Marvel Comics NBA preview


When the Walt Disney Company, which owns ESPN, bought Marvel Entertainment last year, our reaction was quick: "Sweet!" Not because we thought we'd be invited to the opening of "Iron Man 2." (Didn't happen.) We just realized that now we could e-mail the guys who draw Spider-Man, The Hulk and Captain America and put a whole new spin on the idea of synergy -- which is exactly what we did. Result?A pairing of Marvel's ability to create iconic images with our season preview of the NBA, the … [Read more...]

Will the Marvel Universe Ever Land at the Disney Parks?


Ok so it has been awhile since Marvel Entertainment was bought out for 4 Billion Dollars by Walt Disney Co. So far I have seen a trickle of  Merchandise come to the Disney Parks, but nothing of the characters. I mean are we ever going to see Spiderman walking around Epcot? (I am sure climbing Space Ship Earth has to be tempting for him) Will Iron Man ever walk down Main Street USA in Disneyland?I don't know maybe I am just hopeful that one day I will be able to get my picture taken with … [Read more...]

Burger King Launches Marvel’s Iron Man “Whiplash” Whopper


Burger King Corporation catapults customers into the thrilling world of "Iron Man 2," opening in theaters everywhere May 7, with an action-packed national promotion featuring the WHIPLASH WHOPPER sandwich. This limited-time addition to the BK menu captures the sharp edge of the film's villain, Whiplash, with an intense, red-hot flavor combination featuring a flame-broiled WHOPPER sandwich topped with melted Pepper Jack cheese, crispy red … [Read more...]

Marvel Movie News – GhostRider 2, SpiderWoman, Iron Man 2, and More


Just a collection of Marvel Movie news from around the interwebs.Nicolas Cage May Be Replaced in "Ghost Rider 2"All Marvel's superheroes will one day revert back to Marvel, but for now, Sony Pictures is scrambling to get as many "Spider-Man" and "Ghost Rider" installments into theaters as possible."Spider-Man 4" was set to be released during the summer of next year. Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire dropped out, forcing the studio to reboot the franchise or face losing the character … [Read more...]

Joss Whedon directing “Avengers” for Disney/Marvel


Joss Whedon is in final negotiations to direct the movie version of Marvel's all-star super-hero team "The Avengers."Whedon's name first surfaced on Web site in early April as being on the shortlist of directors Marvel was considering for the gig. He quickly and quietly became the only candidate, with reports surfacing Tuesday he was in talks.Marvel had no comment."The Avengers" is the culmination of Marvel's movies and the storylines featuring the company's individual … [Read more...]