Marvel Comics News 10/26 – 10/30, 2015

This last week of Marvel Comics news saw a lot of space comics announcements.  Venom, Star Lord, and Guardians of Infinity all get a new series.  In addition, two of the mainstays get a new outlook on life: Iron Man and Hulk.  Hulk has a new human form, and Iron Man goes international with Dr. Doom!?  Rounding out the news are looks at Spidey, Ms. Marvel, Inhumans, Punisher, a Daredevil Graphic Audio, and Red Wolf.

MARVEL COMICS PRESENTS INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #1

Iron Man goes global from Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev

 

All-new series to be translated to reflect the languages of select countries worldwide

                                                                                                              

New York, NY — October 26th, 2015 — In 2016, Tony Stark is establishing the entire world his base of operations and taking Iron Man internationally with the help of Brian Michael Bendis (Invincible Iron Man, Daredevil, Guardians of the Galaxy) and Alex Maleev (Daredevil, Moon Knight) in the all-new Marvel series, INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN.

 

As technology and globalization continue to reduce the size of the world stage, Marvel continues to reflect the world outside our windows and brings the “Golden Avenger” to defend the globe.  “I think we all, no matter where we are in our lives, feel that the world has gotten much smaller,” said Bendis while speaking with Entertainment Weekly. “We can all reach out to each other no matter where we are in the world. We feel each other’s pains and victories. I think for Tony it’s like that times 100. He’s much more aware of the global situation and how a big fight with Galactus in New York would affect things in other parts of the world.”

 

Tony Stark is a futurist. He anticipates threats to come and plans for them. That mentality is what leads Tony to take Iron Man out of New York and proactively taking on threats across the globe.  “If I was a villain, New York is the last place I’d attack, because you know, just by math, there are 700 superheroes in a 17-block radius. I’d go anywhere else,” explains Bendis. “We’ll be dealing with some of the criminals in the Marvel Universe who are smart enough to put that together in their head finally. Tony’s gonna be racing to help people that don’t necessarily always get the attention of the Marvel superheroes.”

 

Accompanying Iron Man on his new global – an unlikely partner who knows everything there is to know about the dark underbelly of the Marvel Universe – Doctor Doom! “Doom knows where the bodies are buried…he knows a lot of stuff that Tony doesn’t know.”

 

Additionally, not only will Iron Man reach out worldwide, but so will the actual published comic book. Working with a number of Marvel licensees, INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN will be translated into the respected languages of 25 different countries and will be printed for over 40 different countries in English.

 

Strap in and suit up, True Believers. Coming in early 2016, Bendis and Maleev reunite for an armored adventure that establishes Iron Man as global advisory for all of those who stand against him in the Marvel Universe. Don’t miss the blockbuster INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #1!

 

INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #1

Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS

Art & Cover by ALEX MALEEV

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Amadeus Cho Hulks Out in THE TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 28th, 2015 – Strap in, hold on and Hulk out True Believer. It’s time for a new Jade Giant for a new Marvel Universe. Amadeus Cho is here, and he’s throwing a gamma punch in your face this December in THE TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1 –  the explosive new series from writer Greg Pak and artist Frank Cho! A 19-year old boy genius is now the strongest being in the Marvel Universe. What could possibly go wrong? The mystery behind the Hulk’s new identity may have been revealed. But the questions don’t stop there. How did he come to be? What happened to Bruce Banner in the previous eight months. All will be revealed. But first – prepare for a completely different kind of Hulk. Not tormented. Not conflicted. Just a giant green wrecking machine who loves being the Hulk!

 

Now is the time to jump on board the series that already has the world talking. Big heart, big action and high stakes await Amadeus Cho on his very first Hulk adventure. Believe us, you’ve never seen a Hulk like this before and it’s going to be TOTALLY AWESOME. Be there as Amadeus’ exciting journey begins in THE TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1 (OCT150741)

Written by GREG PAK
Art & Cover by FRANK CHO

Variant Covers by FRANK CHO (OCT150742) and WOO CHUL LEE (OCT150743)

Hip-Hop Variant by MAHMUD ASRAR (OCT150744)
Action Figure Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (
OCT150745)
Marvel ’92 Variant by DALE KEOWN (
OCT150746)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 12/02/15

