Many people met him for the first time during his mid-credit appearance in the record-breaking officially-third-most-successful-movie-ever The Avengers, but even for those of us who've been familiar with the character for a long time, there's still one question to be answered about Thanos: What makes him tick? A new mini-series aims to answer that for everyone.Joe Keatinge, known for his Image series Hell Yeah! and Glory, takes on the mantle of Thanos' biographer in the five-issue
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One of the most accepted truisms in super-hero comics is that there's not a whole lot of new stuff to be found underneath Earth's yellow sun. With seventy years of heroes, villains, selfless acts and dastardly schemes, plenty of creators have come up with bold new ideas, only to find out that they were done years ago. Probably by Jack Kirby.
But that's not necessarily a bad thing. A lot of the fun of super-hero comics comes from taking those old elements and seeing a new spin on them. Whether they're obvious and intentional stand-ins -- like The Authority's Apollo and Midnighter as Superman-and-Batman -- or creations that try to slip by unnoticed, there are plenty of bootleg versions of super-heroes out there, and some of them actually become great in their own right. And those are the characters we're spotlighting today with a look at The Top Five Greatest Knockoff Characters In Comics!
Could it be? Two "Super Hero Squad" video game trailers within the same week? Well, yes, but there's a twist. Whereas the most recent trailer we showed you pertained to "Super Hero Squad Online" -- a MMORPG built on world-building and character customization -- this trailer is all about "Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet," the sequel to THQ's first "Marvel Super Hero Squad" video game.
In "The Infinity Gauntlet," the player is tasked with taking their own squad of heroes on a quest to
Hey kids, it's that time again! No, it's not time to do the word thing, but I love where your head's at, quiet "Ghost Writer" fan in the corner. Instead, it's time to take a look at yet another round of Marvel Universe action figures - that's right, the 11th wave has been revealed! The lineup consists of Constrictor, Bullseye in his Dark Avengers Hawkeye uniform, Iron Man 2020, Thanos and Yellow Jacket with a Mini Ant-Man