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Simon & Kirby’s Captain America And A Billion Deadpool Trades In Marvel Collections For November

 

Having taken a look at November’s periodical releases from Marvel and Icon, it’s time to check out what for many readers is the main event of any comic book shipping schedule: the collected editions, which compile and usually complete comics stories initially serialized monthly in 20-page pamphlet-style comics you totally can’t put on a shelf. Each release will go on sale in bookstores as well as finer comics shops, where you can also pre-order your selections to ensure you’ll get copies before they sell out.

POWERS: BUREAU VOL. 1 — UNDERCOVER TPB
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS & MICHAEL AVON OEMING (W)
MICHAEL AVON OEMING (A/C)
The newest chapter of the Eisner Award-winning POWERS is here — and it’s a bold game-changer! Now that all powers cases are federal cases, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim are now federal agents and must learn to live by the new rules. But when they find themselves dealing with the biggest powers cases in the entire country, will this new life close the closet full of skeletons Deena carries with her? (Absolutely not!) Walker and Deana are up to their necks in the most dangerous chase of their careers when they’re faced with a case so dangerous it will take more than just their expertise to solve. Also, Deena is pregnant! So there’s that. Get on board the creator-owned series that shows cops and capes like you’ve never seen them before! Collecting POWERS: BUREAU #1-6.
168 PGS./Mature …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6602-3
© 2013 Jinxworld Inc.

IRON MAN VOL. 3:
THE SECRET ORIGIN OF TONY STARK BOOK 2 PREMIERE HC
Written by KIERON GILLEN
Penciled by DALE EAGLESHAM, GREG LAND, CARLO PAGULAYAN & MAHMUD ASRAR
Cover by CARLO PAGULAYAN
Prepare for more mind-blowing revelations as the shocking secret origin of Tony Stark continues! And it began with a birth! As the manipulative alien 451’s ulterior motive is laid bare, a massive surprise awaits Tony in a deserted battlefield from the beginning of time. Now all Iron Man has to do is fight a robot who can take over his armor at any time and evade one of the universe’s greatest bounty-hunters: Death’s Head! An impossible choice at the edge of space will decide the fate of two worlds. Who lives? Who dies? Can Tony somehow find a way to avoid his destiny before it all goes wrong? Tony and 451 both discover the surprising truth — and things change forever! Collecting IRON MAN (2012) #12-17.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6835-5
Trim size: standard

GOLDEN AGE CAPTAIN AMERICA OMNIBUS VOL. 1 HC JRJR COVER
Written by JOE SIMON, JACK KIRBY, STAN LEE, AL AVISON & MORE
Penciled by JOE SIMON, JACK KIRBY, STAN LEE, AL AVISON & MORE
Covers by JOHN ROMITA JR. & ALEX SCHOMBURG
Steve Rogers might have been the prototypical 98-pound weakling, but that wasn’t going to stop him from serving his country. Transformed by the Super-Soldier Serum into America’s No. 1 fighting man, he became a symbol of patriotism, hope and perseverance on the eve of the nation’s entrance into World War II. Never before and never since has comics seen a hero as timely as — Captain America! Now at long last, you can experience the original Golden Age adventures of the Sentinel of Liberty from his 1941 inaugural appearance in one deluxe, oversized and remastered package! You’ll meet Bucky Barnes and the Red Skull for the first time, behold Simon and Kirby’s trend-setting brand of storytelling — and even read Stan Lee’s very first comic-book tale! So salute, soldier — Captain America has arrived! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1-12.
848 PGS./All Ages …$125
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6807-2
Trim size: oversized
GOLDEN AGE CAPTAIN AMERICA OMNIBUS VOL. 1 HC VARIANT SCHOMBURG COVER (DM ONLY)
848 PGS./All Ages …$125
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6808-9

CAPTAIN AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER HC MOVIE COVER
Written by ED BRUBAKER
Penciled by STEVE EPTING, MICHAEL LARK & JOHN PAUL LEON
DM Variant COVER by STEVE EPTING
For more than fifty years, the Soviets employed an undercover agent — an unstoppable, untraceable killer known as the Winter Soldier. His suspected identity? Bucky Barnes, Captain America’s one-time partner, thought to have died during World War II. Now, the Winter Soldier is back, working for the ruthless General Lukin — who has obtained a functional Cosmic Cube, a weapon of limitless power that can bend reality itself. Vowing to end Lukin’s reign of terror and destruction, Captain America relentlessly tracks the Cube — only to find himself face-to-face against the Winter Soldier. Will Cap be forced to battle his resurrected partner so soon after finally learning the astonishing truth? Five-time Eisner Award-nominee Ed Brubaker’s tale of suspense and intrigue has had both critics and fans reeling! Featuring never-before-seen extras and a new introduction by Ed Brubaker! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA (2005) #1-9 and #11-14.
312 PGS./Rated T+ …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8794-3
Trim size: oversized
CAPTAIN AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER HC EPTING COVER (DM ONLY)
312 PGS./Rated T+ …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8795-0

