The effects of Absolute Carnage are felt across the Marvel Universe! The late Thaddeus 'Thunderbolt' Ross was once the Red Hulk - and briefly bonded to the Venom symbiote! Now, Ross' corpse has been unearthed, though why and by whom remain unclear. But with Ross' gamma-infused body possibly in nefarious hands, Bruce Banner intends to find out! During its first visit to New York City, the same symbiote briefly bonded to a human host that wasn't Peter Parker or Eddie Brock! Now, years later, this mystery man will meet his destiny…at the hands of Carnage! And former Ghost Rider Alejandra Jones is next on the lethal killer's hit list! Danny Ketch must ride again, but can he keep her out of Carnage's clutches? Collecting ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: IMMORTAL HULK, ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: SYMBIOTE SPIDER-MAN and ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: SYMBIOTE OF VENGEANCE. Rated T+
The cult of Carnage comes to New York City! When he was last seen, John Jameson was being recovered from the site of a massacre in Doverton, Colorado, by Misty Knight. Since then, they've both been MIA. So how, then, did they become the only two people poised to prevent chaos as a deadly foe of Spider-Man's is resurrected in the basement of the Ravencroft Institute for the Criminally Insane? Can the team of Iron Fist, Morbius and Cloak & Dagger help them defeat the back-from-the-dead Demogoblin?! Plus: Years ago, Cletus Kasady used the Carnage symbiote to take over Doverton - as well as the team of Avengers who arrived to stop him! Now Captain America, Hawkeye, Wolverine and the Thing must assemble once more when they discover the town's fate! Collecting ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: LETHAL PROTECTORS #1-3 and ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: AVENGERS #1. Rated T+
Is Miles Morales a marked man? It's business as usual as Miles squares off against Mac Gargan, A.K.A. the Scorpion! But when Carnage's bloodthirsty acolytes swarm New York, Miles learns the hard way that Scorpion has a history with Venom and the other symbiotes of the Marvel Universe! And Miles himself may have a future with them, if Carnage and his dark doppelgangers get their way! If Miles can't fight this, he'd better hope someone shows up who can beat a dark, symbiote-powered Spider-Man! Plus: Carnage is on a rampage that will connect him to Knull the symbiote god and only Weapon H can stop him! Collecting ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: MILES MORALES #1-3 and ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: WEAPON PLUS #1. Rated T+
The return of a classic symbiote…and it'll be a Scream! Years ago, Patricia Robertson was unwillingly bonded to the clone of Venom that eventually became Mania - and she's been living in fear of symbiotes ever since. But she's also been living with a secret - and with the coming of Carnage, she must take a stand. Patricia will have no choice but to confront her demons head-on - by harnessing the power of Scream! She may think she knows symbiotes, but nothing can prepare her for Knull! Plus: Since the conclusion of DEADPOOL VS. CARNAGE, four of the five Life Foundation symbiotes - Riot, Phage, Agony and Lasher - have been bonded to a stray dog wandering the Midwest. But as Carnage descends on New York, the siren song of Knull is calling! Collecting ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: SCREAM #1-3 and ABSOLUTE CARNAGE: SEPARATION ANXIETY. Rated T+
Marvel's heroes face villains they've never fought before! The Punisher takes on an alien Brood Queen! Eddie Brock and Venom are targeted by monster hunter Lady Hellbender! Ms. Marvel battles the Super-Skrull, who has all the Fantastic Four's powers on his side! No job is too small for Deadpool, but fixing one boy's bad dreams will become a Nightmare! The lethal assassin Bullseye plots the ultimate case of character defamation for She-Hulk! Plus: Ghost Spider vs. the murderous Arcade! Moon Knight vs. Kang the Conqueror! And Wolverine vs. the sorceress Morgan Le Fay! Collecting DEADPOOL ANNUAL (2019) #1, GHOST-SPIDER ANNUAL #1, MOON KNIGHT ANNUAL (2019) #1, MS. MARVEL ANNUAL (2019) #1, PUNISHER ANNUAL (2019) #1, SHE-HULK ANNUAL #1, VENOM ANNUAL (2019) #1 and WOLVERINE ANNUAL (2019) #1. Rated T+
(W) Dwayne McDuffie, More (A) Dwayne Turner, More (CA) John Byrne
An alliance of evil threatens the Avengers! Doctor Doom, the Red Skull, Kingpin, Magneto and more have banded together to pit Earth's Mightiest Heroes against totally unfamiliar foes! The Avengers take on Freedom Force, the Mole Man, the Wrecker, the Juggernaut, Controller, Absorbing Man and more - and suffer a devastating loss! Plus: Cloak and Dagger lend a hand, the New Warriors make their debut - and Magneto pursues a secret agenda all his own! But who is secretly pulling the vengeful cabal's strings? Can the Avengers take down the true mastermind before his hidden scheme succeeds? Collecting AVENGERS SPOTLIGHT #26-28, AVENGERS (1963) #311-313, QUASAR #5-7, IRON MAN (1968) #251-252, AVENGERS WEST COAST #53-55, MUTANT MISADVENTURES OF CLOAK AND DAGGER #9 and material from CAPTAIN AMERICA (1968) #365-367, THOR (1966) #411-413, AVENGERS ANNUAL #19 and AVENGERS SPOTLIGHT #29.
