Marvel In Sept 2010: Ultimate, Max & Others
[ENGLISH] Marvel tells us: Marvel Comics In September 2010, Part 3: Ultimate, Max & Others: Marvelman, Dark Tower: The Gunslinger, Stephen King’s N, Anita Blake, Sense & Sensibility, Punisher Max, Casanova, Kick Ass, Scarlet, Supreme Power…
MARVELMAN FAMILY’S FINEST #3 (of 6)Written by MICK ANGLO & VARIOUSPenciled by MICK ANGLO & VARIOUSCover by MARKO DJURDJEVICVariant Cover by MIGUEL ANGEL SEPULVEDAWith one word — KIMOTA! — newspaper copy boy Micky Moran becomes the invincible, indestructible Marvelman! In 1954, MARVELMAN #25 began the saga of one of the most storied characters ever to emerge from the British comics market. Now, thrill to the adventures of Marvelman, Young Marvelman and Kid Marvelman as they take on enemy agents, mad scientists and more in this “best of” series!40 PGS./Black & White/All Ages …$3.99
DARK TOWER: THE GUNSLINGER -THE JOURNEY BEGINS #5 (of 5)Written by PETER DAVID & ROBIN FURTHArt and Cover by SEAN PHILLIPSWell, gentle reader, we find ourselves at the end of one road that only leads on to another. But our Roland is no mere passer-by, do ya kennit? Passing through the town of Kingston in his pursuit of the Man in Black has turned into quite the ordeal—the girl Susan (an echo of his true love, named Delgado) kidnapped and taken to a Dogan of the Old People, where the secrets of the invisible Not-Men are kept. It will be a battle of the mysterious tech of long ago versus the cold hard steel of the Gunslinger. It is a fate to be decided by the hands of Gan, the hands of ka, and these hands know no mercy.32 PGS./Cardstock Cover/Parental Advisory…$3.99 ©2010 Stephen King. All rights reserved.
DARK TOWER: THE LONG ROAD HOME TPBWritten by PETER DAVID & ROBIN FURTHPenciled by JAE LEE & RICHARD ISANOVECover by JAE LEE & RICHARD ISANOVEThe gunslinger is born — into a harsh world of mystery and violence. Susan Delgado is dead. Clay Reynolds and the vestiges of the Big Coffin Hunters are in pursuit. The ka-tet fragments as evil abounds. It will be a long road home. With Roland seemingly lost inside the haunted world of Maerlyn’s Grapefruit, and the dark forces therein tugging at his soul, it will take all the courage of his ka-tet to get him out of Hambry and back home. But as the Dogan stirs, portending an evil of which Roland and his ka-tet have no ken, it may very well be that the gunslinger born walks a long road home to death. Collecting DARK TOWER: THE LONG ROAD HOME #1-5.160 PGS./Parental Advisory …$19.99ISBN: 978-0-7851-2779-6©2010 Stephen King. All rights reserved.
