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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2013

MARVEL COMICS FOR JUNE

AGE OF ULTRON #9

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art by Brandon Peterson and Carlos Pacheco, cover by Carlos Pacheco, variant covers by Jorge Molina and Rock-he Kim.

To save the planet Earth -- and maybe the entire galaxy! -- the heroes of the Marvel Universe made the most controversial decision of their lives. The results have brought disaster the likes of which they have never seen before. And now, with one final chance...can they make it right?

32 pages, $3.99.

AGE OF ULTRON #10

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art by Brandon Peterson, Carlos Pacheco and Joe Quesada, cover by Brandon Peterson, variant covers by Mark Brooks and Rock-he Kim.

The finale! The biggest secret in comics will be revealed to you! An ending so confidential...even the artists of this book don't know what lies on the final pages...! A surprise so big thatoe Quesada himself returns to the pages of Marvel Comics to draw a sequence that "people will be talking about for years."

40 pages, polybagged, $3.99.

AGE OF ULTRON #10A.I

Written by Mark Waid, art by Andre Arajo, cover by Sara Pichelli, variant cover by Paolo Rivera.

* One of Marvel's most classic characters, Hank Pym, stands at the crossroads!

* Faced with a dilemma only he can solve, Pym gambles his past and his future!

* Some men are beyond redemption! By story's end, Hank Pym will have an entirely new role in the Marvel Universe!

32 pages, $3.99.

UNCANNY AVENGERS #9

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

* A team divided. The Apocalypse Twins triumphant.

* Wolverine discovers The Midnight City and soon wishes he hadn't.

* The Horsemen of Death shatter the Avengers body and soul!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS #13

Written by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Spencer, art by Mike Deodato, cover by Leinil Yu.

"Evolutionary Leap."

* The High Evolutionary stakes his claim on the Children of the Sun.

* Hyperion learns the true cost of the decisions he's made at the Origin Site in the Savage Land.

* The Return of techno-titan Terminus.

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS #14

Written by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Spencer, art by Stefano Casselli, cover by Leinil Yu, variant cover by Daniel Acuna.

"The Signal" -- Prelude to Infinity.

* All of the Origin Sites go active as the Earth begins to communicate with something much more ancient than human civilizations.

* The Terror scientists of A.I.M. unveil the S7 program.

* Prelude to Infinity: Part One.

32 pages, $3.99.

ALL-NEW X-MEN #12 & #13

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Stuart Immonen, #12 variant cover by Leinil Yu.

* The All-New X-Men find themselves face-to-face with the Uncanny Avengers!

* Young Cyclops meets the adult version of the little brother he thought he may never see again.

32 pages, $3.99.

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #11

Written by Dan Slott, art and cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli.

"No Escape" Part 1 of 3.

* The Spider-Slayer is scheduled for execution and Mayor J. Jonah Jameson is leaving nothing to chance. To ensure that everything goes according to plan, Jameson's called in the one man he can trust to oversee everything -- the Superior Spider-Man.

* Since the startling events of Superior Spider-Man #9, will anyone realize that things have changed...?

32 pages, $3.99.

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #12

Written by Dan Slott, art and cover by Giuseppe Camunicoli.

"No Escape" Part 2 of 3.

* The Raft is complete shutdown. Which means that Spider-Man, Jonah, Glory, and Norah are trapped inside with practically ALL the villains that the Superior Spider-Man has brutalized over the past 12 issues!

* It's time for a little payback for the Spider-Slayer, Scorpion, Boomerang, and the Vulture!

32 pages, $3.99.

NOVA #5

Written by Jeph Loeb, art and cover by Ed McGuinness, variant cover by Mr. Garcin.

* The origin of Marvel's most talked about new character of the year comes to a shattering conclusion.

* An Infinite-ly dramatic turning point in the life of Nova as he discovers that something out in the galaxy is threatening everything he knows.

32 pages, $3.99.

