Marvel Announced Soclicitations for April 2016

Marvel Announced Soclicitations for April 2016

Marvel announced their Solicitations for April and as the moment we have all been waiting for is here….Black Panter #1. Black Panther is among a few new #1 issues being released in April. Below are some of the highlights of Marvel’s April Release….

A-Force #4

Marvel

a-force #4

G. WILLOW WILSON & KELLY THOMPSON (W) • JORGE MOLINA (A/C)

• Does defeating Antimatter mean the end of Singularity? As Singularity faces Antimatter on her own, prepared to sacrifice her own existence, A-Force rallies behind her. With Tempest Bell’s help, SHE-HULK, CAPTAIN MARVEL, MEDUSA, and NICO MINORU make a final bid to save Singularity from destruction while still saving the world from Antimatter’s ever-growing threat. But every action has a cost, and what will these actions cost A-Force?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Agents of Shield #4

agents of shield 4

MARC GUGGENHEIM (W) • GERMAN PERALTA (A)

Cover by MIKE NORTON

A STANDOFF tie-in!

• The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. take on the New Avengers!

• Plus, the world’s craziest Wolverine cameo continues! • Check out the book that everyone has been raving about!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

All-New, All-Different Avengers #4

All new all diferent 8

MARK WAID (W) • ADAM KUBERT (A)

Cover by ALEX ROSS

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY MIKE MAYHEW

A STANDOFF tie-in!

• Trapped in Pleasant Hill, the Avengers can’t tell the heroes from the villains — and, worse, they don’t even recognize each other! How can the Avengers act like a team when they have no memory of one another?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

All-New Wolverine #7

all new wolverine

Tom Taylor (W) • Marcio Takara (A)

Cover by Bengal

• The battle has been fought, and won—but at what cost? As Laura and Gabby attempt to move on with their lives, Wolverine’s past seems destined to catch up with her, and wreak havoc.

• Logan’s legacy has cast a long shadow, how can Laura hope to step out of it?

32 PGS./Parental Advisory …$3.99

Black Panther #1

Black Panther 1

TA-NEHISI COATES (W) • BRIAN STELFREEZE (A/C)

VARIANT COVER BY ALEX ROSS

VARIANT COVER BY OLIVIER COIPEL

HIP-HOP VARIANT COVER BY BRIAN STELFREEZE

CONNECTING VARIANT COVER A BY SANFORD GREENE

DESIGN VARIANT COVER BY BRIAN STELFREEZE

BLACK PANTHER 50TH ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY FELIPE SMITH

VARIANT COVER BY RYAN SOOK

YOUNG VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG

GAME VARIANT COVER BY KABAM

BLANK COVER ALSO AVAILABLE

A new era for the Black Panther starts here!

Written by MacArthur Genius and National Book Award winner TA-NEHISI COATES (Between the World and Me) and illustrated by living legend BRIAN STELFREEZE, “A Nation Under Our Feet” is a story about dramatic upheaval in Wakanda and the Black Panther’s struggle to do right by his people as their ruler. The indomitable will of Wakanda — the famed African nation known for its vast wealth, advanced technology and warrior traditions — has long been reflected in the will of its monarchs, the Black Panthers. But now the current Black Panther, T’Challa, finds that will tested by a superhuman terrorist group called The People that has sparked a violent uprising among the citizens of Wakanda. T’Challa knows the country must change to survive — the question is, will the Black Panther survive the change?

40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

Black Widow #2

black widow 2

Chris Samnee & Mark Waid (W) • CHRIS SAMNEE (A/C)

Variant Cover by ANNIE WU

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA

IT’S S.H.I.E.L.D.’s FUNERAL

• As S.H.I.E.L.D.’s top brass gather to bury one of their own, they make an attractive target.

• Lucky for Maria Hill, the agency’s persona non grata, Black Widow, is still watching over them.

