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Questions tagged [marvel]

For questions about all Marvel Comics' and Marvel Studios' properties or the company as a whole, including decisions made by the studio regarding those properties. Only use with [comics] tag if limiting answers to comics, not movies or other works, use with the [marvel-cinematic-universe] tag if asking about that medium specifically. Otherwise add relevant media, character or series tags.

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Why does the black girl in this “Immortal Hulk” issue mention white privilege? [on hold]

This is a reading of Immortal Hulk #11 (2019): As the video maker points out, the characters are in Hell... and then she asks what's it like for the Hulk to feel ...
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Is Venom still going to be in the Secret Wars? [on hold]

I was just wondering if Venom — being that he has his own universe theatrically — will appear in the Secret Wars. Is that not the first appearance of the symbiote?
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Who are these characters shown in Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer?

In the recently released Spider-Man: Far from Home trailer there are some new unkhown characters. I already know there is but who are the others? Are these characters mentioned in comics? What are ...
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What does this inscription on the Infinity Gauntlet mean?

I was recently re-watching Avengers: Infinity War and I noticed that when Spider-Man, Ironman, Dr. Strange and the GoTG try to pull the gauntlet off of Thanos' hand, there is some sort of inscription ...
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Could Rocket revive Groot by replanting a piece of Thor's axe handle? [on hold]

In Avengers: Infinity War we see that but Thor's axe handle Could Rocket replant a piece of the axe handle and raise a new Groot?
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Who is the 'BFP' on Peter's suitcase?

The Spider-Man: Far from Home trailer is out. One thing that I clearly noticed in the trailer was the initials on the suitcase Peter is carrying-"BFP". Who is BFP? I guess it should be Uncle Ben, ...
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I thought Nick Fury went off the grid?

After seeing him and Maria in the Avengers: Infinity War post credits scene, and seeing him again in the recent Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, I was a bit confused. At the end of Captain America: ...
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Who is this half Thor, half Iron Man dude in the Spiderman: Far From Home trailer?

In the new Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, Jake Gyllenhaal is introduced as a new character. He seems to play a character who appears to be a hero; Who is this ...
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Is “Spider-Man: Far From Home” set before or after “Avengers: Endgame”?

The trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home has just been released: With Tom Holland being in this film it gives some interesting insight into what might happen in ...
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Why didn’t Ego collect the Infinity Stones to make the entire universe like himself?

Ego was alone in ALL of the universe for millions of years as he began to learn without being taught by any older being (that’s odd in itself, but not the question I'd like an answer to at this point ...
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Why Doesn't Storm Get More Creative With Her Elemental Powers [closed]

Since electromagnetism and electricity are the same force, why haven't we ever seen Storm bend metal via ferromagnetism manipulation? I've always been curious by this and why hasn't she performed this ...
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Why did Charles keep Shaw immobile?

Charles clearly understands that Erik is preparing to kill Shaw with the coin, and is emphatically trying to telepathically talk him out if it. When Charles realizes he is about to fail at this, why ...
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Did Thanos exclude certain alien races from the snap? [duplicate]

As far as I know, Thanos killed half of a number of alien species before he got the six Infinity Stones and did the rest. The races include: Gamora's species Nebula's species The other children of ...
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Why is Hulk enormous in “Old Man Logan”?

Apart from being villanous, Hulk has two (though likely related) main differences from usual version of Hulk: He shows monstrous strength even in his human form and he is also freakishly big in his ...
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Comic story arc/issue where Deadpool is eaten by zombies and the zombies all turn into Deadpool clones

I vaguely recall the details of a Deadpool comic book issue I read around 4-5 years ago. Here are a few details I remember: Deadpool eats a load of chimichangas during a zombie apocalypse and ...
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How did they capture all of the Symbiotes in the Venom movie?

At the start of the movie, they are already in the spaceship with the Symbiotes. So how were they able to capture the Symbiotes in the first place?
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Has Blob Ever Been Shown to Be Injured by Electrocution?

