That Time Mark Ruffalo Scared The Crap Out Of A Preschooler

Mark Ruffalo appeared on The Tonight Show recently, where he told a story about visiting his daughter's preschool and Hulking out on one of her classmates. » 11/22/14 12:51pm 11/22/14 12:51pm

Concept art for the Hulk-vs.-Insect-Men movie that never was and Billy…

Artist Benton Jew has worked on not one but three Hulk movie projects: Ang Lee's Hulk, Louis Leterrier's The Incredible Hulk, and a never-made film that with a script by Jonathan Hensleigh. Jew has shared artwork he created for those projects, including a mockup of Billy Crudup as Ang Lee's hulk. » 4/07/13 3:00pm 4/07/13 3:00pm

The Hulk reviews Mark Ruffalo's performance as... The Hulk.

Well this is just brilliant. The folks over at The New Yorker's Culture Desk recently asked everyone's favorite big, green film critic — Film Crit Hulk — to comment on Mark Ruffalo's Hulk in The Avengers. » 5/08/12 2:30pm 5/08/12 2:30pm

Minimalist superhero posters bisect Batgirl and Spider-Man into their…

Designer Danny Haas has created a series of weathered posters that split famed superheroes' personalities straight down the middle. For characters such as Jean Grey and Susan Richards, the divide is less obvious but no less charming. Here's hoping he makes a Multiple Man diagram that's shaped like a pie chart. You can… » 2/03/12 2:45pm 2/03/12 2:45pm

In a South Korean mall, you can see The Incredible Hulk using the…

Apparently there's a mall in Seoul where shoppers can ponder the biomechanics of The Incredible Hulk relieving himself, an act that requires a seismologist, an eight-person hazmat squad, and a charm of soothing from Dr. Strange. Add this to the list of unsanctioned superhero public art around the globe. » 2/03/12 6:40am 2/03/12 6:40am

Alex Pardee turns the world's greatest superheroes into freakish…

We've long been fans of Alex Pardee's nightmarish artwork. We've seen his children-digesting monster installation, his horrifying dream beasties, and his post-apocalyptic web series about a block-headed alien. Now, behold his freakish reinterpretations of beloved superheroes. » 1/28/12 10:00am 1/28/12 10:00am

Avengers fine art covers present The Hulk à la Michelangelo and Al…

Marvel's gearing up for the release of The Avengers with some curious promotions, but here's one that's pretty magnificent. Come April, Marvel will give select comics variant covers depicting Earth's Mightiest Heroes as illustrated by the likes of Rembrandt, Michelangelo, and Monet. Here's what they've unveiled so… » 1/24/12 10:20am 1/24/12 10:20am

Avengers colognes bottle the Hulk's radioactive body odor

In anticipation of Joss Whedon's upcoming superhero remake of the Night of 100 Stars, olfactory merchants JADS International have assembled a line of Avengers-themed fragrances. » 1/23/12 9:45am 1/23/12 9:45am

In Ecuador, insane giant sculptures of The Hulk and Hellboy invade on…

For New Year's Eve in Ecuador, massive paper-and-wood figures known as "años viejos" (Spanish for "old years") are burnt to usher out the past 365 days. These elaborate sculptures depict everyone from Chucky the evil doll to Cable from the X-Men, who are all summarily incinerated as the clock runs down. » 12/28/11 8:50pm 12/28/11 8:50pm

The Incredible Hulk arrested for selling cocaine in England

A man painted green like the Hulk and sporting "fancy dress" was arrested last spring for selling drugs outside of a nightclub in Coventry, England. Explains The Coventry Telegraph of the Hulk's run-in with the police: » 12/26/11 6:30am 12/26/11 6:30am

The Avengers international trailer shows off new scenes from Whedon's…

The only thing we want to see more of from Joss Whedon's Avengers flick isn't action or monsters or even plot details — we just want to watch this fractured family bicker. This new international trailer shows off some more banter, a few action shots of Captain in his upgraded suit, and the Black Widow and Hulk scene… » 12/19/11 7:50am 12/19/11 7:50am

Pooping Vampires And Giant Robots: A Chat With Guillermo Del Toro

In December, Dark Horse Comics will release the comic book adaptation of Chuck Hogan and Guillermo del Toro's vampire outbreak novel series The Strain. io9 recently spoke with del Toro about this hemoglobin-obsessed miniseries, and the prolific director also tantalized us with details of his upcoming screen projects,… » 11/29/11 7:05am 11/29/11 7:05am

The Star Trek sequel might feature a seriously unexpected alien race!

The latest batch of Dark Knight Rises rumors reveal the secret to Bane's success, how Catwoman's arc mirrors that of one of Batman's oldest foes, and which supporting character takes on a starring role in Christopher Nolan's final Batman movie. » 11/17/11 6:00am 11/17/11 6:00am

Tons of updates for Iron Man 3, Captain America 2, and Thor 2!

Chris Evans explains why Captain America's costume changes in The Avengers. Patrick Wilson talks his love for Prometheus. Mark Millar admits the window is closing for Kick-Ass 2. Plus some intriguing new hints for the Doctor Who finale! » 9/23/11 6:00am 9/23/11 6:00am

Remember when The Ramones met the Incredible Hulk?

In 1977, Irish punk fanzine Heat took a cue from KISS' encounter with Howard The Duck and introduced The Ramones to the most irascible hero in the Marvel Universe. It's way better than that time Hulk teamed up with toilet paper. » 9/06/11 7:30am 9/06/11 7:30am

The Coolest and Wrongest Spoilers of 2010!

For every real piece of news, there's a hundred crazy rumors and unconfirmed reports. This year provided tons of vital hints at future well as a lot of wonderfully ridiculous rumors. Here's the coolest and wrongest spoilers of 2010. » 12/31/10 6:40pm 12/31/10 6:40pm

Victorian society gets a new union of superlative steampunk heroes

Chet Phillips' illustrations have taken us to the steampunk Planet of the Apes and an alternate universe where Earth's greatest writers and artists are cats and dogs. His latest fantastical trading cards place familiar superheroes in the VIctorian era. » 12/04/10 7:45am 12/04/10 7:45am

Was Edward Norton snubbed for the role of Hulk in Joss Whedon's…

HitFix is reporting that Marvel's going with another actor to portray Bruce Banner in The Avengers instead of prior Hulk Ed Norton. Who? We should hear who's wearing the purple pants come Comic-Con. UPDATE: Norton's definitely out of the running. » 7/10/10 10:35am 7/10/10 10:35am

Marvel's Joe Quesada Spills About Comics, Movies And Internet Baiting

There's no denying that Marvel editor-in-chief Joe Quesada has revitalized the publisher, taking it from bankruptcy to dominating the comic industry and breaking into movies. We sat down with him at Comic-Con to find out what happens next. » 7/24/09 11:00am 7/24/09 11:00am

Cool and Crap Awards of the Week

At least two things happened in the worlds of science and science fiction last week. One of them was cool and the other was crap.

Coolest soul-searching by a giant green monster who reads Anne Rice: Last week saw the DVD release of season 4 of the Hulk TV series, and the 1980-81 season is widely regarded by fans as… » 6/07/08 1:09pm 6/07/08 1:09pm