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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 31:  Simone Missick  filming Marvel's "The Defenders" on October 31, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Steve Sands/GC Images) November 02

First pictures from Marvel/Netflix Defenders! + returning cast members confirmed

Some set pictures from The Defenders have hit the Twitterverse!  The first set of pics shows Misty Knight and Jessica Jones meeting on the street.  Perhaps for the first time?  Jessica looks in pretty rough shape (more than usual?) with blood splattered on her face and clothes.  Misty has an incredulous look on her face so i’m […]

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Black Panther 50th Anniversary – NYCC 2016 Panel Highlights

  In July 1966, Marvel Comics published Fantastic Four #54: a landmark issue featuring the first major super hero of color, the Black Panther. Born into the tumult of the 1960’s Civil Rights movement, Marvel’s Black Panther became an immediate inspirational and aspirational symbol to millions. Fifty years later, he has risen into a major […]

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Marvel’s Iron Fist | NYCC Teaser Trailer, Panel Discussion and a special Defenders Surprise Appearance!

Marvel is turning up the heat on the Defenders!  The new Iron Fist trailer dropped and good, albiet shaky, cam footage of the the Iron Fist panel. Finally a HUGE surprise guest for the assembled Defenders!  Mike Colter, Krysten Ritter, Charlie Cox, and Finn Jones will star in The Defendersminiseries on Netflix. The Verge reported that […]

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Luke Cage and “Blackness” – Why Race is Important

Originally posted on Pop Culture Uncovered:
Netflix’s Luke Cage has become a phenomenon, like its predecessors Daredevil and Jessica Jones. Many people are talking about it, and while not everyone enjoyed the show, the overwhelming majority appear to be pleased. This isn’t a review of Luke Cage, though, as there are hundreds out there – this is…

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Civil War II

Civil War II is an upcoming comic book crossover storyline published by Marvel Comics that is scheduled to debut in June 2016. It is the sequel to 2006’s “Civil War” and consists of an eight issue eponymous core limited series, by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artists Olivier Coipel, David Marquez and Justin Ponsor, and […]

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Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes May 10

Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes vs. The Living Laser & The Corruptor!

The Avengers are on the run! Until they can be sure who’s on their side, Spider-Man, Captain America, Luke Cage, Ronin, Mockingbird, Spider-Woman and Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers) are using Captain America’s hideout in Brooklyn as a safe house.  In the post-Civil War days, the Superhuman Registration Act is still in effect and they are […]

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X-Men: Apocalypse- History of Apocalypse Featurette 

X-Men: Apocalypse is an upcoming 2016 American superhero film based on the X-Men characters that appear in Marvel Comics. It is intended to be the sequel to 2014’s X-Men: Days of Future Past and the ninth installment in the X-Men film series. Directed by Bryan Singer, with a screenplay by Simon Kinberg from a story […]

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Iron Man vs. Captain America (Civil War)

After Stamford, Connecticut is destroyed during a televised fight between the New Warriors and a group of dangerous villains, public sentiment turns against super heroes. Johnny Storm, the Human Torch, is attacked outside a night club and beaten into a coma. Advocates call for reform, and a Superhuman Registration Act is debated, which would require […]

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Carol Danvers vs. Julia Carpenter (Civil War)

After a terrible accident involving the super hero team New Warriors results in the deaths of hundreds of school-children, the long debated super hero registration act is finally made law.  Heroes must register their identities with the government and be trained as proper law enforcement officers.  Failure to register is a crime, punishable by incarceration.  […]

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Captain America: Civil War TV Spot #30- More Spider-Man!

  We are just 10 days away from the worldwide premier of Captain America Civil War and it looks like Marvel is pulling out all the stops.  In this latest trailer we are treated to more Spider-Man and from what it sounds like, he will be the wise-cracking, quick-witted web slinger we know from the […]

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X-Men: Apocalypse Final Trailer

X-Men: Apocalypse is an upcoming 2016 American superhero film based on the X-Men characters that appear in Marvel Comics. It is intended to be the sequel to 2014’s X-Men: Days of Future Past and the ninth installment in the X-Men film series. Directed by Bryan Singer, with a screenplay by Simon Kinberg from a story […]

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The Winter Soldier vs. Black Widow – The Battle for Captain America’s Shield (Civil War Epilogue)

From: The Initiative: Captain America v.5 #27 The superhuman civil war is over and Captain America is dead. While on his way to be arraigned at a New York City courthouse; Steve Rogers was shot, and died en route to the hospital.  Witnesses to the horrific crime included former partners the Winter Soldier, Falcon and Sharon […]

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The Death of Captain America (Civil War Epilogue)

From: Captain America vol. 5 #25

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The “birth” of Captain America. 

      From: The Avengers #4 (1963)

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Baron Zemo tells his story

        From: Captain America v.1 #277

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Hercules destroys Clone-Thor (Civil War)

     

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Adam Warlock seeks answers from The In-Betweener

From: Infinity Entity #2 (2016)   Adam Warlock was created by Earth scientists as an artificial, “perfect” human.  For some time, he explored the cosmos, occasionally allying himself with heroes such as the Infinity Watch and the Guardians of the Galaxy.  He had a dark side, however — and eventually, in order to prevent his […]

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Captain America vs Constrictor April 10

Captain America vs. Constrictor

From: Captain America V.1 #228 (1978)

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Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers) vs. Rogue

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1 #269 (1990)

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Lady Mandarin (Psylocke) vs. Wolverine

From: Uncanny X-Men V.1 #257 (1990)

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The Uncanny X-Men vs. Nimrod

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1  #209 (1986)

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Rachel Summers (with the Phoenix Force) vs. The Beyonder

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1 #203 (1986)

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The Juggernaut vs. Nimrod

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1 #194 (1985) Nimrod is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Uncanny X-Men #191 (March 1985), and was created by writer Chris Claremont and artist John Romita, Jr. Hailing from the “Days of Future Past” timeline, Nimrod is a powerful, virtually […]

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The Uncanny X-Men vs. Selene the Black Queen April 10

The Uncanny X-Men vs. Selene the Black Queen

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1 #184 (1984)

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The Uncanny X-Men vs. Mystique

From: Uncanny X-Men v.1  #177  (1984)

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Incredible Hulk vs. Silver Surfer (Planet Hulk)

From: The Incredible Hulk v.3 #95 Bruce Banner has long seen his alter ego, The Incredible Hulk, as a threat to innocent life.  So when he saw the chance to use the Hulk’s strength for good, Banner accepted a mission from S.H.I.E.L.D. to destroy a rogue ssatellite.  But when the mission was complete, a group […]

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Thanos vs. Gamora

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Old Man Logan vs Captain America and Kate Bishop (Old Man Logan #4)

            

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Iron Man vs. The Amazing Spider-Man (Civil War)

          

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Captain America vs. S.H.I.E.L.D. (Civil War)

                    

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The Road to Civil War: Captain America vs Iron Man  Power Comparison Infographic. 

In preparation for Captain America: Civil War, I started working on this special little project. I’ve been working on this for a few days and this is my first attempt at making an infographic.  Let me know what you think in the comments below!  Was it informative? A jumbled mess? Perfect? I’d love to hear your comments.

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Hawkeye vs. Taskmaster (The Avengers #223, 1982)

 

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X-Men Apocalypse (Official Trailer #2)

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Daredevil, Punisher, Taskmaster February 25

Murder by Numbers – Daredevil vs. Punisher vs. Taskmaster

From: Daredevil #293 (1991)

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Daredevil vs. Punisher part 2 (Daredevil #257, 1988)

   

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Spider-Man #1 Coming February 3rd, 2016!

      Miles Morales is a full on member of the Avengers now! The new spider on the block has been slangin’ his webs all over NYC for the past 8 months following Secret Wars III.  What’s my dude been up to besides giving burgers to Molecule Men in creepy light chambers? Trying to […]

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Rocket Raccoon January 11

Now Somewhere in the Black Holes of Sirius Major There Lived A Young Boy Name of Rocket Raccoon!