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A Star(-Lord) is born in STAR-LORD #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 26th, 2015 — The child of a doomed romance between a Human and a Spartax. The man who would become the leader of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Before there was the Star-Lord, there was Peter Quill, and his story will finally be told this November in STAR-LORD #1 – the brand new ongoing series from blockbuster writer Sam Humphries (Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex) and artist Javier Garron (Inferno, Cyclops)! After that tragic day his mother was taken from him but before his spacefaring adventures, Peter was…an astronaut?! Or at least, he wanted to be. His mission: get revenge for the death of his mother! But as NASA’s biggest burn-out, it looked like the once and future Star-Lord would remain eternally grounded on Earth. But with a burning desire for vengeance and expert knowledge of spaceships – nothing will stop him from reaching the stars. This November, witness the origin of Marvel’s scoundrel of the spaceways in the can’t miss STAR-LORD #1!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

STAR-LORD #1 (SEP150682)

Written by SAM HUMPHRIES

Art by JAVIER GARRON

Cover by DAVE JOHNSON

Variant Cover by YASMINE PUTRI (SEP150683)
Hip-Hop Variant by TRADD MOORE (
SEP150684)

Movie Photo Variant Also Available (SEP150685)

FOC – 10/19/15, On-Sale – 11/11/15

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Generations Collide in Your New Look at GUARDIANS OF INFINITY #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 28th, 2015 — This December, the infinite expanse of space and time will give way, and three eras of heroes will collide! Today, Marvel is pleased to present a look inside GUARDIANS OF INFINITY #1 – the electrifying first issue! First up, fan-favorite creators Dan Abnett and Carlo Barberi take you on an explosive thrill ride that will answer the question – who are the Guardians 1000?! Rocket Raccoon, Groot and Drax now find themselves face to face with Guardians of the Galaxy past and future. Time to find out if the galaxy is big enough for three teams of Guardians! Plus, don’t miss an epic back-up story from Jason Latour (Spider-Gwen) and Jim Cheung (New Avengers) as Ben Grimm and Rocket Raccoon find themselves stranded on a planet where culture is based on Earth-style professional wrestling! Time for the bruiser from Yancy Street and the Guardian’s own ferocious furball to show the galaxy what they’ve got. Be there this December for the explosive debut of GUARDIANS OF INFINITY #1!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

GUARDIANS OF INFINITY #1 (OCT150747)

Written by DAN ABNETT & JASON LATOUR

Art by CARLO BARBERI & JIM CHEUNG
Cover by JIM CHEUNG

Variant Cover by CARLO BARBERI (OCT150748)
Hip-Hop Variant by MARCO RUDY (
OCT150749)

Marvel ’92 Variant by RON LIM (OCT150750)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 12/02/15

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High Adventure in Deep Space in VENOM: SPACE KNIGHT #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 29th, 2015 — Flash Thompson is a lot of things. Soldier. Veteran. Double amputee. Host to a powerful alien symbiote. Guardians of the galaxy. Spider-Man’s biggest fan. But now, apart from his fellow guardians, he’s going solo for a brand new ongoing series in VENOM: SPACE KNIGHT #1! From creators Robbie Thompson and Ariel Olivetti comes a tale of action, adventure and alien intrigue. Now an ambassador of Earth and an Agent of the Cosmos – Flash Thompson is getting to be the one thing he always wanted. A BIG. DAMN. HERO. Strap in, hold on and blast off – you won’t want to miss the start of a brand-new adventure as Venom swashbuckles across the universe in VENOM: SPACE KNIGHT #1 this November!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

VENOM: SPACE KNIGHT #1 (SEP150686)

Written by ROBBIE THOMPSON

Art & Cover by ARIEL OLIVETTI
Variant Covers by MIKE DEODATO (
SEP150687)

And RON LIM (SEP150690)

Action Figure Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (SEP150689)

Hip-Hop Variant by MIKE CHOI (SEP150688)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 11/25/15

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Locked and (Re)Loaded in THE PUNISHER #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 27th, 2015 —The one man war on crime is reforged, reloaded and re-energized in 2016! Frank Castle is back to terrorize the underworld of the Marvel Universe once more in THE PUNISHER #1! From rising star writer Becky Cloonan (Gotham Academy, Southern Cross) and legendary Punisher artist Steve Dillon comes a new beginning for Frank, and an ending for anyone who stands in his way.