One of the main reasons I have started to wonder about this recently, is I can't find any instances of this happening, although I imagine that there are several characters who could use electrocution ...
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Identifying the writing inside T'Challa's shoes in this scene

Following up on the question asked here, what does the inscription inside the shoes mean?
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When is Runaways set?

I always thought Runaways was set roughly concurrent with the main MCU films and shows airing around the same time. However, in Runaways S02E08, we see the following line: STACY: There really is ...
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What is the movie referenced in Black Panther with the “automatic shoes”?

In Black Panther before T'Challa goes on his mission to capture/kill Klaue he visits Shuri for some new tech. Here she gives him some "automatic shoes": She then says the following: Shuri: Try ...
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Doctor Strange (2016), was the time loop connected to his death?

In the "Dormammu, I've Come To Bargain" scene, was the time loop keyed to restart immediately after Strange died or was it simply set to start again after a set period of time, perhaps a few minutes?
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How does the *in-universe* Marvel Comics handle sensitive information like secret identities?

I know that Marvel Comics, the company, exists within the Marvel universe, and that they publish authorized biographical comics about the "real" superheroes that live in that universe. But the comics ...
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Are Spiderman's Web Shooters Biological or Artificial? [duplicate]

I am confused. I thought Spiderman's ability to shoot web was through biologically built-in nodules in his wrists due to the mutations that happened when he was bitten by the spider. But then in MCU ...
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Are all of the new heroes in Infinity War classed as Avengers?

I realise that almost every MCU superhero — Doctor Strange, for example — is in the movie titled "Avengers: Infinity War". Does that mean that all of the new superheroes are now classed as an ...
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What are Karate Kid's abilities and are they similar to Deadpool's?

Does anyone know any more details about Karate kid from DC? I posted this pic of him fighting Marvel's Deadpool and noticed there are similarities in that both heroes have some hidden abilities. I ...
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How fast does the web fluid exit Spider-Man's web shooters?

As I was watching Spider-Man swing and grab, swing and grab, as he traveled post haste across the big screen, I thought his commute time was quite impressive. How fast does the web fluid exit from ...
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Does Doctor Strange know about the creation/creator of the Infinity Stones?

Who created the Infinity Stones/how did they come into existence? Doctor Strange has the Time Stone, so does he know about it? Also does he know about all of the Infinity Stones that exist?
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What relationship is there between the Tesseract in MCU and the mathematical object?

(Title inspired by What relationship is there between tesseracts in A Wrinkle in Time and the mathematical object?) Why is the Tesseract called "the Tesseract"? Is it really 4-dimensional? Related, ...
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Does Peter Parker have a Chemical Engineering degree?

In Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse during Peter reveals that he has a degree in Chemical Engineering. In the Marvel comics, does Peter Parker indeed have a degree in Chemical Engineering?
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Why is Hawkeye using a sword instead of bow and arrows? [closed]

In the Avengers: Endgame trailer, Hawkeye is using a sword instead of bow and arrows. Why?
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Why does Captain Marvel not age between the events of Captain Marvel and Avengers: Endgame? [closed]

We know that Captain Marvel is going to cast on screen in Avengers: Endgame and there are no reports that she is going to be old in the movie. She doesn't have a de-aging 'property' according to the ...
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If Wolverine can regenerate from any part of his body, why aren't their many Wolverines? [duplicate]

We know that Wolverine can regenerate any part of his body due to his DNA mutation. Therefore, every strand of his DNA contains his healing power. Wolverine has regenerated his whole body from just ...
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Has Toad Been Shown to Spit Quick Drying Adhesive Slime Prior to the first X-Men Movie?

Found this on the website Comic Vine recently: Toad’s body also secretes a quick drying adhesive that he spits at his opponents. It wraps around them and dries instantly, incapacitating them unless ...
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Why did this character become a villain in Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse?

