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DECADES MARVEL IN 00S TP HITTING HEADLINES

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) MARK BAGLEY (CA) Ron Garney

Celebrate 80 years of Marvel Comics, decade by decade - with high-profile stories that sparked a media frenzy in the tumultuous 2000s! The House of Ideas garnered mainstream attention like never before, introducing a new Ultimate universe for the next generation of readers! Telling the story everyone said could never be told: the origin of Wolverine! And revealing hidden secrets of the program that produced Captain America! Red-hot creator Joss Whedon revamped the X-Men, while CIVIL WAR led to Spider-Man's secret identity going public - and Captain America's shocking death! Plus: Living legends meet when Spider-Man teams up with President Barack Obama! Collecting ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN (2000) #1; WOLVERINE: THE ORIGIN #2; THE ULTIMATES (2002) #1; TRUTH: RED, WHITE & BLACK #1; ASTONISHING X-MEN (2004) #1; CIVIL WAR (2006) #2; CAPTAIN AMERICA (2004) #25; and material from AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (1999) #583. Rated T+

DF SPIDERMAN LIFE STORY #1 YOUNG VAR GOLD SGN ROMITA SR #0

In 1962, in AMAZING FANTASY #15, 15-year-old Peter Parker was bitten by a radioactive spider and became the Amazing Spider-Man! Fifty-seven years have passed in the real world since that event - so what would have happened if the same amount of time passed for Peter as well? A special high-end limited series that's a part of the celebration of Marvel's 80th anniversary, SPIDER-MAN: LIFE STORY combines the talents of Chip Zdarsky (SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN, MARVEL 2-IN-ONE) and MARK BAGLEY (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN) to tell the entire history of Spider-Man from beginning to end, set against the key events of the decades through which he lived! In this first oversized issue, when Flash Thompson is drafted to serve during the Vietnam War, Spidey must weigh the question of where his responsibility truly lies! Final cover may vary. Allocations may occur.

DF SPIDERMAN LIFE STORY #1 YOUNG VAR SILVER SGN BAGLEY #0

In 1962, in AMAZING FANTASY #15, 15-year-old Peter Parker was bitten by a radioactive spider and became the Amazing Spider-Man! Fifty-seven years have passed in the real world since that event - so what would have happened if the same amount of time passed for Peter as well? A special high-end limited series that's a part of the celebration of Marvel's 80th anniversary, SPIDER-MAN: LIFE STORY combines the talents of Chip Zdarsky (SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN, MARVEL 2-IN-ONE) and MARK BAGLEY (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN) to tell the entire history of Spider-Man from beginning to end, set against the key events of the decades through which he lived! In this first oversized issue, when Flash Thompson is drafted to serve during the Vietnam War, Spidey must weigh the question of where his responsibility truly lies! Final cover may vary. Allocations may occur.

SPIDER-MAN LIFE STORY #4 (OF 6)

(W) Chip Zdarsky (A) MARK BAGLEY (CA) Chip Zdarsky

THE REAL-TIME LIFE STORY OF SPIDER-MAN CONTINUES! Spider-Man's life enters the 1990s! The COLD WAR is no longer cold as PETER PARKER returns to a world gone MAD! But will he let that madness infect HIM and his family? Rated T+

ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN HC POWER & RESPONSIBILITY MARVEL SELECT

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) MARK BAGLEY (CA) MARK BAGLEY

Continuing the series of graphic novels handpicked by Marvel Editorial to showcase pivotal storylines written and drawn by some of Marvel's most acclaimed creators! "With great power, there must also come great responsibility." In 1963, these prophetic words launched one of the 20th century's most successful and recognizable characters: Spider-Man! The powers granted to bookish Peter Parker by a radioactive spider have fueled the imaginations of fans worldwide for decades. With the dawning of a new age, however, comes a hero for a new millennium - a Spider-Man for a new generation! With Brian Michael Bendis and MARK BAGLEY reinventing Peter Parker for the 21st century and breathing new life into this legendary mythos, Spider-Man has reasserted himself as one of the world's most popular characters! Witness the rebirth of a legend as young Peter Parker learns the hard way that with great power, there must also come great responsibility! Collecting ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN (2000) #1-7. Rated T