• But that could mean Natasha will have a hard time watching her own back!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Captain America: Road To War #1

Captain America Art of War #1

WILL CORONA PILGRIM (W) • ANDREA DI VITO (A) COVER BY RON LIM

VARIANT COVER BY FRANCESCO MATTINA

VARIANT COVER BY TBA

• CAPTAIN AMERICA and BLACK WIDOW must train the new Avengers recruits to work together as a team.

• Their first mission: stop the giant robot, ULTIMO!

• Featuring SCARLET WITCH, VISION, FALCON and WAR MACHINE!

• Bonus TALES OF SUSPENSE #58 included.

48 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$4.99

Captain America Sam Wilson #8

Captain america sam wilson

NICK SPENCER (W) • PAUL RENAUD (A/C)

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA

A STANDOFF tie-in!

• Captain America Unite! Sam Wilson, Steve Rogers, and Bucky Barnes team up for a heroic stand against the evil that lurks in Pleasant Hill.

• Continues the blockbuster spring Avengers event, STANDOFF!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Darth Vader #19

darth vader

KIERON GILLEN (W) • SALVADOR LARROCA (A)

COVER BY MARK BROOKS

• The SHU-TORUN WAR concludes!

• Will Vader bring the Ore Barons in line?

• Or will Cylo and his warriors show the Dark Lord how it’s done?

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2015 Lucasfilm Ltd.

Deadpool

deadpool

JOE KELLY (W) •ED MCGUINNESS (A/C)

• Double date, Deadpool style!

• Spider-Man finally agrees to hang out with Deadpool outside of adventures, but he might regret it when he discovers that his date is a friend of Deadpool’s wife, Shiklah, demon queen of Monster Metropolis.

• Who’s Deadpool’s date? Guest-star THOR!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Dr. Strange: Last Days of Magic #1

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JASON AARON, GERRY DUGGAN & JAMES ROBINSON (W)

MIKE PERKINS, DANILO BEYRUTH and AFU CHAN (A)

Cover by MIKE PERKINS

VARIANT COVER BY KEVIN MAGUIRE

VARIANT COVER BY SHANE DAVIS

This companion to the “LAST DAYS OF MAGIC” epic! THE EMPIRIKUL, led by The Imperator, are destroying all magic and magic users in the Marvel Universe. Jason Aaron brings you Doctor Strange and Wong’s secret history and the ultimate sacrifice that Wong makes! Gerry Duggan shows Brother Voodoo’s stand against the evil magic-eaters. James Robinson introduces a new magic figure in the Marvel U just in time for her last stand!

56 PGS./ONE-SHOT/Rated T+ …$5.99

Drax #6

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C.M. PUNK & CULLEN BUNN (W) • SCOTT HEPBURN (A/C)

CLASSIC VARIANT COVER BY TBA

STORY THUS FAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA

“THE CHILDREN’S CRUSADE” STARTS NOW!

Annihilus. Ultron. Fin Fang Foom. They were all pieces of cake. Now, Drax prepares to take on the toughest challenge of his life… a gaggle of (partially traumatized) alien children who need to get back to their home planets. Don’t worry! Drax will find other stuff to destroy. Like maybe…nap times? Homework? Poo poo diapies?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Gwenpool #1

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CHRISTOPHER HASTINGS (W) • GURIHIRU (A/C)

VARIANT COVER BY FRANCISCO HERRERA

VARIANT COVER BY STACEY LEE

hip-hop variant COVER by WOO DAE SHIM

YOUNG VARIANT COVER BY SKOTTIE YOUNG

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

VARIANT COVER BY TBA

BLANK COVER ALSO AVAILABLE

2015’s overnight internet sensation takes center stage in her own ongoing series! Gwen Poole used to be a comic book reader just like you…until she woke up in a world where the characters she read about seemed to be real! But they can’t be, right? This must all be fake, or a dream or something, right? And you know what that means…NO CONSEQUENCES! Could Gwenpool truly be Marvel’s least responsible and least role-modely character to date? She can if she tries!

40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

Howard The Duck #6

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CHIP ZDARSKY & RYAN NORTH (W) • JOE QUINONES & ERICA HENDERSON (A/C)

VARIANT COVER BY JOE QUINONES & PAOLO RIVERA

CONNECTING VARIANT COVER B BY TRADD MOORE

THE CONCLUSION OF “ANIMAL HOUSE,” A CROSSOVER WITH THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL!

• WATCH! Howard show Squirrel Girl how to be a REAL hero for a change, for which she is eternally grateful!

• LEARN! what happened in last month’s UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #6 from the recap page!

• LISTEN! to a nice audio file of nature sounds made by Chip & Ryan while you read this VERY good story!

• LOVE! all the guest stars! Like one of the blue guys from X-MEN! And a pretty cool van!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

International Iron-Man #2

international iron man 2

BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • ALEX MALEEV (A/C)

Variant Cover by Kamome Shirahama

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA

• The mystery of Tony’s real parents reveals some truths behind the history of the Marvel Universe that have been kept hidden for decades.

• Can Tony unravel the mystery before deadly history repeats itself?

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Invincible Iron-Man #8

Invincible Iron Man 8

BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • MIKE DEODATO (A/C)

“THE WAR MACHINES” PART 3!

• Spider-Man, War Machine and Iron Man team up to stop a brand new threat to the Marvel Universe… like only they can. All this plus more hints to next summer’s insane Marvel blockbuster event.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Moon Knight #1

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JEFF LEMIRE (W) • GREG SMALLWOOD (A/C)

Variant Cover by ERIC POWELL

Hip-hop variant cover by RICARDO LOPEZ ORTIZ

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

THE BOOK YOU’D BE INSANE TO MISS!

Marc Spector (a.k.a. Moon Knight/Jake Lockley/Steven Grant) has been fighting criminals and keeping New York City safe for years… or has he? When he wakes up in an insane asylum with no powers and a lifetime’s worth of medical records, his whole identity (indentities) are called into question. Something is wrong, but is that something Marc Spector himself? Jeff Lemire (EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN) and rising star Greg Smallwood are calling everything you know about Moon Knight into question.

40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99

Ms. Marvel #6

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G. WILLOW WILSON (W) • Nico Leon (A)

Cover by David Lopez

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY TBA

• A problem of plenty becomes a problem of many as the Kamala Khan doppelgangers get out of control.

• Kamala always wanted to be the biggest super hero there ever was… but she didn’t mean it literally!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Power Man and Iron First #3

powerman and iron fist

DAVID WALKER (W) • SANFORD GREENE (A/C)

Variant COVER by KERON GRANT

BROMANCING THE STONE!

• POWER MAN and IRON FIST are swimming through New York City’s currents of crime trying to retrieve the SUPERSOUL STONE. Beware the underworld undertow!

• Meanwhile, JENNIE and BLACK MARIAH’s nefarious plans begin to bear fruit.

• With a magic-fueled crisis at its tipping point and all of New York hanging in the balance it’s the perfect atmosphere to rekindle a smoldering friendship, so GET IT TOGETHER ALREADY, LUKE AND DANNY!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Silk #7

Silk 7

ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) • TANA FORD (A)

COVER BY YASMINE PUTRI

VARIANT COVER BY HELEN CHEN

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

CONNECTING VARIANT COVER C BY J. SCOTT CAMPBELL

SPIDER-WOMEN, PART 3!

• Silk comes face-to-face with the Earth-65 Cindy Moon and her family.

• That’s not all she finds digging into S.I.L.K., and her discoveries change everything about this event!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Spider-Man #3

spider-man 3

BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • SARA PICHELLI (A/C)

VARIANT COVER BY TBA

CIVIL WAR VARIANT COVER BY MIKE PERKINS

• Miles finds himself face-to-face with his toughest villain yet- HIS GRANDMOTHER!!!

• And an Avengers-study session (date?) with Ms. Marvel goes horribly wrong!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Spider-Woman Alpha #1

spider-woman alpha 1

Story by JASON LATOUR, DENNIS HOPELESS & ROBBIE THOMPSON

ROBBIE THOMPSON (W) • VANESA DEL REY (A)

Cover by YASMINE PUTRI

CONNECTING VARIANT COVER A BY J. SCOTT CAMPBELL

VARIANT COVER BY STACEY LEE

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

SPIDER-WOMEN PART 1!

