Marvel Comics has provided CBR News with previews of June shipping titles, including Mike Carey’s first issue of “X-Men” and the first issue of the anticipatd “Ghost Rider” relaunch. You can discuss these previews at CBR’s Marvel Universe Forum.
GHOST RIDER #1
Written by DANIEL WAY
Art by MARK TEXEIRA & JAVIER SALTARES
Cover by MARK TEXEIRA
Once upon a time, Johnny Blaze made a deal with the Devil…and to no
one’s surprise but his own, he got shafted. Now trapped in hell, with
the Spirit of Vengeance bonded to his immortal soul and weighing him
down, Johnny may have finally found a way out. But at what cost? From
the depths of Hell to the glittering spires of Heaven, the Ghost Rider
rides again in his first ongoing series in nearly a decade, blazing new
trails and dispensing fiery vengeance in his wake. The demonic team of
Daniel Way, Mark Texeira and Javier Saltares reunite to put ol’
Flamehead back in the saddle where he belongs. Ready or not, here he comes!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
Written by MIKE CAREY
Pencils & Wraparound Cover by CHRIS BACHALO
“SUPER NOVAS” Part 1
Mike Carey (ULTIMATE FANTASTIC FOUR) and Chris Bachalo (UNCANNY X-MEN)
take over the X-Men, or at least what’s left of them! As old threats are
still having their effects, new, more deadly threats emerge from the
unlikeliest of places. Threats that spell doom for the X-Men. Plus, what
could possibly strike terror into the heart of…Sabretooth!? And who
are The Children? This is the book you’ve been waiting for! A perfect
starting point for any new reader!
32 PGS. /Rated A …$2.99
MS. MARVEL #5
Written by BRIAN REED
Penciled by ROBERTO DE LA TORRE
Cover by FRANK CHO
Time travel. Alternate realities. Time traveling in alternate realities
while fighting evil sorcerer, Warren Traveler. Ms. Marvel could use all
the help she can get! Thank goodness special guest star DOCTOR STRANGE
is around to help!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99
The Marvel Universe is coming apart at the seams as heroes fight one another and there’s only one man who can patch up the hole…Deadpool?! Staying true to his roots, the Merc with a Mouth becomes a Hero Hunter in Cable and Deadpool #30.
Cable and Deadpool #30 also sees the sees the return of everyone’s favorite almost-super-team, the Great Lakes Avengers. But what does Deadpool have in store for these quasi-heroes if they refuse to register?
Then Wade pays a visit to the hero of Hell’s Kitchen and ally of the fugitive Captain America, the man without fear known as Daredevil. It’s the showdown of the ninja-trained wearers of red tights that you’ve all been waiting for.
Plus, what is Cable up to and why is he having a secret meeting with Captain America? Is the band breaking up? Will Wade be asked to take Cable down?
Pick up Cable and Deadpool #30 for the first part of a Civil War tie-in that just may split the odd couple of Nate and Wade down the middle.
CABLE & DEADPOOL #30 (MAY062000)
Written by FABIAN NICIEZA
Penciled by STAZ JOHNSON
Cover by ROBERTO CAMPUS
32 PGS./Rated A …$2.99
FOC – 6/22, On Sale – 7/12/2006