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  • Issue #0
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 0

    Wizard special edition "Ultron Unlimited Preview" takes place before issue #19 of new series. includes 3 page history of Ultron. Contains the 12-page "Our Top Story Tonight" by Kurt Busiek, Stuart Immonen & Wade Von Grawbadger.

  • Issue #1A
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 1A
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    • Paper: White
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    • Label #1497283005

    Heroes Return - Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 1 of 3 - "And there came a Day...!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. One year ago the greatest heroes in the Marvel Universe, the Avengers and Fantastic Four, fought the mutant menace known as Onslaught and were sucked into an alternate universe. Earth's Mightiest Heroes have returned from the pocket universe of the Heroes Reborn just in time for an adventure so epic that it will take the greatest assemblage of Avengers ever put together. Every hero who has ever been a member of the team must unite to face a force so dangerous that it threatens the very fabric of reality. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 1B

    Special Sunburst variant cover - Heroes Return - Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 1 of 3 - "And there came a Day...!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. One year ago the greatest heroes in the Marvel Universe, the Avengers and Fantastic Four, fought the mutant menace known as Onslaught and were sucked into an alternate universe. Earth's Mightiest Heroes have returned from the pocket universe of the Heroes Reborn just in time for an adventure so epic that it will take the greatest assemblage of Avengers ever put together. Every hero who has ever been a member of the team must unite to face a force so dangerous that it threatens the very fabric of reality. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1BDFSIGNED
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 1BDFSIGNED

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    Dynamic Forces Edition signed by George Perez and limited to 1500 copies with DF certificate of authenticity. Special Sunburst variant cover - Heroes Return - Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 1 of 3 - "And there came a Day...!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. One year ago the greatest heroes in the Marvel Universe, the Avengers and Fantastic Four, fought the mutant menace known as Onslaught and were sucked into an alternate universe. Earth's Mightiest Heroes have returned from the pocket universe of the Heroes Reborn just in time for an adventure so epic that it will take the greatest assemblage of Avengers ever put together. Every hero who has ever been a member of the team must unite to face a force so dangerous that it threatens the very fabric of reality.

  • Issue #1GOLD
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    Published 1997 by Marvel.

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  • Issue #2A
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 2A

    Heroes Return - Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 2 of 3 - "The Call!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. Earth's Mightiest Heroes - Donar, Iron Knight, Gypsy Witch, Yeoman America, and the rest - awake in a world that seems so familiar, yet somehow feels wrong. One by one their memories begin to surface. But how can only a handful of Avengers hope to defeat the sorceress Morgan Le Fay when they'll have to first defeat an army of their own comrades? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #2B
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 2B

    Painted cover by Ray Lago. Heroes Return - Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 2 of 3 - "The Call!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. Earth's Mightiest Heroes - Donar, Iron Knight, Gypsy Witch, Yeoman America, and the rest - awake in a world that seems so familiar, yet somehow feels wrong. One by one their memories begin to surface. But how can only a handful of Avengers hope to defeat the sorceress Morgan Le Fay when they'll have to first defeat an army of their own comrades? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #3
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 3

    Once an Avenger! [The Morgan Conquest]: Part 3 of 3 - "Fata Morgana!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. It's the final push. The Avengers unite their full might to face down the devious sorcerous Morgan Le Fay. But even they may night have enough power to defeat this enemy alone. Luckily, for them a fallen comrade returns from the grave to lend an ionically powered hand. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #4
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 4

    The Morgan Conquest: Epilogue - "Too Many Avengers!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The final roster is decided on and a new team of Avengers ifs introduced to the world. Meanwhile, a couple of neophyte heroes take on one of the teams oldest adversaries. Avengers Roll Call: Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Vison, Scarlet Witch (who can summon forth Wonder Man), Hawkeye, Warbird (Ms. Marvel), Firestar, and Marvel Boy. NOTE: Easily one of my all time favorite rosters ever assembled. - Odinson, Lonestar Comics Archivist Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #5
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 5