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #4

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Sara Pichell, variant covers by Adi Granov, J. Scott Campbell and movie variant.

* Marvel's biggest surprise hit of the year continues as Sara Pichelli climbs aboard!

* Gamora is one the galaxy's greatest warriors...with a deadly secret that could bring down the entire team.

32 pages, $3.99.

SAVAGE WOLVERINE #6

Written by Zeb Wells, art and cover by Joe Madureira, variant covers by J. Scott Campbell, Humberto Ramos and Mike Perkins.

* A new arc starts here!

* (Wolverine + Elektra + Spider-Man) X (Wells + Madureira) - Rules = Pain.

32 pages, $3.99.

IRON MAN #11

Written by Kieron Gillen, art by Dale Eaglesham, covers by Greg Land.

"The Secret Origin of Tony Stark" continues!

* The Price.

* The Deal.

* The Consequences.

32 pages, $3.99.

THANOS RISING #1

Written by Jason Aaron, art and cover by Simone Bianchi.

* The Mad Titan flees his home in search of true love.

* But how many lives will he have to take to find it?

32 pages, $3.99.

UNCANNY X-MEN #7

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by Frazer Irving., variant cover by Ronnie Del Carmen.

* Dormammu's machinations have pulled all of the Uncanny X-Men into the hellish dimension Limbo!

* Can Magik match the evil demon's lord's sorcery? Is she even on the X-Men's side anymore?

32 pages, $3.99.

YOUNG AVENGERS #6

Written by Kieron Gillen, art by Kate Brown, cover by Jamie McKelvie, variant cover by Mike Del Mundo.

* Wonder what Tommy (aka Speed) has been up to? Discover herein.

* Wonder why mutant David Alleyne (aka Prodigy) hasn't been even in the background in any one of the eight thousand X-books? Discover that herein too.

* Existential horror turns cosmic horror as something emerges from the shadows of the past. It seems the Young Avengers have yet one more thing to worry about.

32 pages, $2.99.

SECRET AVENGERS #5

Written by Nick Spencer, art by Luke Ross, cover by Tomm Coker, variants cover by Francesco Francavilla and Paul Renaud.

"Barbuda."

* Showdown on AIM Island: The Secret Avengers vs. The New High Council of AIM!

* S.H.I.E.L.D. will never be the same!

32 pages, $3.99.

NEW AVENGERS #7

Written by Jonathan Hickman, art and cover by Mike Deodato.

"Why Not War?"

* The cold war between Atlantis and Wakanda heats up.

* Who is the secret member of the Illuminati that many of the members do not know about?

* How does Black Bolt lie?

32 pages, $3.99.

X-MEN #2

Written by Brian Wood, art and cover Olivier Coipel, variant cover Amanda Conner.

* The school is on lockdown...but if the bad guys can't get out, neither can the X-Men!

* John Sublime is back, but is one of the X-Men's scariest villains not who we should  be afraid of?

* Who or what is Arkea?

32 pages, $3.99.

FANTASTIC FOUR #9

Written by Matt Fraction, art and cover by Mark Bagley

* Did a good-natured prank-gone-wrong mean Ben Grimm caused the accident that led Victor Von Doom down his wicked path?

*As the sickness spreads to the other members of the family, their attention turns to righting this past wrong -- could saving Victor be the only way stop Dr. Doom?

* Before they answer that, however, they have to deal with the Council of Dooms who treat the day of the Incident as a kind of nativity -- and dozens of Dooms from dozens of realities have come to witness the birth of the Alpha Doom./. oh boy that dorm room is gonna get crowded fast.

32 pages, $2.99.

FF #9

Written by Matt Fraction, art and covers by Michael Allred.

* What happens? Pool party.

* Who do they fight? Pool party.

* What do we get? Pool party.

32 pages, $2.99.

THUNDERBOLTS #10 & #11

Written by Daniel Way, art by Phil Noto, cover by Julian Totino-Tedesco, variant cover by Jung-geun Yoon.

