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Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's Iron Fist Before His Netflix TV Debut Everything You Need to Know About Marvel's Iron Fist Before His Netflix TV Debut

In less than a month, martial arts superhero Danny Rand is heading to Netflix for his own TV show—and he’s being heralded as “the fourth Defender” as much as he is by his actual hero name, the immortal Iron Fist. He’s had a long history in Marvel Comics, both on his own and as a partner in crime-fighting. So here’s…

The Bizarre History of Legion, One of Marvel's Most Powerful Mutants The Bizarre History of Legion, One of Marvel's Most Powerful Mutants

Tomorrow, FX launches its first X-Men-inspired TV show: Legion, which follows the seemingly indescribable life of David Haller, a man who thinks he either has vast psychic powers or he’s going insane. But despite some major ties to equally major X-Men characters, Haller—a.k.a. Legion—is relatively unknown. Here’s what…

Your Guide to Cable, Marvel Comics' Living Embodiment of Time-Travel Nonsense Your Guide to Cable, Marvel Comics' Living Embodiment of Time-Travel Nonsense

Deadpool 2 is looking to finally bring Cable from the pages of Marvel comics to the big screen. But there’s one daunting aspect of that—how do you explain a comic book history as complex and as absurd as Cable has? For now, it sounds like the answer is to avoid as much of it as possible. Allow us to explain why that’s…

The Obscenely Complex Way the Rebels Stole the Death Star Plans in the Original Star Wars Expanded Universe The Obscenely Complex Way the Rebels Stole the Death Star Plans in the Original Star Wars Expanded Universe

Rogue One is hitting theaters, and with its release, we now have an “official” answer to how Princess Leia received the plans to the Death Star in A New Hope. In years past, however, when the old Expanded Universe flourished, there was another explanation... and it’s more complex and ludicrous than you could possibly…

Everything You Need to Know About X-23, and Why Her Appearance in Logan Is So Important Everything You Need to Know About X-23, and Why Her Appearance in Logan Is So Important

The first trailer for Logan dropped this morning, giving us confirmation of the long-standing rumor that comic book hero Laura Kinney—a.k.a. X-23—will be in the movie. If that name doesn’t ring a bell for you, we’re here to help: it’s because little Laura could end up being the key to the future of Wolverine on the…

Everything You Need to Know About Warcraft Before You See the Movie  Everything You Need to Know About Warcraft Before You See the Movie 

The Warcraft movie is nearly here, and if you don’t know your Gul’dans from your Garonas, everything in the trailers probably looks monstrously confusing. Don’t worry, we’re here to help! Here’s what you need to know about the weird world of Azeroth before you start your journey (into a movie theater).

Everything You Need to Know to Get Ready for Marvel's Civil War II Everything You Need to Know to Get Ready for Marvel's Civil War II

Marvel’s Civil War II #1 comic event finally begins tomorrow, but are you prepared? Fear not, because we’re here with the answers to all your questions, as well as everything else you should know about Civil War II.

Everything You Need to Know About the Wonderful World of Steven Universe Everything You Need to Know About the Wonderful World of Steven Universe

Steven Universe is finally back on TV today, but if you’re confused as to why so many people across the internet are frothing at the mouth for its return, we’re here to help! This is everything you need to know to starting watching the adventures of Steven and the Crystal Gems immediately. (Because you really, really…

A Guide to Marvel's Original Civil War Saga, Which Was Not Good A Guide to Marvel's Original Civil War Saga, Which Was Not Good

We couldn’t be more excited for Captain America: Civil War to finally come to theaters next week, but we also couldn’t be less enthused with its source material. The comic event was epic, but it was also a mess, where Iron Man inexplicably became a supervillianous asshole. Here’s a guide to Marvel’s original Civil War …

The Complete History Of Ceres, The Planet (?) Between Mars And Jupiter The Complete History Of Ceres, The Planet (?) Between Mars And Jupiter

Over the last couple of weeks, the Dawn Spacecraft has been beaming back spectacular pictures of Ceres – a world, discovered more than a century before Pluto, about which we know very little. This is the story of its discovery, and humanity's impending visit to one of the last unexplored planetary bodies in the…

What You Need To Know About Lord Of The Rings' One Ring What You Need To Know About Lord Of The Rings' One Ring

You may have read The Lord of the Rings and/or seen the movies, but do you understand what's going on with those titular pieces of jewelry? This video offers a quick explanation of the various rings in J.R.R. Tolkien's universe, especially the One Ring.

iPhone-Backgrounder Hack Brings True Background Multitasking to iPhone Apps iPhone-Backgrounder Hack Brings True Background Multitasking to iPhone Apps

iPhone-Backgrounder (available for jailbroken iPhones via Cydia) brings another much-desired functionality that Apple's not allowing for legit apps-the ability to run in the background. After installing the extension, simply hold down the home button on the app you want to preserve, and it will keep running until you…

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