New Warriors-related comics for October

Marvel Comics has released their solicits for comics shipping in October. The new team might suffer their first casualty in New Warriors #5. Rich isn’t quite dead yet in Nova #7. Penance goes rogue in Penance: Relentless #2, and then gets some therapy in Thunderbolts #118. Lots of spiders in Avengers: Initiative #7. It’s FF vs. PP in Fantastic Four and Power Pack #4. Read on for the full listings!


NEW WARRIORS #5
Written by KEVIN GREVIOUX
Penciled by PACO MEDINA
Cover by NIC KLEIN
The Zodiac strikes back as Sofia performs a heroic deed, and pays for it dearly! Night Thrasher’s world crumbles as one of the New Warriors dies on his watch. Is this the end of the New Warriors? And what is Tony Stark’s next plan to bring the team to the side of justice?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


NOVA #7
Written by ANDY LANNING & DAN ABNETT
Penciled by SEAN CHEN & BRIAN DENHAM
Cover by ADI GRANOV
The next phase in the NOVA series is set up in this conquest chapter! What has Gamora–now a special select agent of the Phalanx–done to Rich Rider? Has the Worldmind fallen into the hands of the tyrannical tech race? And which ANNIHILATION character returns to alter Nova’s role in ANNIHILATION: CONQUEST?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


PENANCE: RELENTLESS #2 (of 5)
Written by PAUL JENKINS
Pencils & Cover by PAUL GULACY
The most hated man in America has now become the most dangerous man in America. After going AWOL from the Thunderbolts, Robbie Baldwin hunts down the one man who can help him get what he needs as the C.S.A. and S.H.I.E.L.D. scramble to figure out exactly what the hero formerly known as Speedball is after.
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


THUNDERBOLTS #118
Written by WARREN ELLIS
Penciled by MIKE DEODATO
Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC
With his life spiraling downwards, can superhuman psychiatrist Doc Samson pull Penance away from the brink? And who on the Thunderbolts could hate the gamma-irradiated doctor more than the man he’s trying to help?
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


Justice should be in…
AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE #7
Written by Dan Slott
Pencils & Cover by Stefano Caselli
“Triple Threat”
When the Vulturians make off with some of our government’s most classified secrets, it’s up to the SCARLET SPIDERS to take them down before they can pass them off to a foreign power. By the time this adventure is over, expect to learn the identity of at least one of the men behind the Iron Spider masks!
All this, plus an appearance by a mystery Spidey villain. And Spider-Man fans take note: This issue features a VERY important Pre-ONE MORE DAY appearance by Peter Parker! A great jumping on point for one of Marvel’s hottest new titles!
32 PGS./Rated T+ …$2.99


FANTASTIC FOUR AND POWER PACK #4 (of 4)
Written by FRED VAN LENTE
Pencils & Cover by GURIHIRU
The FANTASTIC FOUR has been commanded to destroy POWER PACK … by FRANKLIN RICHARDS?!? The full horror of Dr. Doom’s master plan is revealed! The world hangs in the balance! And, worst of all, by the end of this issue, one of these heroes will be grounded! BUT WHICH ONE?!?
32 PGS./All Ages …$2.99


Speedball reprints in…
CIVIL WAR CHRONICLES #4
Written by PAUL JENKINS, J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI & MARK MILLAR
Penciled by RAMON BACHS,
STEVE LIEBER, MIKE MCKONE & STEVE MCNIVEN
Cover by MICHAEL TURNER
Experience CIVIL WAR and its major tie-ins from CIVIL WAR: FRONT LINE and FANTASTIC FOUR in chronological order! Reporters Sally Floyd and Ben Urich begin to unravel the truth behind the biggest conflagration in the Marvel Universe, while the lone survivor of the team that caused the Stamford tragedy has been found…and placed under arrest! Also, one member of the FF lies hospitalized and another member of the team is secretly helping the opposition! Collecting CIVIL WAR: FRONT LINE (Embedded/Accused) #5, FANTASTIC FOUR #538 and CIVIL WAR #3.
72 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99


SPIDER-MAN LOVES MARY JANE VOL. 4: STILL FRIENDS DIGEST
Written by SEAN MCKEEVER
Penciled by DAVID HAHN
Cover by TAKESHI MIYAZAWA
Team MJ welcomes new series artist David Hahn (ROBIN, FABLES)! In the aftermath of recent shocking revelations, what’s the story between Mary Jane and Peter? Between Peter and Gwen? Between Liz and – Oh, who CARES?! Is that FIRESTAR?! What’s the second most awesome redhead in the world got planned for Spidey this time? Well, we’re sure not gonna tell you here! Collecting SPIDER-MAN LOVES MARY JANE #16-20.
120 PGS./Rated A …$7.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-2564-8


ANNIHILATION BOOK 1 TPB
Written by KEITH GIFFEN, DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING
Penciled by MITCH BREITWEISER, SCOTT KOLINS, ARIEL OLIVETTI & KEV WALKER
Cover by GABRIELE DELL’OTTO
The Annihilation Wave has come! Annihilus, lord of the Negative Zone, has declared war! Hordes of loyal soldiers swarm from the center of the universe, and only a handful of heroes can resist destruction! As the Xandarian Nova Corps meets its doom, only Richard Rider — the man called Nova — survives. Now the sole custodian of the Worldmind, the Xandarian’s database of knowledge and experience, can he rediscover himself in time to lead the war effort against the Annihilation Wave? Drax the Destroyer returns from exile on Earth to mentor Nova – but wait until you see his dangerous new persona! Guest-starring Quasar, Ronan the Accuser, the Super-Skrull and Thanos! Collecting DRAX THE DESTROYER #1-4, ANNIHILATION PROLOGUE and ANNIHILATION: NOVA #1-4.
256 PGS./Rated T+ …$24.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-2901-1


Firestar & Justice in…
AVENGERS ASSEMBLE VOL. 5 HC
Written by KURT BUSIEK
Penciled by ALAN DAVIS, MANUEL GARCIA, KIERON DWYER, BRENT ANDERSON, IVAN REIS, PATRICK ZIRCHER & YANICK PAQUETTE
Cover by ANDY KUBERT
Kurt Busiek’s most stunning Avengers saga, collected in its entirety! Devastation, drama and death leave no Avenger untouched when Kang the Conqueror finally meets his goal of conquering the world alongside his son, the Scarlet Centurion! As Atlanteans, Deviants and Sentinels enter the fray, heroes from around the world and across the galaxy unite – but the Avengers’ best allies may be the enemies who want Earth for themselves! Secrets are shared and societies shaken in the war to win the world! Collecting AVENGERS #41-56 and AVENGERS ANNUAL 2001.
432 PGS./Rated T+ …$39.99
ISBN: 978-0-7851-2348-4
Trim size: oversized

Advertisements
Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: