For sale today are four huge, rare, and out-of-print (oop) Marvel Comics graphic novel/trade paperbacks (tpb) from the X-Men: Age of Apocalypse (The Complete Epic) series by a variety of authors and artists. They make up the entire explosive event, altogether containing 1464 pages.Collects Collects X-Men Chronicles (1995 Marvel) 1-2, Tales from the Age of Apocalypse (1996 X-Men), X-Man Minus 1 (1997), X-MAN'96 ANNUAL, Tales from the Age of Apocalypse (1997 Factor X), and Blink (2001) #1-4. JOHN FRANCIS MOORE, SCOTT LOBDELL, MARK WAID, FABIAN NICIEZA, LARRY HAMA, and WARREN ELLIS. STEVE EPTING, TONY DANIEL, SALVADOR LARROCA, CHRIS BACHALO, ADAM and ANDY KUBERT, and JOE MADUREIRA. The critically acclaimed, fan-favorite storyline that rocked the X-Men Universe to its core is collected across four volumes!
In a cracked-mirror world ruled by the genocidal mutant despot Apocalypse, only one hope remains: Magneto and his Astonishing X-Men! Scott Lobdell, John Francis Moore, Fabian Nicieza, Jeph Loeb, and Warren Ellis.
Andy Kubert, Ian Churchill, Steve Epting. See your favorite X-Men through a dark glass as the epic that literally rebuilt the X-Men in eight miniseries and more continues! Apocalypse has conquered half of humankind and is ready to destroy them all!
Magneto and his Amazing X-Men fight to protect humans and mutants alike, only to learn from Bishop that his world might need to be unmade! Plus: excerpts from Apocalypse's own files on the alternate-universe X-Men, and their friends and foes... Featuring Blink and Sabretooth of the Exiles!
WARREN ELLIS, SCOTT LOBDELL, JEPH LOEB, JOHN FRANCIS MOORE, FABIAN NICIEZA, LARRY HAMA, & TERRY KAVANAGH. ROGER CRUZ, RENATO ARLEM, JOE MADUREIRA, CHRIS BACHALO, STEVE SKROCE, STEVE EPTING, TERRY DODSON, ANDY KUBERT, KEN LASHLEY, ADAM KUBERT and CARLOS PACHECO.The mirror gets darker and the Amazing X-Men more Astonished by the minute as the Age of Apocalypse hits its third quarter! Magneto has dedicated his life to freeing humanity and mutantkind alike, but will Apocalypse now require him to destroy reality to save it! Sides are switched and secrets shown with repercussions ringing from the Savage Land to the Shi'ar Galaxy! Plus: a rare look at how Apocalypse altered the rest of Marvel's mightiest! Doctor Doom and Reed Richards, side-by-side? Matt Murdock and the Kingpin, allies? Gwen Stacy in mourning for Peter Parker?
In the original alternate X-saga! SCOTT LOBDELL, WARREN ELLIS, JEPH LOEB, JOHN FRANCIS MOORE, FABIAN NICIEZA, LARRY HAMA, TERRY KAVANAUGH, MARK WAID and JUDD WINICK. CHRIS BACHALO, KEN LASHLEY, STEVE SKROCE, STEVE EPTING, TERRY DODSON, SALVADOR LARROCA, ANDY KUBERT, ADAM KUBERT, CARLOS PACHECO, ROGER CRUZ, TREVOR MCCARTHY, BRYAN HITCH, JEFF MATSUDA, GARY FRANK, MIKE MCKONE, TERRY DODSON, BEN HERRERA, PAUL PELLETIER and LUKE ROSS.
Learn who lives and who dies in either reality as the apocalyptic arc ends in treachery and tragedy! While certain heroic humans prove their mettle without armor or magic hammers, it's a race to see who the X-Men will destroy first: Apocalypse or themselves! But even with the crisis concluded, new allies and enemies emerge, guaranteeing that reality will still never be the same! Featuring the dawn of Gene Nation and a turning point for the Legacy Virus! I don't believe in using a number grade system - to me they are mostly utilized as a method to be ambiguous about exact condition and/or individual imperfections - but I do attempt to describe anything other than minor cover shelf-scuffing/scratching in detail.
If a certain flaw discussed below does not mention that it affects inside pages, then it does not. These novels are in good conditions, all with attached spines and great overall inside pages (photo#12 examples).
Other than some top outer corner creasing to Volume 1, they have mostly lighter signs of wear that affect predominantly their externals. Their only collective flaw are flexes/waves/bends to their outer corners from storage over time - lighter at the top corners, and moderate ones at the bottom corners (photo#10). The TL;DR versions of each book's condition below is in. Italics , with the more in-depth collectors' paragraphs below them. E to certain areas of books can be seen in the photos above.
