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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Iron Man’s Suit

Iron Man is one of Marvel’s most successful superheroes, but what do you really know about Iron Man’s suit? Alexandria Ingham writes: Spider-Man Homecoming is almost here. Many fans can’t wait to see Tom Holland in the role of the young [...]

Anime Tells Fireworks Story of Nagaoka

NAGAOKA, Niigata — This city’s fireworks display draws tens of thousands of visitors every August. However, it is not just an annual summer event — locals have stories connected to the event and deep feeling for it, which is what a new short [...]

Spider-Man: Homecoming Delivers the Goods

Mixing a John Hughes-like coming-of-age comedy and the modern superhero blockbuster turns out to be a great idea. Kyle Smith writes We’ve seen a lot of dark superhero movies (including most of the DC ones) and a lot of smarmy ones (Guardians of [...]

Museum Worker Reveals Inside Stories Through Manga

Toru Miyazaki reports: Visit an exhibition, and you’ll often find museum staff quietly seated by the wall keeping an eye on things. What could they be thinking? A four-panel comic strip created by Yuri Nishimura offers a glimpse into the inner [...]

Remembering Adam West

Greg Evans reports: Adam West, TV’s Batman – and, for some fans, still the onlyBatman – is being remembered by fans and colleagues today. The 88-year-old actor passed away last night after a battle with leukemia. Here is a selection of [...]

[VIDEO] New Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Trailer

A new trailer was released this week for a live-action Tokyo Ghoul movie, which was announced last summer. Tokyo Ghoul is a popular manga series which follows Ken Kaneki, a college kid who gets transformed into a half-ghoul. Ghouls are kind of like [...]

[VIDEO] ‘Swing Shift Cinderella’, Tex Avery, 1945

Swing Shift Cinderella is an animated cartoon short subject. It is in the same vein as Red Hot Riding Hood. Frank Graham voiced the wolf, and Colleen Collins voiced Cinderella, with Imogene Lynn providing her singing voice. At the beginning, the Big [...]

Thor Ragnarok Trailer

YES! Seriously .. Led Zeppelin’s Immigrant Song has belonged in the Thor movies.  Glad Marvel spent the money to license it, and saved it till now. And “He’s a friend from work.” [...]