 

A routine drug bust on the streets of New York City turns out to be anything but. There’s a new drug hitting the streets. One that has the ability to create unstable super soldiers. As the threads begin to pull loose, the man behind the drug’s startling connection to The Punisher is revealed: An old associate from Frank’s military days! But as he follows the trail of drugs and digs deeper and deeper into the Northeast’s heart of darkness – it’ll be a fight for sanity and survival.

                                                                                                                                                                 

“I try and look for outside inspiration in everything I do, and this Punisher series is no different,” says writer Becky Cloonan, discussing her take on the series with Marvel.com. “My goal is to present a new take on Frank Castle but still have him ring true to the character.”

                                                                                                                                                        

Mobsters, villains and drug runners beware. Frank Castle is back…and he’s coming for you. Be there as a new war on crime is waged in the new Marvel Universe next year when Cloonan & Dillon bring you THE PUNISHER #1!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

THE PUNISHER #1

Written by BECKY CLOONAN
Art by STEVE DILLON
Variant Cover by ALEX MALEEV

Coming in 2016!

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The Hit Series Returns! Your New Look at MS. MARVEL #1!
The Worldwide Sensation Is Back This November!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 26th, 2015 — The internationally-beloved, award-winning, butt-kicking, smack talking, most adorable super hero makes her triumphant return! Time to hop on board the book that has the world talking…Ms. Marvel is back! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your new look inside the oversized MS. MARVEL #1! Writer G. Willow Wilson alongside artists Takeshi Miyazawa & Adrian Alphona return to chronicle the ongoing adventures of Kamala Khan! Did we mention she’s an Avenger now? Yup, the dream has become a reality. She’s gone toe-to-toe with the best of the best, but will being one of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes be everything she hoped for? Is being a celebrity hero as wonderful as Kamala had hoped? Find out in the electrifying first issue this November in MS. MARVEL #1! Buckle up Kamala Korps – it’s going to be a wild ride.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

MS. MARVEL #1 (SEP150749)           

Written by G. WILLOW WILSON
Art by TAKESHI MIYAZAWA & ADRIAN ALPHONA
Cover by CLIFF CHIANG
Variant Cover by SARA PICHELLI (
SEP150751)

Action Figure Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (SEP150752)

Hip-Hop Variant by JENNY FRISSON (SEP150750)
Cosplay Variant by SONI BALESTIER (
SEP150753)

FOC – 10/26/15, On-Sale – 11/18/15

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New Team. New Mission. Your First Look at ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 29th, 2015 — She is Inhuman royalty. She’s been an Avenger, served alongside the Fantastic Four and the X-Men. She is Crystal…and this December she steps into her new role for a new Marvel Universe in ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1! Writers James Asmus and Charles Soule join forces with artist Stefano Caselli to expand the world of the Inhumans across globe!

 

Part diplomatic emissaries, part covert strike team, Crystal and her team have a new mission: protect their growing race by any means necessary! As the Terrigen Cloud rips across the planet, leaving new Inhumans in its wake – Crystal, Gorgon, Flint, Naja and Grid travel the world in search of Inhumans in need, and pursue those would harm them. But as mysterious obelisks called Skyspears begin to appear across the globe, they could have cataclysmic and dangerous consequences for their race.

 

Big super hero action meets Inhuman intrigue this December as Crystal and her team uncover a new side of the Marvel Universe in ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

ALL-NEW INHUMANS #1 (OCT150761)

Written by JAMES ASMUS & CHARLES SOULE
Art & Cover by STEFANO CASELLI

Variant Cover by STEFANO CASELLI (OCT150762)

Connecting Variant D by JIM CHEUNG (OCT150763)

Hip Hop Variant by MARCO D’ALFONSO (OCT150764)

Action Figure 2-Pack Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (OCT150765)

Cosplay Variant by YAYA HAN (OCT150766)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 12/02/15

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Sentinel of the Southwest – Your First Look at RED WOLF #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 27th, 2015 — The Marvel Universe’s American Southwest has a hero to call its own! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look inside RED WOLF #1 – the brand new ongoing series from writer Nathan Edmondson (Black Widow), artist Dalibor Talajic (Master of Kung Fu) and cover artist/series consultant Jeffrey Veregge! The frontier boomtown of Timely has more than its share of scoundrels, and it’ll take a hero to keep them in line. A hero named Red Wolf – the Cheyenne who crossed the desert and stood up to Mayor Wilson Fisk and stood shoulder-to-shoulder with the fallen Sheriff Steve Rogers. But that’s all in the past. Following the events of Secret Wars, he’ll find his boots firmly transplanted into the Marvel Universe. In a world chock full of super powered heroes—and villains – Red Wolf is going to need all his wits and both his fists to serve and protect.

