Captain America 2 is set for April 4 2014 with a very general description now known: The second installment will pick-up where the highly anticipated Marvel’s The Avengers (May 4, 2012) leaves off, as Steve Rogers continues his affiliation with Nick Fury and S.H.I.E.L.D and struggles to embrace his role in the modern world. But I’m still more curious about that Marvel mystery movie they’re holding May 16 open for. With so many of the major properties already in motion or claimed by other studios, it’s a mystery indeed. I haven’t even seen any convincing theories as to what it might be.
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The cover to Worlds Finest #3 there. Man, that’s got to smart.
Here is a panel from one of the final pages of Avengers Vs X-Men #1 from Marvel Comics. The print edition.
I expected that Marvel would take the top spot away from Justice League in March, due to the sales of Avengers Vs X-Men #0, and Jim Lee leaving the book for a short sabbatical. But, thanks to Marvel shipping Avengers Vs X-Men #1 a week early, to be held for this week, they’ve taken the top two spots. As well as grabbing the fifth spot with Avengers Assemble.
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As per a short press release from Disney, the Captain America sequel is set for April 4th, 2014. They’ve had this date earmarked for a while, but now we know what for:
It’s not the first time I’ve heard this particular Skyfall rumour, and it slots in nicely with some other info we’ve got about the film, but it’s still far from confirmed. Proceed with some caution, anyway.
There’s a lot of interesting bits and pieces in the mag, which is no surprise, there being a new series in the works and all. Perhaps the best bit is a short script, written by Steven Moffat for would-be companions to read and use to audition with Matt Smith.