Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Solicitations for September 2011 - Marvel 1980s goodness
Written by FRED VAN LENTE & GREG PAK
Penciled by DALE EAGLESHAM
The fight against the Flight continues! As our heroes fight?to survive their own country hunting them down the traitorous Vindicator creates a team of her own, gathering a group of former enemies of Alpha Flight into the deadly ALPHA STRIKE! However, the remaining Alphans reach out to some unusual allies of their own. Marvel All-Stars Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente, along with artist extraordinaire Dale Eaglesham, continue their highly-anticipated resurrection of the fan favorite title, ALPHA FLIGHT!
32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99
NEW MUTANTS #31
Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING
Pencils & Cover by DAVID LAFUENTE
Hel ain’t a bad place to be...unless it’s been overrun by forgotten horrors and ancient gods, clamoring to swallow all creation. Then it kinda sucks. While the events of Fear Itself tear the world apart, Dani Moonstar has followed the calling of her Valkyrie blood to the Viking underworld to save the queen of the dead.
Can the rest of the New Mutants make it to Hel in time to save her and the souls of Valhalla from total Oblivion?
32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99
Penciled by AL MILGROM, MARK BRIGHT & STEVE DITKO
It’s the greatest heroes of the left coast! Hawkeye! Mockingbird! Tigra! The Thing! Wonder Man! Iron Man! Hank Pym! Firebird! See these unlikely allies take on the quirky and deadly threats of Graviton, Headlok, the Griffin, Razorfist, Zzzax, Master Pandemonium, Whirlwind and more! Guest-starring Nick Fury and the Cat People! Collecting WEST COAST AVENGERS (1985) #10-16 and ANNUAL #1, and AVENGERS ANNUAL #15.
248 PGS./Rated A ...$34.99
S.H.I.E.L.D.: NICK FURY VS. S.H.I.E.L.D. PREMIERE HC
Written by BOB HARRAS
Penciled by PAUL NEARY
When the world peacekeeping agency S.H.I.E.L.D. goes corrupt to its core, it falls to one man to save the day: eye-patch-wearin’, cigar-chompin’ spymaster Nick Fury! Starring all your favorite S.H.I.E.L.D. agents, from Jasper Sitwell to Dum-Dum Dugan! And featuring the combined threats of the Roxxon corporation, the techno-terrorist organization A.I.M. and the never-ending evil of Hydra! Collecting NICK FURY VS. S.H.I.E.L.D. #1-6. 304 PGS./Rated A ...$39.99 ISBN: 978-0-7851-5901-8
ALPHA FLIGHT CLASSIC VOL. 2 TPB
Written by JOHN BYRNE & CHRIS CLAREMONT
Penciled by JOHN BYRNE
John Byrne writes and draws Alpha Flight’s early adventures! See such unlikely heroes as Puck, Sasquatch, Northstar?and Guardian take on the threats of the Super-Skrull, Omega Flight, the Master of the World and the Plodex! Plus: Alpha?Flight origins, Marrina falls in love with Namor, and a team?member’s death! And not one, but two takes on the classic?X-Men adventure in which Weapon Alpha tried to take Wolverine back to Canada! Collecting ALPHA FLIGHT (1983) #9-19 and X-MEN (1963) #109. 296 PGS./All Ages ...$29.99