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New to comics or looking to read up on Marvel’s First Family? Try one of these introductory series or story arcs, recommended by the Marvel Unlimited team!

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The Return

in Fantastic Four (2018) #1

After universal incursion, Marvel's First Family returns in this back-to-basics entry point series that revives Doom and his nation of Latveria. Plus, issue #5 marks a huge turning point for the Thing!


in Empyre (2020) #1

The Fantastic Four are pivotal players in this cosmic epic that guest-stars the Avengers and the X-Men! United under Emperor Hulkling, the Kree/Skrull Alliance points a fleet at Earth to wipe out their overreaching enemy: the plant-like Cotati. But the FF kids have their own stakes in this battle for galactic peace!

Final Incursion

in Secret Wars (2015) #1

This is it! The family as we know it is forever changed with a universal collapse that redefines the Marvel Universe.

The Fall of the FF

in Fantastic Four (2014) #1

First Series

in Fantastic Four (1961) #1

Legends Jack Kirby and Stan Lee introduce the cosmic adventurers! Start with the landmark series that changed the super hero genre!

The Coming of Galactus

in Fantastic Four (1961) #48

in Fantastic Four (1961) #232

in Fantastic Four (1961) #334

Creator Walt Simonson folds in the larger Marvel landscape in this blockbuster turn. Time-bending and futuristic. Read through #354!

Heroes Reborn

in Fantastic Four (1998) #1

X-Men scribe Scott Lobdell ushers in a new legend in this back-to-basics family adventure.

Inside Out

in Fantastic Four (1998) #60

Laugh and cheer all at once as Mark Waid and Mike Wieringo deliver an entertaining take on the sometimes-fraught family. Read through #524!

Civil War

in Fantastic Four (1998) #538

in Fantastic Four (1998) #554

Ultimate Universe maestros Mark Millar and Bryan Hitch take on the reins! Their arc marks a great balance between human tension and otherworldly threats. Read through #569!

Solve Everything

in Fantastic Four (1998) #570


in Fantastic Four: 1234 (2001) #1

Big in Japan

in Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan (2005) #1

A manic fusion of Marvel super heroes and Japanese pop culture! The FF star in this all-out monster romp guest-starring Iron Man!

New Roster, Old Friends

in FF (2011) #1

Future Foundation

in FF (2012) #1

Unstable Molecules

in Fantastic Four (2012) #1

Four adults. Two kids. One "car." The Fantastic Four take a journey through all of infinite time and space!