Questions tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe]

For questions about the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), the media franchise and shared fictional universe that is centred on a series of superhero films, independently produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters that appear in publications by Marvel Comics. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and any relevant film tags, e.g. [iron-man-2].

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Why were these characters absent in Spider-Man: Far From Home?

In the movie, Fury explains that both Thor and Strange aren't available, and presumably Captain Marvel as well. However, the whereabouts of the remaining heroes on Earth aren't mentioned. The likes of ...
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Which Stark armor is shown in this scene?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, Quentin Beck Is it revealed which Stark armor was in this illusion?
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How long has Talos been on Earth impersonating this character?

During the end credit scene of Spider-Man: Far from Home, we see that, And we also see that, So that begs the question,
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Is there a way that Fury was not himself since the beginning of the MCU? [duplicate]

As we know from the post credit scene of Spider-Man: Far From Home Is there any clue in all the MCU that could tell us that Fury was impersonated since the beginning? And by "beginning", I mean for ...
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How did this affect Thanos and Hulk differently?

In Avengers: Endgame, when Hulk wore all the Infinity Stones he was instantly getting major injury before he even snapped just by putting on the gauntlet. Whereas Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War was ...
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Does Thanos have the same powers in the MCU as he does in the comics?

In the comics, Thanos has powers like energy manipulation, telepathy, flight and magic. In the MCU he is never seen using or having powers without the stones. Does he have these powers but not use ...
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Why did Fury respond that way?

After reading this question, I remember wondering about this while watching the movie: In Spider-Man: Far From Home, However, in Captain Marvel When was that change of relations?
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How was Peter Parker able to use EDITH in the end?

Now, I could easily be missing a detail here, but my understanding is that the following steps occurred (obvious spoilers): Peter gets EDITH and "registers" himself using the glasses. Peter '...
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Why did the Sanctuary II focus its attack on Captain Marvel?

In the final battle, Scarlet Witch pinned Thanos upon which he told Corvus Glaive to... "Rain Fire!" ... which seemed to open fire like Gatling guns and nearly injured all parties fighting. ...
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How do Skrulls age?

Given Captain Marvel and the post-credits scene of Spider-Man: Far from Home we've observed Therefore they haven't aged in 29 years (or 24 years if they were Blipped). Are Skrulls long-lived? Or ...
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What happened to the planets Thanos already culled?

In Avengers: Infinity War We also know that So are those civilisations immune to the effect of his actions or are they impacted a second time?
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Who are these characters shown in “Spider-Man: Far From Home” trailer?

In the recently released Spider-Man: Far from Home trailer there are some new unknown characters. I already know there is: but who are the others? Are these characters mentioned in comics? What are ...
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In Spider-Man: Far From Home, is this superhero name a reference to another comic book?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, all of the characters travel in different cities of Europe, and Peter Parker doesn't want to be seen as Spider-Man there to avoid to reveal his identity. So in Prague, ...
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How does Fury know about this in Spider-Man: Far From Home?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, Nick Fury invites Peter Parker to help Quentin Beck capture/kill the Elementals. After the At this time Fury says to Spider-Man (paraphrasing here, I do not remember the ...
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Is the public unaware about the fate of this character in Spider-Man: Far From Home?

At the beginning of Spider-Man: Far From Home, the students from Peter's high school pay their respects So, is the general public unaware that,
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Where was Fury in the post credits scene for “Far From Home”?

In the post credits scene from Spider-Man: Far From Home it is revealed that Fury The scene switches to show Fury relaxing on a beach, which turns out to be an "illusion" and then it shows that he is ...
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How did they feed people at the end of “Endgame”?

With half of all people gone, the infrastructure and food must have been greatly reduced. In five years, how would they have fed a population that suddenly doubled?
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How old is Wanda Maximoff in the MCU?

Despite being played by a then 27 year-old actress, dialogue in Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Age of Ultron implies that Wanda Maximoff is younger than she seems and Dawson Casting is in ...
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What’s with the clanks at the end of the credits in Avengers: Endgame?

After casually waiting through the entire end credits of Avengers: Endgame at 3am, I was treated to the sight of However, in the background I heard what sounded like Maybe the theatre’s air ...
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Is Ghost's status known by the time of “Avengers: Endgame”?

In the post-credits scene of Ant-Man and the Wasp, It's unknown whether Ghost was snapped as well. If she did, we know from Avengers: Endgame that But if she did survive the snap, Has anyone from ...
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Where were these characters during the Battle of Wakanda in Infinity War?

Although it isn't clear whether W'Kabi and Nakia were is there any information regarding their whereabouts when Proxima Midnight and Cull Obsidian led the Outriders' attack on Wakanda?
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Why does Earth-833 look like this?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, Now, of course, But that planet is still holographically depicted and it appears to have From a story-telling perspective, it needed to appear noticeably different to ...
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What specific instant in time in the MCU has been depicted the most times?

With all the flashbacks and in-universe video and all the time-travel in Avengers: Endgame, it's not difficult to think of points in time that have been depicted multiple times, such as: Most of the ...
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How does Captain America's shield work?

Captain America is able to throw his circular shield and have it return it to him like a boomerang. Is this even possible according to physics (especially considering the ranges at which he uses the ...
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What happened to people in unsafe areas during the Blip?

We've seen in Spider-Man: Far From Home that But what happened to the people who were on a plane? Do they appear in the sky as the plane is not there anymore? Or do they appear in the plane where ...
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Why was Peter's “Peter Tingle” not working at the start of the events of “Far From Home”?

