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Marvel Comics October 2016 Solicitations

CHAMPIONS #1 MARK WAID (W) • HUMBERTO RAMOS (A/C) Variant cover by ALEX ROSS YOUNG VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG MARVEL NOW! ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER CLASSIC ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER CAPTAIN AMERICA 75th ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY TBA CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY RAHZZAH PARTY VARIANT COVER BY JAY FOSGITT PREMIERE VARIANT COVER BY TBA BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE Following the fallout of CIVIL WAR II, Avengers Ms. Marvel, Nova and Spider-Man strike out on their own — joined by Cyclops, Viv Vision and the Totally Awesome Hulk! Six young heroes determined to change the world — and they’re only the beginning! 48 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

CHAMPIONS_V1CHAMPIONS: NO TIME FOR LOSERS #1 Written by TONY ISABELLA & BILL MANTLO Penciled by DON HECK, GEORGE TUSKA & JOHN BYRNE When fate calls, a sensational super-team answers! The avenging Angel! Hercules, Prince of Power! The deadly Black Widow! Ghost Rider, Spirit of Vengeance! And the amazing Iceman! When the Champions come together, it is legendary! So much so they’ll face the mythological might of Cerberus, harpies, Amazons and Greek gods — all culminating in a wedding-stopping assault on Olympus! This mixed-up band might just be the heroes Los Angeles needs. And with the best headquarters Warren Worthington III’s money can buy, and Darkstar added to the ranks, they’ll be ready for the most uncanny of evils — like Swarm, Nazi scientist turned lord of killer bees! Only one group can stop the City of Angels from feeling his sting. They are the Champions — and they’ll keep on fighting ‘til the end! Collecting CHAMPIONS #1-3 and #14-15. 96 PGS./Rated T …$7.99 ISBN: 978-1-302-90857-7

ASM2015019_covAMAZING SPIDER-MAN #19 DAN SLOTT (W) • GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI & JAVIER GARRON (A) Cover by ALEX ROSS VARIANT COVER BY TBA BEFORE “DEAD NO MORE”… • Someone in the Amazing Spider-Man’s orbit dies. • Peter, once again, has to choose between being Spider-Man and his personal life and it doesn’t go well for him. • Also, get the other side of the Spider-Man/Kingpin story from the FREE COMIC BOOK DAY story. 40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

CLONECONSPIRACY_001CLONECONSPIRACY_VARTHE CLONE CONSPIRACY #1 (OF 5) DAN SLOTT (W) • JIM CHEUNG (A) Cover by GABRIELE DELL’OTTO VARIANT COVER BY MARK BAGLEY VARIANT COVER BY JIM CHEUNG CONNECTING VARIANT COVER A BY ALEXANDER LOZANO BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE “DEAD NO MORE”: The Jackal is back and has conquered death. The Amazing Spider-Man is outmatched by his classic enemy’s army. Does the wall-crawler stand a chance? SHOULD he stand in The Jackal’s way if he’s found the key to eternal life? 40 PGS./RATED T+ …$4.99

ASM2015020covAMAZING SPIDER-MAN #20 DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE (W) • GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI (A) Cover by ALEX ROSS VARIANT COVER BY TBA “CLONE CONSPIRACY” TIE-IN! •Death is no more, and DOCTOR OCTOPUS HAS RETURNED!!! •How is he back? And what does he have to do with The Jackal? 32 PGS./Rated T …$3 .99

PROWLER_001_DEO_VARPRWLR2016001_ColPROWLER #1 SEAN RYAN (W) • JAMAL CAMPBELL (A) Cover by TRAVEL FOREMAN Variant Cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY TBA CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA “CLONE CONSPIRACY” TIE-IN! Even a super hero’s life can get boring. Double-check your gear. Patrol the city. Save the innocent. Report back to your boss, The Jackal. Wait, what? Why is Prowler working for The Jackal? What does the resurrected Madame Web have to do with him? And what has Prowler already done that may have compromised him?! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

INF_IM_001_DEO_VARINFIM2016001_covINFAMOUS IRON MAN #1 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • ALEX MALEEV (A/C) VARIANT COVER BY ESAD RIBIC ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER YOUNG VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY ANTHONY PIPER BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE There is a new Iron Man in town and his name is VICTOR VON DOOM. The greatest villain of the Marvel Universe will try something new. Where Tony Stark failed, Doom will succeed. What is Doom’s Master Plan? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

BLACK PANTHER #7 TA-NEHISI COATES (W) • CHRIS SPROUSE (A) COVER BY BRIAN STELFREEZE HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY BILL SIENKIEWICZ VARIANT COVER BY MARGUERITE SAUVAGE TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CONNECTING VARIANT COVER C BY ESAD RIBIC CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA COSPLAY VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE “THE CREW” STARTS NOW! With no one left to trust, T’Challa leans on his day ones: Luke Cage. Misty Knight. Storm. But Wakanda may be too far gone for this all-new, all different CREW… 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

GREAT LAKES AVENGERS #1 ZAC GORMAN (W) • WILL ROBSON (A/C) Cover by WILL ROBSON Variant cover by MICHAEL ALLRED ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY TBA CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY Dale Keown BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE “All New, All Different?” No, thank you! New things are bad and different things are scary! Instead, why not join everybody’s least favorite super-hero team, the Great Lakes Avengers in their brand new — but not too brand new — ongoing series, Same Old, Same Old, Great Lakes Avengers! When the team gets reinstated as permanent members of the Avengers and uprooted to Detroit, the GLA has one more shot at super hero glory…but can they answer the call? Do they even have 4G coverage here? Find out! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SOLO_001_DEO_VARSOLO2016001_PROMOSOLO #1 GERRY DUGGAN & GEOFFREY THORNE (W) • PACO DIAZ (A/C) VARIANT COVER BY ROB LIEFELD SKETCH VARIANT COVER BY ROB LIEFELD VARIANT COVER BY RON LIM TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY TBA The “One Man War on Terror” will get the job done! That’s right — James Bourne, A.K.A. Solo, is on his own, right where he belongs! Deadly alien weapons are making their way into the hands of ordinary thugs – and Solo is going undercover to locate the source. Things are heating up, and Solo might just wish he had some backup! Deadpool was just the beginning. You haven’t seen anything till you’ve met Solo! 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

