Marvel Comics is an American comic book publishing company based in New York City, New York. It was founded in 1939 by Martin Goodman. From 2021, Marvel will serve as the principle publisher of Alien, Predator and Alien vs. Predator comic books,[1] taking over from Dark Horse Comics.

Marvel is best known as the publisher of comic book superheroes such as Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, Iron Man and others, many of which have since been adapted as part of the enormously successful Marvel Cinematic Universe. It also owns the license to produce comic books based on the Star Wars franchise.


  1. Schedeen, Jesse (July 2, 2020). "IGN - Alien vs Predator vs Iron Man? Marvel Comics Acquires Two Iconic Sci-Fi Franchises". IGN. Retrieved on August 26, 2020.

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