POLL: Worse Embodiment: Red Skull or Justin Bieber?

extreme plastic surgery red skull justin bieberHenry Damon – a man with a wife and children who are either also insane or couldn’t convince him otherwise – has opted for multiple surgeries to make him look more like Red Skull, the satan-faced Nazi nemesis of Captain America.

“Most of my customers know that body modification is the last step of body art, everyone knows very well what they want and as well as Henry, many of them are waiting for me for many years to make their dreams a reality,” said the man who helped the real-life Red Skull tattoo his cheekbones and eyeballs and remove part of his nose.  Continue reading “POLL: Worse Embodiment: Red Skull or Justin Bieber?”

Get Ready for a Female Thor and a Black Captain America

female thor black captain americaEvery year at Comic-Con we see bundles of gender and race-flipped superheroes, and now, to delight of cosplayers everywhere, female Thor and black Captain America are a reality in the Marvel universe.

Steve Rogers is passing his shield to Sam Wilson a.k.a Falcon (played by Anthony Mackie in The Winter Soldier) and Thor’s hammer is being picked up by a woman.

Introduced in 1969, Falcon was the second mainstream black superhero ever after Black Panther in 1966, and the first to hail from the U.S. As for Thor, we’ll have to wait until October to find out about the mysterious woman who takes the place of the original and what he did to no longer be worthy of the title.  Continue reading “Get Ready for a Female Thor and a Black Captain America”

Trailer: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

It’s always really hard for me to tell if it’s Chris Evans making that confused face, or Chris Evans ACTING confused as Steve Rogers, but either way, Captain America is back in his second feature film and he’s still as annoyingly righteous as ever. “This isn’t freedom, it’s fear!” Ugh.

Good thing Nick Fury and Bitch Widow are there to verbally slap him and bring him back to reality.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier co-starring Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie and Robert Redford his theaters April of 2014, before Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (August 2014) and The Avengers: Age of Ultron (May 2015).  Continue reading “Trailer: Captain America: The Winter Soldier”

Marvel Announces Dates For New ‘Thor,’ ‘Captain America,’ And ‘Iron Man’ Movies Plus ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy!’

Guardians Of The Galaxy concept art

Are you already missing Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth and Chris Evans in The Avengers? Fear not, they’re coming back in a year, individually. There will also be some new heroes for you to throw your hard-earned dollars at in Guardians Of The Galaxy.

It was announced at Comic-Con with the dates for three sequels to already-established movies that the Guardians group would include Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon. Drax the Destroyer, Gamora, and Groot.

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The Best Cosplay At Comic-Con 2012

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 Comic-Con San Diego goes from July 12 to 15, 2012 and as usual, it’s full of celebrities and cosplayers. One is the lowest form of escapism, one the highest. You guess.

Here we see a ton of Batman, Captain America, Thor and Star Wars costumes plus transgendered Princess Peach and more. Can’t beat that.  Continue reading “The Best Cosplay At Comic-Con 2012”