October 2022 Marvel Comic Solicitations

Check out these Marvel Comics titles and so much more. If you’re interested in X-MEN specific titles coming out in October, click HERE for the article. If you’re interested in SPIDER-MAN specific titles coming out in October, click HERE for the article. Moreover, to snag any of these comics, trades, or volumes through Amazon, simply click on the name of the highlighted/underlined series below. Enjoy and God Bless!

MIRACLEMAN #0

NEIL GAIMAN, JASON AARON, MIKE CAREY, TY TEMPLETON, PEACH MOMOKO & MORE! (W)

MARK BUCKINGHAM, LEINIL FRANCIS YU, TY TEMPLETON, PEACH MOMOKO & MORE! (A)

Cover by ALAN DAVIS • VARIANT COVER BY PEACH MOMOKO

Variant cover by Terry Dodson • Variant cover by Skottie Young

Forty years ago, Miracleman’s modern era began and changed the world of comics as we know it. Now, on the cusp of a new era of Miracleman, we celebrate all things Kimota with a who’s who of the best talent in the industry! Plus, Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham set up this issue and their return to MIRACLEMAN: THE SILVER AGE!

56 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Mature …$5.99

MIRACLEMAN BY GAIMAN & BUCKINGHAM: THE SILVER AGE #1

NEIL GAIMAN (W) • MARK BUCKINGHAM (A/C)

Variant cover by CHRIS SPROUSE

Variant cover by PHIL NOTO

Variant cover by STEVE McNIVEN

Variant cover by PEACH MOMOKO

Variant cover by PHIL JIMENEZ

HIDDEN GEM VARIANT COVER BY TBA

“THE SILVER AGE” BEGINS AGAIN!

After thirty years, Neil Gaiman and Mark Buckingham’s unfinished storyline “The Silver Age” begins again! These legendary creators are remastering the two published issues with brand new artwork and finishing their grand story at long last! Young Miracleman – the lost member of the Miracleman Family – is back! His last memories were of a 1963 world of joy and innocence. Now he’s been thrust into the 21st century, where his best friends have become gods and monsters.

48 PGS./Mature …$4.99

A.X.E.: JUDGMENT DAY #6 (OF 6)

KIERON GILLEN (W) • VALERIO SCHITI (A) • Cover by MARK BROOKS

Variant Cover by PEACH MOMOKO

Variant Cover by ASHLEY WITTER

Variant Cover by STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU

Variant cover by VALERIO GIANGIORDANO

Variant cover by ADI GRANOV

VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY MARK BROOKS

The apocalyptic finale of the event of the year. It’s not that nothing will be the same again – it’s that unless heroes can find a new way to be heroes, everything will be nothing forever.

40 PGS./Rated T+ …$5.99

A.X.E.: ETERNALS #1

KIERON GILLEN (W) • PASQUAL FERRY (A) • Cover by NIC KLEIN

Connecting Variant Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA

THE THIRD & FINAL STORY-CRITICAL A.X.E. ONE-SHOT!

Ajak has come a long way. She’s met her maker. Hell, she’s made her maker.  Now can she – or anyone – survive her maker?

32 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$3.99

A.X.E.: IRON FIST #1

ALYSSA WONG (W) • MICHAEL YG (A) • Cover by PHILIP TAN

VARIANT COVER BY MICHAEL YG

IRON FIST FACES HIS GREATEST CHALLENGE – AN A.X.E. TIE-IN!

  • After the clash between Lin Lie and his brother Lin Feng, Lin Lie – the current Iron Fist, protector of the mystical city of K’un-Lun – must reclaim access to K’un-Lun! But not before he faces a trial unlike any other: SHOU-LAO THE UNDYING?!
  • Wait, what does LOKI have to do with all of this?
  • Find out when IRON FIST and LOKI face JUDGMENT!

40 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$4.99

A.X.E.: STARFOX #1

KIERON GILLEN (W) • DANIELE DI NICUOLO (A) • Cover by DANIELE DI NICUOLO

Variant cover by KEVIN WADA • Fox Variant COVER by CHRISSIE ZULLO

AN A.X.E. TIE-IN!

