Episode: Marvel vs DC - The Fantastic Mr. Lee | 2

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Marvel vs DC - The Fantastic Mr. Lee | 2

We’ve talked about several wars on this series, but here’s a first: DC and Marvel engaging with each other, sniping, making fun, and getting their fans involved in the argument. A series of editor’s letters, guest columns, and fan mail printed in the comics themselves has everyone choosing sides.

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