We have fan films, fans, space news, and an extra-terrestrial deadline this week to cover.

This fan film, uploaded to Youtube earlier this week, features a spectacular battle between the Hulk and Hulkbuster Iron Man.

The apparent fact of Pluto’s subsurface ocean raises the question: could such frozen, otherworldly oceans (which may be commonplace in the universe) contain life forms?

Closer to home, time is running out for certain space-related bills to be passed by the current U.S. government.

The attitude and priorities of the incoming one remain a mystery.

And here at home, the Westfälische Anzeiger presents some footage of last weekend’s Comic-Con in Dortmund, Germany: