Marvel’s appearance at this year’s San Diego Comic Con was on the occasion of the hitherto difficult to understand stage 4 of the MCU, but started slowly at first: An animated series for Disney Plus was announced with the prequel Spider-Man: Freshman Year, and real versions of the Infinity Stones were unveiled with an impressive value of 25 million US dollars.
But it wasn’t to remain so quiet for long Marvel then fired from all guns after the start. Now it has finally been revealed how the MCU will continue: Under the banner of Multiverse Saga we are heading towards new Avengers films that also deal with the already suspected Secret Wars. But until we get there, there is still a whole range of other films and series to discover.
She-Hulk: Attorney at Law
Green and Nasty: That we are the lawyer and superheroine Jennifer Walters aka She Hulk in the series of the same name from August 17th exclusive to Disney Plus, we’ve known for quite a while. With a new trailer, you want to make fans curious about the defender of justice again.
Incidentally, She-Hulk was already a subject of controversy in advance: Not because of the character, who has been an integral part of the Marvel Universe since her first comic appearance in 1980. But because of what many fans classified as weird CGI effectsto which even series director Kat Coiro personally reported.
Next on the agenda was an upcoming MCU series that her Spring 2023 you can watch on Disney Plus: Secret Invasion. Here you get to see a dynamic duo on the home boob tube with Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) and Alien Tales (Ben Mendelsohn), known from Captain Marvel and Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
Scott Lang aka Ant Man is back and embarking on his third solo adventure in the MCU alongside the love of his life, Hope van Dyne aka The Wasp. As the main antagonist of the film kan appear, whom we already know from the Loki series and who will play a decisive role in the upcoming films and series.
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania arrives on February 17, 2023 in the cinemas and then officially rings stage 5 of the MCU. The already bulging phase 4, which reaches more hours than all three previous phases together through the series published so far, will be even more extensive with the upcoming publications up to Ant-Man 3.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3
Also the Guardian of the Galaxy around Peter Quill alias Star Lord, Grott, Rocket and Co. may on May 5, 2023 embark on their third trip to cinemas, having recently made a cameo appearance in Thor: Love and Thunder. The monosyllabic tree Groot gets to see fans even earlier: on August 10th, his own series I am Groot starts on Disney Plus.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Before Marvel heralds the fifth phase with Ant-Man, we will see another film from phase 4 this year: In Black Panther: Wakanda Forever on November 11th we will return to the shielded and high-tech city of Wakanda. A new trailer for the film was unveiled at Comic-Con.
If you’ve already watched Hawkeye, you probably already know who’s in echo plays the leading role: the mute Maya Lopez, who was one of the opponents in the already published series about the archer and avenger Clint Barton, was able to escape the clutches of Kingpin and now gets her own series with Echo, the from summer 2023 runs on Disney Plus. You can find out how phase 5 will continue in the MCU on the next page!