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Can Adamantium cut through Superman?

Is it possible that the strongest unbreakable metal adamantium can cut through Superman's skin ?
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Did Captain America actually illustrate his own comics at some point?

Part of my long-running series of calling out TV Tropes. The TV Tropes page Recursive Canon says this: At various times, Captain America has been the artist for the in-universe Captain America ...
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Can Ant-Man solve world hunger?

Can Pym Particles be used to take an ordinary apple, blow it up to the size of a building and feed an entire town?
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Who does Chewbacca meet at the end of his comic series?

Spoilers for the 2015 Chewbacca series below. At the end of the Chewbacca comic series, Chewie returns to Kashyyyk and reunites with some Wookiees. Do we know the names of these Wookiees, or ...
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Why do people say Kurt Wagner (a.k.a Nightcrawler) is a prankster?

I've only seen one example, in "Divided We Fall" where Nightcrawler has a prank war with Wolverine but other than that, nothing.
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As Goliath, did Clint Barton ever take advantage of his Hawkeye skills?

In my quest to read all Hulk comics, I recently read Avengers #88 and Sub-Mariner #35. In both these comics, Clint Barton makes an appearance as Goliath. This is the same Clint Barton better known as ...
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Has Bruce Banner ever received legal punishment for his behavior as the Hulk?

I read The Incredible Hulk #153: The World, My Jury! recently. In that comic, the Hulk/Banner is put on trial for his many crimes. It's a kangaroo court, with Matt Murdock (Daredevil) serving as his ...
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Who, other than Thanos, has ever broken Captain America's shield?

While equipped with the Infinity Gauntlet (I think), Thanos made light work of Captain America's shield. Has anyone else ever successfully broken it? I'm happy to accept non-canon answers, ...
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Is Quicksilver aging faster while moving at extreme speed?

Quicksilver is known for having the incredible power of moving super fast and disturbing time-reality as a result. As we can see in the movie in this special scene, he is moving so fast that time ...
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Has Steve Rogers ever explicitly endorsed or supported a political party, politician or candidate?

In order to keep them relatable, the political views of superheroes are rarely revealed. However, Captain America is often promoted as an ideal American citizen, and ideal American citizens are ...
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What comics follow MCU Agent Coulson and Agents of SHIELD?

I'm new to the sprawling Marvel Multiverse am trying to follow the characters from the television Agents of SHIELD in comics. What comics follow MCU Agent Coulson and Agents of SHIELD? Where do the ...
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Who owns the Infinity Stones?

Given that the Infinity Stones are just lying around before they have been found and kept away, who originally created and owns them? Is there any MCU or comics answer?
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What is known about these “Captain Raygun” characters?

In X-Men 2 you see in a very short scene the name of a jet-pilot, CAPT. RAYGUN MacLAI. I googled a bit, but only found a name from battlestar galactica which sounds similar, Captain Raymond "Raygun"...
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What happened to Jamie Maddox's other duplicate?

We only see one of Multiple Man's duplicates, the one who goes into the 'Bishop' future. When this duplicate Jamie wakes up. Does that mean the other duplicate is already dead?
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Who is Julian Keller and why is X-23 so torn up about them?

During the final encounter with Lady Deathstryke, X-23 is 'let loose' on her and shouts about Julian Keller. I don't recall anyone from the book called Julian, let alone then encountering Lady ...
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Marvel now! (Reboot) canon

Is marvel rebooting (again) after civil war 2 and going back to the name marvel now? If so will all the old marvel now titles be in continuity? Thanks!
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When/how did the marauders capture Rogue?

It transpires during Messiah CompleX that the Marauders have captured Rogue. When did this happen? I thought Rogue was too powerful to be kidnapped by anyone. Mystique mentions ...Strain 88, ...
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In which issues did Professor X let Scott down?

During the Messiah Complex, Scott (Cyclops) gives Professor X a dressing down and mentions several times he's let Scott down Left brother in space (Havok/Vulcan) Lied about the danger room Lied ...
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What caused the explosion in Coopertown?

When Hope was born in the Messiah Complex, there was an explosion (referenced later on by a news presenter: At approximately 10:20pm last night, local residents were rocked by a series of ...
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How did the Marauders know about Hope in the Messiah Complex?

At the beginning of Messiah Complex, the Marauders are already on the scene when Hope is born. Later on we find out that the Marauder's have access to Nimrod (the robot, not Elmer Fudd) 'future tech'....
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How did the Purifiers know about Hope in Messiah Complex?

At the beginning of Messiah Complex, the Purifiers are already on the scene when Hope is born. Later on we find out that The Reverend Stryker found out about it from a prophecy, which is not ...
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When does the Punisher surrender to the Avengers in a theme park?

I remember reading an extract of a recent Punisher comic, and need help identifying the exact issue/series it came from. I read it a few years ago, so between 2013 and 2015. The style is similar to, ...
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Does Wolverine ever donate organs? [duplicate]

Do we ever see Wolverine donating his organs or blood? Thanks to his healing factor, he can grow them back in no time, so do we ever see any examples of him donating his organs or blood to science or ...
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Is the only way a symbiote can truly die, by choice?

I found this image on Facebook recently. Did Venom ever say this, and if he did, is it true? I've included the MCU tag because I know he's in Spider-Man 3, but it's been a few years since I ...
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Which version of Spider-Man does Stan Lee like the best?

