Questions tagged [the-incredible-hulk]

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When did the Hulk fall into a black hole?

I have read a lot of questions and answers about the Hulk here, and several people seem to casually mention him falling in a black hole (and surviving, because who needs physics). The thing is, it's ...
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How did Iron Man subdue The Hulk in Avengers: Age of Ultron? [duplicate]

The fight in the film was really awesome but I just assumed it would end with Black Widow showing up to calm Hulk down since Hulk is supposed to have limitless strength and become more powerful as he ...
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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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Muramasa Blade's effect on The Hulk

Could the Muramasa Blade block Hulk's regeneration capability?
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The name of the comic book about the Hulk and the dinosaurs

After having watched a movie, Jurassic World, I recalled reading a comic book about the Hulk where there also were the dinosaurs. It was about 10 years ago I used to look at the pictures in the comic ...
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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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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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What did Veronica spray on Hulk in Age of Ultron?

In Age of Ultron, after Wanda Maximoff 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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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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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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Why was Bruce Banner named David Banner in the old TV show?

In the old TV show Dr. Banner's first name was David rather than Bruce. Was there any reason for this name change, or is this just something the series did?
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Why is the Hulk so angry?

I have seen this question addressed on another site, but I read all the postings for the-hulk tag and the-incredible-hulk tag on stackexchange, and could not find this question expressed so plainly ...
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How long has Romanov been pacifying Hulk?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, Natasha Romanov gets The Hulk to relax back into Bruce Banner when The Hulk is no longer needed. I do not recall her doing this in The Avengers/Avengers Assemble, or in ...
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Which comics cover the origin of the many Hulks and S.M.A.S.H.?

I haven't read a Hulk storyline since Planet Hulk and Word War Hulk, and I'd like to start reading Hulk comics again. If it helps, there's a Marvel animated feature called Hulk and the Agents of S.M....
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Who was present when Rick Jones said “Who in this room has been dead before”?

I'm looking for the comic where Rick Jones said "Who in this room has been dead before?" I want to know who all was present. I know Dr Strange and Wong were present. Anyone else?
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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 Hulk starve to death? [duplicate]

Let's say someone managed to get the Hulk into space and left him there. Is there anyway he could die from starvation if left out there long enough?
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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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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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What happens to Bruce Banner when Hulk loses a tooth?

In Age Of Ultron we witnessed Hulk lose a tooth. My question is: Has Bruce Banner lost a tooth as well?
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Has Wolverine ever beaten The Hulk in a fight?

Wolverine and Hulk are two Marvel characters that have incredible powers of healing/recovery, making them extremely difficult (potentially impossible) to kill. In addition, both of them have super-...
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Could The Hulk get stronger if Bruce Banner worked on his own strength?

In the Marvel movies Bruce Banner is shown to be of average build and when he becomes The Hulk his muscles get way bigger than his own. I am wondering, if Bruce worked out to build his muscles, when ...
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Can Bruce Banner have sex without turning into the Hulk now?

In The Incredible Hulk, Bruce Banner had problem having sex with Betty because it was increasing his heart beat rate which would turn him into the Hulk. But, in the end, he controlled himself. Does ...
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What's the in-universe explanation for the change of face of Bruce Banner?

Bruce Banner actors in The Incredible Hulk and Avengers are different. Marvel Studios is unfortunate regarding this important thing (they failed to keep an actor even until full phase 1). But, what ...
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Why didn't Bruce Banner simply tell this character that “I am NOT single”?

In the Avengers: Age of Ultron movie, But, From The Incredible Hulk movie, we know that Bruce Banner already has a Girl named Betty. Why didn't he simply tell the girl that he wasn't single, and she ...
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Can a cage made out of Vibranium contain The Hulk?

Vibranium absorbs Kinetic Energy and becomes stronger. On the other hand, The Hulk's rage makes him stronger. Which one will win? Can a cage made out of Vibranium contain The Hulk? Has this thing ...
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Has the Hulk ever broken a bone?

I've read quite a few Hulk comics / comics where Hulk makes a guest appearance and AFAIK, he's never broken a bone in a fight, or at least it's never been made really obvious that he has. I guess he'...
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Can Love Hormones be used to control Hulk?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron movie, Can this fact be exploited to contain Hulk? Can we shoot Hulk with needles filled with Love Hormones to convert Hulk back into Banner (and, do it whenever necessary)?...
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Has The Hulk ever been controlled using mind-control?

I'm interested to know whether or not The Hulk has ever been controlled using any form of mind-control, or ever been an 'enemy', but not of his own volition. Has The Hulk ever been controlled using ...
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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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Where is General Ross now in the MCU?

General Thaddeus E. "Thunderbolt" Ross appeared in the 2008 "The Incredible Hulk" but since then he has been absent from the MCU. Is there any indication (in the MCU) that he still exists and has it ...
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Why doesn't S.H.I.E.L.D. put Hulk on the index and lock him away?

In Marvel Cinematic Universe, we see that S.H.I.E.L.D. puts dangerous and unstable supernaturals on the index and locks them away (Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.). Talking about Hulk, he is both ...
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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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What American Accent does Bruce Banner (Edward Norton) speak in the movie The Incredible Hulk?

For reference you can drag to 37th Minute in the movie where Bruce is talking to the security guard (Lou Ferrigno) inside the campus.
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Why is the Hulk so different in the Hulk and the Agents of Smash cartoon series? [closed]

In the new Hulk and the Agents of Smash cartoon, The Hulk spends most of each episode talking about his feelings and emotions, how he loves his friends and family and is so sad that everyone in the ...
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Why aren't we getting Hulk sequels in the MCU?

Since the launch of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, we've had three Iron Man movies, two Thor movies, and two Captain America movies, but only one Hulk movie. Why? Why aren't we getting more Hulk ...
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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 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 Hulk (2003) why did David fail to kill his son when he was a baby?

Very morbid I know. David wanted to kill Bruce when he was a baby but his mother wouldn't let him and in a scuffle, the mother fell on the knife David was about to stab little Bruce with. Why didn't ...
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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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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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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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Was Emil Blonksy a failure as a super-soldier? [duplicate]

In The Incredible Hulk, Emil Blonksy receives a serum based on that from Project: REBIRTH that is intended to make him a stronger, faster soldier. Based on the events at the University confrontation ...
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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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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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Why doesn't Hulk tear his muscles when lifting very heavy things?

I have doubts that it's realistic for a creature like Hulk to actually lift and throw cars and such heavy things without causing himself a torn muscle similar to what happens to a weight lifter ...
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Why was the MCU Super Soldier program considered a failure?

In Marvel Cinematic Universe, military tried to create super soldiers like Hulk, but they failed. So, the program was shut down. Where did they fail? Didn't Blonsky get Wolverine-type super healing ...
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Has there ever been a fight between Iron Man and the Hulk where one of them won?

I've been thinking about, and I've read spin-off stories that talk about who would win in a fight: Iron Man or the Hulk. Iron Man has technology and speed on his side, but the Hulk has brute strength ...
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What is the “canonical” size of The Hulk?

I've noticed that in the recent Hulk movies his size varies from movie to movie. I've heard, but don't know for a fact that the size of the Hulk seemed to change during the 2003 Eric Bana Hulk movie. ...
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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? ...