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Movies: New photos from Thor: The Dark World give fans their best look yet at the film's elf-y antagonists. [ScreenCrush]

 

SMH: Even though it was taken down, The FW was forced to write the headline "There’s a Petition Asking the White House to Stop Ben Affleck From Playing Batman" by reality. Really. There's also a second (still live) petition asking Warner Bros. to change their minds. [TheFW]

 

Video: ...I.... can't stop watching this. [Notnotsandvichhobo]

 

Toys: Rotobox's Minicel Batman will soon rock "Hush" colors. [Tomopop]

 

Art: Nintendo characters get downright scary in the sculptures of Cig Neutron. [Kotaku]

 

Accessories: Mjolnir ice and a Deadpool bottle opener may just be the conversation-starters (or enders) you need at your next soiree. [Marvel]