.99.

IRON MAN LEGACY #10

Written by FRED VAN LENTE Penciled by STEVE KURTH Cover by JUAN DOE Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC

"INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION" (Part 5 of 6) Before their children, the RUNAWAYS, became their greatest nemeses, the villainous PRIDE of Los Angeles faced their greatest threat when a destitute and penniless TONY STARK came to Los Angeles. Through cat's-paws both super powered and mundane they tried to break him, but every attempt failed. But now they've made a mistake by kidnapping the person closest to him and sacrificing her to their dark masters, THE GIBBORIM. Tony will do everything to get her back, including attacking The Pride on their own turf ... with some surprise guest-stars in tow!!!

32 pages, $2.99.

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #652

Written by DAN SLOTT Pencils & Cover by STEFANO CASELLI

REVENGE OF THE SPIDER-SLAYER Part 1 of 3 "Army of Insects" THE SCORPION was just the beginning!  Alistair Smythe, THE SPIDER-SLAYER, has returned, and Mac Gargan isn't the only subject he's upgraded.  The Spider-Slayer is about to unleash an entire INSECT ARMY on Spider-Man's world! And as part of his ultimate revenge, Smythe is out turn one of Spidey's first ever victories into one of his biggest losses.  Everyone is at risk. Big changes are coming! All this, plus an all-new story showing a hidden side of Mac Gargan's past!

40 pages, $3.99.

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #653

Written by DAN SLOTT Pencils & Cover by STEFANO CASELLI

REVENGE OF THE SPIDER-SLAYER Part 2 of 3 "All You Love Will Die" The SPIDER-SLAYER'S assault escalates as his INSECT ARMY descends on Manhattan!  No one in Spidey's life is safe—from the offices of the Daily Bugle to the Mayor's staff at City Hall!  It's way more than our wall-crawler can handle. Good thing he's also a member of the NEW AVENGERS!  Guest-starring LUKE CAGE, JESSICA JONES, MS. MARVEL, MOCKINGBIRD, IRON FIST... and a few surprises.

40 pages, $3.99.

SPIDER-GIRL #3

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by CLAYTON HENRY Cover by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC SPINNING FROM THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN!

The greatest secret Spider-Girl has is her secret identity. Her secret protects both her and the lives of her friends and loved ones. Anya Corazon makes a fateful decision to share that secret with someone...but what are the consequences, and why has the RED HULK come for a rematch against Spider-Girl?

32 pages, $2.99.

OSBORN #3

Written by KELLY SUE DECONNICK Art by EMMA RIOS Cover by BEN OLIVER

SPIDER-MAN: BIG TIME! Norman Osborn is at the heart of a prison riot! Third Wing is on lockdown as five of the deadliest super-villains in the world wreak havoc...and the only man who can control them is the world's most dangerous psychopath, the Green Goblin! Will Osborn succeed in bending to his will a force of evil with the combined power to destroy the world as we know it? And what happens if they get out?

32 pages, $3.99.

WIDOWMAKER #3 & 4

Written by JIM McCANN (ISSUE #3) & DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI (ISSE #4) Penciled by DAVID LOPEZ (ISSUE #3) & MANUEL GARCIA (ISSUE #4) Covers by PHIL NOTO Issue #4 Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC

Black Widow + Hawkeye + Mockingbird + Ronin = All-out espionage excitement! Across the globe and separated, Natasha, Clint and Bobbi are targeted by the deadly Ronin...whose true face has been revealed! What is this mystery man or woman's endgame? What startling new place will it take our heroes? And which hero will be completely rocked by the shocking end? 

32 pages, $3.99.

CHAOS WAR #5

Written by GREG PAK & FRED VAN LENTE Penciled by KHOI PHAM Cover by BRANDON PETERSON

THE MARVEL UNIVERSE'S LAST STAND! The Chaos King unleashes his ultimate attack against reality as we know it -- and our survival depends on a boy, his god, and their ragtag band of allies: The Mighty Thor! The Incredible Hulks! The Dead (and Living?) Avengers! The X-Men! Alpha Flight! But are they enough to stand against THE ANTI-ETERNITY ... The force that seeks to negate all existence itself? In this issue, the universe dies and everyone wins! ...What?

