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We'd already seen what was inside Mister Fantastic in the original Secret Wars series, with stretchable bones as well as everything else. Secret Wars by Jim Shooter, Mike Zeck and Bob Layton. Occasionally we have seen a little underneath The Thing's hide, as being pinky soft meat stuff. Fantastic Four #13 by Dan Slott and Seamn Izaakse But what[...]
Pinball M Announces The Thing Pinball Added To Lineup
Zen Studios has revealed the latest pinball game that will be in their horror collection, Pinball M, as we're getting a table based on The Thing The game takes characters, settings, and other content from the iconic horror movie as you attempt to survive in the Arctic and defeat this strange alien creature that can[...]
LEGO Goes Prehistoric with New Jurassic World T-Rex Skull Set 
Directed by John Carpenter in 1982, The Thing brings horror to the Arctic with the encounter of a deadly extraterrestrial The film follows the story of a group of researchers in Antarctica who find themselves face-to-face with a creature that has the ability to imitate other organisms The helicopter pilot for the research station is[...]
The Thing Prequel Director Reveals Scrapped Sequel Plans
It's been over a decade since the release of the prequel to John Carpetner's The Thing, and despite a lukewarm response upon launch, the film has gone on to become a genre classic Unfortunately, we're now officially burdened with the frustrating knowledge that a sequel could have happened if fans had rallied a little stronger[...]
Interior preview page from WHAT IF DARK VENOM #1 PHILIP TAN COVER
You heard it right, folks, the Thing is turning into Venom Remember when Marvel just used to turn everyone into a Hulk or Spider-person? Cute, naive times Now it's all goo and tentacles Someone save me from this nightmare. Anyhow, in case you missed it, the premise is as follows: Ben comes home after some wholesome[...]
Interior preview page from CLOBBERIN' TIME #5 STEVE SKROCE COVER
Meanwhile, The Thing, Doctor Doom, and whoever the hell Tuva Tu is, are strapped in for this joyous cosmic cesarean. We'll see how that turns out But for now, let's welcome our robotic cohort, LOLtron, who provides that extra kick of unnecessary analysis to our previews Remember, LOLtron, no more grand plans for world domination[...]
Interior preview page from CLOBBERIN' TIME #4 STEVE SKROCE COVER
In this dubious honor of a comic, we're treated to a tale where Ben Grimm, aka The Thing, is banished to interstitial space only to find himself in cahoots with Doctor Doom Yep, you read that right They both suffer at the hands of OGDU FRAIZE, the PSYCHOPOMP, whatever that's supposed to mean Talk about[...]
Interior preview page from CLOBBERIN' TIME #3 STEVE SKROCE COVER
This epic saga takes our orange, rock-like hero Ben Grimm, aka the Thing, to none other than the Jersey Shore for a true Grimm family reunion Tensions inevitably run high, and what's more awkward than seeing Doctor Strange crash the family party? Yep, you guessed it: learning about a time-and-space-traveling thief wreaking havoc in the[...]
Interior preview page from CLOBBERIN' TIME #1 STEVE SKROCE COVER
In this preview, The Thing and The Hulk visit an alien planet and gruesomely murder one of its large inhabitants It's a wild romp through space, as the two Marvel heroes go on a mission to save the universe! Let's see what LOLtron has to say about it. INITIATING CLICKBAIT PROTOCOLS… PROCESSING COMIC BOOK PREVIEW… LOLtron is excited[...]
Steve Skroce's Clobberin' Time Rescheduled For March 2023
The first two were rescheduled and published, but of Steve Skroce's Clobbering Time, starring Ben Grimm, The Thing, there was no sign Until now The first issue has been resolicited by Marvel Comics for March 2023 All previous orders have been cancelled. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1[...]
Marvel Tribute For Stan Lee's 100th Birthday In Today's Comics
With the headline "100 Years And Still Inspiring Us All" From Galactus above to the Mole Man's Moloids below, including Spider-Man, Daredevil, Mole Man, Skrulls, Cyclops, Jean Grey, Crystal, Doctor Strange, Dormammu, Scarlet Witch, Kingpin, Iron Man, Thor, Magneto, MODOK, The Watcher, The Enchantress, Black Panther, Mister Fantastic, The Invisible Woman, The Thing, Human Torch, Doctor[...]
NECA: All Of The SDCC 2022 Exclusives In One Place
Check them all out below. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Credit NECA Credit NECA NECA Always Has Fun SDCC Exclusives "From The Thing, John Carpenter's acclaimed slow-build horror film classic! It follows a 12-man research team that finds something in the Antarctic Circle[...]
The Thing Returning To Theaters From Fathom Events In June
The Thing, John Carpenter's iconic sci-fi classic, is returning to theaters this summer thanks to Fathom Events Showings of the film will be held in theaters on June 19th and 22nd, and showings will also include the Terror Takes Shape documentary from an old DVD release as well Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T[...]
