Ben Grimm

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Let’s Take a Look at the Walgreens Exclusive Thing Marvel Legends Figure

Marvel Legends collectors are a patient bunch. Just kidding, that could not be further from the truth. Since Susan Storm was announced at SDCC a couple years ago, we dreamed about finally having the Fantastic Four on our shelves. Now it is a reality. The Thing is the final figure from the FF that we […]

Marvel Two-in-One #8 cover by Jay Anacleto and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Marvel Two-in-One #8 Review: The Pain Catches Up

The Thing and the Human Torch are stranded on another world where Captain America and Iron Man’s Civil War destroyed everything. They’ve hidden away in a small town, and the Spider, a maddened version of the Amazing Spider-Man, is searching all over the country for them. Johnny is taking care of their new house, and […]

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 Review: Journey to the Center of Doom

The Infamous Iron Man, aka Victor von Doom, and the Thing arrive on another Earth while Doom ruminates on his childhood. On this world, the two find a dead Reed Richards and a triumphant Doctor Doom. Before long, our Doom comes into conflict with this Doom, and, before the conflict goes too far, our Victor […]

Marvel Two-in-One #5 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #5 Review: The Series Just Continues to Get Better

The Thing takes issue with the Mr. Fantastic of the alternate Earth. Before things go too far, Invisible Woman, head of S.H.I.E.L.D on this Earth, arrives on the scene, and we get a Fantastic Four reunion of sorts. It may be cut short, as the hybrid Doctor Doom/Galactus is on his way back to Earth […]

Marvel Two-in-One #4 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #4 Review: The Series Hits Its Stride

The Thing, the Human Torch, and Dr. Rachna Koul begin their mutliversal expedition to locate the rest of the Fantastic Four. They arrive on a world very much like their own, but they are soon attacked by She-Hulk and Wolverine in SHIELD-branded uniforms. What is different here? Why are their friends trying to kill them? […]

Captain America #699 cover by Chris Samnee and Matthew Wilson

Captain America #699 Review: Swift Pacing and Classic Cap Feels

Captain America, Liang, and their soldiers have challenged the rule of King Baby’s America, and Cap quickly encounters and old friend and ally: The Incredible Hulk. He has been taken over by King Babbington. Elsewhere, the Things slaves away to keep power on in Babbington’s tower. No, the Hulk and the Thing don’t get to […]

Marvel Two-in-One #2 cover by Jim Cheung and Justin Ponsor

Marvel Two-in-One #2 Review: Return to Monster Island

The Thing has convinced the Human Torch that Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Franklin, and Valeria are still alive in another dimension, and the two go on an excursion to Monster Island, the site of the Fantastic Four’s first adventure. As is often the case with Monster Island, things get messy quickly, and an unexpected associate […]

Darryl DMC McDaniels On Bringing Ben Grimm And Groot Together

How did Ben Grimm and Groot end up on the same team? Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels (Founding member of RUN-DMC) and Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez (Editor-in-Chief, Darryl Makes Comics) talk about writing for Marvel’s Guardians of Infinity #3, as well as the process behind directing the variant cover. [youtube][/youtube]

Booze Geek – B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher And Ben Grimm

By Dylan Gonzalez Beer: B.O.R.I.S. the Crusher Brewery: Hoppin’ Frog Brewery ABV: 9.4% Earlier on in the Booze Geek entries, I reviewed Hoppin’ Frog’s D.O.R.I.S. the Destroyer. Now, I checked out D.O.R.I.S. equally bad brother, B.O.R.I.S. the Crusher. B.O.R.I.S., an Imperial Oatmeal Stout, was impenetrably black in color. When poured, it produced a mocha head […]

Fantastic Four Will Have No Post-Credit Scene

After credit scenes have become synonymous with Marvel movies regardless of which studio is producing the film. It is so expected now that folks got a little upset when it was found out that Avengers: Age Of Ultron would only have one post credit scene. During an interview with the cast of the Fantastic Four, […]

The Thing Has No Pants In Latest Fantastic Four TV Spot

Fox has released a new TV spot for their upcoming film Fantastic Four and in it, there is a scene with the four walking across the room… and Ben Grimm has no pants on. I’m not sure exactly what’s going on there. You can draw your own conclusions. The trailer shows off the characters powers […]

New Fantastic Four Footage In Phone App Commercial

A commercial for features footage from the upcoming Fantastic Four film. In the footage used we get to see Johnny Storm, Reed Richards, Sue Storm and Ben Grimm use their powers. There is also a guy named Carl who can book tickets from his phone. I don’t think Carl is going to be in […]

“It’s A Huge Responsibility” – Jamie Bell Talks Playing Ben Grimm

Jamie Bell talked with AOL Build about his upcoming turn as Ben Grimm / The Thing in Josh Trank’s reboot of the Fantastic Four. Bell talks about the great responsibility of taking on such a beloved character and working with actor and mo-cap expert Andy Serkis to get the motion capture aspects of it right. […]

First Look At The Thing From Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four

We have what appears to be the first official photo of Ben Grimm / The Thing from the upcoming Fox film Fantastic Four. The Josh Trank reboot features Jamie Bell as Grimm, whose look had been kept under wrap until now. Empire Magazine got the exclusive photos. Unlike in the previous incarnation where Michael Chiklis […]

Why Jamie Bell Was The Right Choice For The Thing

Continuing form yesterday, Fox released this featurette of writer Simon Kinberg and director Josh Trank talking about casting Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm / The Thing. Seems Trank has always been a fan of Bell and was just looking for the right project to work with him on. Fantastic Four hits theaters August 7th. #FantasticFour’s […]