MARVEL MASTERWORKS:
ANT-MAN/GIANT-MAN VOL. 1 TPB
Written by STAN LEE & LARRY LIEBER with ERNIE HART
Penciled by JACK KIRBY & DON HECK with LARRY LIEBER & DICK AYERS
Cover by JACK KIRBY & RICHARD ISANOVE
Burned under the magnifying glass of overwhelming demand, Mighty Marvel has given in to bring you our smallest hero in his first big Masterwork! Scientist Hank Pym invented an amazing growth serum and a cybernetic helmet, making him the Astonishing Ant-Man! Teamed with the winsome Wasp, the tiny twosome battle a sensational array of mini- and maxi-sized menaces from the Scarlet Beetle to the Black Knight! And if that’s not enough to occupy a man of science, he’s also defending the good ol’ U.S. of A.’s secrets from the Commie hordes! But we’ve got more than just miniature mayhem for you, True Believer — you can also look forward to the birth of the biggest Avenger there ever was: Giant-Man! So reserve your copy today! Collecting material from TALES TO ASTONISH (1959) #27 and #35-52.
288 PGS./All Ages …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6768-6
MARVEL MASTERWORKS: ANT-MAN/GIANT-MAN VOL. 1 TPB
— VARIANT EDITION VOL. 59 (DM ONLY)
288 PGS./All Ages …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6769-3

MARVEL MASTERWORKS: GOLDEN AGE MARVEL COMICS VOL. 2 TPB
Written by BOB DAVIS & MORE
Penciled by CARL BURGOS, BILL EVERETT, PAUL GUSTAVSON, BEN THOMPSON, STEVE DAHLMAN, AL ANDERS & IRWIN HASEN
Cover by ALEX SCHOMBURG & RICHARD ISANOVE
It’s no mystery why MARVEL COMICS took the four-color hero world by storm — it featured some of the greatest characters and creators of comics’ Golden Age! And today you can experience the stories that founded Marvel as the Golden Age Marvel Masterworks march on. In our second volume, the Human Torch joins the police force, the Sub-Mariner is put on trial — and gets the electric chair! — the Angel takes on the mob, Ka-Zar defends his jungle kingdom, and Electro and Professor Zog continue their wild adventures. You’ll also see history made when the Human Torch and the Sub-Mariner cross over into each other’s series for comics’ first hero vs. hero battle! Collecting MARVEL MYSTERY COMICS #5-8.
280 PGS./All Ages …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6772-3
MARVEL MASTERWORKS: GOLDEN AGE MARVEL COMICS
VOL. 2 TPB — VARIANT EDITION VOL. 60 (DM ONLY)
280 PGS./All Ages …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6773-0

MARVEL MASTERWORKS: THE DEFENDERS VOL. 4 HC
Written by STEVE GERBER with BILL MANTLO, ARNOLD DRAKE, GERRY CONWAY, ROGER SILFER, LEN WEIN, CHRIS CLAREMONT & SCOTT EDELMAN
Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA with DON HECK, GENE COLAN, SAM GRAINGER & MIKE ESPOSITO
Cover by GIL KANE
Steve Gerber’s DEFENDERS ranks as a high-water mark of ’70s Marvel. Taking the famous non-team and mixing in his own unique brand of sharp social commentary, Gerber brought forth stories both action-packed and insightful! We begin with a classic four-part saga featuring the bigoted Sons of the Serpent that brings members past and present together to defend the defenseless. Then, the Guardians of the Galaxy hit the scene and take the Defenders to the year 3015 A.D.! It’s an amazing adventure including the debut of Starhawk — and while we were at it, we added the Guardians of the Galaxy’s first appearance, too! Oh, and there’s an elf with a gun. You’ll see… Collecting DEFENDERS (1972) #22-30, GIANT-SIZE DEFENDERS #5 and MARVEL SUPER-HEROES (1967) #18.
248 PGS./Rated T …$69.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6627-6
MARVEL MASTERWORKS: THE DEFENDERS VOL. 4 HC — VARIANT EDITION VOL. 203 (DM ONLY)
248 PGS./Rated T …$69.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6628-3

DAREDEVIL BY MARK WAID VOL. 2 HC
Written by MARK WAID & GREG RUCKA
Penciled by MARCO CHECCHETTO, CHRIS SAMNEE, KHOI PHAM & MIKE ALLRED
Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE
Mark Waid’s epic re-invigoration of the Man Without Fear continues! Daredevil and Spider-Man form a shaky alliance with not one, but two Punishers to obtain the invaluable Omega Drive — which contains the information needed to dismantle an international criminal network. But the plan goes pear-shaped when one hero betrays the group! Then, Daredevil undergoes urgent brain surgery as size-changing scientiest Hank Pym enters his head to destroy sensory-deprivation robots implanted by Dr. Doom. But Daredevil’s recovery hits a snag when he starts to question reality. His best friend, Foggy Nelson — believing Matt is losing his mind, and that he presents a danger to himself and others — dissolves their law partnership…and their friendship! Ghosts from Daredevil’s past return to haunt him in a mind-bending adventure that leaves him second-guessing his sanity as he faces off against dangerous new villain the Coyote. Collecting DAREDEVIL (2011) #11-21, AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #6 and PUNISHER (2011) #10.
296 PGS./Rated T+ …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8479-9
Trim size: oversized