* "Red Menace," parts 5 & 6!

* All the secrets are bared, as the TBolts conclude their second arc.

* Will the team overcome their mistrust to takeout the supplier of gamma-powered Crimson Dynamos?

32 pages, $2.99.

CAPTAIN AMERICA #8

Written by Rick Remender, art and cover by John Romita Jr., variant cover by Alex Maleev.

* The main event! Steve Rogers has one chance to set any of this right! Broken, beaten and near dead he must defeat Zola or all is lost! Plus, the reveal of the year! A character you never expected reemerges.

32 pages, $3.99.

JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #653

Written by Kathryn Immonen, art by Valerio Schiti, cover by Jeff Dekal.

* After the devastation of last issue, death and destiny come crashing down in deep space.

* Can the burly Beta Ray Bill and the scorching Sif deny their fiery past?

* Do they want to?

32 pages, $2.99.

RED SHE-HULK #66

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

"Route 616" continues with a nightmare at the Nexus of Realties!

* Betty needs to save the future, but The Man-Thing stands in her way!

* The Mad Thinker retools the Echelon soldiers!

* Red She-Hulk versus Green She-Hulk!

32 pages, $2.99.

THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #9

Written by Jason Aaron, art and cover by Esad Ribic, variant cover by Julian Totino Tedesco.

"Godbomb," part three of five.

* Three Thors, side by side at last, united in battle! But will even that be enough, as Gorr the God Butcher's grand plan nears completion and his powers grow beyond anything we've seen before...?

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS ARENA #10 & #11

Written by Dennis Hopeless, art by Riccardo Burchielli, #10 cover by Dave Johnson, #11 cover by Michael Del Mundo.

It's huge moments for favorite characters in parts 3 & 4 of "Game On!"

* Issue #10 -- Nico's valiant stand...against Sentinel?

* Issue #11 -- Hazmat's new romance...with Reptil?

32 pages, $2.99.

WOLVERINE #4 & #5

Written by Paul Cornell, #4 art and cover by Alan Davis, #4 variant by Pascal Campion, #5 art by Mico Pierfederici.

Issue #4:

* The conclusion of Hunting Season!

* New York City is under biological attack. Can Wolverine save it before it's too late?

* Guest starring Nick Fury!

Issue #5"

* "Drowning Logan" starts here!

* S.H.I.E.L.D. agents everywhere, but not a comrade in sight!

* Wolverine finds himself trapped on a helicarrier -- and it's plunging into the depths of the Atlantic Ocean!

32 pages, $3.99.

CABLE AND X-FORCE #9 & #10

Written by Dennis Hopeless, art and cover by Salvador Larroca, variant cover by John Tyler Christopher.

* Guest-starring the Uncanny Avengers.

* Hope goes on the run, determined to help Cable whether he wants it or not... ...but the Uncanny Avengers have been keeping tabs on Hope and they're not about to let her get tangled up with Cable's band of fugitives!

32 pages, $3.99.

UNCANNY X-FORCE #6 & #7

Written by Sam Humphries, art by TBA, cover by Kris Anka, #8 variant cover by Deal Keown.

* Secrets from the future and the past come to haunt Uncanny X-Force!

* What does Fantomex want from Betsy?

* What does Betsy want from Cluster?

* What does Cluster want from Fantomex?

* What does Bishop want from the 21st century? A body count or a good burger?

* And Los Angeles, lock up your humans: there's a new mutant on the loose!

32 pages, $3.99.

X-MEN LEGACY #12

Written by Simon Spurrier, art by Paul Davidson, cover by Mike Del Mundo.

* To shut down the anti-mutant science cult known as "Darwyn's Martyrs," Legion is on the verge of making a tremendous sacrifice: forfeiting his mutant powers!

* Little does he know, his girlfriend, young X-Man Blindfold, is rushing to his aid...and she's recruited her own ragtag team of X-Men to help her!

