Published: Fri, March 30, 2018
Life&Culture | By Peggy Hughes

Marvel Revives 'Fantastic Four' Comic Book Series

Marvel Revives 'Fantastic Four' Comic Book Series

Based on the Marvel comic character first appearing in 1968, the story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Slott just came off a 10-year run on Amazing Spider-Man and Pichelli recently concluded the five-part Spider-Men II.

Written by Dan Slott with art by Sara Pichelli, Mr.

"Dan is the biggest fan of the Fantastic Four", Marvel Comics editor D.B. Cebulski said in the announcement on Twitter.

Commentary: It is about time we are getting a new Fantastic Four book! He is certainly someone who should inspire excitement for this title as is Pichelli, an Italian comic book artist who first illustrated the Miles Morales version of Ultimate Spider-Man.

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They praised Pichelli for her storytelling via body language which, to be fair, is among the elite in comics. Writer Jonathan Hickman, who penned a landmark run on the "Fantastic Four" title from 2009 to 2012, recently commented that " ... it's pretty common knowledge at this point that Marvel isn't publishing "Fantastic Four" due to their disagreement with Fox. The big orange rock guy. Reed can move in all kinds of directions. Johnny is on fire. "Sara can do that like nobody else".

Following this week's official announcement from Marvel that filming is underway, some new photos have arrived online from the set of next year's female-fronted superhero blockbuster Captain Marvel. And what better way to celebrate than the return of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's Fantastic Four? "I can't wait to draw a lot of the characters, but there's one in particular I can't reveal yet", she said in an email interview.

Let us know what you like about Geek by taking our survey. Slott told the New York Times he envisions writing at least 55 issues, which would get the team to No. 700.

He also clarified that it's the "original four" - Reed Richards (a.k.a Mister Fantastic), Sue Storm (a.k.a. the Invisible Woman), Johnny Storm (a.k.a. the Human Torch), and Ben Grimm (a.k.a. the Thing) - who are looping back around for another moment in the spotlight.

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