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AVENGERS: THE INITIATIVE
AVENGERS: CLASSIC
AVENGERS: EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES
Avengers: The Initiative Graphic Novels                   Avengers: The Initiative Comics
Avengers: The Initiative #1
Written by DAN SLOTT Penciled by STEFANO CASELLI 50/50 Covers by JIM CHEUNG
The CIVIL WAR is over, and from now on, THIS is the new face of the MARVEL UNIVERSE—THE
INITIATIVE!
Whose side were you on? Well, if you were pro-registration, then there's one hell of a price to pay. You're
in the army now. Every last one of you.
Fall in with YELLOWJACKET, WAR MACHINE, SHE-HULK, JUSTICE, and THE GAUNTLET as they train
the heroes of tomorrow for the super-powered conflicts of today! Marvel's army of super heroes has just
become a super hero army!  Also featuring THE MIGHTY AVENGERS and a new generation of Marvels.
Rated Teen +
Note: This issue ships with a 50-50 split  between two "Jim Cheung" covers.  Multiple copies ordered of
this issue will ship in an equal 50-50 split, single issue orders will be randomly filled with either cover.


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Avengers: The Initiative #6
Written by DAN SLOTT Penciled by STEVE UY Cover by STEFANO CASELLI
The Gauntlet, the Initiative's top drill instructor, has been beaten and left for dead. And all the evidence
points towards his attacker being someone on the base. Who did it? A spy? A recruit? An instructor?
This looks like a job for Camp Hammond's MPs. And by the time this is over, more than one important
mystery will be revealed. Featuring JUSTICE, CLOUD 9, and... THE SCARLET SPIDERS! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #7
Secret Invasion Tie-In!
Written by DAN SLOTT Pencils & Cover by STEFANO CASELLI
"Triple Threat" When the Vulturians make off with some of our government's most classified secrets, it's
up to the SCARLET SPIDERS to take them down before they can pass them off to a foreign power. By the
time this adventure is over, expect to learn the identity of at least one of the men behind the Iron Spider
masks! All this, plus an appearance by a mystery Spidey villain. And Spider-Man fans take note: This
issue features a VERY important Pre-ONE MORE DAY appearance by Peter Parker! A great jumping on
point for one of Marvel's hottest new titles! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #10
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by STEFANO CASELLI
"KILLED IN ACTION" Part 3 of 4. "Confirmed Kills" For some time you've known the secret of the
SCARLET SPIDERS. Now here's what happens when CLOUD 9 finds out! Just how will the Initiative's
resident headcase react to Michael, Van, and Patrick? And if that wasn't bad enough, just wait till you
see what happens to another of our longstanding cadets! More death! More mayhem! No mercy! Rated
Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #12
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by STEVE UY
"CHANGING OF THE GUARD". Daddy's home. IRON MAN comes to Camp Hammond, and he's NOT
happy. The first year of the Initiative comes to a dramatic close as members are laid to rest, drummed
out, declared AWOL, or...awarded their full Hero's License. See who graduates and find out what
super-teams they'll be assigned to as the NEXT era of the Initiative begins! Plus: as a new 3-D MAN
appears, the base is suddenly short one Skrull...but not how you'd think... Also guest-starring MS.
MARVEL! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #13
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by STEVE UY
There's a contract out on The Taskmaster, and no shortage of villains willing to fulfill it. But what'll kill
him first -- the bad guys, or his latest class of recruits? Welcome Annex, Prodigy, Gorilla Girl, Sunstreak
and Batwing to the Initiative. But are they -- is anyone -- ready for the coming of...Butterball?? Rated
Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #13 (1 in 10 Skrully Variant)
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by STEVE UY
There's a contract out on The Taskmaster, and no shortage of villains willing to fulfill it. But what'll kill
him first -- the bad guys, or his latest class of recruits? Welcome Annex, Prodigy, Gorilla Girl, Sunstreak
and Batwing to the Initiative. But are they -- is anyone -- ready for the coming of...Butterball?? Rated
Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #14
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils by STEFANO CASELLI Cover by MARK BROOKS
We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us!" During the INFILTRATION, a Skrull at the heart of the Camp
Hammond said these words: "It won't be long until we have a Skrull in every state! "Now that Skrull
stands revealed and the fate of The Initiative, the United States, and Planet Earth hang in the balance.
Plus: Former Avenger, Delroy Garret, assumes the mantle and arsenal of Earth's greatest
Skrull-Hunter, THE 3-D MAN. He's here to chew bubblegum and kick some Skrull-@$$. And he's all out
of bubblegum. Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #15
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by HARVEY TOLIBAO Cover by MARK BROOKS
"The Only Good Skrull..." With the NEW AVENGERS and the MIGHTY AVENGERS trapped in the Savage
Land, it's up to the AVENGERS INITIATIVE to face off against the first major strike of the Skrull Invasion!
There, on the field of battle, the cadet with the biggest secret has to choose how red (or green) his
blood really is. Heroes will fall. Heroes will die. And one shall rise. All THIS and: A new cowardly low for
ANT-MAN! A new danger for WAR MACHINE! And 3-D MAN gains a "killer" new "krew"! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #16
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS GAGE Penciled by STEFANO CASELLI Cover by MARK BROOKS
For months you've heard one question over and over again: "Who do you trust?" Well we've got your
answer right here, Earth-boy: TRUST THE KILL KREW! Yeah, that's right, the SKRULL KILL KREW are
back! And they're ready to kill, maim, torture, and butcher every mother lovin' Skrull out there! Also, back
at Camp Hammond, ANT-MAN is in a giant world of trouble—the biggest kind of trouble the SECRET
INVASION can dish out. Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #20
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Written by DAN SLOTT & CHRISTOS N. GAGE Pencils by STEVE KURTH Cover by MARK BROOKS
"Acceptable Losses" The Invasion is over and the Initiative has been rocked to its core. Now that the
truth is out, that the program was conceived as part of a Skrull plot, can it survive? Who
will leave? Who will stay? And who will lead them? Also: Learn what's become of the REAL Hank Pym!
And when Taskmaster discovers Mutant Zero's true identity, she gets fightin' mad! For fans of the Marvel
Universe, this issue is one of the most important comics of the year as key members of the Initiative
graduate and/or move on to four major Marvel titles! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #21
Written by CHRISTOS N. GAGE Pencils & Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
THE INITIATIVE DISASSEMBLED begins here! The Fifty State Initiative stands revealed as a Skrull plot.
Key personnel have left Camp Hammond, never to return. And that's the least of the shocking fallout
from Secret Invasion. Is there a future for our heroes? It could be a moot question when the mad clone
of Thor, last seen in CIVIL WAR, is revived and turned loose on Stamford! This is no idle hype, True
Believer--after this story, the Initiative will never be the same! Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #22
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Pencils & Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
"The Initiative Disassembled" continues as Counter-Force--the original New Warriors--return to join the
battle against Ragnarok! But will they save Camp Hammond--or destroy it? Be here as events set in
motion in our very first issue rocket towards their devastating conclusion...we're not kidding when we
say the Initiative will never be the same! Rated Teen +


