It’s the Beginning of the End for Marvel

Now that DC Comics has had a year to shake down its “New 52” company-wide relaunch, Marvel is poised to get into the act with its own rebranding, called “Marvel NOW!”

It looks like things start hitting the fan in October when, according to solicitations, Marvel cancels nine titles — including some surprising ones — and launches a new flagship comic and a movie tie-in miniseries.

The following issues, shipping in October, will be the final issues of these series: Captain America #19, The Mighty Thor #22, Incredible Hulk #15, Invincible Iron Man #527, Fantastic Four #611, FF #23, Uncanny X-Men #20, New Mutants #50, and X-Men: Legacy #275.
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