A release date has been set for the Disney XD premiere of Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes - October 20 at 8:30pm. The premiere will feature two back to back episodes that deal with a plethora of villains that escape from prison and the formation of the Avengers who will have to get them all back!
But wait! There's more! Starting tomorrow, a 20-episode micro series will begin airing on various different websites. The 5-minute episodes will provide a back story on various heroes and villains seen throughout the first season! Here is a breakdown of what will be going on leading up to the October 20th premiere:
Wednesday, September 22
Disney XD will air a special sneak peek of the first micro-series episode, Iron Man is Born!, at 8:30 p.m., ET/PT directly following premiere of the network's newest series, Pair of Kings.
DisneyXD.com/Avengers, Marvel.com, MarvelKids.com and Disney XD Mobile will unveil a new micro-episode every day, for 20 days, leading up to the micro-episodes’ premiere on Disney XD. DisneyXD.com/Avengers will also feature a gallery of each of the Avengers and offer inside information about Kang, Loki and the rest of the "most wanted" Marvel Super Villains.
Tuesday, October 5
Select micro-episodes will be made available as a free preview on iTunes.
Monday, October 11
Disney XD will roll out all 20 micro-episodes during "Avengers Week" from Monday, October 11 to Friday, October 15, with four micro-episodes stacked each night at 8:30 p.m., ET/PT.
The complete micro-series becomes available on Disney XD on Demand on AT&T, Verizon, Charter and Cox.
Wednesday, October 20
The highly anticipated series premiere of The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes! airs with two back-to-back episodes from 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., ET/PT. The series also launches onDisneyXD.com/Avengers, Marvel.com and MarvelKids.com.
Thursday, October 21
Full episodes launch on iTunes, Xbox Live, Sony Playstation and Disney XD Mobile VOD.
Monday, October 25
The series becomes available on Disney XD on Demand on AT&T, Verizon, Charter and Cox.