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The Insane History Of Doctor Strange

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Dr. Stephen Strange made his first appearance in 1963, inspired by the pulpy supernatural mysteries of The Shadow and the popular radio program Chandu the Magician. Created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, Dr. Strange was initially intended only as filler for the popular anthology series Strange Tales. His first story was only eight pages long, so clearly, Marvel had no idea the character would go on to become one of their signature heroes. Here’s just a taste of the insane history of Doctor Strange… More at the link below!

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Video – Marvel Top 10 Bad Parents

Who are Marvel’s worst parents? Could it be the criminal Pride, or a negligent Hero? Find out in Marvel’s Top 10 Bad Parents! See the Pride come together in Marvel’s Runaways on Hulu kicking off November 21st. Video at the link below. 

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SF/Fantasy/Horror Headline Summaries From Around The Interwebs – Nov 17, 2017

Currently reading Dune: House Atreides (Prelude to Dune Book 1)

Rotten Tomatoes announces their Justice League score. 

Game of Thrones spinoff subjects. 

Animated Godzilla trilogy in the works. 

What does Project Resurrection mean in The Last Jedi. 

Film version of Are You Afraid Of The Dark coming.

TONS more headlines at the link below!

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SF/Fantasy/Horror Headline Summaries From Around The Interwebs – Nov 14, 2017

Currently reading Navigators of Dune: Book Three of the Schools of Dune Trilogy – my review: Excellent!

The Last Jedi Snoke and Project Resurrection details.

Star Trek: Discovery may have confirmed huge theory.

Don’t forget the Sci-Clops Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Minds.com pages!

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Amazon is trying to turn The Lord Of The Rings into Game Of Thrones.

A Harry Potter Advent calendar to make Dobby proud.

Avengers star says trailer will be fantastic.

Justice League first critic reactions.

KEEP AN EYE ON THIS SITE FOR HEADLINE SUMMARY UPDATES ALL DAY LONG!

More headline summaries at the link below!

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Video – Attilan – Marvel 101

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Ahead of Marvel’s Inhumans, Marvel is releasing a series of videos to explain the background and characters. Today’s video is for the 7000 year old Inhuman home city of Attilan. Video at the link below.

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Daredevil — Marvel 101 Live Action Video

Learn who Daredevil is and what his powers are on a special live action edition of Marvel 101! The Defenders and Daredevil (and their crossover shows Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and Iron Fist) are all on Netflix right now. Worthy of some binge-watching! Video at the link below. 

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Halo: Rise of Atriox Comic Trailer

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The story of Atriox, his rise to power, his contempt for the Covenant and the formation of the Banished is told across this five-chapter anthology from Dark Horse Comics featuring characters and stories from Halo Wars 2. On sale now! Video at the link below. 

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Happy Birthday To Jack Kirby – 100 Years Old Today!

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Born today in 1917 – yes, he’s 100 years old! Den of Geek describes Kirby as ‘one of the pillars (arguably the pillar) that Marvel’s entire empire was built on’. Have a look at a few pieces of his incredible art below. 

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Video – Most Disturbing Moments In Marvel Comics

This video is a few months old but worth a look. Comic books aren’t known for shying away from strange subject matter, but over the years Marvel has managed to whip up a few moments that went further than we’d ever thought possible. Some of these events caused major controversies, while others flew below the radar, but all of them haunted us well after we put the comics down. Here is but a small sampling of some of the most disturbing moments in Marvel Comics… Video at the link below. 

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DC Video – The Jetsons: Exclusive First Look! + More News

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Here’s a whole bunch of news from DC in one short video! Meet George Jetson in today’s DC All Access news roundup, as we give you an exclusive first look at our brand new Jetsons comic book by Jimmy Palmiotti and Pier Brito, and featuring a cover by Amanda Conner. It’s the newest book in our acclaimed Hanna-Barbera comic line, and it’s only the start of what you’ll find in this clip! We also look at Dark Nights: Metal and the second issue of John Ridley’s The American Way: Those Above and Those Below from Vertigo, unpack the 30-film DC Universe 10th Anniversary Collection, relive the second season of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, ponder the world’s most unlikely team-up in Batman and Harley Quinn (now available on Digital HD) and look at the latest Jack Kirby tribute comic, The Sandman Oversize Special! Video at the link below. Enjoy! 

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Planet Of The Apes Meets Kong Comic Coming Soon!

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Sometimes the most obvious ideas are sitting right under your nose – h/t to Slashfilm for this gem:

It’s the ape-mazing crossover you never knew you wanted (yes that was terrible, I’m sorry): King Kong and Planet of the Apes are colliding in a comic book miniseries from BOOM! Studios. The miniseries, titled Kong on the Planet of the Apes, takes place in the timeline of the original 1968 Planet of the Apes movies, and will run for six issues. More on this story at the link below.

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Scout Comics Release Solarman #2

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“Created by David Oliphant, Written by Joseph Illidge & Brendan Deneen
Art by N Steven Harris & Andrew Dalhouse.

Originally published by Marvel Comics and written by Stan Lee and Dave Oliphant, Solarman returns after a twenty-five year hiatus!” More at the link below.

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