That ‘Avengers’ Joke Just Boosted Build-A-Bear Sales

That ‘Avengers’ Joke Just Boosted Build-A-Bear Sales

“Honestly, at this exact second, I thought you were Build-A-Bear,” Tony wisecracks at the talking raccoon. “Maybe I am,” Rocket replies. Avengers: Endgame has some memorable exchanges. It’s always funny when a film makes a jab at popular brands. This one might even beat Ryan Gosling’s jab at New Balance sneakers in Crazy Stupid Love. However, the important thing is that everyone’s happy, especially the companies receiving free publicity.   Image via CinemaBlend   According to CNet, Build-A-Bear Workshop CEO Sharon Price John says that the joke helped attract customers to the store. Marvel-themed products had already boosted sales significantly …

The Directors of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Adapting ‘Magic: The Gathering’ for Netflix

The Directors of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Adapting ‘Magic: The Gathering’ for Netflix

Exciting news for fans of Magic: The Gathering! Anthony and Joe Russo, the visionary directors behind numerous Marvel movies such as Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame have, according to Polygon, been announced to adapt Magic: The Gathering for Netflix! Magic: The Gathering is a collectible fantasy themed card that debuted in 1993. A game of Magic represents wizard-like figures called planeswalkers who cast spells, use artifacts, and summon monsters. The game is extremely popular, with twenty million players in its current incarnation and providing a unique fantasy experience that can played anywhere.   Image via Variety  Magic: The Gathering on Netflix intends to be …

Stan Lee Never Got to See ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Stan Lee Never Got to See ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Now that Avengers: Endgame has been released, Marvel Studios is much more open about its secrets and creative process from the first eleven years of filmmaking. Visual effects frames are being shared, questions about the films are being answered, and Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige was nice enough to chat with fans over Reddit. Sadly, one of the things Feige revealed was that the late and great Stan Lee never got the chance to see the final cut of Endgame before he passed away.   Image via Forbes   “Stan loved to wait to see the final movie at the …

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Out-Earns ‘Titanic,’ James Cameron Congratulates Marvel

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Out-Earns ‘Titanic,’ James Cameron Congratulates Marvel

Avengers: Endgame has smashed box office records since its debut, and hasn’t stopped since. One of the film’s most significant accomplishments was passing $2 billion in global box office revenue in two short weeks. It now joins the same high-earning club as Avengers: Infinity War, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Titanic, and Avatar.   Image Via VR & fUN   James Cameron directed these latter two films, previously the two highest-grossing movies of all time. When Endgame crossed the $2 billion mark, it broke Cameron’s monopoly on the top two spots to become the second-highest-grossing film of all time. It is now …

Hilariously Honest Book Titles: Avengers Edition

Hilariously Honest Book Titles: Avengers Edition

The Avengers have been a dear part of our lives and screens for eleven years now, and even longer for loyal comic book fans. In honor of the conclusion to Marvel Studios’ Infinity Saga, we decided to parody the titles for each of the Avengers’ comic book series. It goes without saying that we could use some laughs after the emotional roller coaster that was Avengers: Endgame (additional laughs are available at Honest Book Titles: Stephen King Edition). We will be forever grateful to the larger-than-life superheroes who made our silver screens just a little bit brighter.   (The following …