Young Romance: The Best of Simon & Kirby’s Romance Comics (2012) – TPB vol. 01

Synopsis:

Exciting, innovative, and beautifully drawn romance stories by two towering titans of the field (and originators of the genre).In such best-selling titles as Young Love and Real Western Romances, Simon and Kirby delighted a generation of girls and women (and probably a fair number of boys and men as well) with hundreds of charming and endlessly inventive stories of love and heartbreak. This never-before reprinted material painstakingly restored in full color and edited by Michel Gange. So get out your handkerchiefs and enjoy the trials, tribulations, tragedies and triumphs of Suzi, Marjorie, Annaliese, Toni, Kathy, Sari… and 15 other star-crossed young lovers from half a century ago.

Awards:

  • 2013 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards – Nominee – Best Archival Collection/Project–Comic Books: (by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, edited by Michel Gagné (Fantagraphics))

Reprints/Collects:

  • Young Romance (1947) #2
  • Young Romance (1947) #4
  • Young Romance (1947) #5
  • Young Romance (1947) #11
  • Young Romance (1947) #13
  • Young Romance (1947) #21
  • Young Romance (1947) #23
  • Young Romance (1947) #34
  • Young Romance (1947) #37
  • Young Romance (1947) #50
  • Young Romance (1947) #80
  • Young Romance (1947) #85
  • Young Romance (1947) #99

Notes:

Introduction by Michelle Nolan.

Writer(s):
(Unknown Creator)

Penciller(s):
Jack ‘King’ Kirby
Joe Simon

Inker(s):
Jack ‘King’ Kirby
Joe Simon

Colorist(s):
(Unknown Creator)

Letterer(s):
(Unknown Creator)

Editor(s):
Michel Gagné
Gary Groth
Jason T. Miles
Kristy Valenti

Cover Artist(s):
Jack ‘King’ Kirby
Joe Simon

Cover Date: February 2012

Cover Price: US $ 29.99

Format: Color; Hardcover; 208 pages

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The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck (1996) TPB Vol. 02

Synopsis:

Presenting by popular demand one of the most anticipated collections! The legendary artist Carl Barks created Scrooge McDuck and chronicled many of his most popular adventures. In addition to superb storytelling and wonderful entertainment, he left behind a character who was not only rich in his stories, but one for whom the stories themselves were rich. Modern master Don Rosa, beginning in 1994, undertook the task of recounting Uncle Scrooge’s past in a serialized epic

Reprints/Collects:

  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #291
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #292
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #293
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #294
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #295
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #296

Writer(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Penciller(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Inker(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Colorist(s):
Susan Daigle-Leach – ‘Sue Daigle, Susan Leach’

Letterer(s):
Todd Klein

Editor(s):
Geoffrey Blum
Leonard (John) Clark

Cover Date: 2010

Format: Color; Hardcover; 150 pages.

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The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck (1996) TPB Vol. 01

Synopsis:

Presenting by popular demand one of the most anticipated collections! The legendary artist Carl Barks created Scrooge McDuck and chronicled many of his most popular adventures. In addition to superb storytelling and wonderful entertainment, he left behind a character who was not only rich in his stories, but one for whom the stories themselves were rich. Modern master Don Rosa, beginning in 1994, undertook the task of recounting Uncle Scrooge’s past in a serialized epic

Reprints/Collects:

  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #285
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #286
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #287
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #288
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #289
  • Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge (1993) #290

Writer(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Penciller(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Inker(s):
Don Rosa – ‘Keno Don Hugo Rosa’

Colorist(s):
Susan Daigle-Leach – ‘Sue Daigle, Susan Leach’

Letterer(s):
Todd Klein

Editor(s):
Geoffrey Blum
Leonard (John) Clark

Cover Date: 2009

Format: Color; Hardcover; 138 pages.

