LETTER 44 #9
Written by Charles Soule
Drawn by Alberto Jiménez Alburquerque
Colored by Dan Jackson
Lettered by Crank!
Isobel Blades, First Lady, pays a visit to Congressman Chris Higgins, a former love interest rumored to be plotting Stephen’s impeachment. In the asteroid belt, the purpose of the Chandelier becomes clear, as it powers up for the first time. Earth’s solar system will never be the same.
BOB’S BURGERS #1
Rachel Hastings, Mike Olsen, Justin Hook, Jeff Drake (w)
Frank Forte, Brad Rader, Bernard Derriman, Tony Gennaro, Liza Epps, Tyler Garrison, Kimball Shirley, Anthony Aguinaldo, Hector Reynoso (a)
Devin Roth (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+ •
A new series from the hit TV show “Bob’s Burgers,” created by Loren Bouchard! All right! The very first Bob’s Burgers comic book, a new series from the creator of the hit TV show, created by Loren Bouchard! Now you can read about the Belcher family (parents Bob and Linda, and their children Tina, Gene and Louise) in brand-new in-canon stories created by the TV show’s producers, writers and animators creating all original stories appearing exclusively in this comics series. Each comic includes hilarious installments of: “Louise’s Unsolved Mysteries,” “Tina’s Erotic Friend Fiction,” “A Gene Belcher Original Musical,” “Letters Written by Linda” and “Bob’s Burgers of the Day.” Bob’s Burgers is an American animated sitcom that airs on Fox television with other hits such as The Simpsons and Family Guy!
It’s the marquis comics event of the fall – uniting the Avenger and X-Men for a desperate battle against the Red Skull and his armies. But first, experience the ‘March to AXIS’, the epic lead-in to Avengers & X-Men: AXIS in your first look at Magneto #9 – from critically acclaimed creators Cullen Bunn and Gabriel Hernandez Walta! Magneto is on a mission to put a permanent stop to anyone hunting mutants. What’s he going to do when he discovers that mutants are being hauled away to the Red Skull’s re-education camps? That alone would be enough to invoke the wrath of the Master of Magnetism. Now ask yourself what he’s going to do when he finds out the Red Skull stole the brain of his deceased friend and ally – Charles Xavier? Things are about to get messy. But can he overcome the Red Skull and his terrifying S-Men? Avengers & X-Men: AXIS looms on the horizon, but your first taste comes this September as the ‘March to AXIS’ begins in Magneto #9!
MAGNETO #9 (JUL140608)
Written by CULLEN BUNN
Art by GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTA
Cover by DAVID YARDIN
FOC 8/18/14, ON-SALE 09/10/14
X-O MANOWAR #28 (ARMOR HUNTERS)
Written by ROBERT VENDITTI
Art & Cover by DIGEO BERNARD (JUN141503)
#ValiantCraft Cover by DONOVAN SANTIAGO (JUN141504)
Variant Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA (JUN141505)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On sale AUGUST 27
From across the void…the true history of the Armor Hunters revealed!
In the far reaches of deep space, an elite and hardened corps of soldiers has protected the galaxy by eliminating one unparalleled threat – a plague of X-O Manowar armors that has driven the universe to the brink of madness. Now, for the first time, Robert Venditti opens the vault to reveal the stunning secret of the Armor Hunters – who they are, where they come from, and why a terrible secret from their past now threatens the present!
RAI #4 (VALIANT FIRST)
Written by MATT KINDT
Art & Cover by CLAYTON CRAIN (JUN141509)
#ValiantCraft Cover by DONOVAN SANTIAGO (JUN141510)
$3.99 | 32 pgs.| T+ | On sale AUGUST 27
The most daring comic book launch of the year unleashes a cascade of shocking revelations as RAI rockets toward its second arc!
In 4001 A.D., as the nation of Japan soars above the Earth, Rai unravels the mystery of the first murder in a thousand years…and discovers his own profound connection to the crime. Everything Rai knows — about his existence, about his country, and about the benevolent Father he serves — is about to be thrown out of orbit. Do not miss this masterpiece in the making…Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain’s RAI!
This September, it all comes crashing down as Earth’s Mightest Heroes face judgment day – Marvel has released a first look at the oversized Avengers #35! The star-studded creative team of Jonathan Hickman, Jim Cheung, Dustin Weaver, Nick Bradshaw and Paco Medina fast-forward 8 months, to the battle worn Marvel Universe of tomorrow – and the bleak future facing our heroes. Peer into May 2015, heroes and villains of the Marvel Universe stand at the precipice, and utter decimation looms.
Incursions by parallel Earths from other dimensions have increased in number! To save both universes, one Earth must be destroyed each time! Until now the Illuminati have dealt with this problem in secret. But 8 months from now, the secret is out! The Avengers and the Illuminati are willing to go to war over what must be done – but how could this all have happened?
As this epic, oversized issue jumps forward into the future, what has become of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes? With the war between the Avengers and the Illuminati at its peak, who will be left to fend off the Final Incursion? And what will happen if they fail? The clock is ticking and your questions will be answered this September in Avengers #35!
