July 3rd Trade, Hardcover, & Graphic Novel Releases


Here's a short list of the Trade Paper Backs (TPB), Hardcovers (HC) and Graphic Novels (GN) that are being released this week. You can save 20-40% off the cover price by pre-ordering them from Things From Another World, or Amazon. Note: Amazon's release dates are off due to the way Publishers (Marvel & DC) date their releases (+2 Months) but they still ship when released.

Note: Releases based on http://www.tfaw.com/Graphic-Novels/Pre-Orders and subject to change.

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Axe Cop Volume 4 TPB President of the World

Cover Price: $12.99

By:   Malachai Nicolle, Ethan Nicolle, Dirk Erik Schulz
Type:   Graphic Novels : Kids
Genres:   Action-Adventure, Humor
Publisher:   Dark Horse
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
ISBN:   978-1-61655-057-8
For ages:   10+
Details:   Full color, 96 pages; TPB 6 5/8" x 10 13/16"

Axe Cop is now president of the whole world! But a bunch of outer-space bad guys are on their way to Earth, and they're bringing big trouble with them! Collects the three-issue miniseries.

* Axe Cop will be part of a new Fox Animated television programming block!

* Axe Cop Volume 1 has sold over 12,000 copies!
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Billy the Kid's Old Timey Oddities Vol. 3 TPB - The Orm of Loch Ness TPB

Cover Price: $15.99

By:   Eric Powell, Kyle Hotz, Kyle Hotz, Daniel Brown
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Humor, Horror, Action-Adventure
Publisher:   Dark Horse
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
ISBN:   978-1-61655-106-3
For ages:   14+
Details:   Full color, 112 pages; TP, 7" x 10"

The world believes the notorious outlaw Billy the Kid was killed by Pat Garrett, but in reality the Kid is very much alive, the hired gun of Fineas Sproule's traveling spectacle of biological curiosities-or "freaks," as Billy calls them. In their latest adventure, Billy and crew head to Loch Ness to rescue their lizard-skinned comrade Callahan from the wrath of Count Dracula.

* From the Eisner Award-winning creator of The Goon! 
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The Chronicles of Conan Volume 24: Blood Dawn and Other Stories TPB

Cover Price: $18.99

By:   Jim Owsley, Don Kraar, John Buscema, Ernie Chan, Mike Docherty, Ernie Chan, Dave Simons, George Roussos, Ken Feduniewicz, John Buscema
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Fantasy, Action-Adventure
Publisher:   Dark Horse
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
ISBN:   978-1-61655-107-0
For ages:   12+
Details:   Full color, 240 Pages; TP, 7" x 10"

Conan, now a warlord of Koth, is sent by his jealous and spiteful king on a doomed foray into the territory of bloodthirsty Kushite marauders. But greater perils await as Conan and his men again encounter Imhotep, demon from beyond the stars, who seeks Conan's life and the enchanted amulet the barbarian carries. Collects Conan the Barbarian #182-#189 and Conan the Barbarian Annual #11. 
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Crow Midnight Legends TPB Vol. 04 Waking Nightmares

Cover Price: $17.99


By:   Christopher Golden, Phil Hester, Kyle Hotz
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Horror
Publisher:   IDW Publishing
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978161377674251799

Christopher Golden (w) o Phil Hester & Ande Parks (a) o Kyle Hotz (c) Can a crow pursue only vengeance, or can he act to save the living? NYC Cop Mark Leung contemplates this question from the other side after he and his wife are murdered by the Triad, who then take their twin daughters captive. 
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Daredevil HC End Of Days

Cover Price: $39.99

By:   Brian Michael Bendis, Klaus Janson, Alex Maleev
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078512420753999

Revealed at last: how it all ends for the Man Without Fear!