X-MEN: PHALANX COVENANT HC
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL, CHRIS COOPER, FABIAN NICIEZA, TODD DEZAGO & LARRY HAMA
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR., JOE MADUREIRA, LEE WEEKS, JOHN ROYLE, KEN LASHLEY, AMANDA CONNER, STEVE EPTING, ANDY KUBERT, ROGER CRUZ, JAN DUURSEMA, TONY DANIEL, ADAM KUBERT & STEVE SKROCE
Cover by ADAM KUBERT
The techno-organic nightmare known as the Phalanx has risen! Powerful anti-mutant bigots have created the ultimate weapon from the ashes of the deceased alien Warlock: a cold, vicious and unstoppable foe that absorbs all in its path. But these Phalanx are far more than their creators bargained for — and they plan to summon their parent race to overtake Earth! When the Phalanx take out the X-Men, the remaining members must split into three teams: to save young mutants from the Phalanx’s clutches, to prevent their foes from contacting their homeworld and to rescue the X-Men! But even with the aid of the rogue Phalanx unit Douglock, can these ragtag groups succeed? Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #306, #311-314 and #316-317; EXCALIBUR (1988) #78-82; X-MEN (1991) #36-37; X-FACTOR (1986) #106; X-FORCE (1991) #38; WOLVERINE (1988) #85; and CABLE (1993) #16.
552 PGS./Rated T …$75
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8549-9
Trim size: oversized

DAREDEVIL BY MARK WAID VOL. 6 PREMIERE HC
Written by MARK WAID
Penciled by JAVIER RODRIGUEZ & CHRIS SAMNEE
Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE
There was only one man young Daredevil feared — and now Matt Murdock is representing him in court. Find out how the minor demons of Matt’s past will lead to some Daredevil-sized problems in the present! Then: What weird menace unites Daredevil with the Silver Surfer, Cosmic Rider of the Spaceways? The Jester has returned — and for once, it’s no laughing matter. And as Hank Pym delivers shocking news, meet Matt’s new law partner — and witness the Man Without Fear as he finds himself trapped in a nightmare situation. Something final is building in Daredevil’s life — and it’s building fast! Collecting DAREDEVIL (2011) #28-32.
112 PGS./Rated T+ …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8480-5
Trim size: standard

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2: ANGELA PREMIERE HC
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Penciled by SARA PICHELLI & FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
Cover by SARA PICHELLI
Spinning out of the dramatic conclusion of AGE OF ULTRON, dimensions collide and Heaven’s most fearsome Angel arrives — and comes straight for the Guardians! Gamora, one of the galaxy’s greatest warriors, holds a deadly secret that could bring down the entire team. And when Gamora battles Angela, the entire universe hangs in the balance! Then, the galaxy’s most mismatched heroes find themselves at a crossroads when the effects of INFINITY begin to rise. Can even the mysterious Angela’s power help combat the fallout from Thanos’ master plan? And what will it take for Star-Lord to betray the entire Marvel Universe? The biggest blockbuster hit of the year continues as critically acclaimed artists Sara Pichelli and Francesco Francavilla climb aboard, and comics legend Neil Gaiman joins the team in this one-of-a-kind comic book event! Collecting GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (2013) #4-8.
136 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6829-4
Trim size: standard

SHADOW WALK PREMIERE HC [LEGENDARY COMICS]
Written by Mark Waid with Max Brooks and Thomas Tull
Artwork created and designed by Shane Davis
Cover by Shane Davis
“As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death…” Paranormal incidents have occurred in a valley near Iraq. Could the Shadow of Death be a real place? When the United States learns of a dangerous new energy source, a special-ops team is sent to extract it. Led by John Raines, a deadly soldier who has been left to rot in Guantanamo — accused of killing his platoon after entering that same valley years prior — they head into dangerous territory to battle demonic creatures with little chance of survival. Armed with arcane artifacts, the team will find out whether the road to Hell has just opened up on Earth! Written by Mark Waid (Daredevil, Kingdom Come) with a story by Waid; Max Brooks; and Legendary’s Thomas Tull. Artwork by Shane Davis (Superman: Earth One)!
128 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-5397-9
Trim size: standard