Loki's schemes play out as an array of heroes face unfamiliar enemies! The Fantastic Four take on an army of foes during a congressional hearing! The gray Hulk battles the Grey Gargoyle! The Punisher takes aim at Bushwhacker and Doctor Doom - then joins Moon Knight to face Flag-Smasher and Ultimatum! Daredevil fights outside his weight class against Ultron while Power Pack grapples with Typhoid Mary! And Hobgoblin, the Enchantress and Arkon spell trouble for Doctor Strange! Luckily, Damage Control is around to pick up the pieces! Collecting FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #334-336, INCREDIBLE HULK (1968) #363, PUNISHER (1987) #28-29, PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL (1988) #12-13, MARC SPECTOR: MOON KNIGHT #8-10, DAREDEVIL (1964) #275-276, POWER PACK (1984) #53, DAMAGE CONTROL (1989B) #1-4 and material from DOCTOR STRANGE, SORCERER SUPREME #11-13. Rated T+
(W) Stan Lee, More (A) Jack Kirby, More (CA) Jack Kirby
Adventure into Fear with Man-Thing, Morbius and monsters in the Mighty Marvel Manner! The classic 1970s horror series is collected in full - including every last reprint, backup tale and hair-raising adventure of its iconic series stars! First, thrill to a scintillating selection of terrifying Atlas Era and Silver Age stories by such legends as Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko! Then, the shambling muck-monster Man-Thing oozes into the spotlight - and those who know fear will burn at his touch! That includes demon cults, sorcerers and Thog the Nether-Spawn - but what about the sky being named Wundarr? Next, Morbius the Living Vampire claims the title role - and faces threats including the Cat People, the Caretakers of Arcturus and the deadly Daemond! But will Morbius be staked by Blade the Vampire Slayer? Prepare to know fear in its full form! Collecting FEAR #1-31. Rated T
Spider-Man takes on his classic rogues' gallery in exciting adventures from the 1990s! Spidey must avoid the many arms of Doctor Octopus - but will he fall victim to Electro, Mysterio, the Scorpion and the Vulture? There's panic at the planetarium and a great train robbery to solve, but that's nothing compared to the horror of the Hobgoblin! Spidey and his old pal the Human Torch fly in the face of Doom, the X-Men pitch in when Magneto strikes, and Daredevil lends a hand against their mutual enemy the Kingpin! And don't forget deadly encounters with Venom and Carnage! It's fun for the whole family in these never-before-reprinted, animated-style adventures magazine, featuring a parade of guest stars from Captain America to the Hulk! Collecting material from SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE #1-19 and SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE SPECIAL #1-2. All Ages
(W) Nel Yomtov & Various (A) Alex Saviuk & Various (CA) John RomitaSr
Action-packed adventures of the amazing arachnid, told in awesome animated style! Tune in as Spider-Man takes on some of his most fearsome foes - with a few surprises along the way! Aerial combat is in store as Spidey faces the Vulture's rage - but can he stand in the way of the rampaging Rhino's revenge? Then, the wall-crawler finds himself squarely in the Punisher's sights! And when Hammerhead strikes, he strikes hard! But when Spider-Man ends up on the wrong end of clobberin' time in an encounter with the Fantastic Four, who's the one pulling the strings? Plus: Web-Head joins the X-Men's Beast and Gambit in battle with Mister Sinister to save the life of a young mutant! Collecting ADVENTURES OF SPIDER-MAN #1-6 and ADVENTURES OF THE X-MEN #3. All Ages
