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Marvel Comics is a comic book line distributed by Marvel Entertainment.Inc. Marvel has its base in America. Fondly called the House of Ideas by the media and fans, Marvel’s well-known comics include Iron Man, Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four, Thor, Daredevil, X-Men, The Incredible Hulk, and Captain America. The majority of Marvel’s anecdotal characters dwell in the Marvel World.

Since the 1960s, Marvel has been one of the two biggest American comic organizations, along with DC Comics. Situated in New York City, Marvel has been progressively headquartered in 417 Fifth Avenue, at 635 Madison Avenue, in suite 1401 of the Empire State Building, 575 Madison Avenue, 10 East 40th Street, 387 Park Avenue South, and McGraw-Hill Building on West 42nd Street.

About Marvel Comics


Marvel Comics started life as a publishing company in 1939, named as “Timely Publications”. Marvel published comic books including Namor the Sub-Mariner, Captain America, and an early form of Human Torch. Amazing comic essayist Stan Lee had been contracted as an office aide in 1939. Stan Lee was elevated to manager of the Marvel Comics line within two years. He was the manager of Marvel comics until 1972.

When Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby introduced “The Marvel Age of Comics” by making The Fantastic Four which brought another style of superhuman comic that concentrated on the characters’ inside show and in addition their courageous adventures. The style was a tremendous achievement, and the Lee/Kirby group went ahead to make the Incredible Hulk, the Avengers, Iron Man, the X-Men, the Mighty Thor, and the Inhumans, Stan Lee worked with craftsman Steve Ditko to make Marvel’s most noteworthy example of success comics, Spider-Man. Stan Lee’s Marvel innovation stretched out past the characters and storylines, they also enhanced the experience of reading and developed a feeling of community amongst fans and makers.

Marvel Universe:

The mutual narrating palette known as the Marvel universe was divulged in 1961 when Goodman reacted to the developing enthusiasm for superhuman books by assigning essayist Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby to make the Fantastic Four. With the arrival of Fantastic Four no. 1 (November 1961), readers were acquainted with a superheroic setting that was established in reality. Lee and Kirby endeavored to make their comic book characters more unique by enabling them to cooperate with each other in a sensible manner, including superheroes frequently battling or contending with each other.

Current status:

Marvel remains a leader in the comics business, even as the business has decreased to a small amount of its peak size in recent years. Stan Lee is not authoritatively associated with the organization anymore, yet remains an obvious face in the business and every so often comments on his affection for the characters. Marvel keeps on being traded on the New York Stock Exchange as MVL. Notwithstanding, Marvel has likewise transformed into a key player in Hollywood, with a significant number of its characters being transformed into effective film establishments, the highest-grossing movies are the X-Men, beginning in 2000, and Spider-Man, starting in 2002.

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