STEPHEN KING’S N. PREMIERE HCWritten by MARC GUGGENHEIMPenciled by ALEX MALEEVCover by ALEX MALEEVThere is something unearthly and mysterious deep in Ackerman’s Field in rural Maine. There is a Stonehenge-like arrangementof seven stones with a horrifying EYE in the center. And whatever dwells there in that strange, windswept setting may havebrought about the suicide of one man…and harbor death for the OCD afflicted « N. », whose visits to the field have passed beyondcompulsion into the realm of obsession. Based on the chilling short story from the recent Stephen King collection, JUST AFTERSUNSET, this adaptation will provide nightmares aplenty. Just keep counting the stones…keep counting…counting… CollectingSTEPHEN KING’S N. #1-4.112 PGS./Parental Advisory…$24.99
ANITA BLAKE: CIRCUS OF THE DAMNED -THE CHARMER #5 (of 5)Written by LAURELL K. HAMILTON & JESSICA RUFFNERPenciled by RON LIMCover by BRETT BOOTHIt’s the scorching conclusion to CIRCUS’ first act! Featuring the return of one of Anita’s most dangerous acquaintances, the monster hunting Edward, this blood-soaked chapter will give Hamilton fans a heart-attack! And hey! What’s that cover all about?!32 PGS./Mature Content …$3.99
SENSE & SENSIBILITY #5 (of 5)Written by NANCY BUTLERPencils & Cover by SONNY LIEW After their trip to London proves a positive disaster, the defeated Dashwood daughters forge their way home toBarton. And when a broken heart pushes fragile Marianne over the edge, it’s beyond even her sister Elinor’s means to help her. But can the shocking revelations of a surprisegentleman caller prove Marianne’s salvation? Find out in the fantastic final chapter of Jane Austen’s belovedmasterpiece!32 PGS./Rated A …$3.99
TALES OF THE DRAGON GUARD — INTO THE VEIL #1 (of 3)Written by ANGE Pencils & Cover by PHILIPPE BRIONESVariant Cover by CHRISTIAN PATYThe bloodiest battle in the history of the Order of the Dragon Guard! Tens of thousands of creatures deformed by the Veil surge through the country like a wave of death. After overtaking the empire’s troops, the monsters are only a few days from the capital. Only the Dragon Guard are strong enough to intervene and the Order cannot ignore the Emperor’s request. Will the battle of Brisken Pass battle live on in history books as the battle that saved the empire or as the biggest trap the Order of the Dragon Guard Order ever fell into?48 PGS./Mature Content…$5.99
ORSON SCOTT CARD’S ENDER IN EXILE #4 (of 5)Creative DirectorORSON SCOTT CARDWritten by Aaron JohnstonPenciled by Pop MhanCover by SEBASTIAN FIUMARAEnder’s new destiny as Speaker for the Dead begins here! The colonists have all landed on planet Shakespeare, where Ender has assumed the governorship…and already, a new colony is on it’s way. Scouring the planet for a site, Ender discovers a landscape ripped straight from his dreams…and a secret that will change the course of his life forever. Based on the direct sequel to the Hugo- and Nebula-Award winning novel Ender’s Game from science-fiction master Orson Scott Card.32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99
PUNISHER MAX: HOT RODS OF DEATH #1Written by CHARLIE HUSTONPenciled by SHAWN MARTINBROUGHCover by TIM BRADSTREET“Mad Billy” Finn pulled young Frank Castle’s butt of out the fire in the ‘Nam. So when he runs into some trouble a few decades later, in the form of a particularly unsavory biker gang, Frank’s all too happy to help out an old friend. Get ready, Maruaduer, ‘cause the Punisher is about to take you on a Highway to Hell. Get ready for the Punisher’s War Wagon!48 PGS./One-Shot/Explicit Content …$4.99
CASANOVA #3Written by MATT FRACTIONArt by GABRIEL BÁ & FÁBIO MOONCover by GABRIEL BÁLUXURIA abounds! A street magician stands on the cusp of duplicating a superhuman feat of endurance only done once inhistory — by Buddha himself. The world braces itself for a real-life miracle man…and Casanova Quinn comes to steal him. The catch? His wicked sister Zephyr is sent along on the mission with him and she comes with her own agenda. And then, on the last island on Earth untouched by modern civilization, the cornerstone of Sabine Seychelle’s criminal empire lies hidden and protected by the indigenous savages that live there. As Casanova infiltrates Coldheart Island, those so-called savages will teach him secrets that will save his life…DARE YOU READ THE FULL-COLOR COMIC BOOK THAT CHANGED EVERYTHING FOR EVERYONE FOREVER? 32 REVELATORY PAGES! NEW BONUS MATERIAL! « JOKES! » By Fraction (INVINCIBLE IRON MAN, UNCANNY X-MEN, THOR) and Bá (Daytripper, Umbrella Academy, Pixu).32 PGS./Mature Content …$3.99
