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Marvel Comics Solicitations for February, 2003

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Marvel Comics Solicitations for February, 2003

X-MEN


ULTIMATE WAR #4 (of 4)

Cover By Chris Bachalo

Mark Millar (w)/Chris Bachalo (p)/Tim Townsend (i)

It’s the fiery finale as the two hottest teams in comics collide! The U.S. Super Squad battles the mutant inheritors of the Earth in all-out combat -ñ so expect casualties!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES……$2.25


X-MEN, ULTIMATE #29

Covers By David Finch

Mark Millar (w)/Adam Kubert (p)/Art Thibert (i)

Revealed: the fate of the missing X-Man!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES……$2.25


X-MEN, UNCANNY #419

Cover By Kia Asamiya

Chuck Austen (w)/Kia Asamiya (p)

Archangel and Husk alone against the Dominant Species!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25


X-MEN, NEW #137

Cover By Frank Quitely

Grant Morrison (w)/Frank Quitely (p)

“Riot At Xavier’s” rages on! The teachers or the Omega Gang who controls the Xavier Institute?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25


X-MEN, X-TREME #21

Cover By Salvador Larroca

Chris Claremont (w)/Salvador Larroca (p)

A murderer is on the loose and it’s up to the X-Treme team to find the killer! How will this affect the team’s relationship with Xavier and the rest of the X-Men? Find out in “Schism” part 2!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.99

X-MEN UNLIMITED #42

Cover By John Estes

David Conway, Darko Macan & J. Torres(w)/

Keron Grant, Danijel Zezelj & Takeshi Miyazawa(p)

All telepathic issue guaranteed to blow your mind! First, it’s NEW X-MEN’s Emma Frost by David Conway (Vampi) and Keron Grant! Then it’s Professor X by Darko Macan (SOLDIER X) and Danijel Zezelj (THE WAGON)! Finally, it’s Jean Grey by the Sidekicks team of J. Torres & Takeshi Miyazawa!

48 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$3.50


X-STATIX #8

Cover By Mike Allred

Peter Milligan (w)/Mike Allred(p & i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25

EXILES #22

Cover By Mike McKone

Judd Winick (w)/J. Calafiore (p)/Jon Holdredge (i)

The team loses one of their original members! Blink, Mimic, Nocturne or Morph who goes down?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25


WOLVERINE #186

Cover By Essad Ribic

Frank Tieri(w)/Sean Chen(p)

Wolverine vs. Punisher Round 2! You saw what Frank Castle did to Logan in PUNISHER #16 & #17 ñ now you’ll see how far Wolverine is willing to go for a little payback!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25


HULK/WOLVERINE: 6 HOURS #3 (of 4)

Cover By Simon Bisley

Bruce Jones (w)/Scott Kolins (p)

Two of comics’ hottest characters unite ñ courtesy of Bruce Jones (INCREDIBLE HULK) and Scott Kolins (Flash)! The green goliath and the feral mutant only have six hours to rescue a woman and a boy from two desperate drug dealers but will they be able to control their infamous tempers to get the job done?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG $2.99

WEAPON X #6

Cover By Georges Jeanty

Frank Tieri (w)/Georges Jeanty (p)/Dexter Vines (i)

Standalone issue! The Director has a special mission for Sabretooth!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25

AGENT X #8

Cover By UDON

Buddy Scalera (w)/Mitchell Breitweiser (p)/Mark McKenna (i)

Kicking off a crazy two-parter!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25

SOLDIER X #8

Painted Cover By Igor Kordey

Darko Macan (w)/Igor Kordey (p)

What impact will Nathan Summers have on the Askani religion?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25

MEKANIX #5 (of 6)

Cover By Celia Calle

Chris Claremont (w)/Juan Bobillo (p)/Marcelo Sosa (i)

Are those serial killers or Sentinels? And what are they doing on campus?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG $2.99

SPIDER-MAN


SPIDER-MAN, AMAZING #50

Cover By J. Scott Campbell

J. Michael Straczynski (w)/

John Romita Jr. (p)/Scott Hanna (i)

At long last, it’s the story you’ve been demanding: Peter Parker and Mary Jane make the big decision!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$2.25


SPIDER-MAN, ULTIMATE #36

Cover by Mark Bagley

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Mark Bagley (p)/Art Thibert (i)

The Venom saga continues ñ as Eddie Brock learns a huge secret!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES……$2.25


SPIDER-MAN, PETER PARKER #53

Cover by Francisco Herrera

Zeb Wells (w)/Francisco Herrera (p)/Wayne Faucher (i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES……$2.25

SPIDER-MAN: BLUE #6 (of 6)

