Avengers: Battle for Earth video game headed to consoles [UPDATED]

The Avengers video game looks to have a title --- Avengers: Battle for Earth. On May 3, 2012, a day before the film was released in the United States, the domain name avengersbattleforearth.com (Whois) was registered through the brand protection company MarkMonitor. The name was registered by … [Read more...]

Blip.tv acquires the domain Blip.com from Marvel for an unknown price

In a strange turn of events, Blip.tv has acquired the domain blip.com from comic books giant Marvel. What's so strange about the acquisition?   For starters, in mid-June Marvel filed eight trademark applications centered around "Blip" and "Blip.com", applications it has yet to abandon. And … [Read more...]

Marvel to unveil new social networking service called Blip

Activision recently announced its foray into online social networking with "Call of Duty Elite" rolling out this November, and now it appears as if Marvel the comics giant, will be launching its own service called "Blip". According to eight recent filings with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office … [Read more...]