Posted on Thursday, August 25th, 2011 by Germain Lussier
What did Tom Hardy mean when he said The Dark Knight Rises was like Starbucks? What does the new Batman: Arkham City XBox 360 look like? Is there a downside to having a Batcave? Do dinosaurs and superheros like Gambit and Wolverine mix? Would you like to watch a video of Donald Glover talking about Spider-Man? Read about all of this and more in today’s Superhero Bits.
Whoever holds this bottle opener, if he be worthy, shall drink with the power of Thor. It’s available this Christmas, thanks to That’s Nerdalicious for the heads up.
Tom Hardy spoke to Variety and cleared up his recent comment saying that working on The Dark Knight Rises was like working for Starbucks:
I’m really sorry if anyone misunderstood what I said about comparing working for a huge franchise to being like working for Starbucks. I didn’t mean it like that. I mean, it could have been British Airways, it could have been Virgin, it could have been Nike, it could have been any huge company. I’m human and I do read things and I get hurt. My friends say, ‘Don’t read anything, just ignore it,’ but I do. And I read comics. And I cry.
A few MTV writers sat down to discuss the Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance trailer.
Microsoft revealed their brand new XBox 360 themed to Batman: Arkham City. On one side, Batman. On the other side, The Joker. Check out more photos at The Daily BLAM.
Deadline is reporting that Disney has fired the marketing team at Marvel after Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger ran their course. The positions were now redundant that Disney owns the company and will be releasing the rest of their movies.
The residents of Quincy, Il woke up to a surprise Wednesday when three Tumblers from The Dark Knight Rises showed up in town. The man transporting them made a quick pit stop but lost the tarp that was supposed to be covering them. Head to WGEM to see a little video.
Marco D’Alfonso says this is the only downside of having a Batcave. Thanks to Rampaged Reality.
Collider spoke to Donald Glover about his thoughts on the new Ultimate Spider-Man.
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