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Civil War II: Ulysses #1 – The Prequel to Marvel’s Biggest Comic Event of the Year!

This summer, the world’s greatest super heroes will wage war over a single young man. He is Ulysses, a new Inhuman with the power to profile the future. Before the epic clash of heroes, learn his story in Civil War II: Ulysses #1 – a brand-new Infinite Comic series debuting digitally this June! Writer Al Ewing along with artists Karl Kesel and Jefte Paolo harness the power of the Infinite Comics format to bring you a prequel to the can’t miss comic event of the year – Civil War II!

How did Ulysses come to join the Inhumans? What journeys did he go through to master his powers? From high atop the Tower of Wisdom, the young man trains his new abilities with Karnak. But will Karnak’s training methods prove to be too much for Ulysses? Long before Captain Marvel and Iron Man can ask what to do about Ulysses and his powers – he looked in the mirror and asked himself first.

Can Ulysses learn to wield his powers properly?

CIVIL WAR II: ULYSSES #1
Written by AL EWING
Art by JEFTE PAOLO & KARL KESEL
Cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
Available Digitally this June and in Print this August!

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Jeff Lemire and Doug Braithwaite Chronicle Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot #1 – Coming in July!

Valiant has released a first look inside Book of Death: The Fall of Bloodshot #1! On July 22nd, writer Jeff Lemire and superstar artist Doug Braithwaite join the summer’s monumental comics event to chronicle Bloodshot’s ultimate fate in a visionary tale of present and future torn directly from the pages of BOOK OF DEATH!

The lovers he’s known, the allies he’s trusted… All will eventually return to dust… But will the nanites that transformed Bloodshot – body, mind and soul – ever let him truly rest? For the very first time, read an essential chapter of the Book of the Geomancer as Project Rising Spirit’s ultimate walking weapon soldiers on from the modern day into the far future of the Valiant Universe…and reveals the truth behind what could be the very last Bloodshot story that will ever come to pass…

Don’t miss the never-before-revealed story of Bloodshot’s final adventures as BOOK OF DEATH foretells the devastating fate of Valiant’s unrelenting soldier from now to a thousand years hence. Featuring covers by Rafa Sandoval, Jefte Palo, David Yardin, and Tom Fowler!

BOOK OF DEATH: THE FALL OF BLOODSHOT #1 (ONE-SHOT)
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art by DOUG BRAITHWAITE
Cover A by RAFA SANDOVAL (MAY151595)
Cover B by JEFTE PALO (MAY151596)
Variant Cover by DAVID YARDIN (MAY151597)
Variant Cover by TOM FOWLER (MAY151598)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On Sale JULY 22 (FOC – 6/29/15)

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Your First Look At Taskmaster #2!

Official Press Release

Your First Look At TASKMASTER #2!

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Taskmaster #2 from the red-hot creative team of Fred Van Lente and Jefte Palo! Everyone’s favorite anti-hero continues his quest for his secret origin and this time, he’s booked a flight to Mexico! In order to find out the secrets of his past, Taskmaster must travel to the darkest corners of the war-torn country where even the bounty hunters wouldn’t dare go. But when he finally reaches his destination he’ll be met with a formidable foe, the Don Of The Dead!

Fans and critics agree – Taskmaster is a hit!

“This is the type of fun, crazy, off-the-wall escapism that I love. This is the type of inventive, action-packed, character-driven wackiness that can make the world of superheroes so captivating and thrilling.” – Richard George, IGN.com

“I’m excited for where this miniseries is going. Four out of five stars. Check it out.” – George C., MajorSpoilers.com

“…Van Lente and Palo are doing a good job giving us a rip-roaring tale of one man’s search (literally) for himself.” – Doug Zawisza, ComicBookResources.com

Can our hero make it out of Mexico alive? Find out this October as Taskmaster #2 hits comic shops everywhere!

TASKMASTER #2 (of 4) (AUG100620)

Written by FRED VAN LENTE

Penciled by JEFTE PALO

Cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA

Rated T+ …$3.99

FOC – 9/16/10, On Sale – 10/06/10

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Preview – Your First Look At Taskmaster #1!

Official Press Release

Your First Look At Taskmaster #1!

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Taskmaster #1, from fan-favorite writer Fred Van Lente and rising star artist Jefte Paolo! Taskmaster spent years training the world’s most dangerous villains how to kill, but when a rumor hits the streets that he is working for Steve Rogers, the deadly assassin finds himself the target of a billion dollar bounty hunt! And to find out who framed him, Taskmaster will need to discover his own secret origin! Who’s the man underneath the mask? Find out in Taskmaster #1!

TASKMASTER #1 (JUL100598)

Written by FRED VAN LENTE

Penciled by JEFTE PAOLO

Cover by ALEX GARNER

Rated T+ …$3.99

FOC – 8/12/10, On-Sale – 9/01/10

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