UNCINH2015015_covUNCINH2015015_VarCovUNCANNY INHUMANS #15 CHARLES SOULE (W) • KIM JACINTO (A) Cover by JEFF DEKAL VARIANT COVER BY KARL KERSCHL CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA In the depths of Black Bolt’s Quiet Room, a plan is being hatched that will decide the future of Inhumanity. The daughters of the fallen Inhuman Auran are plotting a desperate attempt to resurrect her, and revenge against her murderer. Their target? Maximus the Mad! They will reunite their family, even if means the fall of their entire race… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DOCTOR STRANGE & THE SORCERERS SUPREME #1 ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) • JAVIER RODRIGUEZ (A) Cover by Rafael Albuquerque VARIANT COVER BY JAVIER RODRIGUEZ DESIGN VARIANT COVER BY JAVIER RODRIGUEZ ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER YOUNG VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY Jamal Campbell HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY TBA BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE An ancient evil threatens to unravel the fabric of reality, and one Sorcerer Supreme may not be enough. Doctor Strange must unite past, present and future Sorcerers Supremes to stem the coming darkness – Merlin, the Ancient One, Wiccan, and more! But Strange should watch his back, not all of these Sorcerers have his best interests in mind… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

HELLCAT_11_variantPATSY2015011_covPATSY WALKER, A.K.A. HELLCAT! #11 KATE LETH (W) • BRITTNEY L. WILLIAMS (A/C) VARIANT COVER BY SANDY JARRELL CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA COSPLAY VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE “DON’T STOP ME-OW” STARTS NOW! Who’s ready for a knock-down, drag-out, no-holds-barred CAT-FIGHT? Literally! Okay, it’s kind of figurative because they’re not *actually* cats, but it’s pretty close. Felicia Hardy is on a collision course with Patsy Walker. You know what that means? It’s Hellcat vs. Black Cat y’all! Featuring everyone’s favorite teenage vampire Jubilee! But who’s side is she on? Sharpen your claws because it’s going to be a feline fiasco for the ages! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Mosaic_001_TEASE_VARMOSAIC2016001covMOSAIC #1 GEOFFREY THORNE (W) • KHARY RANDOLPH (A) Cover by STUART IMMONEN ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY MARCO D’ALFONSO VARIANT COVER BY KHARY RANDOLPH CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA SPECIAL OVER-SIZED ISSUE! Professional basketball player and world renowned celebrity, Morris Sackett, gains extraordinary abilities, at the grave cost of his own mortal body. Imbued with the ability to jump from person to person like a ghost, he controls the bodies and memories of those he inhabits. With his own body destroyed, the one-time superstar athlete must rely on others to survive. The saga of the newest Marvel Inhuman MOSAIC begins here! 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

MS. MARVEL #12 G. WILLOW WILSON (W) Takeshi Miyazawa (A) Cover by Cameron Stewart RED WIDOW VARIANT COVER BY Alessandro Taini TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO VARIANT COVER BY JOELLE JONES CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA Ms. Marvel goes global! After the events of Civil War, Kamala goes on a much-needed road trip. But will she be an international sensation or menace? Bonus 10-page Red Widow story! 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4 .99

DRS2015012COVERDRS2015013_covDOCTOR STRANGE #12 & 13 JASON AARON (W) • CHRIS BACHALO (A/C) Issue #12 – DEFENDERS VARIANT COVER BY Butch Guice Issue #12 – CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY STEVE MCNIVEN Issue #12 – STORY THUS FAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA Issue #12 – CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA “BLOOD IN THE AETHER” STARTS NOW! Doctor Strange is on the brink of death, his magic nearly depleted. Sensing the Sorcerer Supreme at his weakest, his greatest foes will return from the shadows, ready to strike. Behold the return Doctor Strange’s classic rogues gallery starting with…BARON MORDO! 32 PGS. (EACH)/Rated T+ …$3.99 (EACH) Previously solicited Doctor Strange #12 orders have been canceled.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: SAM WILSON #14 NICK SPENCER (W) • PAUL RENAUD (A) Cover by MARCOS MARTIN CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA STORY THUS FAR variant cover by PAUL RENAUD “TAKE BACK THE SHIELD” STARTS NOW! The world has received an ULTIMATUM: Peace in our time…or face the fury of The Flag-Smasher! Amid cries of “#TakeBacktheShield”, Sam Wilson stands against a rising tide. But he is not alone! Guest-starring in this issue – Steve Rogers: Captain America! Only, Steve has a secret… 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

GWENPOOL2016007_MAINGWENPOOL2016007_MODOKGWENPOOL #7 CHRIS HASTINGS (W) • GURIHIRU (A) Cover by HELEN CHEN M.O.D.O.K. VARIANT COVER BY MICHAEL WALSH TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA VARIANT COVER BY Carly Monardo “HEAD OF M.O.D.O.K.” STARTS NOW! M.O.D.O.K. has a new leader, and her name is Gwenpool! A few weeks ago, she wasn’t even part of this universe, and now she’s running a highly intricate mercenary organization! What do you mean she’s not up to the task? Everything we know about her indicated she can handle this, right? Okay – maybe there will be an adjustment period… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DEADPOOL #21 GERRY DUGGAN & IAN DOESCHER (W) • MATTEO LOLLI & TBA (A) Cover by MIKE HAWTHORNE Shakespeare VARIANT cover by MIKE MAYHEW SECRET COMIC VARIANT COVER BY SCOTT KOBLISH VARIANT COVER BY JANET LEE CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA “IT’S NOT A TUMOR” STARTS NOW! You can’t keep a good Madcap down! First, this massively oversized issue brings you the return of Deadpool’s greatest nemesis. He’s back (in the most horrific way possible) and he’s out for revenge! Then, say hello to SHAKESPOOL, THE MERCENARY OF VENICE as Deadpool goes Shakespeare for an all-new 60-page tale by Ian Doescher (William Shakespeare’s Star Wars series). Those old plays you were supposed to read in English class just got a lot more interesting. Don’t say we never taught you anything! 96 PGS./Parental Advisory …$9.99