    "Accusation most Foul!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring the Squadron Supreme. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. It's a battle for the ages when the Squadron Supreme shows up and accuses Earth's Mightiest Heroes of being imposters. Does the new team have what it takes to go toe-to-toe with the most powerful heroes from an alternate dimension? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #6
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 6
    • Signed by artist George Perez with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    "Earth's Mightiest Frauds?!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring the Squadron Supreme and Blue Shield. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The mighty Avengers battle the Squadron Supreme within the technological research facility known as Project Pegasus. Will these two super powers tear each other apart or can they stop fighting long enough to apprehend the true culprit behind everything? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #7
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 7

    Live Kree or Die: Part 4 of 4. "The Court Martial of Carol Danvers!" Guest-starring Quicksilver. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. Story continued from Quicksilver (1996-1997) #10. Warbird has been taken captive by a renegade band of alien Kree. These alien outlaws plan to use the former Ms. Marvel's unique genetic makeup (she's part human and part Kree) to transform the Earth's population into a race of Neo-Kree. Now, the Avengers, with Quicksilver in tow, must rocket to the moon to try and stop this mad scheme before it comes to fruition. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #8
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 8

    "Turbulence!" Part 1 of 2. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. Jarvis, Tony Stark's long time butler and now caretaker of Avenger's Mansion, goes to the airport to meet Maria De Guadalupe, a child Jarvis has been sponsoring for some time now but has never met. What Jarvis also doesn't know is that Maria has grown into the heroine known as Silver Claw (1st appearance). Plus, meet the newest hero on the block - Triathlon (1st appearance). He is unknown to the Avengers but there is something strangely familiar about the powers of this mysterious new hero. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #9
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 9

    "The Villain who Fell from Grace with the Earth!" Part 2 of 2. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. After an attack on American soil, Earth's Mightiest Heroes must face the earthshaking power and super technology of Moses Magnum. Plus, more secrets are revealed about the mysterious new hero Triathlon. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #10
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 10

    "Pomp and Pageantry!" Part 1 of 2. Cameos by the X-Men, Bruce Banner, Daredevil, and the Fantastic Four. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. New York City is celebrating Avengers Day, a day to honor Earth's Mightiest Heroes. However, the always deadly Grim Reaper crashes the party. And to make matters worse, he brings along a cadre of undead Avengers who had fallen in the line of duty but are now slaves under his power. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #11
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 11

    Halloween Issue - "...Always an Avenger!" Part 2 of 2. Cameos by Spider-Man, Daredevil, and the Fantastic Four. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Al Vey, and Bob Wiacek. Captain Marvel, Doctor Druid, Hellcat, Mockingbird, Swordsman, Thunder-Strike, and Wonder Man all fell in the line of duty while serving in the ranks of the Avengers. So why would they come back from the dead just to destroy the team they once were apart of? Because they're all now slaves under the power of the deadly Grim Reaper, that's why! Cover price $0.99.

  • Issue #12A
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 12A

    Double-Sized Anniversary Issue. "Old Entanglements!" Guest-starring the Thunderbolts. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Al Vey, and Bob Wiacek. Once upon a time there was the Masters of Evil, and army of the world's deadliest super villains, and they almost destroyed the Avengers forever (see Avengers (1st Series) #273-277). Now, the Masters are "reformed" and they are the new super team known as the Thunderbolts. So why are they still fighting the Avengers, and why is Hawkeye their team leader? Old habits die hard. Get ready for the titanic battle years in the making. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12B
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 12B
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    Variant Cover. Double-Sized Anniversary Issue. "Old Entanglements!" Guest-starring the Thunderbolts. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Al Vey, and Bob Wiacek. Once upon a time there was the Masters of Evil, and army of the world's deadliest super villains, and they almost destroyed the Avengers forever (see Avengers (1st Series) #273-277). Now, the Masters are "reformed" and they are the new super team known as the Thunderbolts. So why are they still fighting the Avengers, and why is Hawkeye their team leader? Old habits die hard. Get ready for the titanic battle years in the making. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12DF
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 12DF

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    Dynamic Forces Exclusive Alternate Cover by George Perez. Limited to 5,000 copies with COA. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12SKETCH
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    Published 1997 by Marvel.

