Kirby's family loses key round
August 2, 2011 8:34 AM Subscribe
Jack Kirby's family has lost
what may the key round of its legal battle to win ownership of all Marvel Comics' most important characters. A judge has ruled Kirby always drew on a work-for-hire basis, and therefore never owned characters like Iron Man, The X-Men, The Fantastic Four, The Hulk, Thor and The Avengers in the first place. Fans of Marvel's most important founding artist are angry
, and one big name comics artist proposes a boycott
of Marvel comics and movies alike.
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