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'''Marvel Entertainment, LLC''' is a subsidiary of [[The Walt Disney Company]]. It is an entertainment company that produces comics through [[Marvel Comics]], films through [[Marvel Studios]], and video games through [[Marvel Games]].
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'''Marvel Entertainment, LLC''' is a subsidiary of [[The Walt Disney Company]]. It is an entertainment company that produces comics through [[Marvel Comics]], films and television shows through [[Marvel Studios]], and video games through [[Marvel Games]].
  
 
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==Magazine Management==

Revision as of 09:54, 20 March 2020

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Marvel Entertainment
Type Subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Founded ~1947 (Magazine Management)
1973 (Marvel Comics Group)
December 2, 1986 (Marvel Entertainment Group)
1988 (Toy Biz, Inc.)
June 1998 (Marvel Enterprises)
September 2005 (Marvel Entertainment)
Headquarters Burbank, California, USA
Key people Kevin Feige, CCO
Industry Comics, Television, Films
Products Films
Employees not disclosed
Website http://www.marvel.com/

Marvel Entertainment, LLC is a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. It is an entertainment company that produces comics through Marvel Comics, films and television shows through Marvel Studios, and video games through Marvel Games.

Magazine Management

In at most 1947, Martin Goodman founded Magazine Management,

Marvel Comics Group

In 1968, Martin Goodman sold his company Magazine Management to the Perfect Film and Chemical Corporation.

In 1973, Perfect Film and Chemical Corporation was renamed Cadence Industries and Magazine Management was renamed Marvel Comics Group.

Marvel Entertainment Group

In 1983, Marvel Comics Group was sold to New World Entertainment. On December 2, 1986, New World Entertainment was sold to MacAndrews & Forbes, owned by investor Ron Perelman. Marvel Comics Group was merged with New World Entertainment, resulting in Marvel Entertainment Group.

Toy Biz

Toy Biz, Inc. was formed in 1988.

Marvel Entertainment Group files for bankruptcy

In December 1996, Marvel Entertainment Group filed for bankruptcy.

In December 1997, Toy Biz purchased Marvel from the banks that held the rights after the bankruptcy.

Marvel Enterprises

In June 1998, Toy Biz and Marvel were merged to bring it out of bankruptcy, resulting in Marvel Enterprises.

Marvel Entertainment

In September 2005, Marvel Enterprises was renamed to Marvel Entertainment.

Acquisition by The Walt Disney Company

In 2009, Marvel Entertainment and its subsidiaries were acquired by Disney.