NewThe Marvel Universe 23: 2009

Fantastic Four: Island of Death
Reprints Fantastic Four: ¡Isla De La Muerte! #1 (February 2008); Spider-Man & The Human Torch In… Bahia de los Muertos! #1 (May 2009); & Fantastic Four in… Ataque del M.O.D.O.K.! #1 (November 2010).
Spider-Man: Election Day
Reprints Amazing Spider-Man #583-588 (March 2009 – May 2009); Amazing Spider-Man: Extra! #1 & 3 (September 2008 & May 2009); & Amazing Spider-Man: President’s Day Celebration #1 (digital; February 16, 2009).
Thunderbolts: Burning Down The House
Reprints Thunderbolts #126-129 & 132 (January 2009 – April 2009 & July 2009).
President Obama states that Norman Osborn was appointed by his predecessor in Burning Down The House, ergo Election Day must occur before it.
Dark Reign: Elektra
Reprints Dark Reign: Elektra #1-5 (May 2009 – October 2009).
Dark Reign: Elektra occurs during Burning Down The House, but is best read afterwards.
Spider-Woman: Agent of S.W.O.R.D.
Reprints Spider-Woman #1-7 (November 2009 – May 2010).
Spider-Woman: Agent of S.W.O.R.D. occurs during Burning Down The House, but is best read afterwards.
Secret Warriors, vol.1: Nick Fury, Agent of Nothing
Reprints Dark Reign: New Nation #1 (February 2009) & Secret Warriors #1-6 (April 2009 – September 2009).
New Avengers: The Reunion
Reprints New Avengers: The Reunion #1-4 (May 2009 – August 2009).
Captain Britain and MI13, vol.2: Hell Comes to Birmingham
Reprints Captain Britain and MI13 #5-9 (November 2008 – March 2009).
Cable, vol.2: Waiting for the End of the World
Reprints Cable #6-10 (October 2008 – March 2009); & King-Size Cable Spectacular #1 (November 2008).
Invincible Iron Man, vol.2: World’s Most Wanted, Book 1
Reprints Invincible Iron Man #8-13 (February 2009 – July 2009).
Wolverine: Flies to a Spider
Reprints Wolverine: Chop Shop #1 (January 2009); Wolverine: Flies to a Spider #1 (February 2009); Wolverine: Switchback #1 (March 2009); and Wolverine: The Anniversary #1 (June 2009).
Dark Reign: Accept Change
Reprints Dark Avengers #1 (March 2009); Dark Reign Files #1 (April 2009); Dark Reign: New Nation #1 (February 2009); Marvel Spotlight: Dark Reign #1 (March 2009); Secret Invasion: Dark Reign #1 (February 2009); & Uncanny X-Men Annual #2 (2009).
Dark Avengers: Dark Avengers Assemble
Reprints Dark Avengers #1-6 (March 2009 – August 2009).
Dark Reign: Young Avengers
Reprints Dark Reign: Young Avengers #1-5 (July 2009 – December 2009).
Occurs during Dark Avengers Assemble.
The Torch
Reprints The Torch #1-8 (November 2009 – July 2010).
Occurs during Dark Avengers Assemble.
Dark Wolverine, vol.1: The Prince
Reprints Wolverine #73-74 (July 2009 – August 2009) & Dark Wolverine #75-77 (August 2009 – October 2009).
Occurs during Dark Avengers Assemble.
Wolverine: Weapon X, vol.1 – Adamantium Men
Reprints Wolverine #73-74 (July 2009 – August 2009) & Wolverine: Weapon X #1-5 (June 2009 – November 2009).
Mighty Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest
Reprints Mighty Avengers #21-26 (March 2009 – Avengers 2009) & Secret Invasion: Requiem #1 (January 2009).
War of Kings Omnibus
Reprints Marvel Spotlight: War of Kings #1 (February 2009); Secret Invasion: War of Kings #1 (March 2009); War of Kings #1-6 (May 2009 – October 2009); War of Kings: Savage World of Skaar #1 (August 2009); War of Kings: Warriors #1-2 (September 2009 – October 2009); War of Kings: Ascension #1-4 (June 2009 – September 2009); War of Kings: Darkhawk #1-2 (April 2009 – May 2009); War of Kings: Warriors – Blastaar #1-2 (digital, July 1, 2009 – July 15, 2009); War of Kings: Warriors – Crystal #1-2 (digital, June 3, 2009 – June 17, 2009); War of Kings: Warriors – Gladiator #1-2 (digital, May 6, 2009 – May 20, 2009); War of Kings: Warriors – Lilandra #1-2 (digital, July 29, 2009 – August 5, 2009); & War of Kings: Who Will Rule? #1 (November 2009).
For a more detailed reading order of this event, go here.
Guardians of the Galaxy, vol.2: War of Kings, Book 1
Reprints Guardians of the Galaxy #7-12 (January 2009 – May 2009).
Nova, vol.5: War of Kings
Reprints Nova #23-28 (May 2009 – October 2009).
Guardians of the Galaxy, vol.3: War of Kings, Book 2
Reprints Guardians of the Galaxy #13-19 (June 2009 – November 2009).
