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Marvel Comics Solicitations for May, 2003

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Marvel Comics has provided CBR News with covers and solicit information for product shipping May, 2003.

TSUNAMI


NEW MUTANTS #1

Cover by Josh Middleton

Nunzio DeFilippis & Christina Weir(w)/Keron Grant (p)

THE ORIGINAL NEW MUTANTS RETURN!

But what happens when these “newî mutants find out Prof. Xavierís up-and-coming students think of them as the “Old Mutantsî? Former students become the teachers as the old guard is asked back and teach and train the next generation of X-Men!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


INHUMANS #1

Cover by J.H. Williams

Sean McKeever (w)/Matthew Clark (p)

îLUNARî Part 1

They’re just ordinary exchange students from a far-off land, here to learn about our culture – except their home is a mysterious city on the moon; they each possess fabulous, exotic abilities and appearances; and their homeland is a realm governed by strict adherence to genetic law. The next generation of Inhumans star in this atmospheric new ensemble drama!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


THE CREW #1

Cover by J.H. Williams

Priest (w)/Joe Bennett (p)/Danny Miki (I)

The events of the TRUTH limited series rock the Marvel Universe of today! In the worst neighborhood in the worst section of New York, Jim Rhodes, the one-time War Machine, will need more than his wits to achieve justice on the street. He’ll needÖthe Crew.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


VENOM #2

Cover by Sam Kieth

Daniel Way (w)/Francisco Herrera (p)

“SHIVERî Part 2

What do you do if you found a room full of dead bodies? More importantly, what would you do if you were face to face with the thing that caused that carnage?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


RUNAWAYS #2

Cover by Jo Chen

Brian K. Vaughan (w)/Adrian Alphona (p)

Having discovered that their parents are all secretly super-powered villains, six young friends decide they must band together and take a stand against them. But how do you deal with finding out that people you love most in the world may be truly evil?! The emotional stakes are raised and the tables are turned in the second issue of this new ongoing series.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


MYSTIQUE #2

Cover by Joseph Michael Linsner

Brian K. Vaughan (w)/Jorge Lucas (a)

“Dead Drop Gorgeous” Part 2 (of 6)

The mutant chameleon Mystique is captured and sentenced to death for her terrorist crimes. When a shocking figure from her past offers her the chance at a new life, will she accept or choose to escape on her own?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


HUMAN TORCH #2

Cover by Skottie Young

Karl Kesel (w)l/Skottie Young (p)

“BURN” Part 2

Johnny Stormís biggest mistake comes back to haunt him!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


SENTINEL #2

Cover by Udon

Sean McKeever (w)/UDON (p)

“SALVAGE” Part 2

Boy meets robot Ö but will he survive the encounter?!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


WOLVERINE: SNIKT! #1 (of 6)

Cover by Tsutomu Nihei

Tsutomu Nihei (w & p)

From Tsutomu (BLAME!) Nihei comes a new, fast-paced, high-octane limited series. Alone in a barren wasteland inhabited by robotic, parasitic organisms, the X-Menís most lethal member devolves further and further into his true, savage, berserker state with each battle. The key to Logan maintaining a link to his humanity may lie with a mysterious young girl!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

X-Men


WOLVERINE #1

Cover by Esad Ribic

Greg Rucka (w)/Darick Robertson (p)

Marvelís most popular mutant gets a stunning new direction in this special relaunched ongoing series by the fan-favorite creative team of Greg Rucka and Darick Robertson!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


WOLVERINE/DOOP #1 & 2 (of 2)

Covers by Darwyn Cooke

Peter Milligan (w)/ Darwyn Cooke (a)

The team-up to end all team ups!!!

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


UNCANNY X-MEN #423

Cover by Phillip Tan

Chuck Austen (w)/Ron Garney (p)/Mark Morales (i)

“Holy War” Parts 1 (of 2)

Just five days after the opening of X2, hereís the perfect jumping on point for X-Men fans old and new! A 25-cent issue that kicks off a brand new story arc starring X2ís Nightcrawler! The X-Men team leader faces his inner demons as he discovers a dark secret about his past! And will it lead to the death of some of those closest to the X-Men? Guest-starring Cyclops, Jean Grey, and Jubilee!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$0.25

UNCANNY X-MEN #424

Cover by Phillip Tan

Chuck Austen (w)/Ron Garney (p)/Mark Morales (i)

“Holy War” Parts 2 (of 2)

Nightcrawlerís secret past continues to be unveiled as this special story arc concludes!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


X-TREME X-MEN #25 & 26

Covers by Salvador Larroca

Chris Claremont (w)/Salvador Larroca (p)

“God Loves, Man Kills” Parts 1 & 2 (of 4)

Chris Claremont writes the sequel to his classic graphic novel GOD LOVES, MAN KILLS, the basis for the upcoming movie, X2. It’s the return of StrykerÖ but will the X-Men be against him or forced to fight by his side? Plus: Guest starring Shadowcat – Kitty Pryde and Wolverine!

