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Loki
Into the Multiverse

'Doctor Strange 2' rumors could solve 'Loki' Season 2's biggest mystery

Stephen Strange is going to need all the help he can get in Multiverse of Madness.

Quantumania

'Ant-Man 3' theory solves a major 'Loki' mystery

Did you go to the Quantum Realm, Ravonna?

Spider Variant

'Spider-Man' theory reveals a mind-blowing Kang connection

Is Mr. Gryphon hiding in plain sight?

MCU

Why Marvel keeps knocking on the Devil’s door

Time is relative

Kevin Feige dropped a 'Loki' Season 2 bombshell. Here's what it means.

For all time, always, even two years from now.

The Inverse Interview

Is Doctor Strange 2 a horror movie? Heels creator Michael Waldron has the answer.

Loki’s showrunner talks about his new wrestling drama and teases what to expect in the Doctor Strange sequel.

Binge Watcher

'What If?' Episode 1 theory finally solves a 'Loki' mystery

Do we finally know the deal with that Peggy Carter variant?

Inverse Codex

Every Marvel Phase Four movie and Disney+ show coming 2021 and 2022

New movies, new heroes, new dates to add to your calendar.

Mischief Managed

'Loki' Season 2: Tom Hiddleston teases a dangerous new mission

Reuniting with Sylvie will be a top priority for Loki moving forward.

Mischief Managed

Loki has radically changed the MCU in one unexpected way

The Disney+ series redefines Marvel’s Phase 4 — and no, we’re not talking about the multiverse.

The Inverse Interview

Loki composer on Marvel callbacks, Kang Easter eggs, and the glory of theremin

Natalie Holt brings her own unique spin to the most chaotic Marvel character. Here's how she made 'Loki' sound so singular.

Inverse Fan Theory

Loki and WandaVision reveal how the first X-Men will join the MCU

The multiverse makes it possible for Marvel to pull a trick even greater than Ralph Bohner.

Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Did nothing wrong

'What If…?' Episode 2 uses Thanos to fix this huge MCU problem

Even the worst supervillains could use some help.

Opinion

Marvel’s most offensive habit threatens the future of the entire MCU

Marvel and DC have a history of taking advantage of the people who create their characters. That could backfire in a huge way.

Mischief Managed

Loki has radically changed the MCU in one unexpected way

The Disney+ series redefines Marvel’s Phase 4 — and no, we’re not talking about the multiverse.

Mischief Managed

Loki concept art reveals a deleted MCU cameo

A certain Guardian was seen in line at the TVA.

Mischief Managed

Loki Season 2 can fix Marvel’s biggest TV problem with one simple trick

Marvel’s Disney+ shows are already in a rut. Loki Season 2 might be the solution.

Mischief Managed

'Loki' proves that Marvel needs to ditch the oldest plot cliché in the book

The twist ending of 'Loki' episode 6 was thrilling. But isn’t this trick getting old? Here's why Marvel is relying on some pretty sloppy writing and has no signs of letting up.

Thunderbolts

‘Black Widow’ Easter egg may confirm an electrifying ‘Avengers 5’ theory

A storm is coming to the MCU in the form of the Thunderbolts. Here's how Black Widow sets the stage for this super-team to strike.

Mischief Managed

Loki may be falling into the worst WandaVision trap

Are we about to have another Mephisto moment?

Avenge Her

Black Widow exposes the biggest flaw in the MCU right now

It’s time for Marvel to move on.

Avenge Her

Did Red Guardian fight Captain America? We asked Black Widow’s director and star

Cate Shortland and David Harbour offer their takes on Alexei’s tall tales of fighting the star-spangled hero.

Mischief Managed

Loki Episode 4 just set a new standard for the entire MCU

How will it keep up with its own momentum?

Mischief Managed

'Loki' just fixed 'WandaVision' and 'Falcon and Winter Soldier’s biggest mistake

After two false starts, the MCU has finally found its groove.

WandaVision
Bing Watcher

Marvel What If Episode 7 ending explained: Who is [SPOILERS]?

What If just changed the MCU in an incredibly shocking way with the reveal.

DC

How Doom Patrol avoids WandaVision's biggest flaw

DC’s most underrated series is the show WandaVision wanted to be.

Binge Watcher

What If…? Episode 5 just redefined WandaVision in one painful way

Talk about undying love.

Multiverse of Madness

'Doctor Strange 2' theory: X-Men leak fixes the worst part of 'WandaVision'

Rumor has it, 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' could be the first movie to bring Mutants into the MCU. Here's what that means.

Inverse Codex

WandaVision Season 2 release date, trailer, plot spoilers, cast for the Marvel Disney+ sequel

Will the MCU's first Disney+ series generate a second season? Here's what we know about the future of 'WandaVision.'

MCU

Why Marvel keeps knocking on the Devil’s door

Did nothing wrong

'What If…?' Episode 2 uses Thanos to fix this huge MCU problem

Even the worst supervillains could use some help.

Binge Watcher

'What If?' leak connects 'WandaVision' to 'Doctor Strange 2'

Just how important is 'What If…?' to the upcoming 'Doctor Strange' sequel?

Inverse Codex

Every Marvel Phase Four movie and Disney+ show coming 2021 and 2022

New movies, new heroes, new dates to add to your calendar.

Mischief Managed

Loki has radically changed the MCU in one unexpected way

The Disney+ series redefines Marvel’s Phase 4 — and no, we’re not talking about the multiverse.

Inverse Fan Theory

Loki and WandaVision reveal how the first X-Men will join the MCU

The multiverse makes it possible for Marvel to pull a trick even greater than Ralph Bohner.

Chaos synergy

'Loki' ending: 'WandaVision' Easter egg reveals a shocking connection

Time to put on the tin-foil hat.

Ten Rings

Why Marvel made ‘Shang-Chi’ change the Ten Rings

'Avengers: Endgame' fatigue and classic kung fu movies led 'Shang-Chi' to reimagine its most powerful weapons.

Inverse Codex

Marvel XCOM release date, trailer, and leaks for the Firaxis game

Here's everything we know about Firaxis Games' rumored Marvel game.

Excelsior!

Look: 11 awesome character photos from Marvel Midnight Suns

Characters from the Avengers, Runaways, and X-Men team up in this supernatural strategy game.

MCU

Why Marvel keeps knocking on the Devil’s door

The Inverse Interview

Is Doctor Strange 2 a horror movie? Heels creator Michael Waldron has the answer.

Loki’s showrunner talks about his new wrestling drama and teases what to expect in the Doctor Strange sequel.

Best of the MCU

Marvel's top 10 upcoming movies and shows, ranked by fan excitement

“Just because something works doesn’t mean it can’t be improved.”

MCU

What are Marvel's 9 new Disney+ shows? Comics might reveal the answers

There are nine unannounced Marvel shows coming to Disney+. Here’s what they could be.

Mischief Managed

Loki has radically changed the MCU in one unexpected way

The Disney+ series redefines Marvel’s Phase 4 — and no, we’re not talking about the multiverse.

MCU

What If...?

Your ultimate guide to Marvel's What If...? From episode explainers to interviews to far-out fan theories, everything you need to know is right here.

Galaxy Brain

Star Trek’s next five years will go boldly where Marvel can’t follow

The next five years of Trek are coming into focus with Alex Kurtzman's new deal.

Marvel Girl Winter

Hawkeye release date spells bad news for Ms. Marvel

2021 is suddenly getting very crowded with Disney+ shows.

Phase 4

Every MCU Phase 4 TV show release date announced so far