“To be honest, when I was writing these stories a million years ago, I never thought about movies at all one way or another. It would have seemed almost miraculous for these things to be movies someday. To me, they were just comic books that I hoped would sell so I could keep my job.”— STAN LEE
Avengers inspired shoes
i need every single pair of these right now.
I need it.
irene’s thoughts on marvel films basically sum up everything
“You cowboy around with the Avengers some. Guys got what, armor, magic, super-powers. Super Strength. Shrink-dust. Grow-rays. Magic. Healing factors. I’m an orphan raised by carnies. Fighting with a stick and a string from the paleolithic era.”
-Hawkeye by Matt Fraction and David Aja
“We love our superheroes because they refuse to give up on us. We can analyze them out of existence, kill them, ban them, mock them, and still they return, patiently reminding us of who we are and what we wish we could be.” - Grant Morrison
Thor just doesn’t give a shit.
WELL, question I asked myself, the fact of the matter is, this question goes far, far back, and even ties into the question of ‘why is there so little visible genre diversity in comics?’ So let’s get to it.