Avengers Arena (2012 series) #01-6 [SET] — Volume 01: Kill or Die (All Regular Covers)

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Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman teens...

Including members of the Runaways and Avengers Academy...

Are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor:

Fight or Die...

Only one will walk out Alive!

It's the Ultimate "Survivor"! 

Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant.

Welcome to Murder World - where secrets are plenty, alliances are fleeting, and the key to victory might be rewriting the rules of the game.

As Cammi and Hazmat battle the mysterious Deathlocket, X-23 and Juston Seyfert's Sentinel join the fray...

But who's stalking the heroes in their sleep?

Who are the students of the Braddock Academy?

What's up with Chase and Darkhawk?

Who is not what they seem?

And which player will draw first blood?

Betrayal!

Secrets!

Murder!

We dare you to tune in to your new favorite comic...NOW!

 

 

Collecting issues #1-6, All Regular covers. 

 

 

Avengers Arena (2012 series) #1 (Regular Cover - Dave Johnson)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker. 
“Worse Things”  Kill or Die pt 1 (of 6)
Trapped on an isolated island, 16 superhuman young adults (including cult faves like members of the Runaways, The Avengers Academy and Darkhawk) are given a chilling ultimatum by their demented captor: Fight or die...only one will walk out alive! Thus begins a primal battle that will test the skills, stamina and morals of each combatant. Welcome to Murder World, where the secrets are plenty, alliances are fleeting, and the key to victory might be rewriting the rules of the game. Who will survive? The rising star team of Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker dare you to tune in to your new favorite comic NOW!
The cover is a homage to the movie poster of Battle Royale.
Avengers Arena (2012 series) #2 (Regular Cover - Chris Bachalo)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker.
“Deadly Allies“  Kill or Die pt 2 (of 6)
ANNIHILATION’s Cammi vs. Deathlocket! AVENGER ACADEMY’s Hazmat vs. Deathlocket! Who the heck is Deathlocket? And who dies in this issue? Plus: Who are the students of the Braddock Academy? 
The cover is an homage to a popular edition of William Golding's The Lord of the Flies.
Avengers Arena (2012 series) #3 (Regular Cover - Greg Horn)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker.
“Earth Girls Aren't Easy”  Kill or Die pt 3 (of 6)
X-23 vs. ANNIHILATION's Cammi!  A mystery opponent vs. AVENGERS ACADEMY's Sentinel!  Who is the killer stalking the competitors in their sleep?  Plus: Darkhawk equals death! 
The cover is an homage to the film The Hunger Games.
Avengers Arena (2012 series) #4 (Regular Cover - Dave Johnson)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker.
“The Survivor”  Kill or Die pt 4 (of 6)
The Runaways vs. Avengers Academy!
Avengers Arena (2012 series) #5 (Regular Cover - Dave Johnson)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker.
“Born Leader”  Kill or Die pt 5 (of 6)
The Braddock Academy vs...themselves?
Avengers Arena (2012 series) #6 (Regular Cover - Michael Del Mundo)
By Dennis Hopeless & Kev Walker.
“Pawn Takes King”  Kill or Die pt 6 (of 6)
Betrayal! Secrets! Murder! Shock follows shock in the stunning conclusion to our first story arc!  Who will win the race to the supplies...and what are they willing to do get there first?  Who is not what they seem...and which player will draw first blood?