(2015)

Marvel, 2015 Series
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Price
34.99 USD; 38.99 CAD
Pages
324
On-sale date
2015-09-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-9298-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785192985 53499
Editing
Mark D. Beazley
Color
Color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Cardstock covers; glossy interiors
Binding
Trade paperback
Publishing Format
Collected editions

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cage / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Matt Milla
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints

Collected Editions (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Power Man and Iron Fist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Luke Cage: Second Chances (Table of Contents: 2)

Cage / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Reprint of an image from inside the book on the title page.

[Marvel Comics Presents #82 Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 3)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Erik Larsen
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man; Power Man; Firestar
Reprints

Hero in Hiding (Table of Contents: 4)

Cage / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marcus McLaurin
Pencils
Sal Velluto
Inks
Brad Vancata
Colors
Marcus McLaurin
Letters
Todd Klein
Editing
Terry Kavanagh (Original Editor); Mark Powers (Original Assistant Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Power Man [Luke Cage]
Synopsis
Power Man is forced out of hiding to stop an evil landlord.
Reprints

Cage #1 (Table of Contents: 5)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints

The Drowning Man (Table of Contents: 6)

Cage / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Dakota North; Micky Hamilton (introduction); Analisa Medina (introduction); Hardcore (introduction, villain); Jeryn Hogarth; Elio "Angel" Angelopoulos III (introduction, villain); Mr. Drewston (introduction, off-panel)
Synopsis
Luke Cage is hired by a Chicago newspaper as their resident superhero with Cage getting to take down bad guys for money and the newspaper getting the story. When Cage goes after a mobster, he ends up fighting Hardcore, a villain with an agenda that includes Cage.
Reprints

Cage #2 (Table of Contents: 7)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints

Creative Hate (Table of Contents: 8)

Cage / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marcus McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Dakota North; Analisa Medina; Micky Hamilton; Troop [Daryl Andrews] (introduction); Hammer agents (introduction, villains); Untouchables [Kickback; Nitro; Tombstone] (introduction, villains); Hardcore (villain)
Synopsis
Cage is hired to bodyguard a rapper who is attacked by the racist organization, Hammer.
Reprints

1990-1993 Trading-Card Art (Table of Contents: 9)

Cage / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mark Bagley; Dwayne Turner; Joe Jusko; Lee Weeks; Paul Mounts
Inks
Mark Bagley; Dwayne Turner; Joe Jusko; Lee Weeks; Paul Mounts
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage

Indexer Notes

Reprints four trading cards.

Cage #3 (Table of Contents: 10)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Punisher [Frank Castle]; Untouchables [Kickback; Nitro; Tombstone]
Reprints

Bad Debts (Table of Contents: 11)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage (origin); Punisher [Frank Castle]; Dakota North; Analisa Medina; Troop [Daryl Andrews]; Untouchables [Kickback; Nitro; Tombstone] (villains); Hardcore (villain); Power Man [Steele] (introduction, villain); Willis Stryker (flashback); James Lucas (introduction, flashback)
Synopsis
Cage tangles with Hardcore's strike force, the Untouchables.
Reprints

Cage #4 (Table of Contents: 12)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)

Characters
Cage; Punisher; Kickback; Dakota North
Reprints

Second Chances (Table of Contents: 13)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Christopher Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)

Characters
Luke Cage; Punisher; Dakota North; Untouchables [Kickback (villain); Nitro (villain); Tombstone (villain)]; Hardcore (villain); Analisa Medina; Micky Hamilton; Troop [Daryl Andrews]; Power Man [Steele] (villain, cameo)
Synopsis
Cage and The Punisher attempt to rescue Dakota North from the clutches of Kickback, Nitro, Tombstone, and Hardcore.
Reprints

Cage #5 (Table of Contents: 14)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints

Survival of the Baddest (Table of Contents: 15)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marcus McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Christopher Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Troop [Daryl Andrews]; Micky Hamilton; Power Man [Steele] (villain); Trash [Blasting Cap; Legs (introduction); Razor Cut; Thor Kid (introduction)] (villains); Analisa Medina; Jeryn Hogarth; Dr. Noah Burnstein; Joshua "Richie" Anders (introduction); Mr. Drewston (off-panel); Cruz Bushmaster (behind the scenes)
Synopsis
Cage travels to Colorado on a job for Troop to find his missing guardian, Richie Anders. Once in Colorado, Cage and Micky get pulled over by a trooper who's more than he seems, a lot more!
Reprints

