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Marvel Celebrates Captain America’s 80th Anniversary w Giant-Sized Tribute in March

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The Press Release:
In March 1941, comic book legends Jack Kirby and Joe Simon introduced the world to Steve Rogers in the historic CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1, and a pop culture icon was born. Now, Marvel is proud to honor their tremendous contribution to the comic book industry with CAPTAIN AMERICA TRIBUTE #1, a giant-sized special celebrating the character’s 80th anniversary.

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“Captain America Tribute” #1

CAPTAIN AMERICA TRIBUTE #1 will feature a cadre of Marvel’s best artists redrawing and modernizing Captain America’s first appearance, CAPTAIN AMERICA COMICS #1, as well as his genre-defining reintroduction to the Marvel Universe, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby’s AVENGERS #4. See the Star-Spangled Avenger’s extraordinary origin, his first battle against the Red Skull, and his Silver Age debut where he emerges from suspended animation to live on as a Star-Spangled Avenger like never before as your favorite artists reimagine these classic tales for a new age. These definitive comic book stories will be presented in an all-new way in a star-studded special that will delight long-time True Believers and the current generation of Marvel fans!
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Marvel’s Dora Milaje Meets The X-Men in “Wakanda Forever” Limited Series

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The Press Release:
After their scene-stealing theatrical debut in Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, Wakanda’s fiercest warriors are traveling outside of their country to fight new threats and new troubles, in an all-new comic book story by award-winning science-fiction and fantasy author Nnedi Okorafor!

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“X-Men: Wakanda Forever” #1

The WAKANDA FOREVER story starts in June with Okoye, Ayo and Aneka teaming up with everyone’s favorite webslinger, Spider-Man! In the second installment of WAKANDA FOREVER, out this July, the Wakanda warriors meet the X-Men – including the Black Panther’s one true love, Storm! But when Okoye, Ayo and Aneka come up against deadly former Dora Milaje member Nakia, their mission turns to protecting their king – no matter what the cost…

“This story is a big Marvel-style adventure with the Dora Milaje front and center,” said editor Wil Moss. “Nnedi may be relatively new to writing comics, but she already has the voices of all these characters down cold – from Okoye to Nightcrawler. Don’t miss this one, folks!”

Featuring art by superstar creator Ray-Anthony Height (Amazing Spider-Man), X-MEN: WAKANDA FOREVER #1 hits comic shops this July! And be sure to follow the Dora Milaje as their adventures in the Marvel Universe continue this August with the third installment of Nnedi Okorafor’s epic story!

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: WAKANDA FOREVER #1 (Part 1 of 3): Written by Nnedi Okorafor; Art by Alberto Jimenez Alburquerque; Cover by Terry Dodson – On-Sale 6/27/18

X-MEN: WAKANDA FOREVER #1 (Part 2 of 3): Written by Nnedi Okorafor; Art by Ray-Anthony Height; Cover by Terry Dodson – On-Sale 7/25/18

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PiercingMetal Thoughts: So I’ve got to be honest with you, I wasn’t all that up on the might of the Dora Milaje until I saw the “Black Panther” film. Afterwards I could safely say that I sure did love what they were all about and I could see them doing a film for them alone as they continue to protect Wakanda from the outside world. I will close out and say that since this is a connected to other heroes mini-series that I will likely be waiting until its all collected into a single volume. What about you readers? Is this one of interest to you? Chime in down below in the comments section and I will see you next time around with whatever else is ready for me to share with you. Thanks for reading.

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