Thanks to Wal-Mart Canada, fans can finally scope out next year's Marvel Super Heroes sets from LEGO. In the mix are sets that seem to sit nicely with the upcoming Marvel multimedia slate, including three Ultimate Spider-Man sets, and two Avengers Assemble sets. Sure, they're technically based on Disney XD's current two Marvel cartoons, but there's a prominent Electro minifigure ripe for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie release this summer. Perhaps best of all, though, is the reveal of LEGO MODOK. Take a look after the jump.
Ultimate Spider-Man animated series
If I'm being honest, I think all I've ever wanted out of any Marvel cartoon is for Swamp Thing and Howard The Duck to team up and hang out. And while we are still a long, long way from that ever happening (because that's never happening), we're closer than we've ever been. A few weeks ago, Howard made a brief cameo appearance in an episode of Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H., and now Marvel has announced a special one-hour Halloween episode of Ultimate Spider-Man for October, featuring Spidey teaming up with Blade, Werewolf by Night, The Living Mummy, Frankenstein's Monster and Man-Thing.
For a period in the mid-to-late 1990s, Joe Quesada and Jimmy Palmiotti were the chocolate and peanut butter of comics. After teaming up to form Event Comics, the duo helmed the fondly remembered Marvel Knights imprint, which did a lot to bring Marvel out of its post-bankruptcy funk. The imprint was so successful that Que
After achieving a second season on Disney XD, the Ultimate Spider-Man animated series is getting its action figure due from Hasbro with a number of toy lines spanning multiple scales. There's a 3.75" line with "flex and fire" launching features, a core 6" action figure line with more articulated sculpts and in
Bummed as I was to say goodbye to new episodes of Batman: The Brave and the Bold back in 2011, it's legit to see that star Diedrich Bader hasn't strayed too far from voicing more superhero show fare. This Su
Digital: If you've been enjoying the new DmC video game, Titan Comics has launched the first of a two-issue series of tie in comics called DmC: Devil May Cry: The Vergil Chronicles on ComiXology that might be up your alley.
Toys: Both Batman and Bane ver
If you stockpiled (or skipped) the first season of Disney XD's Ultimate Spider-Man animated series, it may be a decent time to catch up on the show's first 26 episodes - especially if you're a Netflix Instant subscriber. On Monday, January 21 at 7 p.m., the series will kick off its second season with a one-hour premiere before returning
So much for the ol' Parker luck: Disney XD has announced that, just nine episodes into its run, the new Ultimate Spider-Man animated series has already been renewed for a second season of web-spinning, quip-sling and all-around super-heroing.According to Disney, the Marvel series has
Commercials: Just in time for The Avengers movie, J.K. Simmons (a.k.a. J. Jonah Jameson) instructs a team of insurance agents in the art of... avenging?
Digital: Marvel has opened a new digital storefront that's synched with its comiXology powered Marvel app.