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Who could be the first superhero of Chinese ancestry in Marvel Cinematic Universe

Who do you think would be the best choice to be the first superhero of Chinese ancestry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 16:13:40

Comic-Con hits 50

From Peter Parker's run-in with a radioactive spider to Superman fleeing an exploding Krypton: Comic book fans love a good origin story.
Source: AFP | 2019/7/15 15:38:39

'Spirited Away' dominates theaters in Chinese mainland

Directed by Hayao Miyazaki, Studio Ghibli's nearly two-decades-old animated film Spirited Away made its Chinese mainland cinema debut on Friday, topping the single day box office with 54 million yuan ($7.86 million).
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/23 16:08:39

Artists rethink how to package Chinese elements for foreign markets

When he began producing the first season of The Outcast in 2015, Wang Xin never expected the animation works he directed to become so popular with overseas audiences.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/12 18:33:39

Pixar's 'Toy Story' franchise shows how far the studio has come

Before it made Toy Story in 1995, the longest video Pixar had ever created lasted just five minutes. It didn't have an art or a screenplay department, and had fewer than 20 people on its payroll.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/5 16:53:40

Beijing plays host to Another Planet Science-Fiction Convention

The Another Planet Science-Fiction Convention was held at the Chaoyang Museum of Urban Planning on Saturday and Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/28 17:32:22

US television sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" stars place handprints in Hollywood

The stars of American television sitcom "The Big Bang Theory," the longest-running multi-camera comedy series in TV in the United States, put their handprints in cement at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/2 13:24:17

Chinese cartoonist C.C. Tsai promotes English version of his classic comics with a bit of life wisdom

For many young Chinese, 1 am is time for bed after a day of hard work and signing off the web, but for 71-year-old Chinese cartoonist C.C. Tsai, it is time to get up and start a productive new day, a habit he has insisted on for decades.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/29 16:13:40

Midnight showings of 'Avengers: Endgame' set new record in Chinese mainland

Just a half an hour before midnight on Tuesday, fans lined up in front of ticketing machines in a local cinema in Beijing to get their tickets for Marvel Studio's final film in the Avengers series - Avengers: Endgame. The first group of moviegoers in the world to get to see the film, Chinese fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) were ready to spend an exciting night at the cinema.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 17:55:54

Zachary Levi arrives in China to promote his new DC superhero film 'Shazam!'

Actor Zachary Levi has been very busy recently. During the Beijing red carpet premiere of his new Warner Bros film Shazam! on Monday, fans hailed him as the new "king" of the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) since the new film has been receiving rave reviews and dominating headlines.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/27 16:53:40

Luffy is coming!

Several days before the 2019 Spring Festival, Hello, ONE PIECE! Luffy is Coming! left Shenzhen and arrived in at the Sichuan Museum in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. The special exhibition on world famous Japanese manga One Piece quickly became a hit on social media, especially among the large number of the manga's fans in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/21 18:08:40

Germany claims the crown for record gathering of smurfs

A group of German friends claimed a world record on Saturday for the highest number of smurfs gathered in one place.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/17 18:13:39

Obituary: Chinese author Louis Cha changed face of 'wuxia' genre

Millions of wuxia fans from home and abroad flooded social media platforms to express their shock and sorrow after news hit that renowned Chinese martial arts novelist Louis Cha, widely known by his pen name Jin Yong, passed away in Hong Kong on Tuesday at the age of 94.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:03:41

Original 'Sanmao' comic strips exhibited at Yantai Art Museum

The comic book character Sanmao is probably one of the most well-known characters in China. The comic strip Adventure of Sanmao starring the skinny boy with only three hairs on his head has been beloved by children in China for generations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/29 18:38:42

Japanese airport gets new look themed on "Detective Conan" manga

An airport in western Japan renamed after a popular comic and anime about a boy sleuth, "Detective Conan", has completed a revamp and looks to attract more tourists to Tottori Prefecture, local media reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 10:45:41

Stan Lee drops $1b lawsuit

Comic book legend Stan Lee has terminated a $1 billion lawsuit alleging that the entertainment company he co-founded had tricked him into signing away his image rights.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/10 17:43:40

Marvel works with China's NetEase to produce the comic giant's first set of Chinese superhero comics

Marvel Comics is looking to expand its presence in the Chinese market with two Chinese-language comic series co-produced with Chinese online comic platform NetEase Comics.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 16:38:39

Chinese anime strives hard to unlock Japanese market

China signed 355 contracts to buy Japanese animation in 2016, making it the biggest buyer of the year, according to "Anime Industry Report 2017" by the Association of Japanese Animations.
Source: CGTN | 2018/5/20 10:19:38