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Breaking down new Jets partnership with Marvel

By Luis Tirado Jr.
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Wax figure of The Hulk appears at the Madame Tussauds New York's Interactive Marvel Super Hero Experience at Madame Tussauds on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Wax figure of The Hulk appears at the Madame Tussauds New York's Interactive Marvel Super Hero Experience at Madame Tussauds on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
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Heading into the regular season, the New York Jets have a new partnership with Marvel that will bring some amazing content, merchandise, and experiences to MetLife Stadium.

As per the Media Relations Department of the New York Jets, there is a new partnership in place with Marvel that will enhance a home game this upcoming season. The Jets will have a special “Green Out” event on Sunday, October 21st, 2018 in their Week 7  home game against the Minnesota Vikings.

This special event will have a Hulk vs. Thor theme, including a limited edition comic book produced by Marvel and distributed by the Jets. This comic book will be written by Fabian Nicieza, a Marvel Comics contributor and a huge Jets fan which makes everything fall into place perfectly.

At that Week 7 matchup, the first 15,000 fans will also get another limited-edition goodie. A Hulk bobblehead will be given to those first few fans as well as posters of the Hulk vs. Thor comic book at the end of the game.

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Inside MetLife Stadium during all this will also be a special Hulk-themed Toyota vehicle for fans who want to take pictures and submit them to be shown during the game on the big screens. Talk about adding another fun dimension to home games for all the kids that will be in attendance.

Through the official Jets app, the team and Marvel will release eight-page digital-only comic books starting in October leading to this Week 7 matchup. For those of you that love comics or are obsessed with Hulk, make sure to keep an eye out on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 as they’ll release the first of four chapters leading into the game.

This is another great partnership between the Jets and Marvel which can only get bigger and better over the next few years. One can only imagine what else is planned between both iconic franchises for future home games.

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