Marvels Snapshots: Avengers #1
(W) Barbara Randall Kesel, Kurt Busiek (A) Staz Johnson (CA) Alex Ross
In Shops: Nov 18, 2020
The Marvel Snapshot tour through Marvel history takes a romantic – and destructive – turn during the Michelinie/Byrne/Pérez Avengers era! Take one rookie cop, add one new-to-the-city emergency medical technician, and make their meet-cute a devastating battle between the Avengers and a giant, rampaging robot! What comes next? Only Barbara Randall Kesel (Hawk & Dove, Ultragirl) and Staz Johnson (New X-Men, Robin) can tell you. Featuring Iron Man, the Beast, Wonder Man, Count Nefaria and more.
Starting next month and continuing through June, Marvels Snapshots will be a bi-monthly series consisting of eight standalone issues offering unusual viewpoints on some of your favorite Marvel heroes. Curated by industry legend Kurt Busiek with iconic painted covers by Alex Ross, this milestone series will feature new creative teams for each giant-sized story handpicked by Busiek himself! In May 2020, this unforgettable tour through Marvel history will showcase tales focusing on the Avengers and Spider-Man.
First up will be an Avengers story like none other by superstar writer Barbara Randall Kesel and acclaimed artist Staz Johnson. Set during the influential David Michelinie, John Byrne, and George Perez era of Avengers, Marvels Snapshots: Avengers will depict a romance that could only happen in the Marvel Universe when a rookie cop and new-to-the-city emergency medical technician meet amidst a devastating battle between Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and a giant, rampaging robot!
Following that will be Marvels Snapshots: Spider-Man written and drawn by industry great, Howard Chaykin! This action-packed story will be told through the eyes of a lowlife criminal just trying to make a living in the super hero infested streets of New York City. See firsthand how hard life as a henchman can be when someone like Spider-Man lurks around every corner!
Month after month, prepare to be delighted by these marvelous tales told by a diverse group of creators from across the comic book industry. Don’t miss a single issue when Marvels Snapshots kicks off next month!
My Little Pony: Friends Forever Omnibus, Vol. 1
Alex De Campi, Jeremy Whitley, Ted Anderson, Rob Anderson, Thom Zahler, Katie Cook, Christina Rice, Barbara Randall Kesel (w) • Carla Speed McNeil, Tony Fleecs, Agnes Garbowska, Amy Mebberson, Andy Price, Jay Fosgitt, Brenda Hickey (a) • Jay Fosgitt (c)
Friends Forever celebrates the magic of friendship in these stand-alone tales featuring all of your favorite characters. Share adventures with Pinkie Pie and Applejack, Princess Celestia and Spike, Fluttershy and Zecora, Rainbow Dash and Trixie, Twilight Sparkle and Shining Armor, and many more! Collects issues #1–12.
TPB • FC • $24.99 • 292 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-771-0
My Little Pony: Friends Forever, Vol. 7
Barbara Randall Kesel, Jeremy Whitley, Christina Rice (w) • Brenda Hickey, Tony Fleecs, Agnes Garbowska (a) • Agnes Garbowska (c)
Four tales of friends and fun! Rainbow Dash wakes up to discover that her wings have vanished, so it’s up to the relatively newly-winged Twilight to help her. Then, Shining Armor will have his hooves full when Prince Blueblood gets involved in a sensitive diplomatic mission. Plus, it’s cider season and things are busy at Sweet Apple Acres! Unfortunately, Granny has broken her hip and Pinkie Pie is called in to look after the cantankerous elder! And finally, The Cutie Mark Crusaders visit Canterlot. When their appointed guardian is summoned away, it’s up to Princess Luna to watch over the precocious fillies. Collects issues #25–28.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 100 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-707-9