Cover By Tim Sale

Jeph Loeb (w)/Tim Sale (p & i)

The conclusion to the Marvel Knights miniseries! (Note: This is a re-solicitation. All previous orders have been canceled.)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG……$3.50

SPIDER-MAN: LEGEND OF THE SPIDER CLAN #5 (of 5)

Cover By Kaare Andrews

Kaare Andrews (w)/Skott Young (p)

The crazed conclusion! Spider-Man, Venom, Black Cat, Daredevil, Elektra and the Green Goblin collide in this action-packed, slam-bang finale!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…..$2.25

SPIDER-GIRL #57

Cover By Pat Olliffe

Tom DeFalco (w)/Pat Olliffe (p)/Al Williamson (i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES……$2.25

MARVEL KNIGHTS


DAREDEVIL #43 & #44

Covers By Alex Maleev

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Alex Maleev (p & i)

“Lowlife” continues with two mind-blowing, pulse-racing issues this month! Matt Murdock’s defense of his secret identity takes a huge turn for the worse! (Retailers: Don’t forget the new readers who jumped onboard with the 25-cent issue!)

32 PGS. WITH ADS (each)/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99 (each)


ELEKTRA #21

Painted Cover By Greg Horn

Greg Rucka (w)/Carlos Meglia (p & i)

Elektra faces off with the men who honed her into a weapon: the evil clan of ninjas known as The Hand!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG+ …$2.99


PUNISHER #22

Painted Covers by Tim Bradstreet

Garth Ennis (w)/Steve Dillon (p & i)

Two cops are caught in a mess ñ and only The Punisher can clean it up!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG+..$2.99


CAPTAIN AMERICA #9

Cover By John Cassaday

John Ney Rieber (w)/Trevor Hairsine (p)/ Danny Miki (i)

Part three of “Extremists!” The man named Redpath wants the same thing that Captain America wants: a United States that lives up to the dreams of our forefathers. But when his methods take him over the line, can ñ or will — Cap stop him?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

MAX


RAWHIDE KID #1 (of 5)

Painted Cover By Dave Johnson

Ron Zimmerman (w)/John Severin (a)

Get ready to slap leather! That loveable red-headed scamp is back! And no one handles a hot rod like the Rawhide Kid!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/PARENTAL WARNING $2.99


ALIAS #19

Painted Cover By David Mack

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Michael Gaydos (a)

When Jessica searches for a missing hero, what dark secret will she uncover?(Note: This is a re-solicitation. All previous orders for ALIAS #19 have been canceled.)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/PARENTAL WARNING $2.99

SHANG-CHI: MASTER OF KUNG FU #6 (of 6)

Cover By Paul Gulacy

Doug Moench (w)/Paul Gulacy (p)/ Jimmy Palmiotti (i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/PARENTAL WARNING $2.99

MARVEL HEROES


INCREDIBLE HULK #50

Cover By Kaare Andrews

Bruce Jones (w)/Mike Deodato (p)

It’s a major jump-on point as writer Bruce Jones welcomes new ongoing penciler Mike Deodato!

48 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$3.50

THUNDERBOLTS #76

Cover By Francisco Ruiz Velasco

John Arcudi (w)/Francisco Ruiz Velasco (p)

It’s “Fight Club” meets Marvel as writer John Arcudi (JLA) and penciler Francisco Ruiz Velasco (Lone Wolf 2100) kick off a new direction for THUNDERBOLTS! No jail breaks; no stolen moneybags with dollar signs on them; no running away to strike another day. This is what happens to super-villains without hope. Take a voyeuristic look at a world of bloody fights in abandoned warehouses, the lure of easy money, and the desperate smell of sweaty losers. If you’re trying to do the right thing, do you stay bitter in your lousy day job or make one last grab for fame — by busting heads?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


THE ULTIMATES #10

Cover By Bryan Hitch

Mark Millar (w)/Bryan Hitch (p)/Andrew Currie (i)

S.H.I.E.L.D. discovers an alien base up at the North Pole ñ and it’s up to The Ultimates to investigate! (Note: This is a re-solicitation. All previous orders for THE ULTIMATES #10 have been canceled.)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


TRUTH: RED, WHITE & BLACK #4 (of 6)

Cover By Kyle Baker

Robert Morales (w)/Kyle Baker (a)

In the tradition of ORIGIN, Marvel reveals the shocking secret history of Captain America!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/CARDSTOCK COVER/MARVEL PG…..$3.50


FANTASTIC FOUR #66

Cover By Mike Wieringo

Mark Waid (w)/Mark Buckingham (p & i)