Awesome animated-style adventures of the amazing arachnid, in battle with some of his greatest foes! In this second serving of Spidey slugfests, Spider-Man gets a hero's welcome in Crimetown, USA, when the ruthless Enforcers attack - at the command of the Kingpin! But not content with manipulating events from afar, it won't be long before Wilson Fisk himself arrives to get his hands dirty! Then, Spidey is plunged into a Wild West nightmare thanks to the mind-bending machinations of Mysterio! Will the Beetle be the one to catch the Spider? Or will that honor fall to two of the wallcrawler'swall-crawler's deadliest archenemies? It's seriously bad news when Doctor Octopus unites with Venom! How will Spidey get out of this one? Tune in and find out! Collecting ADVENTURES OF SPIDER-MAN #7-12. All Ages
(W) Ralph Macchio (A) Andy Kuhn & Various (CA) Yancy Labat
The most iconic X-Men of all, in more animated-style adventures! Jubilee faces a rite of passage courtesy of the savage Sabretooth! Then, Gambit finds himself in the middle of a war between the Thieves Guild and the Assassins - but what will become of the ragin' Cajun's brother? Cyclops, Jean Grey and Storm join the action as the X-Men are vexed by the Vanisher - as well as by Sentinels, Spiral and the Hellfire Club! But will our merry mutants become media darlings in the maddening Mojoverse? Then, things take a turn toward darkness and despair as the team steps into the shadow of…the Man-Thing! With the Shi'ar Empire, the Watcher, the Living Tribunal and more universal forces drawn into the fray, brace yourself for a big finish on a cosmic scale! Collecting ADVENTURES OF THE X-MEN #7-12. All Ages
(W) Kelly Corvese, More (A) Don Heck, More
The X-Men were the breakout stars of the 1990s - and, not content with their own titles, they also stole the show with highly animated all-ages adventures in the pages of SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE! Now these rarely seen tales are collected for the very first time! Join the X-Men's most iconic lineup - Cyclops, Wolverine, Storm, Jean Grey, Rogue, Gambit, Beast, Jubilee and Professor X - as they confront awesome enemies, including Magneto, Juggernaut, Mystique, Sabretooth, Mojo, the Morlocks and the Sentinels! Plus: A titanic two-part team-up with Spider-Man himself! But why is Cyclops battling Gambit? And can Jubilee survive when she stows away on a Savage Land safari? Plus: Bonus backups featuring Iron Man and the Fantastic Four! Collecting material from SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE #1-13 and SPIDER-MAN MAGAZINE SPECIAL #1-2.
(W) Ralph Macchio, Nel Yomtov (A) Ben Herrera & Various
Animated-style adventures from one of the X-Men's greatest eras! Wolverine takes on the savage Hulk - but whose side are Havok and X-Factor on? And what does the gamma-powered Leader have to do with it all? Meanwhile, Beast and Gambit face the evil machinations of Mister Sinister - with a little help from Spider-Man! Things take an occult turn for Cyclops, courtesy of the demonic N'Garai and the Dweller-in-Darkness! And when Magneto and his Brotherhood commit an act of war, the X-Men must respond - but as the situation explodes out of control, it just might bring about the Apocalypse…with a capital 'A'! Who will be left standing in the ultimate survival-of-the-fittest battle? Collecting ADVENTURES OF THE X-MEN #1-6 and ADVENTURES OF SPIDER-MAN #3. All Ages
The further adventures of two of the New Agents of Atlas! Elemental forces of nature clash when Shanghai sensation Aero meets Filipina super heroine Wave! On the outs from Triumph Division, Wave must regain her team's trust - and Aero owes her a favor. The two heroes team up to investigate AlonTech, the shadowy company that gave Wave her powers. But who is the Sea Hunter, and what is her connection to a strange undersea race? Then, Sword Master's search for his father brings him to America - and into the crosshairs of Shang-Chi, Master of Kung Fu! Lin Lie's magic sword makes a tempting target - but when Ares, Greek god of war, claims the weapon for himself, can the heroes wrest the sword back to its rightful owner? Or will they have to cut a deal with Ares - and face the gods of Madripoor? Collecting material from AERO #1-6 and SWORD MASTER #1-6.