X-Force, vol.3: Not Forgotten
Reprints X-Force #12-13 and #17-19 (April 2009 – May 2009 and September 2009 – November 2009)
X-Force/Cable: Messiah War
Reprints X-Men: The Times and Life of Lucas Bishop #1-3 (April 2009 – June 2009), Cable #11-15 (April 2009 – August 2009), X-Force #14-16 (June 2009 – August 2009), X-Force/Cable: Messiah War One-Shot (May 2009) and X-Men: Future History – The Messiah War Sourcebook (2009).
Occurs during X-Force: Not Forgotten.
New Avengers, vol.10: Power
Reprints New Avengers #48-50 (February 2009 – April 2009) &
Secret Invasion: Dark Reign
#1 (February 2009).
Agents of Atlas: Dark Reign
Reprints Agents Of Atlas #1-5 (April 2009 – July 2009); Dark Reign: New Nation #1 (February 2009); Giant-Size Marvel Adventures: Avengers #1 (September 2007); & Secret Invasion: Who Do You Trust? #1 (August 2008).
Marvel Zombies 4
Reprints Marvel Zombies 4 #1-4 (June 2009 – September 2009).
This story crosses into the Zombieverse.
Dark Reign: The Hood
Reprints Dark Reign: The Hood #1-5 (July 2009 – November 2009 ).
Must occur after Invincible Iron Man: World’s Most Wanted, Book 1 but before Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia.
The Punisher, vol.1: Dark Reign
Reprints The Punisher #1-5 (March 2009 – July 2009).
War Machine, vol.1: Iron Heart
Reprints War Machine #1-5 (February 2009 – June 2009); & Dark Reign: New Nation #1 (February 2009).
Spider-Man: American Son
Reprints Amazing Spider-Man #595-599 (July 2009 – September 2009); & Amazing Spider-Man: Extra! #3 (May 2009).
Deadpool, vol.2: Dark Reign
Reprints Deadpool #6-12 (March 2009 – September 2009).
Dark Reign: Deadpool/Thunderbolts
Reprints Deadpool #8-9 (May 2009 – June 2009); & Thunderbolts #130-131 (May 2009 – June 2009).
Deadpool: Suicide Kings
Reprints Deadpool: Suicide Kings #1-5 (June 2009 – October 2009).
Must occur after The Punisher: Dark Reign.
Dark Reign: The Sinister Spider-Man
Reprints Dark Reign: Sinister Spider-Man #1-4 (August 2009 – November 2009).
Must occur after American Son.
New Avengers, vol.11: Search for the Sorcerer Supreme
Reprints New Avengers #51-54 (May 2009 – August 2009).
Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth
Reprints Deadpool: Merc With A Mouth #1-13 (September 2009 – September 2010).
This story crosses into the Zombieverse.
Prelude to Deadpool Corps
Reprints Prelude to Deadpool Corps #1-5 (All May 2010).
This story follows on directly from Merc With A Mouth and also crosses into the Zombieverse.
Deadpool Corps, vol.1: Pool-Pocalypse Now
Reprints Deadpool Corps #1-6 (June 2010 – November 2010).
This story crosses into the Zombieverse.
Deadpool Corps, vol.2: You Say You Want a Revolution
Reprints Deadpool Corps #7-12 (December 2010 – May 2011).
This story crosses into the Zombieverse.
Doctor Voodoo: Avenger of the Supernatural
Reprints Doctor Voodoo: Avenger of the Supernatural #0-5 (September 2009 – April 2010); Doctor Strange: Sorcerer Supreme #16-17 & 20 (April 1990 – May 1990 & August 1990); Strange Tales #169-170 (September 1973 – October 1973); & Tales of the Zombie #6 (July 1974).
Strange: The Doctor is Out
Reprints Strange #1-4 (January 2010 – April 2010).
Mighty Marvel: Women of Marvel
Reprints Dazzler #1 (July 2010); Firestar #1 (June 2010); Galacta #1 (July 2010); Lady Deadpool #1 (September 2010); Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular #2 (June 2009); Namora #1 (August 2010); Rescue #1 (July 2010); Sif #1 (June 2010); Spitfire #1 (October 2010); Valkyrie #1 (November 2010); Women of Marvel #1-2 (January 2011 – February 2011); & X-23 #1 (May 2010).
X-Infernus
Reprints X-Infernus #1-4 (February 2009 – May 2009); New X-Men #37 (June 2007); X-Men Unlimited #14 (June 2006); & X-Men: Divided We Stand #2 (June 2008).
X-Men Legacy, vol.3: Salvage
Reprints X-Men Legacy #219-225 (February 2009 – August 2009).
Immediately precedes Utopia.
Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia
Reprints Dark Avengers #7-8 (September 2009 – October 2009); Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Exodus #1 (November 2009); Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia #1 (August 2009); Dark Reign: The Cabal #1 (June 2009); Dark X-Men: The Beginning #1-3 (September 2009 – October 2009); Dark X-Men: The Confession #1 (November 2009); Uncanny X-Men #513-541 (September 2009 – October 2009); & X-Men Legacy #226-227 (September 2009 – October 2009).