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  • Issue #13
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 13

    "Lords & Leaders!" Guest-starring the New Warriors. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Al Vey, and Scott Koblish. Marvel Boy has a tough decision to make. Stay on as an active member of Earth's Mightiest Heroes, or return to the ranks of the team he help found, the New Warriors. Meanwhile, Wanda and Simon discuss whether or not their growing feelings for one another will affect their teammate and Wanda's ex-husband, the Vison. And, introducing the new threat - Lord Templar. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #14
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 14

    "Hi, Honey...I'm Home!" Guest-starring the Beast. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The bouncing Beast takes time off from his duties with the X-Men to pay a visit to his former teammates at Avengers Mansion. And lucky him. For it's at this very moment that a behemoth named Pagan decides to attack! Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #15
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 15

    "The Three-Fold Path!" Guest-starring Triathlon. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Al Vey, and Scott Koblish. It's a three-way death match. In one corner is the psionically charged Lord Templar, in the other corner is the rampaging behemoth known as Pagan, and in yet another corner is the Triune and their home grown super hero Triathlon (sporting a new look). And caught in the middle are the Avengers. Plus, a startling interlude with the Wrecking Crew, and a last page surprise that could mean bad things to come for Earth's mightiest Heroes. Note: there's a sequence inked by Jerry Ordway, done to set up the Ordway-written/penciled #16-18. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #16A
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 16A

    "Mistaken Identity!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Photon and the Black Knight. Story by Jerry Ordway. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Gordon. The robotic menace known as the Doomsday Man has recruited the always dangerous Wrecking Crew to apprehend Ms. Marvel. But the only Ms. Marvel the Crew is familiar with is Monica Rambeau, the energized heroine who served with the Avengers during the Masters of Evil assault on Avengers Mansion (see Avengers (1st Series) #273-277). Sit back and enjoy this tale of mistaken identity. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #16B
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 16B

    Variant Cover by Jerry Ordway & George Perez. "Mistaken Identity!" Part 1 of 3. Guest-starring Photon and the Black Knight. Story by Jerry Ordway. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Gordon. The robotic menace known as the Doomsday Man has recruited the always dangerous Wrecking Crew to apprehend Ms. Marvel. But the only Ms. Marvel the Crew is familiar with is Monica Rambeau, the energized heroine who served with the Avengers during the Masters of Evil assault on Avengers Mansion (see Avengers (1st Series) #273-277). Sit back and enjoy this tale of mistaken identity. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #17
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 17

    "Cage of Freedom!" Part 2 of 3. Guest-starring Photon and the Black Knight. Story by Jerry Ordway. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Gordon. The Wrecking Crew have escaped with Photon through a rift in time and space. The Avengers, thanks to Thor's mystic mallet, quickly follow and find themselves in the world ruled by the thunderbolt wielding warlord known as Arkon. Meanwhile, Warbird, Iron Man, Marvel Boy, Wasp, and Goliath (Hank Pym) face off against the mechanical menace of the Doomsday Man. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #18
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 18

    "The Battle for Imperion City!" Part 3 of 3. Guest-starring Photon and the Black Knight. Story by Jerry Ordway. Art by Jerry Ordway and Al Vey. It's the final showdown between the mighty Avengers, Arkon, Thundra, and the Wrecking Crew, and the life of Photon hangs in the balance. Note: final page features inks by George Perez, done to set up his return to pencil art chores with the Ultron tale in #19. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #19
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 19

    Ultron Unlimited: Part 1 of 4. "This Evil Renewed!" Guest-starring Black Panther. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. Something is amiss at a Wakandan plant where Quinjets are manufactured for the Avengers. When the Black Panther investigates, to his horror, he discovers that one of the Avenger's deadliest villains has returned to plague mankind. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #20
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 20

    Ultron Unlimited: Part 2 of 4. "This Evil Unfolding!" Guest-starring Black Panther. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. One of the Avengers' deadliest adversaries has just committed an atrocity unparalleled. The mechanical monster just eradicated the population of an entire nation. Now, Earth's Mightiest Heroes must spearhead a UN assault force to try and take down the creature known as Ultron. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #21
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 21