(W) Zhou Liefen, Greg Pak (A/CA) Keng
Take flight with one of the New Agents of Atlas! It's the English-language debut of the first appearance of Aero, the soaring super hero from China! When she's not fighting monsters with her wind powers, Aero is Shanghai-based architect Lei Ling, who sometimes just wants to have dinner with her boyfriend in peace. But when that boyfriend springs a surprise, Ling discovers that civilian life might be every bit as perilous as her costumed career! Aero confronts the mysterious Madame Huang, faces the horror of Keystone and unlocks the first mystery of the Jade Monolith - but who is controlling the Crystal Warriors…and why? And just what is Lei's boyfriend's problem with Aero, anyway? Collecting material from AERO #1-6.
(W) Zhou Liefen, Amy Chu (A/CA) Keng
Aero finally faces the menacing and mysterious Madame Huang! But who is she - and will her experience and power stop Aero in her tracks? Huang's deadly plans threaten not only Shanghai but the whole world! Now, Lei Ling must try to unravel the mystery of the crystal towers and the monstrous creatures infiltrating Shanghai - but saving the city from certain doom may come at the cost of her secret identity! Plus: Aero meets one of the Marvel Universe's best and brightest when Iron Man makes a surprise visit! Collecting AERO #7-12. Rated T+
(W) Tini Howard (A) Kate Niemczyk (CA) Sana Takeda
The spitfire who would be queen! Bêlit - the name alone conjures fear up and down the coasts of the Hyborian Age. And the sight of her ship, the Tigress, is an omen of despair for any town in the pirate queen's path! The Age of Conan begins with one of the barbarian's most formidable compatriots in a new story revealing how she became the undisputed Queen of the Black Coast! Teenage Bêlit is obsessed with the sea - as well as the monsters and treasures she thinks are summoning her there! But when she stows away on the dread Admiral Atrahasis' ship, it leads her into a deadly adventure even she could not predict! Will Bêlit's impetuous nature lead the crew to victory - or sink her ambitions before they've begun? Collecting AGE OF CONAN: BÊLIT, QUEEN OF THE BLACK COAST #1-5.
(W) Meredith Finch (A) Aneke (CA) Jay Anacleto
She seeks truth - and revenge! Journey into the Hyborian Age with the hero from the classic Conan tale 'Red Nails' in a story set before that fan-favorite tale! Before Robert E. Howard's Valeria became a pirate and mercenary - before she crossed paths with Conan and the Red Brotherhood - Valeria was a young woman from Aquilonia seeking justice for a crime gone unpunished. But as she makes her way in the cruel Hyborian world, proving herself against those who doubt her abilities, she will find more than she bargained for in her thirst for vengeance! Valeria's deadly fighting skills will be put to the test, and her trust will be shaken, as she hunts her brother's killer - and comes into her own as a force to be reckoned with! Collecting AGE OF CONAN: VALERIA #1-5.
