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Could Reed Richards survive a point blank gunshot to the head?

The image in this answer shows Reed's body stretching under a massive impact. I'm wondering what sort of impact would be too much for him to sustain, that would overload his stretching powers. A gun ...
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What did Bruce Banner whisper to General Ross in Hulk #3?

In Hulk #3 (2008), Tony Stark is watching video footage of when Doc Samson & General Thaddeus Ross visited Bruce Banner at his cell under Gamma Base. At the end of the visit, Banner whispers ...
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Does Mr. Fantastic have to wear fantastic clothes?

Reed Richards can safely stretch up to 1500 feet, and I assume (feel free to correct me) that the clothes he was wearing when he was first bombarded with the cosmic rays were altered along with him, ...
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Is there a reason that the Noir & 2099 universes are being ignored in film? [on hold]

Just out of curiosity, I was wondering: does anybody know any legitimate reason as to why the Noir and 2099 universes are being ignored in film by Marvel? After all, something like X-Men Noir ...
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Can Iron Man's armor in Sentry mode, or Iron Legion, hold Mjolnir?

If Iron Man isn't inside his suit of armor, and is allowing his AI to control it, or if Iron Man is using his AI-controlled extra suits and bots, can the armors/bots then lift and wield Mjolnir? I ...
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Which Earth-616 Marvel character has the highest kill count?

In the Marvel universe, there are a lot of heroes who kill their opponents quite regularly. We occasionally see questions about this aspect of the universe - such as "How many people has Daredevil ...
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Looking for a sci-fi horror comic book about a cyborg

Can anyone help me find an old sci-fi horror comic - I read it at least 25-35 years ago - not being able to remember the title has been driving me crazy for months. Here's what I remember of the ...
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How far can Mr. Fantastic/Plastic Man/Elongated Man stretch?

Is it an infinite amount or do they eventually start tearing?
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Are Spider-Man & Deadpool the only characters who have met alternate versions of themselves? [closed]

As I understand it, Spider-Man has met alternative versions of himself on several different instances, such as the Noir, 2099, & Ultimate alternates, at one point teaming up with them and other ...
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What should Spider-Man look like? [closed]

This question stems from the recent controversy over the new choice of Spider-Man for the upcoming Captain American movie. There was people who claimed it was unfair, that they chose another white ...
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When was Thor first portrayed as an advanced alien, not a god?

As so many fans are so fond of pointing out, the Asgardians in the MCU are not actually gods, but rather a super-advanced alien race. Their "magic" is merely technology, their lives are limited. Any ...
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Is Wolverine an organ donor?

I was curious about the nature of Wolverine's healing abilities and some of its oddities. I've heard that Angel can provide limited healing via blood donation. Are there any canon examples of ...
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Why don't super heroes hands break [closed]

I started doing muay thai and in the following days my hands were aching although i wear boxing gloves and wrap my hands. Super heroes do a lot of punching and stuff and most of them don't wear proper ...
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Has Thing ever bled?

I'm not sure exactly to what extent his body is composed of rock. In order to be alive I'm assuming he has organs and blood and such. His tongue and eyes look human enough and they require blood ...
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Can Daredevil distinguish colors?

In the recent Netflix Daredevil series, when receiving his first official armor at the end of the first season, Matt is told that "the red parts" offer one kind of protection, while "the black parts" ...
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is Psylocke's Psi Blade visible to others?

In either 616 or Ultimate universe, is Psylocke's psionic blade visible to normal people? Since it's psychic energy, I've always just guessed it was only visible to those with physic preys Powers, ...
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Is there a comic detailing how the dystopian future in X-Men: Days of Future Past came about?

I like reading about dystopian storylines, so I'm wondering if there's a comic that shows how humanity started descending into chaos after the Sentinels became activated.
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Does the 2000 series Marvel Boy take place on Earth-616?

There is a 6-issue mini series from 2000, by Grant Morrison, called Marvel Boy, which focuses on the adventures of a new character (who is never called Marvel Boy) named Noh-Varr. Noh-Varr himself is ...
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Has Daredevil every purposely killed someone, knowing what he was doing?

I know on principle Daredevil doesn't kill, and I know there are just a few cases where he has accidentally killed someone, but I was wondering if there were any times where he, without a doubt, ...
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Has the Marvel Cinematic Universe made any mention of S.W.O.R.D.?

Especially since it seems a lot of intergalactic stuff is heading towards Earth I wonder if SHIELD's outer space sibling has made any appearances yet.
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Help me identify this Marvel timeline/universe

This is only a brief question, as the information I have to go from is literally just this picture I stumbled on googling Marvel pics for my laptop background. The site hosting it was a dead end (just ...
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Have Spider-Man and The Hulk ever fought in the comics?

Just wondering if Spider-Man and The Hulk have ever fought in the comics, and who won if they have?
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How does Ant Man size up against other Marvel heroes?

To what extent has Ant Man interacted with other Marvel heroes such as the X-Men, the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, etc.? Has he fought alongside them (or perhaps against them) in any of ...
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What do we know about Cyclops' eye dimension?

So while reading through some old questions and answers I came across this answer: http://scifi.stackexchange.com/a/33326/44765 In it, it is said that Cyclops doesn't feel recoil from his eye beams ...
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Is the “Hulked Out Heroes” storyline canon?

