TOLDJA: Details Of Marvel Comics #1000 Revealed

You may have been following Bleeding Cool’s articles on what we said would be called Marvel Comics #1000 for August. A book with 80 one-page stories by all manner of comic book creators, the details of fifty-five or so creative teams, revealed so far, as if Marvel had been publishing Marvel Comics every month since 1939, 80 years ago to the month. oWell now the New York Times is saying it to, with the offcial PR courtesy of their comic book specialist George Gene Gustines.

TOLDJA: Marvel Comics #1000

And now we have more details.

Each page of the 80 page comic will correlate to one year in Marvel history.

As well as Captain America, Thor and Iron Man, we also get Blue Marvel, Night Thrasher and the Three X’s.

The first panel of the story in No. 1000, which has a painted cover by Alex Ross, comes from that 1939 Marvel Comics #1, with an artifact known as the Eternity Mask.

The comic was conceptualised with Al Ewing who is writing a number of the pages.

Here are fifty-five teams so far…

  1. Adam F. Goldberg and Adam Riches

  2. Al Ewing and Cafu

  3. Al Ewing and Carlos Pacheco

  4. Al Ewing and Chris Weston

  5. Al Ewing and Christian Ward

  6. Al Ewing and Cory Smith

  7. Al Ewing and Daniel Acuña

  8. Al Ewing and George Perez

  9. Al Ewing and Jesus Saiz

  10. Al Ewing and Joshua Cassara

  11. Al Ewing and Mike Deodato Jr.

  12. Al Ewing and Ron Garney

  13. Al Ewing and Steve Epting
  14. Alex Ross

  15. Allan Heinberg and Jim Cheung

  16. Tini Howard and Kia Asamiya

  17. Brad Meltzer and Julian Todino Tedesco

  18. Charles Soule and Steve McNiven

  19. Chip Zdarsky

  20. Dan Slott and Marcos Martin

  21. David F. Walker and J.J. Kirby

  22. Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw

  23. Ed Brisson and Jorge Fornes

  24. Eve L. Ewing and Jen Bartel

  25. Gail Simone and David Baldeon

  26. Gerry Duggan and Chris Samnee

  27. Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa

  28. J. Michael Straczynski and Ed McGuinness

  29. Tom Taylor and Juann Cabal

  30. Jason Aaron and Goran Parlov

  31. Jason Latour
  32. Jeff Lemire

  33. Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale

  34. Jeremy Whitley and Irene Koh

  35. Joe Hill and Mike Allred

  36. Jonathan Hickman and Dustin Weaver
  37. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld and Mattia De Iluis

  38. Kathyrn Immonen and Stuart Immonen

  39. Kelly Sue DeConnick and David Lopez

  40. Kelly Thompson and Pepe Larraz

  41. Kieron Gillen and Doug Braithwaite
  42. Kurt Busiek and Cameron Stewart

  43. Mark Waid and John Cassaday

  44. Matthew Rosenberg and Leinil Francis Yu

  45. Patrick Gleason

  46. Peter David and Adam Kubert

  47. Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Javier Rodiguez

  48. Rainbow Rowell and Kris Anka

  49. Roy Thomas and Rod Reis

  50. Ryan North and James Harren

  51. Saladin Ahmed and Steve Rude

  52. Taboo and Geoffery Veregge

  53. Toby Whithouse and Alan Davis

  54. Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz

  55. Walter Simonson

 

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