JESSICA JONES #1 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • MICHAEL GAYDOS (A) Cover by DAVID MACK Variant cover by ALEX Maleev VARIANT COVER BY David Aja ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO BLACK PANTHER 50th ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY JEFFREY VEREGGE CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY TBA She is back after a decade! A lot has changed in the Marvel Universe and there are still many secrets hiding in the shadows. Secrets only a special woman like Jessica Jones can hope to uncover. Discover the haunting secrets from Jessica’s past in this blistering new series. Alias Investigations is open for business. 32 PGS./Rated PARENTAL ADVISORY …$3.99

DPOOLMERCS004DPOOLMERCS004_MCKONE_VARDEADPOOL & THE MERCS FOR MONEY #4 CULLEN BUNN (W) • IBAN COELLO (A/C) Cover by Iban Coello VARIANT COVER BY MIKE MCKONE STORY THUS FAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA MERCS FOR MONEY CHARACTER VARIANT COVER BY TBA “Go Bananas” STARTS NOW! Meet the new Mercs! Wait, a new team…ALREADY? You bet! It’s not because the old team quit, we promise. But you’re going to go bananas for the All-New Mercs for Money! And not just because there are two different Monkeys on the team. Yes, we know Gorilla-Man is technically an Ape. You can stop writing us letters. Hey, why is Domino leading the team? Isn’t Deadpool’s name in the title? Wade’s not going to like this… 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

CAGE-COVER-final-452c5CAGE! #1 (of 4) GENNDY TARTAKOVSKY (W) • GENNDY TARTAKOVSKY (A/C) HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY MARCO D’ALFONSO RUN THE JEWELS VARIANT COVER BY DAMION SCOTT CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA From the Award-Winning creator of Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack and Hotel Transylvania! On the mean streets of Harlem, shoes are big, shirts are large, bottoms are belled and crime is rampant! But in the heart of the city, the world’s hardest-working, smack-talking, chain-wearing super hero is on the street and on the case! And his rates are reasonable! He’s CAGE! and he’ll save your behind. Dig it! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

UNCA_AVEN_15_DEO_VARUNCAVEN2015B015_CovUNCANNY AVENGERS #15 GERRY DUGGAN (W) • PEPE LARRAZ (A) Cover by MEGHAN HETRICK TEASER VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY WHILCE PORTACIO “GOING ROGUE” STARTS NOW! CIVIL WAR II AFTERMATH! The Uncanny Avengers have been betrayed! The team stand fractured and disavowed! The Hand has acquired the corpse of “The Fallen” hero! Now, what remains of the Unity Squad travels to Tokyo to smash ninjas and steal back a hero’s remains. Can they get there in time, before the Hand revives “The Fallen”?! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

BLWIDOW_7BLACK WIDOW #7 CHRIS SAMNEE & MARK WAID (W) • CHRIS SAMNEE (A/C) CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY PHIL NOTO CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA STORY THUS FAR VARIANT COVER BY YASMINE PUTRI “LION TAMER” STARTS NOW! • Now that Natasha knows the Weeping Lion’s secret, she’s in control of his very particular set of skills. • Natasha plans to use him to destroy the Red Room’s reincarnation, the DARK ROOM. • But she’ll have to face RECLUSE, the daughter of the Red Room’s headmistress, who’s fixated on killing Natasha to prove her worth. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CIVWARII2016007_ChoVarCIVWARII2016007_cov_FCIVIL WAR II #7 (of 7) BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • DAVID MARQUEZ (A) Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC Variant cover by MICHAEL CHO B&W VIRGIN CONNECTING VARIANT H COVER BY KIM JONG GI B&W CAPTAIN AMERICA VARIANT COVER BY JIM STERANKO MILES MORALES VS. SAM WILSON VARIANT COVER BY PHIL NOTO BATTLE VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE THE WAR ENDS… 56 PGS./RATED T+ …$5.99

CIVWARIIKING2016004_covCIVIL WAR II: KINGPIN #4 (OF 4) MATTHEW ROSENBERG (W) RICARDO LÓPEZ-ORTIZ (A) Cover by AARON KUDER VARIANT COVER BY KYLE BAKER • He may be a criminal, but Wilson Fisk is a self-made man. He’s worked hard to secure his empire. He built it from the ground up. • And now that Fisk knows one of his men has betrayed him in an attempt to take away his life’s work, he’s prepared to give his all to put an end to the mutiny. • After all, you don’t become the KINGPIN of crime without breaking a few rules and a lot of blood, sweat and tears… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CIVWARIIULYINF2016003_covCIVIL WAR II: ULYSSES #3 (OF 3) AL EWING (w) • JEFTE PALO (a) Cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA VARIANT COVER BY Kev Walker • He’s been pushed, he’s been pulled, he’s been scared deathless… • …and Ulysses will have no more of it!! • In this prequel to CIVIL WAR II, Ulysses and Karnak finally come to blows! 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

GARGAL2015013_AdamsGUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #13 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • VALERIO SCHITI(A) Cover by ARTHUR ADAMS CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • As the Guardians’ internal conflicts reach a boiling point, some outsiders throw more fuel to the fire! • One teammate with deep roots on Earth will struggle to hold onto their galactic connections! • The Guardians may survive Civil War II, but the team will NEVER be the same! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

