Marvel Comics 02.25-03.04.09 | Who Will Rule?

wok.jpgBlack Bolt and the Inhumans go toe-to-toe with the Shi’Ar in War of Kings #1 (spinning from the pages of Secret Invasion), and we have a 7-page preview. Plus, it’s not all gumdrops and lollipops when Hawkeye and Mockingbird reunite in New Avengers: The Reunion #1 and Daken reveals his role in Dark Reign in the pages of Wolverine: Origins #33.



Who Will Rule in War of Kings #1?

Get ready for a pivotal turning point in Marvel’s cosmic history! Fan favorite writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning team up with acclaimed artist Paul Pelletier to present War of Kings #1! Black Bolt and the Inhumans attempt to restore their strength and security only to find themselves in a face-to-face confrontation with the Shi’Ar Empire led by X-Men nemesis Vulcan. All your favorite sci-fi characters are on a collision course and the war starts NOW!

 "It seems Abnett and Lanning are unbeatable when it comes to space tales," says Mike Sims of about the writing team behind War of Kings.

 "Pelletier does an excellent job of capturing the differences in features between panels AND characters, and handles the sketching of all sorts of different characters with finesse. This is a very versatile and talented artist," raves JC of about War of Kings artist Paul Pelletier.

Who will rule? Find out in War of Kings #1!

WAR OF KINGS #1 (of 6) (JAN092531)
50/50 Variant Cover by RON LIM
Variant Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 2/12, On-Sale – 3/4/2009

DARK REIGN Casts A Dark Shadow On New Avengers: The Reunion


In the aftermath of Secret Invasion, the fallen Avenger Mockingbird returned from Skrull captivity to join the New Avengers.  Finally back on Earth, Mockingbird must now face the looming threat of Dark Reign in New Avengers: Reunion #1 (of 4)!  But she won’t have to do it alone as her husband Clint Barton (a.k.a Ronin) helps Mockingbird readjust to her new life.  Join the fan favorite creative team of Jim McCann and artist David Lopez in this no-holds-barred adrenaline-fueled thrill ride!  Plus, be sure to catch the stylish 50/50 covers by Jo Chen!


Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on New Avengers and all Dark Reign related tie-ins as they continue to generate great buzz.  Will the Mr. and Mrs. Smith of Marvel be able to reclaim the love they once had for each other?  What deadly secret did Mockingbird bring back with her that could tear apart the New Avengers and the entire Marvel Universe?  Don’t miss all the fast-paced action as Ronin and Mockingbird face the terrors of Dark Reign in New Avengers: The Reunion #1[of 4]!


Written by JIM MCCANN

Penciled by DAVID LOPEZ

50/50 Covers by JO CHEN

Rated A…$3.99

FOC 2/12, On-Sale 3/4/09

The Past of Wolverine’s Son Revealed in Wolverine: Origins #33


After Daken reveals himself to the world as a member of Norman Osborn’s Dark Avengers, Nick Fury and Wolverine uncover the secret past of Wolverine’s son in Wolverine: Origins #33! After reuniting Logan with his son, writer Daniel Way and artist Doug Braithwaite dig deep into the dark corners of the Marvel Universe and how they connect to Daken. And when Nick Fury makes Wolverine an offer he can’t refuse, it sets Logan on a path of no return!


Critics and fans can’t stop raving about Wolverine: Origins:


"Wolverine: Origins #32 is thrilling and satisfying," says Steven Bari,


"One of those [comics] that makes my brain work overtime with enjoyment and fascination," says


" Daniel Way is fast becoming my favorite writer. I love how he’s able to not only get into Wolverine’s head but get the reader there as well," says


Marvel urges readers to check their orders on Wolverine: Origins #33 and all Dark Reign tie-ins, as they continue to generate buzz! Don’t miss the beginning of an all-new storyline in Wolverine: Origins #33!



Written by DANIEL WAY

Pencils & Cover by DOUG BRAITHWAITE

Parental Advisory …$2.99

FOC – 2/5, On-Sale – 2/25

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