New York superheroes live here !
Metropolis ? No, New York
Metropolis town is not real, but a lot of places used to shot Superman movies are in New York. The Daily Planet, the newspaper where Clark Kent, A.K.A Superman, works, was inspired by the Daily News. The News Building, a skyscraper at 220 East 42nd Street near Second Avenue where the Daily News was from 1929 to 1995, is still a landmark for Superman fans, and still features a giant globe in its lobby. Others New York fanspots includes Loïs Lane appartement (near Central Park), Grand Central Terminal...
New York most known super-hero ? Spider-Man. New York skycrapers are perfects for him. You can discover below The Daily Bugle (where Peter Parker works), his appartment, shis favorite pizzeria...
- Spider-Man (2002), 10 fanspots
- Spider-Man 2 (2004), 5 fanspots
- Spider-Man 3 (2007), 3 fanspots
- The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), 8 fanspots
- The Amazing Spider-Man : Le Destin d'un héros (2014), 6 fanspots
Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist had their own Netflix TV show. Anf starting on summer 2017, they will be back as a team, the Defenders. Both filming places and storyline are in New York.
- Marvel’s Daredevil, 26 fanspots
- Marvel's Jessica Jones, 13 fanspots
- Marvel’s Luke Cage, 8 fanspots
- Marvel’s Iron Fist 17 fanspots
Avengers, Watchmen, X-Men
Because one super-heroes team is not enought, you can meet Avengers, X-Men and Watchmen in New Yrok streets, too. Here is Stark Tower, where Chitauris attacked Earth in Avengers, here is the Liberty Statues, where the final Battle of the first X-Men took place…
Want more ? Why don’t you try the Special Superheroes of New York Tour or order our book of the 1000 locations of movies, series, songs, comics and novels ?