Eros the Eternal! Starfox of Titan! The equal of his brother Thanos, matching his achievements every step of the… What? Oh. But you know what they say. Come the hour, come the…intergalactic layabout who’d rather have a drink? At least if this is Judgment Day, he won’t be around for a hangover tomorrow.

32 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$3.99

CAPTAIN MARVEL #42

KELLY  THOMPSON (W) • ANDREA DI VITO (A) • Cover by JUAN FRIGERI

Miracleman Variant Cover by JAMIE MCKELVIE

JUDGMENT DAY MUST COME FOR US ALL – AN A.X.E. TIE-IN!

Though Carol has had more than enough of being judged lately, there’s no escaping THIS Judgment Day as it determines whether Earth lives or dies. But as Carol and Lauri-Ell give their heroic best to prove their worth an…unexpected new player emerges.

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

FANTASTIC FOUR #48

DAVID PEPOSE (W) • JUANN CABAL (A) • Cover by CAFU

Miracleman Variant Cover by MARK BUCKINGHAM

AN A.X.E. TIE-IN!

Trapped alone inside the Baxter Building with no backup in sight, the Invisible Woman battles her way up 35 flights of death traps to stop the mad science of OUBLIETTE MIDAS! But with the clock running out on the Celestial’s judgment, can Sue save her husband, Reed, from becoming the latest cog in the Exterminatrix’s interdimensional war machine? Can the Thing and the Human Torch free themselves from Oubliette’s twisted schemes, or will the hijacked Baxter Building prove to be the FF’s ultimate undoing? It’s Judgment Times Four, as the Fantastic Four don’t plan to go down without a fight!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

MOON KNIGHT ANNUAL #1

JED MACKAY (W) • FEDERICO SABBATINI (A) • Cover by ROD REIS

Variant cover by NIC KLEIN • Variant Cover by BILL SIENKIEWICZ

WEREWOLF BY MOON KNIGHT!

In the Darkhold, there is a prophecy of how a god might die. Jack Russell, more familiar with that cursed tome than most, would like very much to kill a god and save his people, the people bound in servitude to the moon. But to fulfill that prophecy requires the blood of the Fist of Khonshu, and Moon Knight doesn’t bleed easily.

40 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$4.99

TOMB OF DRACULA #1 FACSIMILE EDITION

Written by GERRY CONWAY

Penciled by GENE COLAN

Cover by NEAL ADAMS

Dracula rises as comic book giants Gerry Conway and Gene Colan begin an epic reinvention of the Lord of Vampires in the Mighty Marvel Manner! When Frank Drake, descendant of the fabled Count Dracula, inherits a certain Transylvanian castle, he journeys there with his girlfriend, Jeanie, and his jealous friend, Clifton. Ignoring warnings from locals to turn away, they enter Castle Dracula – and set in motion the nightmarish return of its one, true owner! Not everybody will survive the night… TOMB OF DRACULA is revered as one of the finest horror comics of the 1970s, and it all began with this blood-curdling premiere issue! It’s one of the all-time great Marvel comic books, boldly re-presented in its original form, ads and all! Reprinting TOMB OF DRACULA (1972) #1.

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

CRYPT OF SHADOWS #1

Written by CHRIS COOPER, AL EWING, DANNY LORE, REBECCA ROANHORSE, ADAM WARREN & MORE!

Penciled by KAREN S. DARBOE, GEOFF SHAW, ADAM WARREN & MORE!

Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU • MORBIUS VARIANT COVER BY RYAN STEGMAN

Variant cover by Ryan Brown • Variant cover by Logan Lubera

The heroes of the Marvel Universe spend most of their time in the bright sun, flying high above it all…but every once in a while, they venture into the darkness that lurks in the hidden corners of the world. There lurk the creatures, the monsters, the vampires…the ones who prey on innocence and goodness. Join us, and some of your favorite heroes, for tales of fangs, claws and silent, stalking swamp creatures to celebrate All Hallows’ Eve!

56 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$5.99

MOON KNIGHT #16

JED MACKAY (W) • ALESSANDRO CAPPUCCIO (A) • Cover by Stephen Segovia

VARIANT COVER BY JOSHUA CASSARA • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

While Moon Knight ventures into unknown territory to make a new friend of an ancient monster, Hunter’s Moon stalks the rooftops on his own, intent on his own definition of justice. Little does he know that he is far from the only one stalking the nighttime cityscape…

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

MIDNIGHT SUNS #2 (OF 5)

ETHAN SACKS (W) • LUIGI ZAGARIA (A) • Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA

Variant Cover by ESAD RIBIĆ • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

THE MIDNIGHT SUNS…ARE DOOMED!

