Iris is back, but will she survive - The Hit List Agenda!! Following the shocking cliffhanger ending to the critically acclaimed first volume, Executive Assistant Iris is ramping up the excitement and intrigue as this action-packed introductory zero issue kicks start an entirely new landscape of exotic locales and of course--Executive Assistants! With Mr. Ching, the ruthless corporate power-monger now out of the picture, a new cast of characters vie to take control of his empire. Yet, an even greater evil will rise up from the ashes of Ching’ s legacy, and this time, their reach is global! And by far the most important question of all is still a mystery—just what happened to Iris?!?
Executive Assistant: Iris! Secretary. Bodyguard. Assassin. The Executive Assistant is all of the above rolled into one. She's meticulous, ruthlessly efficient and completely loyal to her employer. In the high-stakes web of corporate wealth and power, one young woman, Iris, must decide between her duty-and her conscience. When Iris' employer, Mr. Ching, decides to settle a dispute between himself and a deceitful Russian businessman - out of the pleasantries of the conference room - she is given the order to 'force' a compromise. However, when the deadly realities of her obligations remind her of the tragic horrors of her past, Iris begins to question everything around her!
Believing the X-Men to be dead, Nightcrawler and Shadowcat vow to keep the dream alive alongside Captain Britain and the metamorphic Meggan -- but the Warwolves have Phoenix on the run and she leads them to London, right into the formation of the X-Men's first foreign franchise! The Warwolves are on our heroes like a cheap suit (or is it the other way around?) and Chris Claremont doesn't waste any time in setting up the labyrinthine plots his fans know him best for! Aliens, intrigue and Arcade! The mystery of the Hellfire Club's Courtney Ross begins here! Guest-starring the Juggernaut!
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In Genosha, Xavier thinks back about the destruction that his twin sister, Cassandra Nova, caused. Resolving his emotions, Xavier opens a secret compartment on the bottom of the coffin near him. He removes an outfit that seems more soldier-like and a handful of electronic devices, including weapons. Trying to pick the coffin off the ground, he is embarrassingly thrown to the ground by his own momentum.
The world believes the X-Men have fallen, but this is only the beginning! Kitty Pryde, Rachel Summers, and Nightcrawler form Excalibur, premiere super hero team of the United Kingdom! Captain Britain leads the pack with shape-shifting lover Meggan. Will the team survive the coming days of terror?
When your evil prayers are answered, who do you thank?Who can you pray to for the strength to crush your rival coworkers? Who grants you courage as you pull out your fake ID? Whose is the voice that rings through yours as you explain that you were too sick to help your friend move?Satan? Doubtful. That pretentious jerk’s not interested in helping anybody.No, the Deity you’re looking for is Evil Jesus.
Ernest Fairchild a very disturbed young man. Heavily bound and restrained he is a mental patient who is beyond the help of any normal method of psychiatric care. His mind is a turmoil of death and destructive fantasies. In his own head a beautiful woman called Lady death rises from the grave before him and promises him eternal love if only he would destroy all human life on earth.
Ernie is trapped.... trapped in the mind of Stone after his physical body was destroyed. However its not all bad for our psychotic madman, he gets to spend time with his mistress Lady Death. Between them they hatch a plan to get megadeath back on track and Ernie out in the world killing again. Meanwhile the senate is looking for someone to blame for the 200,000 dead and the carnage Ernie caused. In the firing line is Dr Price & Young whose machine they believe gave Ernie his powers. Watch as Ernie once again reeks havoc on earth and this time.. he wont stop until he reaches the Whitehouse.
Evil Ernie has lost contact with his love the Lady Death. Distracted from his mission of Megadeath he goes in search of his missing mistress and will move all of Hell and Earth in order to find her. Read as old friends are reunited and Ernie makes bargains with his oldest enemies in order to be reunited with his one true love.
Evil has cleared the Eastern Seaboard of human life and now is turning his attention inland. Meanwhile Dr Price and Dr Young are now charged with putting a stop to the undead maniac. They explore the very beginnings of Ernie's undead rampage and come up with a plan to take him down and sever him from the power that keeps him going once and for all. Smiley button's personality starts to come to the front as he advises Ernie on tactics and the special relationship between them is explored. Meanwhile in Hell Lady Death is tormented by visions and is unable to control her own kingdom as a winged tormentor haunted her every move.
Ernie has a plan... and this time its a big one. Hooking up with Chastity the pair go on a rampage across the state looking for the one dead-one that holds the information that will make his plans come true. Ernie is going to start a nuclear war and its well within his grasp.
The time has come for the Mississippi wall to fall and Ernie to start the push west. Without Chastity at his side anymore he is looking to go big and up his nuclear ambitions to speed up Megadeath that he might be reunited with his true love Lady Death. In a strange turn of events Ernie's parents play a part in his near future and as well as his younger self!
Teen psychopath Evil Ernie is dead, resigned to Hell where he belongs. But when reality is threatened by an evil even the Devil can't handle, he calls on the only weapon that can prevent total megadeath: Evil Ernie himself! Mistress Hel has found new love... three of them! And the antihero to end all antiheroes is the world of Chaos' only hope.
ORIGIN OF EVIL PART 1! Ernest Fairchild was a kind and gentle soul... until one day something in him snapped, leading him to one of the most notorious killing sprees in American history. With 665 kills to his name, "Evil Ernie" requires ONE more murder to complete the ritual he started and seal his deal with the Devil. Problem is: he's just been EXECUTED! What led an ordinary boy to become a leather-clad angel of death? How does he wield such blasphemous power? And what is the secret behind his hideous smiley-face button? You may hate the sin, but you'll LOVE the SINNER! Jesse Blaze Snider (HULK: LET THE BATTLE BEGIN) and JASON CRAIG (FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH) dive into the heart of darkness with Dynamite's bold, terrifying new relaunch of EVIL ERNIE!
Told through the perspective of an underground rapper named Reese, Max Bemis' gripping story explores a scenario in which we watch modern society gradually evolve (or is it devolve?) into an evil empire.
Witness the comic masterpiece that gave birth to the Marvel Age! Mister Fantastic, The Thing, The Human Torch and The Invisible Girl unite to uncover the universe's greatest mysteries and face down would be world-conquerors like Doctor Doom, the Skrulls, Galactus and countless others!
FROM THE PAGES OF FANTASTIC FOUR: The Hooded Man!, Lightwave!, Banner!, Natalie X!, Psionics!, Alex Ultron! They're the last six superhumans from a dystopic future! They've rescued the remnants of a devastated humanity by relocating them to an artificial planet in the present day! Now they face their greatest challenge - to create a better, utopian society! But there are vast forces from across the Marvel Universe who will move against them - plus a threat from their own era they thought they'd left behind! Plus 8 pages of Director's Cut Extras!