DEADPOOL VOL. 1 HC
Written by GERRY DUGGAN & BRIAN POSEHN
Penciled by TONY MOORE, SCOTT KOBLISH & MIKE HAWTHORNE
Cover by TONY MOORE
Gerry Duggan and Brian Posehn’s hilarious, nonstop reinvention of the Merc With a Mouth! When a cadre of dead U.S. presidents — from George Washington to Gerald Ford — rise from the grave to terrorize their countrymen, only someone with the already-sullied reputation, indiscriminate killing skills and implicit insanity defense of a heavily armed madman can be trusted with this abhorrent operation. But who in the Marvel Universe will dirty their hands by bashing in these resurrected heads of state? NOW! is the time for Deadpool! Then: A demon hires Deadpool to reclaim damned souls! And just in case you didn’t think he could get any stranger, Wade gets in touch with his feminine side! Guest-starring your Superior Neighborhood Spider-Man and some dude with aquatic powers! And we promise Deadpool kills one of those two! Plus: Flash back to Wade’s adventures of yesteryear with Iron Man! Collecting DEADPOOL #1-12.
280 PGS./Parental Advisory …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-5446-4
Trim size: oversized

DEADPOOL BY DANIEL WAY:
THE COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL. 2 TPB
Written by DANIEL WAY & DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI
Penciled by SHAWN CRYSTAL, PACO MEDINA, CARLO BARBERI, TAN ENG HUAT, PHILLIP BOND & BONG DAZO
Cover by JASON PEARSON
Deadpool wants to be two things in life: a pirate and an X-Man! So after a stint on the high seas, he decides to make the X-Men love him by…assassinating the father of one of their students?! Then, ’Pool pays a visit to a certain wisecracking wall-crawler’s friendly neighborhood — or is it? Deadpool doesn’t play second banana to anybody, especially not Spider-Man! But Wade had better deal if he wants tosurvive the threat of Hit-Monkey! Neither X-Man nor Amazing Friend, is Deadpool fit to stand alongside Earth’s Mightiest Heroes? When Dr. Bong clones the Secret Avengers, Deadpool must fight alongside the real deals — and try not to shoot the wrong guys! Plus: When Wade targets a Vegas club owner, he draws the ire of The House: a super-suited security guard with a secret history with the Merc With a Mouth! And finally, a bunch of good Draculas hire Deadpool to fight a bunch of bad Draculas! Collecting DEADPOOL (2008) #13-31.
472 PGS./Parental Advisory …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8547-5

DEADPOOL CLASSIC VOL. 9 TPB
Written by GAIL SIMONE
Penciled by UDON STUDIOS
Cover by UDON STUDIOS
Writer Gail Simone (Birds of Prey, Batgirl) takes on Marvel’s Merc With a Mouth! When Deadpool crosses paths with the Black Swan, the telepathic villain infects Wade with a virus that eats away at his mind. Can Deadpool overcome his degenerating thought processes and continue his merc work? Not likely! The madness continues as Deadpool must steal the Rhino’s horn and play bodyguard to mutant songstress Dazzler. Along the way, he’ll get by with a little help from some new friends: Sandi Brandenberg, Ratbag, Outlaw and the Taskmaster. But when a showdown with the Black Swan goes wrong, who — if anyone — will survive? And in the aftermath: Meet Agent X! He appears on Sandi’s doorstep, an amnesiac blank slate with healing powers, uncanny fighting skills and a burning desire to be a mercenary. Is he a deeply damaged Deadpool? And if not, who or what is he? Collecting DEADPOOL (1997) #65-69 and AGENT X #1-6.
272 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8513-0

DEADPOOL KILLS DEADPOOL TPB
Written by CULLEN BUNN
Penciled by SALVADOR ESPIN
Cover by MICHAEL DEL MUNDO
The final act of the Deadpool Killogy begins as Deadpool sets his sites on the ultimate target: himself! We hope you’re not a Deadpool fan — because he DIES in this story! Oh, but, uh…we hope you ARE a Deadpool fan, because, like…there are a lot of Deadpools in this story. Seriously, lots. And Deadpool has decided that it’s time to thin the Deadpool herd. But when Deadpool targets Deadpool…only Deadpool can win! And, I guess, you, because you get to read it. Warning: This explosive story contains more than 700 percent of your daily recommended Deadpool! And (spoiler alert) it may contain the death of your favorite character. Depending on how you feel about Deadpool. Either way, it all ends here! Collecting DEADPOOL KILLS DEADPOOL #1-4.
96 PGS./Parental Advisory …$14.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8493-5

DEADPOOL VOL. 3: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY TPB
Written by BRIAN POSEHN & GERRY DUGGAN
Penciled by SCOTT KOBLISH & DECLAN SHALVEY
Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY
It begins with a lost Deadpool adventure from the groovy seventies as DP hits the streets with Power Man and Iron Fist! But when the threat the Trio-For-Hire faced resurfaces in the modern day, Deadpool must track down his old pals for a rematch! Then, when Deadpool’s past in the Weapon X Program returns to haunt him, he recruits fellow Weapon Plus alums — and reluctant allies — Wolverine and Captain America! In the heart of the enemy’s clutches, the three get sucked deeper into the mysteries they uncover — but when the heroes learn that Deadpool’s past has been weaponized, can they unite to take this new threat down in time? Collecting DEADPOOL (2012) #13-19.
160 PGS./Parental Advisory …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6682-5

