Avengers World TPB (2014-2015 Marvel NOW) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. "AIMpire!" Collects Avengers World (2014) #1-5 and material from All New Marvel Now Point One (2014). Written by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Spencer. Art by Stefano Caselli. cover by John Cassaday. Earth's Mightiest Heroes have returned from the stars - but new threats have emerged on the world they left behind, and the Avengers will be tested like never before. In one cataclysmic day, the face of the Marvel Universe will change forever - and the fight for Earth's future will begin. Smasher, Sunspot and Cannonball find themselves trapped and prisoners of A.I.M.'s Scientist Supreme! Shang-Chi takes on the Gorgon in a fight to the death for control of the Hand! The City of the Dead will rise! Starbrand must confront the ghosts of his past! And three Avengers' lives depend on Manifold discovering his true destiny! Prepare for a globe-spanning epic of empires and armies, and the brave few who stand between them and us. The A.I.M. Empire has begun! Softcover, 120 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Ascension!" Collects Avengers World (2014) #6-9 and Avengers (2012 5th Series) #34.1. Stories by Nick Spencer and Al Ewing. Art by Marco Checchetto, Stefano Caselli, Dale Keown and Norman Lee. Cover by Dale Keown. A rising superpower answers the call in the face of an ancient evil. The City of the Dead prepares to rise. A.I.M. Empire makes its stand. In one catastrophic moment, an Avengers World world erupts into flames. The Uprising begins! Softcover, 112 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Next World!" Collects Avengers World (2014) #10-16. Written by Nick Spencer and Frank Barbiere. Art by Marco Checchetto. Cover by Jorge Molina. The uprising begins and the Avengers' world erupts in flames! As the AIM Empire makes its stand, and the army of the dead rise under the command of Morgan Le Fay, the ragtag heroes of the new Euroforce side with the Avengers to confront the menace lurking under Europe. And as the Gorgon and the Dragon Temple of the Hand attack China, the Avengers and the Ascendant answer the call! Confronted by immense dangers on all sides, the Avengers face a world on fire - but if they can't win this three-front battle, can the Next Avengers succeed in their stead? Then, it's an AXIS tie-in like no other, as an unexpected new Avengers team is recruited by - Dr. Doom?! Will Doom's heroic gambit redeem him, or will the team wither under the Scarlet Witch's wrath? Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.
Volume 4 - 1st printing. "Before Time Runs Out!" Collects Avengers (2012-2015 5th Series) 34.2A and Avengers World (2014-2015) #17-21. Written by Sam Humphries and Frank Barbiere. Art by Bengal and Marco Checchetto. Cover by Jeff Dekal. The Avengers, Illuminati and Cabal have been battling to save their world while reality dies and time runs out around them - but how did things get the way they are? Find out here, as the answers you've been waiting for are revealed! Cannonball and Smasher face their greatest adventure yet: parenthood! But can the new parents survive an encounter with the Shi'ar Imperial Guard? Sunspot takes on A.I.M. in the Savage Land as Starbrand and Nightmask face a surprising enemy, and Thor and Hyperion are unleashed! The Avengers fall as the Cabal rises - and no world is safe as the march to the end times begins! Plus: Starbrand is losing his grip on his humanity! Can Nightmask bring him back to Earth? And can he stand against the cosmic fire of Kolobus? Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.