Marvel Comics: 75 Years of Cover Art
Marvel Comics: 75 Years of Cover
Marvel Comics will celebrate 75 of years of comics excellence in 2014. DK commemorates this special anniversary with Marvel Comics Cover Art, a beautiful, large-scale book featuring some of the most impactful, inspiring, and unusual comic cover art to come out of the Marvel vault. With access to the rarest and most interesting cover art in Marvel's 75-year history, DK brings together an unforgettable gallery spotlighting the most iconic covers along with never-before-seen concept art from all over the world. Featuring the likes of Spider-Man, Iron Man, and The Avengers, as well as the writers and artists who gave them life, including Jack Kirby and Stan Lee, this book brings together the beloved Marvel characters like no other has done before. Spreads feature blown-up versions of the beautiful comic art capturing every detail while captioning facts and information about each cover's artist, storyline, and history. Marvel Comics Cover Art is the only book of its kind to span the breadth of Marvel's cover art and is an imperative addition to any collection.
- Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
- ASIN: 1465420401
Marvel Comics Memory
What better way to have a little family competition fun than with this Marvel Comics Edition Memory Challenge Game? Featuring over 100 cards - including 50 pairs of comic book cover cards that showcase classic, highly valued comics - with 10 directive cards for added game play and fun, this Marvel Edition of Memory Challenge can be played alone or with family and friends. The Marvel Memory Challenge cards feature some of your favorite Marvel superheroes, and they're shaped to look like comic books, with a vertical, rectangular configuration. It's a great way to have fun and keep your brain in shape with Marvel Comics! One or more players. Ages 8 and up. Age: 8+ Number of Players: 1+
- Color: Multi-colored
- Brand: MEMORY
- ASIN: B007MHE9C4
- UPC: 700304044716
Monsters Vol. 2: The Marvel Monsterbus by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber & Jack Kirby
Monsters Vol. 2: The Marvel Monsterbus by Stan
Comicdom's famous monsters are on the loose! Marvel presents the concluding volume in our complete collection of Stan Lee, Larry Lieber and Jack Kirby's Marvel Monsters. Marvel's late-1950s/early-1960s period was famous for its twist-ending tales, alien invaders and especially its towering monster menaces - and no one drew giant monsters like Jack "The King" Kirby! It's page after page of Grogg, Ogg, the Creature from Krogarr, Fin Fang Foom, and more! These stories aren't just a fun atomic romp-they're the training ground where Stan Lee and Jack Kirby honed their creative partnership, learning each other's strengths and building an unmatched rapport. In these pages, you'll find out that the mother of the Marvel A ge of Comics was - a monster! COLLECTING: MATERIAL FROM STRANGE TALES (1951) 87-100; STRANGE TALES ANNUAL (1962) 1; JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY (1952) 71-82; TALES TO ASTONISH (1959) 20-34; TALES OF SUSPENSE (1959) 20-38; AMAZING ADVENTURES (1961) 1-6; CHAMBER OF DARKNESS (1969) 4-5
- ASIN: 1302908626
Marvel Comics: The Untold Story
Marvel Comics: The Untold
The defining, behind-the-scenes chronicle of one of the most extraordinary, beloved, and dominant pop cultural entities in America’s history -- Marvel Comics – and the outsized personalities who made Marvel including Martin Goodman, Stan Lee, and Jack Kirby. “Sean Howe’s history of Marvel makes a compulsively readable, riotous and heartbreaking version of my favorite story, that of how a bunch of weirdoes changed the world…That it’s all true is just frosting on the cake.” —Jonathan LethemFor the first time, Marvel Comics tells the stories of the men who made Marvel: Martin Goodman, the self-made publisher who forayed into comics after a get-rich-quick tip in 1939, Stan Lee, the energetic editor who would shepherd the company through thick and thin for decades and Jack Kirby, the WWII veteran who would co-create Captain America in 1940 and, twenty years later, developed with Lee the bulk of the company’s marquee characters in a three-year frenzy. Incorporating more than one hundred original interviews with those who worked behind the scenes at Marvel over a seventy-year-span, Marvel Comics packs anecdotes and analysis into a gripping narrative of how a small group of people on the cusp of failure created one of the most enduring pop cultural forces in c...
- Brand: imusti
- ASIN: 0061992119
It's the Avengers, the New Warriors, the X-Men and more against the omnipotent Eternal, Thanos! The Mad Titan has become the most powerful being in the universe, and enslavement or destruction may be the only choices he gives it! The successive Starlin sagas that shook space and time start here!
- Brand: Marvel Comics
- ASIN: 0785156593
Marvel Masterworks: Luke Cage, Hero For Hire Volume 1
Marvel Masterworks: Luke Cage, Hero For Hire Volume
Luke Cage burst onto the comics scene in 1972 as the "Hero for Hire." Equal parts Marvel Method and Blaxploitation boldness, he was a new kind of hero for a new era. Now, the Marvel Masterworks proudly presents the complete Luke Cage, Hero for Hire - the historic first title to headline an African-American super hero - in one hardcover volume! Cage's adventures depicted New York City's 1970s grit and the plight of its people unlike any other, all while incorporating larger-than-life villains including Black Mariah and Dr. Doom. COLLECTING: Luke Cage, Hero for Hire (1972) 1-16
- ASIN: 0785191801
Marvel Adventures: Super Heroes (2010-2012) #1
Marvel Adventures: Super Heroes (2010-2012)
Captain America, Iron Man, the Black Widow, Thor, the Vision, Nova, and the Invisible Woman...a powerful collective of the greatest heroes the world has ever known. They are the Avengers, and they want it known they're here to stay. But when Magneto and his Brotherhood of Mutants threaten to destroy several major cities unless their demands for mutant supremacy are met, the Avengers are forced to quit looking to the future, and start hoping to live through the day!
- ASIN: B00ZNRX68S
Marvel Masterworks: The Invincible Iron Man Volume 1 (New Printing)
Marvel Masterworks: The Invincible Iron Man Volume 1
In 1963, Marvel had hit after hit, bringing new characters to a public ready for heroes with feet of clay. None that touched both that heroic ideal and human reality like Iron Man! A jet-setter, playboy, and brilliant scientist, Tony Stark's life changed forever when a battlefield explosion ripped into his heart. Only the amazing Iron Man armor could keep him alive! Led by Stan Lee, artists Don Heck, Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko bring you the birth of a cultural icon. You'll see the ever-evolving Iron Man armor in development, the first appearance of classic characters from Happy Hogan and Pepper Potts to the Crimson Dynamo and the Mandarin, and much, much more!COLLECTING: TALES OF SUSPENSE 39-50
- ASIN: 0785191356
Captain Marvel: Earth's Mightiest Hero Vol. 3
Captain Marvel: Earth's Mightiest Hero Vol.
Higher, further, faster, more! That's the daring new attitude of Earth's Mightiest Hero, Captain Marvel! As Carol Danvers comes to a crossroads in her life, she makes a dramatic decision that will alter the course of everything. But as Carol heads into outer space, she lands in the middle of a galactic uprising! And when a bad guy she has history with tries to blackmail her - and turn the Avengers against her - it's payback time! Taking her cat, Chewie, with her seemed like a good idea at the time, but there's more to that pet than meets the eye...unless you're Rocket Raccoon, Carol's new ally in the Guardians of the Galaxy! Captain Marvel's mighty adventures continue, as she shows how to win friends and influence people of all species! COLLECTING: CAPTAIN MARVEL (2014) 1-11
- Brand: MARVEL
- ASIN: 1302902687