I Need a Hero!

From its small, humble beginnings in 1970, Comic Con has grown into the mecca of all things entertainment: movies, television, video games, and yes, even comic books.

We’re showcasing all the great superstars, past and present, starting with the DC and Marvel classics.

1. No one just wakes up a superhero! It takes work. Matthew LaJoie shows how superheroes have to get ready, just like everyone else.

Lessons in Superhero-ing (Matthew LaJoie)

2. Golden Wolf and Warner Bros. teamed up to pay homage to one of the most iconic superheroes of all time with a montage of animation and justice.

Superman 75th Anniversary (Golden Wolf)

3. DC Comics v. Marvel. No matter what side you’re on, we can all admit to how awesome this ode to Marvel‘s original superheroes is. Okay, maybe Batman would disagree…

Marvel (Blackmeal)

4. Batman has got some pretty stiff competition in this little guy. We know superheroes are supposed to be tough, but just watch this once and see if your heart doesn’t melt into a puddle.

Batkid (San Francisco Chronicle)

5. Take a trip down memory lane with this tribute to 75 years of animation for the 86th Academy Awards. Be on the lookout for your favorite heroes!

The Academy Awards Animated Heroes (Buck)

6. There is no limit to how many times we can watch this super fun commercial from Evian. Looks like Spider-Man has finally met his match.

The Amazing Baby & Me 2 (Acne)

Bonus: And if you think that was great, you should check out this equally impressive behind the scenes.

The Amazing Baby & Me 2 (Acne)

Posted by: dceditors