GAMBIT VOL. 3: KING OF THIEVES TPB
Written by JAMES ASMUS
Penciled by DIOGENES NEVES & CLAY MANN
Cover by CLAY MANN
Gambit is once again the premier thief in the Marvel Universe. But when you’re at the top, there’s nowhere to go but down! Pete Wisdom, unable to go to MI13 for help, calls in a favor and asks Gambit to recover a stolen enchanted artifact. To save those dear to him, Gambit must attempt the impossible — and he’ll need all his skills to succeed! Then: Who is Gambit’s friend Fence? How did they meet? And what secrets is he hiding? Torn between being a mutant hero and master thief, Gambit is forced to make a choice between the two, with major consequences either way! But he’d better choose fast when he finds himself trapped at the center of a deadly super-villain riot — because a few of them have scores to settle with Gambit himself! Collecting GAMBIT (2012) #13-17.
112 PGS./Rated T+ …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8413-3

FF VOL. 2: FAMILY FREAKOUT TPB
Written by MATT FRACTION, MICHAEL ALLRED with LEE ALLRED
Penciled by MICHAEL ALLRED
Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
They’ve handled media mockery, crippling self-doubt, kidnapping and the greatest fiends in the Negative Zone — but can the FF handle…the spooky kids? Shiver as they write the names of weird bands on their desktops! Quake as they use slang to hide their true conversations! Recoil at their monstrous cellphone data-plan bills! The generation gap has come for the Future Foundation — break out the black nail polish! Then, it’s Hulk vs. Thing — and it’s one for the ages! As the kids in the FF start growing apart, their adult supervision seems to be having some issues of their own. And when Doom the Annihilating Conqueror ascends, is this the beginning of the end of everything? Plus: Pool party! Impossibletown! The horrible secret of Underspace! And two students transfer in at the best worst moment imaginable. Collecting FF (2012) #9-13.
112 PGS./Rated T …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6664-1

AVENGERS: THE ENEMY WITHIN TPB
Written by KELLY SUE DECONNICK
Penciled by SCOTT HEPBURN, MATTEO BUFFAGNI & FILIPE ANDRADE
Cover by JOE QUINONES
Vicious echoes of the Avengers’ past are cropping up all over Manhattan — but Captain Marvel, grounded since a recent power loss, refuses to be left behind. Who is the sinister figure behind these incursions, and what does it have to do with Carol Danvers’ mysterious condition? As the Brood attack and Kree Sentries enter the mix, a new villain is revealed — but what is the link between Carol and the maddening Magnitron? The Avengers assemble to deal with the most pivotal event in Captain Marvel’s history — but as Magnitron’s sinister plans are unveiled, the world begins quite literally ripping apart at the seams! With the Avengers scattered, Carol must do whatever it takes to end Magnitron’s reign — no matter what the cost! Collecting AVENGERS: THE ENEMY WITHIN #1, CAPTAIN MARVEL (2012) #13-14 and #17, and AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #16-17.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$17.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8403-4

VENOM: THE LAND WHERE THE KILLERS DWELL TPB
Written by CULLEN BUNN
Penciled by PEPE LARRAZ, THONY SILAS & JORGE COELHO
Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY
Venom hits the town for some old-fashioned crime-busting — but this crime busts back! Introducing underworld boss Lord Ogre! If Venom’s going to be the super hero Philly deserves, he’s got to do it right — but he knows zip about how to start. And to make matters worse, Lord Ogre declares war! A hit has been taken out on Venom’s life — and killers are flooding Philly to collect! How does Flash protect himself while trying to hide his secret identity from Katy Kiernan? Even in tough times, every super hero needs a sidekick. But is Marvel’s newest symbiote-powered character, Mania, a hero or villain? As Venom and Mania tackle Lord Ogre, Crossbones and the DOA, Flash and the symbiote have a heart-to-heart. But what is Daimon Hellstrom’s role in all this? Plus: Flash Thompson confronts his past as a bully – and makes a momentous decision about his future! Collecting VENOM (2011) #27.1 and #36-42.
184 PGS./Rated T+ …$15.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6693-1

ASTONISHING X-MEN VOL. 12: UNMASKED TPB
Written by MARJORIE LIU
Penciled by GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTA
Cover by PHIL NOTO
Warbird is on the run, labeled an enemy of Earth as well as the Shi’ar. Now the X-Men must decide whether to help her or bring her in. But what’s the secret of that alien artifact she’s uncovered? Then, in the aftermath of X-Termination, Iceman begins to deal with the aftershocks of his multi-dimensional ordeal. A catastrophic storm has buried much of the northern hemisphere under the deadly weight of snow, creating a kingdom where only one man rules: Bobby Drake. But Bobby’s mind has become fragmented and lost. Who will stop his reign of terror? Plus: Wolverine and Gambit hit the road in a stolen Lamborghini… with an alien stuffed in the teeny tiny trunk! Collecting ASTONISHING X-MEN #57-59 and ASTONISHING X-MEN #62-68.
216 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6640-5

