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Why does every Marvel hero live in New York?

Why does every Marvel hero live in New York?

Whether in the comics or in the MCU, Marvel heroes tend to be based in New York City – and it’s due to the creative choices made by Stan Lee himself. Comic book readers have long argued about which is the better franchise when it comes to Marvel and DC.

Do all Marvel characters live in New York?

It’s widely known that most Marvel superheroes actually reside in/hail from real world cities…with New York being the home to many of them.

Why is Marvel in NYC?

Based on things I’ve read and interviews I’ve watched it is because the creators of the Marvel Universe (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby) were living and working in New York City so they based their new heroes such as the Fantastic Four and Spider-Man in New York because it’s what they know and it’s an exciting city.

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Why is NYC the Big Apple?

The nickname “The Big Apple” originated in the 1920s in reference to the prizes (or “big apples”) rewarded at the many racing courses in and around New York City. However, it wasn’t officially adopted as the city’s nickname until 1971 as the result of a successful ad campaign intended to attract tourists.

Where does Peter Parker live in New York?

You all know that Peter Parker is your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. For many years, that neighborhood was officially Forest Hills, Queens. He even lived at a real address: 20 Ingram Street.

Can Marvel villains become heroes?

Here are some Marvel heroes who did just that. Villains becoming heroes (or vice versa) is a common trope in superhero comics, but more often than not, the switch in allegiances proves temporary once the status quo demanded by serialized storytelling reasserts itself.

Who are the 10 super villains that became heroes and stayed that way?

Marvel: 10 Super-Villains Who Became Heroes And Stayed That Way 1 Wonder Man 2 Hawkeye 3 Scarlet Witch 4 Quicksilver 5 The Vision 6 Black Widow 7 Rogue 8 Deadpool 9 Emma Frost 10 Songbird

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Who is Simon Williams in the Avengers?

Simon Williams was introduced in Avengers #9 as a pawn of Baron Zemo and his Masters of Evil. An industrialist put out of business by Tony Stark and who then embezzled to keep himself from bankruptcy, Williams was recruited by Zemo with the promise of revenge upon Stark.