“Small Stuff/Big Stuff” part 2 ñ featuring guest-art by Mark Buckingham (PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN)!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG….$2.25


AVENGERS #64

Cover By Ivan Reis

Geoff Johns (w)/Ivan Reis (p)/Oclair Albert

The Falcon soars into the spotlight in this standalone prologue to next month’s “Red Zone” saga!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25

THOR #59

Cover By Trent Kanuiga

Christopher Priest (w)/Trent Kanuiga (p & i)

It’s a special standalone tale of the Thunder God in the far-flung future!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG….$2.25


THOR #60

Cover By Dan Brereton

Dan Jurgens (w)/Joe Bennett (p)

“Spiral” part 1! A new storyline begins ñ exploring the dark consequences of the Thunder God’s actions!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG….$2.25

IRON MAN #65

Cover By Michael Ryan & Sean Parsons

Mike Grell (w)/Michael Ryan (p)/Sean Parsons

It’s the start of a major new storyline — as Tony Stark’s world comes crashing down!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25

ULTIMATE ADVENTURES #5

Cover By Kaare Andrews

Ron Zimmerman (W)/Duncan Fegredo (p & i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG $2.25


MARVILLE #6

Cover A By Greg Horn

Cover B By M.D. Bright

Bill Jemas (w)/M.D. Bright (p)/ Paul Neary (i)

Bill Jemas reveals his plan to give out $100,000 of Marvel’s money to MARVILLE readers!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG $2.25


CAPTAIN MARVEL #6

Cover By Phil Noto

Peter David (w)/ChrisCross (p)/Chris Sotomayor (color)

The concluding chapter of the first big story!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG….$2.25

BLACK PANTHER #54

Cover By Andy Kubert

Priest (w)/Jorge Lucas (p & i)

Kasper Cole’s game grows increasingly dangerous as he struggles with his role as the new Black Panther!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50

MARVEL DOUBLE-SHOT #4 (of 4)

Painted Cover By Joe Jusko

Greg Rucka & Michael Gilbert (w)/

Klaus Janson & Michael Gilbert (p)

It’s 2 stories in 1 issue ñ starring Iron Man (by Greg Rucka & Klaus Janson) & Dr. Strange (by Michael Gilbert)!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…..$2.99


FANTASTIC FOUR: UNSTABLE MOLECULES #2 (of 4)

Cover By Craig Thompson

James Sturm (w)/Guy Davis & Bob Sikoryak (p & i)

The secret history of the real people who inspired the creation of Fantastic Four!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG….$2.99

EDENíS TRAIL #4 (of 5)

Cover By Steve Uy

Steve Uy & Chuck Austen (w)/Steve Uy (a)

The anime-inspired adventure delivered in the widescreen MarvelScope format!(Note: EDEN’S TRAIL is now 5 issues.)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…..$2.99

KILLRAVEN #5 (of 6)

Cover By Alan Davis

Alan Davis (w & p)/Mark Farmer (i)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…..$2.99

PARADISE X: RAGNAROK #2 (of 2)

Painted Cover By Alex Ross

Jim Krueger (w)/Tom Yeates (p)

A turning point in the PARADISE X saga!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/CARDSTOCK COVER/FC/MARVEL PG ..$2.99

GRAPHIC NOVELS: HARDCOVERS

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 2 (HARDCOVER)

Cover By Mark Bagley

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Mark Bagley (p)

The next best-selling, deluxe hardcover is here! The Green Goblin has discovered Peter Parker’s secret identity, putting the lives of all of his loved ones at risk! Plus: it’s the biggest battle of the young wall-crawler’s career as Spider-Man takes on the terrifying tag team of Dr. Octopus and Kraven ñ on live TV! This must-have collects ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #14 – #27 ñ along with all-new, behind-the-scenes extras!

336 PGS./FC/ALL AGES…$29.99

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 1 (HARDCOVER)

Cover By Mark Bagley

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Mark Bagley (p)

Still available! Collecting ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #1 – #13 ñ along with all-new, behind-the-scenes extras!

352 PGS./FC/ALL AGES…$29.99

GRAPHIC NOVELS: TRADE PAPERBACKS

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 5: PUBLIC SCRUTINY

Cover by Mark Bagley

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Mark Bagley (p)

What’s it take to ruin Spider-Man’s reputation and turn him into Public Enemy #1? Find out as we collect ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #28 – #32!

128 PGS/FC/ALL AGES $11.99

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VOL. 1 – 4

Covers By Mark Bagley

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Mark Bagley (p)

Still available!