 

This December, the tale of how Red Wolf won the West begins in 1872, but his journey will take him farther than you ever thought possible. Don’t miss the bombastic debut when RED WOLF #1 comes to comic shops and digital devices!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

RED WOLF #1 (OCT150774)

Written by NATHAN EDMONDSON
Art by DALIBOR TALAJIC

Cover by JEFFREY VEREGGE
Variant Covers by DALE KEOWN (
OCT150775) and SKOTTIE YOUNG (OCT150777)
Action Figure Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (
OCT150778)
Hip-Hop Variant by MIKE DEL MUNDO (
OCT150776)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 12/02/15

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Before He Was Amazing – Your New Look at SPIDEY #1!

                                                                                                                                                                           

New York, NY—October 29th, 2015 — Today, he’s the world’s greatest super hero. But long before he swung from rooftops as the Amazing Spider-Man, he was a super powered teenager who knew that “with great power must also come great responsibility.” Today, Marvel is pleased to present your new look inside SPIDEY #1 – the new ongoing series from fan-favorite writer Robbie Thompson (Silk, Venom: Space Knight) and blockbuster artist Nick Bradshaw (Wolverine and the X-Men, Guardians of the Galaxy)! Class is in session as these two explosive creators take Peter back to school for a classic and iconic take on the Spider-Man mythology. Familiar faces and characters populate Peter Parker’s world as he balances his double life as high school student and the high-flying, web-swinging new hero Spider-Man!

 

Don’t miss one moment of the action as Thompson and Bradshaw spin a legend of their own in the bombastic debut of SPIDEY #1 – coming to comic shops and digital devices later this December!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

SPIDEY #1 (OCT150779)

Written by ROBBIE THOMPSON

Art & Cover by NICK BRADSHAW

Variant Covers by HUMBERTO RAMOS (OCT150780)

And SKOTTIE YOUNG (OCT150782)

Hip-Hop Variant by GYIMAH GARIBA (OCT150781)

FOC – 11/02/15, On-Sale – 12/02/15

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GraphicAudio® A Movie in Your Mind® Presents Marvel’s DAREDEVIL: GUARDIAN DEVIL

 

New York, NY, October 27, 2015 – GraphicAudio® strikes again, adapting MARVEL’s Graphic Novel DAREDEVIL: GUARDIAN DEVIL directly from the comics and bringing it to their unique audio entertainment format.   Full cast, cinematic music, digital sound FX.

 

Available for immediate download at www.GraphicAudio.net/Marvel

    

Have a listen to the Trailer Clip – https://youtu.be/OV1E7WRSPp4

 

Listen to a Sample Scene:  https://youtu.be/3eQIrGqCRNo

 

Experience the dark and gritty side of the Marvel Universe and hear the story taken directly from the comic pages of acclaimed independent filmmaker Kevin Smith’s original Graphic Novel.  DAREDEVIL: GUARDIAN DEVIL is a grim heart-stopping adventure through the tortured soul of Matthew Murdock as he struggles for redemption in the dark heart of Hell’s Kitchen.

 

DAREDEVIL:  GUARDIAN DEVIL is available at www.GraphicAudio.net/Marvel  and via the FREE GraphicAudio Access™ Mobile App which allows customers to directly download titles on their Android or iOS smartphones and tablets.

 

Order DAREDEVIL: GUARDIAN DEVIL at www.GraphicAudio.net/Marvel  today.  CD formats and Marvel TPBs also available at comic shops and bookstores near you!

 

Marvel’s DAREDEVIL: GUARDIAN DEVIL prose novel available at:  http://tinyurl.com/pllus84

             

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About GraphicAudio® A Movie in Your Mind®:

An imprint of The Cutting Corporation, since 2004, GraphicAudio® has published approximately 1000 titles and 65 different series in their GraphicAudio® A Movie in Your Mind® audiobook entertainment format.  For more information visit: graphicaudio.net

 

About Marvel Entertainment:

Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of more than 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy-five years.  Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.  For more information visit marvel.com.

© 2015 MARVEL

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About the Author:

Murray the Bellhop covers Knott’s Berry Farm, Marvel, and also helps with DAPs Magic’s Disneyland coverage. He also hosts DAPscast and helps produce Geeks Corner.

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