The thing is is that the Marvel universe is its own continuum. The Avengers is a legitimate part of the Marvel universe. They can come INTO the actual comic books where the heroes are and do things. So... any ooc-ness in the ENTIRE Marvel continuum is oocness. Period.
tl;dr: "is something that would be a canon break in Iron Man automatically a canon break in The Avengers, and vice versa?"
I haven't gone looking for any Avengers badfic yet, and I'm not sure I'd want to after enjoying the film so much, but I was wondering how it would be treated by the PPC. Is The Avengers a continuum... more
Comic book universes are all vast and complex and interconnected in even more complex ways. There are discreet Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, and Thor universes, and then there's the Avengers... more
... something that comes up in a movie-verse Thor badfic that directly contradicts something in a movie-verse Iron Man badfic would be a canon break. I think we're best off asking Meta about this: he ... more
Yeah, I saw you claiming that fic earlier; I wouldn't mind helping out, although I don't know Eragon, so you might still need another Beta. Doesn't hurt to have an excuse to re-watch Firefly and... more