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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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Jeremy Renner Reveals Avengers: Endgame Once Had a Thanos Battle on Vormir

The sequence in Avengers: Endgame on Vormir is one of the most intimate, emotional moments in the film. But it wasn’t always planned that way. 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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How to Draw Your Own Thanos Snap Disintegration Flipbook Animation

If you haven’t seen Avengers: Infinity War and haven’t been on the internet or spoken to a single living being since the movie came out, be warned, there are spoilers ahead. For everyone else who’s seen the film and its catastrophic ending, Andy Bailey, the talented Laika animator behind the YouTube channel Andymation, has put together a quick tutorial on how to draw your own flipbook animation of the fallout from Thanos’ fateful finger snap. 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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Pennywise Is Krusty? Pikachu Is Blanka? Pop Culture Icons Cross Over in a New Art Show

In pop culture, even unrelated characters can have something significant in common. They’re both clowns. They’re both purple. They’re both cyborgs. And that middle ground is where artist Alex Solis likes to play. Read More >>

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Thanos and Gamora Cosplayers Are So Cute You’d Almost Forget He Murdered Half Her Planet

Nothing like a little father and daughter bonding time! Hold on a second—Is this before or after Thanos butchered most of his adoptive daughter Gamora’s real family? What does it matter...look how adorable they are! Bonus points: These two cosplayers are actually father and daughter. Read More >>

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Thanos Has Snapped His Fingers and Killed Half of a Subreddit

Perfect balance has been achieved. The r/ThanosDidNothingWrong subreddit is now better equipped to allocate its precious resources after moderators randomly banned half of its members. Was I among those culled? Well, all I can say is: I don’t feel so good right now, Mr. Stark. Read More >>

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This Video Thinks Through Thanos’ Big Motivation Change in Avengers: Infinity War 

In the comics, Thanos is a menacing but almost tragic figure motivated by a deranged love for the personification of Death. In Infinity War, he’s a little different. Read More >>

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Avengers: Infinity War’s Shocking Climax Was Almost Held Until Avengers 4

Avengers: Infinity War ends with one of the grandest, bleakest setpieces in Marvel movie history — directly inspired by a moment right out of the comics. But that wasn’t always the case, according to the movie’s screenwriters. In fact, fans could’ve been kept waiting until Avengers 4 to see Thanos’ grand plan unfold. Read More >>

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The Russo Brothers Reveal the Post-Infinity War Fates of a Few More MCU Characters

With Avengers: Infinity War so transformative for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it offers plenty of room for speculation about all the characters we didn’t see on screen. Ooh, what happened to her, I wonder? Now, the Russo Brothers have offered a few answers. Read More >>