32 pages, $3.99.

INCREDIBLE HULKS #620

Written by Greg Pak Penciled by Paul Pelletier Cover by Carlo Pagulayan

Great loves and horrifying enemies return in the battle royale for the souls of the Hulks -- and the life of every mortal on Planet Earth! The Hulk faces his darkest demons -- literally! -- all hell breaks loose -- literally! -- and there'll be the devil to pay -- literally! And if you thought the Hulk's battles with his sons were personal, you ain't seen nothing yet.

40 pages, $3.99.

INCREDIBLE HULKS #621

Written by GREG PAK Penciled by Paul Pelletier Cover by Carlo pagulayan

In the wake of "Chaos War," Bruce Banner has a bone to pick with the gods. And he's going straight to the top. Get ready for GOD SMASH, puny mortals!

40 pages, $3.99.

CHAOS WAR: X-MEN #2

Written by Chris Claremont & Louise Simonson Art by Doug Braithwaite Cover by Ed McGuinness A Chaos War Tie-in!

Thunderbird leads the dead X-Men to save the spirit of Earth itself from the Chaos King's thrall! To wake the Great Spirit, father of the world, our fallen heroes must rise to the occasion. It's a true life or death struggle that can only end in one side holding all the power of Mother Nature! Will any X-Men survive to join the final battle for all reality?

32 pages, $3.99.

CHAOS WAR: DEAD AVENGERS #3

Written by FRED VAN LENTE Pencils & Cover by TOM GRUMMETT

The last stand of Earth's Mightiest Fallen Heroes, the "late" Avengers against the combined might of Grim Reaper, Nekra, and the war machines of the Chaos King. They'll learn the hard way: EVEN THE DEAD CAN DIE! The Vision makes his last stab at humanity! Will Dr. Druid be seduced again by Nekra's charms? Will Captain Mar-Vell sacrifice all for his comrades? The Swordsman makes his final choice between heroism and villainy! All this and the most poignant ending of the year!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS POSTER BOOK

By various.

Thirty-six posters featuring Earth's Mightiest Heroes!

72 pages, $5.99.

AVENGERS, THOR & CAPTAIN AMERICA: OFFICIAL INDEX TO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE #9

Written by various.

The chronicle of the Marvel Universe returns as the All-New Official Index to the Marvel Universe delves into the history of three more of Marvel's most enduring titles! Return with us to the Silver and Golden Ages to we launch our coverage of the Avengers (from AVENGERS #300), Thor (from THOR #398), and Captain America (from both CAPTAIN AMERICA #332 and 1941's CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #31). Watch the Marvel universe's history unfold month by month as each issue provides synopses for dozens of individual comics, including back-up strips, introducing the characters, teams, places and equipment that appeared within, providing vital information about first appearances, where they last showed up and where they appeared next!

64 pages, $3.99.

SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE #15

Cover by MARK BROOKS

It's Spider-Man from cover to cover in the latest senses- shattering edition of the wall-crawler's very own ongoing magazine! Featuring four full-length comic-book adventures of the web-slinger and other Marvel heroes!

96 pages, $6.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA 70TH ANNIVERSARY MAGAZINE #1

Written by VARIOUS Penciled by VARIOUS Cover by MIKE PERKINS

Marvel celebrates Captain America's seventieth birthday in style with this gigantic glossy magazine bursting at the seams with thrilling action sure to please Cap fans young and old! Get the inside scoop on the Sentinel of Liberty from the people who know him best as Marvel's top creators share their thoughts on the history of Captain America. Discover what's next for Steve Rogers and company with exclusive previews from Captain America comics. And thrill at the storied history of the Living Legend with reprints of Cap's greatest adventures culled from seventy extraordinary years of Marvel Comics!

104 pages, $9.99.

SPIDER-MAN #10

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by MATTEO LOLLI Cover by PATRICK SCHERBERGER

Spider-Man becomes a teacher for super hero-in-training Chili Storm... the Lynx! But is it all a publicity stunt for her modeling career, and what happens when the deadly Scorpion crashes class?

