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This is all explained in the One Moment in Time story line which recounts what happens: why they never got married, how Aunt May was saved and how Mephisto actually changed the timeline. Effectively all he does is allow a criminal to escape which sets a spiral of events in motion as we see in Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1 Issue 638. Click image to enlarge. ...


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On the flipside, one theory is that Batman wants villains to think he has no superpowers, when his origin story indicates he does. This is a very brief summary of the excellent video Batman's Secret Super Power! - Comic Theory | Comicstorian. In short, Bruce Wayne first becomes a master scientist before being able to train his body to perform blatantly ...


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At least when Starlin wrote the characters, it does indeed seem that Thanos and Adam Warlock considered each other to be friends. As far as I know other writers, such as Hickman, continued to portray Thanos as evil. I found this image here. I believe the panel is from the end of Infinity Revelation.


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To the common street criminal, Batman must appear to be supernatural. This is all based on his premise: Criminals are a superstitious cowardly lot. So my disguise must be able to strike terror into their hearts. I must be a creature of the night, black, terrible... - DC # 33 (1939) Also confirmed in Batman: The Musical. ...


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The answer would depend on which villain, and which universe you're speaking about. We are told that Bruce Wayne chose the image of a bat to "strike fear into the heart of his enemies". In fact, everything about his physical appearance is used to create a false image that he is more than just a man. In the movie incarnations, his body armour makes him look ...


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Way back in Incredible Hulk Vol. 1 Issue 6 when Banner still uses the Gamma Ray Projector to switch between Banner and Hulk the machine starts malfunctioning. At one point it leaves him still strong for a while after transforming back to Banner, another it has a delayed reaction and at one point it delays his head transforming to Hulk while his body is the ...


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There was an acknowledgement of the situation by Batman, at least—although I am afraid I cannot locate the comic. It was probably when the two characters crossed over for the first time, in the 1940s or 1950s. According to Wikipedia, the similarity between the heroes in Green Arrow's earliest days was practically comical: He retooled the concept into a ...


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That's an interesting question, because it led me to do some search and discover that what many consider the obvious reason -and I did too for many years- for many others is not even taken into consideration. And, I've not been able to find any kind of official answer too. Anyway...here I have to go by memory because I don't have the comics at hand reach. ...


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From looking around a bit the change in the comics appears to have first been shown in Loki Vol 2 Issue 4 which was released 16/03/2011 which is before Thor came out in 27/04/2011. Of course though the casting for Heimdall was already known by then. As such the change to dark skin was probably done because of the casting of Idris for Heimdall. An in universe ...


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As per the list Valorum posted, it sounds like this might be a reference to Batman: Endgame, specifically the last issue, Batman Vol.2 # 40: Batman: Endgame is a four-issue miniseries which sees the final epic battle between the Clown Prince of Crime and the Dark Knight. Things get crazy in this issue after Joker cuts off Alfred's hand and tortures Jim ...


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I haven't found anything explicit but in Action Comics Issues 848 and 849 Clark has a bit of a battle with faith and in it we get some insight into his early life in Smallville. In Issue 848 we get a few flashbacks to Clark as a child and in some of these we see him going to church. Click image to enlarge. In Issue 849 he stops by Smallville and has a talk ...


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A speedster can definitely phase through a Kryptonian. He just merely passes through Now if he really wants to hurt Superman, say pull out his organs, he just hurts himself. There is no way he can expect to materialize is hand in Superman's body. He would be trying to displace something that is much more durable than him. So, bottomline is that The Flash ...


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It's happened (briefly) on at least one occasion in The Silver Surfer – The Ultimate Cosmic Experience (1978). Galactus had eaten several worlds in quick succession and was happy to take a breather. Suffice to say, it doesn't last long and he's back to his old ways before the end of the serial. And who, of course, could forget the time (in Marvel Team Ups ...


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It's from The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) Issue #3 The "error" occurs on panel 6 of page 7: Doc Oct already called Peter Spider-man on the previous page, so it does appear to be a mistake on the author's part. As a side-note, there's also that time where he was mistakenly called Peter Palmer. Granted, that was a clear misprint (given that the letter M is ...


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This was from Doctor Octopus's first appearance in Amazing Spiderman #3 (from 1963) You can see in this recording of the comic (crazy I know) on youtube: It's also mentioned in this archived reddit thread Doctor Octopus called Spider-man Superman in his first appearance. I couldn't find anything about it being a typo.


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In New Avengers, during the events of Infinity, Thanos' Black Order arrives on Earth and demands the heads of all Inhumans between the ages of 16 and 22. It is later revealed that his real goal was to kill his son.


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They met in Gwenpool Special Vol 1. #1 (2015) at She-Hulk's xmas office party.


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This is The Inky Top Imps, appearing in Topper issues #741–814 (1967-68) and #955-978 (1971) History: "In the village of Arkside in Arkdale live six close chums. The youngsters have a secret hide-out in a cave high on Inky-Top Hill which rises above Arkdale, and so they call themselves the Inky-Top Imps." The cave has a hidden entrance behind a ...


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Found the right keywords. Jonathan Kellerman's The Web: After a narrow escape from his burning house, psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware is ready for a relaxing getaway. And revered scientist Dr. Woodrow Wilson Moreland has just the ticket for Alex and his girlfriend, Robin Castagna: an all-expenses-paid vacation to a Pacific island retreat. It won’t all be ...


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Delight turned to Delirium, because ignorance is bliss. As time went on, the more knowledge she gained, changing her to Delirium.


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On another, but well related note, a very popular Web series, Because Science discussed exactly why having super strength and interacting with an everyday environment calibrated for regular strength would be difficult. Here, they used a base of about 100 times regular strength as a reference point, and pointed to Superman specifically as an example of how ...


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This has been an established part of Superman's characterization since his earliest comics. The implication being he had to "learn" to manage his strength from the time of his boyhood, and apply only the barest fraction of it to function in every day life, let alone to dealing with mortals in any type of physical situation. There are several instances of ...


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In Daredevil Vol.1 #25, Matt pretends to be his own (fictitious) twin brother, Mike Murdock. Mike is apparently sighted and makes repeated allusions to the prettiness of his associate, Karen. In the most recent TV series, Matt pretends to be sighted over the course of several episodes including Blindsided


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Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes was a Geoff Johns story in Action Comics which featured a xenophobic future Earth, and a sun turned red using Sun Boy's abilities. Superman loses his powers, and recovers them at the proverbial last moment when Sun-Boy is released. Both this story and War of the Supermen play a bit fast and loose with the established ...


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There was an episode of Superman:TAS called Solar Powered of which this was the exact basis. To Nutshell it: A human scientist called Edward Lytner takes on the persona of the villain Luminous and, seeking revenge on Superman who had put him into prison earlier, uses the Lex Corp satellites to diffuse the yellow rays of the sun and turn them red in earth's ...


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The aforementioned arc is the only mention of this alternate universe that I am aware of. It is never completely explicit how Thanos has won (its also not clear if he ever regained access to the all infinity stones), but a number of hints are given. He possesses a number of powerful artifacts, and presumably used others along the way: A fragment of the ...


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Been also searching for an answer. Looks like one of the Marvel Elder Gods and/or The Many Angled One from the Marvel Cancerverse (which may actually hail from Earth-616). Cthulu and the Elder Gods exist in the Marvel and the Ultimate (Earth 1610) universe making appearances here and there


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