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The 16 Bleakest Moments in Marvel Comics History

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Vote up the moments that were so bleak you had to put the book down and take a breather.

With in-fighting between heroes, deaths of loved ones, zombified characters, and heroes trying to protect those who fear and hate them, the Marvel Universe can be a tough place to live, but that’s just scratching the surface. For some characters, Marvel is so grim and depressing that nihilism seems like the only way to view the world.

Here are some of the bleakest moments in Marvel history. Which do you think was the darkest? Vote up the grim Marvel moments you had to take a breather after reading.