Before the Fantastic 4 Ben Grimm and Logan (2000) comic books
FANTASTIC FOUR: GRIMM AND LOGAN #1 On sale May 31st. Cover by kaare andrews & walden wong, larry hama/kaare andrews/walden wong ? THE SCOOP: What happened when Wolverine and The Thing collided before they donned colorful costumes? This new story reveals all! ? THE STORY: The Marvel Universe is full of tough guys, but they just don't come any rougher than Ben Grimm and Logan! This action-packed adventure takes place during Grimm's dangerous days as a test pilot for the U.S. Air Force (before he became the ever lovin' blue eyed idol of millions) and Logan's time as a Canadian secret agent (before he became the X-Men's secret weapon). Needless to say, they get thrown together during a top-secret mission?but can barely stop beating the tar out of each other long enough to get the job done! Featuring appearances by Tony Stark, Nick Fury, Carol Danvers and the Black Widow (and that's just in the first issue), this series sheds light on two of the most interesting (and popular) characters in the Marvel U. during a part of their history we have rarely seen. It's an over-the-top, knuckle-bruising, full throttle adventure, brought to you by the creative team of Larry Hama (WOLVERINE) and red-hot new find Kaare Andrews! ? THE FORMAT: Three-issue monthly limited series. Cover price $2.99.
cover by KAARE ANDREWS & WALDEN WONG larry hama/KAARE ANDREWS/WALDEN WONG Logan (Wolverine), Ben Grimm (The Thing) and Carol Danvers?trapped behind enemy lines! Shot down and captured by an elite Soviet strike force, our heroes must find a way to escape?that doesn't involve killing each other! Why are they seemingly betrayed? And why does the Black Widow seem to know their next moves? Plus: A prize fight in a speeding train, an escape from a Siberian prison camp, dogfights between experimental aircraft, secret scientific installations, packs of ravenous wolves, a nuclear menace, lots o' stuff blowing up, and surprise cameos by other Marvel mainstays! Whew! Cover price $2.99.
cover by KAARE ANDREWS & WALDEN WONG larry hama/KAARE ANDREWS/WALDEN WONG For your eyes only: the fiery finale of this Cold War caper features a speeding Siberian prison train, a ticked-off Carol Danvers, a hi-jacked Russian jet, a determined Black Widow, Northrop Flying Wing bombers, well-armed Spetsnaz commandos... oh yeah, and a couple of bare-knuckle brawlers named Ben Grimm (The Thing) and Logan (Wolverine)! Cover price $2.99.