SCARLET #2Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDISPenciled by ALEX MALEEVCover by ALEX MALEEVVariant Cover by DAVID MACKVariant Cover byMICHAEL AVON OEMINGFrom the Eisner award-winning team that brought you Daredevil, Halo, and the Avengers comes another startling new chapter in their first ever creatorowned series. You’ve met Scarlet and now you know who she is and what she wants… the world is acorrupt broken place and she is going to fix it. Buthow far is she willing to go? She is talking revolution right here in the United States!! But where doesone start such a thing?40 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.95
KICK-ASS 2: BALLS TO THE WALL #1 (of 6)Written by MARK MILLARPencils and Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR.The sequel to the biggest creator-owned comic of the decade–the one that spawned the number one hit movie and the worldwide phenomenon–is here! KICK-ASS is back, just as over-the-top as ever! As everybody’s favorite psychotic 11-year-old HIT GIRL trains KICK-ASS to be…well, a bad-ass, RED MIST gathers a team of super-villains to take them down! It’s super hero mayhem as only MARK MILLAR and JOHN ROMITA JR. can bring you!32 PGS./Mature Content …$3.99Order using this code: JUN100640FOC – 7/15/10, On Sale – 8/4/10
SCARLET #2Written byBRIAN MICHAEL BENDISPenciled by ALEX MALEEVCover by ALEX MALEEVVariant Cover by DAVID MACKVariant Cover byMICHAEL AVON OEMINGFrom the Eisner award-winning team that broughtyou Daredevil, Halo, and the Avengers comes anotherstartling new chapter in their first ever creatorowned series. You’ve met Scarlet and now you knowwho she is and what she wants… the world is acorrupt broken place and she is going to fix it. Buthow far is she willing to go? She is talking revolutionright here in the United States!! But where doesone start such a thing?40 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.95
KABUKI VOL. 1 HCWritten by DAVID MACKPenciled by DAVID MACKCover by DAVID MACKFinally back in hardcover after ten years! The very first KABUKI volume ever. The foundation of the KABUKI story. The origin. The very beginning of this critically acclaimed series. The HC readers are missing from their KABUKI hardcover collections. And the perfect book for brand-new Kabuki readers to begin with. The last time this volume was in hardcover was more than ten years ago, and it sold out quickly. Since then, readers have been searching for this VOL. 1 hardcover to complete their collections. This prestige hardcover delivers with a whopping 272 pages and extra features. All elegantly collected in a high-end hardcover with an embossed cover, watermarked end pages, a book mark, a dust jacket with all-new cover art and introduction by comics legend Jim Steranko.272 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99ISBN: 978-0-7851-5002-2 Trim size: oversizedKABUKI VOL. 1 HC LIMITED EDITION VARIANT (DM ONLY)272 PGS./Rated T+ …$59.99 ISBN: 978-0-7851-5003-9
RAYMOND E. FIEST’SMAGICIAN MASTER: THE GREAT ONE PREMEIRE HCWritten by RAYMOND E. FEISTAdapted by BRYAN J.L. GLASSArt by TIM SEELEY & HUGO PETRUSCover by HUGO PETRUSTHE EPIC STORY FROM ‘MASTER’ NOVELIST RAYMOND E. FEIST CONTINUES! It has been three years since the siege of Crydee. The three boys who once were the closest of friends, are now worlds apart: Pug, a slave of the Tsurani, on the verge of becoming a full-blown magician; Tomas, a warrior amongst the elves, losing his humanity to the enchanted armor he wears; and Arutha, the Prince of Crydee, struggling to keep his kingdom together against the tide of invasion. Don’t miss a moment of the legendary battle as it reaches its fever pitch. ADAPTED BY HARVEY-AWARD WINNING WRITER BRYAN J.L. GLASS WITH ART FROM BREAKOUT ARTISTS TIM SEELEY (HACK/SLASH) AND HUGO PETRUS (THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK). Collecting MAGICIAN MASTER: THE GREAT ONE #1-5.120 PGS./Parental Advisory …$24.99 ISBN: 978-0-7851-3987-4Trim size: standard
