Avengers Arena TPB (2013-2014 Marvel NOW) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Kill or Die!" Collects Avengers Arena (2012) #1-6. Written by Dennis Hopeless. Art and Cover by Kev Walker and Alessandro Vitti. Cover by Dave Johnson. Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman teens - including members of the Runaways and Avengers Academy - are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor: Fight or die...only one will walk out alive! Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant. Welcome to Murder World - where secrets are plenty, alliances are fleeting, and the key to victory might be rewriting the rules of the game. As Cammi and Hazmat battle the mysterious Deathlocket, X-23 and Juston Seyfert's Sentinel join the fray - but who's stalking the heroes in their sleep? Who are the students of the Braddock Academy? What's up with Chase and Darkhawk? Who is not what they seem? And which player will draw first blood? Betrayal! Secrets! Murder! We dare you to tune in to your new favorite comic...NOW! Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $15.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Game On!" Collects Avengers Arena (2012) #7-12. Written by Dennis Hopeless. Art by Kev Walker and Alessandro Vitti. Cover by Dave Johnson. What are X-23's secrets? What is Darkhawk's big reveal? Secrets explode, alliances shatter, and Apex - the mean girl you love to hate - makes her move as the next chapter of the Arena's deadly game begins and the contest continues to take its toll! And as Nico makes a valiant stand against Sentinel, Hazmat strikes up a startling new romance - with Reptil?! Apex squares off in a bloody battle against an unexpected opponent, Death Locket gets a shocking eyeful, and Arcade...makes popcorn. What a jerk! The game is on, the stakes are raised, and the body count is rising! Plus: The history of Arcade is revealed! How did the former punchline become the sadistic scene stealer who now torments Marvel's teen heroes? Find out in this shocking behind-the-scenes story! Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $15.99.
Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Boss Level!" Collects Avengers Arena (2012) #13-18. The last epic chapter of Season One begins here! The contestants have fought one another in the arena, but now can they put aside their feuds and battle Arcade? The UK love triangle explodes! But between Nara, Anachronism and Bloodstone, whose heart will get broken - or stopped? And is Cullen's big secret bigger than anyone could have guessed? The final conflicts begin as the surviving contestants lash out on Murder World Island in an all-out battle royale - while down in Arcade's lair, it's two other contestants vs. Arcade himself! Can the teens escape before more blood is spilled? Meanwhile, in the outside world, another desperate hunt is on as Hank Pym searches for the kidnapped Avengers Academy students! Softcover, 136 pages, full color. Cover price $15.99.