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100

Rich guy nearly dies and starts to spend a lot of money to keep himself alive and look cool at the same time.


Ironman

100

Who released the superhero movie that made the most money?


Marvel, Avengers Endgame

Marvel didn't release the highest-grossing superhero movie, they released the highest-grossing MOVIE of all time! In fact, as of 11/2020, Marvel has released 9 of the top 30 highest-grossing films of all time. DC has released 2/30. And they are 23rd and 30th on the list.

100

The 4 major Boston Sports teams. Name them

Bruins, Red Sox, Patriots, and Celtics

100

It’s orange and it sounds like a parrot

What is a carrot?

200

Rich kid sees something tragic and when they grow up vows to spend their life (and money) to make their city a safer place.


Batman

200

Who released the first comic book?

DC Comics

Between the two, DC is the first to create a comic book with all original content (1935). Marvel released their first comic book 4 years later in 1939.

200

Modeled after US Presidents, this rock group has 4 men that don’t sing

What is Mount Rushmore?

300

A surgeon who after an accident, lost the ability to work with his hands. Sought out the help from a higher power.

Doctor Strange



300

Who released the first mainstream superhero movie?

DC, Superman, 1978

Between the two, DC beat it to the box office. However the FIRST superhero movie credit goes to The Mark of Zorro, a silent film from 1920.

Superhero movies didn't really start to pick up until the late 1980's with the release of Batman. Marvel jumped on the bandwagon with the X-Men and Spiderman movies in the early 2000's.

300

This music concert/festival only cost 45 cents to get in (and headlined by 2 of today’s top music artists)

Who are 50 Cent and Nickelback?

400

Has no memory of their past or their own age. Was tested on because of their mutant abilities. Escaped and only had dog tags as a form of identity.

Wolverine

400

Who created the first superhero "team"?


DC, the Justice Society of America, 1940

Composed of the Flash, the Green Lantern, and some lesser-known heroes, the JSA is credited as the first DC team. Hero teams would start picking up as much attention until 1960 with DC's Justice League. To keep up with the JL's success, Marvel unveiled their first superhero team in 1961... the Fantastic Four! 

400

If an English teacher is convicted of a crime and doesn’t complete the sentence…

What is a fragment?/What is a sentence fragment?

500

Brilliant physicist and inventor. Spends their time devoted to work and needed extra arms to get their work done. The use of the arms drive them mad and angry.

Doctor Octopus



500

At one point, filed for bankruptcy?

Marvel

In 1996, comics weren't selling well and Marvel borrowed more than they could payback. Most movie attempts leading up to 1998 were complete busts. But in 1998, Blade, based on a Marvel comic, helped Marvel see the potential. They came out of bankruptcy and found success with Fox adapting X-Men (2000) and Spiderman (2002) to film. The rest is history.

500

According to the Apple App Store and Google Play app charts, I’ve heard this dating app is more popular than Tinder, Bumble, and Hinge in Prague, located in this European country…

What is Czech-Mate?

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