32 pages, $2.99.

SUPER HEROES #10

Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by SCOTT KOBLISH Cover by RONAN CLIQUET

Reed Richards's secret plan is revealed at last, and a full scale Avengers assault on the Baxter Building is the result! But for which team will Susan Storm fight? And why are there TWO Black Widows?

32 pages, $2.99.

IRON MAN: RAPTURE #4

Written by Alexander Irvine Penciled by Lan Medina Cover by TIM BRADSTREET

Stark Industries is in lockdown as Tony 2.0 forcibly uploads everyone inside to his purgatorial virtual StarkWorld. His most recent victim? Pepper Potts. It's up to Rhodey – suited up in a prototype War Machine armor – to save the day. It's a fight Rhodey can't win, but can't afford to lose – at least not until Pepper finds Tony and everyone finds out what it's going to cost to get a real mind of its virtual prison.

32 pages, $3.99.

PUNISHER: IN THE BLOOD #3

Written by RICK REMENDER Penciled by MICK BERTILORONZI Cover by Jean-Sebastian Rossbach

The pieces of the Jigsaw Brother's plan are coming together like a psychotic puzzle. On the streets, Frank Castle is going mad, tortured by the revelation that the only person he ever loved is hunting him. He sets out to kill the men he believes responsible, all former assistants: Microchip, Stuart Clarke... and Henry Russo. Fortuitously Jigsaw has gathered them all together in order to illustrate to Henry, his son, one terrifying and unarguable fact: Frank butchers everyone who gets close to him. Will Henry turn on Frank before he becomes the next casualty of The Punisher's endless war?

32 pages, $3.99.

BLACK PANTHER: THE MAN WITHOUT FEAR #514

Written by DAVID LISS Penciled by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA Cover by SIMONE BIANCHI

Luke Cage guest stars as T'Challa's new adventure in NYC continues! The former King of Wakanda has sworn to protect the mean streets of Hell's Kitchen, and while battling the mob is one thing, how does he stop a killer targeting innocent people?  It's a deadly game of cat-and-mouse, as T'Challa hunts ruthless new crime lord Vlad the Impaler, while Vlad concocts a desperate and bloody scheme to entrap the mysterious new vigilante that's ruining his plans. T'Challa learns what it really means to be a man without fear.

32 pages, $2.99.

HEROES FOR HIRE #2

Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by BRAD WALKER Cover by DOUG BRAITHWAITE Variant Cover by HARVEY TOLIBAO

Starring Ghost Rider and Silver Sable! Hello, hero...are you for hire? Can you stop the distribution of lethal combat weapons on the streets of America's cities? What happens if the weapons are cursed? Can you fight a demonic force? Who are you going to call for help? Howzabout...Silver Sable, Paladin, Misty Knight, Satanna and....Ghost Rider?

32 pages, $2.99.

DAREDEVIL: REBORN #1

Written by ANDY DIGGLE Art by DAVIDE GIANFELICE Cover by JOCK

The apocalyptic events of SHADOWLAND have left the once-proud legacy of Daredevil in tatters. Now, far from the mean streets of Hell's Kitchen, a new evil is rising, and the only man crazy enough to face it is a man with nothing left to lose. The road to Hell was paved with good intentions, but the long road to redemption is the far harder path...

32 pages, $3.99.

FANTASTIC FOUR #587

Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN Penciled by STEVE EPTING Cover by ALAN DAVIS Spoiler Variant Cover by TBD


HULK #29

Written by Jeff Parker Penciled by Gabriel Hardman & Mark Robinson Cover by Ed McGuinness

SCORCHED EARTH FINALE! Bruce Banner has found the key to stopping the Intelligencia's assault...and it's going to require RED HULK to team up with the one partner he never thought he would... THE HULK! With the wounds between them still fresh, the two big brutes of the Marvel Universe must bring their incredible power together or it all ends here. ! But was there an even bigger development hidden behind this master plan? Meanwhile on Stage 2- The A-BOMB takes a break from fighting really big monsters, so that he can get killed dead by the mysterious murdering alien-looking dudes!

