You Can Access 15,000 Marvel Comics Right Now For a Buck

As we all prepare our brains and twitter feeds for the unstoppable flood of comics and entertainment news that will pour out of San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel announced some news in the quiet before the storm. Now, for 99 cents, readers can gain access to Marvel Unlimited, the publisher's treasure trove of 15,000 issues… » 7/23/14 12:53pm Wednesday 12:53pm

The Guardians of the Galaxy Set Got Us Excited For Space Movies Again

Last year, we headed to Shepperton Studios to watch James Gunn film Marvel's first real space adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy. And we did not expect to get quite as excited as we did. Here's what we saw, and why it's good for our new batch of space scoundrels. » 7/08/14 3:19pm 7/08/14 3:19pm

Here are 7 facts about the X-Men that you might not know

Excited about X-Men: Days of Future Past? Yeah, we are too. Would you be as excited if the movie was called The Merry Mutants: Days of Future Past? Probably not as much! That was the name Stan Lee originally wanted to call the X-Men until Marvel put the kibosh on that. Yeah! Marvel's great! But they totally ripped off… » 5/20/14 7:40pm 5/20/14 7:40pm

First full-length Guardians of the Galaxy trailer is full-awesome too

We were teased with visual eye candy earlier today but here's the whole shabang. It's everything you'd want in a space and sci-fi flick only way more funny. Chris Pratt, John C. Reilly and Peter Serafinowicz get most of the laughing bits in the trailer while the rest of the cast of wacky monsters and creatures get the… » 2/19/14 12:37am 2/19/14 12:37am

What If... The Avengers Were All Sentient Artificial Intelligences?

"What if" is sort of a loaded phrase in the Marvel Universe. Writers have always been able to ramble off a What If... Wolverine had hot dogs for claws!? and then you'd see "WHAT IF: HOT DOG WOLVERINE" on a spinner rack. But sometimes, just from the nature of comics being batshit insane, we get thought experiments… » 7/02/13 5:35pm 7/02/13 5:35pm

The Real-Life Tony Starks Behind Iron Man 3's Amazing Armor

For as advanced and as lifelike as CGI effects have become over the last decade, physical props are still the bedrock of modern special effects—especially in movies about a guy in a robotic suit. Gizmodo recently sat down with two of Iron Man 3's effects masters, Shane Patrick Mahan and Lindsay MacGowan of Legacy… » 5/06/13 12:50pm 5/06/13 12:50pm

Can You Really Call This Life-Size Iron Man MARK 42 Suit a Figure?

You can balk at the $8,500 price tag that Sideshow collectibles has slapped on this stunning life-size replica of the latest Iron Man armor, but like it or not, this is as close as you're ever going to get to owning your own. Besides, the real version probably cost Tony Stark half a billion dollars to build, so this… » 4/19/13 8:50am 4/19/13 8:50am

Watch Pepper Potts Finally Suit Up in This Kickass Iron Man 3 Teaser

As May 3 gets closer and closer Marvel is starting to flood the airwaves with 30 second Iron Man 3 commercials, including this spot which reveals something fans have speculated since the first trailer: Pepper Potts gets to don the Iron Man armor. It doesn't look like Stark has created her her own custom suit—yet—but… » 3/27/13 8:24am 3/27/13 8:24am

Here's a Teaser for Iron Man 3's Super Bowl Ad

Because we're all just suckers when it comes to anything Marvel, Iron Man and/or Bob Downey (and especially because Iron Man 3 looks so amazing), we can't help but enjoy watching trailers for... freaking trailers. Iron Man 3 will showcase a new trailer during the Super Bowl so Marvel decided to tease the spot by… » 1/30/13 11:02pm 1/30/13 11:02pm