- Marvel Comics Presents
Marvel Comics Presents
Cover art for Marvel Comics Presents (vol 2) #1.
Art by J. Scott Campbell.
Publication information Publisher Marvel Comics Schedule (vol. 1): Biweekly
(vol. 1): Monthly
Format Ongoing series Publication date (vol. 1)
September 1988 - March 1995
September 2007 - August 2008
Number of issues (vol. 1): 175
(vol. 2): 12
Main character(s) (vol. 1)
Wolverine, Ghost Rider, Man-Thing, Weapon X, Shang-Chi, Cyclops
Vanguard, Weapon Omega
Creative team Writer(s) (vol. 1)
Penciller(s) (vol. 1)
John Buscema, Tom Sutton, Tom Grindberg, Dave Cockrum, Al Milgrom, Ron Lim, Rick Leonardi, Rich Buckler, Paul Gulacy, Erik Larsen, Javier Saltares, Mark Texeira, Kelley Jones, Barry Windsor-Smith, Sam Kieth, Steve Lightle, Dwayne Turner
Dave Wilkins, Stuart Immonen, Clayton Henry, Khoi Pham, Mico Suayan, Andrea DiVito, Staz Johnson, Ed McGuinness, Lee Weeks, Marco Checchetto
Collected editions Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 1 ISBN 0785118268 Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 2 ISBN 0785118837 Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 3 ISBN 0785120653 Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 4 ISBN 0785120661 Wolverine: Weapon X ISBN 078512327X Marvel Comics Presents: Weapon Omega ISBN 0785134158
The first volume was released on a biweekly basis and lasted for 175 issues. Each issue had four eight-page stories, of which generally two were episodes in ongoing serials and two were one-episode stories. The one-episode stories generally featured obscure or little-seen characters from the Marvel universe, and often featured work by creators previously unpublished in the comics field. Including Scott Lobdell (later X-men Writer). Who started work under the editorship of Tom DeFalco.
The original plan was for the lead story to feature different members of the X-Men in solo adventures lasting between eight and ten episodes. The first ten issues featured Wolverine; others featured were Colossus, Cyclops, Havok, and Excalibur. From issue 39 onwards, Wolverine was featured as the lead story in all issues. Particularly notable was "Weapon X" in issues #72-84, which revealed Wolverine's origin, with story and art by Barry Windsor-Smith.
Later Ghost Rider was added to the series as "co-lead" feature, and the book adopted a "flip-book" format, thereby allowing each of the two characters cover billing. Eventually other characters, such as Man-Thing and Lunatik, got cover billing.
Several of the Wolverine storylines have since been collected and reprinted in trade paperback format. The first volume features Wolverine's first adventures in Madripoor, a fictional island that became Wolverine's second home during the late 1980s, as well as the "introduction" of Tyger Tiger.
In 2007 the anthology series returned, also including work by creators previously unpublished in the comics field. The series' editors were Warren Simons, Nick Lowe, Andy Schmidt, and John Barber. The series hosted two 12-part stories (The Vanguard super-team and Weapon Omega) and a host of short single to five-part stories involving a variety of characters within the Marvel Universe. The series was cancelled with issue 12.
- Marvel Comics Presents Vol. 1 #1-175
- Marvel Comics Presents Vol. 2 #1-12
- Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 1 (Vol. 1 #1-10)
- Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 2 (Vol. 1 #39-50)
- Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 3 (Vol. 1 #51-61)
- Marvel Comics Presents: Wolverine Vol. 4 (Vol. 1 #62-71)
- Wolverine: Weapon X (Vol. 1 #72-84)
- Wolverine: Blood Hungry (Vol. 1 #85-92)
- Patsy Walker: Hellcat (Vol. 2 #1-4)
- Marvel Comics Presents: Weapon Omega (Vol. 2 #1-12)
- Marvel Comics Presents (vol. 1) at the Comic Book DB
- Marvel Comics Presents (vol. 2) at the Comic Book DB
Wolverine Creators Teams Supporting characters EnemiesBloodscream · Chimera · Abraham Cornelius · Cyber · Daken · Genesis · The Gorgon · Lady Deathstrike · Malcolm Colcord · Matsu'o Tsurayaba · Mister X · Mystique · Nitro · Nuke · Ogun · Omega Red · Romulus · Roughouse · Sabretooth · Shiva · Silver Samurai · Taskmaster · William Stryker · Shingen Yashida · Wendigo · Wild Child Comic books5 Ronin · Astonishing Spider-Man & Wolverine · Before the Fantastic Four: Ben Grimm and Logan · Kitty Pryde and Wolverine · Logan · Marvel Comics Presents ("Weapon X") · "Old Man Logan" · Origin · Ultimate Wolverine vs. Hulk · Wolverine · Wolverine: Manifest Destiny · Wolverine: Origins · Wolverine: Snikt! · Wolverine: Weapon X In other media Related articles
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Marvel Comics 2 — Тип Импринт Год основания 1998 Основатели Том ДеФалко Расположение … Википедия
Marvel (comics) — Marvel, in comics, may refer to: Marvel Comics, an American comic publisher Marvel Knights, one of its imprints Marvel UK, another imprint Marvel Mystery Comics, a comic title originally known as Marvel Comics Characters: Marvel, also known as… … Wikipedia
Marvel Comics 2 — For the physics equation E = mc², see mass–energy equivalence. For the French software company MC2, see MC2 France. MC2 (Marvel Comics 2) is an imprint from Marvel Comics whose comic books depict an alternative future timeline for the Marvel… … Wikipedia
Marvel Comics — This article is about the comic book company using that name after 1961. For the earlier comic book series, see Marvel Mystery Comics. Marvel Comics Type Subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment Industry … Wikipedia
Marvel Comics — « Marvel » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Marvel (homonymie). Logo de Marvel Comics … Wikipédia en Français
DC Comics Presents — Cover of DC Comics Presents #1 (Jul Aug, 1978). Art by José Luis García López. Publication information Publisher … Wikipedia
DC-Comics Presents — DC Comics Presents... ist der Titel einer Comicserie die der US amerikanische Verlag DC Comics zwischen 1978 und 1986 veröffentlichte. Die Serie, die genremäßig eine Mischung aus Science Fiction Comic und Abenteuer Comic darstellte, erzählte… … Deutsch Wikipedia
DC Comics Presents — DC Comics Presents... ist der Titel einer Comicserie die der US amerikanische Verlag DC Comics zwischen 1978 und 1986 veröffentlichte. Die Serie, die genremäßig eine Mischung aus Science Fiction Comic und Abenteuer Comic darstellte, erzählte… … Deutsch Wikipedia
List of Marvel Comics publications A-M — Marvel Comics is an American comic book company. These are some of the publications it has released in its history, while this is a complete list of published titles. See also Timely Comics and Atlas Comics, Marvel s 1940s and 1950s precursors,… … Wikipedia
List of current Marvel Comics publications — Marvel Comics is an American comic book company. These are the ongoing and limited series publications as of January 2008, as well as those announced for imminent release. This list includes both mainstream Marvel Comics and its imprints Marvel… … Wikipedia