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Angel, Ghost Rider, Iceman, Black Widow and Hercules came together to fight Pluto and formed their own team to fight supervillains, but Black Widow and Hercules traded more than punches. During the Avengers storyline known as the "The Korvac Saga," Black Widow and Hercules were briefly a couple, but it didn't last long.
They continued to work together as teammates and friends, and both moved on to other more successful relationships but they still remember their romance fondly. As recently as in Hercules: Age of Ultronthe superhero team returned to fight the evil robot Ultron.
While there were a lot of great moments, audiences were baffled by what seemed like an unexpected romance. Black Widow had a lot of options as the only woman on a team of five other men, but she didn't choose the dashing Captain America or the charming Iron Man.
No, she chose the awkward and potentially lethal Bruce Banner. In the first movie, she seemed more scared of him and his transformation into the Hulk, but in the second film, she moved in on him boldly. It seems like she felt a kinship to him because of how hard it was for him to have a normal life, just like she struggled for normalcy.
It was an unexpected but sweet pairing. Maybe that's because Peter Parker is a more down-to-earth guy and Black Widow is a cold-blooded killer. He also dismissed the criticisms from fans who saw a romantic link between Cap and Widow from The Winter Soldier, saying that any romance there was never the intent of the team.
For Johansson, the long-awaited meeting between Bruce and Natasha took a heavy toll. After filming their muted reunion in Wakanda, Johansson said "I had such devastation that day, I don't know why. She describes the feeling between Bruce and Black Widow as "Something that should feel so solid, and suddenly doesn't. Johansson continued to say in the interview that the emotions in the scene reminded her of some events in her own life.
The plot of Infinity War was really full to bursting and so there was almost no time to really unpack the relationship more than was given. Especially with the ongoing tension between Bruce Banner's two sides in the movie, Widow might have some role to play. Neither cartoon explored the romance from the MCU. Instead, viewers got to see how Hulk and Widow might work as trusted friends and as frenemies.
On the other hand, in the newer Avengers Assemble cartoon, the two share a trusting relationship. The two work together when the other Avengers are exposed to Gamma Radiation and Hulk out. By the episode's end, Hulk entrusts the device to Black Widow.
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In other episodes they share time together, with Hulk asking about Black Widow's past. While not the romance of the MCU, it is interesting to see another take on the heroes who share troubled histories. The relationship caused a big stir among fans, with Joe Russo recently saying "I know it seems to be a generally unpopular choice. You know, you can't win them all. In her previous outings, like Captain America: The Winter Solider, Widow's fighting and espionage skills were front and center.
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While she did a fair bit of those in Age of Ultron, some writers were concerned about the romanticized role Widow plays in managing The Hulk's anger. Others focused on the somewhat stereotypical backstory of frustrated maternal instincts. Most agreed, though, that the film didn't develop the reasons for their love in enough detail. The relationship was also seen in a broader context of controversy about female superheroes at the time.
Later still, she begins freelancing as an agent of the international espionage group S. She is sent on a secret S. There, with the Avengers, she battles Col. Brushov, and her ex-husband the Red Guardian.
She helps young Puerto Ricans clean up police corruption and saves young hippies from organized crime. Eventually, her relationship with Murdock stagnates, and after briefly working with Avengers finally breaks up with Murdock, fearing that playing " sidekick " is sublimating her identity.
She has sometimes chosen the last-name alias "Romanoff"—evidently as a private joke on those who are not aware that Russian family names use different endings for males and females.
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This article's plot summary may be too long or excessively detailed. Please help improve it by removing unnecessary details and making it more concise. January Learn how and when to remove this template message Natasha crosses Daredevil's Matt Murdock path again when he attempts to slay an infant he believes to be the Anti-Christ while under the influence of mind-altering drugs.
After Daredevil's one-time love, Karen Pagedies protecting the child, Natasha reconciles with Murdock, revealing she still loves him, but noting that he is too full of anger to commit to a relationship with her. Although Matt Murdock is appalled by the cruelty of Natasha's treatment of Yelena, Nick Fury describes the action as Natasha's attempt at saving Yelena's life.
Natasha finds and kills the mastermind of the Black Widow murders: Ian McMasters, Gynacon's aging CEO, who intended to use part of their genetic structure to create a new chemical weapon. January Learn how and when to remove this template message During the Superhero Civil WarNatasha becomes a supporter of the Superhuman Registration Act and a member of the taskforce led by Iron Man.Marvel Movies: History of Black Widow
Helicarrierwhere Stark convinces Bucky to become the new Captain America. Afterward, Natasha accompanies Bucky as his partner for a brief time until she is called back by S.
She and Bucky have restarted their relationship. However, due to her respect of the Greek god, she let him go. January Learn how and when to remove this template message Norman Osborn discovered Yelena Belova breaking into an abandoned S.
A conversation with the Ghost implies that Yelena is working as a mole for someone else and that she may even be someone else disguised as Yelena. She is later seen talking privately through a comm-link to Nick Fury.
Fury orders "Yelena" to rescue and retrieve Songbird, for the information she might possess about Osborn and his operations. Yelena finds Songbird, and reveals to her that she was really Natasha Romanova in disguise. She and Songbird are brought to be executed but manage to escape when Ant-Man, Headsmen and Paladin turn on the rest of the Thunderbolts and let them go. She travels to Dubai with her new teammate, Valkyriewhere they steal a dangerous artifact which the Beast then studies, noting that it seems like a distant cousin of the Serpent Crown.
He and a group of mercenaries are trying to exploit the panic over the events in Paris to steal France's nuclear arsenal. January Learn how and when to remove this template message During the incursion event between Earth and EarthNatasha is involved in the final battle between the Marvel Universe's superheroes and the Ultimate Universe's Children of Tomorrow.
She pilots a ship holding a handpicked few to restart humanity after the universe ends, copiloted by Jessica Drew. Her ship is shot down during the battle though, and she is killed in the ensuing explosion. As she tells Sam she can't save them all, Sam explains it's Natasha's job to assist in the effort to save as many people as possible before Earth as they know it is destroyed. As she leaves, her mind transitions to Cold War Russia, where a young Natasha here called Natalia speaks with two Russian functionaries in the infamous "Red Room".
She is given her first mission: She is told to rendezvous with another agent, her classmate Marina, and befriend the family under the guise of a Russian businesswoman.
Natasha assures them of her competency and leaves. When one of the officers questions her youth, the other assures him, "she's a killer. She will not disappoint. Using her talent for deception, she casually and politely convinces the husband and wife that she's seeking inside information to help her import various goods into the country.
The Comienzas explain they can't reveal said information, prompting Natasha to later explain to Marina that the family might need "a little push".