This February, the worldâ€™s greatest super heroes star in the highly-anticipated all-new Marvel: Season One graphic novelsâ€”and make digital comics history! Each Marvel: Season One graphic novel will be shrink-wrapped with a code for a free digital copy of the storyâ€”a first for the comic industryâ€”on the Marvel Comics app, at no additional cost to fans or retailers. Aimed at new and old readers alike, Marvel: Season One modernizes the seminal origins of Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil and The X-Men in complete stories while also offering new revelations for long-time fans. Â
â€œWeâ€™re committed to attracting new readers by providing compelling original stories about our top heroes from our most exciting creators, all packaged at an unbeatable value. I canâ€™t think of any comic initiative that embodies this more than Marvel Season One,â€ said David Gabriel, Senior Vice-President of Marvel Entertainment. â€œThe response to Marvel: Season One from fans, retailers and press has been so incredible that have a second wave of graphic novels in development for later this year.â€
The complete first wave of Season One graphic novels includes: Â
â€¢ Fantastic Four: Season One by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and David Marquez, on-sale in February 2012
â€¢ X-Men: Season One by Dennis Hopeless and Jamie McKelvie, on-sale in March 2012
â€¢ Daredevil: Season One by Antony Johnston and Wellinton Alves, on-sale in April 2012
â€¢ Spider-Man: Season One by Cullen Bunn and Neil Edwards, on-sale in May 2012
Itâ€™s time to discover the worldâ€™s greatest super heroes all over again in the all-new Marvel: Season One graphic novels, now shrink-wrapped with a code for a free digital copy on the Marvel Comics app.