Alex Ross comic
From the dawn of the 20th Century came a new chapter in mankind's history, unleashed during a time of great war and destruction. It was the beginning of the Age of the Superpowers, yet with the closing of the Second World War, this new spark seemingly flickered and died. Now the story can be told of the great lost superheroes — men and women with incredible abilities who changed the course of mankind forever, and who had been thought lost... until now! This book includes: Project Superpowers Chapter 1: #0-7, Project Superpowers #½ (Never before collected!), Project Superpowers Chapter 2: #0-12, Over 500 pages of story more than 50 pages of bonus material by Alex Ross himself!
Collects Marvels Annotated (2019) #1-4, Marvels Epilogue (2019) #1 and Marvels 25th Tribute Variants. The timeless classic that changed the way we look at Marvel super heroes celebrates its 25th birthday in style! Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross’ original tour through the early history of the Marvels — as captured through the lens of photojournalist Phil Sheldon — is collected in full! Then, Busiek and Ross reunite for an amazing new epilogue featuring the all-new, all-different X-Men in deadly battle against the Sentinels — with the now-retired Phil and his daughters caught in the middle! Plus: A behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the epilogue; scripts, sketches and scores of other bonus features and a stunning gallery of variant covers paying tribute to the 25th anniversary of MARVELS!
David has a problem. He lives in a world of monsters that would love to devour him. He’s the last boy on Earth. The last human being on Earth. And these creatures that see him only as prey, they’re his former neighbors. He has one hope: to get to New York. To get to where Captain America and the rest of the heroes are. Alex Ross and Jim Krueger combine their abilities with artist Well-Bee to tell a very uncanny prequel to the legendary EARTH X trilogy.
Double-sized! Regular price! Welcome to New York City. Here, burning figures roam the streets, men in brightly colored costumes scale the glass and concrete walls, and creatures from space threaten to devour the planet. Witness the birth of the Marvel Universe through the eyes of the proverbial man in the street - Daily Bugle photographer Phil Sheldon.
- Issue #1 (3 years ago)
From the dawn of the 20th Century came a new chapter in mankind's history, unleashed during a time of great war and destruction. It was the beginning of the Age of the SUPERPOWERS, yet with the closing of the Second World War, this new spark seemingly flickered and died.
Come celebrate the 25th anniversary of "Battle of the Planets" with Top Cow as we showcase amazing artwork from the smash-hit comic series! Stunning art from Alex Ross presented in its original, untouched form! Including a new cover and introduction from Alex Ross.
- Issue # Full (4 years ago)
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the series that changed the way we look at super heroes, the landmark MARVELS is back! In the year 1939, young photojournalist Phil Sheldon attends the sensational unveiling of the fiery android Human Torch — little knowing he is witnessing the dawn of the Age of Marvels! Prepare to relive Marvel’s Golden Age from a whole new point of view as Phil covers the superhuman sightings of the 1930s and 1940s — from the terror caused by the Human Torch’s epic clash with the Sub-Mariner to the patriotism stirred by the debut of Captain America and more! Packed with extras and completely remastered, you don’t want to miss this unique look back at the MARVELS phenomenon! Collecting MARVELS #0-1.
The history of painters in comics goes back to the dawn of pulp magazine covers. From "The Shadow" and "The Spider" to "The Black Bat" and so many other characters, painter's works have graced the covers of comics and pulps, which have influenced many artists over the decades. This deluxe coffeetable art book, edited and overseen by Alex Ross — one of the comic industry's most recognized painters, whose expertise has helped guide and define its contents — is the most important, most comprehensive prestige hardcover retrospective of the history of painters in comics, of all time.
And most exciting for Ross fans, inside is a DC Comics first: an exclusive, original Superman-Batman story, written by Kidd and painted by Ross. Also included is an all-new origin of Robin, written by Paul Dini. Mythology is a book in which every page explodes with the power of the icons it celebrates.
Alex Ross' ultra-realistic, painted renditions of iconic superheroes have made him a superstar. In the vein of acclaimed and fan-favorite Alex Ross books such as Mythologies and Rough Justice, we are proud to present the ultimate collection of Alex Ross art from his extensive collaboration with Dynamite, The Dynamite Art of Alex Ross. Containing sketches, designs, layouts and pencils, interior work, covers, and a wealth of unpublished art. Collecting all of Alex's Dynamite covers and interior art in digital form, also featuring Marvel pages, along with commentary throughout the book by Alex Ross himself, as well as special bonus material, this is a package not to be missed. A must-buy for Alex Ross' legion of fans!
- Issue # TPB (5 years ago)
Fans and retailers everywhere are proclaiming that PROJECT SUPERPOWERS is a HUGE hit! Now, as the first volume of stories (issues 0-7) comes to a close, Dynamite and Alex Ross are preparing the second volume and a series of mini-series events!This special prelude editions is your guide to the entire second year of PROJECT SUPERPOWERS and includes previews of: The Black Terror, Masquerade, the Death Defying 'Devil and Chapter Two of Project Superpowers.This specially-priced prelude is a must-have for existing fans and the perfect entry point for anyone who's not already a part of the PROJECT SUPERPOWERS team!
- Issue # Full (5 years ago)
THE SOUL OF AN OLD MACHINE PART 1 The Torch is dead- buried with full military honors. But what does death mean for an artificial man? The Mad Thinker is determined to find out, with the reluctant help of the Torch's best and oldest friend, Tom (Toro) Raymond.
He may look like just another old vagrant loose on the streets. But he's got no memory of where he came from, he's dressed like Uncle Sam, and there's nothing ordinary about the voices in his head. When the voices are joined by persistent and disturbing visions, a man who doesn't even know where he was yesterday finds himself traveling through time--and the checkered history of America.
The Master of the Mystic Arts sails into the spotlight in this one-shot that continues the finale to the EARTH X saga! Dr. Strange, with the help of Sunfire and the Xen, leads a rescue operation to save Clea by sneaking into the mighty realm of Asgard! And in the midst of this turmoil, the truth behind his relationship with Clea is finally revealed!
- Issue # Full (6 years ago)
More exciting comics featuring the greatest heroes of the ages from Alex Ross, Dynamite and Project Superpowers! Joining series mastermind Alex Ross for the debut of The Death Defying 'Devil is writer Joe Casey and Dynamite exclusive artist Edgar Salazar! Spinning out of the events from Project Superpowers Chapter One and bridging the gap before the debut of Project Superpowers Chapter Two, the mysterious 'Devil is put on the case to track down the terrorist organization known as 'The Claw'.
When the holiday season arrives in Metropolis, Superman begins to see the great divide between rich and poor. He decides to use his powers to help alleviate world hunger, by doing so he shows the true power of hope and peace.
- Issue # Full (6 years ago)
The Project Superpowers expansion continues as Dynamite, Alex Ross, Phil Hester and Carlos Paul present Masquerade! Exploring the origins of the beautiful and mysterious Masquerade, writer Phil Hester opens with young Diana Adams who would grow up, inspired by the heroes of the age, to fight crime in her own unique way! Illustrated by the art-team from Superpowers Chapter One - Carlos Paul and Deborah Carita - the 4 issue series is overseen by Alex Ross, who also provides the incredible cover to issue #1 (and the series). Plus, issue #1 features an incredible series of covers, including the incomparable Frank Cho, Jazzy John Romita and interior artist Carlos Paul!