Cage #6 (Table of Contents: 16)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints

Captain of Destiny (Table of Contents: 17)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Joshua "Richie" Anders; Dr. Noah Burnstein; Micky Hamilton; Power Man [Steele] (villain); Hardcore (villain); Avengers West Coast [Hawkeye; USAgent; Wonder Man]; Analisa Medina; Dakota North; D.W. Griffith; Troop [Daryl Andrews] (flashback)
Synopsis
Cage is imprisoned at a facility that is experimenting on civilians to re-create the Power Man process that was performed on Cage years ago.
Reprints

Cage #7 (Table of Contents: 18)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Avengers West Coast [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch; Wonder Man]
Reprints

The Power Principle (Table of Contents: 19)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marcus McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Christopher Eliopoulos
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Richie Anders (dies); Micky Hamilton; Dr. Noah Burstein; Avengers West Coast [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; USAgent; Wonder Man]; Hardcore (villain); Power Man [Steele] (villain); Cruz Bushmaster (in shadows, villain)
Synopsis
Luke escapes from his shackles and tries to stop Hardcore.
Reprints

1992-1993 Trading-Card Art (Table of Contents: 20)

Cage / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner; Joe Jusko; Lee Weeks; Paul Mounts
Inks
Dwayne Turner; Joe Jusko; Lee Weeks; Paul Mounts
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage [also as Power Man]; Iron Fist

Indexer Notes

Reprints trading card art.

Cage #8 (Table of Contents: 21)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Avengers West Coast [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; USAgent; Wonder Man]
Reprints

Signifying Nothing (Table of Contents: 22)

Cage / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Richard Starkings
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Avengers West Coast [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; USAgent; Wonder Man]; Dakota North; Power Man [Steele]; Micky Hamilton; Michael Pace (introduction); James Lucas Jr. (introduction); James Lucas (off-panel); Hardcore (villain)
Synopsis
Cage and the West Coast Avengers in a race against time to find the vials of Power Man serum that Steele dropped in the water supply. Dakota North is getting closer to finding Cage's father but now she knows she's not the only one looking!
Reprints

Cage #9 (Table of Contents: 23)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Rhino
Reprints

Good Cop, Bad Cop (Table of Contents: 24)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Rurik Tyler
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Richard Starkings
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Analisa Medina; Jeryn Hogarth; Troop [Daryl Andrews]; Pantheon [Achilles [Helmut]; Delphi]; Rhino; Hulk; Iron Fist; Guardsmen [Ravello (dies); Pascal (villain); Danvers; Corben (flashback, dies)]; Cinder (introduction, flashback, dies); Animator (introduction, flashback, dies)
Synopsis
Ravello, a Guardsman, hires Cage to locate the Rhino to clear his name and his fellow Guardsman, Pascal, after the Rhino escaped their custody killing two other Guardsmen and two super-villains. Cage finds the Rhino but learns that Pascal had killed the others. Pascal kills Ravello and sets up Cage for the murder.
Reprints

Cage #10 (Table of Contents: 25)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

Payback! (Table of Contents: 26)

Cage / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Richard Starkings
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Danny Rand (cameo); Guardsman [Mr. Pascal] (villain); Guardsman [Mr. Danson]; Delphi; Jeryn Hogarth; Dakota North; James Lucas Jr.; Analisa Medina; Rhino [Aleksei Sytsevich]; Hardcore (villain)
Synopsis
The Hulk comes looking for the Rhino.
Reprints

Cage #11 (Table of Contents: 27)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Hardcore
Reprints

Ganxtas (Table of Contents: 28)

Cage / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Gordon Purcell
Inks
Andrew Pepoy
Colors
Mike Thomas
Letters
Richard Starkings
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Troop [Daryl Andrews]; Dakota North; Iron Fist [Danny Rand]; Micky Hamilton; Jeryn Hogarth; Trash [Blast (introduction); Crazylegs; Razor; Thor Kid] (villains); Rapidfire [Hector] (introduction, villain); Randolph Creed (introduction, villain)
Synopsis
A gang calling itself "Trash" recruits Troop and uses him to set-up Cage.
Reprints

Cage #12 (Table of Contents: 29)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Iron Fist [Danny Rand]
Reprints

The Death and Life of Luke Cage (Table of Contents: 30)

Cage / comic story / 37 pages (report information)

Script
Marc McLaurin
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Christopher Ivy
Colors
Kris Renkewitz
Letters
Janice Chiang
Editing
Kelly Corvese (Original Editor); Tom DeFalco (Original Editor-in-Chief)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Iron Fist [Danny Rand]; Hardcore (villain); Dakota North; Thing; Micky Hamilton; Noah Burstein; Emma Burstein; Power Master [Bushmaster] (villain); Cruz Bushmaster (introduction, villain, dies)
Synopsis
Now that Hardcore has Cage's father and brother held hostage, nothing will stop Cage from putting an end to Hardcore once and for all!
Reprints

Marvel Age #110 (Table of Contents: 31)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage

Indexer Notes

Cover to Marvel Age #110.