New Mutants, vol.1: Return of Legion
Reprints New Mutants (2009 series) #1-5 (July – November 2009).
Mostly precedes Utopia, but contains spoilers for it that make it best read afterwards.
X-Men Legacy, vol.4: Emplate
Reprints X-Men Legacy #228-230 (December 2009 – February 2010) and Giant-Size X-Men Legacy #1 (2009).
This story follows on directly from Utopia.
Runaways, vol.9: Dead Wrong
Reprints Runaways #1-6 (October 2008 – March 2009).
The three Runaways volumes form one continuous story that must take place after Utopia.
Runaways, vol.10: Rock Zombies
Reprints Runaways #7-10 (April 2009 – July 2009).
The three Runaways volumes form one continuous story that must take place after Utopia.
Runaways, vol.11: Homeschooling
Reprints Runaways #11-14 (August 2009 – November 2009).
The three Runaways volumes form one continuous story that must take place after Utopia.
Marvel Divas
Reprints Marvel Divas #1-4 (September 2009 – December 2009).
Cable, vol.3: Stranded
Reprints Cable #16-20 (September 2009 – January 2010).
New Avengers, vol.12: Powerloss
Reprints New Avengers #55-60 (September 2009 – February 2010).
Secret Warriors, vol.2: God of Fear, God of War
Reprints Secret Warriors #7-10 (October 2009 – January 2010); & Dark Reign: The List – Secret Warriors #1 (December 2009).
Dark Reign: The List
Reprints Dark Reign: The List – Avengers #1 (November 2009); Dark Reign: The List – Daredevil #1 (November 2009); Dark Reign: The List – Hulk #1 (December 2009); Dark Reign: The List – Punisher #1 (December 2009); Dark Reign: The List – Secret Warriors #1 (December 2009); Dark Reign: The List – The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (January 2010); Dark Reign: The List – Wolverine #1 (December 2009); & Dark Reign: The List – X-Men #1 (November 2009).
The List specials mark the approximate mid-point of the Dark Reign storyline.
The Punisher, vol.3: Franken-Castle
Reprints Punisher #11-16 (January 2010 – June 2010); Dark Reign: The List – Punisher #1 (December 2009); Franken-Castle #17-21 (August 2010 – November 2010); & Dark Wolverine #88-89 (September 2010 – October 2010).
Daredevil: The Devil’s Hand
Reprints Daredevil #501-507 (December 2009 – August 2010); & Dark Reign: The List – Daredevil #1 (November 2009).
The Incredible Hulk, vol.1: Son of Banner
Reprints Incredible Hulk #601-605 (October 2009 – February 2010); & Dark Reign: The List – Hulk #1 (December 2009).
Spider-Man: The Gauntlet, vol.1 – Electro & Sandman
Reprints Amazing Spider-Man #612-616 (January 2010 – February 2010); Dark Reign: The List – The Amazing Spider-Man #1 (January 2010); & Web of Spider-Man #2 (January 2010).
Uncanny X-Men: Nation X
Reprints Dark Reign: The List – X-Men #1 (November 2009); Nation X #1-4 (February 2010 – May 2010); & Uncanny X-Men #515-522 (November 2009 – May 2010).
Marvel Apes: The Evolution Starts Here
Reprints Marvel Apes: Speedball #1 (May 2009); Marvel Apes: Amazing Spider-Monkey #1 (June 2009); Marvel Apes: Grunt Line #1 (July 2009); & Marvel Apes: Prime Eight #1 (August 2009).
This story crosses over with the Monkeyverse and the Zombieverse.
Dark Wolverine, vol.2: My Hero
Reprints Dark Wolverine #78-81 (November 2009 – February 2010).
Wolverine: Weapon X, vol.2: Insane in the Brain
Reprints Wolverine: Weapon X #6-10 (December 2009 – April 2010).
Invincible Iron Man, vol.3: World’s Most Wanted, Book 2
Reprints Invincible Iron Man #14-19 (August 2009 – December 2009).
War Machine, vol.2: Dark Reign
Reprints War Machine #6-12 (July 2009 – February 2010).
War Machine’s appearance in Invincible Iron Man must occur before this volume.
The Punisher, vol.2: Dead End
Reprints The Punisher #6-10 (August 2009 – December 2009) & Annual #1 (November 2009).
Thor: Wolves of the North
Reprints Thor: Wolves of the North #1 (February 2011); Thor: The Truth of History #1 (December 2008); & Thor Annual #1 (November 2009).
Contains stories of the past and present, placed here as this is where the present day stories fall.
Thor, vol.2
Reprints Thor #7-12 & 600 (May 2008 – January 2009 & April 2009).
Includes a story taking place on the anniversary of Captain America‘s death.
Captain America: Road to Reborn
Reprints Captain America #49-50 & 600-601 (June 2009 – July 2009 & August 2009 – September 2009).
Includes a story taking place on the anniversary of Captain America‘s death.
Nomad: Girl without a World
Reprints Nomad: Girl Without a World #1-4 (November 2009 – February 2010); & Captain America #600 (August 2009).
Includes a story taking place on the anniversary of Captain America‘s death.

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