SHIELD010_cov_COLORhiAGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. #10 MARC GUGGENHEIM (W) Ario Anindito (A) Cover by MIKE NORTON THE S.H.I.E.L.D. CIVIL WAR CONCLUDES! • Will COULSON return to his team? • Will JEMMA SIMMONS live? • Who is the new DEATHLOK??? • Get your answers here!! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CAPMARV2016010_covCAPTAIN MARVEL #10 Ruth & Chris Gage (W) KRIS ANKA (A/C) CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • The final showdown between Carol and Tony’s forces. • Fist meets metal in the ultimate battle for the future! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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HULK2015012_covTHE TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #12 GREG PAK (W) • MIKE DEL MUNDO (A/C) Cover by TERRY DODSON CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! WAKANDA HULKBUSTER IS THAT? • Black Panther brings out the heavy artillery to take on Amadeus Cho, the Totally Awesome Hulk! • When diplomacy fails two of the smartest guys on the planet, fists will just have to do! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

ULTMTS2015012_covULTIMATES #12 AL EWING (W) • CHRISTIAN WARD (A) COVER BY KENNETH ROCAFORT CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • As the heroes meet in final battle — is there any saving the Ultimates? Or have they found the one problem they can’t solve? • Meanwhile, in the depths of space, the Lifebringer comes to a decision that will change the team forever — if they survive! • Are you ready…for ULTIMATES 2? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

PMIF2016009_GreenePOWER MAN AND IRON FIST #9 DAVID WALKER (W) • SANFORD GREENE and FLAVIANO (A) Cover by SANFORD GREENE CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • Luke and Danny tried to stick together, but CIVIL WAR II tore them apart! • How far will Luke go to get his friend back? • It’s EVERYTHING you want in an event tie-in! Moral conundrums! Devastating consequences! More super-powered sparring than you can count on four fists for hire! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SQDSUP012_covFINSQUADRON SUPREME #12 JAMES ROBINSON (W) LEONARD KIRK (A) Cover by ALEX GARNER CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! THE FINAL CHAPTER OF “FINDING NAMOR”! • The saga continues as the SQUADRON SUPREME try to stop WARRIOR WOMAN from resurrecting their sworn enemy, NAMOR — but nothing has gone to plan. • Unable to help their allies, HYPERION and DOCTOR SPECTRUM are forced to watch as the stakes rise against them…with BLUR and THUNDRA pitted against SPIDER-MAN and the entirety of S.H.I.E.L.D. • On his own, NIGHTHAWK hunts the precognitive Inhuman named ULYSSES, intent to discover whatever secrets his visions hold. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CAPASR2016006_CovCAPTAIN AMERICA: STEVE ROGERS #6 NICK SPENCER (W) JAVIER PIñA (A) Cover by Paul Renaud DEFENDERS VARIANT COVER BY Gerald Parel PROSTATE AWARENESS VARIANT COVER BY Greg Hildebrandt CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • With the Marvel Universe at war, Steve fights for peace. • Guest-starring Captain Marvel! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99 ON SALE OCTOBER (JUL160912)

SM2016009_covSPIDER-MAN #9 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • NICO LEON (A) Cover by SARA PICHELLI CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • What did the Profiler see about Miles? • Whatever it is, it’s made him the Marvel Universe’s most wanted! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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SM20992015016_covSPIDER-MAN 2099 #16 PETER DAVID (w) • WILL SLINEY (a) Cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • Caught in the clutches of the malignant CEO of ALCHEMAX, the future looks bleak for Spider-Man and his allies. • And with S.H.I.E.L.D. and the Public Eye waging ALL-OUT WAR against anyone with super-powers, the heroes have little hope of rescue. • Can Spidey and his friends find a way to escape and set the timeline right? 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

NEWAVN2015017_covNEW AVENGERS #17 AL EWING (W) • PACO MEDINA (A) Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • Once everything was new…but now — EVERYTHING IS DOOMED! • Roberto Da Costa — SHOT THROUGH THE HEAD! A.I.M. — UNDER SIEGE FROM S.H.I.E.L.D.! • Air Force One — TUMBLING FROM THE SKY LIKE A DYING SWAN! • THIS IS THE SLAM-BANG FINISH TO END THEM ALL, TRUE BELIEVER! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

INVIM2015014_CovINVINCIBLE IRON MAN #14 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • MIKE DEODATO (A) Cover by Dale Keown CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • A blistering new chapter in the Iron Man mythos. After the shocking conclusion of CIVIL WAR II, a young woman answers the call and takes the mantle of Iron Man. And her surprising relationship to Tony Stark will define the book for years to come. Meet Riri Williams…she is Iron Man. • Well, for now. She’s still working on the name. But the Marvel Universe WILL NEVER BE THE SAME AGAIN. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

AFORCE2016010_covA-FORCE #10 KELLY THOMPSON (W) PAULO SIQUEIRA(A) Cover by STEPHANIE HANS COSPLAY VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • The lives of A-FORCE, a mysterious woman named Alice and an entire town lie in the hands of NICO MINORU. • What Nico chooses to do next can save the day but can also make her a murderer — the very thing she’s been running from since CAPTAIN MARVEL first tried to arrest her. • And if A-Force manages to survive the day, can the team stay together? Or will this be the end of A-Force as we know it? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

MOCKBIRD008_covcolMOCKINGBIRD #8 CHELSEA CAIN (w) • KATE NIEMCZYK (a) Cover by Joëlle Jones COSPLAY VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • Stranded on a sinking ship adrift in the Bermuda Triangle, MOCKINGBIRD must catch a killer intent on using her past to drive her mad… • …if the sea monsters, pirate zombies and Nazi sailor ghosts don’t get her first. • Giant whirlpools! Time vortexes! Ex-boyfriends! • Worst. Cruise. Ever. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

AVEN2015015_covALL-NEW, ALL-DIFFERENT AVENGERS #15 MARK WAID (W) • ADAM KUBERT (A) Cover by ALEX ROSS CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • In her short time wielding the hammer Mjolnir, Thor has witnessed cosmic chaos — but how does her human half process the consequences of the Iron Man/Captain Marvel struggle and what it does to the Avengers? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CIVWARIIOATH2016001_CovCIVIL WAR II: THE OATH #1 NICK SPENCER (W) • Rod Reis (A) COVER BY JEFF DEKAL VARIANT COVER BY TBA The epilogue to the blockbuster event CIVIL WAR II! • In the aftermath of war, Tony Stark and Carol Danvers both turn to the one person they can trust…Steve Rogers, Captain America. • Uh-oh… 40 PGS./ one-shot /Rated T+ …$4.99

