- Spiderman, Iron man, the incredible Hulk, Hawk eye whenever we heard, these kinds of words, our mind brings us to the fascinating world of Marvel Comic Universe.
- The Universe of Stan Lee’s imagination. In today’s article we have some exclusive information about Marvel comic Universe.
Actual Beginning of Marvel Studio
- In 1939 Marvel was started by Martin Goodman as Timely Comics, later in 1951 it became Atlas Comics.
- The Marvel era began with The Fantastic Four and other superhero titles created by Stan Lee in 1961.
First superheroes of Stan lee “Fantastic four”
- American team of comic strip superheroes, created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby for Marvel Comics in 1961.
- It bought an element of realism to the genre of comics for its time.
- The fantastic four remains one of the most popular superhero teams in comic book history.
The early timeline of Fantastic four
- It was published on November 01, 1961.
- The writer was Stan Lee and Penciler was Jack Kirby.
- The Fantastic four is a four members team who accidentally received powers from cosmic radiation during a short trip to space.
- The team originally consisted of Reed Richards (Mr. Fantastic), Reed’s girlfriend Sue Storm (The Invisible girl), Susan’s brother Johnny Storm (The Human Torch) and their good friends Ben Grimm (The Thing).
- Throughout their journey they used their incredible powers to save this world.
- Operating from Central City, California, the first menace of the Fantastic Four were called upon to face was the Mole Man.
- Fantastic four also met Medusa’s family, the royal family of the hidden race known as the Inhumans.
- After this journey The Fantastic Four were also invited to visit the African nation Wakanda by its king, the Black Panther.
- The comic series of Fantastic four got so much popularity that from September 9, 1967 to September 21, 1968 the program, featuring character designs by Alex Toth, aired on ABC. It lasted for 20 episodes.
- It was also rerun as part of the continuing series Hanna-Barbera’s World of Super Adventure.
Here is some Aired show of Fantastic four on ABC
- “Menace of the Mole Men”
- “The Way It All Began”
- “Invasion of the Super Skulls”