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History

A universe where local counterparts of Earth-616 superhumans debuted in the 1920s and 1930s. Most Superpowers are mainly unknown or nonexistent at this point, though with the certain exceptions of few, such as Spider-Man (who received his powers from a mystical "Spider God"), Black Cat, and Daredevil.

Points of Interest

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Notes

  • The stories in the Marvel Noir universe are written and illustrated in the style of film noir, an American style of filmmaking typically associated with crime dramas. It uses a low-key, black-and-white style of filmmaking with stylistic cues taken from German Expressionism, and story and narrative tropes inspired by hardboiled detective fiction.

Trivia

  • Noir means "black" in French.

See Also

Links and References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film_noir

Footnotes

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