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Your First Look at FF #1

February 17th, 2011 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at FF #1, from the superstar creative team of writer Jonathan Hickman and artist Steve Epting. The fight for tomorrow begins today! In the wake of the Human Torch’s heroic sacrifice, Marvels’ first family has re-emerged as the Future Foundation. Spider-Man may their newest teammate, but who else has signed up to protect the future from itself? And what does their presence portend for the world at large? Readers new and old alike – you’ve never seen the FF like this before! Prepare to witness the mind-blowing birth of the super-team that will change everything this March, only in FF #1!

FF #1 (JAN110748)
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Pencils and Cover by STEVE EPTING
Variant Cover by DANIEL ACUNA
Variant Cover by STAN GOLDBERG
Character Variant Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC
Fantastic Four 50th Anniversary Variant by PAOLO RIVERA
Blank Cover Also Available
Rated A…$3.99
FOC – 2/28/11, On Sale 3/23/11

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Your First Look at the FINAL ISSUE OF FANTASTIC FOUR!

January 28th, 2011 Comments off

The end of the Fantastic Four is here! Huge choices that dramatically impact the Marvel Universe are made this February in Fantastic Four #588, from the superstar creative team of Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta and Mark Brooks! Following up on the sold-out hit Fantastic Four #587, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at the FINAL issue of the long-standing series, guest starring all your favorite Marvel heroes! But the story isn’t over yet because where one door closes, another opens. It’s now up to Reed, Sue, and Ben to make life-changing decisions of their own volition that set them on a course destined to change the Marvel Universe in Johnny’s honor!

“The reaction from fans and retailers to Fantastic Four #587 was overwhelming and we’re excited to show fans, who have been chomping at the bit, to see what’s next!” exclaims SVP of Sales, David Gabriel. “It may be the end of the series, but it’s the beginning of something much bigger.”

Say your final farewells to the Fantastic Four, this February in Fantastic Four #588!

FANTASTIC FOUR #588 (DEC100592)
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Penciled by NICK DRAGOTTA & MARK BROOKS
Cover by ALAN DAVIS
Rated A …$3.99
FOC – 1/31/11, On Sale 2/23/11

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Ed McGuinness returns to HULK!

January 18th, 2011 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at HULK #30, as superstar artist Ed McGuinness returns to the book he helped create and joins red hot writer Jeff Parker for the gamma-irradiated team-up you never thought you’d see! That’s right, the Green Goliath and the rampaging Red Hulk must put aside their differences to take on a threat so massive it’ll take the both of them to put a stop to it. The Earth will shake as the COMPOUND HULK makes its shocking debut!

“Thanks to his amazing run with Jeph Loeb, Ed’s become THE definitive Hulk artist of our time,” said Senior Editor Mark Paniccia. “HULK #30 is pure McGuinness madness, introducing new characters that are bound to be instant classics, and some Hulk villains that fans have been frothing for. All this and the Impossible Man, too.”

Prepare for an action-packed, gamma-fueled beat down that only the combined might of two Hulks can deliver in HULK #30, on sale this February!

HULK #30 (DEC100576)
Written by JEFF PARKER
Pencils and Cover by ED McGUINNESS
T+…$3.99
FOC 1/24/11, On-Sale 2/16/11

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Your First Look At WOLVERINE AND JUBILEE #1

December 3rd, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Wolverine and Jubilee #1, from acclaimed creators Kathryn Immonen and Phil Noto! The Curse Of The Mutants irrevocably changed Jubilee — the fledgling vampire is on a dark path toward destruction. Only Jubilee’s former mentor Wolverine can deliver her to redemption! Will Logan be able to save his protégé or will he be consumed by darkness himself? One thing’s for sure, blood will be drawn in Wolverine and Jubilee #1! This issue features a stunning cover by superstar artist Olivier Coipel and a variant cover by rising star Nimit Malavia.

And to commemorate this landmark reunion, a stunning Wolverine and Jubilee Jim Lee Print will be available in your local comic shop while supplies last.

Note to retailers: check the Marvel Mailer for information on ordering the Wolverine and Jubilee Jim Lee Print.


WOLVERINE AND JUBILEE #1 (OF 4) (NOV100608)
WOLVERINE AND JUBILEE #1 (OF 4) MALAVIA VARIANT (NOV100609)
Written by KATHRYN IMMONEN
Art by PHIL NOTO
Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL
Variant Cover by NIMIT MALAVIA
Rated T+…$2.99
FOC – 12/20/10, On-Sale – 1/19/10

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Your First Look at UNCANNY X-MEN #531

November 23rd, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Uncanny X-Men #531 featuring the debut of rising star Kieron Gillen as co-writer with Eisner Award – winning writer Matt Fraction, as they team with superstar artist Greg Land! The X-Men have fought tooth and claw to defend Utopia from invaders and now they’d do anything to get off it! An unexplained illness has broken out, depowering every mutant it infects and riddling them with horrific side effects. Wolverine? Dying of adamantium poisoning. Rockslide? Soon to be rubble. But with quarantine now in full effect, will the X-Club be able to discover the cause without help from the mainland? And just who was the harbinger of this mysterious malady? Beware because, this December, mutantkind becomes all the more endangered, only in Uncanny X-Men #531!

