It seems that one of the vital distinctive components of the Marvel Comics universe is making its means into the MCU through Disney’s upcoming streaming service, Disney+. In line with Slashfilm, Marvel Studios shall be producing a “What If” animated collection for the direct-to-consumer platform.
Comedian guide followers love daydreaming about alternate universes and prospects, and Marvel Comics helped affect this development by imagining what the Marvel universe would appear like if important moments has gone down a bit in another way. As an example, “What if Captain America had not vanished throughout World Warfare II” gave readers a take a look at how totally different the world would have been if Cap had caught round his personal time and influenced historical past.
These usually performed on a memorable comedian guide second and concerned crossovers between totally different characters within the Marvel Universe. Every What If difficulty was a enjoyable thought experiment exterior of the weekly tales of long-running comics.
If the Marvel Cinematic Universe is getting the identical remedy, followers are in retailer for some off-beat alternate universe leisure.
In line with Slashfilm, the collection could be an anthology, with particular person episodes every tackling a single thought. Below these parameters, it could be far simpler to get the big-name thespians of the MCU to reprise their roles in a voice performing capability — fairly a bit extra sensible than asking Robert Downey Jr. or Chris Hemsworth to signal on for a full live-action collection.
Disney+ continues to be anticipated to function a couple of live-action collection that includes the unique actors of the MCU. A Loki collection with Tom Hiddleston is within the works; by the way, Slashfilm’s instance of an animated “What If” episode set for the brand new collection relies across the comedian difficulty “What if Loki had discovered the hammer of Thor?” Reside motion collection for notable pairs Scarlet Witch and Imaginative and prescient, and Falcon and Winter Soldier are additionally slated for Disney+.
The “What If” collection would be part of different beforehand introduced Marvel animation on the platform; a brand new adult-focused “Offenders” group of collection is in improvement which focuses on obscure characters like M.O.D.OK., Howard the Duck, Tigra and Dazzler, and Hit-Monkey. These collection shall be overseen be Jeff Loeb, whereas Kevin Feige will take the lead on “What if.”
Picture: Marvel’s What If Vol. 1 #26