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Why does Thanos end up inside the Soul Stone?

In Avengers: Infinity War, after Thanos apparently escapes Thor's Stormbreaker axe by snapping his finger, why does he end up inside the Soul Stone? What exactly does the Soul Stone moment mean? Is it ...
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Do we know if the upcoming Black Widow movie would contain spoilers for upcoming events in the chronological MCU timeline? [closed]

We know that Black Widow is set after Captain America: Civil War and before Avengers: Infinity War. Would the movie contain spoilers for future Marvel movies in the chronological timeline, such as ...
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Why does this character kill Sparky in WandaVision? [closed]

In WandaVision S01e05, named On a Very Special Episode..., the twins of Wanda and Vision find a dog and eventually they decide to adopt it, naming it Sparky. However, later in the same episode, the ...
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Is Iron Man: Armored Adventures a purely stand alone series, or does this version of Tony exist in some other universe outside of 616?

In 2009, Marvel created a CGI series. *Iron Man: Armored Adventures. While this was likely done to capitalize on the MCU film Iron Man that came out around the same time, it took an entirely ...
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What did the Phoenix Force do to the Phoenix Five?

After Avengers vs. X-Men I know Cyclop's optic blasts destabilized but how were the others affected?
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Was this WandaVision twist revealed before episode 7?

In the latest episode of WandaVision, we learn that We're then shown (in flashback) a number of pieces of footage from various different angles that clearly indicate what was going on. If I'd been ...
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Why didn't Thor lose his power?

In Thor: Ragnarok, Valkyrie told Thor this about Hela: Her power comes from Asgard the same as yours Thor's plan was to unleash Surtur who destroys Asgard, which weakens Hela allowing Surtur to kill ...
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Why is Secret Wars kept secret?

I mean, when the Earths from multi-universes collide with each other and everything is in danger, the heroes in Illuminati try to figure out how to save the world, in secret. However, under this ...
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Why does he call himself Mister Fantastic?

The Marvel superhero team known as the Fantastic Four is made up of (get this) four members, three of whom have power appropriate names. Invisible Woman turns invisible Human Torch sets himself ...
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Was the name “Thanos” derived from “Thanatos”, the name of the Greek god of death?

This is intended to be an out-of-universe question I recently learned of Thanatos the Greek god of death, and I could not help but notice how similar the name Thanos is to the name Thanatos. This got ...
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Can Wolverine get exhausted by physical training?

Wolverines (Logan) healing properties are well known. In physical training, there is a condition known as Overtraining: Overtraining is a result of not properly recovering between workouts on a ...
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Dark (mature) female comics character who burns rapists' penises with her heat-based powers

I remember seeing this video on YouTube, I think it was a Top 10 Nerd video where this female character would find rapists and burn their dicks off with her heat-based power. Does anyone know who that ...
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Spider-Man comic with him complaining about New York

Looking for a comic with Spider-Man riding in or on a cab or car (holiday theme as well). He's had a terribly stressful day and asks, "God why do you hate New Yorkers?" Late 80s early 90s?
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When was Deadpool first described as “The Merc with a Mouth” in comics?

Specifically, I would like to know whether it was before or after the movie in which he did not have a mouth.
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Who is this red coated magician in “Marvel Super Heroes in War of the Gems”?

There is a point in the SNES game Marvel Super Heroes In War of the Gems where you arrive at a volcano, and the only way to proceed forward is to fly over the magma field. At that point in the game, ...
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What happened to the Cross Particles stolen by Mitch Carson?

I re-watched Ant-Man last night and noticed something I hadn't either picked up on before or paid much attention to. Amidst the hubbub and fighting after Scott breaks out and Hank gets shot, Mitch ...
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How wide/long is the Quinjet from the MCU?

I've been working on my own worldbuilding project for the last 2 years, and I've recently started working on vehicles. I'm designing a ship similar to a Quinjet, but designed for further travel so it ...
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In this drawing of the Avengers, who's the guy on the right?

In Spider-Man: Homecoming, the very first scene shows a kid's drawing of the Avengers' battle with aliens in New York City: Who's the guy on the right hand side with the sword? At first I thought it ...
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What does the name “Black Widow” mean in the MCU?

In the MCU, we rarely see anyone call "Black Widow". There are a few cases, such as in Age of Ultron during the "lifting the hammer" scene: James Rhodes: Come on, Cap. [Steve ...
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Did HYDRA join the USSR when WW2 ended in the MCU?

We see in Captain America: The Winter Soldier that HYDRA has a base in Siberia but now I’m wondering did HYDRA join the USSR after the war ended or did they just have an alliance in some way?
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Why did Tandy see what she saw?

When Tandy touches Alex's hand shortly before they return from the Dark Dimension, she sees his hopes, which appear to consist of having the powers of all the other runaways. This makes her reluctant ...
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Why is Jeffrey hanging out with Tamara?

When the runaways return from the Dark Dimension, many things have changed. Nico's father Robert is in love with and working for Morgan, for instance, and Alex's father Jeffrey is all chummy with ...
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What is the symbol that “the watcher” has in WandaVision?

The WandaVision TV series takes place in some unknown reality (to me at least having not seen any material outside the show). At the end of the first episode we see that an unknown individual is ...
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Are these Dark Dimensions the same?

The Dark Dimension shows up in Doctor Strange, Runaways, and Cloak and Dagger. Now, when Nico uses the staff, her eyes and the area around them develop a pattern very similar to that of Caecilius and ...
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What happened to Andre?

In the final episode of the second season of Cloak and Dagger, Tandy and Tyrone confront Andre in his world (the Dark Dimension, perhaps). They manage to catch him by surprise, and Tandy stabs him ...
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How exactly is Miles Morales (1610) camouflage power explained to work in-universe?

