Disney Plus is making a Legends clip present that can assist you hold observe of the MCU
Disney has introduced that one more new Marvel collection is coming to Disney Plus: Marvel Studios: Legends. The brand new ongoing collection will “showcase particular person characters viewers have come to know and love over time and revisit a few of their most iconic moments.” In different phrases, it looks as if Marvel Studios is making its personal clip present to recap the franchise earlier than its main new releases.
Legends will kick off with two episodes specializing in the characters of Wanda Maximoff and Imaginative and prescient, respectively, to assist refresh viewers’ reminiscences of the 2 heroes’ historical past within the earlier Marvel movies. The episodes will unsurprisingly debut on Disney Plus on January eighth, 2021 — only a week earlier than the primary episode of WandaVision is because of be launched on January fifteenth.
The present is a tacit admission that Marvel’s interconnected world of flicks and TV exhibits would possibly simply be beginning to get a little bit too unwieldy for extra informal viewers to maintain observe of. With 23 movies already out and one other 10 on the way in which, together with the upcoming deluge of Disney Plus exhibits (with 12 of these already introduced), that’s a whole lot of character historical past and backstory that followers are anticipated to be not less than passingly accustomed to to maintain up with the brand new content material.
The technique is a well-recognized one: Marvel already makes use of comparable one-page recaps in its personal comics to assist new readers make amends for ongoing collection.
It’s simple to think about how Disney will leverage Legends going ahead: Falcon and Winter Soldier episodes that remind viewers of Bucky’s sophisticated historical past and the way Sam Wilson ended up with Captain America’s protect, or an episode earlier than Loki’s debut monitoring the time-traveling shenanigans of the fan-favorite villain.
Marvel Studios: Legends joins a dizzying array of Marvel exhibits set for Disney Plus, together with WandaVision (January fifteenth), The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (March), Loki (Might), Ms. Marvel (late 2021), Hawkeye (2021), What If…?, Moon Knight, She-Hulk, Secret Invasion, Ironheart, Armor Wars, and I Am Groot.
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