THOR2015012_covMIGHTY THOR #12 JASON AARON (W) • RUSSELL DAUTERMAN (A/C) • Forged from the mystical metal known as Uru, Thor’s Hammer is the key to a power that only the worthy can wield. • But what makes one worthy to carry this weapon? Is it destiny? Or does the hammer choose its partner? • Discover the storied history of Thor’s greatest ally — The MIGHTY MJOLNIR! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

TAANTMAN2015013_covTHE ASTONISHING ANT-MAN #13 NICK SPENCER (W) • RAMON ROSANAS (A) Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO FINAL ISSUE VARIANT COVER BY RAMON ROSANAS • The trial of Ant-Man! Order in the court. • Darren Cross is out for revenge! (And out of the office – see autoreply). 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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TBOLTS2016006_covTHUNDERBOLTS #6 JIM ZUB (W) • JON MALIN (A/C) • With security agencies and super-hero teams around the world the world gunning for the Thunderbolts, MACH-X and ATLAS will risk it all for what they believe in. • You won’t soon forget this story of friendship and foolishness we call…“The Beer Run.” 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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VISION2015012_covVISION #12 TOM KING (W) GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTA (A) Cover by MIKE DEL MUNDO • A while ago, a robot created a family. And all was good. For a while. Then came the murders. The lies. The betrayals. The battles fought. The battles lost. The family lost. • And now, at the end, Vision stands alone. He must decide how he will go on, if he will go on, if he can go on. And that decision will shape the Marvel Universe for quite a while. • The epic, stunning conclusion to the most highly praised series of the year. Simply put, this is the issue everyone will be talking about. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SCWITCH2015011_covSCARLET WITCH #11 JAMES ROBINSON (w) LEILA DEL DUCA (a) COVER BY DAVID AJA • The SCARLET WITCH travels to SERBIA to dive deep into her Romany roots! • Who were her parents? Where does she come from? Wanda will discover the answers… • and seek her revenge! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SPIDPOOL2016010_covSPIDER-MAN/DEADPOOL #10 JOE KELLY (w) • ED MCGUINNESS (a/C) • After everything that’s happened, Spider-Man and Deadpool want some R & R. • But PATIENT ZERO and ITSY-BITSY aren’t going make their lives very restful… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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SILK2015B013_covSILK #13 ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) • TANA FORD (A) Cover by YASMINE PUTRI • Silk and friends continue their search for her parents in THE NEGATIVE ZONE! • What they find will shock you. 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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SPIDEY2015011_covSPIDEY #11 ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) • NATHAN STOCKMAN (A/C) • Spidey has had a lot of villains in his early days, but none were designed to hate him more than Mac Gargan, the Scorpion! • So why is this Spider-Man/Scorpion battle so different from the others? • All this, plus: Peter Parker and Flash Thompson…BFF?! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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SPIDER-GWEN #13 JASON LATOUR (W) • ROBBI RODRIGUEZ (A/C) • Gwen and the Mary Janes go to a haunted house for a laugh. • But Earth 65 MYSTERIO will show them how serious haunting can be… 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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SWOMAN2015012_CovSPIDER-WOMAN #12 DENNIS HOPELESS (W) VERONICA FISH (A) Cover by JAVIER RODRIGUEZ • Porcupine and Jess go on a whirlwind adventure! • Plus: More diaper changing! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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CARNAGE2015013_CovCARNAGE #13 GERRY CONWAY (w) • MIKE PERKINS (a) Cover by MICHAEL WALSH • No escape from Carnage Island!! • What has the world come to when the Anti-Carnage Task Force must team up with their most hated enemy in order to survive? • And will this lead to a more peaceful Cletus Kasady? Don’t bet your life on it… 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

MGDINOD2015012_covMOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #12 AMY REEDER AND BRANDON MONTCLARE (W) NATACHA BUSTOS (A) Cover by AMY REEDER “COSMIC COOTIES” CONCLUDES!!! • LUNELLA LAFAYETTE has a big role to play in the Marvel Universe. It’s going to shock everyone…except her! • BUT FIRST she needs to put Kid Kree in his place while defending herself from an alien attack force. • AND THEN win the SCIENCE FAIR while swapping brains with a 30-foot T. Rex not known for his smarts. 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

VENOMSK2015013_HowardVENOM: SPACE KNIGHT #13 ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) GERARDO SANDOVAL (A) Cover by ZACH HOWARD • Venom and Flash Thompson can handle space, but what about the SUPERNATURAL? • Can Flash’s bond with Venom SURVIVE? SHOULD it? • The strangest pair in the Marvel Universe decide their fate! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SQGIRL2015B013_covTHE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #13 RYAN NORTH (W) ERICA HENDERSON (A/C) CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY TBA • SOMEONE is taking over the continental United States, but Squirrel Girl is stuck in boring ol’ Canada! UH-OH. • Canada’s not actually that boring, though: Did you know we have the world’s longest covered bridge, in Hartland, New Brunswick? It’s true! I’ve seen it! • It’s pretty long, I GUESS. • Anyway enough about Canada, we’re here to find out why you should buy this comic! REASONS INCLUDE: fights, teamwork, continental USA domination and a special guest star who you’ll find a TINY bit familiar? Everyone is at least a LITTLE bit into this guy and I cAN’T imagine you not being excited to discover who it is! • Anyway, yeah, it’s Ant-Man. 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

MOONKN2016007_SmallwoodMOON KNIGHT #7 JEFF LEMIRE (W) • James Stokoe & Francesco Francavilla (A) COVER BY GREG SMALLWOOD HOWLING AT THE MOON • Just when it seemed like Stephen Grant was in control of MOON KNIGHT: THE MOVIE and his own mind… • The entire world is calling on Marc Spector to protect those who travel at night. • Where the sun never rises, beasts are racing through the darkness. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

