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Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and covers by Bryan Hitch, variant covers by Marko Djurdjevic and Rock-He Kim.

For years the heroes of the Marvel Universe have lived in fear that the artificial intelligence known as Ultron would one day evolve to fulfill its desire to wipe out all organic life and take over the Earth -- that day has arrived.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Matt Fraction, art by TBD, cover by Mark Bagley.

An Age of Ultron tie-in! Will the rise of the artificial intelligence Ultron cause the premature end of the Fantastic Four's sojourn across time and space?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Christos Gage, art by Dexter Soy, cover by Marco Checchetto.

The Superior Spider-Man enters the Age of Ultron!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Steve McNiven, variant covers by Joe Quesada, Milo Manara and Skottie Young.

There's a new rule in the galaxy: No one touches Earth! No one!! Why has Earth become the most important planet in the Galaxy? That's what the Guardians of the Galaxy are going to find out!! Join the brightest stars in the Marvel universe: Star Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket Raccoon, Groot and--wait for it--Iron-Man, as they embark upon one of the most explosive and eye-opening chapters of Marvel NOW! These galactic Avengers are going to discover secrets that will rattle Marvel readers for years to come! Why wait for the movie? It all starts here!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Paul Cornell, art and cover by Alan Davis, variant covers by Olivier Coipel and Skottie Young.

It's hunting season! The best there is at what he does gets an all-new on-going! Pay attention very closely: there's a mystery here that even Wolverine hasn't sniffed out yet. When Wolverine finds himself the bargaining chip in a hostage situation, he must make a decision to save a little boy that will follow him forever...literally! How can a berserker fight what he can't see? And how far will he go to assert his humanity in the face of the Unknown?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Rick Remender, art by Daniel Acuna, cover by John Cassaday.

* "The Apocalypse Twins," part 1.

* New regular artist Daniel Acuña joins just in time for Thor vs Apocalypse in the 11th Century! Wait until you see these two titans first meeting and first battle!

* The Avengers' ancestors are being hunted and only a young Thor can save his future companions!

* And with Rama Tut and Kang pulling the strings, you know nothing good can come from any of it.

* The future begins in the past! This is it! The future of the all-new, all-different Uncanny Avengers begins here and the effects will reverberate across the Marvel Universe for years to come!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Dennis Hopeless, art by Kev Walker, cover by Michael Del Mundo, variant cover by Jorge Molina.

* Betrayal! Secrets! Murder! Shock follows shock in the stunning conclusion to our first story arc!

* Who will win the race to the supplies...and what are they willing to do get there first?

* Who is not what they seem...and which player will draw first blood?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jonathan Hickman, art and covers by Dustin Weaver.

Issue #7 - "World Breaker"

* The Avengers must scramble to deal with the threat of another Universal System.

* The New Adam is transformed, and his true self revealed.

* And the most dangerous hero on Earth is created.

Issue #8 - "System Failure."

* The Avengers face off against the World Breaker.

* Discover the imminent threat to the Avengers World.

* Watch as we get our first hints as the hidden connections between the events of Avengers and New Avengers.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Jonathan Hickman, art by Steve Epting, cover by Jack, variant cover by Stephane Roux.

* "World Eater'

* The Illuminati have learned that Earth is the center point for the death of the Universe.

* If this is true, doesn't that mean destroying it might save everything else?

* Enter the world eater, Galactus.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Kelly Sue DeConnick, art by Pete Woods, cover by Nic Klein, variant cover by In-Hyuk Lee.

* Time to pay the piper... or the psychopathic lizard girl. Black Widow and Hawkeye stand in judgment for the sins of their pasts.

* Spider-Woman caught in the middle.

* Natasha don't drink that, it's--! ...Uh-oh.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Nick Spencer, art by Luke Ross, cover by Tomm Coker, variant cover by Mike Deodato.


* Nick Fury knows who he wants for the new Secret Avengers--the deadly mercenary known as Taskmaster!

* Trouble is, how to extract S.H.I.E.L.D.'s newest prospective agent from the only prison cell in Bagalia – the nation-state built by and for super villains!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Kieron Gillen art and cover by Jamie McKelvie, vartian cover by Tradd Moores.

* A Fight scene, probably.

* And another one, but this time in a club.