PUNISHER NOIR GN-TPBWritten by FRANK TIERIPenciled by PAUL AZACETACover by DENNIS CALEROIt is 1935 and a popular radio show tells the story of the New York City night. How the unstoppable, unyielding, merciless force of nature named the Punisher seeks to drive a stake into the heart of the city’s underworld. How this juggernaut of vigilante violence has mob boss Dutch Schultz squirming — and calling in big guns like Barracuda and Jigsaw to stop him. How the cycle of violence has not only claimed the lives of a prodigious amount of mobsters, but the souls of a small-time grocer and his impressionable young boy. But it’s not just a radio show. In New York City, in 1935, it’s also very real. And God help you if you get on the wrong side of the Punisher. Collecting PUNISHER NOIR #1-4.112 PGS./Parental Advisory …$14.99ISBN: 978-0-7851-3276-9
PRIDE & PREJUDICE GN-TPBWritten by NANCY BUTLERPenciled by HUGO PETRUSCover by SONNY LIEWTailored from the adored Jane Austen classic, Marvel Comics is proud to present an adaptation the whimsical tale of Lizzy Bennet and her loveable-if-eccentric family, as they navigate through tricky British social circles. Will Lizzy’s father manage to marry off her five daughters, despite his wife’s incessant nagging? And will Lizzy’s beautiful sister Jane marry the handsome, wealthy Mr. Bingley? Or will his brooding friend Mr. Darcy stand between their happiness? Collecting PRIDE & PREJUDICE #1-5.120 PGS./Rated T+ …$14.99ISBN: 978-0-7851-3916-4
HALO: UPRISING TPBWritten by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDISPenciled by ALEX MALEEVCover by ALEX MALEEVYou are Petty Officer Spartan-117, better known as the Master Chief. An enhanced super soldier fitted out with the most advanced array of tactical weapons imaginable and a suit of assault armor that will protect you against the most lethal of attacks. Your target is the Forerunner Dreadnought. It is a command craft miles long, miles wide, filled to the brim with hostile Covenant forces and heading for Earth to activate the world-shattering weapon known as Halo. It’s time to lock, load and save billions of people — or die trying. Brought to you by two graphic-arts visionaries, Brian Michael Bendis (NEW AVENGERS, SECRET INVASION) and Alex Maleev (DAREDEVIL, NEW AVENGERS: ILLUMINATI), the story of Halo: Uprising fills in the gap between the conclusion of Bungee’s blockbuster video game Halo 2 and the record-setting entertainment juggernaut Halo 3. Collecting HALO: UPRISING #1-4 and MARVEL SPOTLIGHT: HALO.176 PGS./17 & Up …$19.99ISBN: 978-0-7851-2839-7©2010 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.Microsoft, Halo, the Halo logo, the Microsoft Game Studios logo, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox Live, and the Xbox logos are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies. Bungie and the Bungie logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Bungie, LLC.
SUPREME POWER: POWERS & PRINCIPALITIES TPB (NEW PRINTING)Written byJ. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKIPenciled by GARY FRANKCover by GARY FRANKThe end of the world as we know it? The heroes have arrived. You’ve watched them grow. You’ve learned their secrets. And now, you’re about to see them change the world… for better or for worse! When a god-like Hyperion discovers his whole life has actually been an elaborate government-made lie, his reaction could mean the end of the Earth! Do the world’s other super-powered beings have any chance at stopping Hyperion if the truth sends him over the edge? Collecting SUPREME POWER #7-12.144 PGS./Explicit Content …$19.99 ISBN: 978-0-7851-4921-7
THE ‘NAM VOL. 2 TPBWritten by DOUG MURRAYPenciled by MIKE GOLDEN, JOHN SEVERIN & WAYNE VANSANTCover by BOB CAMPIt’s 1967, and you are there—but how long will the men of the 23rd Infantry Division be able to say the same? Marvel’s groundbreaking saga of the Vietnam War continues with flashbacks on the front, worries in the world (a.k.a. back home) and murder in the ranks. Plus: the first appearance of Mike “Ice” Phillips, one of the few soldiers who stayed with the series until nearly its end. Collecting THE ‘NAM #11-20.240 PGS./Rated T+ …$29.99 ISBN: 978-0-7851-4957-6
Marvel In Sept 2010: Ultimate, Max & Others