Have you taken the next step in your comics reading experience by experiencing Augmented Reality via the Marvel AR App for iOS and Android devices? If not, you’re missing out! Here’s Marvel Content Producer & Manager of the AR App Judy Stephens to give you the overview:
“The Marvel AR App brings new, exciting and free content to your print comics by using an iOS or Android device. To access any of the content, all you need is your phone/tablet, the app and an internet connection. Hold your device over the panel with the AR icon and watch the future unfold! With Marvel NOW!, we're kicking off a schedule of even more Marvel goodness for your eyes and ears! Each week stay tuned for bonus content including videos from the creators, original sketches & pencils, art evolutions, surprise celebrity appearances and more!
Got an idea for a Marvel AR video or bonus content? Let us know on twitter @Marvel!”
Have you got your Marvel AR App downloaded and your iOS and Android ready to go? Then check out the exciting AR content available this week!
It’s two great stories under one awesome banner as Jason Aaron and Pasqual Ferry reunite Black Panther and Storm while James Asmus and Billy Tan pit Hawkeye against Gambit in a swashbuckler’s duel! Enjoy all the A + X Fun Facts packed into this issue with Marvel AR!
The showdown you’ve been waiting for, as the original X-Men catch up with present day Cyclops in this action-packed story by Brian Michael Bendis and Stuart Immonen! With Scott Summers in the spotlight, editor Nick Lowe provides his Lowe-Down on the longtime X-Men leader and current most controversial figure in the Marvel Universe.
Earth’s Mightiest Heroes assemble anew! Jonathan Hickman and Jerome Opena bring together an exciting and unexpected new team under the command of Captain America to battle the mysterious beings who bested the Avengers. Get to the bottom of the Avengers Machine with Hickman’s commentary, plus get a lesson in the coloring process from Dean White!
With one teen hero fallen, the stakes continue to get deadlier in Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker’s new series! Editor Bill Rosemann introduces this issue’s new narrator, Deathlocket, while Hopeless gives the background on old favorite Cammi from her days as Drax’s sidekick to the present!
Before the Marvel Universe branded them terrorists, see how Cable’s new squad came together courtesy of Dennis Hopeless and Salvador Larroca! Get the Lowe-Down from fallen X-Men and Phoenix Five member Colossus from Nick Lowe while Hopeless catches you up on what you may have missed.
Rick Remender and John Romita Jr. have stranded Steve Rogers in a bizarre world where Arnim Zola rules known only as Dimension Z! Special animated sound effects add a new level to this issue while an Art Evolution takes you behind the scenes with the legendary Romita as well as Klaus Janson and Dean White!
With the Fantastic Four away, it’s up to the new Future Foundation to safeguard Earth with Matt Fraction and Michael Allred leading the way! After Allred welcomes you to FF, flashback to key events that shape the story to come!
Iron Man guest stars in the second installment of this smashing new series by Mark Waid and Leinil Yu! In addition to Waid’s thoughts on Tony Stark’s visit, hear from DDP Yoga master and three-time wrestling World champion “Diamond” Dallas Page on why he digs the Hulk!
Gorr the God Butcher has cut a swath of horror across the cosmos, but Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic have the God of Thunder on his trail! DDP returns to AR to give Thor a pep talk while Ribic provides a very special lesson in how to be a Viking!
Red Hulk has recruited his team, but can even General Ross keep these wildcards in line? Only Daniel Way and Steve Dillon know for sure! Way gives his assessment of Ross and his leadership capabilities while Deadpool’s Pool-o-Vision comes to life complete with sound effects!
Legion continues his quest to free his mind and follow his destiny with Si Spurrier and Tan Eng Huat as his guides! In another awesome edition of Marvel Moms, editor Jennifer Smith tries to get her mother to understand the X-Men!
Each Marvel NOW! comic with Marvel AR also features a special look at what’s led up to the issue and what to expect within that you can access just by aiming your device at the cover. And don’t forget to pick up the AVENGERS VS. X-MEN hardcover collection, on sale now with over 100 AR Executions!
Enjoy this week’s AR, and we’ll see you next week for another round!