* Plentiful feels. (aka "Meaningful emotional character beats" for people who aren't on tumblr)

* The fakest ID in history.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Brian Michel Bendis, art and cover by Chris Bachalo, variant cover by Phil Noto.

* Everything has changed for Magneto in the last few weeks. Can he prove he is still the Master of Magnetism?

* Cyclops and the rest of his crew take the revolution on the road gathering up more new mutants.

32 pages, $3.99.

ALL-NEW X-MEN #8 & 9

Written by Brian MIchael Bendis, art by David Marquez, cover by Stuart Immonen, variant covers by TBA.

Issue #8 -

* Guest-starring the Avengers!

* How will the Earth's Mightiest Heroes react to the time-swept X-Men?

Issue #9 -

* The Original Five X-Men get new costumes!

* Series main-artist Stuart Immonen returns!

* Mystique makes her big move.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Frank Cho, art and cover by Frank Cho, variant cover by Adi Granov.

* Shanna and Wolverine are separated, and Shanna teams up with...Amadeus Cho?

* Secrets about the island are revealed, but only bring up more questions.

* And, in this issue, a hero will fall!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Jeff Parker, art by Wellinton Alves and Carlo Pagulayan, cover by Francesco Francavilla.

* New arc: "Route 616."

* Red She-Hulk is S.H.I.E.L.D.'s most wanted!!!

* Machine Man joins her on a deadly chase across the Marvel U!

* Jennifer Walters is hot on their trail!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Mark Waid, art and cover by Leinil Francis Yu, variant cover by Chris Stevens.

* Hulk versus Attuma!

* What is the secret of Lost Lemuria?

* Attuma's schemes guarantee death for all air-breathers!

32 pages, $3.99. THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #6

Written by JASON AARON Penciled by BUTCH GUICE Cover by ESAD RIBIC In a chilling interlude from Jason Aaron and artist Butch Guice (WINTER SOLDIER) discover the dark origin of Gorr...and the truth behind his bloody quest to butcher the gods.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Rick Remender, art and cover by John Romita Jr., variant cover by Jung-Guen Yoon.

The "Odd War of Dimension Z" begins!

* Zola's terrible experiments on the indigenous creatures give birth to a terrible new foe! No flesh escapes The Patchwork!

* Captain America vs Jet Black, with the fate of Ian in the balance.

* A young Steve Rogers must help his family to survive their worst year of the Great Depression, but how far will he go?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Joe Keatinge, art by Richard Elson, cover by David Lopez, variant cover by Tomm Coker.

* The hot new new horror book continues!

* Morbius gets closer to two people who don't know the dark, deadly secret he carries.

* How does a fugitive remain hidden if his face is everywhere?

32 pages, $2.99.

IRON MAN #7 & 8

Written by Kieron Gillen, art and covers by Greg Land.

Issue 7 - "The Godkiller" arc continues.

* THE SHI'ARD - race of aliens related to the Shi'ar - accuse Tony Stark of killing their god.

* That god was the Phoenix!

* Can Tony trust the ancient alien machine that has offered to help him?

Issue #8 - The mindblowing conclusion to "The Godkiller."

* Tony Stark, The Godkiller is found guilty!

* What horrible punishment will the Shi'ard impose?

* The surprising consequences of Iron Man's role in AVX!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Matt Fraction, art and cover by Mark Bagley, variant cover by Mike Deodato.

* The F4 travel back to ancient Rome and dine with Caesar on the Ides of March.

* Did somebody say, "Pass the knife"?

32 pages, $2.99.

FF #5

Written by Matt Fraction, art, cover and variant cover by Michael Allred.

* The mystery that is...Medusa!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Dennis Hopeless, art and cover by Salvador Larroca, variant cover by Greg Land.

* X-Force is officially on the run.

* Cable must face his daughter Hope, the savior of AVX.

* The Uncanny Avengers are hot on their trail!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Dennis Hopeless, art and cover by Salvador Larroca, variant cover by Kalman Andrasovsky.

* A new arc begins! Great jumping on point!

* Cable's team loses a member as Colossus goes to jail.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Sam Humphries, art by Ron Garney, cover by Kris Anka, variant cover by Salvador Larroca.

* Bishop vs. Uncanny X-Force!

