The New Mutants, the X-Men's sister squad, get snazzy new wardrobes

We've seen the core X-Men team receive new styles as of late (1, 2). Now their erstwhile farm team, the New Mutants, are boasting similarly sleek makeovers, courtesy of concept artist Daniel Govar and superhero costume design site Project Rooftop. Check out his takes on Warlock, Sunspot, and your other favorite mutant… » 1/16/12 4:15pm 1/16/12 4:15pm

5 Heroes Whose Powers Will Kill Them

Heroes' Hiro Nakamura isn't the only character to find that their superpowers may ultimately be responsible for their death. Here are five more fictional characters for whom the superhero dream comes at a potentially fatal price. » 9/28/09 11:45am 9/28/09 11:45am

20 Marvel Heroes Who Deserve A Shot At The Movie Big Time

If Marvel really wants to make four movies a year, then they're going to have to dig deep into their toybox to find enough characters to fill them. Luckily, we're here to help out with some suggestions. » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm

Marvel's Potential Trippy SF Franchises

Warlock
The Pitch: "Man's struggle against himself made flesh."
The Explanation: Artificially created to be the perfect human, Adam Warlock struggles against his own evil side... literally; his nemesis, the Magus, is a future version of himself gone bad, and attempting to speed along the transformation. Is the only… » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm

Marvel's Potential Thriller Franchises

Hawkeye
The Pitch: "Mr. & Mrs. Smith, but with spies instead of assassins."
The Explanation: While Hawkeye's been kicking around with the Avengers, Defenders and even Thunderbolts for years, the ideal Hawkeye movie should avoid all that and skip straight to Jim McCann's recent New Avengers: The Reunion mini-series -… » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm

Marvel's Potential Fantasy Franchises

Doctor Strange
The Pitch: "Harry Potter meets Nip/Tuck."
The Explanation: What happens when one of the world's greatest surgeons loses the full use of his hands in a car accident? If your answer is "He goes to Tibet and becomes the world's greatest magician," then you clearly know your Strange. We're saying, keep him… » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm

Marvel's Potential Comedy Franchises

Power Man and Iron Fist
The Pitch: "Shanghai Noon meets 48 Hours. Meets I'm Gonna Git You Sucka."
The Explanation: Yes, yes, I know that Luke Cage has a respectable career with the New Avengers these days, and Iron Fist has his own series back, but these two characters (Both born of Marvel's 1970s bandwagon-jumping… » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm

Marvel's Potential Action Franchises

Nova, the Human Rocket
The Pitch: "Spider-Man meets The Last Starfighter."
The Explanation: Rich Rider, an everyday American teenager, is chosen by the last surviving member of intergalactic police force the Nova Corps, to take his place and defend the universe from the space pirate who's out to kill them all. Part … » 6/14/09 1:00pm 6/14/09 1:00pm