5 Facts About Ant-Man That You’d Never Know From The Films

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Like any comic book superhero, Ant-Man has a rich background. That’s to be expected from one of the original founding members of The Avengers (there’s a free sixth fact for ya). But with comic books, especially the ones spanning roughly 55 years and counting since Ant-Man first appeared in 1962’s Tales to Astonish #27 (dang, that’s two facts already and we haven’t even started), things can get a little convoluted. We’re not here to rectify that in any way; it just means there are plenty of juicy tidbits that haven’t made the Marvel Cinematic Universe cut.

5 Facts About Ant-Man That You’d Never Know From The Films

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