On the occasion of Disney + Day, the streaming platform took the opportunity to unveil the list of upcoming Marvel series. And as much to say that there will be a choice, between the spin-off of Wandavision Agatha: House of Darkness, Spider-Man: Freshman Year or even IronHeart and Secret Invasion to name a few. We take stock of the announcements made by the big-eared firm.
On this Friday, November 12, 2021, Disney + is celebrating its second anniversary with Disney + Day. During this special day reserved above all for subscribers of the platform, the firm with big ears took the opportunity to unveil tons of new content around its various licenses, which be it Pixar, Disney, Star Wars or National Geographic.
It was also an opportunity for Disney to unveil the list of all the Marvel series coming in 2022 and 2023, and as much to say that the list is long as the arm, proving once the importance of Disney +, clearly considered as a key space for in the evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in particular.
Full list of upcoming Marvel series on Disney +
Unfortunately, there is no new trailer to eat, other than a long clip of Hawkeye accessible only to subscribers and a plethora of official logos (visible below). As a reminder, the series focused on the Avengers archer is due to arrive on November 24 on Disney +. But then, What does the streaming platform have in store for House of Ideas fans in 2022 and 2023? Here is the full list of announcements made by Disney:
- Echo : this series, whose main character is played by Alaqua Cox, will be centered around Ronin, a superhero well known to Daredevil fans
- IronHeart : this series with Dominique Throne as Riri Williams will follow the story of a brilliant engineer who will take over from IronMan by building the most advanced personal armor to date
- Agatha – House of Darkness : the rumors around the spin-off of WandaVision were true. The last witch of Salem, Agatha Darkness, will have the right to her own series and we will be delighted to find Kathryn Hahn in the title role, while Jac Schaeffer returns to the screenplay
- Secret Invasion : this new series will feature Samuel L. Jackson in the skin of Nick Fury, director of SHIELD and Ben Mendelsohn in the role of Skrull Talos, which you notably saw in the movie Captain Marvel. This crossover will center around the fight between Nick Fury and a faction of Skrulls that seek to infiltrate the highest levels of Earth.
- Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special : to celebrate Christmas as it should be, James Gunn, director of the first two films, returns behind the camera for a special end-of-year episode
- X-Men ’97 : A Marvel Studios animated series that explores new stories in the iconic 90s timeline of the original series. Beau DeMayo, who wrote the screenplay for The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf, will be the main author.
- What If… Saison 2 : the animated series that exploits the multiverse will return in a new season. The Guardian will explore other alternate realities this time around. Bryan Andrews will be directing and AC Bradey writing
- Spider-Man – Freshman Year : this new animated series will follow Peter Parker “on his way to becoming Spider-Man in the MCU in a style that celebrates the character’s early roots in the comics ”
- I Am Groot : this series of original short films will tell the adventures of Baby Groot in the Galaxy alongside the other Guardians
- Marvel Zombies : This animated series from Marvel Studios rethinks the Marvel universe as a new generation of heroes battle a plague that turns humans into bloodthirsty zombies. A speech reminiscent of a certain episode of the first season of What If non?
New for MoonKnight, She-Hulk and Ms. Marvel
So much for the complete list of Marvel series coming to Disney in 2022 and 2023. If you are a subscriber, be aware that you can discover a short 14-minute documentary that notably reveals unseen images from three upcoming series, to know Moon Knight, She-Hulk and Ms. Marvel.
According to Disney, MoonKnight will be “a new international action-adventure series featuring a complex vigilante who suffers from dissociative identity disorder. The multiple identities that live in him find themselves propelled into a deadly war between the gods, against the backdrop of modern and ancient Egypt ”. We will find in the title role the excellent Oscar Isaac, which you have seen in particular in the recent reboot of Dune by Dennis Villeneuve.
She-Hulk will follow the story of “the attorney-at-law in legal affairs involving superhumans ”. Appearances by Mark Ruffalo aka Hulk / Eric Banner have been confirmed. As for Ms. Marvel, it will have centered around Kamala Khan, a 16 year old Pakistani girl living in Jersey City. This teenage girl, avengers fanatic, will see her life turned upside down when she obtains superpowers. Disney + has just postponed the release of Ms. Marvel to fall 2022.