The Avengers Sets Box Office Records!

Just as we all had predicted (and hoped), The Avengers crushed box office records in it’s opening weekend, pulling in $200.3 million in just three days to become the biggest opening weekend of all time. The previous record was held by Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2 when it was released last somewhere […]

5 Characters We Might See in The Avengers Post Credit Scene

A little speculation never hurt anybody. And so, with the Avengers movie due to come to theaters near you tomorrow (Skip the box office lines. Buy advance tickets to The Avengers.), there is no better time for a healthy dose of conjecture. “But Random Fanboy Blogger on the Internet”, you say, “What could you possibly […]

Hot Toys Announce Nick Fury Avengers Figure

Here we have another extremely detailed figure from Hot Toys, this time of the one and only Nick Fury.  They will be releasing the whole Avengers lineup, which I can’t wait for, but this will have to hold us over in the mean time.  Here’s the description from the site; Sideshow Collectibles is proud to […]

What’s The Avengers Pre-Credit Sequence Like?

VFX guy Chris Wells has worked on his fare share of superhero movies including; X-MEN films, CAPTAIN AMERICA, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, FANTASTIC FOUR, GREEN LANTERN.  Now, him and his company Hydraulx are overseeing the pre-credit sequence for The Avengers and he sat down with Starburst Magazine to chat about it. ‘We’re doing what essentially boils down to the prelude of the movie,’ he […]

Awesome Avengers Mashup Trailer

Check out this awesome fan-made Avengers mashup trailer put together by ScreenRant and Synn Studios.  It utilizes footage from the extended super bowl commercial, the first avengers trailer, and footage from all of the previous Marvel Studios films (Iron Man, Iron Man 2, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, & Captain America: The First Avenger).  This is […]

Avengers Cologne Line Is Actually Pretty Cool

In What is sure to be the most random promotional item for the Avengers movie, Geeky fragrance producers JADS International has announced their line of Avengers-themed cologne. PATRIOT Cologne (Captain America) A cologne that pays homage to the confident, stand-up-to-bullies, hard working average Joe in every man. PATRIOT Cologne is both reserved and sexy; like a symbol on […]

The Avengers Told Through Captain America’s Perspective

If any of you were wondering how the Avengers would be told narratively, it seems that you’ve gotten your answer.  As we all know, Captain America has always been the leader of the group in the comics, and that will now translate  over to the big screen as it appears we will see this story […]

Thor 2 Gets A New Writer

His name is Robert Rodat and he wrote Saving Private Ryan.  He has some other credits to his name including The Patriot and most recently the TNT drama Falling Skies.  He’s definitely got some credibility going for him.  Here’s the official word from Deadline Hollywood.  Marvel Studios has set Saving Private Ryan scribe Robert Rodat to rewrite Thor 2 for director […]

Robert Downey Jr. Says Something About Iron Man 3

If that headline seems vague, it’s because it’s meant to seem vague.  While in Brazil to promote Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Robert Downey Jr. made a cool, yet ambiguous and expected comment about the upcoming Iron Man 3. Well, you know. I think we have the opportunity to make the third Iron Man the […]

Captain America & Red Skull Collectibles

There’s an abundance of insanely cool Avengers related collectibles out there and I just haven’t pointed them out in the past.  If you’re like me, this is the type of stuff you’re into, so I’m introducing a new “Toy/Collectibles” category and feature on the site.  I’m kicking it off with two insanely cool figure’s from Sideshow Collectibles […]