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  Main Page - Marvel Universe: The definitive online source for Marvel super hero bios.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Marvel Comics and Stephen King combine for the highly anticipated series, Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Born.
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Marvel is offereing you the chance to join their team when they Take on DC Comics in an annual softball game held in San Diengo to benefit The Hero Initiative
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  Marvel Universe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In this context, "Marvel Universe" is usually used to refer to the mainstream Marvel continuity, which is known as Earth-616.
The New Universe was intended to be a more realistic, self-contained superhero universe, but due to a combination of a lack of editorial support and a general disinterest on the part of the readers, the line was cancelled after three years.
Marvel's major heroes (the ones who get involved in most of the important events) are the ones created from 1961 to 1963, during Marvel's "Silver Age": Spider-Man, Iron Man, Doctor Strange, Daredevil, Thor, the Hulk, the Fantastic Four, and S.H.I.E.L.D.’s director, Nick Fury.
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 Ultimate Marvel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ultimate Marvel is an imprint of comic books published by Marvel Comics, featuring reimagined and updated versions of the company's most popular superhero characters, including Spider-Man, Wolverine, the Hulk, Thor, Daredevil, the X-Men, the Avengers, and the Fantastic Four.
The stories and characters of Ultimate Marvel have been adapted to reflect the differences between the present and past continuities, most of which were created in the 1960s and 1970s.
Marvel once hinted that a crossover was planned between the two worlds.
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 marvelx   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Earth X is the collective name for a series of comic book series published by Marvel Comics and based on Alex Ross's re-imaginings of a dystopian future for the Marvel Universe.
All the subsequent events of the Marvel Universe still happened in precisely the same order as we know them, they’ve just all started in 1961 and progressed in real time since then.
Where exactly the history we’re familiar with ended isn’t clear; as a rule of thumb, the starting point of the Marvel Universe is always assumed to be ten years prior to whenever the reader is reading.
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 Unofficial Marvel Universe History, Part I
Not finding any means to prevent the collapse of the universe, Galen and his shipmates decided to die gloriously by plunging their ship into the heart of the "Cosmic Egg," the focal point upon which the universe was collapsing.
Eternity, the embodiment of everything in the universe, the Celestial Axis, a pattern of organic energy that threads itself throughout the universe, and Time itself gave birth to Eon, a sentient quasi-physical entity.
One of the first intelligent races in the universe to evolve eventually became known to the rest of the universe as the Watchers.
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 Unofficial Chronology to the Marvel Universe: Introduction
With the vast history and continuity which Marvel Comics has provided over the past 60 years, I thought it would be a lot easier to inform those with questions with a short little time-line which would help give some answers.
In Marvel comics there is a phenomenon called "Marvel Time" which essentially means that for every four or five "real" years, only about one year has passed within the comic books for the Marvel characters.
According to "Marvel Time," the Fantastic Four got their powers about eleven years ago, thus the Human Torch's birth date would now seem to be circa early 1970's.
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 Amazon.com: Marvel Universe: Books: Peter Sanderson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The history and contributions of Marvel artists and writers such as Jack Kirby and Stan Lee are highlighted throughout the text and numerous illustrations.
"Marvel Universe" is the companion volume to "Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics," but I did not read that volume so I am looking at the volume introducing the superheroes and supervillains of Marvel Comics.
The Fantastic Four: Marvel's First Family, begins with the working relationship of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, relates the origin of the FF, focuses on the compelling character drama of the Thing, and the group's main villain Dr. Doom.
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 Comic Book Profiles: Marvel Comics' The Golem
The basic legend of the Golem in the Marvel Universe was that a Rabbi in the city of Prague created the giant statue and breathed life into it to relieve the oppression of the people.
Wayne and Rebecca brought the Golem to San Pedro University (in St. Petersburg, Florida) to be examined by Professor Yeates and his assistant Saudia Yamal.
This page is created with the utmost respect for the characters and their creators, for the purpose of entertaining comic book fans and drawing more attention to these singular works.
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One of the noblest and most tormented cosmic entities in the universe, the Silver Surfer treasures freedom above all else,...
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 NEWSARAMA.COM: MARVEL COMICS SOLICITATIONS FOR JULY 2006
Tying into events from the best-selling Marvel Zombies limited series, this is the explosive climax to the amazing series of events that go back to Mark Millar’s first issue...and the ending is enough to make George Romero lose his lunch.
As the Marvel Universe is ripped apart by the Civil War, the X-Men also find themselves crumbling from the inside out.
Marvel’s tiniest hero explores the uncharted corners of the Baxter Building...and the FF may never be the same!
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 Sequart.com News: Ultimate Marvel to Meet Marvel Universe?
Marvel Comics has announced reprints of a number of Civil War issues and tie-ins, somewhat offsetting the gap in Civil War publication.
Marvel Comics has announced that it will be shifting not only Civil War but all related tie-ins back a full month, beginning with Civil War #4, originally slated to be
Marvel swept July in terms of direct market sales, winning the top book, the top company in terms of items sold, and the top company in terms of revenue.
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 Marvel Universe RPG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Marvel Universe Role Playing Game is an online, interactive role-playing game where the participants take on the roles of actual Marvel Universe characters.
Imagine a world where Reed Richards has yet to take that momentous flight into the atmosphere with a crew of three, a world where Peter Parker has yet to get bit by that radioactive spider, where Captain America is just about to be unfrozen from ice after more than fifty years...
Marvel Comics, the Avengers, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Marvel Team-Up, and all characters and likenesses are © and TM Marvel Entertainment Group and are used without permission.
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All New Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe A To Z #3
All New Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe A To Z #4
The complications continue to pile up for Captain Marvel as the return of his long-thought-dead mother and the arrival of a new female Captain Marvel force Genis to re-evaluate his life and role in th...
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 Mighty Marvel Universe WebRing
The The Mutant Fighter Federation is a Wrestling Federation that involves wrestlers from Marvel, Image,and DC comics.
They're among the most powerful villains in the Marvel Universe, yet are more reknowned for their sheer stupidity than destructive capability.
These pages were created to provide a forum for people to exchange their thoughts on the various characters found in the world of Marvel Comics.
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In news: The New Universe is making a comeback this December thanks to the team of Warren......
In news: Marvel has released its previews for the month of November and leading the way is......
One of the bravest adventurers and most brilliant scientific minds of his generation, Reed Richards was born to Evelyn Richards and her husband Nathaniel, a...
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 Amazon.com: Marvel Universe RPG Guide HC: Books: Marvel Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Though this book doesn't contain the complete lists of all the superheores that every marvel comic fan is expecting, but hey, the rules are all here.
This is a major improvement to the Marvel saga system.
It's got tons of good information, statistics and biographies for all of the biggest names in Marvel, a built-in starter mission, and a flexible creation system allowing you to create your very own super heroes and villains.
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