That's about it: I'm asking about the possible mechanics of Miles’ power, as they explain it in comic canon. Also curious as to the "Real world" possible explanation, but trying to basically ...
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Why were there so many portals in Avengers: Endgame?

In the "Portals" scene, I counted about 17 portals, which seems way too much for all the people who came: 1 for Wakanda fighters (Black Panther, Bucky, Falcon, etc.) 1 for Titan planet (...
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Did the writers plan this plot twist from the beginning?

At the beginning of the first season, the power of the Staff of One is presented in strictly MCU technobabble fashion. It does quantum something or other to make the user's will come into effect in ...
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Did the events of “One More Day” erase Mary Jane's pregnancy from the timeline?

The controversial One More Day storyline from 2008 famously altered Marvel Earth-616 history so that Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson were never married. In the revised timeline, a random mishap ...
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After Mar-Vell was murdered, how come the Tesseract got transported back to her secret laboratory?

I believe that when Yon-Rogg attempted to kill Danvers, she responded immediately by shooting right at the heart of the light speed engine where the Tesseract was located. The sudden explosion then ...
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Has the Marvel power grid been completely removed from their website? I cannot find it anywhere

Has the Marvel power grid been completely removed from their website? I cannot find it anywhere... does anyone have a link to one?
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Why did clothes dust away in Thanos's snap?

During Thanos's snap, which was supposed to wipe away half the population, also all clothes were dusted away, including Bucky's arm, even though the gun he was holding at the time didn't dust away. ...
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X-Men Cinematic Universe Viewing Order

Now that The New Mutants film has been released and the next X-Men film will be most likely be MCU and not part of the X-Men Cinematic Universe, I plan on watching all 12 films, but also the 2 tv ...
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Why did Thanos go to Titan?

During Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos stops at his home planet Titan, before going to Wakanda. Why did he need to go there? Why not go to Wakanda, where the fight was happening?
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Did the Japanese Spider-Man ever have a TV crossover with any other Super Sentai characters?

The main reason I'm asking this is because I plan to start watching the Japanese Spider-Man with my fiancee, and while doing research, I found that there was apparently another Marvel inspired Super ...
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Has Thor fought with himself from a different timeline?

In Marvel comics, time travel exists, so it is possible for two versions of the same person from different timelines to meet. I would like to know if Thor ever fought another version of himself from a ...
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Original IP comic based on unused Hulk story, centers around domestic abuse?

I feel like I'm going crazy here. Very possible I dreamed this or something. I remember reading somewhere that there was an alternate version of Bruce Banner's backstory of child abuse, one that got ...
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What does Roberto mean when he says “Dish duty is really trimming down the wardrobe”?

ROBERTO: Dish duty is really trimming down the wardrobe. What does it mean?
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What “things” is Roberto referring to?

High Sonic detected energy while Dani was dreaming about a deadly tornado. The power tripped because of it so Roberto turned on the power: Roberto: You couldn't pay me a million dollars...to go in ...
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Why did Loki say Thor can't see Jane if he destroys the Bifrost when space travel was a thing?

In Thor, we see Loki saying to Thor that if he destroys the bridge then he won't be able to see Jane again. It is further confirmed in The Avengers that Odin had to use dark magic to send Thor to ...
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How could Thanos please the Mistress Death by killing half of the lives in universe?

Why would Thanos' killing half of the life in the universe please Mistress Death? I mean, all men are doomed to die when their lifetime comes to an end. Mistress Death could just wait and watch; the ...
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In Endgame, aren't the Avengers just changing their OWN timelines?

What I take away from the whole "Back To The Future is a bunch of bullshit"-conversation, is that the Avengers can't ever "truly" undo the Snap. "When you travel to the past, ...
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Did Thunderbolt Ross dye his hair after The Incredible Hulk and why?

Thunderbolt Ross was depicted with blonde-white hair and moustache in the movie The Incredible Hulk. But his appearance in this aspect was changed in other MCU films. His moustache became near black, ...
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What are Thanos's motivations for destroying the Infinity Stones?

Concerning his motivation to destroy the stones, Thanos stated that: The universe required correction. After that, the stones served no purpose beyond temptation. I am wondering who is being tempted ...
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Has Peter ever shared his secret web formula with the other Spiders?

I'd assume that Spider-Girl (or sometimes also called as Spider-Woman and is the daughter of Peter and MJ Parker) may have received the formula from her dad. However, speaking of the other spiders (...
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Is the building Spider-Man slings through at the end of Far From Home real?

At the end of Far From Home Spider-Man swings through New York to pick up MJ. He glides through a skyscraper that has a tree filled terrace halfway up. Is this a real building in New York?
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Why didn't Hank Pym carry Scott Lang in his 'tank' key chain?

In Ant-Man, when the good guys infiltrated PYM corps to destroy the Yellowjacket prototype. It would be much easier if Pym would have sneaked Scott Lang using his tank key chain rather the all the ...
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In the comics is Blade known to have a particular accent?

In the main Marvel comics continuity (Universe 616), Blade's background is that he was born and raised in Soho London, yet in all the other media (movies, live action TV show, cartoons) I have seen ...
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Does Miles Morales' invisibility power come with limits or tradeoffs?

I have not read the Miles Morales Spider-Man books. I just watched Into the Spider-Verse. Does the invisibility power come with limits or tradeoffs? It seems like a plot-breaker if he could just stay ...
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What happened to the Marvel timeline where Thor stole Mjolnir from himself?

In Avengers: Endgame, Thor goes back in time to extract the Reality Stone from Jame Foster, but when he does so, he also summons Mjolnir and takes it with him. Does that mean that the Thor in that ...

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