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


NEW X-MEN #141

Cover by Phil Jimenez

Grant Morrison (w)/Phil Jimenez (p)/Andy Lanning (i)

“Murder at the Mansion” Concludes!

Bishop and Sage find the murderer! But what will his or her identity mean to the Xavier Institute?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


ULTIMATE X-MEN #33

Covers by Adam Kubert

Mark Millar (w)/Adam Kubert (p)/Danny Miki (i)

All questions are answered and all fates determined in the final chapter of “The Return of the King”!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$2.25

MARVEL MUST HAVES: ULTIMATE WAR

Cover by Chris Bachalo

Still Available!

Collecting three hot, sold-out issues – ULTIMATE WAR #1, ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #33 & ULTIMATE X-MEN #26!

80 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$3.99

EXILES #26 & 27

Covers by Randy Green

Chuck Austen (w)/Clayton Henry (p)/Mark Morales (i)

“Hard Choices” Parts 1 & 2 (of 2)

Is this the return of Magik?

Guest writer Chuck Austen (Uncanny X-Men) and new monthly artist Clayton Henry join the Exiles as they are forced to recover from the loss of one teammate and deal with the arrival of a new one! All this, and the team’s newest mission may mean murder!

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

X-MEN UNLIMITED #47

Cover by Josh Middleton

Stories by Adam Warren & Rick Mays, John Layman & Dan Norton

The Return of Psylocke! A blast from the past as the X-Menís sexy psychic ninja flies solo! Written by Adam Warren with art by Rick Mays! The second story feature an eye-popping Cyclops tale brought to you by John Layman and Dan Norton!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50

X-MEN UNLIMITED #48

Painted Cover by Paolo Rivera

Stories by Chuck Austen & ChrisCross, Bruce Jones & Richard Isanove

Mystique returns, but defying all expectations! Just what is the sultry shape-changer doing in the employ of Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D.? Find out in this globetrotting adventure by Chuck Austen and Chris Cross!

And in a fully painted story by Richard Isanove, Bruce Jones takes us back to the Savage Land where Wolverine and Shanna the She-Devil duke it out in a madcap misunderstanding.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50


X-Men: Phoenix #1 (of 3)

Cover by Ryan Kinnaird

Ryan Kinnaird (w & a)

“Legacy of Fireî Part 1

Fantasy comes to the Marvel Mangaverse!

Sisters Jena and Madelyne Pyre give new meaning to the term “sibling rivalry”, never agreeing or cooperating on anything. But when the mysterious Sword of Limbo is stolen by a rival family, can Jena & Maddy put their differences aside to reclaim the family heirloom? Artist Ryan Kinnaird uniquely blends line art and 3-D CGI backgrounds to the sexiest Mangaverse adventure yet, in the tradition of In the tradition of Final Fantasy.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


X-MEN: RONIN #5 (of 5)

Cover by Tommy “Slayers” Ohtsuka

J. Torres (w)/Makoto Nakatsuka (a)

Itís Akira meets Evangelion in this thrilling conclusion to the limited series!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


Agent X #11

Cover by Juan Bobillo & Marcelo Sosa

Evan Dorkin (w)/Juan Bobillo & Marcelo Sosa (a)

Agent X teams up with his target to defend the honor of a few hot girls, and laughter ensues! This thought-provoking tale explores laughter, fights, and witty dialogue by acclaimed award-winner Evan Dorkin!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


SOLDIER X #11

Cover by Howard Porter

Karl Bollers (w)/Scot Eaton (p)

“DEAD ENDS” Part 1 (of 2)

The final story of Soldier X begins when a young mutant is put on death row for killing her parents. What Nathan Summers discovers about the murder and the young mutant’s fate will lead him to unravel a mystery involving the Weapon X Program and the strange disappearances of mutants all over the country.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

WEAPON X #9

Cover by Georges Jeanty

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

“The Underground” Part 3 (of 6)

The underground discovers a new threat against mutant-kind!

