Marvel Comics 08.27.08 | Spider Invasion

sispideyheader.jpgThe Skrulls have gotten in everyone else’s hair, now it’s the wallcrawler’s turn in Secret Invasion: The Amazing Spider-Man #1, plus Archangel takes on the Purifiers in X-Force #6, and the junior jade giant teams up with a mysterious, beautiful princess in Skaar: Son of Hulk #3 



Spider-Man’s Friends & Foes Join The Secret Invasion!

The year’s top-selling event, Secret Invasion, continues as Spider-Man’s friends & foes get drawn into war with the Skrulls! Secret Invasion: The Amazing Spider-Man, from red-hot scribe Brian Reed (Ms. Marvel, Secret Invasion: Frontline) and fan favorite artist Marco Santucci team up to show just what happens when New York is packed full  of Skrulls…and Spider-Man’s nowhere to be found. What’s happened to the wall-crawler? And more importantly, can Jackpot and the rest of Spider-Man’s friends (and foes) survive a deadly new Super Skrull?

Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on Secret Invasion: The Amazing Spider-Man and all other Secret Invasion tie-ins, as they continue to sell out quickly! The summer’s #1 comic book event has hit your friendly neighborhood-and Jackpot may be New York ‘s last hope!


Written by BRIAN REED



Rated A …$2.99

FOC-8/7/08, On-Sale-8/27/08

Archangel & X-Force Unite To Defeat The Purifiers!

Archangel has returned, the Purifiers have turned on each other…but is this enough for X-Force to defeat their sworn enemies?  X-Force #6, from the acclaimed writing due of Craig Kyle & Chris Yost and artist Clayton Crain, features the epic conclusion to Wolverine’s first mission with his new team. But will everyone survive the x-perience? With the Purifiers using Angel’s stolen wings to equip their army, the war between mutantkind and Bastion’s forces just got a lot more personal!

"I’m excited by the direction of the series and willing to accept Archangel as both the writers and artist have skillfully constructed a violent and disturbing tale worthy of his return."-

Marvel urges retailers to check their orders on X-Force #6 and all other X-titles as they continue to sell out at diamond and leave readers on the edge of their seats wanting more and more each time!

X-FORCE #6 (JUN082389)


Pencils & Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN

50/50 Bloody Variant Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN

Parental Advisory …$2.99

FOC-8/7/08, On-Sale-8/27/08


Skaar, The Son Of Hulk, Continues to Unleash His Fury!


He’s the son of the jaded giant, born on a war torn planet, and destined to smash!  Prepare for destruction and survival and get ready for more action in Skaar: Son of Hulk #3!  Join critically acclaimed writer, Greg Pak (Incredible Hulk, Incredible Hercules, World War Hulk), to see what happens when Skaar, son of Hulk, is confronted by Princess Omaka, the Hero Protector of Imperia!  With mind blowing interiors from fan-favorite artist, Ron Garney (Wolverine, Amazing Spider-Man), Skaar will have to learn how to play nice and join forces with the beautiful and deadly Princess Omaka in order to save the fleeing refugees from Axeman Bone’s ruthless barbarians!  Plus, an all-new second story penciled by legendary artist Butch Guice!


Ryan Broussard of raves, "This seems like a perfect combination of Hulk meets Conan the Barbarian… I think this book is in great hands, Pak’s, and I look forward to see where he goes with it… I think this book will have big characters and big fights."


Paul Brian McCoy of proclaims, "Skaar: Son of Hulk is an interesting beast of a comic… I just want to recommend trying it and letting it breath and grow… It’s sort of a barbarian story machine…The art works… It creates a very raw look that connects very effectively to the emotional core of the story."


Will Skaar and Princess Omaka tear each other apart before they save the fleeing refugees?  What does Axeman Bone have in store for the barbaric gamma-rayed beast? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this incredible new series!  Don’t dare miss Skaar: Son of Hulk #3!


Written by GREG PAK
Rated T+ …$2.99
FOC-8/7/08, On-Sale-08/27/08

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