40 pages, $3.99.

THUNDERBOLTS #152

Written by JEFF PARKER Penciled by KEV WALKER Cover by GREG LAND

The T-Bolts leap into HULK's "Scorched Earth"! At the request of Steve Rogers, Luke Cage must take his hardened team to deal with a doomsday scenario unleashed in the pages of HULK! And now that the squad is a man short, Cage finally uses his power to recruit another prisoner to duty—and his pick will shock you! Will the Thunderbolts accept this new member as a part of their force? Or will this heavy duty wild card destroy the balance of power? Find out in the series that Newsarama.com's Best Shots calls "The Avengers title that not enough people are raving about...it's one of the best of the bunch."

32 pages, $2.99.

INVADERS NOW! #5

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE & ALEX ROSS Penciled by CAIO REIS Cover by ALEX ROSS Variant Cover by TBD

It's the Invaders vs. the combined power of Arnim Zola, the Axis super-villains, and the world-consuming elder demon Shuma-Gorath! Can anything turn the tide against such overwhelming odds--even Steve Rogers returning to action in the uniform of Captain America?

32 pages, $3.99.

THE THANOS IMPERATIVE: DEVASTATION #1

Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA Cover by ALEX GARNER

THE THANOS IMPERATIVE is over...but who and what has survived? What happened to Thanos? What about Lord Mar-Vell and the Cancerverse? Who rules the Kree and the Shi'Ar? Is anyone left to guard the galaxy? And who will hold the shattered civilizations of the Marvel Universe together in this bleak new age?

32 pages, $3.99.

SECRET WARRIORS #24

Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN Penciled by ALESSANDRO VITTI Cover by PAUL RENAUD

"Wheels Within Wheels" Part 1! As the long fight between the Secret Warriors and Hydra draws to its inevitable conclusion, Nick Fury's final wild card is revealed. Just who are the members of Fury's third covert team and what have they been up to all this time? Join us for the beginning of the end of the book that has ComicBookResources.com raving "If you aren't reading SECRET WARRIORS you're missing out on a great, anything-goes series; trust me, this is a book that just keeps getting better every month."

32 pages, $2.99.

SHE-HULKS #3

Written by HARRISON WILCOX Penciled by RYAN STEGMAN Cover by ED McGUINNESS

The MANHUNT continues as SHE-HULK and SAVAGE SHE-HULK set their sights on two more fugitive members of THE INTELLIGENCIA! MAD THINKER and KLAW can't hide forever from the SHE-HULK SMACKDOWN that's coming their way! Plus, has Lyra already revealed her secret identity...to the meanest girl in school? Guest starring THE INCREDIBLE HULK, this one's going to be a real sonic blast!

32 pages, $2.99.

DEADPOOL #31

Written by DANIEL WAY Penciled by BONG DAZO Cover by DAVE JOHNSON

"I Rule, You Suck," Part 2 (of 2) These Draculas just don't know when to quit! Deadpool's already shown them they're no match for his kill-skills, yet they continue to step to him. Are they just suckers for punishment, or are they setting him up? Silly draculas...tricks are for Deadpool!

32 pages, $2.99.

DEADPOOL #32

Written by DANIEL WAY Penciled by SHELDON VELLA Cover by DAVE JOHNSON

"SEND IN THE CLOWNS" Did you hear? Deadpool‘s done, outta the merc game. But there's a new player in town, and this cat is baaaad. He's got crazy space-guns, an intergalactic hooptie, and a rep that's getting bigger by the day and just about the coolest name ever. And he's here on earth to let everybody know...starting with Deadpool!

32 pages, $2.99.

DEADPOOL CORPS #10

Written by VICTOR GISCHLER Penciled by MARAB MYCHAELS Cover by ROB LIEFELD

"YOU SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION," PART FOUR Overnight, the Krook home world has been turned into a modern society, much to the chagrin of the Krook King who champions their idyllic, primitive lifestyle.  Now the king plots a rebellion to seize power back from his overly ambitious (but extremely hot) daughter Princes Teela.  With Deadpool raising an army on one side, and Lady Deadpool rallying forces on the other, we could be heading for a confrontation which will doom an entire civilization.