The new team of MIDNIGHT SUNS – MAGIK, WOLVERINE, BLADE, SPIRIT RIDER, AND NICO MINORU – face their first brutal test when DOCTOR DOOM lays siege to STRANGE ACADEMY! What is Doom after?! And an even bigger threat awaits IF they survive – a threat tied to the Sorcerer Supreme and one only the Midnight Suns have the power to overcome.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

WAKANDA #1 (OF 5)

STEPHANIE WILLIAMS & EVAN NARCISSE (W)

PACO MEDINA & NATACHA BUSTOS (A)

Cover by Mateus Manhanini

Variant Cover by NIC KLEIN

Variant Cover by STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU

VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

WINDOWSHADES VARIANT COVER BY Tom Reilly

THE BLACK PANTHER IS NO LONGER WELCOME IN WAKANDA!

Who is this proud nation without its king? This exciting new miniseries answers that question as each issue spotlights a different fan-favorite Wakandan character. First up: Shuri proves that being without the Black Panther doesn’t mean Wakanda is without heroes to protect it – and that there is a reason she too once wielded the power. Plus, part one of the “History of the Black Panthers” backup story, providing for the first time anywhere a definitive overview of every Wakandan who has ever held the mantle of the Black Panther!

40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

NAMOR: CONQUERED SHORES #1 (OF 5)

CHRISTOPHER CANTWELL (W) • PASQUAL FERRY (A/C)

VARIANT COVER BY PEPE LARRAZ

VARIANT COVER BY TAURIN CLARKE

Hidden Gem variant COVER by JACK KIRBY

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

A century into the future, not much land remains on Earth. A combination of a worsening climate and a devastating war with the Kree has left the surface of the planet mostly inhospitable, with an ever-dwindling population of air-breathers and a profound lack of super heroes to protect them. Enter NAMOR, who these many years on is no longer King of Atlantis…but ruler of the entire world.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

ULTRAMAN: THE MYSTERY OF ULTRASEVEN #3 (OF 5)

KYLE HIGGINS & MAT GROOM (W) • DAVIDE TINTO (A) • COVER BY E.J. SU

SECRET VARIANT COVER BY TBA

  • Past and present collide, with the future on the line — as ULTRAMAN TAKES ON ULTRASEVEN!
  • It’s a knock-down, drag-out battle for the fate of the world — with a couple of giant Kaiju thrown in for good measure. There’s no room for anyone else in this fight…right?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

WILD CARDS: THE DRAWING OF CARDS #4 (OF 4)

PAUL CORNELL (W) • ENID BALÁM (A) • COVER BY Steve Morris

variant cover by Francesco Mobili

IS HE ACE OR JOKER?

A superhuman with an awesome gift…or a poor soul twisted by mutation? For Croyd Crenson, that question isn’t so easily answered. Sure, the Wild Card virus gave him powers…but they keep changing! Concluding the adaptation of the tragic first appearance of Roger Zelazny’s fan-favorite character — the Sleeper.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

THUNDERBOLTS #3 (OF 5)

JIM ZUB (W) • SEAN IZAAKSE (A/C)

TRADING CARD VARIANT COVER

BY STEFANO CASELLI

Hawkeye and Spectrum square off, Persuasion has her own perfume and Super Apes conquer Central Park!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

 

ALL-OUT AVENGERS #2

DEREK LANDY (W) • GREG LAND (A/C) • Variant Cover by PEACH MOMOKO

VARIANT COVER BY Ryan Stegman • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

The Avengers are on their knees, in chains and at the mercy of Doctor Doom. Their only hope lies in the one man with the strength, honor and sheer decency to possibly stand against the oncoming darkness: the hero the world knows as…Doctor Doom?

