We’ve got a brand new episode of This Week in Marvel, presented by Loot Crate, to help you survive this long holiday weekend!

Ben and Ryan give you their hot takes on this week’s comic releases, including CAPTAIN MARVEL, POWER MAN & IRON FIST, AND STAR-LORD! We say goodbye to our intern Amanda, and the West Coast gives you their entertainment news! Plus, your questions and comments!

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