Photo#6: Front cover top edge/outer corner. Photo#7: Front cover bottom edge/outer corner. Photo#8: Back cover top edge/outer corner.Photo#9: Back cover bottom edge/outer corner. Abbreviations Glossary I've been listing more and more of my books and thought this would save some time.. FTOC: Front cover's top outer corner. FBOC: Front cover's bottom outer corner.
BTOC: Back cover's top outer corner. BBOC: Back cover's bottom outer corner. Vol 1 : Good overall condition - great overall inside pages, other than creases to 1 corner some lighter and primarily external signs of wear. USC and LSC have light scuffing. Retailer's remainder mark on pages' external bottom edge near the LSC.
Front and back covers' top, bottom, and page edges have light levels of shelf-scuffing along them. FTOC has a light 1 indent/bend around it that passes lightly thru pages and onto the BTOC as a similarly sized crease. FBOC has a light 2. Indent/depression around it that shows as a very light indent on pages and onto the FTOC as a similarly sized crease/depression. Tiny scuffs at both of their extreme corners that show lightly on 10 pages each.FTOC has a very light 1 indent/bend around it, with a tiny scuff/bend/cover peel at the extreme corner that goes thru 1/4 pages as a scuff. BBOC also has a tiny scuff/bend, it extends lightly thru 1/3 pages. Front cover has 2 small creases/depressions near its center (photo#11 w/illumination, book on the left), 1 shows on 1/2 pages mostly only under direct lighting. Back cover has a few small/light scratches/indents near the BTOC.
Both covers have some light shelf-scuffing/scratching/tiny residues around them. Spine adhesive has just begun to lose it effectiveness where it meets at the second inside cover page, but is still fully attached.Good condition - great overall inside page, some lighter and primarily external/corner-based signs of wear. Front and back covers' top and page edges have light if any shelf-wear other than a 2 scuff on the front's top near the outer corner. Front's bottom edge has a moderate 1 ding/scuff near the spine corner that shows as a tiny tear on 1 page and 2 small creases/indents on 5 more pages, with some lighter scuffing along the rest of the edge. Tiny ding near the edge's middle that shows as a light depression on 10 pages. Back cover's bottom edge has light scuffing along it. FTOC and FBOC possess small indents/scuffs/bends around them that extend thru 20 pages each as light scuffs/bends. BTOC and BBOC have tiny scuffs/bends that pass lightly thru 10 pages each. Front cover has a tiny indent near its center (photo#11 w/illumination, book on the right) that shows lightly on 8 pages. A few more tiny/lighter indents and 3 tiny/light depressions nearby (2 of the depressions show as light indents on 20 pages). A few tiny indents/scratches towards the bottom edge, light diagonal 1.5 crease starting adjacent the LSC. Back cover has some tiny scuffs/residues around it.
Spine adhesive has just begun to lose it effectiveness where it meets at the second inside cover page (mostly near the LSC), but is still fully attached. Good to very good condition - great inside pages, some lighter and mostly external signs of wear. USC and LSC have very light scuffing. Front and back covers' top, bottom, and page edges have light if any shelf-wear.FTOC, FBOC, BTOC, and BBOC possess tiny scuffs/bends that pass lightly thru 5 pages each. Front cover has 3 small/light indents/depressions around its center - 2 show lightly on 1/2 pages mostly under direct illumination only. One more small depression towards its lower half.
Back cover has 4 tiny/light indents/depressions around its center/page edge that show. On 1/3 pages, 1 more small one near the spine edge that shows on 1/2 pages. Vol 4 : Good to very good condition - great inside pages, some lighter and mostly external signs of wear. USC and LSC have light scuffing, LSC has a tiny ding/depression around it on the back cover.Front cover's top, bottom, and page edges have light if any shelf-wear other than. 2 tiny dings on the page edge that show on 8 pages as light depressions.
Ack cover's top, bottom, and page edges have very light shelf-scuffing/wear along them. FTOC and FBOC possess tiny indents/scuffs/bends that extend thru 12 pages each as scuffs mostly.
BTOC and BBOC have tiny scuffs/bends that go thru 20 pages each lightly. Front cover has a few tiny/light indents/depressions around its title, 2 more near the cover's center (1 shows very lightly on 1/5 pages) with a light nearby 2 diagonal scuff. Small/light crease/depression towards the FTOC. Back cover has two light 2" indents and a 1" depression near the page edge's middle. Small crease/depression near cover's center that shows very lightly on 1/2 pages as an indent.
A few tiny scratches around its lower half. I always pack books firmly between pieces of cardboard (among other materials/layers) via Gemini Comic mailers or bubble mailers depending on size; usually utilizing boxes for larger lots. If you have any questions or would like any additional photos, feel free to let me know. Thanks, and have a tremendous day!
The item "X-Men Age of Apocalypse Complete Epic Vol 1 2 3 4 TPB/Graphic Novel Lot Marvel" is in sale since Sunday, June 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Comic Books & Memorabilia\Comics\Comics & Graphic Novels". The seller is "iceberg_inc" and is located in Cape Coral, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.