Avengers: Standoff courtesy Marvel
Avengers: Standoff courtesy Marvel

The first crossover of the All-New, All-Different Marvel Now era begins, five new number one issues and more highlights from the Marvel March 2016 previews.

Avengers Standoff officially kicks off with Assault on Pleasant Hill Alpha  #1 by Nick Spencer and Jesus Saiz. The crossover blasts into All-New, All-Different Avengers, New Avengers and Uncanny Avengers. Estranged friends Sam Wilson and Steve Rogers unite to save a friend but two Caps will not be enough so Assemble the crossover.

Sam Wilson: Captain America a huge Cap 75th Anniversary issue celebrating the character’s history with an all-star team including Spencer, Daniel Acuna, Greg Rucka, Tim Sale, Mike Perkins and John Cassady.

Hints for the Summer 2016 crossover will be dropped in Invincible Iron Man #7 as Tony and War Machine team up against a new threat.

Kamala Khan’s ousting from the Avengers is explored in issue Ms. Marvel #5.

Silver Surfer 50th Anniversary issue and a “major turning point” that will “profoundly change the saga of the Silver Surfer.”

Adam Warlock returns in The Infinity Entity four part series by Jim Starlin and Alan Davis.

Peter Quill is back as Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy but what does this mean for Kitty Pryde?

Dark Riders return in X-Men. We wondered if this would happen last week. Apocalypse’s 90’s villain team returns in Uncanny X-Men #4,5.

Mighty Thor #5 Odin vs. Thor! In the war for Asgard…”there will be casualties.”

The Last Days of Magic begin in Doctor Strange #6.

Plus five new number one issues:

International Iron Man, Black Widow, Mockingbird, Hyperion and Secret Wars breakout hit X-Men ’92 becomes a new ongoing.

By Editor