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Marvel Unveils “Fantastic Four” True Believers For July 2018

The folks over at The House Of Ideas are definitely running with the ball in terms of the “True Believers” one-dollar comic book offerings this year. So far, 2018 has offered up affordable readers that feature classic tales about “Venom”, “Wolverine”, “Avengers” and most recently “Ant-Man and The Wasp”. Now its time to celebrate the return of The Fantastic Four with these specially priced issues. Check out the full press and cover art. I’ll close out with some additional editorial.

The Press Release:
Before Dan Slott and Sara Pichelli take the Fantastic Four on new adventures this August, Marvel invites you to relive some of the First Family’s classic stories with a line of Fantastic Four-themed TRUE BELIEVERS comics, available only at your local comic book shops. Reproducing some of the most iconic Fantastic Four stories of all time at the suggested retail price of $1, TRUE BELIEVERS are perfect for readers new and old. Whether it’s your first time reading these memorable tales or your hundredth – you won’t want to miss this special celebration. Look for your favorites with new and colorful re-printings!

TRUE BELIEVERS: FANTASTIC FOUR #1: Reprinting material from Fantastic Four (1961) #1

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“True Believers: Fantastic Four” #1

TRUE BELIEVERS: FANTASTIC FOUR VS. DOCTOR DOOM #1: Reprinting material from Fantastic Four (1961) #5

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“True Believers: Fantastic Four Vs. Dr. Doom” #1

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Marvel Unveils “Ant-Man & The Wasp” True Believers For June 2018

You’re probably thinking that there have been a LOT of the Marvel Comics “True Believers” titles coming at you fast and furious over the last few months and you would be 100% correct in this assumption. Collector’s have just taken a deep breath after the series of issues that focused on “Wolverine” and before that it was a whole bunch with that Lethal Protector “Venom”. Oh yeah there were also a bunch of “Avengers” themed ones in tandem with the “Avengers: Infinity War” film. Now it’s time to think smaller than ever before because the latest group features “Ant-Man and The Wasp”. A new trailer was released a few weeks ago and we shared it HERE in case you missed it. Now, let’s check out these new “True Believers” titles.

The Press Release:
This summer, the fans can relive some of their favorite Ant-Man/Giant-Man and Wasp classics with a line of Ant-Man themed TRUE BELIEVERS comics, available only at your local comic book shops. Reproducing some of the most iconic Ant-Man/Giant-Man and Wasp stories of all time at the suggested retail price of $1, TRUE BELIEVERS are perfect for readers new and old. Whether it’s your first time reading these memorable tales or your hundredth – you won’t want to miss this special celebration. Look for your favorite classic stories with new and colorful re-printings!

TRUE BELIEVERS: ANT-MAN AND THE WASP – THE BIRTH OF GIANT-MAN 1: Reprinting material from Tales to Astonish (1959) #35, #49

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Marvel Comics Makes May A “Wolverine” True Believers Month

The fine folks at the House Of Ideas over at Marvel Comics really seem to be stepping up their game with the seemingly constant flow of “True Believers” reprints this year. Our focused readers have already seen me laud the “Infinity” related titles on THIS POST and the “Venom” ones on THIS POST and now without a break in the flow, we are getting “10” “Wolverine” issues. There wasn’t a bona fide Press Release to share with you but I do have the issues rundown and the cover art so let’s go.

TRUE BELIEVERS: KITTY PRYDE AND WOLVERINE #1 (Reprinting Kitty Pryde and Wolverine #1)
32 PGS./Rated T …$1.00

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“True Believers: Kitty Pryde and Wolverine” #1

TRUE BELIEVERS: WOLVERINE – SWORD QUEST #1 (Reprinting Wolverine (1988) #1)
32 PGS./Rated T …$1.00

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“True Believers: Wolverine – Sword Quest” #1

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Image Comics Reveals “10” New “Image Firsts” $1 Issues For 2018

Before we begin I have to ask you all a question. Do you have an extra $10 on you? If you answered “Yes” to the question, you’ll want to put it someplace safe in your wallet or purse and make a call to your local comic book retailer and ask them to add the brand-new Image Comics “Image Firsts” one dollar issues to your pull list. Let’s overview the recently issued press about the titles and enjoy the provided images.

The Press Release:
In response to recent feedback from direct market retailers, Image Comics is pleased to announce the expansion of the popular “Image Firsts” editions—printings of the first issues of popular series that only cost $1. Perfect for readers interested in trying out a variety of new series without feeling the effects on their wallet, five popular titles will have their Image First editions brought back to print while seven additional bestselling series will get Image First editions this April. These new releases will be available in stores on Wednesday, April 25th—just in time for retailers to stock up for the influx of new customers on Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 5th.

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“Image Firsts: Afar” #1

AFAR #1 by Leila Del Duca & Kit Seaton: In a fantastical post-industrial desert, 15-year-old Boetema suddenly develops the ability to astral project to other planets while she sleeps. When she accidentally gets a young man hurt on a planet light-years away, she must figure out a way to project back to save him. On her own world, Boetema’s two parents have temporarily left her and her 13-year-old brother, Inotu, to make a living as salt shepherds. Left to their own devices, the two siblings must flee across a dangerous desert when Inotu gets into trouble with a threatening cyborg bodyguard. As Boetema visits amazing planets and encounters vibrant cultures, she must confront her mistakes and learn to trust in Inotu as she navigates her newfound abilities.

CURSE WORDS #1 by Charles Soule & Ryan Browne: A wizard has appeared in present-day New York! His name is Wizord, and he’s here to save us all from dark magical forces bent on our destruction. He’s the best wizard of all time! Or…he’s not, and he’s lying to everyone, and secretly is the dark magical force, but wants to hang out in our world for a while because it’s so much nicer than the hellhole he comes from. Secrets, and spells, and talking koalas—CURSE WORDS is a gonzo dark fantasy from Charles Soule (Daredevil, Letter 44, Star Wars) and Ryan Browne (GOD HATES ASTRONAUTS).
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Marvel’s “True Believers” For April Send You To “Infinity” & Beyond

The folks over at the House Of Ideas have not even given you a breather from the recent crop of “Venom” True Believers titles before hitting us hard with an additional grouping. The “Venom” titles are only a week or so in and should still be available in your participating local comic book retailer. Check out THIS LINK and contact your store if you want to be sure to get them before they run out. Trust me these were awesome and there are still more to come in the month but I digress. Now that the “Avengers: Infinity War” film has been moved up a couple of weeks and will be released at the end of April I present to you the “INFINITY” True Believers issues. Let’s have a look shall we?

TRUE BELIEVERS: THANOS THE FIRST 1: Reprinting Iron Man (1968) #55 and material from Logan’s Run #6 (32 PGS./Rated T …$1.00)

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“True Believers: Thanos The First” #1

TRUE BELIEVERS: AVENGERS VS. THANOS 1: Reprinting Avengers (1963) #125
(32 PGS./Rated T …$1.00)

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“True Believers: Avengers Vs. Thanos” #1

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