This definitive in-world guide to the Marvel Comics Universe features, in chronological order, every significant Marvel Comic character, location, vehicle, and weapon in the company's illustrious history.Go on a fact- and fun-filled journey via the first major Marvel heroes, villains, cowboy stars, and comic characters of the 1940s and 1950s to the iconic, timeless Super Heroes and Super Villains of the Marvel Age of the 1960s and beyond, such as Thor, Hulk, Spider-Man, Black Widow, Doctor Strange, Iron Man, the Avengers, Storm, Loki, and Green Goblin. Further sections feature key vehicles and technology, magical artifacts, planets, countries, and places, plus a glimpse behind the scenes into Marvel Comics' creative processes and techniques. Cover artwork is by esteemed comic book artist Adi Granov. Including authoritative text by Marvel Comics experts and spectacular artwork from the original comic books. (c) 2017 MARVEL
Hefty hardback Ultimate Marvel runs through every significant character, location and vehicle in the company's history, with lashings of comic art and cut-away diagrams. * SFX *
Lorraine Cink is a comedian and writer for Marvel's weekly web show, The Watcher. But don't let that comedy background fool you, she is a serious Marvel expert who really knows how to make her deep knowledge accessible and entertaining to a wide audience. She lives in New York City. Adam Bray is a frequent contributor to DK Star Wars (TM) and LEGO (R) Star Wars books, including Ultimate Star Wars and the best-selling Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know. Visit him online at https://twitter.com/authoradambray.Cover artwork is by esteemed comic-book artist Adi Granov.
1: Foreword by Roy Thomas2: A Marvel Comics Events Timeline3: Super Heroes and Villains: Golden Age1: Captain America2: Clash of the Marvels4: Atlas Age1: Roll Call5: Marvel Age1: Fantastic Four2: Hulk3: Spider-Man4: Spider-Man's Destiny5: Thor6: Iron Man7: Doctor Strange8: The Avengers9: Cap Joins the Avengers10: X-Men11: Scarlet Witch12: Daredevil13: Black Widow14: The Evil of Ultron15: Roll Call6: Bronze Age1: Incredible Journey2: Wolverine3: Doom Victorious!4: Roll Call7: Modern Age1: Two Against Carnage2: Roll Call8: Heroic Age1: A Civil War2: When Worlds Collide...3: Roll Call9: Vehicles1: S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier2: Blackbird3: Hell on Wheels10: Weapons and Technology1: Stark Industries2: Iron Man's Armor3: Shield of Liberty11: Cosmic Powers1: Pyrrhic Victory12: Magical Artifacts1: Goddess of Thunder13: Planets and Realms1: Kree Genocide14: Countries and Places1: Xavier's School/Jean Grey School2: Avengers Mansion3: Atlantis Destroyed!15: Index16: Acknowledgments