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Marvel Announces $1 “True Believers” Reprint Program

If you love comic books AND saving $money$ you’re going to want to read this news from Marvel Comics House Of Ideas.

The Press Release:
What can you get for a dollar? How about the Marvel Universe? Today, Marvel is proud to present TRUE BELIEVERS – a new line of comics debuting exclusively in comic shops this April. Printing the first chapter of popular series for the suggested retail price of $1 – TRUE BELIEVERS is the perfect way for readers interested in trying out some of Marvel’s most popular titles in history without breaking the bank.

Just in time for 2015’s Secret Wars, catch up on some of the most celebrated stories in Marvel history before their appearance in the biggest comic event of 2015! Enter the world of Civil War, Age of Apocalypse, Old Man Logan, Planet Hulk, the critically-acclaimed ICON series Powers and many more with the first chapters of these top-selling collections – each for the suggested retail price of $1!

“These are some of the most popular stories in recent memory,” says Marvel SVP Sales & Marketing David Gabriel. “We’re proud to bring them to fans in a new format that will allow them to sample some of Marvel’s best and brightest gems. Each of these issues are the perfect place to start for fans curious about Miles Morales, the Age of Apocalypse, Civil War and everything in between.”

Your window into the biggest stories in Marvel history costs a buck! Don’t miss these exciting TRUE BELEIVERS issues, on sale throughout the month of April in comic shops!

TRUE BELIEVERS: INFINITY GAUNTLET #1: Reprinting material from INFINITY GAUNTLET #1.

TRUE BELIEVERS: MARVEL ZOMBIES #1: Reprinting MARVEL ZOMBIES #1.

TRUE BELIEVERS: AGE OF APOCALYPSE #1: Reprinting material from X-MEN ALPHA.

TRUE BELIEVERS: CIVIL WAR #1: Reprinting material from CIVIL WAR #1.

TRUE BELIEVERS: PLANET HULK #1: Reprinting INCREDIBLE HULK (2000) #92.

TRUE BELIEVERS: HOUSE OF M #1: Reprinting HOUSE OF M #1.

TRUE BELIEVERS: OLD MAN LOGAN #1: Reprinting WOLVERINE (2003) #66.

TRUE BELIEVERS: ARMOR WARS #1: Reprinting material from IRON MAN (1968) #225.

TRUE BELIEVERS: MILES MORALES #1: Reprinting ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN (2011) #1.

TRUE BELIEVERS: AGE OF ULTRON #1: Reprinting AGE OF ULTRON #1.

POWERS FIRSTS #1: Reprinting POWERS #1.

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PiercingMetal Thoughts: Now this is the kind of coolness that I can get behind because I have been finding that the overall price of a single comic book today is scaring away the younger readers. Instead of purchasing “10” comics, they are more likely to buy a video game and be glued to the television instead of reading. Then there is the hesitation in the parents or guardian from “taking a chance” on seeing if a stack of comics would go over well as a gift because at $2.99 and higher, who wants to spend in hopes that someone will appreciate them. Money is tight for so many of us and this group of reprints will work wonders for the new and curious collector. There are some good ones here for sure and among my favorites are “Infinity Gauntlet”, “X-Men Alpha” and “Ultimate Comics Spider-Man”. Some are curiousities to me as well and titles that I never got around to so I will be reading “Planet Hulk”, “Civil War” and “House Of M” to see if I need to start digging through the back issue boxes or order online from favored retailers. The idea of owning “10” brand new shiny comics for only $10 makes this a must purchase item and even something that I would suggest you order a couple of copies for to do presents with. You’re only setting yourself back $10 which is the price of a single Starbucks Coffee visit nowadays. As I close this one up you can tell me what you think about this program and if you are as psyched about it as we are. Now that we are running a full WordPress shop here at PiercingMetal with all content under the same umbrella, I look forward to more announcements like this one. Take care.

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