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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In the MCU, how did they decide to use a subtitle for the movie instead of numbers?

A question popped into my mind. At the beginning of the MCU we got movies numbered like Iron Man 2 or Iron Man 3, But at one point, we got subtitles like Thor: Ragnarok or Spider-Man: Homecoming. For ...
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Why aren’t the Elementals hurt by material weapons?

Spider-Man is throwing large objects (blocks of concrete, ...) at the Elemental. Since the Elemental is a set of drones flying together why aren't they just destroyed when hit by it? This would at ...
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Did Marvel/Disney explain why they chose to make Skrulls the good guys and Kree the bad guys?

Based on my understanding of the Skrull/Kree war (from wiki, not source comics), Skrulls were the "bad guys", and Kree were either bad or good (Ronan was bad but it sounded like in the end Kree were ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 (...
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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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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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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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If the Scarlet Witch wears the Ant-Man suit, will her powers become stronger as her physical size increases?

In Avengers: Endgame, during the Battle of Earth, Scott Lang used the Ant-Man suit to grow to about 50 feet tall and was strong enough to punch a Chitauri attack ship and knock it out of commission. ...
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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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What does Erik sense?

Erik has a sense for "evil", which takes the form of headaches that grow worse when he nears unpleasant or bad people. While he gets a strong reading off of people who've made other people suffer, he ...
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What power is stored in Mjolnir? [duplicate]

There seems to be a number of discrepancies in the power of Mjolnir in the MCU. In Thor Odin places the power of Thor into his hammer Mjolnir proclaiming: he who wields the hammer, if he be worthy ...
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Why did Tony take off his suit in the Hydra base? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Age of Ultron, while the Avengers are invading the Hydra base to get Loki's scepter, Tony finds a hidden passage, and then takes off his suit to explore, leaving it to guard the entrance. ...
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How does Pym particle density work? [duplicate]

I recently saw the Ant-Man films, and the logician in me has some questions, specifically about the way the Pym particles affect density. In the first film, Hope tells Scott how the Pym particles, ...
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How is Thor able to recall Stormbreaker to his hand?

I know that Thor can recall Mjolnir by holding out his hand because Mjolnir has some Asgardian magic science such-and-such in it. But how is he able to recall Stormbreaker? Is there other stuff he ...
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Has the connection between these characters and this event been confirmed in Agents of SHIELD (so far)?

In the end stinger from S6E6 ("Inescapable"), Mack seems to suggest that Not that I'm doubting it - it's just enough of a plot convenience to be true - but has any of the exposition we've seen so ...
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Did Wakanda officially get the stuff out of Bucky's head?

At the end of Captain America: Civil War we saw Bucky tell Steve that the best thing to do until "they" found a way to "get the stuff out of my head" he should go under. Then we see him put into a ...
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Does Iron Man's repulsor technology violate Newton's Third Law of Motion (in-universe)? [closed]

Iron Man's suits displays a wide array of advanced technologies: super-durability amazing artificial intelligence, virtually unlimited energy via the ARC reactors, and repulsor technology The ...
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Who is this character in “Avengers: Endgame”?

At the end of Avengers: Endgame when all the super heroes are fighting Thanos and this army, there is a brief exchange between Thanos and some woman that (paraphrasing from memory) goes something like:...
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Why was New Asgard established at this place?

In Avengers: Endgame it is shown that New Asgard is established in Tønsberg, Norway. What is the reason that they chose this particular place for building their land to live? Does this place have any ...
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Why wasn't Odinforce Thor strong enough to beat Thanos in Endgame straight up?

I mean, was the pizza and video games that bad for his overall powers? Or was Thanos really that much stronger? Captain Marvel and Scarlet Witch both overpower Thanos during their little 1 on 1s. Why ...
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Are there any individual aliens that have gained superpowers in the Marvel universe?

We have seen plenty of examples of Earthlings (Terrans) who have obtained superpowers through various means: Bruce Banner, became the Hulk after exposure to Gamma Radiation Steve Rogers, gained super-...
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What made the Ancient One do this in Endgame?

In Avengers: Endgame Banner travels to Initially he seems like he will be unsuccessful until Why did this happen, what made her change her mind?
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What is the name of Peggy's husband in Captain America: The Winter Soldier? [duplicate]

I'm having a hard time hearing the name of Peggy's husband she names. I'm not the greatest at spelling but it sounds like his name is something like: Emanhu Winter? Here's the scene if anyone can ...
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Why is a Flerken so dangerous?

I watched Captain Marvel. I remember Talos calling the cat a Flerken. But I also remember some report on the animal as being very dangerous. Why is a cat with tentacles in it's mouth so dangerous?
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Was Pepper ever healed from the Extremis given to her in Iron Man 3?

Pepper was given the drugs, or whatever it was to make her heal, and heat up. Did that ever get removed from her system, or is she still like that? We see no examples of it after that movie, but I don'...
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What happened to Goose in “Captain Marvel”?

In Captain Marvel, Agent Fury fell in love with an adorable cat called Goose. It is clear that this is long before The Avengers, but Goose does not appear in any of the shows after that. What happened ...
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Did Hulk create the Fountain of Youth?

In Avengers: Endgame, Hulk tried to make Ant-Man But instead, he As Ant-Man seemed to recognize Hulk and the team, we can assume he kept his memory. So it seems that Hulk created a way to become ...
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Does this exchange in Captain Marvel allude to any comic events?

In the 2019 MCU film, Captain Marvel, the following exchange happens between Monica Rambeau and Fury: Monica: Maybe I can fly up and meet you halfway. Fury: Only if you learn to glow, like your ...
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Why didn't anyone place Mjolnir on top of Thanos in Endgame?

When Thor, Captain America, and Iron Man were fighting Thanos, it seems like one of the simplest ways to defeat him would have been to pin him with Mjolnir and then kill him with Stormbreaker. Of ...