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Between The Avengers and Justice League, there are tons of superheroes on the big screen. But lately we’ve been hearing about a new superhero on the scene on the other side of the globe, and he’s proving to be rather…amazing.
Night Monkey is a new European superhero who is decked out in all black, stealthily leaping through the streets, and helping citizens deal with some very mystifying and dangerous threats. You can see him in action in the first Night Monkey trailer below. Read More »
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As the directors who introduced Tom Holland‘s version of Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Anthony and Joe Russo know how hard Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige had to work to reach an agreement with Sony Pictures to share that character on the big screen.
When word came out that that delicate deal fell apart earlier last month and Spider-Man would no longer be a part of the MCU, the Russos seemed resigned to it. But their outlook seems to have evolved a bit, because in a more recent interview, Joe Russo calls the decision a “tragic mistake” on Sony’s part. Read the full quotes below. Read More »
What role does Kevin Garnett want to play in Mahershala Ali‘s Blade movie? How many Hulks has Bruce Banner been in Marvel Comics history? Want a quick glimpse of Brenton Thwaites as Nightwing in the second season of Titans? Is Chris Hemsworth still the main character in Thor: Love & Thunder? How did a Marvel fan create a real working pair of EDITH sunglasses? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
This past weekend, pop culture art collectors descended upon Austin, Texas for the fifth edition of MondoCon, a convention dedicated solely to original artwork created for movies, television, video games and more. One of the most coveted new prints to come out of the convention was revealed at a special screening of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Thankfully, even though the special edition of the new print by Martin Ansin handed out at the screening is sold out and will cost you a significant upcharge in the secondhand market, there’s a timed edition available for order now. Read More »
Was the Marvel and DC Comics crossover from a long time ago considered canon? What Batman story is Frank Miller telling next? Was Leonardo DiCaprio ever actually considered to play Joker? Where will production for The Suicide Squad take place? How old was Captain America at the end of Avengers: Endgame? Is James Gunn done with Guardians of the Galaxy after Vol. 3? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to play as the Joe Fixit version of Hulk in the upcoming Marvel’s Avengers video game? What is Tim Drake‘s new superhero name in DC Comics? What are the working titles for Loki, WandaVision and Falcon and the Winter Soldier? When could Venom 2 start shooting? How much has the Rotten Tomatoes score for Joker dropped since premiering at Venice? How did Thanos change after Josh Brolin‘s performance? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Posted on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 by Ben Pearson
Disney+ is currently available in the Netherlands as part of a sneak preview of the company’s new streaming service, and some of those early subscribers noticed that both X-Men: The Animated Series and Spider-Man: The Animated Series are available to stream. Their inclusion in the Disney+ library is news to us, but as someone who spent a considerable portion of my childhood watching these shows, I’m psyched to see them so easily available again.
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Want to see Marvel‘s entire 8t0th anniversary panel from D23? When will Marvel’s Helstrom show start shooting? Could Joker earn over $100 million in its opening weekend? Will Zatanna be appearing in The Suicide Squad? Who will John Wesley Shipp be playing in The Flash season six? Want a full rundown of what’s going on with Spider-Man now that Sony and Disney are at a stalemate? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »