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Back in September we got a first look at the Marvel NOW! first issue of FANTASTIC FOUR. Since it was so early, it was the uncolored version.

Last week we saw the final issue of FANTASTIC FOUR. Now we can prepare to see what Matt Fraction and Mark Bagley have in store for us IN COLOR!

Marvel is pleased to present your first look at Fantastic Four #1, kicking off the all-new ongoing series from the amazing creative team of writer Matt Fraction and artist Mark Bagley! Four adults. Two kids. One FantastiCar. NOW! Reed, Sue, Johnny, and Ben – along with Franklin and Valeria – begin their epic journey through all of infinite time and space!

As part of Marvel NOW!, Fantastic Four joins a number of titles that will take the Marvel Universe in an exciting all-new direction, as the industry’s top creators join the top Super Heroes to deliver all-new ongoing series, great for new and lapsed readers alike!

Each issue of Fantastic Four includes a code for a free digital copy on the Marvel Comics app for iOS and Android devices. Additionally, each issue of Fantastic Four features special augmented reality content available exclusive through the Marvel AR app – including cover recaps, behind the scenes features and more that add value to your reading experience at no additional cost.

An all-new direction! All-new adventures! This is Fantastic Four NOW!
This November, Matt Fraction and Mark Bagley redefine what it means to be fantastic in Fantastic Four #1!

FANTASTIC FOUR #1 (SEP120586)

Written by MATT FRACTION

Art & Cover by MARK BAGLEY

FOC – 10/22/2012, On Sale – 11/14/2012

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#1 Posted by TheCheeseStabber (7914 posts) - - Show Bio

...Thing go Bye bye o.o?

#2 Posted by Lvenger (18485 posts) - - Show Bio

Not as bad as I was expecting Fraction to write the FF. Still I'm sticking with Indestructible Hulk and Superior Spider-Man.

#3 Posted by mightypug78 (340 posts) - - Show Bio

0.o

#4 Posted by sora_thekey (8154 posts) - - Show Bio

Wha--? I gotta read this!

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#5 Posted by judasnixon (6231 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm still on a Matt Fraction's hawkeye #3 high.  

#6 Posted by GR2Blackout (2564 posts) - - Show Bio

There killing off Thing?

I thought they already killed Human Torch!

#7 Posted by acomicbooklook (55 posts) - - Show Bio

I can tell just by this preview that is't going to be missing something once Hickman leaves. I may not even pick this up. I will defiantly pick up FF though, just for the sheer fact that the characters are so ridiculous.

I wish Hickman would write Fantastic Four for another 3 years. In this episode of A Comic Book Look I talk about how awesome Fantastic Four is.

#8 Edited by DATNIGGA (1186 posts) - - Show Bio

Franklin is still a kid?

COMMMEEE ONN hes been a kid since FF vol 2 lol

#9 Posted by haydenclaireheroes (8903 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't love the art, but I am going to give the first issue a try

#10 Posted by jason1749 (1 posts) - - Show Bio

Wait, so FF does include a digital code? I thought $2.99 books didn't.

#11 Posted by sesquipedalophobe (4692 posts) - - Show Bio

Maybe the Thing is shedding his shell like he did in the Ultimate universe.

#12 Posted by The Stegman (23225 posts) - - Show Bio
Meh, no thank you.
#13 Posted by feargalr (1154 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome :)

#14 Posted by ClintsEvilTwin (76 posts) - - Show Bio

Hellz to the yeah!

#15 Posted by That60sGuy (286 posts) - - Show Bio

Yawn....

#16 Edited by Spideycap (212 posts) - - Show Bio

Wait...so now Franklin and Valeria were with them during the original accident? Or am I just misinterpreting the first page? Why would you bring your kids on a space mission? Love Fraction's work usually, especially Hawkeye so far, but I have to admit I'm not really liking the look of this so far.

#17 Posted by Sekele (276 posts) - - Show Bio

how much?

#18 Posted by MadeinBangladesh (6200 posts) - - Show Bio

woo looks cool

#19 Posted by MrArrogant (149 posts) - - Show Bio

This series kinda seems like Lost in Space meets Doctor Who. Very excited for it, Fraction is a terrific writer, especially on a book filled with crazy ideas like this (FF especially) so I'm really looking forward to his run.

#20 Edited by Smurfboy (480 posts) - - Show Bio

Hm, not sure I'm feeling this one (story-wise), however I am sure it'll gets better in time. The artwork is nice. Very nice, indeed.

