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The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!  Contest

The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!

Comic Creator Contest Gives Kids a Chance to Have Their Own Comic Appear in a Marvel Adventures Comic Book

Starting in May, kids are invited to show off their creativity in Marvel The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Comic Creator Contest.

One grand prize winner will get their comic featured as an insert in an upcoming Marvel Adventures comic book and five finalists will win a fantastic Thor prize pack. To enter, kids can go to Disney.com/Create to design their own comic and then save and share it online for a chance to win.

The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Comic Creator app on Disney.com/Create lets kids tell their own story by adding characters, backgrounds and dialogue to a series of comic book panels.

Kids can also use a variety of unique drawing tools to create their own characters and scenes, just like a real comic book artist.

To help kids find their inner artist, two exclusive videos featuring Marvel Entertainment Chief Creative Officer, Joe Quesada will be featured on the site. In the first video, Quesada offers insights into what it means to be creative, where his inspiration comes from, and his advice for young artists.

The second video gives kids an over-the-shoulder view of Quesada drawing Marvel’s Thor character, in a time lapse video that showcases the artistic process.

The contest ends May 31, 2011 and official rules can be found here.


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About "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!" on Disney XD
Produced by Marvel Animation, "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!," airs Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. ET/PT on Disney XD. The series stars Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, The Incredible Hulk, Hawkeye, Ant-Man/Giant Man, Wasp, and Black Panther who form the Avengers, a team assembled when no single hero's powers can save the world. The best of the best in the Marvel Universe, the Avengers are the greatest heroes who take on the unbeatable foes. Individually they have no chance, but together they can make a difference.

About Create on Disney.com
Create on Disney.com features a powerful set of creativity tools that enable kids to develop original works of art, including digital paintings, comic books, virtual pets, photo mashups, music slideshows, animations and more! Kids can dream up their own unique characters and stories, or utilize a rich library of Disney character art and graphics to make creations that can be saved and shared with others online. New to Create in 2011 is the The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Photo Mashup App and the just released The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Comic Creator app. Create on Disney.com fosters a budding online artist’s community, where kids can give positive feedback to their favorite artists and artwork by leaving comments, granting star ratings and giving digital gifts.

ABOUT MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT, LLC
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing. For more information visit www.marvel.com.

ABOUT THE WALT DISNEY STUDIOS:
For more than 85 years, The Walt Disney Studios has been the foundation on which The Walt Disney Company (DIS: NYSE) was built. Today, the Studio brings quality movies, music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Feature films are released under four banners: Walt Disney Pictures, which includes Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios, Disneynature, Touchstone Pictures and Marvel. Through the Home Entertainment division, innovative distribution methods provide access to creative content across multiple platforms. Original music and motion picture soundtracks are produced under Walt Disney Records and Hollywood Records, while Disney Theatrical Group produces and licenses live events, including Broadway theatrical productions, Disney on Ice and Disney LIVE! For more information, please visit www.disney.com.