(W) James Robinson, Brian Michael Bendis (A) Steve Pugh, Bryan Hitch (CA) Carlos Pacheco
There's a place so dangerous that it's walled off from the rest of Battleworld. A place where wild zombies feast on those who've been banished for crimes against the state - where cold, mechanical Ultrons destroy anything human. But as war rages between Ultron's robotic horde and the zombie masses, a small pocket of humanity must defend itself from both sides. Can Salvation - an oasis run by Jim Hammond, the Vision and Wonder Man - protect what little humanity resides in the 'Dead Zone'? And how will the Hank Pym of 1872 react when banished to this hellish landscape? Ultron is on the verge of a breakthrough that will shake the foundations of Battleworld - but whoever wins, we lose?unless Hank Pym can deliver us from evil! Collecting AGE OF ULTRON VS. MARVEL ZOMBIES #1-4 and AGE OF ULTRON #1. Rated T+
(W) Seanan McGuire (A) Juan Frigeri (CA) Shane Davis
Kurt Wagner is the star of the Age of X-Man! From the Munich circus to Hollywood Boulevard, everyone loves Nightcrawler - the world's biggest celebrity/super hero! And juggling Kurt's responsibilities as one of the X-Men and his slate of summer blockbusters would be impossible without the best support staff in the business: stunt coordinator Magma! Personal trainer Kylun! Leading lady Meggan! And then there's Mystique… But something is rotten in Tinseltown, and tabloid terror is in store when it's discovered that our leading man has a secret! Can Nightcrawler's squeaky-clean public image survive an explosive affair? Or will it be the final curtain for Kurt as the Age of X-Man crumbles around him?! Collecting AGE OF X-MAN: THE AMAZING NIGHTCRAWLER #1-5.
(W) Tim Seeley (A) Salva Espin (CA) Gerardo Sandoval
Apocalypse fights for change in the Age of X-Man! Nate Grey has created a utopia for mutants - one where nobody knows love. Thankfully, a hero has risen up to lead a rebellion against X-Man's oppressive way of life - and teach the ways of family and romance. And he goes by the name En Sabah Nur! Join Apocalypse and his revolutionary X-Tracts as they strive to teach the world to love again! Their newest mission takes them to the wilds of the former Soviet Union, where a creature lurks that locals call the 'Tongue of Czernobog.' But why do Apocalypse and the X-Tracts want to find him? Can they get to him before the enforcers from Department X do? And what is Apocalypse's true place in X-Man's world? Collecting AGE OF X-MAN: APOCALYPSE & THE X-TRACTS #1-5.
(W) Vita Ayala (A) German Peralta (CA) Patrick Zircher
The Danger Room holds the worst of the worst in the Age of X-Man! When you break the law in paradise, you aren't sent to just any prison. You're sent to the Danger Room - a penitentiary filled with the roughest and meanest mutants who don't fit into X-Man's utopia. They each have a reason for being there, and they're all primed and ready to kill each other. But that's about to change, because the Danger Room's newest prisoner has just arrived: Lucas Bishop! As Bishop navigates the various mutant gangs to find the truth beyond the walls of the prison, can he trust the other inmates - including Magneto's daughter, Polaris? Or will Bishop have to break out on his own? One way or another, these walls are coming down! Collecting AGE OF X-MAN: PRISONER X #1-5.
(W) Ed Brisson (A) Marcus To (CA) Chris Bachalo
Glob Herman, Armor, Anole and Rockslide enter the Age of X-Man! In a utopian paradise, the Summers Institute for Higher Learning is the premier school for the mutant community across the globe. Attendance is mandatory for all mutant children as they learn to become the next generation of marvelous X-Men. But even in a perfect society of peace and harmony, teenagers will always find a way to rebel, and the Summers Institute's newest students are starting to question their memories. When the curtain is pulled back, can Glob keep the team together long enough to unlock the secrets of their world? As the Age of X-Man starts coming apart at the seams, the students must confront the truth behind their reality! But what will they sacrifice for freedom? Collecting AGE OF X-MAN: NEXTGEN #1-5.
(W) Leah Williams (A) Georges Jeanty (CA) Rahzzah
The X-Tremists keep the peace in the Age of X-Man! A perfect world doesn't just…happen. It needs to be cultivated. That's where the X-Tremists come in. Psylocke, Iceman, Northstar, Blob, Jubilee and Moneta protect people from threats they won't ever even know existed, including the most insidious threat of all: love! But even as Department X continues its work of purging and revising the ill-fitting elements of society, an encounter with a pregnant rebel begins eating away at the team from within! Worse still, can two members of the squad resist falling prey to the very thing they're fighting to prevent? Some X-Tremists want to know love. Some X-Tremists want to know freedom. But some X-Tremists just want to watch the world burn. Collecting AGE OF X-MAN: X-TREMISTS #1-5.