PUNANN2016001_RahzzahTHE PUNISHER ANNUAL #1 GERRY CONWAY (W) • FELIX RUIZ (A) COVER BY RAHZZAH VARIANT COVER A BY TBA VARIANT COVER B BY TBA OUR TREAT: FRANK’S UP TO HIS OLD TRICKS! • There are ghouls everywhere on Halloween night, but real monsters don’t wear costumes! • The Punisher is searching for a killer, but he’s also being watched… • Let’s hope Frank’s quarry doesn’t put costumed civvies in the line of fire! 40 PGS./Parental Advisory …$4.99

PUN2016006_ShalveyTHE PUNISHER #6 BECKY CLOONAN (W) • STEVE DILLON (A) Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY COSPLAY VARIANT ALSO AVAILABLE SEMPER FIDELIS • An EXPLOSIVE dispatch from the war zone that is the Punisher’s past! • Where would Frank be without Olaf? Chasing Condor in New York, or a grave in Arlington? • How the marine and his commander parted ways, revealed for the first time! 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

DRSDISMA2016001DRSDISMA2016001-LIM_VARDOCTOR STRANGE: MYSTIC APPRENTICE #1 WILL CORONA PILGRIM (W) • ANDREA DI VITO (A) Cover by MICHAEL RYAN Variant cover by RON LIM Variant cover by CHRISTIAN WARD BEFORE HE WAS THE SORCERER SUPREME…STRANGE MASTERED THE MYSTIC ARTS! • A master of delicate surgery, DR. STEPHEN STRANGE had no equal…until a freak accident shattered his hands! • Now a student of the MYSTIC ARTS, Strange must find a way to master his magical assignment…or throw in his cape and robes for good! • Don’t miss this all-new story, as Strange finds that the road to Sorcerer Supreme can be a real pain in the…astral form! • ALSO: reprinting the original first appearance and origin stories of Doctor Strange from STRANGE TALES #110 and #115! 40 PGS./ One-Shot /Rated T+ …$3.99

DD2015012_covDAREDEVIL #12 CHARLES SOULE (W) • RON GARNEY (A/C) “DARK ART” CONTINUES! • Who is MUSE? And what bloody scene will be his next masterpiece? • Used to working alone, how will DD handle his new INHUMAN partner on the case? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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NIGHTH2016006_covcolNIGHTHAWK #6 DAVID F. WALKER (W) RAMON VILLALOBOS (A) Cover by DENYS COWAN THE BLOODY CONCLUSION TO THE SAGA OF THE REVELATOR! • NIGHTHAWK faces his greatest challenge: A life or death fight from which there will be no turning back. • Can the man that defends Chicago remain a hero? • Or must he become a villain in order to protect his city? 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

AYOMVL2016004_covcolA YEAR OF MARVELS: THE UNBEATABLE #1 CHAD BOWERS, CHRIS SIMS and NILAH MAGRUDER (W) BRIAN LEVEL & Siya Oum (A) Cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL • It’s August, and Nick Fury is just in time to attend Japan’s Bon Festival…but he’s not here to celebrate. Not when an illegal weapons auction is about to begin! From Chad Bowers & Chris Sims (X-MEN ’92) and Brian Level! • And in September, TIPPY-TOE is flying SOLO (until Squirrel Girl is done studying)! But when a villain threatens Central Park, she’s gotta call in the big guns. Enormous guns, relatively speaking (because Tippy and ROCKET RACCOON are small)! It’s the team-up — written by Nilah Magruder (M.F.K.) — you would have demanded if you knew your worth! You’re wonderful, and you deserve beautiful things! 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

 

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DEATH OF X #1 (of 4) JEFF LEMIRE & CHARLES SOULE (W) • AARON KUDER (A/C) Wraparound Variant COVER by AARON KUDER SKETCH VARIANT COVER BY AARON KUDER CONNECTING VARIANT COVER A BY TBA CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA BLANK VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE • What happened eight months ago that set the Inhumans and X-Men on a collision course? Find out here! • The Inhumans travel to Japan where one of the Terrigen Clouds creates a shocking new Inhuman. • The X-Men travel to Muir Island where the second Terrigen Cloud causes something truly terrible. • When these two events collide, a war of catastrophic proportions explodes! 40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

DOXPREIVX2016002_COV_colDEATH OF X #2 (of 4) JEFF LEMIRE & CHARLES SOULE (W) • AARON KUDER (A/C) CONNECTING VARIANT COVER B BY TBA CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA • After the events on Muir Island, Cyclops and Emma Frost put their plans into motion. • Storm and Medusa come together to find a solution for the deadly effects the Terrigen has on mutants. • One of the clouds heads to Madrid, the site of the first skirmish between mutants and Inhumans. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DPOOLBIB2016001_MAINDDPOOLBIB2016002_MAINEADPOOL: BACK IN BLACK #1 & 2 (OF 5) CULLEN BUNN (W) • SALVADOR ESPIN (A/C) ISSUE #1 – VARIANT COVER BY ROB LIEFELD ISSUE #1 – SKETCH VARIANT COVER BY ROB LIEFELD ISSUE #1 – VARIANT COVER BY RON LIM ISSUE #1 – KABAM CONTEST OF CHAMPIONS GAME VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE ISSUE #2 – VARIANT COVER BY RON LIM During 1984’s SECRET WARS, Deadpool was introduced to an alien symbiote who went on to become Spider-Man’s black costume and, eventually, Venom. Okay, okay, maybe that really happened in DEADPOOL’S SECRET SECRET WARS. Point is, did you know that after Spider-Man rejected the costume…it went slinking back to Deadpool on the rebound? And they went on adventures together? You didn’t? Well, you will, now, thanks to this series by Cullen Bunn (The DEADPOOL KILLOGY) & Salva Espin (DEADPOOL & THE MERCS FOR MONEY)! 32 PGS. (each)/Parental Advisory …$3.99 (each)

