A Brief History of the MCU Part Two

While other Marvel-based movies came before it, Iron Man ushered in the era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Much of what happened afterward is totally inconceivable without the success of that film. Remarkably,...


The Most Interesting Marvel Rumors of the Week

Source images: Marvel Studios | Illustration: James Bareham/Polygon Welcome to the first edition of Marvel rumors of the week! In this installment, you’ll learn about a nixed reunion, a possible supervillain team-up, and the...

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A Brief History of the MCU Part One

During the 1990s, Marvel Entertainment Group suffered through several nightmarish years. The company declared bankruptcy, gained a new title, accepted a penny-pinching new owner, and gradually tried to claw its way up out of...