Continuing the 1950s-style adventures of the Agents of Atlas! Disturbing visions lead the team to the darkest depths of the Atlantic Ocean, where waits the Sub-Mariner! Then, Jimmy Woo and M-11 find themselves caught in the talons of the most terrible power in China…the deadly Jade Claw! And the Atomic Age heroes confront today's mightiest heroes, the X-Men and the Avengers, in two time-twisting tales! But when Aphrodite targets Venus, can the Agents rescue their teammate - and handle the truth about her past? Plus, Norman Osborn sends his killer crew of Thunderbolts to bring down the Agents of Atlas - hard! Collecting AGENTS OF ATLAS (2009) #6-11, X-MEN VS. AGENTS OF ATLAS #1-2, AVENGERS VS. ATLAS #1-4, THUNDERBOLTS (1997) #139-140 and material from ASSAULT ON NEW OLYMPUS PROLOGUE, INCREDIBLE HERCULES #138-141 and HERCULES: FALL OF AN AVENGER #1-2. Rated T+
(W) Greg Pak, Jeff Parker (A) Nico Leon, Carlo Pagulayan (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Asia's greatest heroes unite! By popular demand, the New Agents of Atlas return as Amadeus Cho, Silk, Shang-Chi, Wave, Jimmy Woo and all your favorites defend the cross-Asian portal city of Pan against the science/magic threat of one of Marvel's classic villains! It's timeless action as heroes from multiple lands clash with one another, battle horrific monsters side by side - and hopefully save the world along the way! But who is Isaac Ikeda, the Protector of Pan? And what does Mike Nguyen and the Big Nguyen company have planned for Pan? The newest Giant-Man, Raz Malhotra, joins the fun as the team goes big on action - and romance! But who's kissing whom? Plus: The original Agents of Atlas - Namora, M-11, Venus, Gorilla-Man, 3-D Man and Marvel Boy - reunite for a top-secret mission! Collecting AGENTS OF ATLAS (2019) #1-5.
(W) Marc Guggenheim (A) Various (CA) Mike Norton
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. are torn apart by CIVIL WAR II! And when Earth's Mightiest Heroes are split in two, Phil Coulson chooses a side - his own! But as Phil's Third Faction takes shape, he'll face an epic showdown with his former teammates. Will it be Phil Coulson, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. no more? As the squad faces a leadership crisis, what role will the deadly assassin Elektra play? Is there any way back for Phil? Will all your favorite agents get out of this alive? Are they ready for the new Deathlok? And as CIVIL WAR II escalates, who will be?the Accused? The answers are classified, right up until you buy the book! Collecting AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. #7-10 and THE ACCUSED #1. Rated T+
(W) Mark Verheiden & Various (A) Kelley Jones & Various (CA) Mark A. Nelson
As Marvel prepares for a xenomorph invasion, rediscover the comic book legacy of ALIENS! Familiar faces star in tales that expand on the movie mythos! As Hicks and Newt undertake a dangerous mission to destroy the creatures' homeworld, a deadly outbreak leaves Earth overrun with aliens! Billionaire Daniel Grant sets his sights on an alien queen, and scientist Stanislaw Mayakovsky must retrieve the galaxy's most precious substance: alien royal jelly! But can even Earth's finest fighting force, the Colonial Marines, hold off the most frightening and relentless creatures in all of film? Collecting ALIENS (1988) #1-6; ALIENS (1989) #1-4; ALIENS, EARTH WAR #1-4; ALIENS, GENOCIDE #1-4; ALIENS, HIVE #1-4; ALIENS, TRIBES #1; ALIENS, NEWT'S TALE #1-2; ALIEN 3 #1-3 and ALIENS: COLONIAL MARINES #1-12 - plus material from DARK HORSE INSIDER (1989) #14-27 and DARK HORSE PRESENTS (1986) #24, #42-43, #56 and FIFTH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL. Parental Advisory
(W) Mark Waid (A) Adam Kubert & Various (CA) Mahmud A. Asrar
The Avengers are dead - long live the Avengers! When a threat from beyond the stars targets our world, fate draws Captain America, Thor, Vision and Iron Man together again - alongside a group of young adventurers who will reinvigorate Earth's Mightiest Heroes like never before! Welcome to the big leagues, Nova, Ms. Marvel and Miles Morales, a.k.a Spider-Man! But who is the familiar villain pulling the reassembled Avengers' strings? And can the new lineup last long enough to be more than a footnote in the team's great history? Maybe not, when the events of STANDOFF make them forget their true identities! Then, feel the sting of the All-Different Wasp! Is she friend or foe? Collecting ALL-NEW, ALL-DIFFERENT AVENGERS #1-12; and material from AVENGERS (2015) #0, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2015 (AVENGERS) #1 and FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2016 (CIVIL WAR II) #1. Rated T+
