Marvel and Disney Kingdoms Proudly Present Your New Look at
BIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #1!
Newest Disney Kingdoms Comic Book Series Spotlights Renowned Disney Theme Park Attraction
New York, NY—February 19th, 2014— Hold on to your hats and fasten your seatbelts, because the world famous Disney attraction is roaring to life this March! Today, Marvel and Disney Kingdoms are proud to present your new look inside BIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #1 – the thundering new series from writer Dennis Hopeless (Spider-Woman) and artist Tigh Walker (Avengers Undercover)!
Be there when the wildest ride in the wilderness comes to life like never before as the thrill-packed Disney attraction bursts off the page with action, romance, mystery and adventure! Marvel hurtles you through the mists of time back to the old west, to reveal the never-before-told story of how the dangerous gold mine at Big Thunder Mountain became the haunted legend it is today!
Malevolent and malicious mine owner Barnabus T. Bullion is determined to protect his daughter Abigail from the dangers of the wild west. Yet this brave young heroine has other ideas – which include robbing her father’s mine as a masked bandit!
The newest series under the Disney Kingdoms banner, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad continues the unique collaboration between Marvel Comics and Walt Disney Imagineering, bringing you new adventures inspired by the already beloved lands, attractions, characters and world of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts.
Earthquakes, floods and dynamite-chewing goats are just the beginning! Can the denizens of Rainbow Ridge survive the clash between mankind and nature? What secret powers dwell deep in the mysterious mountains. Surprises await you on this rip-roaring ride! Don’t miss the train when it pulls out of the station this March inBIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #1!
RETAILERS: A full preview of this issue is available today on the Diamond Retailer Pages. Check your Marvel Mailer for more information.
BIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #1 (OF 5) (JAN150766)
Written by DENNIS HOPELESS
Penciled by TIGH WALKER
Cover by PASQUAL FERRY
Variant Cover by TOM RANEY (JAN150768)
Connecting Variant A by WALT DISNEY IMAGINEER BRIAN CROSBY (JAN150767)
Elements based on Big Thunder Mountain Railroad © Disney
FOC – 02/23/15, On-Sale – 03/18/15