XM922016008_MAINX-MEN ‘92 #8 CHAD BOWERS & CHRIS SIMS (W) • ALTI FIRMANSYAH (A/C) Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA • The X-Men are lost in space! • Thankfully, Gladiator is here to help them out — • NO, WAIT — HE’S HERE TO BRAWL!!! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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OML2016012_covcolOLD MAN LOGAN #12 JEFF LEMIRE (W) • ANDREA SORRENTINO (A/C) THE SILENT ORDER, PART FOUR: The Old Man and the Boy • In the penultimate chapter of the “SILENT ORDER” epic, LOGAN will face his toughest adversary yet—his own past! • SOHEI and his order of Silent Monks have Logan’s back against a wall. But when the leader of the monks is revealed, will Logan have the strength to defeat him? • And in the Wastelands, Logan faces the same Order, only centuries older and stronger. Will he be able to defeat these warrior monks without popping his claws and revealing the truth of who he is to his one true love? 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

DPTOOSOON2016001_COLDEADPOOL: TOO SOON? #1 (OF 4) JOSHUA CORIN (W) • TODD NAUCK (A) Cover by PEPE LARRAZ VARIANT COVER BY TBA • SOMEONE HAS MURDERED FORBUSH MAN! Could someone be targeting all of Marvel’s funniest characters for death? • That’s what Deadpool thinks, and now he’s gotta act before someone bumps off SQUIRREL GIRL, ROCKET RACCOON, GROOT, ANT-MAN, HOWARD THE DUCK and THE PUNISHER! (Like we said, the funny characters.) • Good thing Deadpool is renowned for his investigative skills! 40 PGS./Parental Advisory …$4.99

DPOOL2015020_covDEADPOOL #20 GERRY DUGGAN (W) • SCOTT KOBLISH (A) Cover by TRADD MOORE Secret Comic Variant by Scott Koblish • Deadpool has it tough sometimes. • It can be hard to keep going. • But he does. 32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

ANXMEN2016014_cov_colALL-NEW X-MEN #14 DENNIS HOPELESS (W) • MARK BAGLEY (A/C) • A wheelchair-bound CYCLOPS is stuck in the X-Men’s mobile headquarters while all of his teammates jet off across the world on fantastic adventures. • Well, almost all of his teammates…BEAST has sequestered himself in his lab, feverishly working on some mysterious new project. • In his own version of Rear Window, will Cyclops discover that Hank is meddling with forces that should be left alone, or is he just driving himself mad out of boredom? Or worse — BOTH? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

ExXmenCVR15EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN #15 JEFF LEMIRE (W) • VICTOR IBAÑEZ (A) Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS • The X-Men’s newest charge has become possessed by THE WORLD-EATER, an extradimensional entity whose sole purpose is to live up to its name. • And it has its sights set on LIMBO next! Can Storm and Magik prevent it from reaching mutantkind’s last refuge? • Meanwhile, Iceman and Nightcrawler learn that saving Colossus from the clutches of Apocalypse comes at a price! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

UNCX2016013_cov_colUNCANNY X-MEN #14 CULLEN BUNN (W) • GREG LAND (A/C) • Magneto and his team of X-Men discover who’s been weaponizing mutants and aiming them at mutantkind’s enemies. • But once they do, the question becomes: Will they stop their longtime adversary once more…or JOIN HIM?? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

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ANWOLV2015013_covCOLALL-NEW WOLVERINE #13 TOM TAYLOR (W) • NIK VIRELLA (A) Cover by DAVID LOPEZ Connecting variant COVER by BENGAL CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY RON LIM CHAMPIONS VARIANT COVER BY Arthur Adams “ENEMY OF THE STATE II” STARTS NOW! WOLVERINE: MURDERER!!! Laura has fought so hard to be something other than what she was created to be, but the fight is over. Wolverine has blood on her hands. In the wake of an unspeakable tragedy, dark forces have Laura’s life under their control. Will Laura be able to defeat demons on the outside and from within? Or will she be forced to give up the hero’s life she’s built for herself? 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

TIKIROOM2016001TIKIROOM2016001_DC21ENCHANTED TIKI ROOM #1 (OF 5) JON ADAMS (W) • HORACIO DOMINGUES (A) Cover by BRIAN KESINGER Orange Bird Variant Cover by JASON GRANDT Action Figure Variant Cover by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER Connecting Variant Cover by JASON GRANDT Variant Cover by JODY DAILY AN ALL-NEW ADVENTURE IN THE TIKI, TIKI, TIKI ROOM! Welcome to the Enchanted Tiki Room, a place of legend…of fantasy…and mystery. Here — on an isolated island populated by talking (and singing) birds and plants and ancient Tiki gods — almost anything can happen and does. As the next boat arrives with new visitors, what stories will unfold, what mysteries will be revealed and how are they all connected? Summer ain’t over yet, so grab your flip-flops, pop open your beach chair and book your vacation with the latest Disney Kingdoms series! 32 PGS./RATED T …$3.99 Elements based on Enchanted Tiki Room © Disney.

DARKTWRTS2016001DARK TOWER: THE DRAWING OF THE THREE – THE SAILOR #1 (OF 5) ROBIN FURTH & PETER DAVID (W) • Juanan Ramirez (A) Cover by JAY ANACLETO JAKE CHAMBERS RETURNS AS STEPHEN KING’S DARK FANTASY EPIC CONTINUES! • Haunted by the specter of a boy he let fall to his death, ROLAND is beset by despair. • But the boy never existed, and Roland’s guilt is madness. Or is it? • As timelines converge and reality shatters, JAKE CHAMBERS becomes the focus of Roland’s quest…and may be the key to the survival of the ka-tet! 32 PGS./Mature …$3.99

MARVTSUM2016003_Connect_CMARVTSUM2016003_covMARVEL TSUM TSUM #3 (OF 4) JACOB CHABOT (W) • DAVID BALDEON (A) Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE VARIANT COVER BY TBA MARVEL TSUM TSUM CLASSIFIED CONNECTING COVER C AVAILABLE TSUM TSUM CIVIL WAR?! • The Tsum Tsums square off with foes you’d never expect — including each other! 32 PGS./All Ages …$3.99

MRVLAVNULT2016004_DC11MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS: ULTRON REVOLUTION #4 Adapted by Joe Caramagna BRUCE BANNER…UNHULKED?! • After a nuclear accident, Bruce Banner is stripped of his angry alter ego — the Incredible Hulk! • Can THE AVENGERS figure out how to bring the big green monster back? • And if they can, will they want to? 32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99

MUGOTG2015013_DC11MARVEL UNIVERSE GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #13 Adapted by Joe Caramagna THE WAR WITH ASGARD STARTS HERE!! • Now that they possess the powerful COSMIC SEED, the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY are on the hunt for answers. • Drawn to Asgard, home of the mighty THOR, the Guardians are ready for a fight…but not one of this magnitude. • It’s up to our heroes to save the day — and stop an intergalactic war at the same time! 32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99

MRVLULTSMSIN2016004_DC11MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN VS. THE SINISTER SIX #4 Adapted by Joe Caramagna DOC OCK IS SEEING DOUBLE! • SPIDER-MAN teams up with his alter ego, MILES MORALES, to take down one of his oldest enemies! • But can PETER stop being overprotective of Miles long enough to take out Doc Ock? • And what does NORMAN OSBORN have to do with Doc Ock’s nefarious plan? 32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99

MAXRIDEFINF2016002MAX RIDE: FINAL FLIGHT #2 (OF 5) JODY HOUSER (W) • MARCO FAILLA (A) Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA JAMES PATTERSON’S SMASH-HIT SERIES CONTINUES WITH A SHOCKING TWIST! • JEB springs his trap on THE FLOCK! • But why is one of them missing?! • As MAX’S world closes in on her, a shocking revelation causes her to question her past…and the Flock’s future! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

MCUHB2015007_Carter cvrMCUHB2015007_SHIELD_cvrGUIDEBOOK TO THE MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE — MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. SEASON TWO/MARVEL’S AGENT CARTER SEASON ONE #1 Written by MIKE O’SULLIVAN & THE OHOTMU TEAM Covers by MARCOS MARTIN The MCU guidebooks delve into the past and present of S.H.I.E.L.D.! Our comprehensive coverage of the fan-favorite Marvel Studios films and Marvel Television shows continues as we profile Director Phil Coulson’s elite team — and Agent Peggy Carter’s 1940s organization, the SSR! Featuring fact sheets, show-to-comic comparisons, and behind-the-scenes production art and stills, this fantastic flip book is packed with profiles and updates on Director Coulson, Skye, Agent Melinda May, Agent Leo Fitz, Agent Jemma Simmons, Agent Antoine Triplett, Lance Hunter, Agent Bobbi Morse, Agent Alphonso Mackenzie, Grant Ward, Daniel Whitehall, Cal, Jiaying and the Inhumans! And on the flip side, Agent Carter, Edwin Jarvis, Chief Roger Dooley, Agent Daniel Sousa, Agent Jack Thompson, the Howling Commandos, Angie Martinelli, Dottie Underwood, Johann Fennhoff, Leviathan, Howard Stark and more! Relive the thrills of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Two and Marvel’s Agent Carter Season One right here, and continue building your indispensable library of Marvel Cinematic Universe reference books! 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

HANSOLO2016005_MAINSTAR WARS: HAN SOLO #5 (OF 5) MARJORIE LIU (W) • MARK BROOKS (A) Cover by Kamome Shirahama Variant Cover by Kevin Wada Millennium Falcon Variant Cover by Mike Del Mundo Variant Cover by Joelle Jones VARIANT COVER BY CAMERON STEWART Movie Variant Cover ALSO AVAILABLE • This is it — the dramatic conclusion to the Dragon Void race! • Will Han take the trophy? Or be left with the space junk? • Our favorite scoundrel’s first miniseries comes to a photo finish! 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99 Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2016 Lucasfilm Ltd.

STWPOE2016007_MAINv2STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #7 CHARLES SOULE (W) • PHIL NOTO (A/C) Variant cover by Terry Dodson • Agent Terex has sworn vengeance against Poe Dameron! • But how does he always seem to know what Black Squadron is doing? • Could there truly be a traitor in their midst? 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99 Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2016 Lucasfilm Ltd.

STWARS2015024_COLSTAR WARS #24 JASON AARON (W) • JORGE MOLINA (A) Cover by MIKE DEODATO SKETCH VARIANT COVER BY MIKE DEODATO ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER • Sergeant Kreel and SCAR Squad are on board the Harbinger… • …and they specialize in taking down rebels — hard! • Can Luke and company make it off the Star Destroyer alive? 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99 Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2016 Lucasfilm Ltd.

STWTFA2016005_MAINSTAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS ADAPTATION #5 (of 6) CHUCK WENDIG (W) • LUKE ROSS (A) Cover by RAFAEL PINTO ALBUQUERQUE B&W VARIANT COVER BY RAFAEL PINTO ALBUQUERQUE MOVIE VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE • Rey has been captured by the evil First Order! • Meanwhile, Finn plans a mission with the Resistance in order to save Rey and destroy Starkiller Base! • Only the vicious Kylo Ren stands in their way… 32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99 Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2016 Lucasfilm Ltd.

PowV508CVRCLRPOWERS #8 BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • MICHAEL AVON OEMING (A/C) VARIANT COVER BY DAVID MACK VARIANT PHOTO COVER Leaping off your PlayStation into the comic that started it all, the award-winning mashup of cops and capes like you’ve never seen them before! Witness an untold tale of POWERS past — the secret origin of Diamond continues! 32 pgs./Mature $3.99

EMPRESS #7 (of 7) MARK MILLAR (W) • STUART IMMONEN (A/C) WADE VON GRAWBADGER (I) • Colors by Ive Svorcina CHARACTER VARIANT COVER BY STUART IMMONEN VARIANT SKETCH COVER BY STUART IMMONEN This astounding series climax shows family turn against each other and old secrets crawl out of the woodwork as Morax finally hunts his wife and children down. An action-packed, gory end to the first volume of Millar and Immonen’s sci fi space opera. 48 PGS./T+ …$5.99

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