Superhero Bits: The Dark Knight Rises, Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Stan Lee, Disney

Want to enter a Dark Knight Rises contest judged by Christopher Nolan himself? How about see photos and video of awesome cosplay at WonderCon? What did Tom Hiddleston have to say about The Avengers on Sirius XM Radio? Which old Marvel cartoons will make their way onto the new Disney XD block? Has Stan Lee's latest comic book come online? When might you start to see Marvel characters at Disney theme parks? Read about all of this and more in today's Superhero Bits.

Comic Book Movie discovered this photo from the set of The Amazing Spider-Man with producer Avi Arad.Tom Hiddleston was on Sirius XM radio recently with DJ Whoo Kid and talked a lot of Avengers craziness. Thanks to CBM.Sideshow Collectibles revealed their insane Iron Man 2 bust with moving parts. See more photos at the site.

According to MacWorld (via Bleeding Cool) the ComiXology app for iPad will upgrade to HD for your new iPad for free.

Collider has a few huge cosplay galleries from WonderCon and one image that caught my eye was this one of Bane from The Dark Knight Rises. That's just one of literally hundreds of cosplay photos from this weekend's convention.HitFix has a great featured called 10 Avengers Cameos We'd Like to See.

We had a Crave Online a video of WonderCon cosplay here, from Superhero Hype, but swapped it for a still frame because of autoplaying tendencies. Hit either link for the video.

Though Michael Bay is getting all the headlines these days in regards to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (and he's not even directing the film), The Movie Pool has come up with five other directors they think would do a kick ass job with the project.

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Stan Lee is launching a new comic book, Mighty 7, and USA Today has an exclusive preview.

According to the LA Times, Disney has begun to figure out how to work costumed Marvel characters into their theme parks. Head there for more info.

Hot Toys is working on a new idea where you can change a character's face without removing the head. Thanks to Action Figure Insider for the heads up.Marvel teased another addition to their Disney XD block called Marvel Mash Up which will be comprised of footage from the old school cartoons.

If you have a knack for design and love Batman, Design by Humans is hosting a contest where you can design a t-shirt for The Dark Knight Rises that will be judged by Christopher Nolan himself. Head there for all the details. Deadline April 11.

Speaking of Hot Toys, they also released the above tease of their Hawkeye toy from The Avengers as well as an exhibition of their work in Hong Kong. Thanks to CBM.

Geek Art (via Geek Tyrant) highlights the gorgeous work of artist Nicky Barkla, offtoseethewizard, who uses a lot of color to show some of pop culture's most famous characters.