Marvel brought yet again on the big screen our favorite childhood characters in The Avengers movie continuing the epic adventures of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and The Incredible Hulk. With new characters on the spotlight, like Black Widow, Hawkeye and Nick Fury, director of SHIELD, Marvel created a masterpiece that entertained everyone, not only comic book fans, as many might expected.
With a great advertising campaign started years before, with synopsis at the end of each movie previously released, The Avengers became one of the most successful movies of all time. Many companies offering online printing services took advantage of this opportunity and thanks to them we see a lot of banners, posters and even stickers with our beloved superheroes. As part of the advertising campaign, Marvel released some amazing digital paintings with the main characters from the movie, creating an even bigger hype before the launch. In today’s article, I have put them together so everyone can see them.
Black Widow – The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
Natasha Romanova is the first character to take on the Black Widow codename in the modern mainstream Marvel Comics. She was created by editor and plotter Stan Lee, scripter Don Rico and artist Don Heck, and first appeared in Tales of Suspense #52 in April 1964. The character has been associated with several superhero teams in the Marvel Universe, including the Avengers, the Defenders, the Champions, S.H.I.E.L.D., and the Thunderbolts.
Iron Man – The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
Iron Man – digital painting of Robert Downey Jr playing Tony Stark suited up as Iron Man in The Avengers Assemble.
Iron Man is a fictional character, a superhero in the Marvel Comics Universe. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee, developed by scripter Larry Lieber, and designed by artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby, first appearing in Tales of Suspense #39 in March 1963..
Hulk – The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
The Hulk is a fictional character, a superhero in the Marvel Comics Universe. Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the character first appeared in The Incredible Hulk #1 in May 1962. The Hulk is cast as the emotional and impulsive alter ego of the withdrawn and reserved physicist Dr. Bruce Banner. The Hulk appears shortly after Banner is accidentally exposed to the blast of a test detonation of a gamma bomb he invented. Subsequently, Banner will involuntarily transform into the Hulk, depicted as a giant, raging, humanoid monster, leading to extreme complications in Banner’s life.
Captain America – The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
Captain America is a fictional character, a superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Captain America Comics #1 and was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. For nearly all of the character’s publication history, Captain America was the alter ego of Steve Rogers, a frail young man who was enhanced to the peak of human perfection by an experimental serum in order to aid the United States war effort. Captain America wears a costume that bears an American flag motif, and is armed with an indestructible shield that can be thrown as a weapon.
Thor – The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
Thor is a fictional character, a superhero who appears in publications published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Journey into Mystery #83 in Aug. 1962 and was created by editor Stan Lee, scripter Larry Lieber, and penciller Jack Kirby. The character is based on the god Thor of Norse mythology. He has starred in several ongoing series and limited series, and has been a valuable member of the superhero team the Avengers.
Hawkeye -The Avengers Assemble Concept Art Character
Hawkeye, also known as Goliath and Ronin, is a fictional character that appears in the comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Tales of Suspense #57 in Sept. 1964 and was created by writer Stan Lee and artist Don Heck. Hawkeye joined the Avengers in Avengers Vol. 1 #16 (May 1965) and has been a prominent member of the team ever since.
Nick Fury – The Avengers Assemble Character Concept Art
Nick Fury is a fictional World War II army hero and present-day super-spy in the Marvel Comics universe. Created by artist Jack Kirby and writer Stan Lee, Fury first appeared in Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos #1 (May 1963), a World War II combat series that portrayed the cigar-chomping Fury as leader of an elite U.S. Army unit.