In the near future, the Kingpin and Daredevil have been murdered - but that's just the beginning. Reporter Ben Urich has one last story to write: What was Matt Murdock's final secret? Ben digs deep into the seedy underbelly of the Marvel Universe, tracking down Matt's buried sins and past loves to discover the secrets behind his death. But who is the new Daredevil that's tracking Ben? The investigation leads Ben through a harrowing gauntlet of Daredevil's greatest foes -- and straight to the Church of the Hand! And when Daredevil's final mystery stands revealed, Ben Urich's life will never be the same! It's a story years in the making, brought to you by some of the finest creators in Daredevil history!

This title collects
DAREDEVIL: END OF DAYS #1-8.
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Dark Avengers TPB Masters Of Evil

Cover Price: $14.99

By:   Jeff Parker, Neil Edwards, Joe Quinones
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078516847851499

What force on this planet -- nay, this universe -- could turn Earth's deadliest villains into Avengers? Trapped in a dangerous world, Skaar, Moonstone and Ragnarok go to war with. . . the deadly Dr. Strange! And when Dr. June Covington is turned loose in Tony Stark's Frankensteinian laboratory, who will be her first subject for 'improvement'? When the Dark Avengers find the secret to returning home, can they fight their way out of King Thing's torture pit and overcome Iron Man? As a world crumbles, what's up Moonstone's sleeve? The Dark Avengers may just prove evil is our only hope!

This title collects
DARK AVENGERS (2012) #184-190.
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Diablo Sowrd Of Justice TPB

Cover Price: $14.99

By:   Aaron Williams, Joseph LaCroix
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   DC Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order

From the world and legends of Sanctuary, the setting for the award winning Diablo video game, comes this tale of a hero's birth. Jacob has fled his homeland in the north, hunted by his kinsmen for the crime of murder. Led by the visions of an ancient prophet, pursued by his friends, Jacob finds his destiny -- but will he be able to claim the sword that could save his people, if not the world, before he's brought to justice?

This title collects
Diablo Sowrd Of Justice #1-5
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Distant Soil TPB Vol. 01 The Gathering

Cover Price: $16.99

By:   Colleen Doran
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:  
Publisher:   Image Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   9781607066897

The first new edition of the out of print A DISTANT SOIL, VOL. 1 collection returns in a spectacular, digitally re-mastered volume! This beautiful and critically acclaimed series has not had a new edition in seventeen years. Now, digital technology allows us to bring you a more beautiful presentation than ever before. Every single page has been completely restored, and re-lettered, with a new and stunning die cut cover! This is THE DEFINITIVE VERSION fans have been waiting for!

Features an introduction by New York Times best-selling author, Neil Gaiman! 
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Doctor Who 3 TPB Vol. 02 Eye Of Ashaya

Cover Price: $17.99

By:   Andy Diggle, Josh Adams, Mark Buckingham
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Science-Fiction
Publisher:   IDW Publishing
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978161377675951799

In "The Eye of Ashaya" Andy Diggle and Craig Hamilton bring you a tale of the Doctor, Amy, and Rory on a luxury star-liner for some rest but as the Doctor crosses paths with a thief from his past, any thoughts of peace go right out the porthole.

In "Space Oddity," Joshua Hale Fialkov and Horacio Domingues tell the story of a cosmonaut's attempt at the first space walk in 1965, as his crew watches in horror as he's swallowed whole by a shadow. Only the Doctor can save the spacecraft and the historically important mission. 
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Green Lantern Corps HC Vol. 02 Alpha War

Cover Price: $24.99


By:   Peter J. Tomasi, Fernando Pasarin
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   DC Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978140124012752499

When the Alpha Lanterns, the internal police force for the Corps, arrest Green Lantern John Stewart for the murder of a fellow Lantern, it sends shock waves throughout the entire Corps-especially since Stewart refuses to defend himself against the charges. Now, in these tales from issues #8-14 and 0, it's up to Guy Gardner and the rest of the Green Lanterns to break Stewart out and bring down the emotionless Alpha Lanterns. 
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Green Lantern Corps TPB Vol. 01 Fearsome

Cover Price: $14.99

By:   Various, Brian Bolland
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   June 26, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078515974253499

By:   Peter J. Tomasi, Fernando Pasarin, Doug Mahnke
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   DC Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978140123702851499

Guy Gardner and John Stewart lead a squadron of Green Lanterns to fight a mysterious force marching across the space sectors and devouring not only their natural resources but their entire populations! Then, on a mission to rescue John Stewart and Vandor, Guy Gardner assembles the nastiest Green Lanterns to ever put on a ring!

