Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange: The Sorcerer Supreme

Stephen Strange was a surgeon whose career was cut short when his steady hands were damaged in an accident. Seeking a cure to fix his hands that conventional medicine could not provide, Strange embarked on a quest to find the Ancient One, which saw him become Master of the Mystic Arts! Sworn to protect this world from other-worldly threats, Strange remains vigilant as Earth's mystical protector.

Doctor Strange's Greatest Hits

Death of the Doctor

in Death of Doctor Strange (2021) #1

Doctor Strange defends our planet from the supernatural and interdimensional threats no other hero is equipped to handle. But what would happen if he unexpectedly died? Who would protect Earth and keep the mystical evils at bay? And most importantly… who killed Stephen Strange? The final chapter in the life of Doctor Strange starts here by Jed MacKay and Lee Garbett!

Doctor Strange: Space-Explorer Supreme

in Doctor Strange (2018) #1

The Eye of Agamotto is closed! Doctor Stephen Strange has lost his connection to the Earth’s arcane power, and he can’t wait to recover while nightmares press against the seams of our reality. Tony Stark offers a 21st-century solution: When astral travel fails, try astronautical travel. Enter Doctor Strange: Space-Explorer Supreme!

Dr. Strange

in Dr. Strange (2019) #1

The impossible has happened! Doctor Strange's hands have been healed, restoring his surgical skills—but now he's being torn between his obligations as the Sorcerer Supreme and as a neurosurgeon. And when he's forced to choose which vows to uphold, who suffers most for it? After all, magic always has a cost…

Age of Strange

in Doctor Strange (2015) #1

Who do you call when things are coming out of your dreams and trying to kill you? Or when your daughter is cursing in Latin and walking like a spider? Doctor Strange, of course. He's the only person standing between us and the forces of darkness, but has he been paying his tab?

The Oath

in Doctor Strange: The Oath (2006) #1

Writer Brian K. Vaughan and artist Marcos Martin send Doctor Stephen Strange on the most important paranormal investigation of his career. He's out to solve an unlikely attempted murder - his own! Widely regarded as one of Strange's greatest stories, if you are new to Doctor Strange or haven't yet read this story - Start Here!

First Appearance

in Strange Tales (1951) #110

Stan Lee and Steve Ditko introduce the Sorcerer Supreme! In his first appearance, the Doctor aids a man plagued by a recurring nightmare- by entering the dream itself! Also your first entry into the Sanctum Sanctorum, mystical HQ of Doc Strange.


in Doctor Strange (1968) #169

Leaping off the pages of Strange Tales, Doctor Strange enters new dimensions in his first ongoing series. Writer Roy Thomas delivers this definitive origin issue, beginning with Stephen’s pride-fueled fall as a neurosurgeon, to his rise as Sorcerer Supreme.

Season One

in Doctor Strange: Season One (Trade Paperback)

Part Indiana Jones, part Lord of the Rings, and all magic! Read a window-crashing, high-flying, globe-traveling, ghost-battling adventure from the earliest days of Doctor Strange's training in the mystic arts!

When You're Strange

in Strange (2004) #1

J. Michael Straczynski and Brandon Peterson present an updated origin of the mystical hero! Brash young surgeon Dr. Stephen Strange is on a collision course with destiny - a journey that will force him to search the deepest corners of his own heart...and the outer reaches of the cosmos, culminating in him becoming the Sorceror Supreme!

The Illuminati

in New Avengers: Illuminati (2006) #1

This Illuminati of Doctor Strange alongside Iron Man, Mr. Fantastic, Namor and Black Bolt were the people responsible for several world-shattering events, including the banishing of Hulk to another world, leading to the events of Planet Hulk and the Hulk's return for revenge in World War Hulk.

Strange Avengers

in New Avengers (2004) #26

The Marvel Civil War is over and Luke Cage leads an outlaw team of Avengers! Hunted by Iron Man's team of Mighty Avengers, Doctor Strange joins Cage's New Avengers to save the Marvel Universe their way, free of super hero registration.

Sorcerer Supreme No More

in Strange (2009) #1

No longer Sorcerer Supreme of the Marvel Universe, Stephen Strange must discover a new path to fulfillment and enlightenment. Even though he's been stripped of his title, Strange is still a hero. And if he is going to survive his new journey, he'll need some assistance--in the form of a brand-new student!

The Hard Choice

in New Avengers (2013) #1

The Illuminati are back and Doctor Strange once again answers the call. These heroes have made tough decisions in the past they could scarcely live with, but what happens when they must decide to destroy other worlds in order to preserve their own?

Blood Magic

in New Avengers Annual (2014) #1

Doctor Strange is the Master of the Mystic Arts. But has Stephen Strange finally sold his soul in order to save a young girl possessed by a powerful demon? After using blood magic, a forbidden and soul-scarring spell, Strange is able to subdue the demon. Unfortunately, the only way to remove the demon and save the girl is for Strange to become the new host for this demon.

Strange New Heights

in Doctor Strange (1974) #1

Featuring psychedelic art and dizzying plot twists, this critically acclaimed series brings the characteristic Strange only the Master of Mystic Arts can provide. Strange and his disciple Clea must defend the Sanctorum from Silver Dagger, a wizard hell-bent on destroying the Sorcerer Supreme!

Triumph and Torment

in Doctor Strange & Doctor Doom: Triumph and Torment (1989)

Doctor Doom and Doctor Strange enter Mephisto's realm in an all-out effort to free the soul of Doctor Doom's mother! But what price must be paid before Mephisto will release it? And will Doctor Doom make the sacrifice?