Guest-starring: Soldier X, Domino and Meltdown!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


DOMINO #1

Painted Cover by Brian Stelfreeze

Joe Pruett (w)/Brian Stelfreeze (p)

The fan-favorite X-Men character explodes in her long-awaited solo limited series, with art and color by one of comicsí biggest talents: Brian Stelfreeze!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.50

SPIDER-MAN


ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #40 & 41

Covers by Mark Bagley

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

The beginning of a new story arc! An all-new villain is introduced! And Peter asks the question: What’s a super hero without his costume? And after all this time, will Peter and Mary Jane finally get over themselves and just say it?!

32 PGS. WITH ADS (each)/FC/ALL AGES…$2.25 (each)

MARVEL MUST HAVES: ULTIMATE VENOM

Cover by Mark Bagley

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

Still Available!

Reprinting the first four sold-out issues of the ULTIMATE VENOM saga, in one low-priced volume!

Collecting ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #33-36!

86 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$3.99


AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #53

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

J. Michael Straczynski (w)/

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

Part 3 of a 3-part story.

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25

SPIDER-GIRL #60

Cover by Ron Frenz

Tom DeFalco (w)/Ron Frenz (p)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #56

Cover by Sam Keith

Zeb Wells (w) Sam Keith (p)

“REBORNî Part 1 (of 2)

Sandman guest stars in this 2-issue story drawn by superstar artist Sam Kieth!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25

MARVEL KNIGHTS


CAPTAIN AMERICA #13

Cover by John Cassaday

John Ney Rieber & Chuck Austen (w)/Jae Lee (a)

“ICEî Part 2 (of 5)

When a mysterious package arrives at his door and he crosses paths with a shadowy new villain named The Interrogator, Captain America learns everything about this past, his memories, and himself, may not be what it seems!

32 PGS. WITH ADS /FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

DAREDEVIL #47

Cover by Alex Maleev

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

“HARDCOREî Part 2 (of 5)

TYPHOID MARY is back!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

PUNISHER #26

Cover by Tim Bradstreet

Garth Ennis (w)/Tom Mandrake (p)

îHIDDENî Concludes!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG+…$2.99

PUNISHER #27

Cover by Tim Bradstreet

Garth Ennis (w)/Steve Dillon (a)

In this stand-alone issue, special guest-start Elektra means double the body count!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG+…$2.99


ELEKTRA #23

Painted cover by Bill Sienkiewicz

Robert Rodi (w)/Sean Chen (p)/Tom Palmer (I)

A new creative team jumps on board for a look at Elektraís impact as a killer!

The stunning assassin is seen through the eyes of her mark, taking you on a journey through a dying manís last day! Well, his last day if Elektra has her way!

Join Marvel as it welcomes the new team of novelist Robert Rodi, the fan-favorite Wolverine art team of Sean Chen and Tom Palmer, and new regular cover artist Bill Sienkiewicz (Elektra: Assassin)!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG+…$2.99

MAX


ALIAS #22

Cover by David Mack

Brian Bendis (w)/Michael Gaydos (p)/Matt Hollingsworth (c)

“The Secret Origin of Jessica Jonesî Part 1 (of 2)

Ever wonder how the most enigmatic character in the Marvel Universe got her powers?

Well, wonder no longer… it all begins here!! The Secret Origin of Jessica Jones starts this month! Guest-starring Peter Parker and Galactus!!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/SUGGESTED FOR MATURE READERS…$2.99

MARVEL HEROES


MARVILLE #7

Cover by Greg Horn

Bill Jemas (w)

It’s issue #7 and we’re still here! In this special can’t-miss issue, Bill Jemas reveals exactly what EPIC COMICS is!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$2.99


411 #2 (of 3)

Stories by Bruce Jones & Sean Phillips, Brian K. Vaughan & Leonardo Manco

More inspirational stories of paying tribute to world’s least-heralded heroes – peacemakers. Issue #2 of this beautifully illustrated, special anthology tells more uplifting true and fictional stories of everyday people choosing to bring peace to their part of the world by fighting aggression with information and non-violent resistance.