There are versions of Spider-Man in the Spider-Man Trilogy, The Amazing Spider-Man, and in Captain America: Civil War. Which movie Spider-Man does the creator of Spider-Man (Stan Lee) consider to be ...
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Korath, the Pursuer?

In other properties, Korath and Ronan are both members of the Kree government. Korath is the founder of the Pursuer Corps, which is "similar in function to the U.S. Marshal system". Ronan is the ...
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Which Marvel superhero has fought against the most fellow superheroes? [closed]

It seems throughout the comics there are a lot of confrontations between the "good guys", such as Thor & Iron Man in the first Avengers movie. Which "good guy/gal" character is most prone to fight ...
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Do Free Comic Book Day comics from DC or Marvel contain important plot?

If they do, will they sell them in the future? I'm asking because I'm worried that there might be an important plot point in a series I'm following, and I might not be able to get the free comic. I ...
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Angela's Continuity

I became aware of the character Angela because she appears in the game Avengers Alliance 2. Out of curiosity, I did some research into her background, and found it to be somewhat novel. She was ...
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Who's the child and her mother that can “talk to flowers” in Ruins?

In Ruins (1995), a Marvel Comics limited series, there is a child who says that she has a mother that "talks to flowers". Who's the child and who is her mother? I was able to identify many of the ...
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What is Deadpool's typical weapon set?

In the film, we see two extremes - he either has basically no weapons other than his swords and one gun (in-universe, because he forgets the bags, out of universe because the studio was too cheap for ...
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How were Wolverines joints not frozen when he was injected with the Adamantium? [duplicate]

So if we think about it they just poured/injected liquid Adamantium over Wolverines bones... but should it not have pooled in between his joints and locked them like glue does if you put it on ...
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How were all of Wolverine's bones covered with Adamantium?

OK, so in the X-Men Origins: Wolverine movie, we see clearly for the first time how his bones became covered with Adamantium but it raises another question... How were all of his bones covered with ...
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Are the bones that make up Wolverine's inner ear Adamantium?

Since the inner workings of the ear are made of bones, does that mean that his inner ear is also coated in Adamantium?
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Can Wolverine get cavities?

Just got out of a dental appointment and I was wondering this about Wolverine: Can he get cavities? Does his teeth regenerate? If they're part of his skeletal system, why aren't they covered in ...
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Are Colossus's good manners and gentlemanly demeanor because he's Russian?

In the comics, are Colossus's good manners and gentlemanly demeanor because he's Russian? At least, he seems to be strongly attempted to fit a stereotypical Russian "intelligentsia" - down to ...
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Can Cerebro measure the strength of a mutant?

Cerebro is the mutant detector device designed, built and extensively employed by Professor Xavier to locate fellow mutants across the world. Cerebro amplifies the telepathic power of the user, who ...
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Can Mystique become the Hulk if she shapeshifts into Bruce Banner? [duplicate]

I know that she can't acquire another mutant's powers by becoming them, but what about someone like Bruce Banner? He is not a mutant, and neither is the Hulk. Banner's "power" is practically an ...
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How to find all issues in which a comic character appeared? [closed]

If you search for the comics in which a character appears on comicvine or marvelwiki, you mostly get links to a series (like 'The Avengers United', etc). How can we find out the exact issues in which ...
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If Thor is the god of thunder, why does he control lightning, even indoors?

Okay, I can kind of deal with him being the god of thunder and controlling lightning since thunder is a product of the former. The thing I have a real problem with is when he controls lightning ...
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Who are the “fittest” in Apocalypse's vision of the future?

The mutant En Sabah Nur, commonly known (amongst family, friends, comic afficionados) as Apocalypse, has a very core belief which acts as a guiding principle for his master scheme, as shown in the ...
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Which studio owns the rights to the Watcher?

I understand that the first time that the Watcher shows up in the comics is in the Fantastic Four to warn about Galactus, but he is involved throughout several events in the Marvel Universe (such as ...
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Does Hulk have magically expanding shorts? [duplicate]

When Banner transforms into Hulk there's usually some shirt-shedding involved, as this video demonstrates. Watches, shoes, belts etc. are similarly ripped off. Yet Hulk always seems to be able to keep ...
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Is Tony Stark exaggerating about the potential espionage threat in the Marvel Universe?

Specialized Espionage Services While Tony is on a meet and greet using his smoothest moves on a world-class biological engineering genius, Dr. Amara Perera, who figured out, in an afternoon, how to ...
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What is the reason behind the superhero righteousness of beating people silly?

Most of the superheros from comics (and now their movies) believe very strongly that they mustn't kill. They all believe in it so strongly that they go to any extent to prove that to the antagonist (...
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Why was Alex Summers in prison?

Towards the beginning of X-Men: First Class, Charles and Erik visit a prison to recruit Alex Summers (later taking the moniker of Havok), but I don't recall any explanation offered as to why he's ...
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Why do the Guardians of the Galaxy have Captain America's shield?

In Issue 22 of Guardians of the Galaxy, we see that the Guardians have what appears to be Captain America's shield in their homeship. It probably isn't the real thing, given that Captain America ...
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Is Yo-Yo's power actually tied to her heartrate?

In Agents of SHIELD, Elena "Yo-Yo" Rodriguez explains that she can use her powers to move at super speeds for the duration of "one heartbeat" before she snaps back to her starting location. Is this a ...
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Are Hawkeye's glasses special?

In some of his more recent appearances, Hawkeye sports either glasses or goggles of some sort. In any continuity, is his eyewear special in anyway compared to normal glasses? Or are they just ...