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Avengers: The Initiative #23
Written by CHRISTOS N. GAGE Pencils & Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
This is it...the explosive issue that changes everything! From the moment it was formed, the Initiative
has had more than its share of dark secrets. Now, they've all come out. On top of everything else, can
the Initiative survive this? Well, the title of this story is THE INITIATIVE: DISASSEMBLED... Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative #25
Written by CHRISTOS N. GAGE Pencils & Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
"THE INITIATIVE: DISASSEMBLED" reaches its shocking conclusion!  The full effects of Dark Reign take
hold as Norman Osborn reshapes the Initiative into a place to train the Dark Avengers of tomorrow!  And
wait until you see who's running things now...(Hint: they're on the cover!)  But what will happen to the
Gauntlet, Tigra, Trauma and the other heroes who've made the Initiative what it is?  Oh, Norman has
plans for them as well...  DON'T MISS THE ISSUE THAT CHANGES THE INITIATIVE FOREVER!

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Avengers: The Initiative Special One-Shot
Written by CHRISTOS GAGE & DAN SLOTT Pencils and Cover by STEVE UY
One of the longest-running plotlines in Avengers: The Initiative is resolved at last! Hardball is among
the Initiative's most respected and decorated graduates. He's become a celebrity hero in Las Vegas,
with his true love, Komodo, serving nearby in Arizona. But all the while, he's secretly been in the pocket
of the terrorist group Hydra! Now everything comes to a head as Komodo finds out the truth...Senator
Woodman's evil plan comes to fruition...and Hardball must choose a side, once and for all! Also in this
not-to-be-missed issue, Dan Slott returns to solo writing duties for the previously-untold origin of
Trauma...and the shocking revelation of his link to a longtime Marvel character! 48 PGS. Rated Teen +