32 PGS. FC/MARVEL PG…$3.50


THE CALL #2

Painted cover by Gabriel DelíOtto

Chuck Austen (w)/Patrick Olliffe (p)

The everyday heroes of The Marvel Universe have been changed forever — but are their newfound abilities a blessing or a curse?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25

MARVEL MUST HAVES: THE CALL OF DUTY

Cover by David Finch

Still Available!

Reprinting Call of Duty: The Brotherhood #1; Elektra #11; Daredevil #32

96 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

ULTIMATES #10

Cover by Bryan Hitch

Mark Millar (w)/Bryan Hitch (p)/Paul Neary (i)

Answers from the past are sought as the Ultimates discover that the key to the clandestine alien infiltration of Earth may reside in a secret mission Captain America himself presided over in the darkest days of World War II. It’s a mystery wrapped in an enigma as the Ultimates attempt to learn more about the greatest threat ever to face the planet!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$2.25


AVENGERS #67

Cover by J.G. Jones

Geoff Johns (w)/Olivier Coipel (p)/ Andy Lanning (i)

“RED ZONE” Part 3 of 6

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


INCREDIBLE HULK #54

Covers by Kaare Andrews

Bruce Jones (w)/Mike Deodato Jr. (p)

Parts 5 of a 5-part story featuring the return of the Abomination!

32 PGS. WITH ADS /FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


CAPTAIN MARVEL #9 & 10

Covers by Claudio Castellini & Howard Porter

Peter David (w)/ Ivan Reis (p)

“COVEN” Parts 1 & 2

Is Captain Marvel’s new partner a serial killer who wants Rick Jones dead?

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

MARVEL UNIVERSE: THE END #5 (of 6)

Cover by Jim Starlin

Jim Starlin (w)/ Jim Starlin (p)/ Al Milgrom (i)

The final tale of the Marvel Universe continues…

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

PARADISE X #11

Cover by Alex Ross

Alex Ross & Jim Krueger (w)/Doug Braithwaite (p)

Henry Pym is featured in this penultimate chapter to the Paradise X saga!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


FANTASTIC FOUR #69

Cover by Mike Wieringo

Mark Waid (w)/ Mike Wieringo (p) Karl Kesel (i)

“UNTHINKABLE” Part 2 of 4

The FF take the fight to Doom!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.25


Startling Stories: THE THING – Night Falls on Yancy St. #1 (of 4)

Cover by Dean Haspiel

Evan Dorkin (w)/Dean Haspiel (p)

Itís a double-dose of Dorkin this month at Marvel, as DESIRE + GREED + SUPERPOWERS = CLOBBERING TIME!

In this Startling Story four issue series, award-winning writer/artist Evan Dorkin and Eisner-nominee Dean Haspiel craft a fantastic noir, exploring a few days gone wrong in the life of the ever-loviní blue-eyed THING.

40 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$3.50

THOR #64

Cover by the Lai Brothers

Dan Jurgens (w)/Ben and Ray Lai (a)

“SPIRAL” continues, as Loki strikes!

32 PGS. WITH ADS /FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99


TRUTH: RED, WHITE & BLACK #7 (of 7)

Cover by Kyle Baker

Robert Morales (w)/Kyle Baker (a)

Steve Rogers appears in this conclusion to the hit mini-series issue, as the paths of the two Captain Americas cross for the first time. Will it be the last?

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$3.50

MARVEL MUST HAVES: TRUTH: RED, WHITE & BLACK

Cover by Kyle Baker

Still Available!

Collecting TRUTH #1, along with Captain America #1 & Ultimates #1!

96 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$3.99

Thunderbolts #79

Cover by Francisco Ruiz Velasco

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

The controversy continues as the new T-Bolts first story arc concludes! Meet the champ of the underground fighting league, and then see if he makes it out of this issue alive!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

IRON MAN #68

Cover by Terada

Robin Laws (w)/Michael Ryan (p)/ Sean Parsons (i)

“MANHUNT” Part 4 of 5

On the run, Tony Stark finally confronts the mastermind who framed him!

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/MARVEL PG…$2.99

BLACK PANTHER #59 & 60

Covers by Patrick Zircher

Priest (w)/Patrick Zircher (p)/Norm Rapmund (i)

“Ascension” Parts 1 & 2 (of 4)

Beginning a new story arc featuring Kasper Cole, the NEW Black Panther!

