Ultimate Marvel (Hardcover)

By Adam Bray, Lorraine Cink, Lorraine Cink

DK, 9781465455727, 320pp.

Publication Date: September 5, 2017

List Price: 40.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Every significant Marvel Comics character, location, weapon, gadget, and vehicle: one ultimate encyclopedia.

Packed full of incredible facts and stunning images, this authoritative encyclopedia contains more than 650 entries and features a foreword by the legendary comic book writer Roy Thomas.

All of Marvel's iconic superheroes and villains are here, from Captain Marvel to Corvus Glaive and Iron Man to Gwenpool. Amazing vehicles are examined, such as the Avengers' Quinjets and S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Helicarriers. Magical artifacts, including Thor's hammer Mjolnir, are analyzed and extraordinary locations, such as Wakanda and Asgard, are explored. Advanced technology is explained, including Iron Man's incredible armor, and key events in the Marvel Comics universe are richly unpacked.

Ultimate Marvel is an ideal go-to resource for enthusiasts who wish to brush up on their Marvel knowledge, and for a new generation of fans eager to start delving into the world of Marvel comics.

© 2017 MARVEL


About the Author

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™ and LEGO® Star Wars™ books, including Ultimate Star Wars and the bestselling 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.