AVENGERS ACADEMY #1 HA is on stands tomorrow, Wednesday, June 9.
The Story: A BRAND NEW ONGOING AVENGERS TITLE BEGINS HERE! Determined to keep the tradition alive, founding Avenger Hank Pym leads a core team of veteran heroes in creating a place where the next generation of Earth's Mightiest can be trained by the greatest of those who preceded them. An institution where everyone who has ever been an Avenger can share their skill, knowledge and experience. The future is in their hands...and in the hands of the six young superhumans chosen to make up the inaugural class. But who are they? And what dark secret will turn their world--and potentially the entire Marvel Universe--upside down by the end of the issue? If you think this is just another teen hero book...the last page shocker will prove you wrong!
AVENGERS I AM AN AVENGER II TradePaperback VOL 02 is on stands tomorrow, Wednesday, June 9.
The Story: A half-dozen lineups in a single volume! Reborn, New, Mighty — an Avenger by any other name is still one of Earth's Mightiest Heroes! This collection highlights not only individual inductions — Ares, Cage, Firestar, Triathlon and more — but team-wide reorganizations and revisions! Plus: The Avengers have fought plenty of the world's deadliest criminals, but what happens when the world's deadiest criminals BECOME the Avengers? Collecting AVENGERS (1996) #1, AVENGERS (1998) #1, #4 & #27, NEW AVENGERS #3 & #15, MIGHTY AVENGERS #1 & #21 and DARK AVENGERS #1.
Why is this $34.99? AVENGERS VISION & SCARLET WITCH TradePaperback A YEAR IN LIFE is on stands tomorrow, Wednesday, June 9.
The Story: In a world full of heroes, villains, and monsters, there are few stranger phenomenons than the marriage of a mutant witch to a heroic synthozoid! As this unlikely couple settles into their home in Leonia, New Jersey, they find themselves at odds with the members of their complex families, including Ultron, the Grim Reaper, Quicksilver, and Magneto! And when Wanda uses the power of a village of witches to make herself pregnant, the happy twosome becomes a happy foursome when twin sons William and Thomas are born, the future Wiccan and Speed of the Young Avengers! Plus, the dissolution of Crystal and Quicksilver’s marriage! Featuring the threats of the Lethal Legion, Salem’s Seven, Samhain, the Toad, the demons of Zor, the Enchantress, and the Grim Reaper! And guest-starring Dr. Strange, Power Man, Spider-Man, and the Avengers! Collecting VISION AND THE SCARLET WITCH (1985) #1-12 and WEST COAST AVENGERS (1985) #2.
NEW AVENGERS HardCover VOL 05 is on stands tomorrow, Wednesday, June 9.
The Story: Who can you trust? Now that the shape-shifting Skrulls’ plot to infiltrate Earth has begun, that question has a clear answer: Trust no one! Explore the dramatic turmoil of the Avengers roster as the slow-burning Skrull menace ratchets up and finally explodes in their faces. Featuring Luke Cage, Echo, Wolverine, Spider-Woman and other NEW AVENGERS favorites. Learn the shocking answers to these burning questions: has Captain America truly returned to again lead the Avengers? What were the Skrulls able to learn from the captive Illuminati? How did Spider-Woman and the Skrulls survive House of M? And whose side will the super-powered criminals of the Marvel Universe take as the Skrull invasion decimates New York City? These vivid stories of paranoia and suspense are brought to you by writer Brian Michael Bendis and a dream team of comics brightest art talents — including Michael Gaydos, David Mack, Jim Cheung and Billy Tan. Collecting NEW AVENGERS #38-47.
ULTIMATE COMICS AVENGERS 2 #3 is on stands tomorrow, Wednesday, June 9.
The Story: Nick Fury’s Avengers have assembled: Black Widow, The Punisher, a new Hulk, War Machine and Hawkeye are souped-up and ready to face Hell…literally. Evil’s emissary comes in the form of The Ghostrider, a mysterious new villain sent to collect Satan’s debts: human lives. But how do you fight the devil and his men? With big guns and even bigger cojones. Who lives, who survives? Who knows? But it’ll be one hellish ride!!
You must be proud, bold, pleasant, resolute,
And now and then stab, as occasion serves.
--Christopher Marlowe, Edward II, Act II, Scene I