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We Should Be Angrier at Disney Buying Fox...But, Uhh, Galactus! X-Men! MCU!

When fandom and corporate interests align, it can sometimes make us forget the bigger picture.
Patrick Klepek
12.14.17
Art

Giant Monsters Smash the Marvel Universe in This Week’s Best Comics

New comics reviewed, plus recommendations from Brian Wood, creator of 'DMZ' and 'Briggs Land.'
Giaco Furino
1.20.17
Film

Meet the Guy Who Spends Months Recreating His Favorite Films with Paper Dolls

He's recreated over 20 titles, from 'Lord of the Rings' to 'Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me.'
Hudson Hongo
3.23.16
video

This YouTuber Built a Real-Life Mjölnir That Only the Worthy Can Wield

Then he tricked some innocent civilians into trying to lift it.
Rachel Pick
10.13.15
Art

Watch The Avengers Take Oz

Cowardly Thor? Tin Man Ultron? Melbourne artist Darren Wallace is messing with our trailers in the best ways.
Alex Mann
7.3.15
VICE vs Video games

Being a Superhero for Free: We Rated Every Marvel F2P Game

Free-to-play games can be evil things indeed, but Marvel's range of titles aren't likely to bankrupt you. Also, they're actually quite good.
Jem Alexander
6.24.15
Music

Warped Superheroism: The Music of Marvel's 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'

Song Exploder and composer Brian Tyler talk scoring Marvel's mega-blockbuster.
Hrishikesh Hirway
5.29.15
videos

Every Action Movie Trailer Sounds Like a Thousand Computers Powering Down

The whirring shut-down noise takes the throne from the previously ubiquitous "BBBBBRRRRRRAAAAAWWWHHHHH!!!"
Kari Paul
5.28.15
Film

Chinese Avengers Fan Builds 11-Foot Tall Iron Man "Hulkbuster" Replica

Here's what some dedication, skill, and a lots of fiberglass can do for you.
Kevin Holmes
5.20.15
Film

Take an Exclusive Look Inside Iron Man's Suit from Marvel's 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'

We have the insider's scoop on Tony Stark's coolest toys from the interface design studio and CGI studio behind Marvel's 'Avengers: The Age of Ultron.'
Beckett Mufson
5.8.15
Stuff

How a Thor-Worshipping Religion Turned Racist

Fans of 'The Avengers' aren't the only lovers of Thor. We looked into the current observations of Odinism and Asatru, religions that celebrate the Norse gods, to reveal their dark, white supremacist underbelly.
Rick Paulas
5.1.15
VICE vs Video games

Telltale Has Been Given the Keys to the Marvel Universe

The big news of Telltale teaming up with Marvel has us wondering which strand of the comics' universe is the games studio going to adapt?
Jem Alexander
4.27.15
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