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AVENGERS ACADEMY        AVENGERS INITIATIVE
Avengers: The Initiative Comics
Avengers Academy TPB Volume 1: Permanent Record
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by MIKE MCKONE & JORGE MOLINA Cover by MIKE MCKONE
Recruited by Norman Osborn during his Dark Reign, six teens — Veil, Finesse, Mettle, Hazmat, Reptil
and Striker — were subjected to torturous training methods to mold them in Osborn’s image. Now, in
the Heroic Age, they are enrolled by Hank Pym and his team of instructors — including Tigra, Justice,
Speedball and Quicksilver — into the Avengers Academy! Told they are the most promising of the new
generation of heroes, the troubled team soon learns the shocking truth: They are instead being
monitored to see whehter they will unravel and wreak havoc on the Marvel Universe! Now, it’s up to each
young adult to decide whether they will join the ranks of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, or instead become the
villains of tomorrow. School is in session, so grab your seat for the critically acclaimed wild ride that
introduces the next class of captivating and controversial Marvel legends! Collecting AVENGERS
ACADEMY #1-6 and material from ENTER THE HEROIC AGE. 168 PGS. Rated Ages 9 +

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Avengers Academy TPB Volume 2: Will We Use This in the Real World?
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by MIKE MCKONE, SEAN CHEN & TOM RANEY Cover by MIKE
MCKONE
The return of Giant-Man — and Korvac! Academy headmaster Hank Pym once more embraces his
classic identity of Giant-Man — but can he bring his former wife, the original Wasp, back from the dead?
Meanwhile, when Academy students Hazmat, Veil and Striker discover an Internet video of super villain
the Hood torturing their instructor Tigra, will their shocking act of vengeance get them all expelled? And
when Michael Korvac — the insanely powerful adversary who once nearly killed the Avengers — makes
his shocking comeback, not even they can subdue the powerful demigod! It’s resurrections, returns and
revenge as five troubled teenagers must face their futures and take on one of the greatest threats to ever
face Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! Collecting AVENGERS ACADEMY #7-13. 168 PGS. Rated Teen +

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Avengers Academy TPB: Arcade -Death Game
Written by PAUL TOBIN, CHRIS CLAREMONT & TERRY KAVANAGH Penciled by DAVID BALDEON, RICH
BUCKLER, MICHAEL NASSER & CHRIS MARRINAN Cover by ED MCGUINNESS
The traps are set and the dice are rolled as the vibrantly villainous Arcade decides to rebuild his
tarnished reputation — by setting his sights on the “easy pickings” of the Avengers Academy and the
Young Allies! But when one of his teenage victims escapes, is it a setback for Arcade or all part of a
master plan to transform the entirety of New York into…Murderworld? Plus: Spider-Man, Nightcrawler
and Excalibur fight for their lives in two classic tales of Arcade-style madness! Collecting AVENGERS
ACADEMY GIANT-SIZE #1, MARVEL TEAM-UP (1972) #89 and SPIDER-MAN (1990) #25. 120 PGS.
Rated Ages Teen +
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Avengers Academy TPB: Final Exams
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by TOM GRUMMETT & ANDREA DI VITO Cover by GIUSEPPE
CAMUNCOLI
With the Academy shut down as the staff joins the fight between the Avengers and X-Men, the students
are left to pave their own road and face the ultimate temptation. When the team learns of teenaged
corporate magnate Jeremy Briggs’ plan to cleanse the world of super heroes with a depowering
inoculation, will they join his cause and take his “cure”? When faced with the opportunity to live as
ordinary teenagers, it’s every student for himself as they make the biggest decision of their lives! Up
against an unthinkable test, will they make the grade in this thrilling conclusion to the Avengers Academy
saga? Collecting AVENGERS ACADEMY #34-39. 136 PGS. Rated Ages 9 +

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Avengers Academy TPB: Second Semester
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by SEAN CHEN, TOM RANEY, TOM GRUMMETT & KARL MOLINE
Cover by RODIN ESQUEJO
New students, new teachers and new campus — same threats! With the Avengers’ Infinite Mansion in
ruins, Giant-Man moves the school to California — where he converts the West Coast Avengers’ former
headquarters into the new Avengers Academy! It’s a bright day for the student body, as Pym invites all
young superhumans seeking direction to enroll in the Avengers’ training program — including X-23, the
new White Tiger and Lightspeed. And they’re joined by new instructor Hawkeye! But tragedy strikes when
a faculty member is murdered, and the killer hides in their midst! Can the new and old students band
together to root out the traitor, or is the Avengers Academy’s future doomed before it begins? Collecting
AVENGERS ACADEMY #21-28. 176 PGS. Rated Ages 9 +

