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Loki, Green Goblin are Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel super villains

Oh sure, playing with superhero action figures is plenty fun and we fully endorse it, but what good is a plastic hero without a plastic villain to whack against them every once in awhile? While it's true that this often results in damaged toys, Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes is removing that particular risk by making Loki, Green Goblin ... (more)

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Related Topix: Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Spider-Man, Activision, Beenox, Thor, Sega, Pop/Rock, Toy-Box

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

The return of Star Wars to Marvel Comics wows San Diego Comic-Con crowd

At Marvel Comics ' "Cup O'Joe" SDCC panel Saturday July 26, 2014, the publisher's Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada broke the news comic fans everywhere have been waiting to hear, "Star Wars" is coming back to the publisher where the comic book stories began.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Vocal, Sega, Thor, Video Games, Pop/Rock, Empire

Sun Jul 27, 2014

MTV

Don't Worry, Loki Fans: New 'Avengers' Villain Is An Amazing Replacement

It's been a little bit since we last heard from the God of Thunder, coming off his biggest conquest yet, as "Thor: The Dark World" destroyed the box office back in November.

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Related Topix: Sega, Thor, Video Games, Snow White & the Huntsman, Celebrities, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston

Sat Jul 26, 2014

IGN

Marvel Announces 3 Star Wars Comics

During the Cup O' Joe panel at Comic Con, Marvel Comics announced that they will be releasing three Star Wars comics in early 2015: Star Wars, Star Wars: Darth Vader, and Star Wars: Princess Leia.

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Vocal, Sega, Thor, Video Games

Firstshowing.net

Thor & Hulk Hammering Away on 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Posters

It's Marvel day here at Comic-Con , and before the comic book studio unleashes their panel this evening, they've tossed out the final two concept art posters for The Avengers: Age of Ultron featuring Thor and Hulk .

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Related Topix: The Avengers, Marvel's The Avengers, Thor, Sega, Video Games, Celebrities, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Digital Trends

Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes flies in on September 23

Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes , the sequel to 2013's Disney Infinity , will be released on September 24, 2014 for unspecified platforms.

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Related Topix: Flavien Brebion, Infinity, _No Company, Video Games, Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software, Thor, Sega, PS3, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, X360

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

PunditFact dives into comic lore for this fact-checkPunditFact dives...

PunditFact checks Whoopi's comic claim that "for first time in history that hammer is being held by a woman."

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Related Topix: Sega, Thor, Video Games, St. Petersburg, FL

The Motley Fool

Why 'Female Thor' Is Just a Publicity Stunt to Boost Marvel's Comic Book Sales

Simply put, a woman would pick up Thor's hammer in October and become the new God of Thunder.

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Related Topix: Sega, Thor, Video Games, African-American, Stan Lee, The View, Entertainment, Television

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Man Thor loses his name and now his clothes to new woman Thor

What happens when you strip a God's armor and hammer away from him? You get exactly what is left.

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Related Topix: Sega, Thor, Video Games

WorthPlaying

'Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes' (ALL) Gets...

Platform : PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, WiiU, Xbox 360, Xbox One Genre: Action/Adventure Publisher: Disney Interactive Developer: Avalanche Software Release Date: Fall 2014 PC gamer, WorthPlaying EIC, globe-trotting couch potato, patriot, '80s headbanger, movie watcher, music lover, foodie and man in black -- squirrel! Bring many of your ... (more)

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Related Topix: Flavien Brebion, _No Company, Infinity, Video Games, Disney Infinity, Disney Interactive Studios, Avalanche Software, Sega, Captain America, Thor, PS3

Daily Mail

Marvel writers say Chris Hemsworth won't be replaced by a woman on...

EXCLUSIVE: Marvel writers say Thor's Chris Hemsworth won't be replaced by a woman in film franchise as he makes top five on list of Hollywood's highest paid actors His role playing Marvel superhero Thor has recently seen Chris Hemsworth become Hollywood's fifth highest paid actor, and he won't be putting down the hammer any time soon.

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Related Topix: Thor, Sega, Video Games, Celebrities, Chris Hemsworth, Australia, Oceania, World News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

DailyGame

Zen Pinball 2 PS4 Update Enables Free PS3 Table Imports

It may not be a free PS Plus game for August, but PS4 owners who have Zen Pinball 2 just got a great pre-func bonus from Zen Studios.

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Related Topix: Marvel Pinball, Zen Studios, Video Games, The, Sega, Activision, X-Men, Thor, Deep Silver

USA Today

Superheroes are in for some Marvel-ous changes

A female Thor and a brilliant Hulk are just a couple of makeovers coming for Marvel Comics' A-list Avengers this fall.

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Related Topix: Sega, Thor, Video Games, Robots, Entertainment

The Escapist

Comics and Cosplay: Lady Thor Fan Art Is Worthy To Wield Mjolnir

Months in advance of the debut of Marvel's new female Thor, fans are turning in some impressive tributes to the Goddess of Thunder.

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OregonLive.com

Hillary Clinton on Ronald Reagan, Rick Perry's letter, North Korea's World Cup chances: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

Hillary Clinton, in a recent television interview, said her husband, Bill Clinton, created "a hundred times" more jobs than former President Ronald Wilson did in his two terms in the White House.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Texas Government, Texas, Sega, Thor, Video Games

Mon Jul 21, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Marvel Editor Addresses Critics of 'Thor,' 'Captain America' and 'Iron Man' Changes

Axel Alonso, the editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, discussed the reactions to the big changes made for the characters Thor, Iron Man and Captain America in an interview with IGN.

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Related Topix: Thor, Sega, Video Games

Daily Herald

5 things to know about the new Goddess of Thunder

Marvel announced ­-- on the friendly venue of ABC's "The View" -- that a big switch is coming this fall to the God of Thunder: There will be a new wielder of Mjolnir, the mystical hammer of Thor.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Firstshowing.net

Marvel Studios Schedules Five New Mystery Projects Through 2019

Without a doubt we'll be getting a whole slew of updates from Marvel Studios later this week when Comic-Con gets into full swing in San Diego beginning with the convention's preview night on Wednesday, July 22nd.

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Related Topix: The Avengers, Sinister, Sega, Thor

Neatorama

Thor Is About To Become A Disney Princess

The mighty God of Thunder has undergone some changes over the years, from new looks and new attitudes to that time Loki turned him into a frog, but now Thor's about to go where many male characters in the Marvel Universe have gone before- full blown female.

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Related Topix: Thor, Sega, Video Games

Sat Jul 19, 2014

National Review Online

Jim Geraghty: A Thor Subject

The second surprise was the venue in which the switch was announced - ABC's feminine-minded daytime talk show The View - but perhaps that was predictable, considering that Marvel and ABC Television are both owned by Disney.

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