* Bishop has amazing new powers that help him take down X-Force. But how did Bishop get the new power?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan, art by Tony Moore, cover by TBD.

* The finale of "Dead Presidents."

* Not everyone gets out alive! Besides the Presidents, duh.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Karthryn Immonen, art by Valerio Schitti, cover by Jeff Dekal, variant cover by Daniel Acuna.

* Berserkers gone...well, you know!

* Sif battles to contain one of her Berserker pals' murderous rampage..!

* Can she come to terms with her new abilities and serve Asgard...? The gut-ripping conclusion!!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Cullen Bunn, art by William Sliney, cover by Mark Brooks, variant cover by Marcos Martin.

* Dani Moonstar joins the Defenders!

* Valkyrie and Misty prepare to take on the Doom Maidens.

* Plus: A closer look at our sadistic new villain!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jeph Loeb, art and cover by Ed McGuinness, variant cover by J. Scott Campbell.

* A boy, a helmet, and an intergalactic legacy!

* Sam Alexander isn't just any 15-year old, he's just been recruited to the Nova Corps: the Universe's police force.

* What do you get when you pair a raccoon, a green alien lady and a scared teenager? An amazingly awesome origin tale!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Simon Spurrier, art by Tan Eng Huat, cover by Mike Del Mundo.

* Refusing Wolverine's offer to join the X-Men, David Haller must now decide exactly how he will carry out his father's legacy.

* But upon venturing into the world on his own, will he be beaconed back to Westchester by his budding fascination with young X-Man Blindfold? And more importantly: How will their future together change the fate of mutantkind?

32 pages, $2.99.

A+X #6

Written by Kieron Gillen and Peter David, art by Giuseppe Camuncoli and TBD, cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli.

* Kieron Gillen's worlds collide as Loki and Mr. Sinister team up. You didn't think the heroes would have all the fun, did you?

* PLUS: Captain Marvel teams up with Wolverine!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Daniel Way, #6 art by Steve Dillion, #7 art Phil Noto, #6 cover by Julian Totino Tedesco, #7 cover by Giueseppi Camuncoli.

Issue #6

* The team reaches the bloody end of their first mission!

* The final deadly team member is revealed!

Issue #7

* Emotions run high!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Dan Slott, #5 art and cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli, #5 variant cover by Mark Bagley, #6 art and cover by Humberto Ramos.

Issue #5 - "Death Sentence"

* How many have to die before the Superior Spider-Man will kill a super villain?

* Spider-Man versus Massacre-- with hundreds of lives in the balance.

Issue #6 - "Laugh It Off"

* The new super villain duo, Jester & Screwball, are punking heroes across the internet.

* And now they've set their site on the Superior Spider-Man. (Who is SO not good with that.)

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Christopher Yost, art and cover by Marco Checchetto.

* The Superior Spider-Man faces off with Thor, God of Thunder!

* The return of Electro!

* Can the Superior Spider-Man and Thor set aside their differences -- and egos -- to save the world? Spoiler: No! They can't!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Joshua Fialkov, art by Nuno Plati, cover by Humberto Ramos.

* Alpha, inarguably the greatest super hero of his or any past and future time, has been restored to power by the Superior Spider-Man!

* He's saving damsels in distress! He's leaping tall buildings! He may have accidentally murdered someone! Wait...what?!

* Josh Fialkov & Nuno Plati (Amazing Spider-Man) reunite for the tale of the next great hero!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Christopher Yost, art by Khoi Pham, cover by Kalman Andrasofzky.

* "In the Midst of Wolves," part two of three.

* Retribution.

* Lines will be crossed as the most savage fight this book has ever seen concludes.

* We kid you not: Scarlet Spider will never be the same after this issue.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Cullen Bunn, art by Declan Shalvey, cover by Shane Davis.

* Toxin's in Philly. The Devil's in Jersey. Venom's going to war.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Kelly Sue DeConnic, art by Filipe Andrade, cover by Joe Quinones.

* NEW Deathbird! Terror from the skies as Captain Marvel confronts a new version of an old foe!

* Can't keep our girl down. Captain America gives Carol new wings in the form of old wheels.

* What would happen if your enemies knew your most dangerous secret? Captain Marvel is about to find out!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Matt Fraction, art and cover by David Aja.

* More ladies, more problems. Featuring: The Girlfriend, the Work-Wife and the Ex-Wife.