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Invincible Iron Man (2008) – TPB vol. 11 “The Future”

Synopsis:

Tony Stark: prisoner of Mandarin City! Can Rescue, Iron Man 2.0 and War Machine team up — and not kill one another — while Tony Stark…builds the Mandarin’s ultimate weapon?! What is the stunning truth behind the Mandarin’s mission? How can our heroes stop the Mandarin’s plans? And what insane invention is Zeke Stane willing to unleash?

Reprints/Collects:

  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #521
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #522
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #523
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #524
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #525
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #526
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #527

Writer(s):
Matt Fraction

Penciller(s):
Salvador Larroca

Inker(s):
Salvador Larroca

Colorist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’

Letterer(s):
Chris Eliopoulos – ‘(principally a letterer)’

Editor(s):
Axel Alonso
Jon Moisan
Mark Paniccia

Cover Artist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’
Salvador Larroca

Cover Date: 2013

Cover Price: US $ 24.99

Format: Color; Hardcover; 165 pages.

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Invincible Iron Man (2008) – TPB vol. 10 “Long Way Down”

Synopsis:

He quit being sober. He quit being an Avenger. Will he really quit being Iron Man? Tony Stark’s life is spiraling out of control — or so it seems. As his deadly chess match against the Mandarin reaches its fateful crescendo, will Tony’s inscrutable strategy result in a hard-fought victory or utter defeat?

Reprints/Collects:

  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #516
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #517
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #518
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #519
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #520

Writer(s):
Matt Fraction

Penciller(s):
Salvador Larroca

Inker(s):
Salvador Larroca

Colorist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’

Letterer(s):
Joe Caramagna

Editor(s):
Axel Alonso
Tom Brevoort
Jon Moisan
Mark Paniccia
Jacob ‘Jake’ Thomas

Cover Artist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’
Salvador Larroca

Cover Date: 2012

Cover Price: US $ 19.99

Format: Color; Hardcover; 112 pages

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Invincible Iron Man (2008) – TPB vol. 09 “Demon”

Synopsis:

With FEAR ITSELF over, Tony Stark must deal with the consequences. Hounded by the media, can Stark overcome his demons in time to repulse an attack by the Mandarin on American soil? Plus: Iron Man’s enemies take advantage of Tony Stark’s lowest ebb to destroy him, as Zeke Stane and a NEW Detroit Steel return

Reprints/Collects:

  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #510
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #511
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #512
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #513
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #514
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #515

Writer(s):
Matt Fraction

Penciller(s):
Salvador Larroca

Inker(s):
Salvador Larroca

Colorist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’

Letterer(s):
Joe Caramagna

Editor(s):
Axel Alonso
Alejandro Arbona
Tom Brevoort
John Denning

Cover Artist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’
Salvador Larroca

Cover Date: 2012

Cover Price: US $ 19.99

Format: Color; Hardcover; 138 pages.

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Invincible Iron Man (2008) – TPB vol. 08 “Unfixable”

Synopsis:

Why should Tony Stark be the one to benefit from all of his technology? Dock Ock demands answers– and salvation– from Iron Man. To force Stark’s compliance, he threatens to kill millions of Manhattanites. And to prove Stark’s inferiority, he has one impossible request: fix the unfixable.

Reprints/Collects:

  • Free Comic Book Day 2010 (Iron Man/Thor) (2010) #1
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #501
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #502
  • Invincible Iron Man (2008) #503
  • Rescue (2010) #1

Writer(s):
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Matt Fraction

Penciller(s):
Salvador Larroca
Andrea Mutti
John Romita Jr.

Inker(s):
Salvador Larroca

Colorist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’

Letterer(s):
Joe Caramagna

Editor(s):
Axel Alonso
Alejandro Arbona
Stephen Wacker

Cover Artist(s):
Frank G. D’Armata – ‘fgd’
Salvador Larroca

Cover Date: 2011

Cover Price: US $ 19.99

Format: Color; Hardcover; 120 pages

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