The Avengers & Nook Tablet Offer From Marvel and Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble Announces Special Savings on NOOK Tablet When Customers Buy Two Marvel Avengers Digital Graphic NovelsThe Avengers & Nook Tablet

Save $30 on Award-Winning NOOK Tablet

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Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, is announcing a fantastic opportunity for fans of The Avengers graphic novels by Marvel Entertainment, one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, to get an exclusive discount on Barnes & Noble’s award-winning NOOK Tablet.

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Preview: Avengers #25 (Unlettered) by Walt Simonson

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Here’s an unlettered preview of Avengers #25 with great artwork by the legendary Walt Simonson courtesy of Marvel Comics.

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Marvel is proud to present your first look at, Avengers #25, an explosive tie-in to the hotly-anticipated blockbuster event of the year – Avengers VS. X-Men!

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The Phoenix Force Returns in Avengers vs. X-Men #1

The Phoenix Force is Back!

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Today Marvel Comics released it’s first look at the Avengers vs. X-Men mini series. The Phoenix Force returns and it sets in motion the clash between the two super groups.

Avengers vs. X-Men #1 is written by Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Jonathan Hickman, and Ed Brubaker, and is illustrated by John Romita Jr.. It goes on sale at your local comic shop and on the Marvel Comics App on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2012.

Here is a seven page preview of Avengers vs. X-Men #1.

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Walt Simonson Returns to Marvel For The Avengers

Walt Simonson Takes on the Avengers!

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Walt Simonson returns to Marvel Comics to draw an Avengers six issue story arc written by Brian Michael Bendis starting with Avengers #25. The story will take place during the heat of the Avengers vs X-Men battle.

Simonson had previously worked on the Avengers in the late 1980’s as a writer, but this time he’s taking on the artist’s chores. Daniel Acuna will provide the cover for Avengers #25.

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Avengers: X-Sanction Variant Covers Announced

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Marvel Comics has released images of several of their variant covers for Avengers: X-Sanction. Marvel anticipates a larger demand for this series after they announced their Avengers vs X-Men event just a few days ago, so they are going back to press with a rush 2nd printing of Avengers: X-Sanction #1. You can find the variant covers and info below.

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Marvel Announces Avengers: X-Sanction #1 Retailer Variants

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Marvel Comics announced there will be two comic shop variant covers to Avengers: X-Sanction #1 in December. See a preview of the first issue, including another variant cover by Joe Quesada, here.

The Battle Variant, which displays the store’s name and logo, features a Captain America vs Cable cover by Carlo Pagulayan. The Wanted Variant, which will show a store photograph on a wanted poster, will be drawn by Bryan Hitch.

Avengers: X-Sanction #1 by Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness arrives in comic book stores on Wednesday December 14th, 2011.

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Preview of Avengers: X-Sanction #1 (December 2011)

Avengers: X-Sanction #1 Retailer incentive Cover Quesada

Cable returns to the Marvel Universe in December and he’s back with a purpose. Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness kick off one of the “Marvel Big Events of 2012” with Avengers: X-Sanction #1.

Cable’s back and he’s got just 24 hours to destroy the Avengers! Except one Avenger won’t go down without a fight, as Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Marvel CCO & legendary artist Joe Quesada’s Avengers X-Sanction #1 variant cover. Missing since Second Coming, Cable must resort to dire measures in order to save the future – even if that means taking on the heaviest hitters in the Marvel Universe. But how is he back? And can he take on all of Earth’s Mightiest alone? Find out as superstar creators Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness kick off the countdown to the 2012’s status quo-shattering event in the Avengers: X-Sanction #1 Quesada Variant!

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Marvel’s The Avengers Concept Art Poster from SDCC ’11

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This past weekend at the San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel revealed concept art posters for their upcoming Marvel’s The Avengers film. The full concept art image is broken down into 7 small poster images featuring all of the heroes of the film. From left to right: Black Widow, Iron Man, The Hulk, Captain America, Thor, Hawkeye, Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D..

The full “Marvel’s The Avengers” concept art image is by Ryan Meinerding, Charlie Wen and Andy Park.

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