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''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 14 issue Creator/MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.

In 1988, a 4 issue mini series that continued the series satire, "What The--?!" was released, and was popular enough to run an additional 22 issues from 1989 to 1993.

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''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 14 issue 14-issue Creator/MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.

In 1988, a 4 issue four-issue mini series that continued the series satire, "What The--?!" was released, and was popular enough to run an additional 22 issues from 1989 to 1993.



In November 2017, the 14th issue was released as part of MarvelLegacy

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''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 13 issue Creator/MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.

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''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 13 14 issue Creator/MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.


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In November 2017, the 14th issue was released as part of MarvelLegacy


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[[caption-width-right:350:Yep, it's ''exactly'' as silly as it looks.]]

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* TheBusCameBack: Issue 13 was published in 1969. Issue 14 was published [[ComicBook/MarvelLegacy in 2017!]] That's a 48 year break!

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* SelfDeprecation: Implied with the book's slogan "Who ''says'' a comic book has to be good?"


''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 13 issue MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.

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''Not Brand Echh'' (1967-1969) is a 13 issue MarvelComics Creator/MarvelComics series, notably a self parodying satire of Marvels own superheroes, in addition to their many competitors.


* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], Englebert Humperdink, Music/JeffersonAirplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Gyro Gearloose]], Creator/BrigitteBardot, [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Simon & Garfunkel]], Literature/{{Macbeth}}, Magazine/{{Playboy}}, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge Mcduck]], David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, Film/ByeByeBirdie, [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Shazam]], Creator/SeanConnery, Esquire, Series/TheTonightShow, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]

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* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], Englebert Humperdink, Music/JeffersonAirplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Gyro Gearloose]], Creator/BrigitteBardot, [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Simon & Garfunkel]], Literature/{{Macbeth}}, Theatre/{{Macbeth}}, Magazine/{{Playboy}}, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge Mcduck]], David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, Film/ByeByeBirdie, [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Shazam]], Creator/SeanConnery, Esquire, Series/TheTonightShow, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]


* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], Englebert Humperdink, Music/JeffersonAirplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Gyro Gearloose]], Brigitte Bardot, [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Simon & Garfunkel]], Literature/{{Macbeth}}, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge Mcduck]], David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, Film/ByeByeBirdie, [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Shazam]], Creator/SeanConnery, Esquire, Series/TheTonightShow, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]

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* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], Englebert Humperdink, Music/JeffersonAirplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Gyro Gearloose]], Brigitte Bardot, Creator/BrigitteBardot, [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Simon & Garfunkel]], Literature/{{Macbeth}}, Playboy, Magazine/{{Playboy}}, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge Mcduck]], David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, Film/ByeByeBirdie, [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Shazam]], Creator/SeanConnery, Esquire, Series/TheTonightShow, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]


* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references Charlie Brown, Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, Gyro Gearloose, Brigitte Bardot, Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, Scrooge Mcduck, David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]

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* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown, Brown]], Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, Music/JeffersonAirplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Gyro Gearloose, Gearloose]], Brigitte Bardot, [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Garfunkel]], Literature/{{Macbeth}}, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, [[ComicBook/DisneyDucksComicUniverse Scrooge Mcduck, Mcduck]], David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Film/ByeByeBirdie, [[ComicBook/{{Shazam}} Shazam]], Creator/SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, Series/TheTonightShow, and the Jolly Green Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]


* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references Charlie Brown, Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, Gyro Gearloose, Brigitte Bardot, Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, Scrooge Mcduck, David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, and the Jolly Green Giant!

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* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references Charlie Brown, Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, Gyro Gearloose, Brigitte Bardot, Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, Scrooge Mcduck, David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, and the Jolly Green Giant!Giant! ''What The--?!'' has its own share of references to late 80's/early 90's pop culture, including cameos of non-superhero comic characters like [[ComicStrip/CalvinAndHobbes Hobbes.]]

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* NumberOfTheBeast: Parodied. As mentioned earlier, ''[[AllThereInTheManual The Official Handbook to the Marvel Universe: Alternate Universes]]'' designated the Earth of ''Not Brand Echh'' and ''What The--?!'' as Earth-665, just one number shy of the number of the beast.


Marvel has announced that in June 2015, a complete collection of Not Brand Ecch is being released as part of the hardcover Marvel Masterworks series.

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Marvel has announced that in In June 2015, a complete collection of Not Brand Ecch is being was released as part of the hardcover Marvel Masterworks series.


* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references Charlie Brown, Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, Gyro Gearloose, Brigitte Bardot, Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, Scrooge Mcduck, David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, and the Jolly Green Giant!

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* ShoutOut: The stories are often loaded with references to pop culture of their day. "The Origin of Brucie Banter", for instance, references Charlie Brown, Englebert Humperdink, Jefferson Airplane, AlbertEinstein, UsefulNotes/AlbertEinstein, Wernher Von Braun, Gyro Gearloose, Brigitte Bardot, Simon & Garfunkle, Macbeth, Playboy, Mr. Clean, the Borsht Circuit, Yubiwaza martial arts comic ads, Scrooge Mcduck, David Jannsen, Dear Tabby, ByeByeBirdie, Shazam, SeanConnery, Esquire, The Tonight Show, and the Jolly Green Giant!


* FollowTheLeader: Not Brand Ecch was obviously inspired by the original {{MAD}} Magazine.

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