* And another thing Legion may not know? The mastermind behind Darwyn's Martyrs may just be the villain in possession of his deceased father's brain...(If you're reading this, Legion: Watch out! It's The Red Skull!)

32 pages, $2.99.

MORBIUS: THE LIVING VAMPIRE #6

Written by Joe Keatinge, art by Valentine Delandro, cover by David Lopez.

"Cure Everything," Part One.

* Morbius has laid low long enough. After the Battle of Brownsville, he escapes to Manhattan, to Horizon Labs, to finally cure his vampirism.

* But he's not aware Horizon's not the same as it once was -- it's different, it's better, it's superior.

* It's time for Morbius vs. Superior Spider-Man!

32 pages, $2.99.

DEADPOOL #11 & #12

Written by Gerry Duggan and Brian Posehn, art by Mike Hawthore, #11 cover by Tony Moore, #11 variant by Amanda Conner, #12 cover by Tradd Moore.

* Concluding the second arc of Marvel Now! Deadpool!

* Can Wade trust hell to keep their side of his contract?

* Will all of Deadpool's new friends end up dead because of him?

* Are turkey sandwiches better than ham?

* 2 of these 3 questions will be answered!

32 pages, $2.99.

FEARLESS DEFENDERS #5

Written by Cullen Bunn, art by William Sliney, cover by Mark Brooks, variant cover by Amanda Conner.

* All the fearless ladies on this cover are actually in this issue!

* Plus: Valkyrie v.s. She Hulk!

32 pages, $2.99.

INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #9

Written by Mark Waid, art by Matteo Scarlea, cover by Paolo Rivera.

"Blind Rage" Part 1!

* Guest-starring Daredevil!

* The secret of the friendship between Matt Murdock and Bruce Banner!

* Hulk--on the witness stand?

32 pages, $3.99.

A + X #9

Written by Gerry Duggan and Adam Warren, art by Salvador Larroca and Adam Warren, cover by Salvador Larroca.

* Spider-Woman & Kitty Pryde (with Lockheed in tow, of course) investigate some unfinished alien business!

* Adam Warren returns to Marvel with an amazing short story!

32 pages, $3.99.

VENOM #36

Written by Cullen Bunn, art by Pep Larraz, cover by Declan Shalvey.

The next Venom chapter starts here!

* In the aftermath of his encounter with Toxin, Agent Venom hits the town for some old fashioned crime-busting!

* But this kind of crime busts back!

* Introducing Lord Ogre... a leader in Philly's criminal underbelly!

32 pages, $2.99.

ALPHA: BIG TIME #5

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

The greatest superhero story ever told comes to a startling conclusion! Alpha and the Superior Spider-Man team up to fight Zeta!

32 pages, $2.99.

AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #22

Written by Christopher Yost, art by Marco Checchetto, covers by Paolo Rivera.

* The Punisher and Spider-Man have never seen eye to eye, but this is the Superior Spider-Man! What does Frank Castle think about Spider-Man's new, hard edged attitude?

* Plus, Mysterio is back! Or is he? The Superior Spider-Man has a few questions for ol' fishbowl head, but the Punisher has something else for him: bullets.

32 pages, $3.99.

SCARLET SPIDER #18

Written by Christopher Yost, art by Carlo Barberi, cover by Ryan Stegman.

"Wrath" part two of three

* Kaine and Logan... best friends? Or deadliest enemies? Find out as a thousand assassins descend upon them.

* What are the world's greatest killers afraid of? Who is the Red Death?

32 pages, $2.99.

WINTER SOLDIER #19

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

* High above Earth, the Electric Ghost has set a plan in motion that tears at the very fabric of reality. As the universe threatens to unravel, only The Winter Soldier can stop it -- But does he even want to?

* The fiery conclusion to The Winter Soldier's latest deadly mission!

