Capes and Japes
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4 years ago

#103 – Nick Fury

Colonel Fury/Sergeant Fury/Director of SHIELD/The Unseen

103 Nick Fury

Today we talk about Nick Fury, who started out as a soldier, then became a spy after drinking some Infinity Formula, and then the director of SHIELD, but when he ran out of his infinity juice he retired to space and was replaced by his son: Nick Fury Jr.

Media specifically mentioned in today's episode:
-Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos (1963) #1
-Strange Tales (1951) #135
-Ultimate Marvel Team-Up (2001) #5
-A CBR article on the reason why Samuel L Jackson is Nick Fury in the films, though I wish i could find the original interview!!
-Battle Scars (2011) #1
-B B Free #2
-Annihilation - Scourge: Beta Ray Bill (2019) #1

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