X-FACTOR VOL. 21: THE END OF X-FACTOR TPB
Written by PETER DAVID
Penciled by NEIL EDWARDS & CARMEN CARNERO
Cover by DAVID YARDIN
Peter David’s epic tale, nearly a decade in the telling, draws to its close! As the members of X-Factor recover from the Hell on Earth War, Wolfsbane makes a life-changing decision, sibling rivalry erupts between Polaris and Quicksilver, and one of X-Factor’s longest-held secrets is revealed: the truth about Longshot and Shatterstar! It’s time to lock the doors and turn off the lights as Jamie Madrox’s detective agency shuts down for good. Bid a fond farewell to Layla Miller, Strong Guy, M, Rictor and the rest. Believe it or not, it’s the end of X-Factor! Collecting X-FACTOR (1986) #257-262.
136 PGS./Rated T+ …$17.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-6701-3

AVENGERS EPIC COLLECTION: THE FINAL THREAT TPB
VOLUME #9 IN THE AVENGERS EPIC COLLECTIONS
Written by STEVE ENGLEHART, STAN LEE, GERRY CONWAY, JIM SHOOTER, JIM STARLIN & BILL MANTLO
Penciled by GEORGE PEREZ, JOHN BYRNE & JIM STARLIN with JACK KIRBY, JOHN BUSCEMA, SAL BUSCEMA, DON HECK, GEORGE TUSKA & JIM SHOOTER
Cover by GEORGE PEREZ
A new era begins for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes begins with a new Avengers lineup under the guidance of writers Gerry Conway and Jim Shooter! Teamed with a who’s who of top 1970s art talent — George Pérez, Jim Starlin and John Byrne — these master storytellers pit the Avengers against the greatest threats in the Marvel Universe. From Dr. Doom to Ultron, from Attuma to the Sub-Mariner, the Avengers are put to the test in issue after action-packed issue! Ant-Man amok, the return of Wonder Man and the Avengers’ all-time classic battle with Thanos highlight this epic collection! Collecting AVENGERS (1963) #150-166 and ANNUAL #6-7, SUPER-VILLAIN TEAM-UP #9, and MARVEL TWO-IN-ONE ANNUAL #2.
448 PGS./Rated T …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8790-5

IMMORTAL IRON FIST: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL. 1 TPB
Written by ED BRUBAKER & MATT FRACTION
Penciled by DAVID AJA, TRAVEL FOREMAN, RUSS HEATH, KHARI EVANS, KANO, TONCI ZONJIC, DANIEL BRERETON, HOWARD CHAYKIN, JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC, NICK DRAGOTTA, LEWIS LAROSA, MITCH BREITWEISER & MORE
Cover by DAVID AJA
Experience a new kind of Iron Fist story, steeped in legends and fables stretching back through the centuries! Orphaned as a child and raised in the lost city of K’un Lun, Danny Rand returned to America as the mystical martial artist Iron Fist — but all his kung-fu skills can’t help him find his place in the modern world. After learning the legacy of the Iron Fist holds more secrets than he ever dreamed, Danny is invited to fight in a tournament against the Immortal Weapons. At stake is the life of his friend, the legacy of his father and mentor — and the future of K’un Lun! Collecting IMMORTAL IRON FIST #1-16 and ANNUAL #1, IMMORTAL IRON FIST: ORSON RANDALL AND THE GREEN MIST OF DEATH #1, and material from IMMORTAL IRON FIST: THE ORIGIN OF DANNY RAND #1 and CIVIL WAR: CHOOSING SIDES #1.
496 PGS./Rated T+ …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8542-0

WOLVERINE BY JASON AARON: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL. 1 TPB
Written by JASON AARON
Penciled by HOWARD CHAYKIN, RON GARNEY, ADAM KUBERT, STEPHEN SEGOVIA, PACO DIAZ LUQUE & UDON STUDIOS
Cover by OLIVIER COIPEL
He’s the best there is at what he does — and Wolverine’s not so bad, either. Now, the debut of writer Jason Aaron’s acclaimed and character-defining Wolverine run is collected in one volume! Joined by some of comics’ top artists, Aaron (PUNISHERMAX, Scalped) pits Wolverine against an array of twisted foes including super-powered kung-fu gangsters, a platoon of Adamantium-enhanced mercenaries, a broken little man with a very big gun, a nonstop barrage of Marvel’s heaviest hitters, and — in a brutal, no-holds-barred battle that may destroy them both — the treacherous, shape-changing Mystique! Guest-starring Spider-Man, the X-Men, X-Force, the Avengers and more! Collecting WOLVERINE (2003) #56, #62-65 and material from #73-74; WOLVERINE: MANIFEST DESTINY #1-4; WOLVERINE: WEAPON X #1-5; and material from WOLVERINE (1988) #175.
392 PGS./Parental Advisory …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8541-3

