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Explore the Creation of Jim Starlin’s Marvel Characters, With Jim Starlin

Jim Starlin’s creations have become a major lynchpin of the Marvel Universe in its modern iteration, with characters like Gamora, Drax and Thanos dominating films, becoming memes and generally entering broader pop culture in a way that would have been difficult to imagine only a decade ago. Read More >>

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There’s a Reason Thanos Never Fought This Character in Avengers: Endgame

There’s nothing fans love more than a good climactic rematch. But some fights just aren’t meant to happen. Read More >>

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The Challenge of Making and Marketing Spider-Man: Far From Home, When No One Could Know What It Was About

Spider-Man being dead wasn’t a huge problem. One would think killing the main character of a movie about year before its release would be exactly that but, for the team behind Spider-Man: Far From Home, it was not. Instead, it was just the first part of a long-in-place plan to raise the stakes for not just one movie, but at least three. Read More >>

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The Soul Stone Was the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Least Interesting MacGuffin

Long before any of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s heroes had the slightest inkling they might one day have to literally turn back time to save half of existence, Thanos was busy moving heaven and Titan to get his sizeable purple hands on each of the Infinity Stones. Read More >>

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Captain America Got Short-Changed in Infinity War to Set Up Avengers: Endgame

Captain America wasn’t exactly on the sidelines in Avengers: Infinity War, but for a character of his importance, he certainly played a smaller role. According to Infinity War and Endgame writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, this was done on purpose. Read More >>

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Avengers: Endgame Is Overwhelmingly Epic and Immensely Satisfying

Avengers: Endgame is everything you’ve ever dreamed a Marvel movie could be. It’s a three-hour adrenaline shot to the heart featuring mysteries solved, consequences suffered, shock, awe, and delight. Some scenes have a scope so huge, the mind reels to comprehend what you’re watching. Others are so poignant and small, you’ll hear the sniffles echoing in the cinema. The film’s unrelenting bombardment of story and visual effects are sometimes so dense they edge toward baffling, but they also help gloss over a smattering of problems, which were inevitable with such grandiose goals. Endgame was never going to be perfect. But it comes damn close and, at times, rises to a state of near transcendence. Read More >>

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Breaking Down the Drama of the Latest Avengers: Endgame Trailer

Another day, another surprise Avengers: Endgame trailer from Marvel. It’s almost like a movie’s out this month or something! While there might not be as many major revelations in this new footage, it does help contextualise a lot of what we’ve seen before. Read More >>

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This Marvel Fan Art Is Bright, Vibrant, and Beautiful

Sometimes you look at a piece of fan art and think, “No, that has to be professional.” This is one of those times. Read More >>

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The Wakanda Scenes in Avengers: Infinity War Were Shaped by the Cast of Black Panther

Avengers: Infinity War is such a sprawling, complex movie that, a year later, new tidbits come out about its production that surprise and delight me. Read More >>

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The King of Wakanda Holds the Oscars’ First Best Picture Nod for a Superhero Film

All hail the once and future king of Wakanda. Black Panther has now made Academy Awards history as the first superhero or comic book film nominated for Best Picture. And that’s not the only award the blockbuster Marvel film is gunning for at the 2019 Oscars. Read More >>

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Iron Man and Thanos Get a Rematch in This Goofy Action Figure Epic

Iron Man v. Thanos didn’t go, like, great in Avengers: Infinity War. But maybe Tony could take another shot at the big purple guy, do it right? Read More >>

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This Atmospheric Avengers Fan Film Has a Goofy Twist

After the snap, everything changed. The Earth, all life on it, and on every planet, entirely changed shape. What was that like? What would it be like to survive? And who would you blame? Read More >>

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Chris Evans’ Last Day on the Avengers 4 Set Was Apparently Not All That Exciting

Finishing a film, and especially finishing a film that might be (if very plausible rumours are to be believed) your last outing in a long film franchise, sounds exciting, right? Doing one last big scene, putting a capper on an incredible experience. Read More >>

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These Fans Take Their Stormbreaker Replica Very Seriously

Thor’s lightning-wielding, Thanos-threatening axe is quite a weapon. And these fans take the process of making it reality very seriously. Read More >>

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Check Out the Elaborate VFX Work That Went Into Avengers: Infinity War’s Post-Credits Scene

One of the most striking moments (of many) in Avengers: Infinity War is the post-credits scene. We already knew that short, dramatic sequence was shot almost entirely using CGI, and now we’ve got a much better look at how it came together. Read More >>