Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #1-8 [SET] — The Birth of the Super-Heroes

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The centerpiece of Marvel's 70th Anniversary celebration!

Who is the mysterious old man who lies on his deathbed in a hospital in 1939, and how does his passing mark the beginning of the first heroic age of the Marvel Universe?

And signal the rise of the superhumans?

Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting unveil the defining story of the origin of the Marvel Universe, revealing the hidden connections that unite the earliest costumed champions, and whose reverberations are felt dramatically into the present day!

It's a world on the brink of war, and the race is on to create the world's first super-soldier!

Witness the first days of the Human Torch, the Sub-Mariner and many more...

How they shaped the world to come, and how the future they would create in turn shaped them!

The must-read event of the season for any Marvel fan from the Award-Winning creators who redefined Captain America for the modern audience!

 

 

Collecting the eight-issue mini-series. 

 

 

The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #1 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
The centerpiece of Marvel's 70th Anniversary celebration! Who is the mysterious old man who lies on his deathbed in a hospital in 1939, and how does his passing mark the beginning of the first heroic age of the Marvel Universe - and signal the rise of the superhumans? Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting unveil the defining story of the origin of the Marvel Universe, revealing the hidden connections that unite the earliest costumed champions, and whose reverberations are felt dramatically into the present day! It's a world on the brink of war, and the race is on to create the world's first super-soldier! Witness the first days of the Human Torch, the Sub-Mariner, and many more-- how they shaped the world to come, and how the future they would create in turn shaped them! The must-read event of the season for any Marvel fan from the Award-Winning creators who redefined Captain America for the modern audience!
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #2 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
The award-winning and best-selling team of Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting bring you CHAPTER TWO in this definitive tale of the origins of the Marvel heroes. As 1940 hits the world is already changing -- The Human Torch is on the run, The Angel makes his masked debut, The Sub-Mariner stalks the surface-worlders who have targeted his people -- and a young soldier named Nick Fury saves a German scientist from the Nazis and leads him to the USA. The battle-lines drawn in this race to create superhuman weapons of mass destruction still reverberate today in the Marvel Universe -- as this epic espionage thriller continues to unfold and reveal new twists!
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #3 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
The centerpiece of Marvel's 70th anniversary celebration turns a deadly corner, as Nazi spies infiltrate the secret US government's Super-Soldier Experiment... and while the Torch learns what it means to be both human and a hero, Prince Namor arrives in New York looking for nothing more than vengeance! Things really heat up this issue as award-winning creators Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting bring you the definitive in-continuity origin of Marvel!
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #4 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
Project Rebirth begins! As 98 pound weakling Steve Rogers finally enters the picture, Nazi spies move in the shadows onto US soil...and the Angel comes close to finding the man who's murdering masked heroes.
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #5 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
Marvel's ORIGIN story continues! Out of the ashes of the Project: Rebirth comes America's first Super-Soldier -- Captain America! Witness the first mission of Cap in New York...as Namor stalks the city streets and the Angel finds the hero killer he's been searching for. By the award-winning team of Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting.
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #6 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting's acclaimed tale of the origin of Marvel continues, as the mysteries of Nazi spies on American shores begin to unravel, and The Human Torch and the Sub-Mariner battle once again in the skies of New York, with devastating results.
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #7 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
Cap meets Bucky! The origin of the Destroyer! The interrogation of the Sub-Mariner! And it's all leading up to the Nazis' conspiracy to bring the US into World War Two!
The Marvels Project (2009 mini-series) #8 (of 8)
By Ed Brubaker & Steve Epting. 
The startling conclusion to the origin of the Marvel Universe. Pearl Harbor, secret Nazi experiments gone wrong, and the seeds of destruction that would lead to the modern Marvel world of today will stand revealed!  By the award-winning team of Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting.