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Questions tagged [the-incredible-hulk]

For questions about The Incredible Hulk and the related franchise. Hulk is the angry, green skinned alter ego of Marvel Comic book character Dr. Bruce Banner. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and any other relevant universe tags (e.g. [comics]) or work tags (e.g. [age-of-ultron])

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Comic Identification: When did Hulk have a beard?

I'm not sure if this is even real or not - a friend just posted it on facebook. He's not a comic reader though, just liked the image I guess. Anyone know if this is from an actual story arc and which ...
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What does the Hulk's clap do?

When the Hulk claps it appears to generate enough force to send people flying. How does this work - is it wind due to the air being pushed out from between his hands, a sonic boom from the sound of ...
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Is The Hulk A Coward?

So, as you know, in Avengers: Infinity War, the Hulk took a pop at Thanos early in the film, catching him off-guard for a moment. Thanos, a far more powerful being than him, then beat him up easily. ...
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How strong is She-Hulk?

A recently posted question How many Hulks are there? lead to my first knowledge of a female hulk. The images show lots of curves and significantly less muscle mass then the Hulk I grew up with. She ...
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Is there an upper limit to the Hulk’s strength?

Most incarnations of The Hulk I've seen or read about state that he is as strong as he needs, basically meaning that there is no limit to how strong he can get. Is there any canon regarding this? ...
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Could the Hulk have an adamantium skeleton implanted?

If they managed to get adamantium onto Banner's skeleton (somehow repressing the change like they tried to do in the movie), and then allow him to become the Hulk - would this stop him from growing (...
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What were the sequence of events which led to this line up for the Fantastic Four?

I just came across this Fantastic Four cover online. I don't know a huge amount about the Fantastic Four, but this line up looks odd to me... Can anyone tell me how this came to be?
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Why does Professor Hulk wear glasses?

Professor Hulk is featured in Avengers: Endgame predominantly wearing glasses But why does he need glasses? Are we saying that Hulk has always been visually impaired?
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Can Bruce Banner Have Sex Without Becoming the Hulk?

In the marvel movies, they reference how Bruce Banner measures his heart rate and that if it gets too high, that he becomes the Hulk. In the avenger movie, he states how his trick is he is "always ...
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Why can't the Phoenix Five destroy the Red Hulk?

In Avengers #28: Phoenix-Frost then warns the others of the Phoenix-Five that they can't defeat him, and they should just remove him from the situation. Why did they fail to destroy him?
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In The Avengers, how is it possible that the Hulk can overpower the god Loki?

Hulk versus Loki was a funny clip in the movie The Avengers, but Loki is a god, isn't he? How can the Hulk be so much stronger than him?
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Could the Hulks procreate?

I just watched Planet Hulk. At the end the Hulk ends up with someone seemingly almost as powerful as he is. Are the Hulks (Green, Red, and She-Hulk) able to have children?
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Why Hulk didn't get teleported away in World War Hulk?

In World War Hulk we see that Hulk could beat almost anyone that stands in front of him. His physical strength is enough to draw against The Sentry, but why did no-one try to do something using magic ...
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Why was Hulk so intent on killing Natasha (Black Widow) while on the Helicarrier? [duplicate]

She had never attacked him or offered any violence towards him in any way. Yet he stalked her throughout the bowels of the ship intent on killing her as she did her best to avoid him and play hamster ...
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Does Banner's strength affect the Hulk's?

While the magnitude depends on writer, the Hulk's strength is generally believed to increase with his rage. However, if Banner should decide to increase his strength, would this have an effect on the ...
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What is Bruce Banner (Hulk 2003) seen spraying in his house? He sprays a bottle of liquid onto a root like growth on a rock before sleeping

In a scene Bruce is seen spraying something while working on his bed. He sprays a bottle of liquid onto a root like growth on a rock. What is the growth? Was this addressed in the screenplay? ...
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What are the educational qualifications of Bruce Banner in the movie The Incredible Hulk?

In the move The Hulk (2003) Bruce’s credentials were seen in a newspaper cutting David Banner preserved, and were: Bruce graduated from MIT in 1999 completing his Bachelors degree Bruce did his ...
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Has Hulk ever been defeated by a normal person with limited weaponry? [closed]

I am a fan of the Marvel universe but don't follow much of its comics. So please spare my ignorance. Just to elaborate what I am asking, let's take Hawkeye as our subject. Hawkeye doesn't have super ...
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How high can the Hulk jump?

The Hulk is so powerful that he can jump long distances. In fact, he can cross cities with his jumps. How high can the Hulk jump? Can he jump so high that he can reach the Moon?
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Can the Hulk's healing overcome supernatural afflictions?

The Hulk's healing ability is, as far as I can tell, the strongest of any Marvel character to date. While it is extremely difficult to injure him in the first place, if it does occur any injury ...
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Is The Hulk immune to mutation too?

When the Hulk is damaged, his cells regenerate at a fast rate. What happens if his cells mutate into something, or if his DNA gets rewritten by some sort of device? Do his cells prevent mutation?
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How would the Hulk's transformation affect an artificial joint?

I was wondering, should the (comic book) Hulk get an artificial joint, if his transformation process would remain the same. Can the Hulk's natural strength be retained or reproduced synthetically ...
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Is the Red Hulk's radiation intense enough to harm people?

I recently learned that the Red Hulk emits much higher levels of radiation than the Green variety. I also know that the Red Hulk hangs out with the Avengers in his Hulk form, a lot. Most of the ...
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Why does Red Hulk lose his mustache when powering up?

