Category Archives: Solicitations

New Warriors-related comics for June

Marvel Comics released solicitations for comics shipping in June. The highlights: New Warriors concludes its third story arc, “Thrashed,” as the team’s leader is missing when they need him most. Nova‘s clash against Galactus and the Silver Surfer continues. Power Pack: Day One concludes the brand new origin of the youngest super-heroes! Plus, the Thunderbolts, a new Official Handbook hardcover edition, and more new collections. Read on…!

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New Warriors-related comics for May

Marvel Comics has released their listings for comics to be released in May 2008. The New Warriors #12 ends the first year and third story arc of the series with the team in peril and only Night Thrasher able to help. Nova #13 begins the 3-part story pitting the Human Rocket against the world-eater Galactus and his herald, the Silver Surfer. Power Pack: Day One #3 continues the new origin. Plus, another Thunderbolts one-shot, more recruits for Avengers: The Initiative and several reprint collections of note. Read on…!

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New Warriors-related comics for April

Marvel Comics today released their solicitations for comic books shipping in April. Of interest is New Warriors #11, where the team’s distrust of Night Thrasher grows, Nova #12 pulls Nova back into Annihilation: Conquest for the final issue of that mini-series, and the new Power Pack origin continues in Power Pack: Day One #2. Plus, Penance: Relentless is collected, updated Handbook entries in a new premiere hardcover, a What If? collection, and an old Cloak & Dagger guest appearance is reprinted in New Mutants Classics Vol. 3.

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New Warriors-related comics for March ’08

Marvel Comics has released information for comics shipping in March. Night Thrasher’s hidden plans are revealed in New Warriors #10. A new story begins in Nova #11, bringing the Human Rocket back to Annihilation: Conquest. The “Killed in Action” story concludes in Avengers: Initiative #11, and there may not be a lot of survivors. A prison break tears apart the Thunderbolts. And Power Pack: Day One #1 reveals the new origin of the youngest super-team. Plus, the Initiative and more is detailed in the Marvel Atlas #2.

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New Warriors-related comics for February ’08

Marvel solicitations for February 2008 have been released. Not as big of a month as in months past, but still plenty to check out. The next New Warriors story arc begins with Sofia on her first mission. The first Nova Annual is released. A death in the Avengers: The Initiative cast! The conclusion of Iron Man & Power Pack. Plus another Thunderbolts one-shot, Cloak in House of M: Avengers, Ultimate Firestar meets Magneto in Ultimate Spider-Man, and the beginning of a hardcover series collecting and updating Official Handbook profiles from 2004 to the present!

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New Warriors-related comics for January

Marvel Comics has released solicitations for comics shipping January 2008.

Be warned: the solicits for New Warriors volume 4 #8 all but outright state the identity of the person currently wearing the Night Thrasher armor. While a plot twist or curve ball is still possible, please read at your own risk.

With that in mind, it’s another busy month for the New Warriors. Night Thrasher vs. Midnight’s Fire, plus the return of Silhouette. Nova vs. Gamora – they’ll either make up or kill each other while lost in deep space. Penance vs. Nitro. Possibly the debut of Ultimate Firestar. Plus, the first trade paperback collection of the new New Warriors series, called either Defiant or The Next Right Thing. And more…

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New Warriors-related comics for December

Marvel Comics has released solicitations for comics shipping in December ’07. New Warriors #7, with its moody cover featuring Night Thrasher, focuses on Sofia. Nova #9 continues the new story-arc of Nova heading deep into uncharted space. In Penance: Relentless #4, the former Speedball confronts Dr. Doom. Power Pack celebrates Christmases past in the Marvel Holiday Special 2007. Slapstick makes the cover of Avenger: Initiative #8 as graduation day looms. Meanwhile, Iron Man & Power Pack and Annihilation: Conquest continue with their second issues. Plus, What If? Civil War and more.

