MCU Phase 4: Here's how cosmic superheroes 'The Eternals' differ from the X-Men and the Inhumans
MCU Phase 4: Here's how cosmic superheroes 'The Eternals' differ from the X-Men and the Inhumans

Immortality and the Uni-Mind are just some of the abilities that set the Eternals apart and makes them much stronger entities than the mutants or other cosmic entities

Marvel's plans for Spider-Man can get back on track now that the Disney-Sony drama is finally over
Marvel's plans for Spider-Man can get back on track now that the Disney-Sony drama is finally over

Though a third Spider-Man movie wasn't announced for either phase, we did know it was coming. Plus, the way things ended in 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' made it quite clear that Peter's story was far from over.

Tom Holland's Spider-Man to return to MCU as Sony, Marvel strike deal for one more movie
Tom Holland's Spider-Man to return to MCU as Sony, Marvel strike deal for one more movie

Sony Pictures and Marvel jointly announced on Friday that Kevin Feige will produce the third film in the 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' series

MCU Phase 4: 'WandaVision' and 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' may set up the arrival of the X-Men
MCU Phase 4: 'WandaVision' and 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' may set up the arrival of the X-Men

This theory stems from the fact that the Disney+ series will have a major connection to the movie and leans towards the 'House of M' comics storyline

'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' could help set up MCU debut of Agents of Atlas, Asia's premier super-team
'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' could help set up MCU debut of Agents of Atlas, Asia's premier super-team

The Atlas Foundation has traditionally employed a number of operatives in the comics who are known as the heroic Agents of Atlas. Shang-Chi has been a member of the team and the Foundation's leader, Jimmy Woo is already a part of the MCU, played by Randall Park

MCU Phase 4: Marvel's 'What If...?' will reimagine Iron Man and may even pit Tony Stark up against the real Mandarin
MCU Phase 4: Marvel's 'What If...?' will reimagine Iron Man and may even pit Tony Stark up against the real Mandarin

That is just one part of it. Ther alternate reality may also see Obadiah Stane become Iron Man instead of Tony Stark.

Iron Man’s post-credits scene with Hulk and Spider-Man references may have spoiled Infinity Saga and Phase 4
Iron Man’s post-credits scene with Hulk and Spider-Man references may have spoiled Infinity Saga and Phase 4

Keeping aside the implications the reference would have had, on a lighter note, it would have snuffed out the element of surprise.

Marvel's ‘Black Widow’ could bring much-needed closure to fans mourning Tony Stark’s death in 'Avengers: Endgame'
Marvel's ‘Black Widow’ could bring much-needed closure to fans mourning Tony Stark’s death in 'Avengers: Endgame'

Rumor has it the Iron Man may be appearing in at least one more Marvel movie, the upcoming 'Black Widow' solo film. If true, this could either serve as a touching tribute or end up ruining the film for everyone

'Thor: Love and Thunder' should reverse changes made to Odinson's arc in 'Avengers: Endgame' and make him king again
'Thor: Love and Thunder' should reverse changes made to Odinson's arc in 'Avengers: Endgame' and make him king again

After losing so much to earn his place as king, it was more than a little disappointing to see the Odinson throw it all away and leave with his new space buddies to hop around the galaxy, the MCU equivalent of running away from home and joining the circus

 James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad': From Idris Elba to Sean Gunn, here are six MCU alumni starring in the superhero sequel
James Gunn's 'The Suicide Squad': From Idris Elba to Sean Gunn, here are six MCU alumni starring in the superhero sequel

Director James Gunn revealed the full cast of the sequel on Twitter and of the 24 actors, six have been part of various phases of the MCU

'Black Panther 2' may borrow its plot from the comic 'Rise of the Black Panther #2 with Namor as the anti-hero
'Black Panther 2' may borrow its plot from the comic 'Rise of the Black Panther #2 with Namor as the anti-hero

According to the issue, the duo, despite an initial head-butting, ends up working together to solve the mystery of Wakanda's missing citizens and a rogue Atlantean who wants to usurp his king

MCU Phase 4: From Norn Stones to Mandarin's Ten Rings, here are 5 weapons we want to see in the movies
MCU Phase 4: From Norn Stones to Mandarin's Ten Rings, here are 5 weapons we want to see in the movies

Cap's Shield, Thor's Hammer and axe, Loki's scepter and Stark's suits were pivotal in the MCU phases 1 to 3, but it's time to see more powerful weapons make their way

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could introduce Silver Surfer, setting up a comic-accurate MCU version of Defenders
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could introduce Silver Surfer, setting up a comic-accurate MCU version of Defenders

Doctor Strange and the Surfer have worked together on multiple occasions in the comics, usually as part of the Defenders, a group of loner heroes who team up to take down common enemies but generally refuse to stick together afterward