32 pages, $2.99.

DEADPOOL TEAM-UP #885

Written by Rick Spears Art by PhilIP Bond Cover by Humberto Ramos

Watch out Marvel U, the Bovine Blood Beast is back!" The Merc with a Mouth meets the "The Cow with a Cape. Gaze in horror, dear reader, upon the fiendish experiments inflicted upon Deadpool and Bessie the Vampire Cow by the malevolent Dr. Kilgore in the name of mad science and bear witness to their terrible revenge!

32 pages, $2.99.

X-23 #5

Written by MARJORIE LIU Penciled by WILL CONRAD Cover by KALMAN ANDRASOFSZKY

X-23's search for her soul continues! What does Mr. Sinister have to do with Laura's past...and how is MISS SINISTER trying to influence her future? Caught between a dead man and a dangerous woman, Laura must decide what she's willing to sacrifice for answers. GUEST-STARRING GAMBIT!

32 pages, $2.99.

DAKEN: DARK WOLVERINE #5

Written by MARJORIE LIU Pencils & Cover by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI

An all-new storyline starts here! Daken is going to prove to the world he's the best there is at what he does, one country at a time...and he's starting with MADRIPOOR!

32 pages, $2.99.

WOLVERINE #5

Written by JASON AARON Penciled by RENATO GUEDES Cover by JAE LEE

There's a riot going on down below! As hell explodes around him, Logan confronts the last person in the world he ever thought he'd have to face again. Plus Sabretooth! And Ghost Riders! And demonic action galore! Don't miss this shocking finale to the sold-out saga of "Wolverine Goes to Hell."

40 pages, $3.99.

WOLVERINE: THE BEST THERE IS #2

Written by CHARLIE HUSTON Penciled by JUAN JOSE RYP Cover by BRYAN HITCH Variant cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC 

"Contagion, Part One: This Little Curiosity," PART 2 OF 6 It's cover-to-cover blood-soaked action as the most extreme Wolverine monthly ever continues! Wolverine has never faced an opponent quite like Contagion, who becomes a much bigger problem if he's killed! But first, Logan must get past the aptly named Unkillables. Round one: Madcap. Whatever you do, don't look into his eyes.

32 pages, $3.99.

X-MEN LEGACY #244

Written by MIKE CAREY Penciled by HARVEY TOLIBAO Cover by JOY ANG

Something sinister is lurking on Utopia. Something invisible to the naked eye. Something that's abducting mutants one by one. When an invisible threat walks amongst the X-Men, they turn to someone who doesn't rely on sight to battle their unseen foe. But little do the X-Men know that what awaits them is more dangerous than they could ever have imagined...

32 pages, $2.99.

X-MEN #7

Written by VICTOR GISCHLER Penciled by CHRIS BACHALO Cover by TERRY DODSON Variant Covers by TERRY DODSON & CHRIS BACHALO Blank Variant also available

"PROTECT AND SERVE," PART ONE It's a new age for the X-Men. Cyclops and company have declared it a time to be heroes. Wherever a citizen is in need, there's an X-Man on the job. But strange rumors have come to the attention of the X-Men, and Storm and her team are off to New York City to investigate. What do they find in the dank sewers beneath Manhattan? Only New York's favorite wall-crawler has the answers.

32 pages, $3.99.

X-MEN: TO SERVE AND PROTECT #3

Written by Christopher Yost, MARC GUGGENHEIM & MORE! Penciled by DEREC DONOVAN & MORE! Cover by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI

Who are the mysterious X-Vigilante's and what is a big-time Spidey villain doing in San Francisco? Chris Yost's return to the X-Books continues here! Also, a visit from Thor to Wakanda ends up with Storm becoming a true Goddess of the Weather. EEP! All this and more!

40 pages, $3.99.

