Marvel 101


Misty Knight Takes Center Stage in New Marvel 101

There have been a lot of stories this week about Marvel's Luke Cage, and there will probably be a lot more through the weekend because most of the regular network television has gone on summer break. But also because the Marvel/Netflix series have mostly been highly anticipated and well received by fans. (Yes, we remember […]

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Marvel Reacquaints Us with Jessica Jones's Best Friend, Trish Walker

Last week, Netflix released the second season of Marvel's Jessica Jones while the latest Marvel 101 videos have been used to reacquaint viewers with the characters from the series, including Jeryn/Jeri Hogarth, Kilgrave, and Jessica herself. The latest one focuses on Jessica's best friend Trish Walker. After the accident, Jessica (Krysten Ritter) was put with […]

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Marvel Reacquaints Us with the MCU's Jessica Jones

If you haven't already dived into the second season of Marvel's Jessica Jones which was released at midnight on March 8th, or if you're a few episodes in and don't quite remember some details of season one, the video below might help out. Marvel's Jessica Jones was the second series out from the Marvel / Netflix […]

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Marvel 101 Debuts Upgraded Design with New Video Featuring Songbird

Marvel 101, the publisher's video profile for obscure characters, has gotten a major upgrade. The series of video have been running for a while on Marvel's YouTube channel and has covered everything from the Infinity Stones, to the Netflix characters, to the Inhumans, to Hela and all points in between. The videos show a series […]

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Marvel 101 Finishes Up The Defenders With Jessica Jones

And here we have a Marvel 101 for the fourth member of the Defenders, Jessica Jones. Unlike the other members of the team, Jessica Jones was created in 2001 by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Gaydos. She was written in such a way to establish a longer history, meeting her when she is a private […]

Marvel's Mantis 101 Is More Confusing Than Helpful

A couple weeks back, after the release of the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 trailer, I did up a Comic Book History of Mantis. It was one of the more difficult ones I've done because the story takes a lot of context to tell. The Swordsman, the Cotati, the Zodiac, Celestial Madonna, and Kang. […]

The Thorn On The Rose You Never Expect – Loki 101

Marvel has released a new Marvel 101, this time focusing on Loki. This show not only his history of being adopted by Odin and raised as a brother to Thor, but his ability to reincarnate and his grand designs on ruling Asgard. But you look at the drawns of him as a child in the […]

Marvel 101 Focuses On Jane Foster / Thor

The latest Marvel 101 focuses on the woman who wields the hammer, Mjolnir. When the son of Odin was no longer worthy, Jane Foster stepped up and became Thor. This is one of the more interesting character flips in recent memory. We've seen James Rhodes fill in for Iron Man and a few different people […]