Stan Lee Kicks Off 'Marvel Digital Holiday Special'

Stan Lee Kicks Off ‘Marvel Digital Holiday Special’

MDCUHolidaySpecial_2009_CoverWhen you think of comics and comic history, one name probably comes to mind pretty quickly: Stan Lee. Having created or co-created some of the most famous and popular characters in comics history, his name has become synonymous with comics and Marvel, the company he helped put on the map.

Now, “The Man” is lending his talents to a new project for Marvel, the Marvel Digital Holiday Special. This four-part comic is available only online and features a story by Stan lee himself. For more info on the comic and where to get it, check out the official press release. And, be sure to check out some pages and a cover from the comic after the jump.

‘Tis the season to celebrate! And what better way to do so than with the 2009 Marvel Digital Holiday Special – an exclusive, four-part comic available only at Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited ( The legendary Marvel founding father Stan “The Man” Lee makes his Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited exclusive debut, penning a special Fantastic Four tale with art by Nick Dragotta that could only be called Marvel Digital Holiday Special: Rock of Ages. Check out a free preview right HERE!

The Thing teaches the rest of Marvel’s First Family all about Chanukah, and in turn, they impart some lessons of their own on some would-be street toughs. All this plus an art cameo by Lee’s FF co-creator Jack Kirby in a one-of-a-kind story that should not be missed!

A four-part extravaganza, the 2009 Marvel Digital Holiday Special rolls on next week as December 16 brings Deadpool to the North Pole in Merry Freakin’ Christmas; December 23 features the X-Men in X-Mas; and finally the Marvel Divas turn up the Holiday Heat on December 29!

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Come light the candles, trim the tree and enjoy this joyous time of year with the 2009 MARVEL DIGITAL HOLIDAY SPECIAL only on Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited! Not a member? Join now: