Phineas and Ferb

July 24, 2012 | 8:27 a.m.

Marvel heroes get new-era mission — visiting a Disney cartoon

CANDACE, ISABELLA, PHINEAS, THOR, SPIDER-MAN, HULK, IRON MAN, FERB, BALJEET, BUFORD
Spider-Man has teamed up with John Belushi and Stephen Colbert. Last year, Batman crossed paths with “Weird Al” Yankovic and Scooby-Doo. Superman once traded punches with Muhammad Ali while Eminem did a lock-and-load tale with the Punisher. Now another nutty collaboration is in the works: Spider-Man and the Avengers will  join forces with Phineas and Ferb — yes it’s the first animated special to take Marvel Universe characters and mash them up with other Disney properties. Get used to it: Disney didn’t spend $9 billion on Marvel to leave the powerful brands alone on their own corporate island. Announced at Comic-Con, “Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel” will have Spider-Man, Iron Man, Thor and Hulk drop into Danville but they’re not happy to be there — a scheme by Dr. Doofenshmirtz has robbed the mighty quartet of their powers.  The marooned heroes will […]
Close
E-mail It
Powered by ShareThis