Updated shipping information for Marvel comics and products being released beyond the week of 09/30/2009, provided by Diamond Distribution and our friends at Things From Another World.
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Product Changes, New Printings & Variant Editions
- Marvel Comics has revealed Super Hero Squad variants for several titles, including Invincible Iron Man #19, Secret Warriors #9, and others.
- Marvel has announced Vengeance of the Moon Knight #1 has sold out at Diamond (though copies may still be available at the retail level) and will return with Vengeance of the Moon Knight #1 Second Printing David Finch Sketch Variant (FOC—10/08/09, On-Sale—10/28/09).
- Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #2 has sold out at Diamond (though copies may still be available at retail level) and will return with Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #2 Second Printing Variant (FOC—9/24/09, On-Sale—10/14/09). Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #2 Second Printing Variant features the interior art of David Lafuente on the cover.
- Spin Angels (#3: AUG090438; #4: OCT090481; $5.99 ea.) will expand from a three-part limited series to four parts.
- Powers Encyclopedia Vol. 1 (SEP090496, $4.99) will have 72 pages, not 64 pages.
- Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia HC (SEP090508, $39.99) will have 352 pages, not 336 pages.
- Spider-Man: Died in Your Arms Tonight Premiere HC (Reg./Var.: SEP090513-4, $24.99) will have 192 pages, not 200 pages.
- Avengers: The Korvac Saga Premiere HC (Reg./Var.: SEP090519-20, $34.99) will be 240 pages, not 200 pages.
- Avengers: Initiative #29 (AUG090457, $2.99) will have art by Jorge Molina, not Rafa Sandoval.
- Incredible Hulk #603 (Reg./Var.:AUG090477-8, $3.99) will have cover art by Salvador Espin.
- Models Inc. #3 (Regular/Zombie Variant: AUG090491-2, $3.99) will now have a six-page Zombie Model back-up story by Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover along with the solicited 22-page main story. The book’s total page count (32) and $3.99 price are unchanged. Additionally, the Zombie Variant will feature a cover by Greg Land.
- Ms. Marvel #46 Zombie Variant (AUG090494, $2.99) will have cover art by Sana Takeda.
- Secret Warriors #9 Zombie Variant (AUG090502, $2.99) will have cover art by Gerald Parel.
- Thunderbolts #137 (AUG090507) will be: $3.99 and 48 pages, not $2.99 and 32 pages; written by Rick Remender and illustrated by Mahmud Asrar; and feature a cover by Francesco Mattina that was originally scheduled for Thunderbolts #136. The original cover to Thunderbolts #137 will now be the cover to Thunderbolts #136.
- Dark Wolverine #79 Zombie Variant (AUG090517, $2.99) will have cover art by Francesco Mattina.
- Punisher: Frank Castle MAX #75 (Reg./Dillon Var.: AUG090539-4, $4.99) will have 56 pages, not 48 pages. There will be 49 pages of editorial content and the price will remain at $4.99.
- Dark Wolverine Premiere HC Vol. 1: Prince (AUG090562, $24.99) will now be titled Wolverine: Dark Wolverine Premiere HC Vol. 1 – Prince.