Red Hulk doesn't have a mustache. But as seen in this answer, he has a mustache in mere-mortal mode. Why? Doesn't "Hulking out" scale up your normal body? Is he using a mustache-wig in normal mode? ...
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In Endgame, why didn't the Hulk's arm regenerate?

According to the comics, the Hulk has very fast regeneration abilities similar to Deadpool. Why hasn't it regenerated back yet, or even partially regenerated?
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Can the Hulk stop himself in mid-air using sheer force?

Is it possible for the Hulk to stop his momentum in mid air so he doesn't get hurled into space by someone? just wondering if that is possible (I doubt it)
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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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Is Doc Green the Hulk with Bruce Banner’s mind? If so, how did that happen?

I read some comics where Hulk is Doc Green, and he's a genius. So, I think that's Banner's mind in the Hulk. Am I right? If that's true, how did that happen?
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Can hulks be shut down psychically?

Clearly the Phoenix Five failed to do so, but it's possible that could just be due to them being juiced up with cosmic radiation which the Red Hulk eats for breakfast. I know similar power-houses ...
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How much self-control does the Green Hulk have?

In the Avengers movie, the Hulk I don't recall this being the case in the comics. Is my memory/Hulk knowledge faulty, or is this a different angle for the movie?
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What happens when The Hulk goes into space?

In Hulk (2003) when the fighter jet, takes Hulk to the "top of the world" (an altitude of over 95000 feet, and into the beginnings of space, what actually happens to Hulk? He is seen suffocating, his ...
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In the Hulk movies, why don't they make him talk?

In the Hulk movies he is portrayed as a dumb monster. They made him look completely mindless. I am concerned about it because within the Marvel Cinematic Universe he barely talks.
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Could Thor use Mjölnir to pin Hulk to the ground?

In Thor (the movie), we see Thor (the character) pin Loki (the trickster) to the ground using Mjölnir (the hammer). (superfluous parenthetical comment here). In the Avengers, we see that the Hulk is ...
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Did the Venom symbiote inhabit the Hulk?

In the Marvel Comic universe, the Venom symbiote used Peter Parker as a host, thus learning Spider-Mans abilities. So when Venom later was hosted by Eddy Brock, they were able to do whatever a spider ...
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Muramasa Blade's effect on The Hulk

Could the Muramasa Blade block Hulk's regeneration capability?
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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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What happened to Mr. Blue after he was infected in The Incredible Hulk?

In The Incredible Hulk, Mr. Blue became infected with Hulk's blood just after Abomination was created. Also, Mr. Blue's head started to show some kind of mutation. What happened to him? What troubles ...
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Generally speaking, how much does the Incredible Hulk weigh?

Once he transforms from his puny human form, how much does the Incredible Hulk weigh?
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Why didn't S.H.I.E.L.D. intervene during the events of The Incredible Hulk?

During the events of The Incredible Hulk, General Ross is pursuing Bruce Banner all over the world and triggering 'events' of the Hulk emerging. Is there an MCU explanation of why S.H.I.E.L.D. were ...
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How did Tony Stark disable the Hulk during “World War Hulk”?

In World War Hulk, Tony Stark somehow aims a satellite at the Hulk and disables him, turning him back into Bruce Banner. How did he aim the satellite? How did the laser (?) stop the Hulk, who was at ...
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Who is Amanda Von Doom?

In the new ongoing The Incredible Hulk, a woman named Amanda Von Doom recruits the Hulk's help in tracking down Bruce Banner (they've been split up [again]), because Banner is creating additional ...
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How is the Abomination controlled without Hulk?

Maybe people reading the comic books can explain this better, but in the movie The Incredible Hulk (the one with Edward Norton), Abomination is the enemy of Hulk, and at the end Hulk defeats ...
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Is Abomination free now?

After Abomination was beaten by Hulk in The Incredible Hulk, we never heard about him. So, it's safe to assume that S.H.I.E.L.D. took him in custody somewhere classified. But now Can we assume that ...
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Why were there two Hulk origin films within five years of each other?

In 2003 there was a film called simply Hulk. Then just five years later there was another Hulk film, apparently a reboot, called The Incredible Hulk. Why was this second film created so soon after ...
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Does Bruce Banner/The Hulk suffer from dissociative personality disorder?

When I read questions, see comments, and in general when anyone talks about Bruce Banner and The Hulk these days, there's always a separation of identity between the two. There's "The Hulk" and "...
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How long can he be the Hulk before he has to turn back into a puny human?

It used to be: "The madder Hulk gets, the stronger Hulk gets!" and then he'd revert back when he calmed down. I always assumed it was to recharge. Now it appears Bruce Banner can change into the Hulk ...
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Does Hulk have joint problems? [duplicate]

I just saw Hulk punch a tunnel through a mountain, and jump over others; and I've seen him throw cars so started thinking: he has this strength and muscles but don't his joints wear and tear? Has he ...
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Who is the most powerful character Hulk has defeated ever? [closed]

I am asking it just out of curiosity. In The Marvel universe/multiverse who is the most powerful character whom The Incredible Hulk has defeated ever on his own (without someone's help)? This ...
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In Hulk (2003) why did one person survive but another didn't?

At the end of the movie when I looked it up on wikipedia and it has So how come the Hulk's power was too much for him? If he had absorbed a lot of the Hulk's power wouldn't that mean the Hulk was ...
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Who wanted to kill the Hulk?

Towards the end of World War Hulk, Miek implies someone wanted to kill off the hulk, as he had averted the slaughter of the indigenous peoples (something Meik seems to believe is inevitable, and thus ...