Scarlett Johansson In ‘Iron Man 2′ & Deadpool/Green Lantern Dilemmas: It’s The Back-Issue Bin!

A couple of big news items from Marvel and DC earned top honors among this week’s most popular stories, but there were a few stories popping up about other publishers’ projects that generated some buzz, too. Here’s how the week looked:

How will Ryan Reynolds jumping into the “Green Lantern” lead affect “Deadpool”? We examined what it could mean, and you made the story our top story of the week!

– The first images of Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in “Iron Man 2″ set the ’Net on fire!

– A real-life brawl that put Superman and Batman impersonators up against the New York Police Department occurred right outside Splash Page HQ! (We’re pretty sure it was a publicity stunt for “Public Enemies,” though.)

– Ryan reynolds isn’t the first actor to double-dip in the Marvel/DC movie world. Here’s a list of five actors performing the Hollywood crossover.

– We gave you the exclusive announcement of this Spider-Man/Deadpool crossover, brought to you by the one and only Joe Kelly!

“Twilight” gets a manga-style graphic novel? Come on… you knew it was going to happen eventually.

– We asked you about your favorite “Batman 3″ rumor, and you voted “Johnny Depp as the Riddler” by a big margin. Here’s hoping Warner Bros. is listening!

Natalie Portman joined the cast of “Thor” — and the Odinson was pleased.

– And finally, Coheed & Cambria frontman claudio Sanchez gave us the scoop on his new comic book, “Kill Audio” that’s debuting at Comic-Con next week!

That’s it for now, everyone! See you next week!