* Plus the tracksuits are back and aim to kill.

* Good luck, Hawkeye.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Sara Pichelli.

"Venom War" continues.

* As his father lies in critical condition, Miles is desperate to solve the mystery of the new Venom!!

* How does the villain know so much about Miles?

* Miles turns to the one person who can help him... Gwen Stacy!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Sam Humphries, art by Joe Bennett, cover by Dave Bullock.

Issue #22 - Reconstruction continues!

* Who are the West Coast Ultimates?

* A new wave of superheroes makes their debut!

* A formidable faction takes on President Cap!

Issue #23 - Reconstruction continues!

* The West Coast Ultimates strike the United States!

* The titanic new team shakes up the Ultimate Universe!

* Can the Ultimates stop this powerful threat?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Brian Wood, art by Mahmud Asrar, cover by Dave Johnson.

* "Natural Resources" continues!

* The mutants have proved their worth, but at what cost?

* Kitty makes a choice that could haunt her forever

* Rising star, Mahmud Asrar (Supergirl) joins the creative team!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Cullen Bunn, art by Ramon Rosanas, cover by Art Adams, variant cover by Axel Torvenius.

* Jimmy Hudson's quest to discover the answers about his past begins here!

* What mission was Wolverine on that led to the birth of Jimmy?

* A story that will rock the Ultimate Universe's family tree forever!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis and David Mack, art by Klaus Janson and Bill Sienkiewicz, cover by Alex Maleev, variant cover by David Mack.

* As Ben Urich looks for the secret behind Daredevil's death, some of Daredevil's greatest foes come looking for Ben! But before they can kill the intrepid investigator, they'll have to do battle with...Daredevil?!

* Some of the Man Without Fear's greatest creators come together to reveal the final Daredevil story!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Mark Waid, art and cover by Chris Samnee.

* Fateful news about someone close to Daredevil!

* Will Matt be forced to abandon his Daredevil identity?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jeff Lindsay, Dalibor Talajic, cover by Dalibor Talajic and Ive Svorgina.

* Dexter doesn't just have killer instincts as a forensic blood spatter expert. He's also murdering bad guys in his spare time as Miami's hometown serial killer!

* The Dark Passenger, Dexter's razor sharp sixth sense, is going off the charts as bodies continue to drop in Miami!

* Detective Deborah Morgan's murder investigation leads Dexter and her to more questions and suspects.

* Dexter can't seem to shake crossing paths with an old high school acquaintance whose past is anything but squeaky clean.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Peter David, art by Robert Atkins, cover by Mico Suayan.

* From beloved ABC show, Castle, comes the next "adaptation" of Richard Castle's Calm Before Storm!

* Will Storm be able to stop a potential World War III, and get his vengeance?

* With assassins hot on their tail, Derrick, Carl and Clara must face off with the dreaded international assassin, The Fear.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Jeff Parker, art by Neil Edwards, cover by Joe Quinones.

* Marvel's Dirty half-Dozen go to war with Iron Man!

* As a world crumbles, What's up Moonstone's sleeve?

* This March, Jeff Parker, Neil Edwards and Evil are our only hope!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jason Latour, art by Nic Klein, cover by Declan Shalvey, variant cover by Mike Deodato.

* Beginning the second chapter of The Winter Soldier's newest deadly mission.

* With only the enigmatic Robards at his side, Bucky wades into his dark past, visiting a treacherous school for young assassins...The Orphanage.

* And just who is The Electric Ghost?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Eric Shanower, art and cover by Skottie Young.

* Time to party!

* When the celebration is for Ozma of Oz, you know it will be the most extravagant bash in all of fantasy literature.

* Lots of food, lots of magic, and a guest list that includes Santa Claus!

* Plus: the best way to go home? Magic bubbles of course!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Alessandro Ferrari, art by Anna Merli, Andrea Greppi, Paolo Campinoti, Michela Frare and Paco Desiato, cover by Marco Ghigiione and Massimo Rocca.

* An all-new Monsters, Inc. tale!

* Mike forgets a special date he promised his girlfriend, Celia, and she's furious with him.

* Can Mike get his relationship off the rocks with a little help from his pal Sulley?

32 pages, $2.99.


* Phineas and Ferb is the official magazine of the TV show on the Disney Channel.