Featuring screen-capture images from MARVEL'S AVENGERS ASSEMBLE SEASON TWO-Explosive action featuring your favorite heroes, based on the hit animated series now airing on Disney XD! Hulk and Hawkeye are trapped in a televised death match by the malevolent Mojo! Can they survive killer robot Torgo's onslaught long enough to escape? Tony Stark begins aging backwards when the Time Stone affects his Arc Reactor! Can Iron Man stop time's reverse flow - while facing dinosaurs and other temporal terrors? Tired of with his son's dealing with mortals, Odin orders Thor back to Asgard. Thor must prove to his father that he does good on Earth - or return home forever! M.O.D.O.K. uses an Infinity Gem to cause the Avengers to swap minds. Earth's Mightiest Heroes must scramble in their new bodies to liberate S.H.I.E.L.D.! Collecting MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ASSEMBLE SEASON TWO #5-8. All Ages
(W) James Asmus (A) Andre Araujo, Stefano Casselli (CA) Jamal Campbell
Crystal and her All-New Crew head to China to uncover the truth about the mysterious monoliths known as the Skyspears. But one of them will turn Crys from the group's fearless leader into their most fearsome foe! Will even a helping hand from the Amazing Spider-Man be enough to stop a woman who can control the four elements? Where the Spider crawls, a Kraven is never far behind - and Ana Kravinoff more than lives up to her family name! She'll take the team on a hunt to the wilds of Africa in search of a hidden Inhuman tribe. But who are they? What is their connection to Flint? And what crime could put Gorgon on trial? A sibling rivalry is in the cards, and sparks will fly as the answers are revealed! Collecting ALL-NEW INHUMANS #5-11. Rated T+
(W) Tom Taylor (A) Marcio Takara, Ig Guara (CA) Bengal
Laura Kinney's greatest battle so far has been fought, and won - but at what cost? As she and Gabby attempt to move on with their lives, her predecessor's legacy continues to cast a long shadow. Laura is the Wolverine, but is she ready to meet this reality's new arrival, Old Man Logan? He's stepped out of a dystopian future into our world - and he's about to bring a lot of carnage Laura's way. But when a new CIVIL WAR divides the Marvel Universe, will these past and present Wolverines stand together? Or will they shred each other apart? And when the superhuman conflict puts those dearest to her in harm's way, can Laura remain the hero she's fought so hard to become - or will she finally succumb to her dark destiny? Collecting ALL-NEW WOLVERINE #7-12. Parental Advisory
(W) Tom Taylor (A) Leonard Kirk (CA) Adam Kubert
From the stars comes death! An alien ship. A dying passenger. And two words that will forever change Wolverine's life. It's a nonstop race against a deadly transformative disease as Laura faces a battle in a quarantined city against a mysterious villain. But when the sickness starts to spread, to what lengths will she go to help those in danger? Wolverine turns to former allies and new friends to help save the day - but her search for answers will propel her into battle against the Brood! Will Wolverine's quest end with her being overwhelmed by hundreds of parasitic aliens? Or can the Guardians of the Galaxy turn the tide? Join Wolverine on her most amazing adventure yet! Collecting ALL-NEW WOLVERINE #19-24. Rated T+
The past, present and future all spell trouble for Wolverine! First, Gabby makes a shocking discovery about earlier events and turns to the only person she can trust: Deadpool?! But will Wade Wilson help Gabby on her mission of vengeance, or will he only make matters worse? Then, the Orphans of X return - but why? And can Wolverine survive another run-in with her deadliest enemies? Finally, what will tomorrow bring for?Old Woman Laura? Years from now, Laura is living in a utopia where super heroes have ushered in worldwide peace. She is Wolverine no more - instead serving as Madripoor's benevolent queen! So what simmering evil could force her out of retirement and back in the blue-and-yellow for one final battle? Collecting ALL-NEW WOLVERINE #31-35. Rated T+
The future Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, last seen in 'Battle of the Atom,' is back - and they're still gunning for yesterday's X-Men! But even as the Brotherhood takes its next devastating step against the time-tossed teens, the mysteries surrounding Jean Grey begin to unfold! Jean came back from her Shi'ar trial?different. What does this mean for her future, for the past of the woman she's supposed to become and for the rest of the X-Men? Past, present and future collide when the Future Brotherhood exacts its final judgment on the All-New X-Men! And it's mutant magic as only Mighty Marvel could do it as artist Stuart Immonen is joined by a practical hall of fame lineup of comic-book artists! Collecting ALL-NEW X-MEN #25-29.
