How Iron Fist connects to the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

As the fourth and final series to be introduced to the Marvel Netflix universe, Iron Fist has a lot of established characters to draw on — and it also has the job of making the final narrative preparations for The Defenders. What are the wider Marvel connections and cameos in Iron Fist? Let’s walk through… Read More How Iron Fist connects to the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Chris Evans May Be Done Playing Captain America After the Next Two ‘Avengers’ Movies

Our time with Chris Evans’ Captain America may very well be coming to an end. It seems like not too long ago Evans was mulling an offer to play the Marvel character in the still-very-young Marvel Studios lineup. Evans famously turned the part down a couple of times, partly because he had already done the… Read More Chris Evans May Be Done Playing Captain America After the Next Two ‘Avengers’ Movies

Marvel’s Trying a Tech Solution For Retail Foot Traffic

With a very different use of digital than we’ve been talking about lately, Marvel’s going to try and drive some more foot traffic to retailers with some targeted advertising.  The press release is a bit on the “buzzword bingo” side of the English language, so allow me to attempt a translation. The gist of it is… Read More Marvel’s Trying a Tech Solution For Retail Foot Traffic

Marvel Adapts Thor: The Dark World And Incredible Hulk Movies As A Comic Ahead Of Thor: Ragnarok

As seen in Amazon listings, Marvel Comics will be publishing a new series, Thor: Ragnarok Prelude, a comic book adaptation of the second Thor movie as a lead into Thor: Ragnarok, the movie out on November 3rd alongside an adaptation of the Incredible Hulk movie origin. The four-issue series will be collected as Marvel’s Thor:… Read More Marvel Adapts Thor: The Dark World And Incredible Hulk Movies As A Comic Ahead Of Thor: Ragnarok

New Super-Man foregrounds much-needed Asian representation in superhero comics

Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s New Super-Man #9. Written by Gene Luen Yang (Action Comics, Boxers & Saints) with art by Viktor Bogdanovic (Batman: Arkham Knight, Suicide Squad Most Wanted), inks by Bogdanovic and Jonathan Glapion (Batman, Reborn), and colorist Mike Spicer (Extremity, Head… Read More New Super-Man foregrounds much-needed Asian representation in superhero comics

CASE OF THE X Marvel superhero Deadpool to get team mates as he’s confirmed to appear in upcoming X Force movie alongside Cable

DEADPOOL fans have been delighted to discover that the ultimate comic-book anti-hero will be back – and will be bringing friends as part of a new X Force movie. Fans who went to see the final Wolverine film Logan were surprised with a teaser clip for the upcoming Deadpool 2 before the movie started –… Read More CASE OF THE X Marvel superhero Deadpool to get team mates as he’s confirmed to appear in upcoming X Force movie alongside Cable

Here’s why there was no Marvel post-credits scene in ‘Logan’

As any Marvel fan will be able to tell you, the studios’ films always end with a sneak-peek of future stories in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, like tiny trailers. Just last November, Doctor Strange had two: one mid-credits scene believed to trail Doctor Strange’s involvement in 2017’s Thor: Ragnarok, and a post-credits scene suggesting there’ll… Read More Here’s why there was no Marvel post-credits scene in ‘Logan’

Producer Teases More R-Rated Marvel Movies, Including “X-Force”

Marvel fans have a lot to look forward to. There are two studios making Marvel movies: Disney Studios and 20th Century Fox. While Disney has done an admirable job of creating a vast universe for the Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy to battle in, Fox has done an equally good job by turning two… Read More Producer Teases More R-Rated Marvel Movies, Including “X-Force”

Everything You Need to Know About Marvel’s Iron Fist Before His Netflix TV Debut

In less than a month, martial arts superhero Danny Rand is heading to Netflix for his own TV show—and he’s being heralded as “the fourth Defender” as much as he is by his actual hero name, the immortal Iron Fist. He’s had a long history in Marvel Comics, both on his own and as a… Read More Everything You Need to Know About Marvel’s Iron Fist Before His Netflix TV Debut