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Fantastic Four (1961) - #551
"Epilogue, Chapter One: The Beginning of the End"

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Cover Date: January 2008
Cover Price: US $ 2.99

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Fantastic Four (1961) #551 Arthur Adams Variant

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The original Fantastic Four is together again, just in time to cross paths with a hero who has traveled twenty years into the past in a desperate attempt to save his future from Reed Richards, the madman who is about to change the face of the planet. Oh, and the hero who has come back to save the world? His name is Doctor Doom.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Fantastic Four (1961) TPB
Fantastic Four Adventures (2010) #1
Marvel Monster Edition (2003) #29

The Black Panther and Namor that appear in this issue are robots created by Doctor Doom.

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