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New York to get pop-up Marvel ramen shop

Ippudo, the New York City noodle shop, is offering hot ramen with a superhero punch on Thursday and Friday.

Marvel noodles come to NYC.
Marvel noodles come to NYC. Image by Elsie Hui / CC BY 2.0

In a tie-in with Marvel comics, the restaurant will make ‘Avengers Interactive Ramen’ in a secret ramen bar at 5pm on those days. Diners will enjoy bowls of steaming noodles with ingredients that are inspired by Avengers, including The Hulk and Captain America. The meal will also include a drink and a commemorative t-shirt designed by Matthew Waite, a Marvel artist. But you will likely need to summon superhero-like patience to grab one of these noodle bowls, because only 40 lucky patrons will be served each day, so expect to brave hordes of Marvel fans in hot-noodle pursuit.

Read more at: gothamist