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From 10 cents to $1.26 million: First Marvel comic sets auction record

Nov 22, 2019 - 6:21 PM

1939's 'Marvel Comics No. 1' issue was produced in 1939 and is considered the ‘Big Bang’ of the Marvel Comics Superhero Universe

LOOK: Marvel Comics introduces Sea Hunter, newest Filipina superhero

Aug 28, 2019 - 7:25 PM

The 'Aero #3' issue debuting Sea Hunter is available for pre-order now!

Marvel set to debut another Filipina superhero

Jul 27, 2019 - 7:43 AM

The new superhero is created by the same people behind Wave, the superhero from Cebu City

FILIPINO SUPERHERO. Wave, a superhero with water powers from Cebu City, will soon no longer be the only Filipina in Marvel's roster. Screenshot from

LOOK: Wave defends Philippine seas in Marvel Comics debut

May 04, 2019 - 8:01 AM

In a preview for 'War of the Realms: New Agents of Atlas #1' fans get a glimpse of the new Filipina superhero

PEARL PANGAN. Marvel's Filipina superhero Wave is set to debut in the upcoming 'War of the Realms: New Agents of Atlas #1.' Screenshot from

LOOK: Marvel's new superhero is a bad-ass Filipina

Mar 09, 2019 - 8:30 PM

Wave is set to make her Marvel Comics debut in May

PINAY POWER. Marvel introduces its new superhero, a Filipina named Wave. Screenshot from

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dies at 95

Nov 13, 2018 - 6:15 AM

Lee had suffered a number of illnesses in recent years

CREATOR OF HEROES. Marvel Legend Stan Lee is remembered for co-creating iconic superheroes like Spider-Man and Iron Man. Photo from

What to Expect at ComicCon Asia 2018!

Jan 23, 2018 - 9:30 PM

Fans, get those paper bags out and get ready to hyperventilate into them!

HARVEY TOLIBAO. Hosts Regine Tolentino and Daiana Menezes interview the DC/Marvel homegrown comic book artist, who will be sharing tips and secrets on working in the comic book industry in his ComicCon Asia 2018 workshop. Photo courtesy of ComicCon Asia.

Stan Lee is coming to Manila

Jan 17, 2018 - 9:55 PM

This is not a drill!

STAN LEE. The Marvel legend will be a guest at ComicCon Asia 2018. Screengrab from

Marvel's Leinil Francis Yu talks Pinoy Easter eggs and late-night work habits

Jan 10, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Plus, some sage advice to his younger self

5 things to look forward to at Marvel Creative Day Out 2018

Dec 13, 2017 - 8:24 PM

Marvel fans have a lot to be excited about

MARVEL ARTISTS. Fans and young artists can learn straight from Filipino Marvel pencilers, including Leinil Francis Yu. Photo courtesy of Marvel Creative Day Out

Legenda Marvel Comics mengabadikan cap tangannya

Jul 20, 2017 - 10:10 AM

Pencipta karakter superhero Stan Lee mengabadikan cap tangannya di TCL Chinese Theatre di Hollywood

CAP TANGAN. Penulis buku komik, editor sekaligus publisher Stan Lee menorehkan cap dan tanda tangan di atas semen di TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX, Selasa, 18 Juli. Foto oleh Valerie Macon/ AFP

Hollywood honors Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee

Jul 20, 2017 - 12:09 AM

The creator of Marvel s superheroes is the latest to plunge his hands and feet into cement at Hollywood s TCL Chinese Theater

Comic-book writer, editor, and publisher Stan Lee writes his signature in cement during his hand and footprint ceremony at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX, on July 18, 2017, in Hollywood, California. / AFP PHOTO / VALERIE MACON

Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 20 September 2016

Sep 20, 2016 - 10:15 AM

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Justin Trudeau – Marvel's latest superhero

Sep 01, 2016 - 10:31 AM

The Canadian Prime Minister graces one of two covers of the latest edition of Civil War II: Choosing Sides

NEW HERO. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears as a superhero in the comic 'Civil War II: Choosing Sides' wearing a maple leaf shirt. Photo by Marc Braibant/ AFP

Confirmed: Brie Larson to play 'Captain Marvel'

