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Your New Look At Matt Fraction And Pasqual Ferry’s Thor Debut!

Marvel is pleased to present your new look at Thor #615 as superstar creators Matt Fraction, Pasqual Ferry and Matt Hollingsworth take Thor to new heights! Witness the dawn of a new age as Asgard is restored to its former glory and retakes its place as the Golden Realm. But an ominous threat from another dimension has its sights set on Earth. It’s up to Thor and his godly brethren to defend the Marvel Universe from this dark, destructive force! This is the perfect jumping-on point for new readers. A bold new era for Thor begins under Fraction, Ferry and Hollingsworth in Thor #615!

THOR #615 (JUL100614)
THOR #615 QUESADA VARIANT (MAY108068)

Written by MATT FRACTION
Art & Cover by PASQUAL FERRY
Variant Cover by JOE QUESADA
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 9/2/10, On-Sale – 9/22/10

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Your First Look At Amazing Spider-Man: Origin Of The Species!

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Amazing Spider-Man #642, from superstar writer Mark Waid and fan-favorite artist Paul Azaceta! Origin Of The Species starts here! The birth of Norman Osborn’s son ignites a fire in the supervillain community and everyone is on the hunt for the new strain of Goblin blood. Spider-Man must keep the child out of the hands of the world’s most powerful villains, but at what cost? With Mary Jane back in Peter’s life and the most dangerous mission he has ever faced in front of him, Spidey stands to lose everything. Discover the Origin Of The Species in Amazing Spider-Man #642!

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #642 (JUL100529)
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #642 ROMITA SR. VARIANT (JUL100530)

Written by MARK WAID & STAN LEE
Penciled by PAUL AZACETA & MARCOS MARTIN
Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC
Variant Cover by JOHN ROMITA SR.
Rated A …$2.99
FOC – 8/12/10, On-Sale – 9/1/10

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Stephen Wacker Reveals The Secret History of Spider-Man Fans!

Marvel’s Senior Editor Stephen Wacker is about to shed light on the secret history of Spider-Man fans—are you ready for the wildest, web-slinging blog in the world? Head on over to the official Spider-Office Blog at http://fans.marvel.com/spider-office/blog and discover rarely seen fan letters from the mail-bag of the world’s friendliest neighborhood super hero! This week, learn just how award-winning writer Kurt Busiek felt about Spider-Man in the 70s and how he would’ve “fixed” Amazing Spider-Man.

“The one thing that’s great about Marvel fans is that there’s nothing they won’t argue about,” said Wacker. “That kind of dedication and love is the reason our characters resonate with so many readers. So for everyone who thinks debate and controversy and over our favorite wall-crawler is something new, you may be surprised to find out that Marvel’s been screwing Spidey up from #1!”

Now’s your chance to get a look at a piece of Marvel Comics history—just click over to the Spider-Office Blog now!

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Your First Look At Shadowland: Power Man #1!

Marvel is proud to present your first look at Shadowland: Power Man #1 from the red-hot creative team of Fred Van Lente and Mahmud Asrar! A new Power-Man has arrived! Who is this mysterious would-be hero and what can he do to oppose Daredevil, leader of the Hand?! Can Luke Cage and Iron Fist intercept the new Power Man before The Hand gets a hold of him? Find out in Shadowland: Power Man #1!

SHADOWLAND: POWER MAN #1 (JUN100580)
Written by Fred Van Lente
Penciled by Mahmud Asrar
Cover by Mike Perkins
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 7/29/10, On-Sale – 8/18/10

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Advance Solicitations for October, 2010

Courtesy of Marvel, listed below are the advance solicitations for October, 2010.


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Marvel Noise Episode 125

Dave K., Matt H., and Steve R. are focused on their tasks while our host aims to recommend X-Men: Nation X. Does he?

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Icky’s Ego, Histrionics (http://www.ickysego.com/)

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Your First Look At X-23 #1!

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at X-23 #1, from best-selling author Marjorie Liu and artist Will Conrad! In her very own ongoing series, X-23 must come to terms with the damage caused by the events of Second Coming. The death of several of her teammates has taken its toll on the young mutant, but when Wolverine is taken out of the picture – she must learn to carry on. With the X-Men down a metal-clawed mutant, can X-23 fill Logan’s shoes?

X-23 #1 (JUL100635)
X-23 #1 DJURDJEVIC VARIANT (JUL100636)
X-23 #1 DELL’OTTO VARIANT (JUL100637)
X-23 #1 WOMEN OF MARVEL VARIANT (JUL100509)

Written by MARJORIE LIU
Penciled by WILL CONRAD
Cover by DANNI SHINYA LUO
Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC
Variant Cover by GABRIELE DELL’OTTO
Women of Marvel Variant by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC
Parental Advisory …$3.99
FOC – 8/26/10, On-Sale – 9/15/10

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Uncanny X-Force Revealed In X-Men Second Coming #2!

Marvel is pleased to unveil the top-secret lineup of the all-new, all-deadly Uncanny X-Force, making their debut in X-Men Second Coming #2! In the jaw dropping finale of the critically acclaimed Second Coming, sacrifices have been made and now, the savior of mutantkind will rise! After the devastation from Bastion’s forces, the X-Men must band together and rebuild, but one group has other plans. When a secret society resurrects the feared villain Apocalypse, Wolverine’s brand new black-ops team is the only strong enough to take him down – by any means necessary. Be the first to get in on the non-stop, explosive action this October as red hot creators Rick Remender and Jerome Opeña bring you the all-new ongoing series, Uncanny X-Force!

X-MEN: SECOND COMING #2 (MAY100636)
Written by MATT FRACTION, CHRIS YOST, MIKE CAREY & ZEB WELLS
Penciled by TERRY DODSON, GREG LAND, ESAD RIBIC & IBRAIM ROBERSON
Cover by ADI GRANOV
Rated T+ …$3.99
ON SALE NOW!

UNCANNY X-FORCE #1
UNCANNY X-FORCE #1 BLANK VARIANT
UNCANNY X-FORCE #1 DJURDJEVIC VARIANT
UNCANNY X-FORCE #1 CRAIN VARIANT
UNCANNY X-FORCE #1 LIEFELD VARIANT

Written by RICK REMENDER
Pencils by JEROME OPEÑA
Cover by ESAD RIBIC
Blank Cover also available
Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC
Variant Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN
Variant Cover by ROB LIEFELD
Explicit Content …$3.99
On Sale This October!

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Your First Look At Incredible Hulk #611

Marvel is proud to present your first look at Incredible Hulk #611 from the renowned creative team of Greg Pak and Paul Pelletier with a special wraparound cover by the legendary John Romita Jr.! In the Earth-shattering climax to World War Hulks, Skaar, Son of Hulk, finally confronts the father he never knew…and must destroy! It’s a gamma-infused showdown for the ages and only one Hulk is walking away from it!

INCREDIBLE HULK #611 (JUN100596)
Written by GREG PAK
Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER
Wraparound Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Rated A …$3.99
FOC – 07/22/10, On-Sale – 08/11/10

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Marvel Noise Episode 124

Pat’s back, Rick has a review, and Steve has a guest! Plus, our host tries to recommend Girl Comics #2.

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The Jackass-Penguin Show, Tangoana in the Park (http://www.myspace.com/jackasspenguinshow)

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