This title collects
GL CORPS #1-7
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Grendel Omnibus Volume 3: Orion's Reign TPB

Cover Price: $24.99

By:   Matt Wagner, Matt Wagner, Tim Sale, John K. Snyder, Jay Geldhof, Bernie Mireault, Hannibal King, Matthew Hollingsworth, Giulia Brusco, Jeromy Cox, Joe Matt
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Action-Adventure, Crime, Superhero
Publisher:   Dark Horse
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
ISBN:   978-1-59582-895-8
For ages:   16+
Details:   Full color, 564 Pages; TP, 6" x 9"

No longer content to inhabit one host at a time, the Grendel entity goes viral, in a new phase of Wagner's epic spanning centuries and culminating with the rise of a new kind of host-the Grendel-Khan! This volume collects the never-before-reprinted "Incubation Years" tales from Grendel #20-#22 and the mammoth God and the Devil and Devil's Reign story lines, featuring art by Tim Sale and John K. Snyder and collected in order for the first time!

* Futuristic tales by artists Tim Sale, John K. Snyder, and more!

* Over 500 pages! 
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High Ways TPB

Cover Price: $17.99

By:   John Byrne
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Science-Fiction
Publisher:   IDW Publishing
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978161377679751799

Humanity has not yet reached for the stars, but the Solar System is still a busy, exciting, and sometimes very dangerous place, as young Eddie Wallace is about to discover, when he joins the crew of a freighter that hauls cargo along THE HIGH WAYS. 
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Locke & Key TPB Vol. 05 Clockworks

Cover Price: $19.99

By:   Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodriguez
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Horror
Publisher:   IDW Publishing
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978161377699551999

Tyler and Kinsey Locke have no idea that their now-deceased nemesis-Lucas 'Dodge' Caravaggio-has taken over the body of their younger brother, Bode. With unrestricted access to Keyhouse, Dodge's ruthless quest to find the Omega Key and open the Black Door is almost complete. But Tyler and Kinsey have a dangerous key of their own--one that can unlock all the secrets of Keyhouse by opening a gateway to the past. The time has come for the Lockes to face their own legacy and the darkness behind the Black Door. Because if they don't learn from their family history, they may be doomed to repeat it, and time is running out. 
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Marvel Now Omnibus HC

Cover Price: $99.99

By:   Various, Joe Quesada
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078518380859999

The future is now. . . MARVEL NOW!

Get in on the ground floor as the Marvel Universe is revitalized for a new and exciting era of adventure!

This title collects
UNCANNY AVENGERS #1, MARVEL NOW: POINT ONE, A+X #1, DEADPOOL (2012) #1, IRON MAN (2012) #1, ALL-NEW X-MEN #1, FANTASTIC FOUR (2012) #1, THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #1, X-MEN LEGACY (2012) #1, CAPTAIN AMERICA (2012) #1, INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #1, FF (2012) #1, AVENGERS (2012) #1, THUNDERBOLTS (2012) #1, AVENGERS ARENA #1, CABLE AND X-FORCE #1, NEW AVENGERS (2013) #1, SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #1, SAVAGE WOLVERINE #1, YOUNG AVENGERS (2013) #1, UNCANNY X-MEN (2013) #1, SECRET AVENGERS (2013) #1, NOVA (2013) #1, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (2013) #1, RED SHE-HULK #58, FEARLESS DEFENDERS #1, JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #646, MORBIUS: THE LIVING VAMPIRE #1, UNCANNY X-FORCE (2013) #1, WOLVERINE (2013) #1, AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #9 & MORE!
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Masks & Mobsters HC Vol. 01

Cover Price: $19.99

By:   Joshua Williamson, Mike Henderson
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:  
Publisher:   Image Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978160706765851999
For ages:   16+