WOLVERINE AND JUBILEE #1

Written by Kathryn Immonen Art by PHIL NOTO Cover by NIMIT MALAVIA Variant Cover by NIMIT MALAVIA

Jubilee is about as far away from the ideal X-Man as it is possible for a 17-year-old minty fresh vampire to be. While the X-Men try to find a way to give her as normal a life as is inhumanly feasible, her decidedly abnormal vampire cravings will not be denied.  Between that and her newfound powers, she's winning the fights but not the popularity contests among most of the other X-Kids. Most...but not all.  And just when Jubilee starts to think that there is no place for her anywhere, a group of vampire women make her an offer she can't refuse. It seems like the perfect solution...unless Wolverine has anything to say about it!

32 pages, $2.99.

GENERATION HOPE #3

Written by KIERON GILLEN Penciled by SALV ESPIN Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL Variant Cover by GREG LAND

"The Future is a Four-Letter Word" Tokyo burns with the genetic heat of the final light. Can Generation Hope tame it, or will the X-Men have to snuff it out? The first battle for the future of mutantkind comes to a climax, with Bio-titans fighting between the sky-scrapers when hope and despair come to blows. The first arc of the most-anticipated new book of 2010 concludes! Part 3 (of 3)

32 pages, $2.99.

NEW MUTANTS #21

Written by ZEB WELLS Penciled by LEONARD KIRK Cover by DAVE WILKINS

"The Rise of the New Mutants" The stunning conclusion of Zeb Wells' run on New Mutants is here. Everything set in motion from #1 comes around here as the full force of the X-Men is brought down on Project Purgatory. But will it be in time? The full power of the Elder Gods is in the hands of General Ulysses. Will the power of Legion be enough to turn the tide? Part 2 (of 2).

32 pages, $2.99.

UNCANNY X-FORCE #4

Written by RICK REMENDER Penciled by JEROME OPEĄA Cover by ESAD RIBIC

"THE APOCALYPSE SOLUTION," PART FOUR It all comes down to this! To stop him from bending all reality to his will X-Force must kill Apocalypse. But at a terrible cost. The final set piece: lovers positioned against each other, old friendships irreparably shattered, and the future of the Marvel Universe forever twisted. The story X-fans will be discussing for years to come, the conclusion that will change one character evermore!

32 pages, $3.99.

UNCANNY X-MEN #532

Written by MATT FRACTION & KIERON GILLEN Pencils & Cover by GREG LAND

"QUARANTINE" When your very body is betraying you, and you see life leaking out of your friends drop by drop, what would you give up for the cure? Cyclops discovers what the Sublime Corporation wants. Can he afford to pay it? Meanwhile, Emma Frost and Sebastian Shaw reminisce over old times VIA THE STRONG LANGUAGE OF PUGILISM. Part 3 (of 5)

32 pages, $3.99.

NAMOR: THE FIRST MUTANT #6

Written by STUART MOORE Penciled by ARIEL OLIVETTI Cover by PHIL NOTO

NAMOR GOES TO HELL -- PART ONE OF THREE! If Wolverine jumped off a bridge, would you jump too? That's the question Namor must answer when the old Kings of Atlantis escape Hell only to drag him back down with them – into a burning desert wasteland. Can even the X-Men help him now? And with its king missing, what will happen to New Atlantis?

32 pages, $2.99.

BLOCKBUSTERS OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE

Written by VARIOUS Select Character Artwork by GUS VAZQUEZ Cover by TOM RANEY

The chronicle of the Marvel Universe is filled with mind-blowing events — and, in this book, we begin recording them in the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe-style! Covering events from all eras of Marvel history! The Earth-shaking (The Great Cataclysm! World War II! House of M/M-Day!), the universe-changing (Operation: Galactic Storm! The Annihilation War! War of Kings!) and other significant moments in the lives of your favorite Marvel characters (the Richards/Storm Wedding! Lost in Space Time! Armor Wars!). Plus many more! Featuring new art by Gus Vazquez!

64 pages, $4.99.

MAGNETO #1

Written by HOWARD CHAYKIN Penciled by TBD Cover by ROGER CRUZ

Before the Brotherhood, before his greatest battles with the X-Men, there was a man named Erik Magnus, gathering mutants to join his cause. Does the young Magneto have what it takes to build an army? And what does all of this have to do with The Absorbing Man?