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Avengers: The Initiative Annual #1
SECRET INVASION TIE-IN!
Written by DAN SLOTT Penciled by Patrick Sherberger, Clayton Henry, Salvador Larroca, Steve Uy & Tom
Feister  Cover by JIM CHEUNG
AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL ONLY! You have been granted clearance to Camp Hammond's most
sensitive files. For the first time anywhere, witness the hidden origins of the GAUNTLET, ARMORY, MVP,
and HARDBALL. Also, learn some of the Initiative's most hi-tech secrets. And meet the team from
America's 2nd State, Pennsylvania, as they battle FLAG SMASHER and the forces of ULTIMATUM! How
will Philly react to the Initiative's all-new take on the LIBERTY LEGION? Jump on here for the next chapter
in Marvel's big breakout series! 48 PGS. Rated Teen +

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Avengers Classic #2
Written by STAN LEE & DWAYNE MCDUFFIE Penciled by JACK KIRBY & MICHAEL OEMING Cover by
ART ADAMS
Stan and Jack bring you AVENGERS #2 in all its Hulk-out glory! Plus a bonus back-up story by Dwayne
McDuffie and Mike Oeming featuring the INCREDIBLE HULK in a story of misunderstanding and
mayhem! Don’t miss out, it’s only 3 bucks! And check out that far-out Art Adams cover! It’s a gas! Rated
Ages 9 +

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Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Volume II #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8 (Complete 8 Issue Set!)
Written by JOE CASEY Penciled by WILL ROSADO Cover by DAVE JOHNSON
Goliath! The Wasp! Hawkeye! The Black Panther! The Vision! They are... Earth's Mightiest Heroes?!
Beginning a second look into the history of the Avengers in this all-new mini-series written by original
EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES scribe, Joe Casey. A new team has risen to supplant the original
legends -- and these members have to prove their worth all over again. Can Goliath withstand the
pressures of leadership? Can the Black Panther reconcile his duties as both king and Avenger? Can
Hawkeye survive his own dysfunctional love life? And will the public ever accept the Vision as a hero? An
all-new, previously untold adventure featuring the mostly unlikely Avengers lineup of all! With covers by
Dave Johnson (100 Bullets). Cardstock Cover. Rated All Ages

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Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes Volume I #1
Written by Joe Casey, Pencils & Cover by Scott Kolins
This is where the legend began! A look into the early, pivotal period of the Marvel Universe, when five
fledgling heroes — Iron Man, Thor, Giant-Man, the Wasp and the Hulk — banded together to fight the
foes no single hero could overcome! But how did the public react? How did the U.S. government react?

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Giant-Size Avengers Special #1
Written by C.B. CEBULSKI, MATT YOCUM, DANIEL MERLIN GOODBREY, DOUGLAS NOBLE, T.
CAMPBELL & SCOTT GRAY Penciled by JIM CHEUNG, PAUL NEARY, BRIAN DENHAM, NELSON,
DENIS MEDRI & ROGER LANGRIDGE Cover by BRYAN HITCH
As the Avengers battle to take down the Serpent Society, the team recalls never-before-told tales of their
past! Watch as: Spider-Man tries to integrate into a team and learns a thing or two about history, Luke
Cage and Wolverine go toe-to-toe against a terrifying cosmic foe, Henry Peter Gyrich becomes an
unlikely hero on an unlikely world, and Jarvis the butler cleans house…after some robot Vikings drop by
unexpectedly. On top of all that—it’s the return of the critically-acclaimed Fin Fang Four by Scott Grey
and Roger Langridge! That’s 55 pages of all-new comics, PLUS classic reprints from Avengers history!
96 PGS. Rated Ages 9 +

