With an impressive slate of 23 movie releases over the past 12 years, it's fair to say that fans of the franchise have been spoilt for content. Particularly over the last few years.
However, thanks to production shutting down across numerous projects, the knock on affect that this has had down the line, and audiences being unable to attend cinemas, Marvel Studios' projected release schedule has seen numerous, lengthy delays.
Naturally, this has fans frustrated, as the year 2020 will become only the second calendar year to go by without an MCU release since its inception in 2008. But if there is one positive to take from this, it's that something of a bottle neck has formed, and a long line of projects is waiting to greet us over the next few years.
Not only do we have the movies of Phase Four and beyond to look forward to, we will also see the Disney+ corner of the MCU come to life, adding to the franchise like never before. There is a lot to look forward to over the coming years, starting with the most bizarre yet...
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