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How Could Deadpool Join The MCU – Or Has He Already Appeared?

Since the Disney-Fox deal closed there has been speculation about how and when some of the Fox characters would be worked into the MCU. In particular, Ryan Reynold’s fan-favorite Deadpool. While the X-men and Fantastic Four will most likely be recast and rebooted, Reynold’s will probably continue to portray Deadpool. But the Deadpool franchise is […]

Rumor Time: Is There Already A Plan To Reboot The Fantastic Four?

Stop, uh, Rumor Time! When you’re looking for topics to write about for Nerdbot, the Disney, Fox Acquisition could be a plethora of potential stories just waiting to be broken. Obviously the relevance for our readers lies mostly in the integration of the Fox Marvel characters to the Disney Marvel Cinematic Universe. You know, the […]

Disney-Fox Deal Closure Date

Disney has announced that its deal with Fox will “become effective at 12:02 a.m. Eastern time on March 20.” There had been some regulatory issues with the deal in Brazil and Mexico due to the merger resulting in Disney owning both ESPN and Fox regional sports. Disney therefore agreed to sell off the Fox regional […]

Is Avengers vs. X-Men On The Horizon??

The X-Men franchise has been an interesting subcategory of Marvel on film. Now that Disney bought Fox through an almost empirical acquisition the fates of our favorite mutants is in question. Do they reboot entirely? How do the merge these two universes together? And do it right no less. Then most importantly, when the X-Men […]

Disney-Fox Deal Clears Brazil Hurdle

The Disney-Fox deal cleared one of its few remaining hurdles when Brazilian regulators conditionally approved the deal on Wednesday. As previously reported, Brazil’s antitrust regulator CADE had concerns about the combination of Disney’s ESPN and Fox Sports. Disney agreed to sell not only Fox Sports in Brazil but also all the network’s broadcast rights. Disney […]