What's In Store For Black Panther, OutlanderGotham And More! 

A few new hints about Domhnall Gleeson's The Force Awakens character emerge. Gotham casts a new villain, and for once, it's not a character from the comics. Plus, Agent Carter's showrunners talk Peggy's love life post-Steve Rogers, and our first look at Ian McKellen in action as Sherlock Holmes. Huzzah for Spoilers! » 2/05/15 6:00am 2/05/15 6:00am

Your Guide to the next wave of Marvel's Cinematic Heroes

Marvel's Cinematic Universe is getting a hell of a lot bigger in the next 5 years, with new heroes joining the likes of Captain America and Iron Man in Cinemas. Don't know your Doctor Strange from your Doctor Who? Who the heck is Blackagar Boltagon? Here's your handy guide to Marvel's latest Silver Screen Superheroes. » 10/31/14 3:00pm 10/31/14 3:00pm

Marvel Debuts New Phase 3 Movies, Including Avengers: Infinity War!!!

Phase 3 has been announced, and it's everything — everything you could want. Captain Marvel! Black Panther! Inhumans! And most incredibly, a two-part Avengers: Infinity War!!! We've got all the details right here! » 10/28/14 11:28am 10/28/14 11:28am

Does This Set Photo Mean Yet Another Hero Is In Batman V. Superman?

An intriguing photo from the set of Batman V. Superman surfaces—but what does it mean? See all of the episode descriptions for Doctor Who's new series. Plus, which Marvel characters might be next in line for their very own movies? Spoilers now! » 8/20/14 6:00am 8/20/14 6:00am

Do we finally know which Marvel hero will be the next to get a movie?

Reviewers mostly agree on Thor: The Dark World's weak point... and everyone wonders, will Joss Whedon be back for Avengers 3? There are a lot of fanboy characters on Arrow. Plus, Paul McGann believes the eighth Doctor could return, even though he's going to be missing from the anniversary special. Spoilers now! » 10/24/13 6:00am 10/24/13 6:00am

Christian Bale confirms he won't play Batman in Justice League

Did Stan Lee just confirm a Black Panther movie? Del Toro says Crimson Peak will be “kinky.” Ron Perlman says Hellboy 3 could kill him. Adam Canto might be Sunspot in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The Walking Dead reveals its season premier title and a mysterious S.H.I.E.L.D. billboard appears. Spoilers ahead! » 7/02/13 6:00am 7/02/13 6:00am

The human bad guy in Transformers 4 will be... Frasier Crane!?

Zack Snyder explains why Superman and his fellow D.C. characters are special among superheroes. An Avengers 2 rumor is confirmed... maybe. Check out the latest Star Trek Into Darkness videos. Steven Moffat offers new hints about the Doctor Who finale. Spoilers from here on out! » 5/02/13 6:00am 5/02/13 6:00am

We may possibly have our Black Panther (possibly)

Yesterday, actor Morris Chestnut — best known for his roles in Boyz in the Hood, the V reboot and American Horror Story — tweeted and Facebooked a picture of a Black Panther comic with the words, "It’s time to get familiar with the Black Panther character!" Is Marvel finally making a Black Panther movie? Have they… » 4/09/13 10:40am 4/09/13 10:40am

Will the end of Iron Man 3 actually introduce one of Marvel's most…

Rhys Ifans reveals just what makes the Lizard tick in The Amazing Spider-Man. One of Britain's greatest acting veterans is coming to Doctor Who. Chloe Moretz starts filming the Carrie remake. Plus where is Games of Thrones headed next season? » 6/28/12 6:00am 6/28/12 6:00am

Can Marvel really make a big-screen Black Panther movie?

Besides the inevitable Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and Avengers sequels, what movies is Marvel working on now? A new rumor claims that our favorite Wakandan chieftain, Black Panther, could be starring in his own big-screen venture very soon. » 6/05/12 4:55pm 6/05/12 4:55pm

The 1989 Avengers Male Beauty Pageant Informed Us Hawkeye Had A…

With The Avengers hitting theaters this summer, audiences are eagerly anticipating a chiseled parade of superhuman beefcake saving the world, not unlike if the Chippendales were conscripted as U.N. Peacekeepers. But did you know that Marvel Comics actually rated The Avengers according to hotness two decades ago? » 1/30/12 8:50am 1/30/12 8:50am

Superheroes and villains get a patriotic American makeover

With Marvel's announcement that the Black Panther will become the American Panther, complete with a red, white, and blue uniform, a crew of cartoonists decided to see how other super characters might look with a similarly patriotic makeover. » 4/16/11 10:30am 4/16/11 10:30am

If you let this skeevy guy kiss you, you'll never be able to get him…

A blonde sex-worker breaks her rule against kissing clients — only to run into the worst case of identity theft in history, in this clip from Marvel's animated Black Panther, out now on DVD. » 1/31/11 6:20pm 1/31/11 6:20pm

Matthew Vaughn responds to the X-Men cast photo, plus Neill Blomkamp's…

Director Matthew Vaughn explains the much-derided X-Men: First Class cast photo and offers new images to make up for it. Robert Downey Jr. is leaving the Wizard of Oz prequel, but an equally big name could take his place. Spoilerbunga! » 1/21/11 6:00am 1/21/11 6:00am

In comics, Black Panther takes over NYC and it's the end of Star Wars…

What's in your comic book store this Wednesday? New adventures for Black Panther and Cade Skywalker and reprints of old gems from awesome artists like Moebius, Amanda Conner, and Stan Sakai. It's always comic book Wednesday somewhere. » 12/14/10 9:00am 12/14/10 9:00am

Get a complete rundown on the future of Marvel movies, plus Torchwood's…

The head of Marvel Studios reveals their next four movies, which characters he wants to see get movies, and little things to look out for in The Avengers and Thor. A veteran of ER is joining the Torchwood cast. Spoilers! » 12/14/10 6:00am 12/14/10 6:00am

Major Hollywood star could be joining the District 9 followup, plus…

District 9 director Neil Blomkamp's next film could feature a huge star. The Spider-Man reboot casts a super-villain's child, while we learn who won't be in Captain America and The Avengers. Which actress will be the new Barbarella? Spoilers! » 12/13/10 6:00am 12/13/10 6:00am

Djimon Hounsou still wants to be your live-action Black Panther

Djimon Hounsou did the voice of Black Panther in a short-lived animated series, and he was in line to play the part if there'd been a third Fantastic Four movie. But Hounsou tells io9 he's still dying to play T'Challa. » 12/02/10 3:21pm 12/02/10 3:21pm

5 weird examples of superheroic identity swapping

Marvel recently announced that Black Panther would replace Daredevil as "The Man Without Fear." This switcheroo isn't the first time a superhero or superteam's had an identity crisis. Here's five of these strange occasions.

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