MINI MARVELS: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION TPB
Written by CHRIS GIARRUSSO, SEAN MCKEEVER, MARC SUMERAK, PAUL TOBIN & AUDREY LOEB
Penciled by CHRIS GIARRUSSO
Cover by CHRIS GIARRUSSO
All-ages fun, featuring the wild and crazy kid counterparts to Marvel’s greatest heroes! All of your favorite hilarious, action-packed Mini Marvels adventures collected in one complete volume! Spidey gets the paperboy blues, Wolverine embarks on a cereal quest, Hulk goes on a date, and alien Skrulls impersonate the Fantastic Four! Iceman and Firestar help Spidey deliver his newspapers while he babysits Power Pack! Thor returns, Iron Man builds armor for the Avengers, and Hawkeye squares off against Galactus! And where did Red Hulk and Blue Hulk come from, anyway? Plus: Hawkeye battles the Curse of the Crimson Crown! And who is Elephant Steve?! All this, and a complete run of Mini Marvels comic strips!
216 PGS./All Ages …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8490-4

SPIDER-MAN: BIG TIME — THE COMPLETE COLLECTION VOL. 2 TPB
Written by DAN SLOTT, TODD DEZAGO, CHRISTOS GAGE & FRED VAN LENTE
Penciled by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI, RYAN STEGMAN, TODD NAUCK, STEFANO CASELLI, HUMBERTO RAMOS & MINK OOSTERVEER
Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
Dan Slott’s Spider-Man revolution continues! Eddie Brock is back and trying to live the life of a hero as Anti-Venom. But even as Eddie and Spidey tentatively team up to take down Mr. Negative, they must figure out whether the returned Wraith is friend or foe! Then: Welcome to Spider-Island, where a million New Yorkers suddenly possess Spider-Man’s powers! Can Spidey play world-saving super hero while the Big Apple gets eaten alive from the inside out? And what secret scheme does the Jackal have up his sleeve? Plus: Even as Dr. Octopus and his Sinister Six face the Intelligencia, the Vulture returns — with a band of ruffians who plan to rob, terrorize and kill anyone who gets in their way! Collecting AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (1963) #663-676, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: INFESTED #1, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2011 (SPIDER-MAN) and SPIDER-ISLAND: DEADLY FOES #1.
448 PGS./Rated T …$34.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8540-6

NOVA CLASSIC VOL. 2 TPB
Written by MARV WOLFMAN & DAVID ANTHONY KRAFT
Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA, CARMINE INFANTINO, BOB HALL & KEITH POLLARD
Cover by RICH BUCKLER
The second stage of the Human Rocket! Launch into more high-velocity heroics with teenage everyman turned cosmic crusader Rich Rider, the original Nova! Thrill as Nova battles classic Marvel villains Sandman and the Yellow Claw — as well as the alien Monitors, the mysterious Inner Circle and the Darkforce-powered madman Blackout! All this and the debut of new hero Crime-Buster, team-ups with Nick Fury and the Thing, and a desperate decision at home when Rich’s own father is ensnared in an underworld scheme! Plus: Nova joins the Defenders alongside an awesome array of offbeat heroes like Black Goliath, Captain Ultra, Iron Fist, Jack of Hearts, Havok and Polaris! And the Fantastic Four take on Nova’s greatest foe, the Sphinx! Collecting NOVA (1976) #13-19, DEFENDERS (1972) #62-64, FANTASTIC FOUR ANNUAL #12 and MARVEL TWO-IN-ONE ANNUAL #3.
264 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8544-4

SPIDER-MAN: THE GATHERING OF FIVE TPB
Written by JOHN BYRNE, HOWARD MACKIE & TODD DEZAGO
Penciled by RAFAEL KAYANAN, NORMAN FELCHLE, JOHN ROMITA JR., JOE BENNETT & LUKE ROSS
Cover by JOHN BYRNE
Power. Immortality. Wisdom. Madness. Death. All those who partake in the mysterious Gathering of Five will gain one of these mystical gifts — but whichever one the Green Goblin gets, Spider-Man’s in for the fight of his life! What part do Madame Web, Molten Man and the Scriers play in Norman Osborn’s sinister machinations? Which of Spider-Man’s loved ones has risen from the grave, and how does her return spell doom for humanity? And after all this, will Peter Parker hang up the webs for good? The answers will shock you as a long-running era of Spidey history comes to an end! Plus: a collection of Spider-Man art from the industry’s greatest talents! Collecting AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (1963) #440-441, SPIDER-MAN (1990) #96-98, SENSATIONAL SPIDER-MAN (1996) #32-33, SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (1976) #262-263 and LEGACY OF SPIDER-MAN.
(1976) #262-263 and LEGACY OF SPIDER-MAN.
248 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8529-1