    Ultron Unlimited: Part 3 of 4. "This Evil Unveiled!" Guest-starring Black Panther. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The mechanical menace known as Ultron has murdered the population of an entire nation. Now the Avengers must fight their way through an army of mechanized undead just to face the one opponent even they may not be able to defeat. Plus, learn Ultron's ultimate master plan and his family ties to Earth's Mightiest Heroes. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #22
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 22

    Ultron Unlimited: Part 4 of 4. "This Evil Triumphant!" Guest-starring Black Panther. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. This is it! The ultimate showdown. It just took the Avengers everything they had in order to defeat what they thought was Ultron. But it turns out that it was just the first of an entire army of Ultron robots, and everyone of them wants to see Earth's Mightiest Heroes dead. Have the Avengers finally met their match. Don't miss the explosive conclusion to one of the greatest Avengers stories ever told. Includes the 8-page insert "Fast Lane: Media Blitz!" Part 1 of 4. Starring Spider-Man. Story by Glenn Herdling. Art by Gregg Schigiel and Richard Case. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #23
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 23

    "Showdown!" Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The Vison is an android created by one of the Avengers' deadliest enemies who rebelled against his former master and joined the team. He met and fell in love the mutant Wanda Maximoff, the Scarlet Witch. Wonder Man, whose genetic makeup was used as a template for the Vison's creation, was given his great strength in order to destroy the Avengers, but he too became a hero instead. And, he too fell in love with Wanda. The Scarlet Witch has loved both men. The trio's complex and turbulent relationship comes to a head in this issue. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #24
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 24

    "Harsh Judgements!" Part 1 of 2. Guest-starring Quicksilver. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez, Dick Giordano, and Al Vey. Story continued from Juggernaut: The Eighth Day (1999) #1. What could possibly put the fear of God into the unstoppable Juggernaut. Everyone knows that the Juggernaut is the earthly avatar of Cyttorak whose strength and power rivals that of the Incredible Hulk and the Mighty Thor. Now imagine that there are seven other beings and each of them possess power and abilities on par with Juggy himself. Can even Earth's Mightiest Heroes stand against such a powerful force? NOTE: See Iron Man (1997-2004 3rd Series) #21-22, Thor (1997-2004 2nd Series) #17, Peter Parker: Spider-Man #10, and Juggernaut: The Eighth Day #1 for the events that led up to this point. Includes the 8-page insert "Fast Lane: The Rush!" Part 2 of 4. Starring Spider-Man. Story by Glenn Herdling. Art by Gregg Schigiel and Richard Case. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #25
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 25

    Giant-Sized Spectacular! "The Ninth Day!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Spider-Man, Nova (Richard Ryder), Quicksilver and Hercules. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The mighty Avengers assemble to tackle one of the greatest challenges ever laid before them. Can Earth's Mightiest Heroes, even with the Amazing Spider-Man and Nova the Human Rocket by their side, hope to defeat seven beings each with powers and abilities on par with that of the X-Men's long time foe, the unstoppable Juggernaut? It's a battle that will shake the earth, and heaven help mankind if the Juggernaut chooses the wrong side in this epic conflict. NOTE: See Iron Man (1997-2004 3rd Series) #21-22, Thor (1997-2004 2nd Series) #17, Peter Parker: Spider-Man #10, and Juggernaut: The Eighth Day #1 for the events that led up to this point. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #25DFSIGNED
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 25DFSIGNED
    Published Feb 2000 by Marvel.

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    Dynamic Forces Signed Edition. Signed by George Perez, Al Vey, and Tom Smith. Limited to 1,500 copies. Includes Dynamic Forces certificate of authenticity. Giant-Sized Spectacular! "The Ninth Day!" Part 2 of 2. Guest-starring Spider-Man, Nova (Richard Ryder), Quicksilver and Hercules. Story by Kurt Busiek. Art by George Perez and Al Vey. The mighty Avengers assemble to tackle one of the greatest challenges ever laid before them. Can Earth's Mightiest Heroes, even with the Amazing Spider-Man and Nova the Human Rocket by their side, hope to defeat seven beings each with powers and abilities on par with that of the X-Men's long time foe, the unstoppable Juggernaut? It's a battle that will shake the earth, and heaven help mankind if the Juggernaut chooses the wrong side in this epic conflict. NOTE: See Iron Man (1997-2004 3rd Series) #21-22, Thor (1997-2004 2nd Series) #17, Peter Parker: Spider-Man #10, and Juggernaut: The Eighth Day #1 for the events that led up to this point. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #26
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 26

