Update: This sale has ended, but many of these titles are still free or discounted.

Amazon saves the day with free reads and low prices.

Is this deal for me?

Any good Marvel fan has been counting the days 'til Thor: Ragnarok arrives in theaters to continue Phase Three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe - and it's finally here! To celebrate, Amazon has an enormous variety of digital Marvel comics and graphic novels on sale, with many available completely free - like Thor: God of War Volume 1 which features five issues packed with thunder and might.

Best-seller Thor Visionaries: The Mighty Thor Volume 1 by Walter Simonson is down to just $4.

As you know, Marvel is home to some of the most well-known and beloved superheroes on Earth and beyond. The volume of comic books and graphic novels the company has published over decades is staggering, and the myriad of stories produced has truly changed the world.

A few of the free comics on sale include:

Meanwhile, there are tons of longer reads heavily discounted currently, such as:

Most of these comics are viewable via the free comiXology app which is a companion to the Kindle app dedicated solely to comics, graphic novels and manga. The app is available to download on iOS and Android devices, along with Amazon tablets. You can even go to comiXology.com to read your comics on your computer. These comics can also be read via the regular Kindle app.

If you're searching for unrestricted access to Marvel's library of comics and graphic novels, consider joining Marvel Unlimited. For $10 a month (or $69 per year), you'll gain instant streaming access to a digital library of over 20,000 Marvel comics. Overall, it blows Amazon's deal out of the sky if you're a regular comic book reader.

TL;DR

  • What makes this deal worth considering? - This is a great way to discover new series you might find interesting without paying full cover price.
  • Things to know before you buy! - You can get unlimited streaming access to Marvel's digital library of over 20,000 comics for just $10 a month (or $69 yearly).

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Happy Thrifting!