MCU: 10 Big Questions Surrounding Phase Four

Brand new characters, Doctor Strange's nemesis, and the future of Mjolnir.

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As Avengers: Endgame closed out the Infinity Saga that started with Iron Man in 2008, and Spider-Man: Far From Home followed suit by bringing Phase Three to a close, for the first time since its inception, the MCU didn't have a clear vision of the future.

This was the beginning of a whole new chapter for Marvel Studios.

In Hall H of San Diego Comic Con 2019, however, Kevin Feige mapped out the entire Phase Four slate, stretching across 2020 and 2021. In addition to the Disney+ shows, Marvel announced five movies for Phase Four - Black Widow, Eternals, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, and Thor: Love and Thunder.

Though Blade was also announced, this has been confirmed as separate to the Phase Four slate, with Phase Five a more likely destination.

As is always the case, Marvel dropped enough new information to blow minds everywhere, yet kept their cards close enough to their chest to keep us guessing as to what we can really expect going forward. There are plenty of questions surrounding these five upcoming movies, some that we won't even get answers to until they release. Here are the most pressing ones of all...


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