    Cover by Stuart Immonen & George Perez. Kurt Busiek/Stuart Immonen. Captain America leads Warbird, Ant-Man, Silverclaw and Captain Marvel in a raid against the Triune Understanding?but things aren't quite what they seem! Plus: A much-requested appearance by a classic Avengers villain! This issue features the guest-pencils of Stuart Immonen (AVENGERS #0)! FC" Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #27
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 27

    KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. THE SCOOP: The 100-Page Monster strikes, giving you the biggest issue of AVENGERS ever! THE STORY: Due to the events of the last few issues, the Avengers are forced to change their line-up! And of the crime-fighters who assemble at the beginning of this issue, only two will remain on the team! Who will stay and who will go? And are the Earth's Mightiest Heroes playing right into the hands of the Triune Understanding? ? THE EXTRA STUFF: In commemoration of this historic moment, four similarly themed stories from the Avengers' storied past are reprinted in this gargantuan-sized issue! First, it's a key line-up-changing tale by Steve Englehart and George Perez from AVENGERS (Vol. 1) #150-#151 (that incorporates material by Stan Lee, Dick Ayers and Jack Kirby)! From AVENGERS ANNUAL #19 it's "The Day The Strangers Came!"? the very first Avengers tale written by current writer Kurt Busiek! Finally, it's "Four Dooms To Save Tomorrow," an adventure that ran in AVENGERS (Vol. 1) #101, and featured a classic story written by Roy Thomas and Harlan Ellison! ? THE FORMAT: The 100-Page Monster selects key issues of ongoing titles and supplements the reading experience with related stories from Marvel's rich history at a price that can't be beat. With 100 pages of new and classic action, it's the biggest bargain in comics! But the question is... where will the Monster strike next?! FC, 100pg. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #28
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 28

    The Death Song of Kulan Gath: Part 1 of 3 - Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. - Responding to a distress call, the Avengers (sporting their new line-up), rocket off to Costa Verde - and run afoul of the sorcerer known as Kulan Gath! The last time he was in our time (back in UNCANNY X-MEN #190-191) he transformed Manhattan into a Hyborean-age city full of barbarians... what designs does he have now - and how do they relate to the Volcano God and the origin of Silverclaw? Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #29
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 29

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. "The Death-Song of Kulan Gath" Part 2 The origin of Silverclaw is revealed as Jarvis's sponsor-child takes on Kulan Gath and his Hyborean warriors?and learns of the wicked wizard's plan for the island of Costa Verde! Can the Avengers defeat a foe powerful enough to imprison a god? And did you notice how cleverly we avoided spoiling the secret of the Earth's Mightiest Heroes' new lineup? "If you're not reading AVENGERS each month, you should be... and if you are, ain't it cool?!" -Comics Corner Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #30
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 30

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. THE DEATH SONG OF KULAN GATH: Part 3 (of 3) The Avengers lead Costa Verde's army in an all-out assault on the fortress of sorcerer Kulan Gath! At stake: The life of a God! Plus: The enigmatic figure who's been shadowing Earth's Mightiest Heroes is finally revealed! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #31
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 31

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. The Vision returns as we kick off the storyline that leads to the AVENGERS/THUNDERBOLTS summer collision! How has the synthezoid's time away from the Earth's Mightiest Heroes changed him? And when the Grim Reaper declares war on Madame Masque, which side will the Avengers end up taking? Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #32
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 32

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. The Black Widow guest-stars as the secret history of Madame Masque is revealed! Who is Masque? Who is Benedict? They're not who you think! Meanwhile, the Avengers discover who the Grim Reaper is working for?who turns out to be a much-requested foe! Plus: Wonder Man returns as the AVENGERS/THUNDERBOLTS crossover continues to build up steam! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #33
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 33

