rom the pages of BATMAN comes an anti-hero for the masses in this four-issue limited by Alan Grant (BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT) and Norm Breyfogle. Believed dead by Batman, Anarky has been in hiding, achieving a new level of consciousness, as well as honing his body to perfection.
Reaching 13 years old is a milestone in life, especially in the case of Amy Winston. Amy discovers many hidden truths about her past, foremost that she is actually the Princess Amethyst who comes from a world much different from her own, the Gemworld, far removed in time and space from planet Earth. Her eventual return to her family will not be without surprises and challenges.
"Minute man, don't attempt to rescue us- its too terrible! Even now Death is staring at us"-- these words came over the phone sending the One Man Army on a never-to be-forgotten trail of a ruthless murderer! A killer known as Mr. Skeleton...who Challenges Minute-Man to a "Duel Of Death!"
Welcome to AMERICA'S GOT POWERS! It's the biggest TV show on Earth, where the chance to win fame, fortune and get laid are dangled in front of a generation of super-powered teens. All they have to do is WIN. Who is the fastest, the strongest or the greatest? Who survives? Young Tommy Watt's dreams of being the greatest hero of them all might just be shattered when the greatest show on the planet begins to reveal it's dark heart.
In 2006, comics legend Harvey Pekar brought his unsparing tales of ordinary life to Vertigo with an all-new run of AMERICAN SPLENDOR, the comic that, 30 years earlier, rose 'from the streets of Cleveland' and changed how we look at comics. Often imitated but never duplicated, Pekar proved that he still has the power to 'make mundane reality seem like the highest drama' (Entertainment Weekly) in his critically acclaimed Vertigo series. Now, Harvey Pekar is back with an all-new series of AMERICAN SPLENDOR, featuring his funniest, most poignant, somber and uplifting stories from the complex life of an ordinary man. Once again, the Vertigo AMERICAN SPLENDOR pairs Harvey with some of the most exciting, innovative artists currently in comics, including in this special premiere issue, David Lapham (YOUNG LIARS, Stray Bullets), Chris Weston (THE FILTH, Fantastic Four), Dean Haspiel (THE QUITTER, Brawl), Mike Hawthorne (THE UN-MEN, Queen and Country), John Lucas (THE EXTERMINATORS) and other luminaries from both the mainstream and indie worlds. In this issue, they join Harvey to chronicle his battles with stubborn sofas, short sighted magazine writers, treacherous front doorsteps and many more obstacles for Harvey to overcome in his pursuit of a fulfilling and meaningful existence.
In a small Midwestern town, a large man with a horribly scarred face gets off a bus, and takes a room. He spooks the locals--nobody knows him--or do they? It's impossible to say be-cause he seemingly has no face. The man's intentions remain unknown, until he takes on a corrupt sheriff and the rural crew of racist arms dealers. The town's impression of the man changes, and he's seen as a hero...until his real intentions bubble to the surface. The man isn't there to end the gang, but to take it over. And he's just getting started.
Punk Rock & The End of the World...with Swords!Katherine Brody, a singer in a punk band from Oregon is having trouble figuring out where she fits in the world, least of all where she fits in her widowed father, Ben's life. Now the world has been plunged in to darkness with no electricity or modern technology. What's a young punk going to do?
Everyone's favorite Bug is back, courtesy of the original AMBUSH BUG team of Keith Giffen and Robert Loren Fleming! Cities will be destroyed! Cats and dogs will live in sin! And every unanswered question of the DC Universe will be answered!
So we meet Ambush Bug in his ofice. After a phone call, something flies through his window. It is a doll, that the bug adopts as his ward and dubs CHEEKS THE TOY WONDER. Together they go out into the city to stop crime. Unfortunately on his first mission with his new sidekick, disaster did strike. As well as the Ambush Bug workout, and a visit to the home of "Little Bug".
Blast-off with the newest sci-fi adventure heroine Amber Atoms! Follow the ongoing adventures of this modern day 'Flash Gordon' as Amber dreams of leaving her mundane life, but not exactly how she imagined. Mercenaries and aliens suddenly invade Amber's world as she learns that her family history could decide the fate of the galaxy.
What could compel the Amazons to renounce their peaceful ways and attack America? The answers will prove useless to a country and hero population utterly unprepared for this savage attack. And where is Wonder Woman while all this is going on?
Amazing X-Men is the name of two X-Men comic book series from Marvel Comics. The first was a limited series published during the Age of Apocalypse storyline. The current ongoing series began in November 2013 in the aftermath of Battle of the Atom and is initially written by Jason Aaron with art by Ed McGuinness, featuring a lineup of long-time X-Men characters led by Wolverine. The first story arc features the return of Nightcrawler, who had been dead since the 2010 story line, X-Men Second Coming.
At the ruins of the Xavier Mansion in New York, Bishop can't escape the feeling that something is wrong. An X-Team consisting of Banshee, Quicksilver, Storm, Exodus, and Iceman are battling a Sentinel, while Dazzler times them. The X-Men are practicing their upcoming mission to override a Sentinel's programming so it will help with the human evacuation. Some of the X-Men question the wisdom the mission until Magneto appears. Bishop rambles something about how everything is wrong. Iceman snaps at him, but Magneto tells him to stop; Bishop is not to blame for his condition. The X-Men prepare to leave and debate how they're going to get to Maine. Magneto says Exodus will teleport them. Exodus doesn't believe has those types of powers, but Magneto convinces him to have faith. As the X-Men teleport away, Magneto tells Bishop that he once tried to keep Exodus from knowing the full extent of his powers, but now he has no choice.
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The recently-returned wallcrawler goes to places you never thought - the criminal underworld! When Peter Parker seemingly turns to a life of crime, what does this mean for the hero once known as the Amazing Spider-Man?
THE LAST SPIDER-MAN STORY Not even The Amazing Spider-Man is safe from Secret Wars! In this new Marvel Universe, Peter Parker, Mary Jane Watson and their daughter have to scrape by to make ends meet, but they have each other… Face front, True Believers. This is the one you’ve been asking for.
Someone has Spider-Man in their crosshairs, and the only person in the Marvel Universe who can save him is...Peter Parker's sister?! As the web-slinger meets family he never knew, will she end up becoming his greatest ally, or the one who damns him? And what does the Kingpin of Crime have to do with it?
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Looking for the one superhero comic you just have to read? You've found it! Amazing Spider-Man is the cornerstone of the Marvel Universe. This is where you'll find all the big-time action, major storylines and iconic Spider-Man magic you'd come to expect from the Wall-Crawler.
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