'The New Mutants' could use Magik's dimension-hopping powers to introduce mutants into the MCU
'The New Mutants' could use Magik's dimension-hopping powers to introduce mutants into the MCU

The somewhat unstable younger sister of longtime X-Man Colossus/Piotr Rasputin, Illyana Rasputin/Magik has a wide range of magical skills at her disposal but the power she gets from her mutant gene is the ability to transport herself and her friends across space and time

MCU Phase 4 introduces the Black Knight in 'The Eternals' and here's how he fits in the upcoming cosmic superhero film
MCU Phase 4 introduces the Black Knight in 'The Eternals' and here's how he fits in the upcoming cosmic superhero film

Black Knight's stories come with an element of magic and a shade of the supernatural, similar to Doctor Strange. His romantic relationship with Sersi, an Eternal, may be one of the ways Marvel introduces the character

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could introduce the Illuminati and set up 'Secret Wars' as the next major MCU crossover
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could introduce the Illuminati and set up 'Secret Wars' as the next major MCU crossover

2015's 'New Avengers Vol 3' introduced the universe-shattering phenomenon known as the Incursions, which eventually led to the massive 'Secret Wars' crossover. The Illuminati is a group of Earth's smartest minds who come together to deal with this crisis

'Black Widow' the movie: The secret behind Natasha Romanoff's white suit in MCU Phase 4's new flick
'Black Widow' the movie: The secret behind Natasha Romanoff's white suit in MCU Phase 4's new flick

The white suit is also a throwback to the comic, 'Black Widow: Deadly Origin' where she donned the outfit on missions in the USSR

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3' could establish the X-Men's place in MCU by introducing Shi'ar and the Starjammers
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3' could establish the X-Men's place in MCU by introducing Shi'ar and the Starjammers

Now that Thanos (Josh Brolin) is dead, there is bound to be a power vacuum in the Galaxy, which multiple races will attempt to fill. This could open the door for the Shi'ar to make their MCU debut as invaders from another galaxy and where there's Shi'ar, the Starjammers are never too far behind

Spider-Man's exit from the MCU was inevitable and neither Sony nor Disney are really to blame
Spider-Man's exit from the MCU was inevitable and neither Sony nor Disney are really to blame

We need to remember that outside of the deal, Sony and Disney have always been competitors. Neither can be expected to sacrifice their profit margin, no matter how it might affect the future of their properties. In fact, it is nothing short of a miracle that the deal happened in the first place

'Marvel Comics #1000' packs a punch with tributes, interviews and a story that ties together 80 years of its history
'Marvel Comics #1000' packs a punch with tributes, interviews and a story that ties together 80 years of its history

It has been 80 long years since Marvel Comics #1 first hit the stands. To celebrate its anniversary in 2019, the publisher released a giant-sized special issue titled 'Marvel Comics #1000' and it is a fitting tribute to a truly inspiring history

MCU Phase 4: Natalie Portman's Jane Foster may wield the old Mjolnir or forge a new one in 'Thor: Love and Thunder'
MCU Phase 4: Natalie Portman's Jane Foster may wield the old Mjolnir or forge a new one in 'Thor: Love and Thunder'

The Mjolnir from 'Avengers: Endgame' was from 2013, which after the battle looks to have been safely replaced by Cap after the battle with Thanos. 

Kit Harington's 'The Eternals' casting as Black Knight has Marvel and 'Game of Thrones' fans over the moon with excitement
Kit Harington's 'The Eternals' casting as Black Knight has Marvel and 'Game of Thrones' fans over the moon with excitement

The memes have already started to roll in and fans can't wait to see the English actor join his former 'GoT' co-star Richard Madden in the MCU. The fact that he'll also have a cool magic sword is an added bonus

D23 Expo 2019: Every movie and TV series announcements made by Marvel Studios at the confab
D23 Expo 2019: Every movie and TV series announcements made by Marvel Studios at the confab

From Black Widow's new suit to Kit Harington joining the MCU, here's a roundup of all the MCU announcements

'Black Panther 2': Release date, plot, cast and everything you need to know about MCU's first movie in  Phase 5
'Black Panther 2': Release date, plot, cast and everything you need to know about MCU's first movie in Phase 5

It's time to say 'Wakanda Forever". Again. Ryan Coogler will return to helm the sequel and is slated for a 2022 release

The X-Men were once Marvel's premiere team and now they have a shot at regaining their lost glory
The X-Men were once Marvel's premiere team and now they have a shot at regaining their lost glory

Marvel Comics post-MCU and pre-MCU are two completely different worlds. While this has been a fun change of pace with a lot of titles, the 'X-Men' comics have suffered a lot due to this new movie-minded attitude. However, things are starting to change for the better.

