Marvel was asking Sony for only pennies on the dollar for its superhero universe, bankrupt in part from decades-long battles with DC and Congress. Twenty years later, its own branded studio is on the cusp of once again smashing the $1 billion threshold with “Avengers: Infinity War.”
Business Wars, the latest No. 1 show from Wondery, lifts the curtain on the iconic Marvel vs. DC comic-book wars with a new podcast series just as Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster Avengers Infinity War: is set to soar later this month.
How Marvel created the highest-grossing superhero movie ever after decades of back and forth with DC that included employee threats, double crosses and Stan Lee’s own comic-book aversion is uncovered in Business Wars’ never-been-done-before look.