Official Press Release
Marvel announced today that more than 80Â of its most popular graphic novels, featuring the Avengers, Spider-Man,Â Wolverine and more of the world's most popular super heroes, are now available on the iBookstore.Â
Marvel graphic novels such asÂ Civil War,Â Avengers,Â Stephen King'sÂ Dark Tower,Â Castle: Richard Castle's DeadlyÂ Storm,Â andÂ Astonishing X-MenÂ can now be read on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, and customers canÂ download a chapter fromÂ New Avengers Vol.1.Â for free.
"Marvel is taking the world of comics by storm and releasing a massive selection of our best and brightest graphic novelsÂ on the iBookstore," said Peter Phillips, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Marvel Digital Media Group. "For the first time ever,Â fans will be able to easily find and enjoy all of their favorite heroes including The Avengers, Spider-Man and The X-Men on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch -- Â one ofÂ the bestÂ digital platforms for reading comics and graphic novels."
For the full selection of MarvelÂ Graphic NovelsÂ now available on the iBookstore, launch the iBooks app on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch orÂ go toÂ www.itunes.com/marvelgraphicnovels. The list of available Marvel graphic novels can be found atÂ marvel.com/help/category/27.
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Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing. For more information visitÂ www.marvel.com