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Avengers/Invaders #1 (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER and ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
Legends Live Again. The original Invaders (Captain America , Bucky , Human Torch , Toro , and the Sub-
Mariner) return in a twelve issue maxi-series by the award winning team behind EARTH X, Justice and
Project Superpowers .The greatest super-team of World War II finds themselves transported from the
battlefields of the Second World War to a future they never imagined! Now, the Invaders find themselves
confronted by two teams of Avengers who want desperately to believe these heroes are who they say
they are, while Tony Stark faces his greatest challenge since the Civil War as he must deal with the
“return” of Steve Rogers. Confronted by a world they barely recognize, the Invaders will have to show two
teams of the Earth’s Mightiest Heroes just what kind of power, courage and sheer determination it took
to defeat the forces of unrelenting evil in the Twentieth century. In fact…they may just have to do it again
in the Twenty-First. Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #2 (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
The cross-time team-up of the year continues with the award winning team behind EARTH X, Justice
and Project: Superpowers! With World War II's greatest heroes mysteriously transported to 2008, it takes
the Mighty Avengers to bring them in before the world realizes that the Invaders are back…including the
original Captain America. But will Iron Man and S.H.I.E.L.D. have enough firepower to hold them…or do
the Invaders have everyone just where they want them? Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #7 (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
Marvel’s biggest self-contained story of the year continues! Featuring Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and
spanning the generations from 2008 to the war-torn days of World War II! Surrounded by a trio of
enemies they thought long-vanquished, The Avengers are victims of one of the most powerful pieces of
technology in the Marvel Universe. Meanwhile, the Invaders find themselves trapped in an alternate
reality that promises to destroy its most powerful member as the countdown to Armageddon begins.
Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #8 (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
With the real enemy revealed, two teams of Avengers are drawn together for a brutal battle royale.
Meanwhile, a secret from the Invaders’ past threatens to destroy the present, upend the chessboard and
send several heroes back through the veils of time...perhaps lost forever. Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #9  (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
Picking up from the jaw-dropping events of Avengers/Invaders #8, our heroes find themselves back in
time, with the fate of the very world on their shoulders. Disguised as the heroes of the golden past, Iron
Man, Spider-Man, Wolverine, Spider-Woman, Ms. Marvel and Luke Cage now face Nazis, the power of
the Cosmic Cube and the Red Skull... Avengers Assemble! Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #10  (of 12)
Written by ALEX ROSS & JIM KRUEGER  Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI & PATRICK BERKENKOTTER
Cover by ALEX ROSS
The true enemy stands revealed and in a twisted past with no order, two teams of heroes make their way
under the Atlantic ocean to confront the enemies of freedom who are planning their next move behind a
wall built around Europe. But even with the help of Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos, plus Black
Panther, it may be too late to stop the end of everything. Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #11  (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
On the other side of history, chaos reigns. Evil has won and the Fourth Reich now rules the world. Only
the combined might of the Avengers, The Invaders and the mysterious new heroes Electro, The
Challenger, The Silver Scorpion, The Black Widow, the Black Avenger and Captain Terror have a hope of
setting the world right. Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders #12  (of 12)
Written by JIM KRUEGER & ALEX ROSS Penciled by STEVE SADOWSKI Cover by ALEX ROSS
DUTY NOW...FOR THE FUTURE! The year long event concludes with a battle royale against a Cosmic
Cube powered Red Skull that shakes history to its core. In an altered past and an unrecognizable
present, three super-powered teams made up of Earth Mightiest Heroes and the Greatest Heroes of
World War Two, find themselves at a crossroads that none of them...or us...may survive. Rated Teen +

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Avengers/Invaders Sketchbook
Written by ARUNE SINGH Cover by ALEX ROSS
Alex Ross makes his jaw dropping return to Marvel in May’s Avengers/Invaders #1, but
this is your chance to get a first look at his designs and the interior artwork of
Steve Sadowski! With special commentary from Ross, Sadowski and co-writer Jim
Krueger, now’s your chance to get a sneak peek into one of 2008’s most anticipated
new series. 16 PGS. Rated Teen +
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Avengers/Invaders Giant Size #1
Written by ROY THOMAS Penciled by SAL BUSCEMA, FRANK ROBBINS, ALEX SCHOMBURG, DON
RICO, LEE ELIAS & LEE WEEKS Cover by SAL BUSCEMA
Whet your appetite for Alex Ross, Jim Krueger and Steve Sadowski's 12-part AVENGERS/INVADERS
maxi-series with these classic tales! Witness the Invaders' first appearance in AVENGERS #71 (1969),
as Earth's Mightiest Heroes encounter the wartime Captain America, Human Torch and Sub-Mariner -
and experience the story from the Invaders' point of view in INVADERS ANNUAL #1 (1977). Finally, the
Invaders thwart a Nazi assassination attempt on President Roosevelt and Winston Churchill in
GIANT-SIZE INVADERS #2 (2005). Also featuring in-depth dossiers on both teams and
AVENGERS/INVADERS preview pages! 96 PGS. Rated Teen +

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