52 pages, $4.99.


Written by Karl Kesel and Chris Eliopolous, art by Ramon Bachs and Ty Templeton, cover by Ty Templeton.

* Spinning off of Disney XD and into your hands, it's the Ultimate Spider-Man!

* First, Iron Fist and Spider-Man must fight one another – or the world will be destroyed!

* Then, Spidey and his team must find a bomb in Midtown High – on the day of their final exams!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Christos Gage and Erik Burnham, art by Christopher Jones and Tim Levins, cover by Khoi Pham.

* Earth's Mightiest Heroes leap off of Disney XD and into your hands!

* When Captain America hulks out, only mild-mannered Bruce Banner can save the day!

* Then, Loki and Thor go to war – and the Avengers show the Norse God of Evil what it means to be a brother!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Cullen Bunn, art by Matteo Lolli, cover by Michael Del Mundo.

* Deadpool carves his way through the annals of literature!

* Scrooge gets a visit from Three Bullets! Gulliver gets a swift death!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Greg Pak, art by Andre Arujo, cover by Kalman Andrasofszky.

* Prologue to X-Termination!

* With reality pulling apart and their Xavier driven mad, the team scrambles to find the tear between dimensions and repair it before it's too late.

* But without their Xavier, they're unprepared for the threat that awaits them.

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by David Lapham, art by Roberto De La Torre, cover by Greg Land.

* Prologue to X-Termination!

* AOA Nightcrawler has betrayed Uncanny X-Force, what next?

* All the threads laid since #1 converge!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by David Lapham, Majorie Liu and Greg Pak, art by David Lopez, cover by Ed McGuinness.

* Joining together the teams from Astonishing X-Men, Age of Apocalypse and X-Treme X-Men, and spinning out of the pages of Uncanny X-Force.

* AOA Nightcrawler just wants to get home...and he doesn't care if he takes out our world to get there.

* Wolverine versus Nightcrawler!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Marjorie Liu, art by Matteo Buffagni, cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli, variant cover by Phil Noto.

* Part 2 of X-Termination event!

* With Nightcrawler wreaking havoc on the very fabric of reality, Wolverine calls in his street team.

* Confronted with the doppelganger of their dead friend, will the team be able to do what's necessary to stop him?

* Wolverine versus Wolverine!?

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Peter David, art by Leonard Kirk, cover by David Yardin.

"Hell on Earth War" continues!

* The story years in the making continues here as X-Factor struggles to stop the Lords of Hell from tearing the Earth apart in their battle for dominance!

* Wolfsbane fights for the life of her son, Tier. His birth signaled the start of this war...and now she needs to keep him from falling into the clutches of those who would kill him to end it!

* And as X-Factor is caught in the crossfire, a member of the team falls into Hell's clutches...

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by James Asmus, art and cover by Clay Mann.

* Desperate to learn the lady thief's secret, Gambit joins Joelle on a heist that may even be too much for him to handle...especially when the villainous Tombstone gets involved!

* And when Gambit's in over his head, who will answer his call for help? Here's a hint: She's the feisty, green-clad, roguish Uncanny Avenger featured on the cover! And she may just have an opinion of her own on Gambit's extracurricular activities...

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Jason Aaron, art and cover by Ramon Perez.

* Jason Aaron and Eisner-Award winning best artist Ramón Pérez continue the arc that readers will remember for years to come.

* Dog Logan is back and Wolverine is in for a world of hurt.

* The students are on their own in the Savage Land with no supervision. Uh-oh.

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Jason Starr, art by Roland Boschi and Felix Ruvi, cover by Jock.

* The final showdown between Logan and Creed!

* Logan finally learns the truth about Mariko.

* Just when a chapter on his past is closed, a new mystery begins!

32 pages, $3.99.


Written by Garth Ennis, art by Goran Parlov, cover by Dave Johnson.

* The final arc begins!

* Nick Fury comes face-to-face with Barracuda!

* See the origin of the fan-favorite Punisher villain.

32 pages, $.99.


Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Michael Avon Oeming.

Another blockbuster chapter in the cops and capes epic! Now that all powers cases are federal cases, agents Walker and Pilgrim must learn to live by the new rules. But how do you obey the rules when the bad guys ignore them?

40 pages, $3.95.

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