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Top 5 Comic Book Picks April 16

Batman Eternal #2 courtesy DC Comics

Batman Eternal #2 courtesy DC Comics

Batman #30 The Riddler won! Zero Year – Savage City begins. In the final arc of Bruce Wayne’s first year as the Dark Knight – how can he prevent Batman from becoming a symbol of failure in an apocalyptic Gotham City orchestrated by Nygma.

 

 

Batman Eternal #2 Jim Gordon – Gotham City’s most wanted? Why is the top cop in cuffs? The New 52 debut one of of Batman’s most infamous enemies! The next chapter in the new weekly Batman book. Continue reading

Alexander’s Marvelous Make-A-Wish Day

Alexander as Hulk by Garza

Alexander as Hulk by Ricardo Garza

Alexander is small but courageous with mighty dreams. The six-year-old boy from Everett, Washington lives with cystic fibrosis. Alexander fights this life threatening condition but for one day he had an adventure to take his mind of his illness.

 

Alexander got a hero’s salute this weekend thanks to Make-A-Wish volunteers and members of Comic Book Characters For Causes. Alexander loves Marvel’s The Avengers, especially Hulk and Captain America so Team Alex “Assembled” an Avengers themed shopping spree. Continue reading

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON SCARLET WITCH and QUICKSILVER Concept Art

 

Scarlet Witch in Avengers: Age of Ultron concept art courtesy Marvel

Scarlet Witch in Avengers: Age of Ultron concept art courtesy Marvel

Marvel revealed a look at the next super hero films in the Marvel Studios Assembling a Universe television special on ABC.

 

This was the first look at Avengers: Age of Ultron. The Joss Whedon directed sequel will introduce Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver to the big screen. Continue reading

What You Didn’t Know About Comic Book Heroes

I admit even if had a “huh?” word balloon over my head as I watched this clever 7 Superhero Facts To Stump the Biggest Fans segment from Cinefix via YouTube.

From Spider-Man’s dark secret to the emasculation of a movie Hulk to the original version of Superman – here are some strange facts about comic book heroes that even I didn’t know!

 

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Villain Wish For MARVEL’S AGENTS OF SHIELD

Moonstone from Incredible Hulk #228 courtesy Marvel

Moonstone from Incredible Hulk #228 courtesy Marvel

Inspired by the guest appearance of Lorelei and Lady Sif from Thor and news of a Hulk enemy joining Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. I’m inspired to think of a perfect nemesis for Agent Coulson and his squad.

 

Dr. Karla Sofen aka Moonstone!

 

The villain’s powers are derived from a Kree gravity stone bonded to her nervous system giving her super strength, flight, super speed, gravity manipulation, energy blasting powers and more. Continue reading

Mark Ruffalo On AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Story

Marvel's Avengers The Hulk courtesy Marvel Studios

Marvel’s Avengers The Hulk courtesy Marvel Studios

Mark Ruffalo joins Scarlett Johansson in praising the script for Avengers: Age of Ultron. The actor who plays Bruce Banner says to expect a darker story and more Hulk moments.

 

“I would say that it’s better, it’s cooler, it’s more awesomer,” he tells MTV News. “It’s a little bit darker, but also really has Joss Whedon’s incredibly, witty and sly sense of humor.” Continue reading