Jack Kirby and Stan Lee both say Black Panther was their idea and it was time to do a black superhero. Back in 1965 the character was prototyped as ‘Coal Tiger’ and wore yellow. 37 years later Kasper Cole became the White Tiger and ‘Cole and Tiger’ was born. No surprise that HalloweenCostumes is talking […]
Marvel’s Legacy event will get rolling before th end of the year. We might have thought that the Avengers were created by heroes we know well – Thor, Hulk and others to do battle against a common enemy – however we will soon discover that a team was active in 1,000,000 BC. Sorry Thor, Odin […]
Instagram account Accurate MCU does a great job at looking at the Marvel Cinematic Universe and comparing it to the Marvel comic book universe. Just how similar are the costumes? You might be surprised. Here’s just a few. • ANT-MAN – COMIC COMPARISON • I decided to make a Pym ant-man comic comparison. What do […]
[I need this!] Did Black Panther rock Captain America: Civil War for you? Just wait until he gets his own movie. In the meantime you can get ahead of the curve and book yourself a Black Panther model from HotToys before everyone else does. We’re talking about a figure that’s about 31cm tall, has 6 […]
There’s a TV ad running in the UK for a subscription to a graphic novel collection called “Marvel’s Mightiest Heroes”. If you’re in the UK and had the tellybox on you may well have seen it. It’s one of those deals where you pay a little for the first book, unlock a bunch of goodies […]
Are there enough black superheroes in Marvel, DC Comics, Dark Horse or any other catalogue? Sometimes it’s easier to name green or red (Hulk, Vision, Martian Manhunter, etc) heroes than it is to name a black one. That said, the comic industry has been updating itself and it is less unusual to have a black […]
This week Disney announced a new Marvel movie. We don’t know what it’ll be but has a US release date of July 8, 2016. Doctor Strange? Perhaps. Black Panther? Possible? The Inhumans? Oh, now you’re upping the ante! Can you imagine Marvel having a success of The Avengers and the Inhumans while DC still try […]
Gazillion Entertainment, led by David Brevik, the creator of Diablo, let press get a peak at the forthcoming Marvel Heroes MMO in Gamescon this week. Those who got to sneak behind the curtain got to take on the roles of the iconic Marvel characters, fighting against Megneto in the streets of Mutant Town and Fort Stryker.