Marvel Trivia Quiz (Table of Contents: 32)

Cage / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Luke Cage

Indexer Notes

Trivia quiz about Luke Cage reprinted from Marvel Age #110; includes an illustration from the cover of Cage #1.

Sweet Christmas! (Table of Contents: 33)

Hembeck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Hembeck

Genre
humor
Characters
Luke Cage

Indexer Notes

Reprint from Marvel Age #110 of a Hembeck strip about Luke Cage.

Cage (Table of Contents: 34)

Cage / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Nelson Yomtov
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Preview of Cage #1 from Marvel Age #110

Anatomy of a Makeover: Luke Cage (Table of Contents: 35)

Cage / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom Brevoort; Mike Kanterovich
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Marvel Year-in-Review Article includes art by Dwayne Turner; Chris Ivy

Cage (Table of Contents: 36)

Cage / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from Marvel Age Preview #2, with art by Dwayne Turner and Chris Ivy

Cage (Table of Contents: 37)

Cage / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Pollard; Joseph Rubinstein; Andy Yanchus
Inks
Keith Pollard; Joseph Rubinstein; Andy Yanchus
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Luke Cage
Reprints
  • Reprint from Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Master Edition #23

Marvel Quarterly Report 1 Qtr 1992 (Table of Contents: 38)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Hebert; Rodney Ramos
Inks
John Hebert; Rodney Ramos
Colors
?

Reprints
  • Reprinted from the cover of Marvel Quarterly Report (1992) #1

Cage #1 (Table of Contents: 39)

Cage / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dwayne Turner (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)

Indexer Notes

Reprint of the cover of this collection without any text

Collected Editions (Table of Contents: 40) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Power Man No More! (Table of Contents: 41)

Cage / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dwayne Turner
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Mark D. Beazley

Indexer Notes

Back cover includes an illustration by Dwayne Turner and Chris Ivy

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cage
  2. 1. Collected Editions
    Power Man and Iron Fist
  3. 2. Luke Cage: Second Chances
    Cage
  4. 3. [Marvel Comics Presents #82 Back Cover]
    Cage
  5. 4. Hero in Hiding
    Cage
  6. 5. Cage #1
    Cage
  7. 6. The Drowning Man
    Cage
  8. 7. Cage #2
    Cage
  9. 8. Creative Hate
    Cage
  10. 9. 1990-1993 Trading-Card Art
    Cage
  11. 10. Cage #3
    Cage
  12. 11. Bad Debts
    Cage
  13. 12. Cage #4
    Cage
  14. 13. Second Chances
    Cage
  15. 14. Cage #5
    Cage
  16. 15. Survival of the Baddest
    Cage
  17. 16. Cage #6
    Cage
  18. 17. Captain of Destiny
    Cage
  19. 18. Cage #7
    Cage
  20. 19. The Power Principle
    Cage
  21. 20. 1992-1993 Trading-Card Art
    Cage
  22. 21. Cage #8
    Cage
  23. 22. Signifying Nothing
    Cage
  24. 23. Cage #9
    Cage
  25. 24. Good Cop, Bad Cop
    Cage
  26. 25. Cage #10
    Cage
  27. 26. Payback!
    Cage
  28. 27. Cage #11
    Cage
  29. 28. Ganxtas
    Cage
  30. 29. Cage #12
    Cage
  31. 30. The Death and Life of Luke Cage
    Cage
  32. 31. Marvel Age #110
    Cage
  33. 32. Marvel Trivia Quiz
    Cage
  34. 33. Sweet Christmas!
    Hembeck
  35. 34. Cage
    Cage
  36. 35. Anatomy of a Makeover: Luke Cage
    Cage
  37. 36. Cage
    Cage
  38. 37. Cage
    Cage
  39. 38. Marvel Quarterly Report 1 Qtr 1992
  40. 39. Cage #1
    Cage
  41. 40. Collected Editions
  42. 41. Power Man No More!
    Cage
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