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Author Casey, Dan, author

Title 100 things avengers fans should know and do before they die / Dan Casey
Published Chicago, Illinois : Triumph Books, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (353 pages)
Series 100 Things ... Fans Should Know
100 Things ... Fans Should Know
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Half Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; 1 Avengers Assemble; 2 Stan Lee, a True Believer; 3 Hail to the King: Jack Kirby; 4 Iron Man; 5 Captain America; 6 Thor, God of Thunder; 7 The Incredible Hulk; 8 Ant-Man; 9 The Wasp; 10 Hawkeye; 11 Black Widow; 12 Loki; 13 Ultron; 14 Scarlet Witch; 15 Quicksilver; 16 The Vision; 17 Thanos; 18 Joss Whedon; 19 Black Panther; 20 Kevin Feige; 21 Brian Michael Bendis; 22 The Tesseract; 23 Chitauri; 24 The Infinity Stones; 25 The Infinity Gauntlet; 26 Robert Downey Jr.; 27 Doctor Strange; 28 Civil War
100 Find Your Local Comic Book Shop and Set Up a Pull ListAcknowledgments; Endnotes
29 Secret Invasion30 Dark Reign; 31 S.H.I.E.L.D.; 32 Nick Fury; 33 Phil Coulson; 34 Maria Hill; 35 Hydra; 36 Avengers Disassembled; 37 Hank Pym's Identity Crisis; 38 Masters of Evil; 39 Thunderbolts; 40 West Coast Avengers; 41 Secret Avengers; 42 A.I.M.; 43 Skrulls; 44 Kree; 45 Kree-Skrull War; 46 Secret Wars; 47 Jim Shooter; 48 The Korvac Saga; 49 You're Now Free to Avenge About the Country (Quinjet); 50 Attend the Marvel Panel in Hall H at Comic-Con; 51 The Demon in a Bottle (Tony Stark's Alcoholism); 52 Jarvis vs J.A.R.V.I.S.; 53 Avengers Mansion; 54 The Helicarrier; 55 Acts of Vengeance
56 Avengers/Defenders War57 Captain Marvel; 58 Heroes Return; 59 Kang the Conqueror; 60 Young Avengers; 61 The Children's Crusade; 62 Under Siege; 63 Ultron Unlimited; 64 World War Hulk; 65 How The First Avenger Almost Didn't Happen; 66 Roy Thomas; 67 John Buscema; 68 Roger Stern; 69 George Perez; 70 Kurt Busiek; 71 Steve Englehart; 72 Marvel Zombies; 73 Nefaria Supreme; 74 The One-Shots; 75 Red Zone; 76 The Cameo Conspiracy; 77 Avengers Forever; 78 How to Properly Preserve Your Comic Book Collection; 79 Bring Your Portfolio to a Comic Book Convention; 80 Get a Degree in Marvel Studies
81 The Onslaught Saga82 Live Your Favorite Superhero Stories with The Marvel Experience; 83 The Comics Code Authority; 84 Talk Like a Comic Book Pro; 85 Write Using the Marvel Method; 86 Ultimate Marvel; 87 The Illuminati; 88 Vibranium; 89 Marvel vs. DC; 90 JLA/Avengers; 91 The Rights Stuff (aka Why We'll Never See Avengers vs. X-Men); 92 Avi Arad; 93 The No-Prize; 94 Take a Shot at Heroism (Cocktails); 95 Eat Like an Avenger (Chicken Shawarma); 96 Build Your Own Iron Man Armor; 97 The Shawarma Scene; 98 Be a Hero by Giving Back to the Comics Community; 99 Celebrate Free Comic Book Day
Summary With extensive backstories and comic lore, this lively, detailed book explores the characters, storylines, and facts every Avengers fan should know. This guide covers the history of how the group went from Justice League knockoff to billion-dollar franchise; the history of Ultron, Thanos, and the Infinity Gauntlet; and the series' seminal storylines, writers, and artists. It includes information on everyone's favorite Avengers, including Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, Captain America, Hawkeye, and Black Widow, as well as members of the Secret Avengers and the New Avengers. Author Daniel Casey has collected every essential piece of Avengers knowledge and trivia, including why the Avengers went out for shawarma, as well as must-do activities, such as how to make the most of your Comic-Con experience and how to properly preserve your comic book collection, and ranks them all, providing an entertaining and easy-to-follow checklist for fans of all ages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed April 6, 2015)
Subject Avengers (Fictitious characters)
Genre/Form Superhero comics.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Form Electronic book
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