SPIDER-MAN:
MARK OF THE TARANTULA TPB
Written by ROGER STERN
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR. & BOB HALL
Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.
Fan-favorite creators Roger Stern and John Romita Jr. spin some of their most startling Spidey stories! When one of Marvel’s most terrifying tag-teams challenges the wall-crawler, it’s Spidey vs. Cobra and Mr. Hyde in a grueling grudge match of epic proportions! Then, Spider-Man investigates the sinister Brand Corporation, and finds himself caught between the wily Will O’ the Wisp and arachnid assassin the Tarantula — and one of those two villains won’t survive Brand’s machinations! Can Spidey save the day and shut down the corrupt corporation — or will he barely be able to escape with his skin intact? Plus: a soul-searching retrospective starring the stupendous Stilt-Man! And the debut of Monica Rambeau, the second Captain Marvel, in a scintillating saga guest-starring the Avengers! It’s mayhem, monsters, mutations and mysteries! Collecting AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (1963) #231-237 and ANNUAL #16.
216 PGS./Rated T …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8510-9

THANOS: INFINITY ABYSS TPB (NEW PRINTING)
Written by JIM STARLIN
Penciled by JIM STARLIN
Cover by JIM STARLIN
Spider-Man. Dr. Strange. Adam Warlock. Pip the Troll. Captain Marvel. Five classic costumed champions whose combined strength can move planets and change the course of time itself. What threat could be dire enough to bring these heroes together? Only the most feared villain in the entire cosmos: Thanos! For the vengeful Eternal seeks not only the death of his enemies — he seeks the eradication of life itself. If Thanos attains his goal, the entire universe will face complete annihilation. Following in the legendary tradition of Jim Starlin’s acclaimed Infinity trilogy, this star-spanning epic features heroic adventures on a breathtaking cosmic scale — showcasing writer/artist Jim Starlin’s wondrous imagination without boundaries or limits. Collecting INFINITY ABYSS #1-6.
176 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8512-3

AVENGERS: ABSOLUTE VISION BOOK 1 TPB
Written by JM DEMATTEIS, ROGER STERN,
JOHN BYRNE, ANN NOCENTI & BILL MANTLO
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR., AL MILGROM, JOHN BYRNE, DAN GREEN, BOB BUDIANSKY & JACKSON GUICE
Cover by AL MILGROM
The ultimate Vision story begins with catastrophe, as the android Avenger is laid low by…the Barrier! But if it doesn’t kill him, will his experience only make him stronger? And are Earth’s Mightiest prepared for the answer? The old order changeth once again as the Avengers welcome aboard Starfox and a new Captain Marvel — but does that leave any room for Spider-Man? And it’s guest stars galore as the Fantastic Four move in to the mansion, the ghost of Spider-Woman haunts the team, and Dr. Strange makes a house call seeking Scarlet Witch’s aid dealing with Dracula, lord of the vampires! Writer Roger Stern’s acclaimed Avengers run kicks into high gear! Collecting AVENGERS (1963) #231-241 and ANNUAL #11-12, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #16, FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #256, and DOCTOR STRANGE (1974) #60.
432 PGS./Rated T …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8534-5

THOR BY WALTER SIMONSON VOL. 3 TPB
Written by WALTER SIMONSON
Penciled by WALTER SIMONSON & SAL BUSCEMA
Cover by WALTER SIMONSON
Few people have ever left their mark on one character quite the way Walter Simonson has. His work on the Mighty Thor swept the Norse God of Thunder to heights never before seen and rarely achieved in his wake. Spanning epic tales of heroism and treachery, love and war, Simonson’s work is often considered the definitive Thor. From the majesty and mystery of fabled Asgard to the gritty streets of New York City, Thor was never the same. That is the mark of a true visionary. This third volume continues the collection of Simonson’s epic run — completely remastered from the original artwork and newly colored by Steve Oliffe! Collecting THOR (1966) #357-363 and BALDER THE BRAVE #1-4.
264 PGS./Rated T …$29.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8462-1

ESSENTIAL HULK VOL. 7 TPB
Written by ROGER STERN, PETER B. GILLIS, ELLIOT S! MAGGIN, STEVEN GRANT, BILL MANTLO, JOHN BYRNE & DOUG MOENCH
Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA, JIM MOONEY, CARMINE INFANTINO, JOHN BYRNE & STEVE DITKO
Cover by DAN ADKINS
When the members of the villainous Corporation set their sights on the Green Goliath, they send the manipulative Moonstone to turn the Hulk’s couch time with Doc Samson into a destructive rampage, imprison him on Alcatraz Island and manipulate ol’ Greenskin into going toe-to-toe with Machine Man! Then, on the run from Gamma Base, the Hulk finds himself used as a gamma-irradiated battery by new foe Goldbug and old nemesis Tyrannus! Plus: The Hulk is enraged to learn Gamma Base has the remains of his departed love Jarella — and no one, not even the visiting Captain Mar-Vell, will stop him from giving her a proper burial. Guest-starring Captain America, the Falcon, Quasar, the Angel, Power Man and Iron Fist, and Alpha Flight’s Sasquatch! Collecting INCREDIBLE HULK (1968) #226-248 and ANNUAL #7-9, and CAPTAIN AMERICA (1968) #230.
544 PGS./Rated T …$19.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-8511-6

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