Plunge into the action from page one and hold on for dear life, gentle reader — this tale doesn’t let up for a moment!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CAPTAIN AMERICA: SENTINEL OF LIBERTY #5

COLLIN KELLY & JACKSON LANZING (W) • CARMEN CARNERO (A/C)

Connecting VARIANT COVER BY Paco Medina • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

The Outer Circle’s most recent defector leads Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes to the Outer Circle’s headquarters – and to the answers Steve seeks about the origins of his shield. But Bucky already has his answers and is looking for solutions. Will decades of friendship be enough to outmaneuver an enemy who calls himself the Revolution?

The world of Captain America is rocked in this can’t-miss issue that will have ramifications for years to come!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

CAPTAIN AMERICA: SYMBOL OF TRUTH #6

TOCHI ONYEBUCHI (W) • IG GUARA (A) • COVER BY R.B. SILVA

Connecting VARIANT COVER BY Paco Medina • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

“PAX MOHANNDA” STARTS HERE!

Still reeling from his conflict with Wakanda, Sam Wilson is called to the international stage once again to protect a visiting politician from the African nation of Mohannda. But the White Wolf has already put the second stage of his plan into motion, with dire consequences for both Sam’s closest friends…and Mohannda. Old allies return and new enemies rise in this thrilling new chapter of CAPTAIN AMERICA: SYMBOL OF TRUTH!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

AVENGERS #61

JASON AARON (W) • IVAN FIORELLI (A) • Cover by JAVIER GARRÓN

Miracleman Variant Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS

HISTORY’S MIGHTIEST UNTOLD SECRETS!

If the Avengers hope to survive being lost in time, they’ll need the help of some of history’s greatest heroes, from the Thor of the Viking Age to the T. Rex Starbrand at the dawn of time, plus all the forgotten Avengers of bygone eras whose stories can finally be told.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

AVENGERS FOREVER #10

JASON AARON (W) • JIM TOWE (A) • Cover by AARON KUDER

VARIANT COVER BY Simone Bianchi • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

ANT IN A BOTTLE!

The pillars are in place. The most important Avengers from throughout the Multiverse have been assembled. All but one. A Tony Stark is needed. But the only one who’s available is a man the size of an ant who comes with a very large problem.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DAREDEVIL #4

CHIP ZDARSKY (W) • RAFAEL DE LATORRE (A) • Cover by MARCO CHECCHETTO

Promo Variant Cover by PAULO SIQUEIRA

Miracleman Variant Cover by MARCO CHECCHETTO

VARIANT COVER BY J. SCOTT CAMPBELL • VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY J. SCOTT CAMPBELL

RETRO VARIANT COVER BY J. SCOTT CAMPBELL

A PERILOUS TREK!

For months, Elektra Natchios has been developing a plan to save the world from the violent and ruthless HAND by rebuilding its opposite equal – the FIST. And with the world at large believing he’s dead, Matt Murdock has become her most trusted ally. But Elektra needs more than just an ally – she needs a partner. And in this issue, Matt and Elektra will grow closer than ever before…

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

PUNISHER WAR JOURNAL: BROTHER #1

TORUNN GRØNBEKK (W) • RAFAEL PIMENTEL (A)  • Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU

Variant Cover by MARTIN SIMMONDS • Variant Cover by SUPERLOG

OLD FRIENDS DIE HARD!

  • Lady Bullseye failed. Lord Deathstrike failed. Every assassin sent to kill Frank fails.
  • The leaders of the underworld – crime bosses, heads of terrorist organizations, and even a corrupt government or two come together to solve the growing problem of Frank Castle.
  • Sharing intel, resources, and money, a collective underworld puts out a contract to kill Frank – eligible for anyone: assassins, mercenaries or smalltown crooks. The news ripples through the shadows of the world: $500 million to the person who takes down the Punisher. But there’s one face from his past…who’s in this hunt for more than money.

40 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Parental Advisory …$4.99

STRANGE #7

JED MACKAY (W) • MARCELO FERREIRA (A) • Cover by Lee Garbett

Miracleman Variant Cover by ALAN DAVIS • VARIANT COVER BY LUCIANO VECCHIO

THE SORCERER SUPREME OF DEATH!

Clea and Wong have uncovered who is behind the zombie resurrections of the deceased heroes and villains. But they’re going to need all the help they can get, including from the Sorcerer Supreme of Death…the Harvestman!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SHANG-CHI AND THE TEN RINGS #4

GENE LUEN YANG (W) • MARCUS TO (A) • Cover by DIKE RUAN

VARIANT COVER BY TBA • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

THE GAME OF RINGS STARTS HERE!

