Important Deaths: Thanos, Warlock, Elf with a Gun, Deacon Frost, and, yet again, MODOK.
Best New Series: What If? (not canon) and Godzilla (which, shockingly, IS canon–at least in part)
Top 10 New Characters:
Top 10 Stories. There were some very good stories this year, but overall it was not a great year for Marvel.
Read about the first appearance of Darkstar!