At the start of Spider-Man: Far From Home May throws a banana at Peter which he fails to notice coming which hits him. She then states that his "Peter Tingle", Spidey sense, was not working. This ...
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Does “Spider-Man: Far From Home” contain more spoilers to “Endgame”, except this?

I want to take a friend to watch the movie. He did not watch Avengers: Endgame yet. Except for the obvious are there any other spoilers to Endgame? Since he already figured the first one out, is it ...
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How did Captain Marvel know where to find these characters?

At the beginning of Avengers: Endgame, But how did she know where to go? Space is huge, they were nowhere near anything of significance, and they were out of contact with everyone. How was she ...
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Why is the Blip so brutal but the Snap is soft?

We've seen in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame two Snaps to be performed, the first by Thanos Each of them were really soft, happening with a delay by becoming dust. But in Spider-Man: ...
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Why doesn't Spider-Man want anyone to use his light switch?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home Peter Parker has a sign in his bedroom taped over his light switch which reads: DO NOT TURN OFF or words to that effect. Is there any explanation anywhere as to why ...
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Is there an In-Universe reason why Thor and the Asgardians think Rocket is a rabbit?

Thor and the rest of the Asgardians (or at least the guards in Endgame) are always referring to Rocket as a rabbit in both Infinity War and Endgame. Out of universe, the explanation would be that its ...
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When did this character prepare the stuff in Spider-Man: Far From Home?

I saw Spider-Man: Far From Home yesterday, and something bothers me. In the beginning of the movie, Spider-Man received When have this stuff been made ? During the event of Avengers: Endgame ? ...
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What was Mysterio's plan?

I'm a little confused about Mysterio's plan in Spider-Man: Far From Home. It occurred to me at about the two-thirds mark that it's very similar to Syndrome's plan in The Incredibles. However, ...
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Why Birch St. and Higgins Dr.?

In Jessica Jones, we see Jessica chant a mantra consisting of the streets she grew up on: Birch Street, Higgins Drive, Cobalt Lane. Later, we learn that Birch and Higgins intersect at an important ...
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Who is this half Thor, half Iron Man dude in the Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer?

In the new Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, Jake Gyllenhaal is introduced as a new character. He seems to play a character who appears to be a hero; Who is this ...
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Is Everett Ross related to Thunderbolt Ross?

In Captain America : Civil War, is Martin Freeman's character Everett Ross, related to Thunderbolt Ross?
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Who is the 'BFP' on Peter's suitcase?

The Spider-Man: Far from Home trailer is out. One thing that I clearly noticed in the trailer was the initials on the suitcase Peter is carrying-"BFP". Who is BFP? I guess it should be Uncle Ben, ...
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Is “Spider-Man: Far From Home” set before or after “Avengers: Endgame”?

The trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home has just been released: With Tom Holland being in this film it gives some interesting insight into what might happen in ...
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Can the Heart Shaped Herb be regrown?

In the movie, we find How will they be able to regrow the Heart Shaped Herb? Is there a similar arc in the comics alinging with the Black Panther Movie story line?
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Is there now a universe without Thanos?

Spoilers ahead! Plot points are revealed here, I'll put the deeper plot points in spoiler boxes. Time travel features heavily in the plot of Endgame. Correct me if I'm wrong, but the MCU seems to ...
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How fast can Captain Marvel travel in Endgame?

At the beginning of Avengers: Endgame Tony Stark is drifting in space and in the recorded message he says he's "1000 lightyears" from Earth. Captain Marvel shows up and next thing we know Danvers is ...
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Who created Rocket in the MCU?

According to James Gunn, the creator(s) of Rocket Raccoon is identified somewhere in Guardians of the Galaxy: Volume 2. Specifically in the MCU, who created Rocket Raccoon?
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Does Wakanda have Nuclear Weapons? (or any weapons of mass destruction with similar capabilities?)

Hopefully the title says it all. If not specifically nuclear weapons, then maybe some kind of Vibranium-Nuke was mentioned?
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Why would Tony Stark need to drink Chlorophyll?

In Iron Man 2, Tony Stark is suffering from Palladium poisoning due to having to use the element Palladium as the core for his ARC reactor. In order to combat the effects this has on his body he ...
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Why didn't the Avengers simply jump 5 years back?

In Avengers: Endgame, the Avengers decided to Why didn't they simply jump back 5 years just before Thanos destroyed the Infinity Stones? This way they could get all six Infinity Stones at once.
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Do all Marvel Films have a second, non-foreshadowing post-credits scene?

I was watching The Avengers last night (26th April 2015) on 7Mate on Australian Television. When I first saw the film in the theater I didn't know who Thanos was or the meaning behind the post-credits ...
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In what order do the Awesome Mix Vol 1 songs appear in Guardians of the Galaxy?

The Guardians of the Galaxy movie features several songs from Star-Lord’s Awesome Mix Vol 1 mixtape, compiled for him by his mother. This mixtape (or near enough) is available as one of the official ...
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What other MCU films have ended with existing pop songs over the credits?

Iron Man ended with the Black Sabbath song of the same name, and now Captain Marvel ended with "Celebrity Skin" over the credits. I can't recall off-hand if any other of the films have used already-...
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How did Captain Marvel do this without dying?

In Captain Marvel we learn that Carol has the power of an Infinity Stone essentially because she was near it when it blew up so the power went into her. Why did this not kill her? We've seen many ...
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Is the Rescue Armor based on the same Nanotech as Tony's Mark LXXXV?

Is it ever mentioned if the Rescue armor Tony designed specifically for Pepper Potts in Avengers: Endgame was nanotech as well? Also, Mark LXXXV (Mark 85) was based on Advanced Nano-Tech Armor (...