9 Takeaways from the “Secret Wars” Storyline in Spider-Man: The Animated Series

Spider-Man: The Animated Series was a very popular animated superhero show. It was decided at some point it was the idea vehicle for adapting the Secret Wars story, and they did it over several episodes. Welcome to the third edition of Marvelous Animation!

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Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 3

Plot summary: Nick Fury struggles to stay ahead of an unknown killer picking off the candidates for his Avengers initiative.

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Marvel Mondays – What If…?: Episode 1

Plot summary: When Steve Rogers is injured, Peggy Carter volunteers to take the super solder serum in his place, becoming Captain Carter and battling the Red Skull.

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Series Review

The MCU’s second foray into television had its moments, but was overall a massive step down from the strong debut of WandaVision, with glaring issues with the structure, writing, and villains.

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The Superhero Pantheon – Limited Edition: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Jerome and Brian review another Marvel Disney Plus show, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Did the show meet the high standard established by Wandavision? Did the show justify its existence as a six hour television show? Find out about two very different opinions on a show that has gotten some very mixed reviews.

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Marvel Mondays – The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: Episode 6

Plot summary: Sam at last accepts the mantle of Captain America as all parties converge on the GRC vote in New York.

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The Superhero Pantheon Vol.2 – Episode 60: The Season Finale (aka Avengers: Endgame – Redux)

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Jerome and Brian discuss their final movie of season, the highest grossing film of all-time, Avengers: Endgame. They spend nearly two hours breaking down the different aspects of the film and its placement in the Pantheon should be little in doubt.

The second half of the show features Ben Phillips and Matt Waters coming onto discuss their master list of the first 23 movies of the MCU. Please forgive Matt Waters in his wrongness. Despite this fact, he and Ben were great guests. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon Vol.2 – Episode 60: The Season Finale (aka Avengers: Endgame – Redux)

The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 51: The Punisher (1989) & Captain America (1990)

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Jerome and Brian have cleared the Big 50 for volume two, and what a way to celebrate by reviewing the bottom of barrel when it comes to Marvel movies. It’s a two movie show (and will be seven for the month) as they break down the 1989 Punisher and 1990 Captain America. Find out the person who didn’t realize he could slum and practically saves one of the movies from being in the pile of shame. Continue reading The Superhero Pantheon: Volume 2, Episode 51: The Punisher (1989) & Captain America (1990)

Steve Rogers: More Than Just a Big Red, White & Blue Boyscout

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The moment that Captain America first appeared on-screen in Avengers: Infinity War, the whole audience around me cheered. No other character got this kind of response — and that is entirely down to the legacy and mythos that Marvel has built over Chris Evans’ eight appearances as this character.

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