32 pages, $2.99.

X-FACTOR #213

Written by PETER DAVID Penciled by VALENTINE DE LANDRO Cover by DAVID YARDIN

In the aftermath of the battle with Hela, the team is in upheaval. One member leaves...another arrives...Rictor and Rahne finally have it out over the identity of her baby's father. Guaranteed to be the most emotional issue of X-Factor this month!

32 pages, $2.99.

X-FACTOR #214

Written by Peter David Penciled by Emanuela Lupacchino Cover by David Yardin

The suicide of a high school student triggers X-Factor's most personal case as X-Factor is hired to learn the identities of the bullies who drove the student to take his own life. But once they have the names, do they turn that information over to the authorities...or to the student's angry family, who may well take punishment into their own hands?

32 pages, $2.99.

X-MEN FOREVER 2 #15 & #16

Written by Chris Claremont Pencils by Andy Smith & Ramon Rosanas Covers by Tom Grummett

SERIES FINALE! A PERFECT STORM concludes with a battle royal in the heart of Wakanda...and all bets are off! Will your favorite X-Man make it out of the rubble alive? Only X-legend Chris Claremont knows!! It's the mutant super-team vs. Earth's Mightiest Heroes!!

32 pages, $3.99.

DEADPOOL MAX #4

Written by DAVE LAPHAM Pencils & Cover by KYLE BAKER

"NO CABLE NO FUTURE" For years, when Uncle Sam needed to erase untouchable global madmen, it called on the legendary super-agent known as Cable. That is, until two years ago, Cable disappeared for parts unknown...and a certain Merc with a Mouth took up the slack. But now Cable has reemerged from where he claims is the far-flung future to take back his old job. How will that sit with Deadpool? Like Tacos before bedtime. It's super-agent vs super-agent in a fight to the finish.

32 pages, $3.99.

CASANOVA: GULA #1

Written by MATT FRACTION Art & Cover by FÁBIO MOON

CASANOVA is back. Or is he? Actually Casanova is gone. Gone from space, gone from time. The burning question WHEN IS CASANOVA QUINN hangs over the entire world as E.M.P.I.R.E. and W.A.S.T.E. alike race toward the horrible, inevitable, answer...The second staggering volume of CASANOVA starts here by the Eisner-laden team of Matt Fraction (THOR, UNCANNY X-MEN, THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN) and Fábio Moon (DAYTRIPPER, SUGARSHOCK) taking over art duties. Never before collected! Never before reprinted! Never before understood! In gorgeous full 4-D psychocolor! Worth a million in prizes! Change your shorts, change your life, change into a nine-year-old Hindu boy!

40 pages, $3.99.

INCOGNITO: BAD INFLUENCES #4

BY ED BRUBAKER AND SEAN PHILIPS WITH COLORS BY VAL STAPLES

Zack Overkill has plunged into the super-criminal underworld on a deadly mission that's made him question everything. Now he's come face-to-face with his target, and things just got a hell of a lot worse. And so with every issue, our Professor of Pulp Culture, Jess Nevines is back with another great essay on forgotten pulp history, available only in the single issues of INCOGNITO.

32 pages, $3.50.

SCARLET #4

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Cover by ALEX MALEEV Variant Covers by ALEX MALEEV & MICHAEL AVON OEMING

The comic book revolution continues!! As Scarlet's controversial and violent actions are made known to the public the fallout is immediate, insane and worldwide. This is when the revolution kicks into high gear!

40 pages, $3.95.

SUPERIOR #4

Written by MARK MILLAR Pencils & Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU

The runaway hit super hero series continues! Secrets are revealed, as young Simon Pooni begins to come to terms with what it means to be Superior--and with what fate has in store for him! Don't miss this thrilling series in the growing Millarworld empire! KICK-ASS and NEMESIS writer Mark Millar and SECRET INVASION and NEW AVENGERS artist Leinil Yu don't let the heat up, for even a moment!

32 pages, $2.99.





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