Marvel Celebrates 75 Years With Masterworks Slip Case

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Marvel is celebrating its 75th Anniversary in style this year with the release of a humongous slipcase box set, filled to the brim with Masterworks graphic novels.

Marvel is celebrating its 75th Anniversary in style this year with the release of a humongous slipcase box set, filled to the brim with Masterworks graphic novels.

So what do you actually get with this slip case set? Well David Gabriel of Marvel’s sales and marketing team broke it all down in the quote below.

“This is one of the most epic collections Marvel has ever compiled. Not only do these Masterworks retell the origins of Marvel’s iconic heroes, but they are collected and presented in a gorgeous slipcase built to resemble the historic Avengers Mansion,” says David Gabriel, SVP Sales and Marketing. “If that wasn’t enough, this collection is coupled with a beautiful poster signed by Stan Lee. It doesn’t get grander then this!”

Below is a series of photos showcasing the amazing attention to detail and artwork that has gone into the creation of this set.

This is the 75th Anniversary poster drawn by comics legend Alex Ross, which is also signed by comic books living legend Stan Lee himself!

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Now one book that may be of particular interest for fans of the more comedic books is Not Brand Echh Vol 1, Marvel comics very own spoof comic which parodied not only its own heroes, but any and all pop culture characters it could get its hands on.

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Marvel has completely covered this particular set with numerous pieces of artwork. The spines of the actual books themselves form a picture of their own. Below is a complete list of the books that you will be able to find in the box set.

CAPTAIN AMERICA VOL. 1 HC - 264 pgs. – collecting Tales of Suspense #59-81

DAREDEVIL VOL. 1 HC - 256 pgs. – collecting Daredevil #1-11

DOCTOR STRANGE VOL. 1 HC - 328 pgs. – collecting Strange Tales #110-111 and  #114 – 141, and Amazing Spider-Man Annual  #2

NOT BRAND ECHH VOL. 1 HC - 456 pgs. – collecting Not Brand Echh #1-13; and material from Amazing Spider-Man Annual #5, Avengers Annual #2, Daredevil Annual #1, Fantastic Four Annual  #5 and Sgt. Fury Annual #4.

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN VOL. 1 HC - 272 pgs. – collecting Amazing Fantasy #15 and Amazing Spider-Man #1-10.

THE AVENGERS VOL. 1 HC - 248 pgs. – collecting Avengers #1-10

THE FANTASTIC FOUR VOL. 1 HC - 272 pgs. – collecting Fantastic Four #1-10

THE INCREDIBLE HULK VOL. 1 HC - 176 pgs. – collecting Hulk #1-6

THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN VOL. 1 HC - 208 pgs. – collecting Tales of Suspense #39-50

THE MIGHTY THOR VOL. 1 HC - 280 pgs. – collecting Journey into Mystery #83-100

THE X-MEN VOL. 1 HC - 248 pgs. – collecting X-Men #1-10

The set goes on sale September the 3rd and has a rough retail price of $450.00. Marvel have also set up their own webpage dedicated to the history of Marvel and celebrating its 75 years in business. For more information on Marvel comics celebrations be sure to check out Geek and we will keep you updated as soon as the news arrives.


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