When Mob enforcer Bobby Silver killed masked hero Doctor Daylight in cold blood, it sent shock waves through the Masked community. Now in the eyes of the heroes, the mob is their #1 enemy-and it's war! 
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New Avengers Prem HC Vol. 01 Everything Dies Now

Cover Price: $24.99

By:   Jonathan Hickman, Steve Epting, Jock
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078516836252499

To prevent the collision of our universe with another, the Illuminati must reassemble. . . NOW! It's the Marvel Universe's most powerful and brilliant team: Black Panther, Iron Man, Dr. Strange, Black Bolt, Mr. Fantastic, Sub-Mariner and the Beast - armed with the six Infinity Gems against an infinite legion of parallel realities. But their task is complicated by old wounds, lies and secret agendas. When the Illuminati experiences its first dimensional incursion, can the members of this loose brotherhood trust each other enough to use the Infinity Gems in unison? And when they learn Earth is the center point for the death of the universe, doesn't that mean destroying it might save everything else? Enter the world-eater, Galactus, as the New Avengers do the unthinkable! Jonathan Hickman and Steve Epting revamp the New Avengers in a multiverse-spanning saga!

This title collects
NEW AVENGERS (2013) #1-6.
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Night of the Living Dead Aftermath TPB Vol. 01

Cover Price: $19.99


By:   David Hine, German Erramouspe, Raulo Caceres
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Horror
Publisher:   Avatar Press
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978159291205651999
For ages:   16+

The original zombie phenomenon returns with horror writer DAVID HINE directing the re-emergence of the undead in America. Set in the excesses of the late 1970s we follow the world as it has evolved with the zombie threat. The nation believes the epidemic contained, but when a virulent outbreak turns Las Vegas into a shambling graveyard, the government is forced to lock it down under quarantine. A group of unlikely survivors finds out the hard way that even with the undead, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. This trade collects issues #1-6 of the ongoing Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath series. 
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Star Trek Ongoing TPB Vol. 05

Cover Price: $19.99

By:   Mike Johnson, Claudia Balboni, Tim Bradstreet
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Science-Fiction
Publisher:   IDW Publishing
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978161377687251799

Find out how Doctor Leonard 'Bones' McCoy found himself on a shuttle to Starfleet Academy with James T. Kirk! Learn new secrets about Uhura's past and witness her first meeting with Spock! Discover what led young Montgomery Scott to devote himself to engineering. And, witness Sulu's and Chekov's first meeting at Starfleet Academy, and learn how their paths intertwined all the way to the bridge of the Enterprise! All overseen by Star Trek writer/producer Roberto Orci.
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Team 7 TPB Vol. 01 Fight Fire With Fire

Cover Price: $16.99

By:   Justin Jordan, Jesus Merino, Doug Mahnke
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   DC Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978140124092951699

Team 7 follows the deadly team as they travel into the Heart of Darkness to battle the evil Black Diamond.

The dark secrets of The New 52 are found here including the secret origin of Eclipso and the beginning of the Black Room from Justice League.

This title collects
TEAM 7 #0-7
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Uncanny X-Men Prem HC Vol. 01 Revolution

Cover Price: $24.99

By:   Brian Michael Bendis, Chris Bachalo
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078516846152499

The true flagship X-Men series returns NOW! In the wake of the Phoenix event, exactly what are Cyclops and his team of outlaw X-Men - visionary revolutionaries or dangerous terrorists? Whatever the truth, Cyclops, Emma Frost, Magneto, and Magik are gathering new mutants and redefining the name Uncanny X-Men. But they face harsh challenges: once again, robotic Sentinels hunt the team and the mutants they protect but who's doing the hunting? And there's a mole on Cyclops' team - but who is it? A weakened Magneto must prove that he's still the master of magnetism, as Magik wonders why she is the only Phoenix Five member to emerge unscathed! Plus: learn what it's like to be a student at Cyclops' new school! Blockbuster creators Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo revamp the entire X-Men concept! Collecting UNCANNY X-MEN (2013) #1-5.
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Usagi Yojimbo Volume 27: A Town Called Hell TPB

