Would you have liked to see a more comic accurate Iron Spider suit in Avengers: Infinity War? How about a black Spider-Man suit instead? What does Kevin Smith think about the Joker origin movie? Is John Cena trying to hint at something with a recent Captain America centric post on Instagram? Are there any Marvel Cinematic Universe cameos in Ralph Breaks the Internet? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits right here. Read More »
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It’s easy to brush off some of the visual effects we see on television because they’re done with a lower budget and not quite as polished as what is possible on the big screen. However, we’ve gotten to a point where the visual effects in every episode of a network television series can occasionally be more impressive than visual effects on some blockbuster movies, especially when it comes to TV shows from the world of comic books.
Agents of SHIELD is ABC’s TV series that takes place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, even though the connection between the show and the movies is tangential at best. While the show doesn’t quite have visual effects that measure up to what we see in the MCU, the fact that these visual effects are done in a much shorter post-production window with significantly less money should not be overlooked.
Check out the Agents of SHIELD VFX breakdown after the jump to see what we’re talking about. Read More »