This is a list of Marvel Universe fictional characters which were created for and are owned by Marvel Comics. Licensed or creator-owned characters (G.I. Joe, Godzilla, Groo the Wanderer, Men in Black, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, RoboCop, Star Trek, Star Wars, Rocko's Modern Life, The Ren and Stimpy Show, The Transformers, etc.) are not included.
Marvel-Electronic Arts video game characters are also included with references. Characters from the Marvel Comics/DC Comics intercompany crossover series of one-shots and Amalgam Comics, created and published by Marvel Comics are included with reference.
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- List of first appearances in Marvel Comics publications
- List of Marvel Comics Golden Age characters
- List of Ultimate Marvel characters
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