Shang-Chi must compete in a martial arts tournament against some of his deadliest foes. The winning prize? The Ten Rings! But who has staged this contest? And does Shang-Chi truly want to win?!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

IRON CAT #5 (OF 5)

JED MACKAY (W) • PERE PÉREZ (A/C) • Variant Cover by JUNGGEUN YOON

  • Tony Stark’s legacy is being set on fire by Sunset Bain. She’s corrupted all of his armor and everything he’s built since his very first weapon.
  • And it’s all Black Cat’s fault.
  • Now, Iron Man and Felicia Hardy (in her own Iron Cat armor) are fighting for their lives against the Hulkbuster armor and every other Iron Man armor in existence. This is not going to go well.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

BLACK PANTHER #10

JOHN RIDLEY (W) • GERMÁN PERALTA (A) • Cover by ALEX ROSS

VARIANT COVER BY TBA • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

The devastating finale of “RANGE WARS”!

While the Colonialist keeps the Avengers busy fighting his army, he sends his most dangerous lieutenant, the Buffalo Soldier, to deal with T’Challa. With advanced weaponry that can damage vibranium, T’Challa must think fast if he hopes to survive this fight and keep Earth from becoming the latest acquisition of the Colonialist!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SHE-HULK #7

RAINBOW ROWELL (W) • LUCA MARESCA (A)

Cover by JEN BARTEL

MIRACLEMAN VARIANT COVER BY JEN BARTEL

  • After the earthquake that was SHE-HULK #6, She-Hulk knows she has some work to do and a humdinger of a mystery to solve.
  • You will not be able to predict what she finds.

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

GHOST RIDER #7

BENJAMIN PERCY (W) • CORY SMITH (A)

Cover by KAEL NGU

BEYOND AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

VARIANT COVER BY KAARE ANDREWS

VARIANT COVER BY MARIA WOLF

SHADOW HUNTERS!

There’s a new splinter group within the F.B.I. that is charged with quelling the rise in supernatural activity in the country, and it’s helmed by Agent Talia Warroad, who aims to enlist the dangerous power of the drifter named Johnny Blaze!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

 

JANE FOSTER & THE MIGHTY THOR #5 (OF 5)

TORUNN GRØNBEKK (W) • MICHAEL DOWLING (A) • Cover by RYAN STEGMAN

Variant Cover by PEACH MOMOKO • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

Everything comes to a head in this brilliant and brutal conclusion to Torunn Grønbekk and Michael Dowling’s Jane Foster epic! The puppet master who has been leading all of Asgard’s enemies from the shadows will be revealed…as will the dark secrets of Rúna’s past. With Asgard torn asunder, will Jane and Thor arrive in time to save the Golden Realm from certain destruction?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

GENIS-VELL: CAPTAIN MARVEL #4 (OF 5)

PETER DAVID (W) • JUANAN RAMÍREZ (A)

Cover by MIKE MCKONE

Miracleman Variant Cover by JIM CHEUNG

SHARING SPACE!

  • A bond once forged between GENIS-VELL and RICK JONES forms again!
  • Can the [legal said we can’t use this adjective in conjunction with duo] duo work together to build a new future together?
  • Or is DEATH once again right around the corner for them both?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DEFENDERS: BEYOND #4 (OF 5)

AL EWING (W) • JAVIER RODRÍGUEZ (A/C)

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

On their quest to save reality itself, the Defenders have stared down the Beyonder and survived the scorching flames of the Phoenix, but now Loki and Co. must face their greatest threat yet — themselves! The Defenders find themselves in a plane of possibility, where they are haunted by visions of the lives they wish they could have – if only, the dream weaver warns, they didn’t have the others holding them back! Will they turn against each other? Or accept closing those doors?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

IRON MAN #24

CHRISTOPHER CANTWELL (W) • ANGEL UNZUETA (A) • Cover by ALEX ROSS

Miracleman Variant Cover by ADAM KUBERT

Tony Stark has all but bankrupted himself buying up every dangerous piece of tech he’s chased down on the black market network, dismantling it from the inside. As he and Rhodey lock it all up and plan their next steps, Tony and Riri Williams argue over what to do with the most powerful weapon they’ve recovered…the Mandarin’s rings.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