Vol. 1 & 2…$14.95 (each)

Vol. 3…$17.95

Vol. 4…$14.99

ULTIMATE X-MEN VOL. 4: HELLFIRE & BRIMSTONE

Cover by Adam Kubert

Mark Millar (w)/Adam Kubert & Kaare Andrews(p)

Just as existence for the X-Men settles back to “normal,” Jean Grey’s life shifts to the bizarre as she experiences strange visions — of a giant flaming bird! To save the world, will the X-Men strike down their own teammate? Collecting ULTIMATE X-MEN #21 – #25!

144 PGS/FC/ALL AGES $12.99

ULTIMATE X-MEN VOL. 1 – 3

Covers By Adam Kubert

Mark Millar (w)/Adam Kubert, Andy Kubert & Chris Bachalo (p)

Still available!

Vol. 1 & 2…$14.95 (each)

Vol. 3…$17.99

DAREDEVIL VOL. 5: OUT

Cover by Alex Maleev

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Alex Maleev (p)

When Matt Murdock’s most guarded secret is sold to a tabloid newspaper, Daredevil’s secret identity is exposed to the world! How far will the Man Without Fear go to reclaim his life? Collecting DAREDEVIL (vol. 2) #32 – #40!

208 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG $19.99

DAREDEVIL VOL. 1 – 4

Kevin Smith, David Mack & Brian Michael Bendis (w)/

Joe Quesada, David Mack & Alex Maleev (p)

Still available!

Vol. 1…$19.95

Vol. 2…$17.95

Vol. 3…$9.99

Vol. 4…$14.99

DAREDEVIL LEGENDS VOL. 3: MAN WITHOUT FEAR

Cover by John Romita Jr.

Frank Miller (w)/John Romita Jr. (p)

New printing! Just in time for the movie, this classic tale explores Matt Murdock’s formative years ñ leading to the fateful accident that created Daredevil!

160 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG $16.95

X-STATIX VOL. I

Cover By Mike Allred

Peter Milligan (w) / Mike Allred (p/i)

Rising from the ashes of X-Force comes the X-Statix, Americaís favorite mutant team! And the only threat to their runaway success is the rival group of flashy new mutants picked by the public! With the world watching, can the X-Statix reclaim their rightful place in the spotlight? Collecting X-STATIX #1- #5!

128 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG/$11.99

X-FORCE VOL. 1 (HARDCOVER)

Cover By Mike Allred

Peter Milligan (w)/Mike Allred (p)

Still available!

352 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG+ $29.99

X-FORCE VOL. 1 & 2

Cover By Mike Allred

Peter Milligan (w)/Mike Allred (p)

Still available!

Vol. 1…$14.95

Vol. 2…$19.99

EXILES VOL. 3: OUT OF TIME

Cover by Mike McKone

Judd Winick (w)/Mike McKone & J. Calafiore (p)

The reality-hopping Exiles run into the team known as Weapon X, Mimic faces off against Namor, and Morph is forced to host his own TV show! Collecting EXILES #12 – #19!

192 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG $17.99

EXILES VOL. 1 & 2

Covers By Mike McKone

Judd Winick (w)/Mike McKone (p)

Still available!

Vol. 1…$12.95

Vol. 2…$14.99

X-MEN LEGENDS VOL. 1: MUTANT GENESIS

Cover by Jim Lee

Chris Claremont (w)/Jim Lee (p)

With Jim Lee on Batman, isn’t it a good time for a new printing? The world is once again threatened by the mutant terrorist Magneto, and only the X-Men can stop him! Collecting X-MEN (vol. 2) #1 – #7!

176 PGS/FC/MARVEL PG $16.95

ALIAS VOL. 2: COME HOME

Cover by David Mack

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Michael Gaydos (p & i)

Super hero-turned-private eye Jessica Jones travels to upstate New York to investigate the disappearance of a teenage girl ñ rumored to be a mutant! Plus: A date with Ant-Man? Collecting ALIAS #11 – #15!

128 PGS/FC/MATURE READERS $13.99

ALIAS VOL. 1

Cover By David Mack

Brian Michael Bendis (w)/Michael Gaydos (p)

Still available!

224 PGS/FC/MATURE READERS $19.99

APACHE SKIES

Painted Cover by Leonardo Manco

John Ostrander (w)/Leonardo Manco (a)

When the Apache Kid is murdered, a mysterious gunslinger seeks revenge ñ alongside the famous Rawhide Kid! Featuring gorgeous painted art by Leonardo Manco, this MAX series takes a hard look at the Wild West. Collecting APACHE SKIES #1 – #4!

112 PGS/FC/MATURE READERS $12.99

Marvel Comics Solicitations for February, 2003
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