EDIT: I will definitely get FF #1. The group (She-Hulk, Medusa, Ant-Man and Miss Thing) is so interested! I am curious to see how they handle the job while original Fantastic Four is gone for the mission. Can't wait!

#21 Posted by Mutant God (3020 posts) - - Show Bio

@Spideycap said:

Wait...so now Franklin and Valeria were with them during the original accident? Or am I just misinterpreting the first page? Why would you bring your kids on a space mission? Love Fraction's work usually, especially Hawkeye so far, but I have to admit I'm not really liking the look of this so far.

No in Franklin's panel it says Day Zero minus 365 meaning I think that in 365 days that first page will happen

#22 Posted by pspin (891 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't want to judge this by comparing it to Hickman, his is just too good, but this looks much better than Fraction's X-Men run. this looks really good.

#23 Posted by ejalife (5 posts) - - Show Bio

Soo. Deadpool battle a dinosaur in new issue #1. The Fantastic Four battle a dinosaur in the new issue #1. I think I see a trend here!!

#24 Posted by WinterFreakinSoldier (44 posts) - - Show Bio

Fixed...

#25 Posted by MisterKetch (253 posts) - - Show Bio

This is better then I was expecting. Originally it sounded like Fraction was going to have them on some weird homeschooling journey forcing us to see month after month of them giving the kids time traveling facts. Still more interested in FF then this but who knows...

#26 Posted by sparty-dbq (781 posts) - - Show Bio

Doesn't Franklin seem a little old to still refer to his mother as "Mama?"

#27 Posted by GundamHeavyarms (701 posts) - - Show Bio

@sparty-dbq: Yeah, I always found that annoying, in Waids run he called Ben and Johnny "Unca" instead of "Uncle"

#28 Posted by tomlikesfries (4627 posts) - - Show Bio

@haydenclaireheroes said:

I don't love the art, but I am going to give the first issue a try

Same.

#29 Posted by FatFriar_16 (167 posts) - - Show Bio

I really hope it's not just all part of Reed's kid's dream......

#30 Posted by Spideycap (212 posts) - - Show Bio

@Mutant God said:

@Spideycap said:

Wait...so now Franklin and Valeria were with them during the original accident? Or am I just misinterpreting the first page? Why would you bring your kids on a space mission? Love Fraction's work usually, especially Hawkeye so far, but I have to admit I'm not really liking the look of this so far.

No in Franklin's panel it says Day Zero minus 365 meaning I think that in 365 days that first page will happen

The first page says simply "Day Zero", which I interpreted to mean the day that the accident happened giving them their powers. Franklin and Val are with them in the image, which would be a new addition to the FF origin. I dont really mind them being considered as part of the team, and I like the idea of their uniforms having "5" and "6" on them(seen in a promotional image somewhere).

#31 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

That can't be Thing going bye-bye on us...but man...I gotta check this out now! O_O

#32 Posted by chocobojam (288 posts) - - Show Bio

Hey is that the dinosaur that deadpool kills in the deadpool #1 preview??

#33 Posted by AngeTheDude (157 posts) - - Show Bio

Lame. I couldn't imagine a worse writer to follow Hickman.

#34 Posted by RalfvdH (648 posts) - - Show Bio

Art looks good... Always liked Mark Bagley (Actually he's the reason I started collecting comics in 1993,,,) So thats ok .... A little critic on the middle big panel on page 3 The left leg of Susan seems a bit short compared to the body.... but hey... artists are just humans too right.... :) YEE MARK BAGLEY :)

#35 Posted by Mrfuzzynutz (996 posts) - - Show Bio

HAHA

Mombots

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#36 Posted by Video_Martian (5645 posts) - - Show Bio

@Mrfuzzynutz said:

HAHA

Mombots

Yeah, that was kinda random... :P

#37 Posted by tensixteen (10 posts) - - Show Bio

:( i want to read this comic but dont have the money

#38 Posted by jloneblackheart (5499 posts) - - Show Bio

I hate to drop the one of my favorite books with my favorite characters - but I'll pass. Fraction is the deal breaker.

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#39 Posted by wmwadeii (3226 posts) - - Show Bio

So Ben goes blue on the last panel and is human on the first. I would say it is the potion the FF made to make him human but that wouldn't last for 220 days.

#40 Posted by Bitchgurl (131 posts) - - Show Bio

@mr.obvious said:

@Mrfuzzynutz said:

HAHA

Mombots

Yeah, that was kinda random... :P

Yeah, nice parenting there, Sue,lol