On the mean streets of the Marvel Universe, the kid gloves come off. Guardian devils, vengeance-seeking vigilantes, and enigmatic assassins stalk the city's dark underbelly and the urban action unfolds with gritty intensity. Marvel's best-selling ENCYCLOPEDIA series continues with this fully illustrated, comprehensive hardcover featuring in-depth biographies and statistics for this special brand of heroes and anti- heroes, like DAREDEVIL, ELEKTRA, the PUNISHER, GHOST RIDER and BLADE, along with all their friends and foes. Plus: Get the latest scoop on movies, merchandise and more. Hardcover, 240 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.