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. THE SCOOP: After months of buildup, the annual AVENGERS/THUNDERBOLTS crossover explodes! THE STORY: Only a stroke of luck allowed the Avengers to defeat him in the past! Now, a fully-powered Count Nefaria has returned! The key to taking him down is locked in the mind of Madame Masque but can Iron Man convince her to help the team against her own father? Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #34
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 34

    Cover by George Perez. KURT BUSIEK/George Perez/Al Vey. THE SCOOP: It's the double-sized blowout conclusion to the AVENGERS/THUNDERBOLTS crossover! THE STORY: Continued from the events of THUNDERBOLTS #44, as both teams?plus guest-stars Black Widow and Captain America?battle an all-powerful Count Nefaria for nothing less than the fate of the world! Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #35
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 35

    Cover by John Romita, Jr. and Al Vey. KURT BUSIEK/John Romita, Jr./Al Vey. A Maximum Security Tie-In! Guest-artist John Romita Jr. steps in to pencil this MAXIMUM SECURITY chapter! What do you do when the Avengers are trapped away from the action? You call in the Avengers Infinity team, who take the fight back to the people that started it! Also, the AI squad uncovers the mastermind behind Maximum Security! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #36
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 36

    Cover pencils by Steve Epting, inks by Al Vey. "No Rest for the Weary," script by Kurt Busiek, pencils by Steve Epting, inks by Al Vey; The Avengers finish rounding up stray alien criminals from the Maximum Security event; Peggy Chandler, wife of the 3-D man, barges into the Avengers mansion and accuses Triathlon of abducting him; Unfortunately, before Triathlon can offer any explanation, the mansion is attacked by Pagan and Lord Templar; The Wasp gets an urgent message from Captain America, who's in Slorenia with S.H.I.E.L.D. and needs help against Bloodwraith; She's forced to send off part of the team to Slorenia while the other is still being kept busy with Pagan and Lord Templar. Bonus Poster, pencils by Alan Davis, inks by Mark Farmer. 36 pgs., full color. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #37
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 37

    Cover by Steve Epting and Al Vey. KURT BUSIEK/Steve Epting/Al Vey. Guest-starring Captain America, Photon and Jack of Hearts! Torn between an assault on their mansion headquarters and a deadly threat arisen from the ashes of a devastated Slorenia, the Avengers must wage war on two fronts! And in the aftermath, a choice will be made?one which will lead to the new status quo debuting (with artist Alan Davis) next month! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #38
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 38

    The Kang War Prelude: Part 1 of 3 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. THE SCOOP: It's the start of another great era in AVENGERS history as penciler Alan Davis joins the team and a recharged Earth's Mightiest Heroes charge into the 21st Century! THE STORY: From the situation in Slorenia to Maximum Security, the trials and tribulations of the last few months have made the Avengers change the way they operate. Now, as their greatest enemy stands in the shadows, Earth's Mightiest Heroes go on the attack around the globe and a new, yet familiar menace rises in the hills of Greece! Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #39
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 39

    The Kang War Prelude: Part 2 of 3 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. Continuing the Avengers' new direction with the new art team of Alan Davis and Mark Farmer! There's trouble in Greece?of the gamma-irradiated kind! And as the new Avengers jet off to save the day, reservist Silverclaw comes face to face with the instigator behind the avalanche of green rage! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #40
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 40

    The Kang War Prelude: Part 3 of 3 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. Trouble times three! In Greece, the Hulk threat can only be stopped by the unexpected help of... Bruce Banner? Meanwhile, in New York, Silverclaw fights a desperate battle against the cause of this catastrophe! Finally, at an undisclosed location, two of the Avengers' greatest foes toast the opening salvo in their campaign against Earth's Mightiest Heroes! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #41
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 41

    The Kang War: Part 1 of 15 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. THE SCOOP: Kicking off an epic to rival AVENGERS FOREVER! THE STORY: One of the Avengers' oldest and most powerful foes has descended to Earth with a dire message for all humanity! What is it and more importantly who sent him? THE CREATORS: C'mon, it's by Kurt Busiek, Alan Davis and Mark Farmer... what else is there left to say? Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #42
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 42