UNCANNY X-MEN #531 (OCT100659)
Written by MATT FRACTION & KIERON GILLEN
Pencils & Cover by GREG LAND
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 11/26/10, On-Sale – 12/22/10

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Your First Look at CHAOS WAR: X-MEN #1

November 17th, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Chaos War: X-Men #1 (of 2), from the superstar creative team of Chris Claremont, Louise Simonson, and Doug Braithwaite! The Chaos King has drafted the newly resurrected Thunderbird, Banshee, Stepford Cuckoos and many more into his war against reality. Are these unstoppable returnees the mad god’s key to winning the Chaos War? And will their former allies be willing to lose them a second time? Every mutant left alive has no choice to fight this December, only in Chaos War: X-Men #1 (of 2)!

CHAOS WAR: X-MEN #1 (OCT100601)
Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT & LOUISE SIMONSON
Pencils by DOUG BRAITHWAITE
Cover by CARLO PAGULAYAN
Rated T+…$3.99
FOC – 12/7/10, On-Sale – 12/29/10

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Your First Look at WHAT IF? #200

November 16th, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at What If? #200, the landmark anniversary issue featuring ALL-NEW stories from the legendary Stan Lee along with Marc Guggenheim, Dave Wilkins, and Dale Eaglesham! In the first towering tale of a Marvel Universe that never was, see what would have happened had Norman Osborn’s bloody siege of Asgard actually succeeded. Which heroes would have survived? Then, Stan “The Man” Lee returns to take his Fantastic Four classic, “The Coming of Galactus,” to unthinkable heights that must be seen to be believed! The all-seeing Watcher brings together two generations of Marvel classics this December, only in What If? #200!

WHAT IF #200 (OCT100635)
Written by MARC GUGGENHEIM & STAN LEE
Pencils by DAVE WILKINS & DALE EAGLESHAM
Cover by DAVE WILKINS
Rated T+ …$4.99
FOC – 12/3/10, On-Sale – 12/29/10

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Marvel Unveils ONSLAUGHT UNLEASHED Liefeld Variants!

November 2nd, 2010 Comments off

­­­­­­Marvel is pleased to present your first look at superstar artist Rob Liefeld’s stunning Onslaught Unleashed variant covers! Featuring the return of one of Marvel’s most powerful villains and an epic team-up between the Secret Avengers and the Young Allies, Onslaught Unleashed will shock fans when it hits store shelves in February!

ONSLAUGHT UNLEASHED #1
ONSLAUGHT UNLEASHED LIEFELD VARIANT A #1
ONSLAUGHT UNLEASHED LIEFELD VARIANT B #1

Written by SEAN MCKEEVER
Penciled by FILIPE ANDRADE
Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
Variant Covers by ROB LIEFELD
Rated T+ …$3.99
ON SALE THIS FEBRUARY

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Your First Look At Two New AMAZING SPIDER-MAN Variants!

September 14th, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at two new Amazing Spider-Man variants from superstar artists Bryan Hitch (Amazing Spider-Man #645) and Paolo Rivera (Amazing Spider-Man #646)! Origin Of The Species, from the pulse-pounding creative team of Mark Waid and Paul Azaceta, continues as an army of Spidey’s greatest villains sets the stage for one of the toughest fights of Spidey’s life. The odds are stacked against Spider-Man as he and Harry Osborn fight side-by-side in a battle to save Harry’s child. The people Peter Parker cares about most are in danger, and someone won’t live to tell the tale! Be sure to catch the last two chapters of the greatest Spider-man Epic comes to a close this October in Amazing Spider-Man #645 and Amazing Spider-Man #646 !

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #645 (AUG100553)
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #645 HITCH VARIANT (AUG100554)

Written by MARK WAID
Penciled by PAUL AZACETA
Cover by MARKO DJURDEVIC
Spidey Vs. Variant by BRYAN HITCH
Rated A …$2.99
FOC – 9/23/10, On Sale – 10/13/10

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #646 (AUG100555)
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #646 VAMPIRE VARIANT (AUG100556)
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #646 RIVERA VARIANT (AUG100557)

Written by MARK WAID
Art by PAUL AZACETA
Cover by MARKO DJURDEVIC
Vampire Variant by MIKE MAYHEW
Spidey Vs. Variant by PAOLO RIVERA
Rated A …$2.99
FOC – 9/30/10, On Sale 10/20/10

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Your First Look At Thor: The Mighty Avenger #5!

September 13th, 2010 Comments off

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Thor: The Mighty Avenger #5, from acclaimed team of writer Roger Langridge and artist Chris Samnee! Thor’s quest for the truth behind his exile to Earth has had him cross paths with some of Marvel’s greatest heroes and some of its worst villains. Now, Thor must face Namor, the Sub-Mariner in aquatic combat! Can the Odinson defeat the King of Atlantis? Find out in Thor: The Mighty Avenger #5!

THOR THE MIGHTY AVENGER #5 (AUG100628)
Written by ROGER LANGRIDGE
Pencils & Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE
Rated A …$2.99
FOC – 9/23/10, On-Sale – 10/13/10

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