Upcoming: Howard Chaykin will write and illustrate the lost story of Nick Fury's early Avengers Initiative starting with October's Avengers: 1959 #1. [Marvel]

Cons: It looks like Marvel is skipping Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con International. Feel free to reschedule the three hours you would've spent waiting in line to get into an Avengers panel as you see fit. Kick back and have a glass of wine or something. Call your mom? The power is yours. [Hero Complex]

TV: SDCC attendees might have a chance to see the unpurchased Locke & Key pilot this summer according to Joe Hill. See, free time can be a good thing. [Twitter]

Toys: Hot Toys is putting its Olympian touch on Captain America: The First Avenger with a 1/6 Cap. Or is this a photo of Chris Evans in costume? You decide! [Marvelousnews]

Gifs: Carl Winslow does Cyclops arguably better than Cyclops does Cyclops. Also, I am incredibly dizzy looking at this thing. [Tumblr]

Anime: Tokyo's Namco Nanja Town indoor theme park created 23 limited edition Fullmetal Alchemist treats in honor of the opening of Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos. Delicious. [ANN]


Fans: Moviefone hits Forbidden Planet and asks fans which of the Big Two films they prefer with some amusing results. [Moviefone]

Scents: Diesel's following up on its Iron Man fragrance with a Cap blend if you're into that kind of thing. [iFanboy]


Cakes: The Cake Boss and crew built a massive Bumblebee in honor of Transformers: Dark of the Moon. It doesn't appear to pee on anyone in this video. [Neatorama]