If you didn’t already know, Loki originally featured a scene in which Loki and Sylvie team up to fight Miss Minutes but unfortunately, it ended up on the cutting room floor. But as always, our favorite behind-the-scenes trivia is the secrecy which surrounds the production of these sorts of shows and films – like, Julia Louis-Dreyfus having to wear a cloak (no dagger though) every time she was on set of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. And as far as easter eggs and clever references and sneaky winks are concerned, Into the Spiderverse might be the most meta superhero film ever put to screen, with nods to Spiderman merchandise, storylines, Marvel’s multiverse, and even comic art styles. But we’ll stop blathering on now and get more into that and 32 other easter eggs and behind-the-scenes facts about superhero movies and shows – and don’t worry DC fans, it’s not just Marvel on this list.

BEHIND-THE-SCENESED FACTS THE SHOW IS ABOUT IDENTITY AND SELF-ACCEPTANCE. LOK Director Kate Herron says that at its core, the show is about Loki's self-acceptance as a gray-area person. What makes someone truly good or what makes someone truly bad, and are we either of those things? CRACKED.COM

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EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS, AND REFERENCES THE- SUICIDE The MAFALDA SQUAD Keychain Milton (RIP) has a keychain hanging in his van of the main character in the Latin American comic strip, Mafalda. CRACKED.COM

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BEHIND-THE-SCENES FACTS WYATT RUSSELL LIED ABOUT BEING A MARVEL FAN. THE FALCON WINTER SOLDIER Russell admits that he was never a comics guy growing up and that he pretended to be a knowledgable fan of the MCU during the auditioned process. He eventually came clean and asked the producers to explain the universe to him. CRACKED.COM

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EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS, AND REFERENCES THE SHICIDE. SQUAD COMIC GAG When we meet King Shark, he's pretending to be clever by reading a book... upside down. The shot is a callout to the famous image of the character in 2013's Suicide Squad #20. CRACKED.COM

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EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS, AND REFERENCES THE -SUICIDE. SQUAD THe FAN-CREATED CHARACTER Another villain with a cameo at Belle Reve is Kaleidoscope who first appeared in New Adventures Of Superboy #36 in 1982. Back then readers were given a chance to submit ideas for characters to then be turned into comic stories. Chris Lawton and Nancy Mae Lawton wrote in and suggested Kaleidoscope, and both of them are credited for the character's creation. They also got a Special Thanks in the movie's credits. CRACKED.COM

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BEHIND E-SCENES the FACTS MISS MINUTES ALMOST HAD A FIGHT SCENE. LOKI 0.0 According to director Kate Herron, a cut scene from the show involved Miss Minutes having an actual fight scene with Loki and Sylvie at the Citadel. Hopefully, we'll get to see what the TVA mascot is made of next season. CRACKED.COM

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EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS AND REFERENCES THE Ten RINGS ANT-MAN A deleted scene in Ant-Man that's on Blu-ray shows a man sporting the terrorist tattoo on his neck as he listens to Cross trying to sell his Yellowjacket armour. CRACKED.COM

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The Green Goblin from Into the Spider-Verse is based on the Ultimate comics. In that comic book series, the Green Goblin is a literal gigantic green goblin rather than a regular human (Norman Osborn) in supervillain get-up. CRACKED.COM

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EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS AND REFERENCES ANT-MAN THEM! The 1954 black-and-white movie about giant invading ants has multiple references throughout Ant-Man and the Wasp. When ants start crawling through the lab, Bill Foster says, it's them! Scott, Hope, and Cassie also watch the movie at the end of the film. CRACKED.COM

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