Marvel has announced a series of books paying tribute to their 80-year history. Fans can collects the books that will feature stories highlighting what Marvel was producing in every decade of their storied (pardon the pun) legacy. Each book will highlight a different decade, from the 1920s all the way up through the 2010s. The books will focus on various heroes, their origins and the stories they became famous for. Included in each of the collections will be a history and essays from various writers and editors.
CB Cebulski, Editor in Chief at Marvel had this to say:
After almost 80 years, our fans have continued to embrace Marvel’s characters as their own, following their adventures through decades of thrilling stories,” said Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski. “To honor and celebrate this legacy, we can’t wait to share some new and exciting projects for the world to experience the history of the Marvel Universe – through comic books, video games, toys, blockbuster films, television shows and more.”
Launching in January 2019, DECADES looks like it is going to be a heartfelt journey through Marvel’s legacy and history.
DECADES: MARVEL IN THE ’40S – THE HUMAN TORCH VS. THE SUB-MARINER TPB
DECADES: MARVEL IN THE ’50S – CAPTAIN AMERICA STRIKES! TPB
DECADES: MARVEL IN THE ’60S – SPIDER-MAN MEETS THE MARVEL UNIVERSE TPB
DECADES: MARVEL IN THE ’70S – LEGION OF MONSTERS TPB