Such severe corporate punishment resulted in the studios reshooting, editing, and using VFX work to alter all images of a "Chinese Army" to one that was North Korean instead. It comes up, as Marvel was suggesting that The Mandarin be the villain of Iron Man 3, which DMG were approaching as a co-production deal with Marvel[...]
On a press tour in China to promote the Chinese premiere of Bumblebee, John Cena surprised fans by answering questions in Mandarin Chinese Mandarin being the official dialect spoken in China and Taiwan This is more than knowing "Ni hao", speaking a phrase or two that was rehearsed before the interview or learning to sing[...]
Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]
Grace Randolph writes; Ben Kingsley is The Mandarin in Iron Man 3 2013, kicking off Marvel Phase 2 Disney and Marvel Studios bring Iron Man 3 to the silver screen as their follow up to The Avengers, and Shane Black gives us his version of Iron Man villain The Mandarin! Host Grace Randolph, from Beyond The[...]
It's been a bit of an unusual day for Iron Man 3 trailer releases. The TV spot "Save" was released on Marvel's Youtube channel, and then made private...
Update 2: This spot was officially released on Marvel's Youtube channel yesterday, and then made private. And now it's back again. Which is good,
MARVEL NOW! POINT ONE #1 Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, MATT FRACTION, JEPH LOEB, NICK SPENCER, KIERON GILLEN, DENNIS HOPELESS Art by MICHAEL ALLRED, ED MCGUINNESS, STEVE MCNIVEN, JAMIE MCKELVIE, SALVADOR LARROCA and LUKE ROSS Cover by ADI GRANOV ON SALE OCTOBER 2012 Beijing's Censors Could Test the Mettle of Iron Man So getting an evil Chinese character like the Mandarin[...]