Tom Holland says he will continue playing Spider-Man for the foreseeable future: 'It’s going to be fun'
Tom Holland says he will continue playing Spider-Man for the foreseeable future: 'It’s going to be fun'

"The future for Spider-Man will be different, but it will be equally as awesome and amazing, and we’ll find new ways to make it even cooler," Holland said

D23 Expo 2019: Marvel's Disney+ 'Moon Knight' series will feature one of Marvel's most "insanely" cool characters
D23 Expo 2019: Marvel's Disney+ 'Moon Knight' series will feature one of Marvel's most "insanely" cool characters

Moon Knight aka Marc Spector is an iconic comic book character, a former mercenary with Dissociative Identity Disorder who was chosen by the Egyptian Moon God Khonsu to be his vessel on Earth.

D23 Expo 2019: From 'The Mandalorian' to 'Agents of SHIELD', 10 things to watch out for at Disney's biggest annual event
D23 Expo 2019: From 'The Mandalorian' to 'Agents of SHIELD', 10 things to watch out for at Disney's biggest annual event

The expo will be starting Friday, August 23, and will conclude Sunday, August 25. Fans in attendance will be treated to a lot of great panels, some important announcements and a first look at the future of Disney

In memory of MCU Spider-Man's greatest ally Ned Leeds: Supervillains and warlords couldn't end his life but real-world conflicts did
In memory of MCU Spider-Man's greatest ally Ned Leeds: Supervillains and warlords couldn't end his life but real-world conflicts did

Ned's chemistry with Tom Holland’s Peter Parker/Spider-Man, his sweet demeanor and his strange wisdom are all things that made him extremely endearing to fans but despite how much he was loved, Ned never really got a chance to grow into his full potential

Marvel's Phase 4 may set up an Avengers vs X-Men crossover based on the 'House of M' comic book plotline
Marvel's Phase 4 may set up an Avengers vs X-Men crossover based on the 'House of M' comic book plotline

Phase 4 will pretty much round up some story arcs and leave the door wide open for new characters to appear in the MCU

Farewell Spidey, time for Marvel to find the 'next Iron Man' and here are a few heroes who fit the bill
Farewell Spidey, time for Marvel to find the 'next Iron Man' and here are a few heroes who fit the bill

As depressing as it is to come to terms with Tom Holland's Spider-Man no longer being a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the studio now has to find someone else to fill in as their premier superhero. Thankfully, they've got options

Tom Holland may never suit up as 'Spider-Man' again with the Sony-Marvel partnership ending on a bitter note
Tom Holland may never suit up as 'Spider-Man' again with the Sony-Marvel partnership ending on a bitter note

Without Marvel, Sony may have had to punch well above its weight if it decides to replicate the success of the previous two Spider-Man films.

MCU Phase 4 villains: Baron Zemo, Taskmaster, Mandarin, Nightmare and more set to terrorize the world
MCU Phase 4 villains: Baron Zemo, Taskmaster, Mandarin, Nightmare and more set to terrorize the world

The upcoming phase of movies and Disney+ shows will introduce a host of new characters and bring back some old favorites but the real deal everyone is hyped about is to know all the new villains who will attempt to take over the empty throne of Thanos

'Thor: Love and Thunder' may pit the God of Thunder against longtime foe Enchantress or his other lost sister Angela
'Thor: Love and Thunder' may pit the God of Thunder against longtime foe Enchantress or his other lost sister Angela

One a seductive sorceress and the other a god faster than lightning — both are formidable villains who could challenge Thor and Jane Foster in the upcoming installment

MCU's Phase 4 needs the Red Guardian to unravel Natasha Romanoff's past and depict the US-USSR Cold War rivalry
MCU's Phase 4 needs the Red Guardian to unravel Natasha Romanoff's past and depict the US-USSR Cold War rivalry

'Black Widow' is probably the last movie we may see that has ties to Russia, and topping it off by introducing a storyline with the Red Guardian could be the perfect way to go.

Unbelievable MCU Phase 4 fan theory suggests Harley Keener from 'Iron Man 3' may go on to become Kang the Conqueror
Unbelievable MCU Phase 4 fan theory suggests Harley Keener from 'Iron Man 3' may go on to become Kang the Conqueror

Fan theories suggest that Harley may play a bigger role in the near future in Marvel's Cinematic Universe

'Black Widow' the movie: David Harbour's Red Guardian and Natasha Romanoff may be unlikely allies when they take on Taskmaster
'Black Widow' the movie: David Harbour's Red Guardian and Natasha Romanoff may be unlikely allies when they take on Taskmaster

If not, the Marvel movie may introduce us to the darker side of Russia's version of Captain America. It will be interesting to see how the movie intertwines his backstory in the film

'The New Mutants' could be Fox’s finest ‘X-Men' movie but after 2 years of incessant delays, may never hit theaters
'The New Mutants' could be Fox’s finest ‘X-Men' movie but after 2 years of incessant delays, may never hit theaters

‘The New Mutants’ was originally scheduled for release on April 13, 2018, and lot of great actors were cast in the movie but despite completing production, frequent delays in its release have made fans question whether the film will ever see the light of day

'Black Widow': The curious history of Taskmaster, a truly 'inspirational' villain
'Black Widow': The curious history of Taskmaster, a truly 'inspirational' villain

Taskmaster's ability to mimic skills allows him to adapt himself to every situation, which is why it's kind of surprising that he gets defeated so much. He may not exactly be an A-list villain like Red Skull or Doctor Doom but he does have his own unique history.

