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Announcement:
Marvel Launches New Titles
By Brian Jacks

01.20.03


At a phone conference Monday afternoon, Marvel unveiled two new books: one a miniseries, and the other a brand-new ongoing title. To accompany this news, Marvel has provided Slush with a letter to fans from Marvel President Bill Jemas, as well as preview art for the new regular series.


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First off, in the midst of America's celebration of Martin Luther King Day, Marvel Comics announced a special three-issue limited series entitled 411. Debuting in April and shipping monthly thereafter, this special anthology series pays tribute to world's least-heralded heroes - peacemakers.

Featuring contributions by creators Mark Millar & Frank Quitely, Chuck Austen & Phil Winslade, Bruce Jones & Sean Phillips, and Brian K. Vaughan & Leonardo Manco, the special project is explained in greater detail in the attached open letter by Marvel COO & President Bill Jemas.

Marvel also announced the debut of The Call #1, the April launch of writer Chuck Austen and penciler Patrick Olliffe's monthly ongoing series continuing the adventures of the Marvel Universe's everyday heroes. The series features painted covers by artist Gabriel Del'Otto.

411 #1 debuts 4/9 and carries a retail cover price of $3.50. The Call #1 debuts 4/2 with a $2.25 retail cover price.



The Call



Open letter from Marvel President Bill Jemas

 

 
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