Marvel is Getting Closer to Hiring its Black Widow Director

We’re still months away from knowing what, exactly, Marvel has planned for its film universe after Avengers 4, but chances are part of it includes Black Widow. Read More >>

The Black Widow Movie May Actually Be Moving Forward

No, it’s not April Fool’s Day. That headline is actually true. Read More >>

Joss Whedon Wants to Direct a Black Widow Movie, But Should He?

It’s a great time for girl (super)power. We’ve finally seen tangible proof that Wonder Woman is starring in her own movie, and Marvel has cast the incredible Brie Larson as its first solo female lead, Captain Marvel. Read More >>

Marvel Is Taking the Tiniest of Steps Towards Finally Making a Black Widow Movie

The idea—and fervent fan demand—of a Black Widow standalone film in the Marvel movie-verse has been around practically since Natasha Romanoff waltzed into the big picture in Iron Man 2Even before it! Marvel has always been quick to brush the character aside... until now, by saying they’re “committed” to a Widow film. Read More >>

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Star Wars Monopoly Without Rey: A Brief History of Shade Cast on Female Heroes in Licensed Toys

A roll of the eyes, a couple of tuts and and an all-too-familiar shake of the head. Hasbro’s new Star Wars: The Force Awakens-themed Monopoly set has caused outrage, as you can only play as either Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren or Finn. No Rey. You know, the movie’s lead? Sorry, the movie’s FEMALE lead. Read More >>

Nerdgasm Alert: Full Size Lego Avengers Props!

Ken Robichaud has created these awesome, full-sized Avengers props in Lego: Thor's Mjölnir, Captain America's shield, Hawkeye's bow and arrows and the Black Widow's thingamajigs. They are perfectly made. The arch even bends like the real thing! (nerdy scream). Read More >>

Milking a Black Widow Looks Just As Crazy As It Sounds

Paul Lazarro has one of the weirdest gigs I've ever heard of: he milks black widow spiders for their silk. Yeap! The venomous, red dotted, eight-legged, creature killing black widow is knocked out and then handled for its super strong silk. All in the name of dangerous research. Read More >>