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Avengers Vs X-Men TPB: Avengers Academy
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by TOM GRUMMETT & TIMOTHY GREEN II Cover by GUISEPPE
CAMUNCOLI
AVX hits home for tomorrow’s Avengers and X-Men! The teenage mutants from Generation Hope and
Utopia arrive at Avengers Academy — but as guests or prisoners? And have the Academy students
switched sides in the war with the mutants? When Sebastian Shaw strikes, it may not matter! And when
the Phoenix-powered Emma Frost comes for the school’s Sentinel, who will take a stand? Collecting
AVENGERS ACADEMY #29-33. 112 PGS. Rated Ages 9 +

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Avengers: The Initiative TPB Volume 2 - Killed in Action
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS N. GAGE Penciled by STEFANO CASELLI, STEVE UY, SALVADOR
LARROCA, CLAYTON HENRY, TOM FEISTER & PATRICK SHERBERGER Cover by JIM CHEUNG
Marvel’s super-hero army at war...with itself! Iron Man’s new superhuman military force, the Initiative,
seems to be a success. Its early cadets are nearing graduation, new recruits are coming in, and
government-backed teams of super-heroes are spreading across the United States. But as the program
grows ever larger, its worst enemies may lie within its own ranks: extraterrestrial spies, terrorist
infiltrators, corrupt officials, disillusioned troops and an insane new super-soldier armed with the world’
s most dangerous weapon. Can the Initiative survive this rogue operative’s murderous rampage? Secret
identities, secret origins and secret agendas are revealed in tales of espionage, intrigue and all-out
action, featuring the Mighty Avengers and guest-starring the Amazing Spider-Man! Collecting
AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE #7-13 and ANNUAL #1. 208 PGS. Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative TPB Volume 3 - Secret Invasion
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by STEFANO CASELLI & HARVEY TOLIBAO Cover
by MARK BROOKS
Attacked from within! For years, humans have warred with the Skrulls, a nefarious race of shape-shifting
aliens — but now, having developed a way to avoid any type of detection, the Skrulls have infiltrated Earth’
s superhuman community at every conceivable level, including the chief administrator of the Fifty State
Initiative, Hank Pym, a.k.a. Yellowjacket. Leading up to the Skrulls’ full-scale attack on the planet, the Pym
imposter used his political clout to station one of his fellow aliens on every single one of the Initiative’s
fifty state-based teams. Now, with Skrulls openly attacking cities across the world and the entire planet in
chaos, those sleeper agents have been activated. The current cadets and those trained by the Initiative
must put all their instruction and hard work to use to foil the Skrulls’ takeover bid. But first they have to
figure who, if anyone, they can trust. Collecting AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE #14-19. 152 PGS. Rated
Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative TPB Volume 4 - Disassembled
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS N. GAGE Penciled by STEVE KURTH, HUMBERTO RAMOS &
STEVE UY Cover by MARK BROOKS
The Initiative is threatened like never before! With public opinion turning against the Initiative following
the Skrull invasion of Earth, the camp’s black-ops unit, the Shadow Initiative, must leave headquarters
on an important mission to abduct one of their own, Hardball — a former Initiative member who has
defected to the terrorist organization Hydra. Meanwhile, as angry protesters surround Camp Hammond,
a massive threat from within is revealed. Though the Skrulls might be gone, their handiwork is still very
much alive as a fearsome foe from the past appears, forcing the remaining members of the Initiative to
unite, or be lost in the storm. Plus: Meet Reptil, the newest addition to the Marvel Universe! Collecting
AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE #20-25 and AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE FEATURING REPTIL. 184 PGS.
Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative TPB Volume 5 - Dreams & Nightmares
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by RAFA SANDOVAL & JORGE MOLINA Cover by MATTEO DE
LONGIS
NORMAN OSBORN’S DARK REIGN FALLS ON THE INITIATIVE! A shining example of hope in the Marvel
Universe, the Initiative existed to train the super heroes of tomorrow. But when Norman Osborn is
promoted to Director of H.A.M.M.E.R., the former super villain twists the organization to serve his own
dark motives...and places the Hood and Taskmaster in charge! But former members of the Initiative
refuse to bend to Osborn’s directives and will stop at nothing to expose him as the fiend he truly is. Can
the assemblage of heroes — including Tigra, Gauntlet and members of the original New Warriors —
possibly stop the combined might of Osborn and his criminal empire? 120 PGS. Rated Teen +

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