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Rock the X-Vote by Electing Another New X-Man

Image: Marvel Comics We are, horrifyingly, less than 365 days away from another US presidential election year. But before that, we have another annual election of infinitely less dire and thus stressful consequences—picking which mutant joins the X-Men. And unlike previous years, you don’t have … Read More

io9 Has More Martin Freeman

More Martin Freeman? No problem. Check out this exclusive Black Panther: Wakanda Forever deleted scene.Screenshots: Marvel Studios Black Panther: Wakanda Forever comes home this week and with it, you’ll find even more of the movie you already loved. The digital release, out February 1, as … Read More

Marvel Unveils Its 2023 Avengers Team

Image: Stuart Immonen/Marvel Comics Every couple of years, Marvel Comics’ Avengers shakes up its roster so the creative team on hand can tell new stories that will eventually rise to cataclysmic heights. Since 2018, Jason Aaron and Ed McGuinness’ run has put Earth’s Mightiest Heroes … Read More

New World Order Casts Xosha Roquemore in New Role

Image: Jason LaVeris (Getty Images) Marvel’s upcoming 2024 flick Captain America: New World Order is mostly comprised of MCU alums such as Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson and Tim Blake Nelson as the Leader. But it’s got a few notable newcomers sprinkled in, such as Harrison … Read More

She Wants to Hit Somebody

Val talking to US Agent on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.Image: Marvel Studios The first three phases of the Marvel Cinematic Universe had Nick Fury. The next three, at least, have Contessa Valentina Allegra de la Fontaine. Played by seven-time Emmy award-winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, … Read More