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A Tourist’s Guide to Superhero Cities

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So you've come to see beautiful New Metrothamork, home of a prominent superhero! Welcome!

Like most people, you've always dreamed of traveling to the city of Awesome-Man to see him fight villains, banter, and romance his on-again-off-again girlfriend. After years of s

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Australian Geeks Set New World Record for Superhero Costumes

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Melbourne, Australia has just broken the Guinness World Record for largest number of people in superhero costumes gathered in one place. A little over a week ago, 1245 people dressed up like their favorite comics characters and headed for Federation Square to be tallied up by Guinness officials.

PokeMarvels: 11 Pokemon/Marvel Comics Mashups

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A close reading of Marvel's recent "Siege" event revealed a very unique structure underlying the story: the whole thing read a lot like a giant Pokémon battle between superheroes and supervillains with Asgard as the arena. Just imagine Thor and the Sentry stored inside Pokéballs, waiting in Captain America and Norman Osborn's potion-lined pockets and the whole thing totally just works. That, combined with the recent announcement that "Pokémon: Black" and "Pokémon: White" are poised to hit retail in spring of 2011 ensures both properties are weighing heavily on our hearts, minds and souls.

This realization led assistant editor/Photoshopper Caleb Goellner and I to a most interesting question: What if the Marvel Universe merged with the Pokémon Universe? Keep reading for our picks of 12 PokéMarvel Mashups!

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The Cape: Replacing Many Heroes With One on NBC

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He was a good cop, a loving husband, and a devoted father, but when the corrupt men in charge took everything from him, they made him into something else.

They made him into . . . The Cape.

NBC has

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The Big Beautiful Wonder Woman Blog Showcases a Plus Sized Amazonian Princess

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Unless you're new to the world wide web, you're probably already aware of John Struan's Super Punch, a blog that constantly feeds our hungry brains with delicious popular culture goodness. Super Punch has tipped us off to some incredible items in t

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‘Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne’ Preview Sheds a Little Light on the Missing Dark Knight

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Next week marks the beginning of the beginning for Bruce Wayne. The presumably time displaced Dark Knight has been located at last and writer Grant Morrison along with an issue-specific team of artistic talent including Frazer Irving, Lee Garbett, Yanick Paquette, Cameron Stewart and Ryan Sook are poised to bring him home over the course of six Andy Kubert-covered issues

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Hilariously Inappropriate Superhero eCards

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Despite the best efforts of the mainstream greeting card industry, there are some situations just too specific - or insane - to properly cater to. Since the world of superhero stories is largely shaped by such scenarios, it's up to fans to craft just the right message for the hero or villain in need of a little one-dimensional attention

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Gidi Vigo’s Minimalist ‘Iron Man,’ ‘The Dark Knight’ And Other Superhero Movie Posters

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A couple of weeks ago, we reported on some brilliant vintage minimalist artwork featuring iconic DC Comics and "Lost" heroes as rendered by artist Michael B. Myers Jr. - who, again, has no apparent relation to the serial killer or the comedian.

Today, we're back with e

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Make-A-Wish Foundation Helps Boy With Cancer Realize His Superhero Dreams

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Superman, Batman, Iron Man and Spider-Man only exist in the realm of fiction, but that doesn't mean there aren't superheroes out there in the world. It appears that many of these heroes work for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, as the organization recently fulfilled Erik Martin's own superhero aspirations through a series of elaborately-staged, but no less meaningful events

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Animals And Mutants Co-Exist In ‘The X-Menagerie’ T-Shirt

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Every kind soul in the world can agree upon two things: exotic animals are worth protecting and fighting for, and the X-Men are awesome. Put those two causes together on a t-shirt and you're very likely to get the raddest fashion gear on the planet

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