Yesterday's X-Men continue to adjust to a present day that's simultaneously more awe-inspiring and more disturbing than any future the young heroes had ever imagined for themselves. And the situation gets even more dangerous when the villainous duo Mystique and Sabretooth target the young time-travelers - starting with Cyclops! Plus: How will Earth's Mightiest Heroes react to the time-swept X-Men? Find out when the Avengers visit the Jean Grey School! But they're not the only ones to do so, as the outlaw Uncanny X-Men drop by for a recruiting session. Who will join the adult Cyclops and his revolutionary crew? The answer will shock you! Acclaimed writer Brian Michael Bendis further defines the future - and the past - of the X-Men! Collecting ALL-NEW X-MEN #6-10.
(W) Dennis Hopeless (A/CA) Mark Bagley
One is a time-displaced, cosmically powered mutant. The other is a homicidal clone struggling to fulfill her dead mentor's legacy. But who says two crazy kids like Angel and Wolverine can't make their relationship work? Meanwhile, another romance will put one member at odds with the rest of the team! The X-Men spend so much time worrying about hate and fear-but love sure hurts, too! So does the Terrigen Mist - so much so that it spells doom for their entire species! But can the same be said for Genesis? Will he continue to fight his destiny as the maniacal villain Apocalypse - or surrender to it? Plus: A wheelchair-bound Cyclops plays out his own version of Rear Window with a suspicious-looking Beast, and the Goblin Queen's return forces the team members to confront their demons - literally! Collecting ALL-NEW X-MEN (2015) #12-16. Rated T+
(W) Tom Taylor (A) David Lopez & Various
You know her as X-23, and she's Laura to her few friends. But when her mentor Logan falls, she will honor his legacy and become the all-new Wolverine! Now, thrill to superstar writer Tom Taylor's complete adventures of Laura Kinney, the best there is at what she does! Laura was created to be a weapon, but she's finally escaped that dark past. However, uncovering a devastating secret from her origins will change her life! She's about to take on a prot?g?e of her own - but who is the girl called Gabby, and what's her connection to Laura? As Wolverine sets down roots, she makes new friends including Doctor Strange, the Guardians of the Galaxy?and Deadpool? But who are the Orphans of X, and why have they marked her for death? Collecting ALL-NEW WOLVERINE #1-35 and ANNUAL #1 and GENERATIONS: WOLVERINE & ALL-NEW WOLVERINE. Parental Advisory
The greatest generation of Marvel heroes is back - to stop one of their own! Namor the Sub-Mariner, monarch of Atlantis, has once again declared war on the surface world - and this time he means to win at any cost! But he won't find allies in Captain America, the Human Torch and the Winter Soldier. All three fought by Namor's side in World War II as the Invaders, but now they stand as enemies! Namor's deadly plans are as far-reaching as the ocean, and it's up to the Invaders to stop him - but what chance do they have against a former ally who knows all their wartime strategies and fighting tactics? Namor's secret history is revealed, the Torch is transformed - and the world is forever changed. But can Namor possibly be redeemed? Collecting NAMOR: THE BEST DEFENSE and INVADERS (2019) #1-12. Rated T+