Disney to buy comic book powerhouse M...

Disney to buy comic book powerhouse Marvel for $4B

There are 4 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Aug 31, 2009, titled Disney to buy comic book powerhouse Marvel for $4B. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

The Walt Disney Co. is buying Marvel Entertainment Inc. for $4 billion in cash and stock, bringing such characters as Iron Man and Spider-Man into the family of Mickey Mouse and WALL-E. Under the deal, which was announced today and is expected to close by the end of the year, Disney will acquire the rights to 5,000 Marvel characters.

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citizen joe

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Aug 31, 2009
these marvel movies are getting real old....real fast.

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Aug 31, 2009
They'd better not try any PG-13 nonsense with The Punisher or Deadpool.

Salem, OR

#3 Aug 31, 2009
This is a disaster for Marvel fans. Can't wait to see the next issue of Marvel Team Up: Wolverine and Goofy.


Since: Jul 12

None of your buisness...

#4 Nov 13, 2013
Marvel is amazing! They're hitting box-office records like hotcakes. However, marvel's dumbest decision was selling to Disney. Derp :P

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