The Marvel Graphic Novel Collection Volumes 1-4
Oct 21, 2011
Spider-Man, Thor, Iron Man, Wolverine, Captain America, The Avengers and all of Marvel's greatest superheroes star in this definitive collector's series of graphic novels. Each special edition, hard back book includes special content such as exclusive interviews with the authors and illustrators, character timelines, artist’s sketches and much more! The collection's spines when joined together feature a stunning Gabrielle Dell’ Otto image featuring the Marvel Universe’s greatest characters in the artist’s breathtaking style! Published fortnightly.
Volume 1: The Amazing Spider-Man – Coming Home HC
by J. Michael Straczynski and John Romita Jr.
Offered at an introductory price of £2.99! Throughout his life, Peter Parker has often felt alone. When he first discovered his spider-like abilities (after being bitten by a radioactive spider), he kept them secret. His attempts to exploit them for profit resulted in his Uncle Ben’s murder. It seemed as though no one understood the difficult balance between mortal and hero. Until now, that is. A mysterious figure appears suddenly, exhibiting similar powers to Peter. Who is this mystery man? Who are the people he represents? And what is this ancient evil that has arrived in America in search of Peter? Collecting Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 2) #30-35.
Volume 2: Uncanny X-Men – The Dark Phoenix Saga HC
by Chris Claremont and John Byrne
Offered at an introductory price of £6.99! Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the most shocking struggle they would ever face. One of their own members, Jean Grey, has gained power beyond all comprehension, and that power has corrupted her absolutely! Now they must decide if the life of the woman they cherish is worth the existence of the entire universe! Collecting Uncanny X-Men #129-137.
Volume 3: Iron Man – Extremis HC
by Warren Ellis and Adi Granov
It’s the beginning of a new era for Iron Man as renowned scribe Warren Ellis joins forces with artist Adi Granov to redefine the armored Avenger’s world for the 21st century – a landscape of terrifying new technologies that threaten to overwhelm fragile mankind! What is Extremis, who has unleashed it, and what does its emergence portend for the world? Collecting Iron Man (Vol. 4) #1-6.
Volume 4: The Ultimates – Super Human HC
by Mark Millar and Bryan Hitch
General Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. is tasked with the job of creating a lethal army of government sponsored metahumans to ally public fears about the rise of mutant beings with incredible powers threatening the peace. The team he recruits includes Iron Man, Giant-Man, the Wasp, the Hulk, Captain America and a somewhat reluctant Thor. However the plan goes awry when the Hulk goes on a bloody rampage and the Ultimates are tested to the limit. Collecting The Ultimates #1-6.
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