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Matt McGloin

The Avengers (2012): Marvel Announces Movie Prelude Comic For March 2012


Marvel announced that March 2012 will see the four issue The Avengers Prelude comic book from writers Chris Yost & Eric Pearson and artists Luke Ross & Daniel HDR.

Check out the solicit below.

In addition to The Avengers Prelude, Marvel will also be debuting a new Avengers comic in March with Avengers Assemble by Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley.

the avengers movie marvel comic book Marvel’s The Avengers Prelude #1 & #2 (Of 4)
Chris Yost & Eric Pearson (W)
Luke Ross & Daniel HDR (A)
Cover By Gerald Parel
• The Newest Installment Of The Official Marvel Cinematic Universe Tie-In Comics Is Here Just In Time For The Avengers Movie!
• How Will S.H.I.E.L.D. Maintain The Status Quo In A World Full Of Gamma-Powered Rage Monsters, Hammer Wielding Gods And Men In Iron Suits?
• What Exactly Is The Avengers Initiative?
• If You Thought You Knew Everything There Was To Know About Director Nick Fury And The Elusive Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. - Think Again!
32 Pgs./Rated T+ …$2.99          
*Not Final Cover

The Avengers assembles May 4th, 2012 and is directed by Joss Whedon, starring Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Chris Evans as Captain America, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk, Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye.

Head on over to the Cosmic Book News The Avengers Movie Hub for more news, images and trailers.