(August 2007)

Marvel, 2007 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 3.75 CAD
Pages
40
Indicia Frequency
monthly except semi-monthly in June
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T+
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode
759606060849 00311
Editing
Tom Brevoort; Molly Lazer (Assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Glossy interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Cover sports "The Initiative" trade dress.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Avengers: Initiative / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jimmy Cheung (signed)
Inks
John Dell (signed)
Colors
Justin Ponsor [as J-Po] (signed)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Komodo; Spider-Man; Shocker; Boomerang; Hydro-Man

[Recap and Lineup] (Table of Contents: 1)

Avengers: Initiative / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stefano Caselli
Inks
Stefano Caselli
Colors
Daniele Rudoni
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero

Bug Hunt (Table of Contents: 2)

Avengers: Initiative / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott
Pencils
Stefano Caselli
Inks
Stefano Caselli
Colors
Daniele Rudoni
Letters
Virtual Calligraphy; Joe Caramagna

Genre
superhero
Characters
HEROES: Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; War Machine; The Gauntlet; Justice [Vance Astrovik]; Henry Peter Gyrich; Triathlon; Cloud 9; Hardball; Komodo; Trauma; Rage; Slapstick; Beast; Bengal; Dani Moonstar; The Thing; Curt Connors [Lizard]; VILLAINS: Shocker; Boomerang; Hydro-Man; CAMEOS: Wonder Man; Gargoyle; Hulkling; Black Widow; Ms. Marvel; Stingray; She-Hulk; Scarlet Spiders; Demon Bear [Trauma]
Synopsis
The recruits continue to train under the guidance of established heroes. Dani agrees to help Trauma with his fear based powers. Hardball meets a mysterious stranger in a bar who seems to know an awful lot about his personal life. Komodo is singled out to take new power inhibiting nanotechnolgy and try and strip Spidey and three of his deadly foes of their powers. Spidey escapes but the new Scarlet Spiders help take down the trio of villains.

Indexer Notes

Centerfold of the comic is a promo for the Annihilation: Conquest crossover and is on cardstock paper.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Avengers: Initiative
  2. 1. [Recap and Lineup]
    Avengers: Initiative
  3. 2. Bug Hunt
    Avengers: Initiative
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