Muties (2002) comic books
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- Paper: White
- Slab: Scuffing on front of case
- Label #0157456023
cover by peter ferguson karl bollers (W)/peter ferguson & max douglas (p) ? THE SCOOP: Think all mutants wear spandex? Or have flashy codenames? Or are immersed in the struggle between human and mutant? Think again! ? THE SET-UP: MUTIES is a six-issue series that explores a very different side of a classic Marvel concept, and can be loosely described as THE UNCANNY X-MEN meets The Twilight Zone. Each globe-spanning, self-contained story focuses on a different mutant and his place in the world ? whether or not he's directly involved in the ideological struggle that will inevitably determine the future of mankind. These are the ones who have fallen between the cracks. ? THE STORY: Meet a thirteen-year-old boy genius who is taunted and tormented by his peers. But what is the secret that makes Jared different from anything mutant fans have ever encountered before? ? THE FORMAT: Each issue of this six-part series is 32 pages, with ads. (MarvelPG) FC, 32pg (1 of 6) $2.50 Cover price $2.50.
cover by patrick spaziante karl bollers (W)/patrick spaziante (p) Think all mutants wear spandex? Or have flashy codenames? Or are immersed in the struggle between human and mutant? Think again! In the second issue of this series of self-contained stories, we travel to Japan and meet Seiji, a burgeoning telekinetic whose imagination may prove to be his most fertile gift. Introducing the Manga-influenced pencils of Patrick Spaziante, whose style lends the perfect atmosphere to this standalone tale. FC, 32pg $2.50 Cover price $2.50.
COVER BY DEAN HASPIEL KARL BOLLERS (W)/DEAN HASPIEL (P) Think all mutants wear spandex? Or have flashy codenames? Think again! You are Riek Bukenya. You are thirteen years old. You are sitting your school in Uganda one day with other students. Then rebel forces murder your teacher, kidnap you along with the rest of the children in your class, and force you to take up weapons to fight for their cause. You have no choice but to do as they say, because you're powerless... right? 7-59606-05170-0-00311 (MarvelPG) 2.50 Cover price $2.50.
cover by trent kaniuga karl bollers (W)/trent kaniuga (p) Think all mutants wear spandex? Or have flashy codenames? Journey to the poverty-stricken streets of Brazil, where a teenager leaves the confines of her parents' home in search of her own identity. But what she finds is a world of betrayal, sex, and violence! What do you do when the only person you can trust happens to be a mutant? "MUTIES explores the human side of the mutant-verse with powerful stories focusing on people who'd love to be normal." -Comic Shop News 7-59606-05170-0-00411 (MarvelPG) 2.50 Cover price $2.50.
cover by salgood sam karl bollers (W)/salgood sam (p) Think all mutants wear flashy costumes and have goofy codenames? Think again! In a place of great beauty too often shattered by violence, a boy must become a man before he's ready -- especially when he's a mutant! Those close to young Liam Connaughton -- those that should be protecting him -- make unfair, cruel demands on him. But love can demand even greater sacrifices! 7-59606-05170-0-00611 (MarvelPG) 2.50 Cover price $2.50.