In stores right now is the fifth issue in The Stand: American Nightmares arc.Â Things are starting to pick up for the survivors of the Captain Trips virus, and you can get a look at the issue after the jump.
In stores today is the latest installment of Marvel’s adaptation of The Stand.Â Take the jump for a peek, and if it gets you excited, be sure to visit your local comic store to pick up a copy.
“I hear DC has Gotham City Sirens coming out in June…” “Oh yeah?” “Yup.” “I bet we can top ’em with Marvel Divas…” I’m not sure that’s exactly how the conversation went down at Marvel went when this series was dreamed up, but the duo of Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning hype it up on this week’s My Cup of Joe.
The Stand: Captain Trips is over, and it’s time for the survivors begin to adapt to the changes in the world. Marvel is ready to kick off the second chapter of the series with The Stand: American Nightmares #1, that arrives March 11, 2009. The superstar creative team of Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Mike Perkins and Laura Martin, who brought you one of the most critically acclaimed series of last year, The Stand: Captain Trips, reunites to deliver a shocking tale of despair and destruction unlike any other before! The few, brave survivors must adapt to a reality they never thought possible.
Stephen King’s The Stand is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and what better way to celebrate than releasing the series in comic book form.Â Marvel Comics has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of The Stand: Captain Trip #3 that arrives November 12, 2008.
Marvel Comics has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles scheduled to arrive in November 2008. ENDER’S GAME #2 (of 5) Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Pencils & Cover by PASQUAL FERRY Variant Cover by JIMMY CHEUNG Sketch Variant Cover by PASQUAL FERRY Ender arrives at Battle School and finds it a very dangerous place.Â Itâ€™s his first day there, heâ€™s already a target.Â And then thereâ€™s the game.Â Can Ender survive the game and become humanityâ€™s one hope of victory over the Formic aliens?Â Donâ€™t miss the second chapter of Orson Scott Cardâ€™s sci-fi masterpiece! 32
It doesn’t arrive until September, but Marvel has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek at its adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand.Â The first arc follows the first 19 days of the Captain Trips outbreak that kills 99.4% of the population.Â As good as the Dark Tower series was, I think The Stand is going to be the King adaptation everyone will want to read.
Marvel Comics has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in October 2008.Â Take the jump for the complete list including the next installment of Marvel Zombies and more Marvel Apes titles.Â I wonder what would happen if Marvel Apes met the Marvel Zombies?
If you haven’t guessed, Marvel is in the midst of a huge company wide story featuring those wrinkled chin baddies – the Skrulls. Yeah, duh… If you are eager to snag up every single issue, Marvel has sent the cover images of the upcoming tie-in issues for you to check out and possibly drool over.Â All of the issues ship between now and August 13, 2008. Personally, I don’t have the time or money to buy every single tie-in, but I’m thinking of giving that Greg Horn, Ms. Marvel issue a chance.