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

ULTIMATE ADVENTURES #5

Cover by Kaare Andrews

Ron Zimmerman (w)/Duncan Fegredo (a)

32 PGS. WITH ADS/FC/ALL AGES…$2.99

GRAPHIC NOVELS

MARVEL UNIVERSE ROLEPLAYING GAME GUIDE HARDCOVER

Cover BY MARK BAGLEY

Spider-Man, the X-Men, Daredevil, Elektra and the rest of the Marvel Universe come to life in this revolutionary new role-playing game from Marvel Comics. Easier and more accessible than any RPG before, The Marvel Universe Role-Playing Game lets you play over 40 of your favorite super heroes and super-villains or create new heroes and villains of your own. This guide contains everything you need to learn and play, including full game system rules, character profiles, briefings and background for the Marvel Universe, pull-out Character Action Display, and a beginning adventure complete with maps.

128 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$24.99

Best Of Spider-Man Vol. 2 HARDCOVER

Cover BY JASON PEARSON

The second volume of Spider-Man’s greatest moments picks up where Vol. 1 left off, collecting the best stories from three Spider-Man series: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN, and SPIDER-MAN’S TANGLED WEB. Volume II features stories written by J. Michael Straczynski and Paul Jenkins, writer of the bestselling ORIGIN!

Collects Amazing Spider-Man #37-45, Peter Parker: Spider-Man #44-47; Spider-Man’s Tangled Web #10, 11

368 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$29.99

Best Of Spider-Man Vol. 1 HARDCOVER

Cover BY J. SCOTT CAMBELL

Still Available!

Collects some of most critically acclaimed Spider-Man stories in recent years, including the web-slinger’s reaction to the most horrific tragedy in New York City’s history, the events of September 11th.

336 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$34.95

MARVEL MASTERWORKS LIBRARY

In celebration of the MARVEL BLOCKBUSTER YEAR, during the next 11 months weíre giving fans a chance to start – or complete – their collections of all 32 MARVEL MASTERWORKS volumes! These hardcover editions feature some of Marvelís most storied moments – from the birth of its greatest characters to the adventures that inspired todayís box-office hits, collected in the original, chronological order!

Plus, select editions have been newly remastered with todayís top production values, featuring new additions and edits made to further enhance the reading experience.

Marvel Masterworks: The Incredible Hulk Vol. 1 HARDCOVER

Back in print for the first time in over a decade, just in time for the blockbuster feature film! Relive the origin and earliest adventures of the walking engine of destruction the INCREDIBLE HULK, by the legendary Stan Lee and Jack Kirby!

Collects Hulk #1-6

(Offered again! All previously orders solicited in 2/15 Diamond Dateline will be honored!)

160 PGS./FC/MARVEL PGÖ$39.99

Marvel Masterworks: The X-Men Vol. 1 HARDCOVER

The origin of the team that spawned a movie franchise! Telepathic teacher Charles Xavier assembles his first recruits ñ Cyclops, Angel, Iceman, Beast and Marvel Girl ñ and trains them to use their unique genetic gifts for the betterment of mankind!

Collects X-Men (Vol. 1) #1-10

240 PGS./FC/MARVEL PGÖ$49.99

Marvel Masterworks: The Fantastic Four Vol. 1 HARDCOVER

This remastered edition collects the first-ever full reprinting of THE FANTASTIC FOUR (Vol. 1) #1-10, including never-before reprinted pinups, and fully recolored to match the original issues

256 PGS./FC/MARVEL PGÖ$49.99

Daredevil Vol. 6: Lowlife

COVER BY ALEX MALEEV

Brian Michael Bendis (w) Alex Maleev (a)

After his secret identity as Daredevil is publicly exposed, Matt Murdock is forced to reckon with the problems and legal ramifications that emerged as a result of his public outing. But there isn’t much time for Matt to dwell on his problems, as a new love appears on the horizon and one of Daredevil’s most dangerous foes returns to take over the NYC underworld!

Collects Daredevil (Vol. 2) #41-45

128 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$13.99

DAREDEVIL VOLS. 2-5

Still Available!

Volume 2 (PARTS OF A HOLE)Ö$9.99

Volume 2 (WAKE UP)Ö$17.95

Volume 4 (UNDERBOSS)Ö$14.99

Volume 5 (OUT)Ö$19.99

Daredevil Legends Vol. 4: Typhoid Mary

Cover BY JOHN ROMITA JR.

