When Iron Man
first premiered in 2008, Marvel Studios
didn't own the rights to Spider-Man or the X-Men
. But that didn't stop them from referencing the classic Marvel
heroes in a deleted postcredits scene. The studio giant kept the never-before-seen snippet tucked away for over a decade - but not anymore. At the 45th annual Saturn Awards on Saturday, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige gave fans a blast from the past by revealing the unearthed treasure.
"We pulled some things out of that vault that we said, 'We'll never show this to anybody, put it away,'" Feige said. "We're bringing them out, we're putting them on this disc, and I'm about to show you a deleted scene that has never been seen by anyone before right now."
At the Saturn Awards, Kevin Feige
revealed an alternate version of the post-credits scene from ‘Iron Man
’ with Nick Fury
mentioning “mutants” and