The character was created by Bill Mantlo and Keith Giffen and inspired by the Beatles song “Rocky Raccoon”.  Other references to the song were featured in Rocket’s appearance in this issue of The Incredible Hulk which was titled “Now Somewhere In the Black Holes of Sirius Major There Lived a Young Boy Named Rocket Raccoon” […]

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New Avengers Night Nurse January 01

Who is the Night Nurse?

Night Nurse is the name of a Marvel Comics comic-book series published in the early 1970s, as well the alter ego of a fictional character, Linda Carter, known for her willingness to help injured superheroes. Carter was one of three central characters created by writer Jean Thomas, who first appeared in Night Nurse #1 (November […]

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Emma Frost December 29

Emma Frost tries to read The mind of the Black Panther. 

   From: Original Sin #4 of 8

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Nick Fury vs. Thor – With but a whisper…

                  From: Original Sin #7

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Deadpool -Red Band Trailer #2 -Negasonic Teenage Warhead explained

20th Century Fox released not one but two Deadpool trailers for Christmas. Both were loaded with new footage, such as our first look at Negasonic Teenage Warhead (played by Brianna Hildebrand) using her mutant powers. In the comics, Negasonic Teenage Warhead’s power set was purely psychic, but for her feature film debut filmmaker Tim Miller […]

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Natasha Romanoff – The Black Widow

Natasha was born in Stalingrad (now Volgograd), Russia. The first and best-known Black Widow is a Russian agent trained as a spy, martial artist, and sniper, and outfitted with an arsenal of high-tech weaponry, including a pair of wrist-mounted energy weapons dubbed her “Widow’s Bite”.

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DC vs. Marvel: The Amazing Spider-Man vs. Superboy

DC vs. Marvel Comics (issues #2–3 titled Marvel Comics vs. DC) was a comic book limited series crossover published by DC Comics (Detective Comics) and Marvel Comics from April to May 1996. The series was written by Ron Marz and Peter David, with art by Dan Jurgens and Claudio Castellini. Two godly brothers who personify […]

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The Mighty Thor vs. Juggernaut – Part 3

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Stills from the Captain America Civil War trailer

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Civil War #1 August 29

How the New Warriors kicked off Civil War (2006).

During a televised raid of a house containing select villains that had recently escaped from the super villain facility at Ryker’s Island prison during a massive breakout, the escaped villain Nitro let off a massive explosion that killed the majority of the New Warriors, as well as the children at a nearby elementary school. In […]

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Marvel Comics Presents: Weapon X August 25

Marvel Comics Presents: Weapon X

Marvel Comics Presents: Weapon X is the chronicle of Wolverine’s days with the Weapon X project, from the bonding of adamantium to his bones to his escape from the project, were revealed in the “Weapon X” story arc, written and illustrated by Barry Windsor-Smith and published in installments in the anthology series Marvel Comics Presents […]

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She-Hulk August 25

12 Sensationally Stunning She-Hulk Covers

She-Hulk has been a member of the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, Heroes for Hire, the Defenders, Fantastic Force, and S.H.I.E.L.D. A highly skilled lawyer, she has served as legal counsel to various superheroes on numerous occasions.

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Clone Thor vs. Bill Foster 1 May 21

Clone-Thor kills Bill Foster (Civil War)

  

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Susan Richards vs. Taskmaster May 21

Susan Richards vs. Taskmaster (Civil War)

  

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The Entire Marvel Cinematic Universe in 40 GIFS

In the most awesome displays of fandom I have ever seen Imgur user AZYD created this astounding montage of the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe in .gif format.  Truly, truly, truly amazing collection here.  See the link below to the original imgur post and AZYD’s profile is here to thank him personally for these creations. via […]

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The Amazing Spider-Man (Iron-Spider) vs. Captain America part II

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Thor divides the African continent. 

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Ghost Rider: 1 – Jumbo Jet: 0 ~ Don’t mess with the Ghost Rider. He’ll crash yo plane.

Don’t mess with the Ghost Rider. He’ll crash yo plane.

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