I haven't read the storyline yet, but I have seen some rather compelling bits and pieces of it, and based on what I have seen, I really want this to be canonical, not a "What If?" type of alternative ...
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Do stories about a Batman-like character exist in the Marvel Universe?

Reading through an old issue of Black Panther, I came across this panel: (from Black Panther (1998) #56). This is a pretty obvious reference to Batman villains Penguin and Riddler; it's not even a ...
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Has any Marvel superhero crossed into the Star Wars universe

Marvel at one point was putting out one-off comics that had to do with a What If scenario in which one of their main characters did something completely against that characters main tenents. During ...
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Has the Hulk ever held any Infinity Stone?

Is The Hulk powerful enough to wield any of the Infinity Stones? In The Avengers/Avengers Assemble, he is shown to dominate a fight with both the Asgardians - Thor and Loki. Does that in any way ...
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Has Magneto ever abducted an enemy and held them hostage for any length of time?

I am currently working on an X-Men fan fiction story which acts as a modern retelling of the original Stan Lee/Jack Kirby stories. After after having the X-Men defeat Magneto the first time, I was ...
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Who would win in a fight between Spider-Man and Captain America?

Do we know who would win in a fight between Captain America and Spider-Man? Have they ever fought in the comics?
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How did the Marvel Zombie plague start?

I recently read "Marvel Zombies vs. Army of Darkness", and it reveals that the Zombie Plague seen on Earth-2149 started when How was this character infected, though? If he's Patient Zero, then ...
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If the Marvel Zombies hadn't turned Wolverine, could his healing factor have been utilized to supply them with meat indefinitely?

Since he can regrow tissue/muscle/etc., seems as if he would be a perfect self-regenerating source of food.
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Can Thor wield any Infinity Stone?

Thor is an Asgardian. Are Asgardians powerful enough to hold an Infinity Stone? Similarly, being gods, will Odin, Loki or Heimdall be able to wield any of the Infinity Stones?
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Has Uncle Ben ever received super powers?

A common expression regarding comic book death was once “The only people who stay dead in comics are Bucky, Jason Todd, and Uncle Ben”. - Wikipedia: Comic book death Uncle Ben's death is one of ...
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Why is it that Cyclops and Havok are immune to each other's powers? Does this apply to all mutant siblings?

I know Havok has a limited degree of energy absorption powers, but Cyclops doesn't and he's still immune to Havok's abilities.
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Why does Thor burn an imprint when he flies? [duplicate]

This is NOT a duplicate because this question does not mention the bifrost while the other question does. The two questions have very different levels of abstraction and are thus very different from ...
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Will this character appear in another movie?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron Marvel has a long history of Is there anything from the rich annals of the Marvel comics to suggest that we might see them again?
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Does Thor dislike kids?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, when the Avengers retreat to Hawkeye's farm to recover, Thor steps on a child's toy, crushing it. The little girl looks up at Thor with confusion and Thor looks as if he ...
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What characters from the Marvel Classic Comic Universe are known to have lifted Mjolnir?

I know that Beta Ray Bill, Cap'n and Storm have lifted Mjolnir at some point in the classic comic universe. Excluding omnipotent beings (like Odin) other comic series (like 2099, ultimates, etc) ...
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What did Veronica spray on Hulk in Age of Ultron?

In Age of Ultron, after Wanda Maximov sends Hulk into a rampage, Tony Stark has to call in Veronica to Pacify Hulk because Natasha is not available to pacify him. Veronica sprays Hulk with a lot of ...
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Why is Captain America disappointed with SHIELD?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, when Stark is about to bring The Vision to life over Captain America's objection, Captain America says that "the Avengers were supposed to be different than SHIELD.". ...
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Does the Hulk's size increase as he gets angrier, or does he only increase in strength?

The answer to this question suggests that it seems that the Hulk gets bigger as he gets angrier, but the answerer wasn't sure about this. Is there a definitive answer? As the Hulk gets more and more ...
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Is Mjolnir either sentient, or semi-sentient?

In his comment on this far inferior question, Richard stated that Mjolnir appears to be at least semi-sentient. Based on my hazy recollections of reading my brother's Thor comics when I was little, I ...
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Are there clear cut rules about what constitutes “lifting” Mjolnir?

Apparently, there are many loopholes in the "only one who is worthy can lift Mjolnir" thing. Among these loopholes: If you are reasonably strong, you can lift Thor while he is holding Mjolnir. ...
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How do the Avengers communicate?

In the Age of Ultron, the individual Avengers talk to each other over long distances. Like Captain America is in Sokovia and he just starts talking to Tony Stark who is in New York, expecting to get ...
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How does Romanov communicate with Barton in Age of Ultron

After Ultron captured Romanov in Age of Ultron, Stark asked Barton to find an off the grid way to communicate with Romanov. They used Morse code. How was the Morse code signal transmitted between ...
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How/when did Clint Barton and Natasha Romanov become friends?

In the first Agengers Assemble movie, Romanov states that she "has red on her ledger" because Fury sent Barton to kill her, but that Barton decided to spare her. She said she did not like having red ...
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Can the Hulk talk?

I was under the impression that The Hulk was incapable of speech, but I just saw The Avengers/Avengers Assemble again, and in the scene where Loki tells The Hulk to worship him as a God, The Hulk ...
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What is Laura Barton's history?

In Age of Ultron, Clint Barton reveals his wife to the Avengers when he takes them to his farm to recover off the grid. None of them recognize her because Fury set things up so that no one would know ...