The 'Avenger: Age Of Ultron' References And Easter Eggs
NOTE: The following article contains major spoilers...
(5 0f 12) The Red Hood
In the Sokovian church, Ultron speaks to Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch wearing a red hood, a nod to his first appearance in the comics as The Crimson Cowl.
(6 of 12) Amadeus Cho
Dr. Helen Cho in the comics is the mother of Amadeus Cho, a super-genius teenager who is considered to be the “seventh most intelligent person in the world.” In the film, Dr. Cho was possessed by the Mind Stone, a possible explanation for the genius of her son.
(7 Of 12) The Hulkbuster + Archie Comics = ?
In the film, the Hulkbuster armor is codenamed “Veronica” and it's a reference to the Archie comics. Joss Whedon explains: “You know, I just decided to call it Veronica because [Banner] used to be in love with a girl named Betty and Veronica is the opposite of that.”
(8 of 12) The Avengers Are Invaders
At one point Ultron says, “Invaders become Avengers,” a reference to the first Marvel superhero team, The Invaders, who were a precursor to The Avengers in the 1940s with a lineup that included Captain America, Human Torch and Namor.