The Spider-Event of 2016 is here, bringing SPIDER-GWEN, SILK and SPIDER-WOMAN together for a story too big for any one of their books! Spider-Woman is taking a mentor-role with Silk and Spider-Gwen, and the three spider-heroes take a brunch break on Gwen’s Earth-65. But when the nefarious spy organization S.I.L.K. and their leader (Earth-65’s Cindy Moon) notice the interdimensional interlopers, all of Jessica Drew’s plans go wrong.

40 PGS./One-Shot/Rated T+ …$4.99

Spider-Man & Deadpool #4

spiderman:deadpool

JOE KELLY (W) •ED MCGUINNESS (A/C)

• Double date, Deadpool style!

• Spider-Man finally agrees to hang out with Deadpool outside of adventures, but he might regret it when he discovers that his date is a friend of Deadpool’s wife, Shiklah, demon queen of Monster Metropolis.

• Who’s Deadpool’s date? Guest-star THOR!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

Star Wars: Poe Dameron #1

Star wars poe dameron

CHARLES SOULE (W) • PHIL NOTO (A/C)

VARIANT SKETCH COVER BY PHIL NOTO

DESIGN VARIANT COVER BY PHIL NOTO

VARIANT COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY

VARIANT SKETCH COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

BB-8 VARIANT COVER BY Joe Quinones

PARTY VARIANT COVER BY TBA

PARTY SKETCH VARIANT COVER BY TBA

BLANK COVER ALSO AVAILABLE

MOVIE PHOTO VARIANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE

AN ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES SPINNING OUT OF STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS!

Poe Dameron, former Republic flyer turned Resistance fighter, is the best pilot in the galaxy. Hand-picked for the resistance by General Leia Organa to lead a squadron on a top secret and vital mission…Poe sets off investigating sites of historical importance to the Force. Revealing backstory leading directly into the holidays’ greatest adventure, follow Poe and his X-Wing squadron on covert missions against the First Order brought to you by writer Charles Soule (Star Wars: Lando, Daredevil) and artist Phil Noto (Star Wars: Chewbacca, Black Widow)!

40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99

Star Wars #18

star wars

JASON AARON (W) • LEINIL FRANCIS YU (A/C)

VARIANT SKETCH COVER BY LEINEL FRANCIS YU

ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

• With the Rebel base completely overtaken, our only hope is…

• …Leia…Sana…and APHRA?!?

• Can they save the Imperial prisoners? Do they want to?

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

Star Wars © Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM. All rights reserved. Used under authorization. Text and illustrations for Star Wars are © 2015 Lucasfilm Ltd.

The Ultimates #6

the ultimates 6

AL EWING (W) • CHRISTIAN WARD (A)

COVER BY KENNETH ROCAFORT

VARIANT COVER BY CHRISTIAN WARD

• Once he was the Devourer of Worlds — but now, at long last, his endless hunger has been cured.

• But is there a hidden price? What does it mean to wring new life from death? What does it mean to be…Galactus?

• Special guest artist Christian Ward (ODY-C) takes us into the life of the Lifebringer — for the most cosmic issue yet!

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

The Vision #2

the vision 6

TOM KING (W) • GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTA (A)

Cover by MARCO D’ALFONSO

• The book everyone is talking about.

• The first arc of this acclaimed series comes to its frightening climax. The bodies will not stay buried. The truth will not remain hidden. And The Vision will never be the same.

32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99

X-Men 92 #

x-men 92

CHRIS SIMS & CHAD BOWERS (W) •ALTI FIRMANSYAH (A)

Cover by DAVID NAKAYAMA

VARIANT COVER BY TBA

• PONDER: The machinations of the Fenris Twins!

• FEAR: The terror of Alpha Red!

• RELISH: The X-Men of the ’90s, back in action!

32 PGS./Rated T …$3.99

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