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New Warriors-related comics for November

Marvel Comics has released their solicitations for comics scheduled for a November release. Could it be the end of the new team already? Find out in New Warriors #6! Nova has his hands full: Nova #8 begins a new story arc, Annihilation: Conquest #1 reveals the mastermind behind the Phalanx, and What If? Annihilation looks at how badly last year’s event could have gone! Iron Man and Power Pack team up for a new mini-series! Penance stares down Wolverine! And there’s plenty more exclamation points where those came from! Read on…!

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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!

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New Warriors comics in September

Marvel Comics released solicitations for comic books shipping in September 2007. It’s Penance month! Robbie Baldwin, formerly the bouncing bundle of energy known as Speedball, stars in his own 5-part mini-series, Penance: Relentless. Then, it’s a Penance spotlight in Thunderbolts #117. Plus, Penance and his teammates go up against Namor in Sub-Mariner #4. Meanwhile, Night Thrasher leads his team against Zodiac in New Warriors #4. Justice investigates a crime that could point to the New Warriors in Avengers: The Initiative #6. Nova may not survive his reunion with Gamora in Nova #6. And the Los Angeles super-hero support group is betrayed in Loners #6, the conclusion of the mini-series. Finally, the kids go up against Dr. Doom in Fantastic Four & Power Pack #3.

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New Warriors-related comics for August

Marvel Comics released solicitations for comic books shipping in August 2007. A former Warrior appears in New Warriors #3. Is it Night Thrasher or someone else from the past? Nova has competition in the Human Rocket department in Nova #5. Turbo gets the spotlight in Loners #5. Justice and his staff enlist the Bengal for a special Black Ops Unit in Avengers: The Initiative #5, a part of the World War Hulk epic. Penance continues his self-imposed sentence in Thunderbolts #116. Zero-G files a missing-persons report in Fantastic Four and Power Pack #2. Plus, Nita’s mother Namora shows up again in Spider-Man Family #4 and Incredible Hulk #109. And Dagger gets featured in a second Women of Marvel collection, reprinting old Strange Tales issues.

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New Warriors comics in July

Marvel Comics released solicitations for comics shipping in July with another full month of appearances. New Warriors #2 reveals the return of Night Thrasher! Nova #4 blasts the Human Rocket into Annihilation: Conquest! Loners #4 spotlights Lightspeed! Thunderbolts: Desperate Measaures spotlights Penance! Plus the reunion of Robbie Baldwin and Squirrel Girl in Deadpool/GLI: Summer Fun Spectacular and new Fantastic Four and Power Pack mini-series and more of The Initiative!

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New Warriors comics in June

Marvel Comics has released a preview of their June solicits. The complete listing will be released later this week. The New Warriors debut… but not the ones you remember! Nova vs. Penance! Plus more of the Thunderbolts and The Initiative!

UPDATE: The sequel to Annihilation is coming… Annihilation: Conquest!

UPDATE 2: The complete listings have been released. The Loners have a new member! Hulk and Power Pack concludes! And more!

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New Warriors comics in May

Marvel released info on comics shipping in May: Night Thrasher back from the dead?! Not quite… but he makes his debut in Marvel’s all-ages Adventures line! But wait… there’s more! Nova vs. Iron Man! The Initiative continues! More of the Pack with Hulk! More Loners! More Penance! And Firestar is back to woo Peter in Spider-Man Loves Mary Jane! Plus: A New Warriors tribute!

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New Warriors comics in April

Marvel Comics released solicitations for comics shipping in April. It’s a big month for #1’s for New Warriors fans, as Nova, the six-issue limited series of Loners and the six-issue limited series Avengers: The Initiative all debut. Meanwhile, Robbie Baldwin’s journey continues in Thunderbolts and Hulk and Power Pack gears up to its second issue. In the reprint department, Robbie’s journey as “The Accused” is represented in Civil War: Front Line Books 1 & 2, Nova’s classic Spider-Man crossover from the ’70s gets the black & white treatment (again) in Essential Spider-Man Volume 8, and Namorita’s mother Namora returns to the land of the living in the Agents of Atlas hardcover, which also includes Namora’s Golden Age first appearance from Marvel Mystery Comics #82.

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