The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has been a phenomenal success, with a long list of blockbuster movies released over the years. With the recent release of Avengers: Endgame, fans were left wondering what’s next for the MCU.
So, what can we expect from Marvel in the future? Here’s a rundown of what we know so far.
The Upcoming Movies
- Black Widow: Scheduled for release on July 9, 2021, this movie will explore Natasha Romanoff’s past and her time as a spy before she became an Avenger.
- Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings: Set to hit theaters on September 3, 2021, this movie will introduce Shang-Chi, a highly skilled martial artist who must confront his past.
- Eternals: Scheduled for release on November 5, 2021, Eternals will introduce us to a group of immortal beings who have been living on Earth for thousands of years.
- Spider-Man: No Way Home: Set to be released on December 17, 2021, this movie will see Peter Parker teaming up with some familiar faces from previous Spider-Man movies.
The Disney+ Series
Disney+ has become an important platform for Marvel to tell its stories. Here are some upcoming Disney+ series that you don’t want to miss.
- Loki: Premiering on June 9, 2021, Loki will follow the God of Mischief as he travels through time and alters human history.
- Hawkeye: Set to be released in late 2021, this series will see Clint Barton training a new Hawkeye, played by Hailee Steinfeld.
- Ms. Marvel: This series will introduce Kamala Khan, a Pakistani-American teenager who gains superpowers and becomes the superhero Ms. Marvel.
- Moon Knight: Moon Knight is a vigilante with multiple personalities and powers given to him by the Egyptian god Khonshu.
The Future of the MCU
It’s clear that Marvel has big plans for the future of the MCU. Besides the upcoming movies and Disney+ series, there are several other projects in development.
The Fantastic Four
Marvel recently announced that they are developing a new movie based on The Fantastic Four. This iconic superhero team consists of Mr.
Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Human Torch, and The Thing. It will be exciting to see how Marvel brings these characters to life in the MCU.
Blade is a vampire hunter who was previously played by Wesley Snipes in three movies. Marvel has announced that they are rebooting Blade with Mahershala Ali taking on the role.
With Disney’s acquisition of Fox, it’s only a matter of time before we see mutants like Wolverine and Professor X enter the MCU.
The future of the MCU looks bright with a diverse lineup of movies and TV shows that cater to different audiences. It will be interesting to see how all these different elements come together in future crossovers. For now, fans have plenty to look forward to as Marvel continues to expand its universe.