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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Comic-Con Photos: Battle Bears, Spider-Man, and a Smurf You Could See From Space

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This is where the Avengers will, presumably, assemble. Here's one of the reasons I prefer Marvel's slightly more real-world approach to D.C.'s more mythic feel: The most powerful Marvel superhero team's battle cry -- "Avengers assemble!" -- is less a stirring call to arms than a suggestion that everyone show up on time. It's just one step above "Avengers, check your schedules, and get back to my assistant with the three best times that you are available to stop Ultron!"

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