Jul 24, 2016 - 11:27 AM

The Captain Marvel movie is scheduled for release in 2019

Black Panther, Marvel's African hero, in the spotlight

May 18, 2016 - 7:20 PM

The character is a long time member of the Marvel universe but one of the few black heroes a fact that has new resonance in an entertainment world consumed by a debate about diversity

Photo courtesy of Disney

Goddess of Thunder? Thor undergoes sex change

Jul 16, 2014 - 4:34 PM

The comic book hero will be portrayed as a female in the latest publication but it s unclear if Thor will be a woman in future movies

THE NEW THOR. A woman will be holding Mjolnir and carrying the mantle of Thor. Image from

Disney releases ‘Big Hero 6’ trailer

May 24, 2014 - 6:36 PM

Directed by Don Hall and Chris Williams the movie tells the story of Hiro Hamada a robotics prodigy who learns to harness his genius with the help of his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like minded friends

Screengrab from YouTube

Conflict, controversy: Marvel's 'Untold Story'

Aug 26, 2013 - 4:00 PM

It also goes over the major storylines and movements in the Marvel Universe

EXCITING READ. It writes its stories with a sense of urgency and excitement, as if it can’t wait to tell you what happens next. Book cover image from 'Marvel Comics: The Untold Story' Facebook page

Robert Downey Jr tops Forbes' Highest-Paid Actors

Jul 18, 2013 - 10:37 AM

Critically acclaimed actor rises again estimated 75 million not bad too

BACK ON TOP. Downey could be as rich as his Iron Man character

Robert Downey Jr back in 'Avengers' sequels

Jun 21, 2013 - 8:12 AM

Cult director Joss Whedon will again write and helm The Avengers 2 slated to begin production in March 2014

HE'LL BE BACK. Robert Downey Jr will be seen in his Iron Man suit in the next two 'Avengers' movies. Photo from the 'Iron Man 3' Facebook page

The Boys of Summer Komikon

Apr 17, 2013 - 10:51 PM

Know what it is like to be an indie comics creator an artist who caught the eye of Marvel Comics and an organizer of the country s most popular comics convention

THE BOYS OF SUMMER KOMIKON. Jon Zamar, Stephen Segovia and Mark Rosario talk about the ins and outs of being comics creators here and abroad.

Ready for The Wolverine and Kick-Ass 2?

Mar 28, 2013 - 12:18 PM

Trailers of The Wolverine and Kick Ass 2 unveiled

LOGAN IS BACK. The Wolverine fights ninjas and the Silver Samurai in the new movie. Photo from 'The Wolverine' Facebook page

Batista is Drax in Guardians of the Galaxy

Mar 17, 2013 - 7:42 PM

The mixed martial arts fighter will play Drax the Destroyer in Marvel Comic’s upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie

Emily VanCamp to play leading lady in next Captain America film?

Feb 03, 2013 - 4:09 PM

The television actress has been cast in the Captain America sequel

'Iron Man 3' trailer unveiled

Oct 23, 2012 - 5:05 PM

Are you looking forward to Iron Man 3 ?

Movie still from iTunes.

Spiderman creator Stan Lee gets pacemaker

Sep 29, 2012 - 9:14 AM

Spiderman creator Stan Lee whose Marvel comic book heroes have dominated US culture for more than half a century has been fitted with a heart pacemaker at the age of 89

'Avengers' third highest grossing film of all time

Jun 27, 2012 - 7:12 AM

The Avengers was set to become the 3rd highest grossing film in box office history

THEY BEAT THE VILLAIN and won in the box office. Image from the 'Avengers' Facebook page

'Avengers' smashes US$1-B mark

May 15, 2012 - 9:10 AM

Avengers directed by cult favorite Joss Whedon has made 1 002 082 000

Iron Man and the Hulk in 'Avengers' spin-off?

May 09, 2012 - 1:30 PM

Will the two geniuses of the Avengers team up for another movie?

TWO SCIENTISTS, ONE MOVIE? Marvel fans won't mind a movie that brings the two superheroes together. Photo from

Avengers and aphorisms

Apr 27, 2012 - 4:33 PM

The film is fancy funny and if you allow it to be insightful of man s struggle with oneself

SUPER HEROES UNITED. Many have looked forward to this movie, ever since the first "Iron Man" film.

The angry art of superhero artist David Finch

Mar 22, 2012 - 1:50 PM

His drawings may teem with fury yet David Finch is actually a jolly good fellow

Photo by Hub Pacheco-Fully Booked