Marvel July Solicitations
Five solicitations for July courtesy of Newsarama and CBR.
THOR #603 Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI Pencils and Cover by MARKO DJURDJEVIC The people of Asgard are fractured, as Loki’s scheming plans start to bear poisonous fruit. In Latveria, Balder and his loyal followers have a home at the tender mercies of Victor Von Doom. Out in the wide open world, Thor and his followers in exile roam without a country. As Loki puts the final calculated moves in play...will the spirit of Asgard itself be destroyed? Don't miss the critically acclaimed, fan-favorite, multiple-Eisner-nominated THOR! 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$3.99
THOR & HERCULES: ENCYCLOPAEDIA MYTHOLOGICA Written by ANTHONY FLAMINI, FRED VAN LENTE, PAUL CORNELL & GREG PAK Cover by MICO SUAYAN For the first time ever — all of Marvel's mighty pantheons, all in one handbook! Thor and Hercules aren't the only gods in town, as the ENCYCLOPAEDIA MYTHOLOGICA spotlights everything from Aztecs to Zoroaster! Brush up on the eternal rivalry between the Green Knight and the Red Lord! Meet Anitun and the Diwatas, the gods of the Philippines! Learn the dark origin of Mikaboshi, the Shinto god of evil! Explore the mystical dimension of Otherworld! Plus: Panther Gods, Lion Gods and Snowbirds! 64 PGS./Rated T+ ...$4.99
CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND MI13 #15 Written by PAUL CORNELL Penciled by LEONARD KIRK Cover by MICO SUAYAN “VAMPIRE STATE” The final battle with Dracula is here! Can what’s left of MI13 possibly defeat the most brilliant military strategist alive (or at least undead)? Who is Gloriana and what role does Dr. Doom play in this whole thing? Do not miss this cataclysmic conclusion! Part 6 (of 6) 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99
DARK X-MEN: THE BEGINNING #1 & 2 (of 3) Written by PAUL CORNELL, JAMES ASMUS & OTHERS Penciled by HUMBERTO RAMOS & OTHERS Covers by JAE LEE 60s DECADE VARIANT by TBA UTOPIA TIE-IN Who are the Dark X-Men and how did they come to be? FIND OUT HERE! Each issue has 3 11-page stories, each dedicated to one of the Dark X-Men and how they came to be part of the team. This first two issues focus on Emma Frost, Mimic, Cloak & Dagger, Daken, Weapon X and Dark Beast! 40 PGS.(each)/Rated A $3.99 (each)
UNCANNY X-MEN #513 Written by MATT FRACTION Pencils & Cover by TERRY DODSON Variant Cover by SIMONE BIANCHI "UTOPIA: CHAPTER 2" WHO ARE THE DARK X-MEN? He has his own Avengers team and now Norman Osborn has his own X-Men team. The other shoe has finally dropped and Emma Frost has betrayed Cyclops and the rest of the X-Men. And that's just one of the huge surprises in "UTOPIA". Is that Namor? Cloak and Dagger? Professor X?! The thing that you aren't ready for is that Osborn is right. 32 PGS./Rated T+ $3.99