AVENGERS #35 (JUL140622)
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Art by JIM CHEUNG, DUSTIN WEAVER, NICK BRADSHAW & PACO MEDINA
Cover by JIM CHEUNG
Time Runs Out Variant by AGUSTIN ALESSIO (JUL140623)
FOC – 08/25/14, On-Sale – 09/17/14
It’s the story that has the whole world talking, and Marvel has released a first look at Death of Wolverine #2 – the second chapter of the blockbuster four-issue event beginning in September! Witness the end of the best there is at what he does, as he makes his valiant last stand against scores of deadly foes.
Superstar creators Charles Soule and Steve McNiven unite to take Wolverine back to the choked and claustrophobic streets of Madripoor, as the once indestructible killing machine paints the town red! And a deal gone wrong that sends an injured Wolverine into a battle he can’t hope to win! But who’s pulling the strings? Among the perilous streets of the world’s most dangerous city stalks a villain who seeks Wolverine’s head – and has some interesting plans on how to claim it!
Each issue of Death of Wolverine is oversized and features stunning Weapon Etched Holo Foil cover treatment. Exclusively crafted for this series, each foil-wrapped issue of Death of Wolverine is poised to leap off comic shop shelves come September!
Time is running out for the Wolverine. The epic end of the world’s most famous X-Man is upon us, and no fan can afford to miss out on the spectacular Death of Wolverine #2 when it hits comic shops and digital devices in September!
DEATH OF WOLVERINE #2 (JUN140601)
Written by CHARLES SOULE
Art & Cover by STEVE MCNIVEN
Canada Variant by STEVE MCNIVEN (MAY148257)
Variant Cover by LEINIL YU (APR148360)
On-Sale – 09/10/2014
This September, Zombie Godfather George Romero’s undead epic begins anew in Empire of the Dead: Act Two #1! Written by the horror master himself along with acclaimed artist Dalibor Talajic, prepare for an undead onslaught as zombies and vampires wage war on the walled in streets of New York City! Undead forces are laying waste to the last surviving humans of New York City – but now outside forces seek entry to the once safe haven. An invading militia seeks to take over the Big Apple. The current residents both alive and dead might have something to say about that!
What’s worse, the roaming flesh-eaters seem to be growing smarter each day! The ruling class of blood-sucking vampires can barely keep their grip on power as they struggle to battle back the hordes of zombies. As the Southern army begins to pillage the greatest city in the world one thing remains clear – when the zombies, vampires and humans go to war, we all lose. Don’t miss the brand new jumping on point as horror master George Romero continues his zombie epic when Empire of the Dead: Act Two #1 hits comic shops this September!
GEORGE ROMERO EMPIRE OF THE DEAD: ACT TWO 1 (JUL140677)
Written by GEORGE ROMERO
Art by DALIBOR TALAJIC
Cover by ALEXANDER LOZANO
Variant Cover by MIKE MCKONE (JUL140678)
FOC – 8/18/14, On-Sale – 9/10/14
The 90’s – a simpler time. When the action was extreme and pouches were really in style. Marvel has released a 90s fueled look at Deadpool #34 – a tie-in to Original Sin! Chart topping writers Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan along with artist Scott Koblish bring the truth about Deadpool’s past to light as the Merc With a Mouth’s Original Sin adventure comes to its Earth-shattering conclusion! See the darkest secrets of Deadpool’s past first hand as we flashback to the glory days of 90s comics. Guest-starring the biggest comic stars of the 1990s – 90s Sabretooth, 90s Alpha Flight and 90s artwork!
Plus, what 90s comic would be complete without a special cover treatment? Don’t miss the special 3D (Dashingly Dancing Deadpool) motion variant cover by artist Mark Brooks when Deadpool #34 hits comic shops in September!
DEADPOOL #34 (JUL140687)
Written by BRIAN POSEHN & GERRY DUGGAN
Art by SCOTT KOBLISH
Cover by MARK BROOKS
3D Motion Variant by MARK BROOKS (JUL140688)
FOC 8/18/14, ON-SALE 09/10/14
Welcome to the All-New X-Men, Miles Morales – hope you survive the experience! Marvel has released a first look at All-New X-Men #32, from superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis and new ongoing artist and Marvel All-New Young Gun Mahmud Asrar! Dimension hopping has become a rite of passage for the X-Men and the All-New X-Men are no exception! Stranded and scattered across the Ultimate Universe, the All-New X-Men must find their way back to each other if they have any hope of finding their way back home! Thankfully, they might get a little help from the one and only Ultimate Spider-Man, Miles Morales! But some of the Ultimate Universe’s heaviest hitting villains might have a thing or two to say about that! Don’t miss the story that will have everyone talking when All-New X-Men #32 swings into comic shops this September!c
ALL-NEW X-MEN #32 (JUL140694)
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Art by MAHMUD ASRAR
Cover by SARA PICHELLI
FOC 8/25/14, ON-SALE 09/17/14