32 pages, $2.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #25 & #26

Written by Joshua Hale Fialkov, art by Carmine Di Giandomenico, cover by Michael Kormarck, #25 variant by Greg Land..

Issue #25 - "Ultimates Disassembled" begins!

* All-new creative team and direction!

* The search for the Infinity Gems brings disaster to the Triskellion's doorstep!

* Is this the end of the Ultimates?

Issue #26 - Ultimates Disassembled," part two.

* A new dark force has taken the reigns of the world

* The Ultimates are no more. Long live the (REDACTED).

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #27 & #28

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

Issue #27 - The conclusion to "Natural Resources"

* The big battle for Utopia is here!

* Finally, some answers about Psylocke...

* When the dust clears, who will lead the mutant nation?

Issue #28 - "Natural Resources" aftermath.

* The Kitty Pryde/Jean Grey showdown begins here!

* Utopia or Tian? Make your choice.

* Can Mach Two rejoin the fold? Will she?

32 pages, $3.99.

ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #24

Written by Brian Michael Bendis, art and cover by David Marquez.

"Spider-Man No More" continues.

* Can Miles return to Spider-Man after everything that's happened?

* There's a new band of superheroes in town!

* What is Ultimate Power Pack?!

32 pages, $3.99.

AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #16

Written by Kelly Sue DeConnick, art by Matteo Buffagni, cover by Joe Quinones, variant cover by Joe Quinones, variant cover by Amanda Conner.

"The Enemy Within," part 2 of 5.

* Who wants you for dinner? The Brood!

* Spider Woman and Captain Marvel declare war on the Magnetron! (Who?)

* Hawkeye has a bright idea!

32 pages, $3.99.

CAPTAIN MARVEL #13

Written by Kelly Sue Deconnick, art by Scott Hepburn, cover by Joe Quinones, variant cover by Amanda Conner.

* A villain revealed! Magnitron's sinister plans are finally unveiled!

* What is the link between Captain Marvel and Magnitron?

* Plus: Kree Sentries?!

* The Avengers Assemble in the most pivotal event in Captain Marvel's history!

32 pages, $2.99.

DAREDEVIL #27

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

* Red. Dead. Redemption.

* Two years of the most critically acclaimed series in Marvel comics...and it's all been leading to this moment.

* "Close your eyes, Matt Muirdock. Take a deep breath. And feel everything you know slowly close in on you."

32 pages, $2.99.

DAREDEVIL: DARK NIGHTS #1

Written, art and cover by Lee Weeks.

* A gorgeous new series featuring the greatest talents in comics brings you the rest of the Man Without Fear's story

* Legendary artist Lee Weeks returns to his favorite hero for "Angels Unaware!"

* A blizzard brings New York to a stand still -- and a young patient lies on death's door unless Daredevil can get to him in time!

32 pages, $2.99.

HAWKEYE #12

Written by Matt Fraction, art and cover by Francesco Francavilla.

* The sleeper hit of 2012 is now the can't miss book of 2013 (and probably the overhyped book you're sick of people talking about in 2014!)

* Reeling from the events of the last issue, even Hawkeye wants to know what his new status quo is. Who's with him? Who's against him? Who's trying to kill him and why? So many dang questions!

* And just when Clint's rock bottom couldn't arrive fast enough... "Then Came Barney"

32 pages, $2.99.

WOLVERINE & THE X-MEN #31

Written by Jason Aaron, art and cover cover by Nick Bradshaw, variant cover by Ryan Stegman.

"Hellfire Saga," part 1.

* Welcome to the Hellfire Academy, there's little chance you'll survive the experience.

* The most villainous school you've ever seen has its grand opening. With teachers like Mystique, Sauron, Mojo, Wendigo and Master Pandemonium there's no limit to the terrible things you'll learn.

* Can Wolverine and the X-Men find the school before their kidnapped students are turned into villains?

32 pages, $3.99.