Cover Price: $16.99

By:   Stan Sakai
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Action-Adventure, Anthropomorphics, Fantasy
Publisher:   Dark Horse
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
ISBN:   978-1-59582-970-2
For ages:   10+
Details:   b&w, 208 Pages; TP, 6" x 9"

The rabbit ronin's wanderings find him caught between competing gang lords fighting for control of A Town Called Hell. With the help of master swordsman Kato, Usagi takes on one gangster, while the other stirs up even more trouble! Now, with Kato on his trail, Usagi continues his travels, confronting a nukekubi-a flying cannibal head-aiding a disgraced samurai seeking redemption, and even crossing paths with the demon Jei! All the while, Kato awaits a rematch and a return to Hell! Collects Usagi Yojimbo #124-#131.

* Introduction by Geof Darrow (Shaolin Cowboy, Hard Boiled)!

* 2012 Eisner nominee for Best Continuing Series!

* Available in a limited edition, signed and numbered hardcover!

* Don't miss the new Usagi Yojimbo game for iOS! 
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Venom TPB Enemy Within

Cover Price: $24.99

By:   Various, Bob McLeod
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078518434851999

Venom goes looking for trouble -- and boy does he find it in these action-packed tales! After turning over a new leaf and vowing to protect the innocent, Eddie Brock and his alien symbiote stalk the streets of San Francisco dispensing their own brand of justice! Itís a veritable whoís who of Spider-Manís deadliest foes as Venom goes toe to toe with the Punisher, Juggernaut, Demogoblin and Morbius the Living Vampire! But when Eddie Brock bonds with yet another parasitic life form, will he succumb to madness -- or can he conquer the enemy within?

Plus: Venom takes on the ever-incredible green goliath in a rare, never-before-reprinted tale written by legendary Hulk scribe Peter David!

This title collects
VENOM: FUNERAL PYRE #1-3, VENOM: THE MADNESS #1-3, VENOM: THE ENEMY WITHIN #1-3 and INCREDIBLE HULK & VENOM #1.
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Wolverine By Mark Millar Omnibus HC

Cover Price: $75.00

By:   Mark Millar, John Romita, Joe Quesada
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078516796957500

He's the best there is at what he does. And when writer Mark Millar (THE ULTIMATES, KICK-ASS) gets his hands on Wolverine, what he does isn't very pretty!

When the Hand brainwashes Wolverine, he slices and dices his way through friends and foes alike - carving a swath of terror through the Marvel Universe that ultimately results in an X-Man's death! Finally captured and deprogrammed, Wolverine swears vengeance against his tormentors - and the vengeance of Wolverine is a wonder to behold.

Then: Nobody knows what happened the night the heroes fell, but the villains have been calling the shots ever since. Wolverine's fate is the biggest mystery of all. No one has heard from him for fifty years, and in his place stands an old man called Logan.

This title collects
WOLVERINE (2003) #20-32 and #66-72, and WOLVERINE: OLD MAN LOGAN GIANT-SIZE #1.
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X-Factor TPB Vol. 20 Hell On Earth War

Cover Price: $15.99

By:   Peter David, Leonard Kirk, David Yardin
Type:   Graphic Novels
Genres:   Superhero
Publisher:   Marvel Comics
Pub. Date:   July 03, 2013
Availability:   Pre-Order
UPC:   978078516700651599

The Hell on Earth War begins as the various Lords of Hell fight for dominance in a vicious, mystical battle triggered by the seven billionth soul born on Earth: Wolfsbane's son, Tier! And only X-Factor can prevent the entire world from going up in flames! But as the team fights for Tier's life and struggles to stop the Hell-Lords from tearing apart the Earth, familiar faces return. But help may come too late, as one Hell-Lord is poised to stand victorious. The few remaining X-Factor members make a last-ditch effort to save the world -- but not all will survive the final battle. This is the end of X-Factor as you know it!

This title collects
X-FACTOR (1986) #250-256.

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