It’s about damn time for the Marvel Cinematic Universe to get queer

After 11 years, 22 films, and several strides toward more diversity on screen, the Marvel Cinematic Universe still feels decades behind on queer representation. But that hasn’t stopped Marvel’s actors, comic writers, and fans from doing the lord’s work of queering the MCU anyway.
To the surprise of no one, it turns out that queer stories and relationships make for some of the best superhero narratives.

Let Okoye find true love!Image: hbo”People tend to find common ground between queerness and superhero narratives because oftentimes when you’re marginalized you are hoping for a better world where you are accepted and where you are seen,”…

It’s about damn time for the Marvel Cinematic Universe to get queer

Tracing the MCU Timeline of That Important Captain Marvel Artifact

Aside from the fact that it stars Carol Danvers, a hero we know will team up with the Avengers in Endgame next month, Captain Marvel’s wider connections to the Marvel Cinematic Universe don’t really become clear until quite a bit into the movie. If you’ve got questions about it, we’re here to help.Read more……

Tracing the MCU Timeline of That Important Captain Marvel Artifact

A New Captain Marvel Featurette Offers a Crash Course in the Skrulls

Skrulls are a key part of the Marvel universe, set to officially make their big screen debut in Captain Marvel. But unless you’re a comics buff, they’re still a bit of a mystery.Read more……

A New Captain Marvel Featurette Offers a Crash Course in the Skrulls

Brie Larson is supercharged in powerful ‘Captain Marvel’ poster

Brie Larson is genuinely electrifying in a brand new poster for the upcoming Captain Marvel.
Marvel Studios released a new look at the heroine of the forthcoming instalment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe on Sunday, ahead of a second trailer due to drop on Dec. 3.
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Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, and co-starring Larson, Jude Law, Samuel L. Jackson, and Ben Mendelsohn, Captain Marvel is a 1990s-set MCU prequel that follows powerful part-human, part-alien Carol Danvers, who finds herself smack bang in the middle of a galactic war…

Brie Larson is supercharged in powerful ‘Captain Marvel’ poster

The EU Copyright Directive, Starforce, Ray-Tracing and Apple: Best Gizmodo Posts of the Week

The European Union passed its disastrous Copyright Directive this week, including amended versions of its onerous Articles 11 and 13 (the so-called “link tax” and “upload filter,” respectively). There’s still time to make sure it never passes into law by defeating a final ratification vote in January, though given the …Read more……

The EU Copyright Directive, Starforce, Ray-Tracing and Apple: Best Gizmodo Posts of the Week