ANN Nocenti (w)/ (p) JOHN ROMITA JR.

One of the industryís best artists in a collection of one of his best creative runs! John Romita Jr. draws Daredevil in a story arc that introduced one of his most lethal and insane foes, Typhoid Mary, who makes her return to the pages of DD in this monthís Daredevil #47!

Collects Daredevil (Vol. 1) #254-257,259-263

224 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$19.99

DAREDEVIL LEGENDS VOLS. 1-3

Still Available!

Volume 1 (DAREDEVIL: YELLOW)Ö14.99

Volume 2 (BORN AGAIN) Ö$17.95

Volume 3 (MAN WITHOUT FEARÖ$16.95

X-Treme X-Men Vol. 3: SCHISM

Cover BY Salvador Larroca

CHris Claremont (w)/Salvador Larroca & ARTHUR RANSON (p)

They’ve accomplished their goal, but what will the X-Treme team do now? Join Storm, Wolverine. Bishop, Sage, and more of your favorite mutants for more romance, mystery and high-adventure.

Collects X-Treme X-Men #19-23 and X-POSE #1-2.

160 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$16.99

X-Treme X-Men Vols. 2

Still Available!

Volume 1Ö$19.95

Volume 2 (INVASION)Ö$19.99

New X-Men Vol. 4: Riot At Xavier’s

Cover BY Frank Quitely

Grant Morrison (w)/Frank Quitely & KERON GRANT (p)

Professor Xavier’s School for the Gifted is a sanctuary, a safe haven for oppressed mutant youth. But the unimaginable happens when a student reinvents himself as Kid Omega and decides to take over the school. It’s mutant vs. mutant…will the school ever be the same?

Collects New X-Men #134-138

128 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$11.99

New X-Men VolS. 1-3

Still Available!

Volume 1 (E IS FOR EXTINCTION)Ö$12.95

Volume 2 (IMPERIAL)Ö$19.99

Volume 3 (.NEW WORLDS)Ö$14.99

Uncanny X-Men Vol. 2: Dominant Species

Cover BY Kia Asamiya

Chuck Austen (w)/Kia Asamiya (p)

It’s once again time for the X-Men to mutate. First, will Juggernaut – one of the X-Men’s toughest foes – actually join their ranks? Then, as the high-flying Archangel goes through a major physical transformation that affects his powers, he encounters a threat to his family corporation. Finally, the entire roster gets a facelift as international artist Kia Asamiya redesigns their costumes.

Collects Uncanny X-Men #416-420

128 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$11.99

Uncanny X-Men Vol. 1

Still Available!

Volume 1 (HOPE)Ö$12.99

Marvel Mangaverse Vol. 3: Spider-Man: Legend Of The Spider-Clan

Cover BY SKOTTIE YOUNG

Kaare Andrews (w)/ (p) Skottie Young

Student by day, masked ninja by night: Peter Parker is not your average teenager. When Peter puts on that Spider-Man costume, the problems of his daily life seem further and further away. If this sounds like the Spider-Man you already know, think again. By giving this famous character a Manga spin, Marvel’s creators are able to impart a distinctly Asian flavor to American icons. From the art to characters to story themes, the Marvel Mangaverse effect is like seeing your favorite heroes for the very first time – which also makes these volumes great for readers of Manga collections who may not currently be reading Marvel stories.

Collects Spider-Man: Legend of Spider Clan #1-5

128 PGS./FC/MARVEL PG…$11.99

Marvel Mangaverse Vols. 1-2

Still Available!

Volume 1Ö$24.95

Volume 2Ö$12.99

SHANG-CHI, MASTER OF KUNG FU VOL. I: THE HELLFIRE APOCALYPSE TPB

Cover BY PAUL GULACY

Doug Moench (w)/Paul Gulacy & Jimmy Palmiotti (A)

Comics pre-eminent star of martial arts action – Shang-Chi, Master of Kung Fu – is back. If Moench and Gulacy’s seminal Master of Kung Fu successfully tapped into the Bruce Lee kung fu craze and popular James Bond spy flicks, then their revamped MOKF will appeal to the folks who are packing the seats for the latest Jet Li flick, or “Mission Impossible” sequel.

Collects Shang-Chi: Master of Kung Fu #1-6

144 PGS./FC/SUGGESTED FOR MATURE READERS…$14.99

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