WOLVERINE & THE X-MEN #32

Written by Jason Aaron, art by and cover by Nick Bradshaw.

"Hellfire Saga," part 2.

* Wolverine has plans for the Bamfs...

* Meet the new Hellions!

32 pages, $3.99.

GAMBIT #14

Written by James Asmus, art by Diogenes Neves, cover by Stephane Roux.

* Unable to go to his agents at MI13 for help, Pete Wisdom calls in his favor and tasks Gambit with recovering a stolen enchanted artifact.

* And if this cover is any indication, this task is right up the Ragin' Cajun's alley!

32 pages, $2.99.

X-FACTOR #257 & #258

Written by Peter David, art by Neil Edwards, cover by David Yardin.

* "The End of X-Factor," parts 1 and 2 of 6.

32 pages, $2.99.

ASTONISHING X-MEN #63

Written by Marjorie Liu, art by Gabriel Hernandez Walta, cover by Phil Noto.

* Over the course of his life, Bobby Drake, a.k.a. Iceman, has taken on and beaten the worst enemies the world -- and the universe -- can throw at him.

* But is the most dangerous villain yet to come? And could it be none other than...Bobby himself?

32 pages, $3.99.

MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #15

Adapted by Joe Caramagna, cover by Ty Templeton.

* Spider-Man vs. Hulk vs. Zzzax!

* The DisneyXD TV Show bursts off the screen and into your hands with this screen capture adaptation from Ultimate Spider-Man Season 1!

32 pages, $2.99.

MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS: EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES #15

Adapted by Joe Caramagna, cover by Christopher Jones.

* Baron Zemo comes to the Avengers for help against the Enchantress!

* The DisneyXD TV Show bursts off the screen and into your hands with this screen capture adaptation from The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes season 2!

32 pages, $2.99.

PHINEAS & FERB #18

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

52 pages, $4.99.

DISNEY JUNIOR #14

This issue of Disney Junior Magazine features stories, games, puzzles and more!

44 pages, $4.99.

PRINCESS MAGAZINE #14

* This issue of Disney Princess Magazine is full of magical stories, a collectible pull-out poster, activities, games and much, much more. Great for any princess.

44 pages, $4.99.

MONSTERS UNIVERSITY MOVIE SPECIAL

* This issue of Disney Fairies Magazine includes stories, games, puzzles, counting and coloring activities.

$9.99.

MARVEL'S THOR: THE DARK WORLD PRELUDE #1 & 2

Written by Christopher Yost and Craig Kyle, art by Scot Eaton.

* An all-new adventure leading you directly into the upcoming Marvel Studios blockbuster Thor: The Dark World!

* What happened to your favorite Asgardians between the events of Thor and The Avengers? What comes next? Find out here!

32 pages, $2.99.

WOLVERINE MAX #8

Written by Jason Starr, art by Felix Ruiz, cover by Jock.

* Everyone wants a piece of Logan...and they'll stop at nothing to get it.

* In Hollywood, no one can hear you scream.

* Part three of three.

32 pages, $3.99.

FURY MAX #13

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

Final issue!

* Fury faces the consequences of his actions for the past 50 years and what he sees will chill you more than any comic you've ever read.

32 pages, $3.99.

POWERS BUREAU #5

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

* The cops-and-capes mash-up continues! Walker is deep undercover in the most dangerous circle of super-criminal hell, while Pilgrim finds herself pregnant with something that may be killing her. The clock is ticking on the most dangerous case in Powers history!

32 pages, $3.95.

KICK-ASS 3 #2

Written by Mark MIllar, art and covers by John Romita Jr.

Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown...and that goes double for the cowl! Kick-Ass is now leading the reformed superhero team Justice Forever...just in time to face some terrifying new foes. But there's dissension in the JF ranks; will he be able to fend off a coup with Hit-Girl still in prison? Meanwhile, a broken Red Mist gets some tough love from Mommie Dearest.

32 pages, $2.99.









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