Posted on Thursday, July 14th, 2011 by Germain Lussier
Where can you see Captain America: The First Avenger a day early and exactly how powerful is the character? Curious how you can be an extra in The Avengers? Want to see brand new images of Spider-Man in real life and animated form? When is that trailer coming out? Are you interested in seeing a new S.H.I.E.L.D. vehicle? Speaking of vehicles, can you say Batpod and Tumbler from The Dark Knight Rises? We’ve got pics. And what is Alec Baldwin doing with those Superman underpants? Find out about all of this and more in today’s HUGE edition of Superhero Bits.
Paramount will reportedly open Captain America: The First Avenger one day early, July 21, in one theater in one city. You guessed it – in San Diego to coincide with the opening of Comic Con. News 6 In San Diego first broke the news and says more info will be available soon.
IGN has your first look at Spider-Man in the upcoming Ultimate Spider-Man animated series.
In a previous Superhero Bits, we wrote about Garth Ennis‘ short film Stitched that will premiere at Comic Con and lead into a brand new comic. Now, thanks to Bleeding Cool, here’s the trailer.
Live in Cleveland, Ohio? Well, you have a chance to be in The Avengers if you are in town this weekend. Superhero Hype has the full details, but here’s the main info:
Marvel’s The Avengers” will have its open casting call for extras from noon to 4 p.m. Friday (July 15) and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday (July 16) at the Holiday Inn Independence, 6001 Rockside Road.
Chris Evans was on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon promoting Captain America: The First Avenger. A great appearance, including a brand new clip, that you can watch above.
Topless Robot has their list of the 11 Most Essential X-Men Trades. Is your favorite on the list? Looking for some great places to start if you wanted to get into X-Men comics? These are the places to start.
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