Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is one of the most successful and popular movie franchises in the world. One of the most beloved characters in this universe is Wanda Maximoff, also known as Scarlet Witch.
Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, Scarlet Witch made her first appearance in X-Men #4 in 1964. Since then, she has appeared in several Marvel movies. In this article, we will discuss all the Marvel movies that Wanda has appeared in.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Wanda’s first appearance in MCU was not as Scarlet Witch but as a Hydra test subject along with her twin brother Pietro Maximoff (also known as Quicksilver). In a post-credits scene of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, we see them locked up in separate cells being monitored by Hydra.
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Wanda made her official debut as Scarlet Witch in Avengers: Age of Ultron. She and her brother Pietro joined forces with Ultron to defeat the Avengers but later switched sides after realizing Ultron’s true intentions. Wanda’s powers were showcased for the first time, which included telekinesis, energy manipulation, and mind manipulation.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
In Captain America: Civil War, Wanda played a significant role on Team Cap along with Falcon and Hawkeye. Her powers were further developed, and she even had a romantic relationship with Vision.
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
In Avengers: Infinity War, Wanda played a pivotal role as she destroyed Vision’s Mind Stone to keep it out of Thanos’ hands but had to watch him die again when Thanos used the Time Stone to reverse her actions.
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Wanda only had a brief appearance in Avengers: Endgame, but her powers were showcased again when she fought Thanos.
Wanda finally got her own show in Disney+ with WandaVision. The show takes place after the events of Avengers: Endgame and follows Wanda as she creates her own reality to escape her grief and loss of Vision. The show explores Wanda’s powers and past, including her childhood in Sokovia.
Wanda Maximoff has become one of the most popular characters in MCU, thanks to Elizabeth Olsen’s portrayal of Scarlet Witch. Her journey from being a Hydra test subject to creating her own reality has been nothing short of amazing. We can’t wait to see what the future holds for this powerful Avenger.