    The Kang War: Part 2 of 15 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. Meet the world's savior... Kang the Conqueror?! The time-traveling warlord has a message for humanity: he's seen the future, and humanity is destined to come to ruinsbut he's ready to save us! The Avengers stand ready to take action, but their team is divided within! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #43
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 43

    The Kang War: Part 3 of 15 - Cover by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer. KURT BUSIEK/Alan Davis/Mark Farmer. The pronouncements of Kang have heralded the end of human civilization and the dark powers of the world move to make those prophesies a reality! Fighting a war on three fronts, Earth's Mightiest Heroes are stretched to their limits while the real threat consolidates his power! But when in doubt, there's one time-tested stratagem: assemble more Avengers! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #44
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 44

    The Kang War: Part 4 of 15 - Cover by Andy Kubert. KURT BUSIEK/Manuel Garcia/Bob Layton. Thor goes berserk and an Avenger falls! Earth's Mightiest Heroes strike back on three different fronts! Meanwhile, Kang the Conqueror maneuvers his pieces into position for a final attack! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #45
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 45

    The Kang War: Part 5 of 15 - Cover by Andy Kubert. KURT BUSIEK/Manuel Garcia/Bob Layton. The second stage of Conqueror's invasion begins as the battle-weary Avengers jet off to Washington D.C., where the government unveils its ominous and unsettling solution to the Kang question! Plus: Thor and Firebird have a heart-to-heart talk, Triathlon and Jack of Hearts hit the town, and Hank Pym chooses a costumed identity! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #46
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 46

    The Kang War: Part 6 of 15 - Painted cover by Ariel Olivetti. KURT BUSIEK/Manuel Garcia/Bob Layton. Kang's invasion of Earth is in full swing, but suddenly the Master of the World rises to stop him! The former foe of Alpha Flight is back, and he's not about to let his planet become one of the Conqueror's serfdoms! Now, caught between these two warring villains, the squad sends a special Avengers Espionage Team to penetrate the heart of the Master's stronghold! Plus: the Triune Understanding situation rushes towards a climax! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #47
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 47

    The Kang War: Part 7 of 15 - Cover by Kieron Dwyer. KURT BUSIEK/Manuel Garcia/Bob Layton. "The Kang Dynasty" continues! In the midst of global war, at the heart of the siege on the Master of the World's stronghold, it's a romantic interlude between Warbird and the Scarlet Centurion - possibly the one man she hates most! Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #48
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 48

    The Kang War: Part 8 of 15 - Cover by Kieron Dwyer. KURT BUSIEK with Kieron Dwyer & Rick Remender (P & I). LCD's Kieron Dwyer signs on board as new regular penciler as an Avengers strike force has only 24 hours to stage an assault on Kang's floating Damocles Base before the Sentinels are unleashed! Meanwhile, the triple-evil the Triunes have been waiting for arrives in the solar system, as the rest of the team grapples with the Master of the World for the fate of North America! THE BONUS MATERIAL: This is also a 100-Page Monster issue, reprinting the epic ? and never-before-reprinted ? War against Olympia storyline, from AVENGERS vol. 1 #98 - #100 by Roy Thomas and Barry Windsor-Smith! And when we say "epic" you better believe it, because this story stars everyone who had been an Avenger up to that time! Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #49
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 49

    The Kang War: Part 9 of 15 - Cover by Kieron Dwyer. KURT BUSIEK with Kieron Dwyer & Rick Remender (P & I). The unthinkable happens as Kang arrives in Washington DC to wreak retribution for the Avengers' attack on Damocles Base! And when the dust settles, Earth's war against the Conqueror will have entered its final phase! For readers who think nothing important can happen in a silent issue, here's where we show you how wrong you are -- in a story so shattering, it will make you say, "What the heck are they going to do in #50?" ? Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #50
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 50

    The Kang War: Part 10 of 15 - Cover by Kieron Dwyer. KURT BUSIEK with Kieron Dwyer & Rick Remender. After the events of last issue, only a handful of Avengers are left to fight for a conquered and devastated Earth but they're millions of miles away in space, coping with the triple-evil prophesied by Jonathan Tremont and the Triune Understanding! Is there no one left to halt Kang's unstoppable advance? Cover price $3.50.