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AJ’s Readathon #1293

BLACK PANTHER #13
Written by REGINALD HUDLIN (#17)
Penciled by SCOT EATON (#34)
Cover by JAE LEE
"Two the Hard Way"
To every King, a bride — and that’s exactly what The Black Panther is searching for! But first, he’s got to travel down South for a rendezvous with Blade, Brother Voodoo, the Next Wave’s Monica Rambeau, and an endless horde of good old boy vampires. Jump on board here, True Believer, as BLACK PANTHER revs up to an event of cataclysmic proportions.

Noteworthy Readathon Moments:

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942. Ultimate Spider-Man #74
“Hobgoblin: Part 3”

May 2005 Part 19/28
Cover by Mark Bagley and Richard Isanove

Writer: Brian Bendis (#1)
Artist: Mark Bagley (#1)

Solicit: The newly returned Harry Osborn comes between Peter and Mary Jane and may actually cause their breakup. Worse, Harry knows Peter’s secret identity. And even more frightening, Harry tells MJ he knows Spider-Man killed his father!

New To My Readathon:

  • None

Comic Collected In: Ultimate Spider-Man v13: Hobgoblin TP
Story Continues In: Ultimate Spider-Man #75

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954. Ultimate Spider-Man #75
“Hobgoblin: Part 4”

June 2005 Part 3/30
Cover by Mark Bagley and Richard Isanove

Writer: Brian Bendis (#1)
Artist: Mark Bagley (#1)

Solicit: Young Harry Osborn has come to believe that his friend, Peter Parker, killed his father Norman when Peter was Spider-Man. Now, Harry plans a horrifying, misguided vengeance that could end Peter’s life. Prepare for the battle of Spider-Man and the Hobgoblin!! Will either survive this epic encounter?

New To My Readathon:

  • None

Comic Collected In: Ultimate Spider-Man v13: Hobgoblin TP
Story Continues In: Ultimate Spider-Man #75

AJ’s Readathon #1402

MARVEL ZOMBIES #5 (of 5)
Written by ROBERT KIRKMAN (#3)
Penciled by SEAN PHILLIPS (#57)
Cover by ARTHUR SUYDAM
Is it wedding bells-or an Undead extravaganza!?! The world-devouring Galactus makes his way to Earth to discover the dominant life form is-Marvel Zombies! Can the zombies defend their world from the Big G or will they meet their end in a planet-wide conflagration? The answer will shock you in this conclusion that ties into Ultimate Fantastic Four: “Frightful,” beginning next month!

Noteworthy Readathon Moments:

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AJ’s Readathon #1350

INFINITE CRISIS #6
Written by Geoff Johns (#6)
Art by Phil Jimenez (#72)
Which events in this continuing epic will lead us to One Year Later? What worlds live? Which hero dies? Retailers please note: This issue will ship with covers by Lee & Hope (approximately 50%) and P�rez (approximately 50%).

Noteworthy Readathon Moments:

  • First readathon of:
    Deadman (Brand)
    Swamp Thing (Holland)
    Star Sapphire (Darnell)
    Amethyst (Winston)
    Madame Xanadu (Inwudu)

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914. Ultimate Spider-Man #72
“Hobgoblin: Part 1”

April 2005 Part 19/28
Cover by Mark Bagley and Richard Isanove

Writer: Brian Bendis (#1)
Artists: Mark Bagley (#49)

Solicit: It’s the terrifying beginning of the Hobgoblin arc as Harry Osborn returns to Midtown High harboring a dark secret that will affect the lives of all those around him—especially Peter Parker. And where does father Norman fit into things?

New To My Readathon:

  • None
Comic Collected In: Ultimate Spider-Man v13: Hobgoblin TP
Story Continues In: Ultimate Spider-Man #73