Marvel

  • Finally… a Deadpool / MCU crossover. Well, sort of…

    Anyone who knows anything about the history of Marvel‘s movies knows the saga of the FOX and SONY situation where Marvel Studios themselves were only allowed to use some of the Marvel Comics characters – mostly due to the previous sales that the comics company made during its less...
  • The Adjustment Bureau’cracy: Loki hits Crtl-Alt-Delete?

    As Loki accepts he/she/they might be about to die on Lamentis 1, the innate entente cordiale between them seems to trigger a Nexus event allowing the frustrated TVA to finally locate them… but they are out of the frying moon, into the ire as they are once again in custody...
  • Tempus Fugit: Lamentis means never having to say you’re Loki…

    Much to her annoyance and frustration, Loki follows his variant through the newly-opened portal and so begins a cat-and-mouse chase with various interested parties in pursuit. They managed to avoid their pursuers, but in an ill-judged gambit, the two find themselves on the barren world of Lamentis-1. Perhaps the...
  • Disney+’s ‘Loki’: Still holding out for an anti-hero…

    Now that Loki has been seconded to deal with another ‘variant’ causing chaos in the timeline, the question is whether ‘our’ Loki can be trusted? The answer, of course, is… no, though for the sake of self-interest, both he and Mobius know he’ll work hard to prove he’s smarter...
  • Eternally, Yours? Marvel releases trailer for upcoming cosmic saga…

    After several glimpses earlier in the month, we’re finally getting a better look at the upcoming Marvel Studios film Eternals. Directed by recent Oscar-winner Chloé Zhao, the film follows the trials and tribulations of the cosmic race and family of the title and the way they shaped the earliest...
  • Venom: Let there be (the trailer for) Carnage….

    The original Venom film, released in 2018, was something of a mixed bag. Part of SONY‘s Marvel Studios-Adjacent titles it occupied the space that couldn’t quite compare to its MCU cousins on character-development and CGI-budget, but despite withering reviews worked fairly well as a guilty-pleasure. Based on the famous...
  • Wakanda Forever! Marvel reveal trailers and future plans…

    Though COVID has caused considerable problems with the scheduling of all their projects, it looks like ‘Phase 4‘ of Marvel Studios‘ plans are about to kick into high gear. This morning the studio released a promo that looked back over past successes and reaffirmed their commitment to already-announced, full-on...
  • Falcon + Winter Soldier finale: Race to the Finish Line…

    Karli and her Flag-Smashers want to make one final display of their cause, but if it involves murdering the executives of the the GRC, then an array of different forces are prepared to stop them. Sam Wilson, complete with a new, rebuilt costume and Bucky Barnes race to New...
  • Who Daenerys Wins? Emilia Clarke to join Marvel’s ‘Secret Invasion’?

    For the best part of a decade Emilia Clarke played Daenerys Targaryenin, the ‘Mother of Dragons’ in HBO‘s Game of Thrones (only her third professional acting job), but it was the role that launched her career to a whole new level. After the show’s controversial ending, she went on to other genre...