Marvel Is Now Offering Free Access to 12 Popular Comic Titles. Marvel recently announced that they are giving away free access to some of their most popular comic books. Comic book fans can now access 12 comic book titles via Marvel’s application, Marvel Unlimited. According to Marvel, the move is being made in an attempt to help fans continue to cope with COVID-19 caused “social distancing” measures. Fans who are social distancing will be able to escape into the Marvel Universe and revisit their favorite stories from a curated selection of complete story arcs – completely free, Marvel, via statement. Among the characters featured in the available stories are the X-Men, Captain America, the Fantastic Four and Captain Marvel. The free comic books were made available on April 2 and will remain in the app's "Free Comics" category until May 4