Oct 10th 2012 By: Graeme McMillan
Looking to promote the Marvel NOW! relaunch
ahead of today's release of debut title Uncanny Avengers
, Marvel CCO Joe Quesada appeared on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live last night
- only to be faced with Kimmel's suggestions for all-new Marvel characters. Are you ready for the Terrific Ten? Spoiler: Probably not.
Kimmel shared the work of his 11-year-old self when pitching Quesada on the characters he wants to see as part of the Marvel NOW! line during last night's promotional appearance, as you can see for yourself:
In terms of advertising, it's hard to imagine that could have gone any better for Marvel, especially given the number of times that Kimmel says "Marvel NOW!" during the piece. Now, all the publisher can hope for is that viewers can find comic stores or ComiXology online and actually work out which titles are "Marvel NOW!" books, and which are still tying up all the old storylines...