‘Avengers’ and ‘Barbie’ magazines launched in PH

Posted at 05/10/2012 1:14 PM | Updated as of 05/10/2012 1:16 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Fans of hit movie “The Avengers” are in for a treat with the release of a special collectible magazine, which features information, trivia and feature articles about the blockbuster film.

“The Avengers Magazine” revolves around the cast and characters of the film by Joss Whedon, which include Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, The Hulk, Hawkeye, Black Widow and Nick Fury.

The full-color magazine also has a 22-page comic strip, puzzles, and a back-to-back poster.

“The Avengers Magazine” is a one-time issue of ABS-CBN Publishing Inc., and is available at P150 in major bookstores and news stands nationwide.

‘Barbie’ magazine

Aside from “The Avengers,” ABS-CBN Publishing has also launched the first issue of “Barbie” magazine, which caters to fans of the fashion doll.

The first issue features a short story about Barbie’s love for fashion, and another on the doll’s journey to become a band singer.

It also has posters, stickers, puzzles and games and trivia for young readers.

Barbie is a fashion doll manufactured by American toy company Mattel Inc. The first Barbie was launched on March 9, 1959.

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