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' could introduce Thor's big sister Angela, the rightful Queen of Asgard
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3' could introduce Thor's big sister Angela, the rightful Queen of Asgard

Thor’s sister Angela, born Aldrif Odinsdottir, has been a member of the Guardians of the Galaxy almost since the moment she made her Marvel Comics debut

'Black Panther' and 'Captain Marvel' sequels could set up MCU's cosmic future by introducing the Ultimates
'Black Panther' and 'Captain Marvel' sequels could set up MCU's cosmic future by introducing the Ultimates

With Marvel reportedly moving its focus to a more cosmic scale, it’s only a matter of time before we see the MCU debut of Galactus, Devourer of Worlds. While Galactus is most commonly associated with the Fantastic Four, there is another team with ties to the cosmic entity -- the Ultimates.

Time right for Marvel to introduce planet-eating Galactus as the next big baddie in phase 4
Time right for Marvel to introduce planet-eating Galactus as the next big baddie in phase 4

With the focus being on cosmic superheroes, the move to bring in the Purple Planet Eater makes complete sense. That also means Annihilus, another baddie, may have to wait for his turn.

For sophisticated characters like X-Men and Red Hood, Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' could kick off a new era of mature comic films
For sophisticated characters like X-Men and Red Hood, Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' could kick off a new era of mature comic films

'Joker' is a refreshing change from the usual fare of superhero movies that tend to focus on the lighter side of things, mostly ignoring the more philosophical aspects of the characters in the comics. This movie could potentially be the first in a new era of serious, adult-oriented comic book films.

Marvel's 'The Eternals' looking to cast Gemma Chan in undisclosed role, here's why it's likely to be Sersi
Marvel's 'The Eternals' looking to cast Gemma Chan in undisclosed role, here's why it's likely to be Sersi

Sources indicate the 36-year-old actor could be playing a completely different role in the movie. If those reports are true, that would make Chan one of the first stars to play two different characters in the same cinematic universe. She played Kree warrior Minn-Erva in ‘Captain Marvel'.

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could set up Secret Wars as MCU's next colossal crossover event
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could set up Secret Wars as MCU's next colossal crossover event

The movie could feature the Incursions, cataclysmic events where one universe bleeds into another, destroying both. In the comics, the Incursions were caused by one universe dying prematurely but the MCU could introduce the phenomenon as a consequence of 'Avengers: Endgame'.

DC's 'New Gods' could be the perfect introduction for Mister Miracle, a pivotal figure in the war against Darkseid
DC's 'New Gods' could be the perfect introduction for Mister Miracle, a pivotal figure in the war against Darkseid

Though born as the son of the Highfather of New Genesis, Mister Miracle was sent to live on Apokolips as the result of a deal struck between his father and Darkseid. He eventually manages to escape the hellish world but his disappearance reignites the war between Apokolips and New Genesis.

With 'The Eternals', Marvel firmly establishes the focus in phase 4 will be cosmic superheroes
With 'The Eternals', Marvel firmly establishes the focus in phase 4 will be cosmic superheroes

'The Eternals,' in all probability, will see appearances from other cosmic heroes like Thor and the Guardians and that explains how the movie release dates have been planned

'Thor: Love and Thunder' could explain why Jane broke up with Thor using a key storyline from the comics
'Thor: Love and Thunder' could explain why Jane broke up with Thor using a key storyline from the comics

Jason Aaron's 'The Mighty Thor', the source material for the movie, has some elements that could shed light on Jane and Thor's break-up, her absence from the MCU and the monstrous enemy she will have to face

'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' may finally introduce the Multiverse and make it the key focus point in MCU's phase 5
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' may finally introduce the Multiverse and make it the key focus point in MCU's phase 5

It could also pave way for the Avengers and X-Men crossovers, a theory that has been teased for eternity now

Marvel's phase 4 is the perfect set up to introduce the Young Avengers to the big screen
Marvel's phase 4 is the perfect set up to introduce the Young Avengers to the big screen

In the comics, a group of superpowered youngsters came together after the main Avengers team disbanded and formed the Young Avengers and two key members of this young team are already a part of the MCU

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