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November 9, 2016 was an epic day in the world of comic books. While a ton of attention has been going to the launch of the Invincible Iron Man — which spotlights a 15-year-old black female MIT student who has built her own version of Iron Man’s armor — there is another book that has made some headlines of […]

  Black girls rock, and one of the largest comic book companies has seemingly heard the message. Marvel Comics is reviving one of its more obscure superheroes called Devil Dinosaur and Moon Boy, but this time the comic dynasty is adding some diversity to it. Instead of having the character Moon Boy as an ape-like sidekick, the […]

Looks like Alexandra Shipp is slated to take the reigns as storm in the latest installment of the X-Men film series, X-Men: Apocalypse, due in theatres May 27, 2016. Shipp, most recently known for her portrayal as superstar Aaliyah in Lifetime’s 2014 biopic, Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B, will be joined on the silver screen […]

Ryan Reynold’s has not had a good run being a superhero. In 2009’s “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” he played Wade Wilson, aka Weapon XL or Deadpool, a super mutant with aggregated powers. But instead of the trash talking, gun-toting maniac we’d come to love, this version didn’t speak at all and wielded two blades looking more like […]

Run, don’t walk to see “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”! While the first “Captain America” film released in 2011 left a lot to be desired, directors Joe and Anthony Russo flood this follow-up sequel with thrills and chills,  giving Captain America a solid foothold in the Marvel movie franchise.  Chris Evans brings wit and warmth […]

Netflix continues to flex its original programming muscle announcing a historic deal with Disney and Marvel to develop original series surrounding four of their marquis heroes, Luke Cage, Iron Man, Dare Devil and Jessica Jones. From Marvel.com: The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) and Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) today announced an unprecedented deal for Marvel […]

For the fans who couldn’t get enough of Tony Stark in the previous “Iron Man” movies, the official trailer for “Iron Man 3” has hit the internet. After the events that occurred in New York City in “The Avengers,” Tony hasn’t been the same. Everything in his life has yet to return to normal as […]

For the past few years Marvel Studios has been patiently  building up to a big reveal with individual movies on Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and The Hulk. Now movie and comic big fans are finally treated to the big climax in The Avengers. Stan Lee Says Michael Jackson Would Have Been A Good Spiderman […]

It’s no secret that Michael Jackson had a very active imagination and fondness for the super heroes, especially Spiderman. In an interview with Moviefone.com, Marvel Comics founder Stan Lee discussed the late King of Pop’s desire to star in a comic book movie and his attempt to buy Marvel. Like TheUrbanDaily.com on Facebook to stay […]

A few years ago When the X-Men Origins:Wolverine movie was announced the comic nerds at TheUrbandaily paired our favorite rappers with their mutant counterparts. Now our friends at TheSmokingSection.net have taken some Marvel Comics favorites and imagined them as a MCs.  Kanye West might be a  Monster but is Lil Weezy really unbreakable? Check out […]

The trailer for X-Men, First Class was finally released. The prequel to Marvel’s X-Men movie franchise is an attempt to reboot the series (we told ya!) by exploring the roots of the Xavier’s School For Gifted Youngsters. Bryan Singer, who directed the first two installments of the initial trilogy, will produce it and Matthew Vaughn […]