Marvel and The Avengers Assemble at D23 2011

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige assembles Avengers cast members and Marvel CCO Joe Quesada holds special panel

Disney’s D23 Expo, the company’s epic fan event, will be held from August 19-21 at the Anaheim Convention Center, and this year looks to be simply Marvelous with the House of Ideas featuring prominently during two major Expo events.

On Saturday, August 20, Marvel Studios President, Production, Kevin Feige joins Rich Ross, Chairman, The Walt Disney Studios; Sean Bailey, President, production, The Walt Disney Studios; and John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios on stage at the D23 Arena for the Expo’s Walt Disney Studios presentation. Feige, will be on hand along with an awesome assemblage of cast members from “Marvel’s The Avengers.”

But that’s not all, True Believers! On Sunday, August 21, Marvel Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada brings you inside the House of Ideas with a very special Marvel presentation and Q&A that provides a behind-the-scenes look at Marvel and its iconic super heroes. Join him for an exclusive and unprecedented experience that will take you through the evolution of Marvel from its first comic book in 1939 to its current position as one of the most important creative forces in the world.

D23 will be an amazing experience and we hope you can attend! But if you can’t, don’t worry–we’ll bring the Marvel events directly to you! Marvel.com Editorial Director Agent M will be there, posting tweets and photos, and hosting liveblogs of both Marvel sessions! Sign up for both liveblogs below or on Marvel’s Facebook page, and follow both @Marvel and @Agent_M on Twitter for all the action!

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San Diego Comic-Con 2011: Exclusive Avengers Mini Muggs

Get your first look at Hasbro’s Comic-Con exclusive Avengers toys!

Avengers collectors, assemble!Our friends at Hasbro always come to San Diego Comic-Con loaded with insanely cool exclusive Marvel toys, and 2011 is no different. We’ll unveil Hasbro’s full Marvel lineup closer to the July 20 start of SDCC, but we just couldn’t wait to reveal this Avengers Special Edition Mini Muggs Collector’s Pack!

Available for $34.99 from the HasbroToyShop.com booth, #3329, at San Diego Comic-Con, the set comes with Mini Muggs of Hulk, Thor, Iron Man and Captain America, as well as a Mighty Mugg-sized Giant Man bursting through the top of the special edition packaging. If you can’t get your hands on the first set of Marvel Mini Muggs while at SDCC, there may be a limited amount available through HasbroToyShop.com after the con.

Over the next month, we’ll have much more pre-SDCC coverage, along with info on exclusives, news and planning, here on Marvel.com.


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