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September 02018

Marvel's October and November 02018 solicits: Doctor Strange #6-8 "doubles down" on "the two Doctors" plot twist at the end of #5

October: [CBR] [Newsarama]

November: [CBR] [Newsarama]

Preview of Doctor Strange #6 at Multiversity

DOCTOR STRANGE #6
MARK WAID (W) JAVIER PINA (A)
Cover by KEVIN NOWLAN
Marvel Battle Lines Variant Cover by SUJIN JO
MKXX VARIANT COVER BY TBA
MKXX VIRGIN VARIANT COVER BY TBA
Doctor Strange returns home to find... DOCTOR STRANGE?!
Something bizarre happened since Stephen took off into the cosmos- and it doesn't bode well for him.
32 PGS./Rated T+ $3.99

DOCTOR STRANGE #7 & #8
MARK WAID (W) JAVIER PINA (A)
Covers by KEVIN NOWLAN
ISSUE #7- UNCANNY X-MEN VARIANT COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY
ISSUE #8- UNCANNY X-MEN VARIANT COVER BY NICK BRADSHAW
Stephen Strange is back on Earth, and he knows how to build his own arsenal.
He'll need it! His troubles continued growing while he was gone, and while he's using magic to solve them...
He'll need it to fight... himself? It's Doctor Strange vs. Doctor Strange!
32 PGS. (EACH)/Rated T+ $3.99 (EACH)

Also in October:
INFINITY WARS #4 (of 6)
INFINITY WARS: SOLDIER SUPREME #2 (of 2)
Update: WHAT IF? MAGIK

In November: INFINITY WARS #5 (of 6)

[30 September 02018]

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Out 19 Sept:

Doctor Strange #5

Avengers #8 [Final Host/Dark Celestial arc ended; Doc takes his leave from the group; "will serve in a reserve capacity"]

Infinity War(p)s: Soldier Supreme #1 (of 2) [in Infinity Wars #3, rather than kill half the universe like Thanos did, Gamora achieves a similar result by "folding the universe in half" and merging every two people into one person; one of the new mashups is a combined Dr. Strange and Captain America]

[21 September 02018]

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Marie Severin, Versatile Comic Book Artist, Dies At 89 [NYTimes obit]

Marie Severin: 01929-02018 [TCJ obit] ["When artist Bill Everett abruptly left the Doctor Strange series in 1967, Severin stepped in to both pencil and ink the series with Strange Tales #153. Within a few months, Severin was drawing the Doctor Strange half of every issue of Strange Tales and the Hulk half of every issue of Tales to Astonish... Severin was responsible for the look of the three-headed Living Tribunal in Strange Tales #157"]

Remembering The Woman Who Changed Marvel Comics [The Atlantic]

Longtime Marvel Artist And Spider-Woman Co-Creator Marie Severin Dies At 89, Leaving Behind A Groundbreaking Legacy [Syfy]

Marie Severin [Wikipedia]

Adding more links as found...

[4 September 02018]

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