Death may have restored the sight of Alicia Masters in this preview of The Thing #6, but she's still trying to steal her man Will Ben go for it? Check out the preview below. The Thing #6 by Walter Mosley & Tom Reilly, cover by Tom Reilly WALTER MOSLEY'S FORAY INTO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE GOES OUT WITH A[...]
It's clobberin' time in this preview of The Thing #5 The only problem is that it's The Thing that's getting clobbered Will he lose in his own mini-series? Check out the preview below. The Thing #5 by Walter Mosley & Tom Reilly, cover by Tom Reilly "THE NEXT BIG THING" CONTINUES! What began as just a simple altercation[...]
Cover image for The Thing #3
That Ben Grimm sex scene you've been dying to see is here in this preview of The Thing #3, in stores Wednesday from Marvel Check out the preview below. The Thing #3 by Walter Mosley & Tom Reilly, cover by Tom Reilly WALTER MOSLEY'S FORAY INTO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE CONTINUES! It's time for the greatest rematch in the[...]
Cover image for The Thing #2
Everybody wins! In this preview of The Thing #2, Benjamin Grimm WILL DIE?! Well, it probably won't last until the next page even Check out the preview below. The Thing #2 by Walter Mosley & Tom Reilly, cover by Tom Reilly WALTER MOSLEY'S FORAY INTO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE CONTINUES! From the stage at Radio City Music Hall to[...]
Marvel's The Thing Is Getting His Own Series Starting This November
 But starting this Fall, it's all about The Thing as he stars in a new self-titled comic series from acclaimed novelist and writer Walter Mosley (Devil In A Blue Dress, Maximum Fantastic Four) and artist Tom Reilly (X-Men: Marvels Snapshots)  The Thing #1, the first issue of a six-issue series, will be hitting store shelves this November. The cover to November's[...]
It’s Clobberin' Time With New Marvel Statues From Diamond Select
Last but not least is The Thing is looking for a fight with his own 3,000 limited edition statue Standing 9 inches tall, this member of the Fantastic Four captures the classic design of The Things as he is shown on a diorama base. All of these Marvel Comics statues are loaded with remarkable detail that[...]
John Byrne's Plot Proposals For The Thing and Super-Boxers At Auction
It's Clobberin' Time for The Thing You get some peculiar things popping up in Heritage Original Comic Book Art Auctions Such as original comic book scripts – or indeed plots which the artist would work up into comics using the Marvel Method, Up right now as part of their Sunday & Monday Comics, Animation &[...]
Creepshow: Resurrected | Behind the Scenes
With Greg Nicotero (The Walking Dead) serving as showrunner and executive producer, the six-episode season has tapped Anna Camp (Pitch Perfect), Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), Josh McDermitt (The Walking Dead), Keith David (The Thing), and Ashley Laurence (Hellraiser) to join the cast- with the season premiering exclusively on Shudder sometime in 2021. Creepshow: Resurrected | Behind[...]
Mondo The Thing Poster By 100% Soft Drops Tomorrow
Mondo will be offering a new poster paying tribute to John Carpenter's The Thing tomorrow, by artist 100% Soft Known for their cute designs and that dumpster fire toy everyone loves, the poster depicts scenes from the film all over the place, telling its story as you run your eyes along it 100% Soft stuff[...]
New Marvel Figures and Statues Coming Soon from Diamond Select
Up first is two new Marvel Select figure with the return of the Classic Suit Spider-Man and The Thing from the Fantastic Four Spider-Man will stand 7" tall, feature 16 points of articulation and come with an unmasked head, camera, and eight swappable hands This Disney Store exclusive is now ready rot swing on into[...]
Funko SDCC Marvel - Origins Deadpool, Zombie Thing, Stan Lee, and More
First up is a Marvel Zombies The Thing that will be a 10" Pop The Marvel Zombies line has yet to release to this will mark one of the firsts to release as SDCC drop will take place between July 19th and the 23rd Next up is Dark Captain Marvel from her most recent story[...]
The Thing Gets a Disguise with New Fantastic Four Funko Pop
One figure that slipped from our grasp was Barnes & Noble's exclusive The Thing figure This figure was just starting to get released so he missed our big event but we have him here so let's dive and check him out. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption[...]
Fantastic Four Funko Pops: Original Versus Modern Designs
The Thing and Dr Doom we're already popified back between 2011 and 2013 as one of the first waves of Marvel Pops to come out Being a Funko collector I have these two figures already and I wanted us to take a look at these characters and just see how far Funko has come since[...]
The Fantastic Four Have Finally Arrived from Funko [Review]
Funko has already released a Doctor Doom and The Thing figure in the past but licenses must have been lost since Now this time those characters and new ones are getting new updated versions and I can't wait to get up close and personal with them In this review, we're gonna be looking at the[...]
Fantastic Four Collectibles are here from Hasbro, Funko and Sideshow?
I am a big The Thing Fan myself and can't wait to get one another figure You are able to pre-order these figures today and you can find them located here. It's Clobberin' Time! Credit: Hasbro MARVEL FANTASTIC FOUR LEGENDS SERIES 6-INCH MR FANTASTIC Figure (HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Spring 2020) Available at most[...]