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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ arena show gets a comic prequel

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Marvel Universe Live!, the upcoming multimillion-dollar arena tour show from Marvel and Feld Entertainment, is getting its own comic-book prequel. You have to buy tickets for the production to snag one, though.

The limited-edition one-shot, by Frank Tieri, Miguel Sepulveda and Jay David Ramos, with a cover by Mike McKone, is available for free to those in the continental United States who order tickets to the show between today and June 1.

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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ will center on race for Cosmic Cube

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Concept art for Tony Stark’s workshop

USA Today has confirmed story details for Marvel Universe Live!, the upcoming arena tour show from Marvel and Feld Entertainment.

Employing a combination of state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics and aerial stunts, the production centers on the Cosmic Cube, which has been split into pieces by Thor to keep the device out of the wrong hands. But when Loki hatches a plan to clone the item’s powers, the Marvel superheroes must unite for a globe-spanning mission to secure all of the pieces before the villains can. Early teasers for Marvel Universe Live! had hinted at the Cosmic Cube as a plot element.

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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ calls in the X-Men

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We’ve seen the Avengers, Spider-Man and his rogues, a cadre of villains and a quartet of superheroines, and now Marvel and Feld Entertainment have debuted the first look at the X-Men from the upcoming arena show tour Marvel Universe Live!

CraveOnline has character designs for Cyclops and Wolverine, while the Marvel Universe Live! Facebook page debuts Storm.

“Storm’s look has evolved in many directions,” costume designer Cynthia Nordstorm explained. “I mixed her flair with hints of Egyptian royalty. Pairing leather and boots really sets her up to ‘rock’ alongside her fellow X-Men.”

Launching in July, Marvel Universe Live! will bring Marvel’s most iconic heroes and villains to 85 cities across North America in the show’s first two years. The live-action production will integrate a character-driven storyline with state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts and martial arts for what producers say will “redefine the live show experience.”

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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ adds Captain Marvel, Black Widow & more

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After introducing Spider-Man and his rogues, and a cadre of villains, Marvel and Feld Entertainment have revealed the roster of female heroes and villains for the upcoming arena show tour Marvel Universe Live!

PopSugar has the first look at Black Widow, Captain Marvel, Maria Hill, Black Cat and Madame Hydra, while the Marvel Universe Live! Facebook page adds Pepper Potts into the mix. They join such previously announced Marvel characters as Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Hawkeye, Falcon, Nick Fury, Doctor Octopus, Green Goblin and the Red Skull.

Launching in July, Marvel Universe Live! will bring Marvel’s most iconic heroes and villains to 85 cities across North America in the show’s first two years. The live-action production will integrate a character-driven storyline with state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts and martial arts for what producers say will “redefine the live show experience.”

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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ brings on the bad guys

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While Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark may be winding down — on Broadway, at least — another superhero stage production is only getting started: Marvel and Feld Entertainment’s Marvel Universe Live!, which this morning announced more supervillains for the upcoming arena show tour.

IGN.com has the first look at character designs for Loki, Iron Man foe Aldrich Killian, Red Skull, A.I.M. and Chitauri warriors, while the production’s Facebook page debuts a H.Y.D.R.A. agent. They join previously revealed Spider-Man foes Doctor Octopus, Electro, Rhino, Lizard and Green Goblin in the fight against the wall-crawler, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Incredible Hulk, Hawkeye, Falcon, Nick Fury and others.

Launching in July, Marvel Universe Live! will bring Marvel’s most iconic heroes and villains to 85 cities across North America in the show’s first two years. The live-action production will integrate a character-driven storyline with state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts and martial arts for what producers say will “redefine the live show experience.”

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‘Marvel Universe Live!’ adds Spider-Man and his foes to lineup

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Marvel and Feld Entertainment revealed the addition of Spider-Man and five of his deadliest foes to the Marvel Universe Live! arena show.

The wall crawler and villains Doctor Octopus, Electro, Rhino, Lizard and Green Goblin will join the previously announced Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Incredible Hulk, Hawkeye, Falcon, Nick Fury and agents of S.H.I.E.D. when the tour launches in July.

Announced in March, Marvel Universe Live! will bring Marvel’s most iconic heroes and villains to 85 cities across North America in the show’s first two years. The live-action production will integrate a character-driven storyline with state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts and martial arts for what producers say will “redefine the live show experience.”

The design for the Rhino debuted this morning on the Marvel Universe Live! Facebook page, while the other new additions were unveiled at BuzzFeed.

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First teasers arrive for ‘Marvel Universe Live!’ arena show

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Feld Entertainment has released the videos for Marvel Universe Live! screened during the “Cup o’ Joe” panel at New York Comic Con.

Announced in March, the arena show tour will launch in July 2014, bringing Marvel’s most iconic heroes and villains to 85 cities across North America in its first two years. The live-action production will integrate a character-driven storyline with state-of-the-art special effects, pyrotechnics, aerial stunts and martial arts for what producers say will “redefine the live show experience.”

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