THE VARIANTS #5 (OF 5)

GAIL SIMONE (W) • PHIL NOTO (A/C)

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

In this heart-stopping conclusion, Jessica discovers who is actually BEHIND the appearance of the VARIANTS who have been ruining her life…but it may be too late to stop them from destroying the Multiverse!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

DAMAGE CONTROL #3 (OF 5)

ADAM F. GOLDBERG & HANS RODIONOFF (W)

NATHAN STOCKMAN (A)

COVER BY PATCH ZIRCHER

VARIANT COVER BY TONY FLEECS

After two disastrous days of office mayhem, Head Intern Bart Rozum decides that he has to find Gus a job outside of the Flatiron Building — so he assigns Gus to the Search and Rescue unit. Bart thinks, if Gus is mostly responding to the scenes of superhuman battles after the fact, how much trouble could he really get in to? Unfortunately, on Gus’ first day with Search and Rescue, the unit is summoned to New Jersey to deal with a giant mutated catfish monster who calls himself Trentonn the Terrible.

ADAM F. GOLDBERG and HANS RODIONOFF write pithy dialogue while NATHAN STOCKMAN adds his visual wizardry to bring you a tale of Catfish Kaiju, Insurance Fraud and Terrigenesis with special appearances from the Black Tarantula, Hammerhead and the God of Thunder himself…the Mighty Thor!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

SAVAGE AVENGERS #6

DAVID PEPOSE (W) • CARLOS MAGNO (A) • Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU

VARIANT COVER BY ALEX HORLEY • GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

ESCAPE FROM NUEVA YORK!

Following their harrowing journey to the Hyborian Age, the Savage Avengers have learned no good deed goes unpunished – not when they’re stranded in the Deathlok-ruled dystopia of 2099! As our shell-shocked heroes are swarmed by cybernetic soldiers, will the PUNISHER 2099 prove to be the Savage Avengers’ salvation…or their ultimate downfall? Everything changes here in the beginning of this action-packed new storyline!

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

MECH STRIKE: MONSTER HUNTERS #5 (OF 5)

Christos Gage (W) • Paco Diaz (A)

Cover by E.J. Su

Variant Cover by SKAN

Doctor Doom has evolved into his final, most monstrous form yet! The Avengers will need an army of allies to face this threat – but will even that be enough to take down giant-size Doom?! It’s armored action on a massive scale for this explosive finale!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

ANT-MAN #4 (OF 4)

AL EWING (W) • TOM REILLY (A/C)

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

Who is the mysterious Ant-Man of the future who the past Ant-Men keep bumping into? Find out here as the Ant-Man of 2549 recruits Hank Pym, Eric O’Grady and Scott Lang to take on a godlike Ultron! Don’t miss this epic anniversary finale as the Ant-Man of past, present and future come together to save the world!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

NEW FANTASTIC FOUR #5 (OF 5)

Peter David (W) • ALAN ROBINSON (A) • Cover by Nick Bradshaw

GAMES VARIANT COVER BY NETEASE

It’s all been leading up to this – the New FF and the original FF team up for a final battle with a mega-sized monstrosity in this action-packed finale! Will anything be left of Vegas – or the world?!–once the dust settles? Plus one last surprise cameo for the road!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

HULK #9

DONNY CATES (W) • RYAN OTTLEY (A/C)

Predator variant COVER by Dale Keown

VARIANT COVER BY DAN PANOSIAN

MIRACLEMAN VARIANT COVER

BY MAHMUD ASRAR

New Arc – “HULK PLANET”!

Thoroughly shaken by his battle with Thor and Titan’s impact on his friends, Bruce Banner decides that his best company is himself – and only himself. As he sets Starship Hulk on a faraway course, he begins to reckon with what it means to be healthy – and encounters an alternative to isolation he’d never thought to dream of. But this alternative begs the question – who exactly is Monolith?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

THOR #28

DONNY CATES (W) • SALVADOR LARROCA (A) Cover by NIC KLEIN

BEYOND AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

VARIANT COVER BY GREG SMALLWOOD

THOR VS. VENOM – ROUND TWO!

Hammer vs. tongue! Thunder vs. symbiote! Golden hair vs. pointy teeth! It’s the epic finale of this dark, twisted team-up between Thor and Venom! How will events from the current VENOM series impact the future of Asgard? Find out here!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

ALIEN #2

PHILLIP KENNEDY JOHNSON (W) • JULIUS OHTA (A) • Cover by BJÖRN BARENDS

Variant Cover by ANDY BRASE • Variant Cover by GARY FRANK

Variant Cover by MARIA WOLF

NOTHING ORGANIC EVER TANGLED WITH US AND WALKED AWAY.

“Steel Team,” the legendary, unkillable Synthetic Special Operations team, has been reactivated. Sent to an abandoned Weyland-Yutani outpost to recover a project that now could save millions, Steal Team is the United Systems’ only hope as they navigate the hellscape that the once-idyllic Tobler-9 has become. Since its mysterious downfall years earlier, Tobler-9 is considered one of the most hostile environments in the known universe, a place where nothing organic could possibly have survived…could it?

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

PREDATOR #3

ED BRISSON (W) • KEV WALKER (A) • Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS  YU

Variant Cover by MARCO MASTRAZZO • Variant cover by BEN HARVEY

Theta is ambushed by a Predator! But is this the Predator that she’s been tracking all these years? And without her weaponry, is she prepared to take it on one-on-one?

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

STAR WARS #28

CHARLES SOULE (W) • ANDRÉS GENOLET (A) • Cover by E.M. GIST

Action Figure Variant Cover by JOHN  TYLER CHRISTOPHER

A NEW HOPE 45TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY GREG LAND

THE CALCULUS OF LOSS!

  • The price of freedom is examined, as the Rebel Alliance comes to understand the true scope of the threat against it.
  • Threepio enters into aggressive negotiations, and Luke Skywalker embarks upon a desperate mission that will test his growing Jedi skills to the limit.

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC #1

CAVAN SCOTT (W) • ARIO ANINDITO (A/C)

Variant Cover by JAN DUURSEMA

Variant Cover by MIKE MCKONE

Variant Cover by PHIL NOTO

A NEW CHAPTER BEGINS FOR STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC!

One hundred and fifty years before the fall of Starlight, another beacon burns bright in the galaxy, a beacon of faith and spirituality. Jedha. The Pilgrim Moon. The Kyber Heart. But tensions are rising in the holy city and dark days are to come.

Jedi Vildar Mac, a Jedi safe and secure in who he is and what he could be, arrives as Jedha’s fragile peace begins to crumble.. But a nightmare awaits…a nameless terror that will become the stuff of legend…

40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd.

STAR WARS: THE MANDALORIAN #4

RODNEY BARNES (W) • GEORGES JEANTY (A) • Cover by PHIL NOTO

Variant Cover by JAN DUURSEMA

Variant Cover by GREG LAND

Variant Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA

Variant Cover by PEACH MOMOKO

Virgin Variant Cover by PEACH MOMOKO

CONCEPT ART VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE

SANCTUARY!

  • After the fall of the Galactic Empire, lawlessness has spread throughout the galaxy.

40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2022 Lucasfilm Ltd.

STAR WARS: DARTH VADER #28

GREG PAK (W) • LUKE ROSS (A)

Cover by RAHZZAH

Variant Cover by ROD REIS

A NEW HOPE 45TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY GREG LAND

THE SHADOW IN THE FIRE!

  • For decades, Sabé, Handmaiden of Padmé, schemed to assassinate Darth Vader, whom she believed murdered her queen.
  • But Sabé has learned Vader’s greatest secret, and now she fights at his side, believing that someday, she may prove there is still good in him.
  • What happens when the Handmaiden finally comes face-to-face with the Emperor, who knows all of her secrets?
  • The Queen’s Shadow enters the crucible! Will Vader let her burn?

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #25

ALYSSA WONG (W) • MINKYU JUNG (A)

Cover by W. SCOTT FORBES

Variant Cover by NATACHA BUSTOS

A NEW HOPE 45TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY GREG LAND

DESOLATION!

  • The SPARK UNDYING lives in DOCTOR APHRA’S body, and as its power grows, so does its hunger!
  • But Aphra’s plotting her own escape…!
  • As everyone flocks to the VERMILLION, their showdown will change everything!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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