So apparently, in Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse, My question is, how could
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What was the significance of these kids, if any?

At the beginning of Runaways season 2, the parents are called by the police, who have supposedly found their kids. Of course, it's the wrong group. However, this other group of children is extremely ...
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Why does Venom, in the Venom movie not have the same powers as spiderman [closed]

In the movie Venom, instead of using webs, Venom used parts of himself to swing him to safety. And he also clawed his way up a tall building instead of using webs and "sticky hands".
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What is Groot's body made of?

There have been questions such as "what species is Groot" but what I'm wondering is what exactly he is. He appears obviously to be simply wood, but he is an alien creature not from Earth and never ...
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Is it possible for Herr Kleiser to die?

In the Ultimates, Herr Kleiser seems pretty much indestructible, since he does not really have a true physical form until he takes someone's body over. Even when he is eaten by the Hulk, they have to ...
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Which dimensions from Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse exist in other works?

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse features versions of Spider-Man from various parallel dimensions. Are all of these "new" dimensions, or are they intended to be existing-dimensions within the Marvel ...
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Why is MCU Thanos inferior to his 616 counterpart? [closed]

In Thanos: Infinity Gauntlet, Thanos was extremely powerful with the Infinity Gauntlet, and would no way get severely injured by Thor's stormbreaker. With the IG, he knew what moves people would make ...
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Why did Venom keep spider thread after separating from Peter Parker?

In the 90's Spider-Man animated series Venom bonds with Peter Parker/Spider-Man. After their separation and after bonding with Eddie Brock Venom still creates spider webbing. Since Venom is an alien ...
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Did Stan Lee Have any input in the creation of the original comic book Deadpool?

One of the main reasons I was curious about this was I recently just watched the PG-13 re-release of Deadpool 2 (Once Upon A Deadpool) and at the end, there was a nice little tribute to Stan Lee where ...
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What Marvel paperbacks should I read to fully appreciate Toad's Brotherhood of Mutants?

As far as I know, Toad's Brotherhood of Mutants was first introduced in X-Force and included the characters of Blob, Phantazia, Pyro, and Sauron. I was therefore wondering which paperbacks I should ...
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Are There Any Marvel Paperbacks involving the Marvel group The Misfits?

Trying to find out as much info as I can about the Marvel group The Misfits, which consists of Toad, Frog-Man, and Spider-Kid. Are there any particular paperbacks where stories involving this group ...
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What “Wolverine and the X-Men” collections concern Toad & Husk's relationship?

Trying to find Wolverine and the X-Men paperbacks that deal with the relationship Toad built with Husk, up to the point where he joined the Hellfire Academy with her and Quentin Quire, and where the ...
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What Marvel paperback did Toad fight Eel and Wolverine in a Madripoor Tournament?

Looking for a paperback that contains the Madripoor Tournament where Toad used his tongue to crush Eel's neck and later fought Wolverine. Can anyone help?
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Is that Black Panther with an Infinity Gauntlet?

If you jump to 1:30 of this video, you'll find a being fighting with Thanos and both are equipped with an Infinity Gauntlet. Who is he? Is he really wearing an ...
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Why was this character treated as a good guy and buddy in the end of “X-Men: Apocalypse”?

The question contains spoilers, so if you didn't watch the movie, be warned! During the movie Apocalypse gathers a group of mighty mutants around him. While it seems that some form of mind control ...
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Why is Jefferson Davis-Morales working for PDNY (instead of NYPD)?

The movie Spider-man: into the Spider-verse focus on Miles Morales as the new Spider-man. What surprised me when watching the movie is that his father Jefferson Davis-Morales is a policeman working ...
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Any significance of “Endgame” in Avengers 4 title according to comics?

Avengers 4 title Avengers: Endgame was a long kept secret and it was said it can spoil the Infinity Wars: But how? How come this title was so big deal? Is this title ...