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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].

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is the shared universe of the Marvel films, produced by Marvel Studios, centred on a series of superhero films, TV series, shorts and web series. As of November 2018, the Marvel Cinematic Universe consists of 20 films, 11 TV series, 5 short films, 2 digital series and 29 tie-in comics:


Phase 1

Phase 2

Phase 3

Upcoming Phase 4 films

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2020)

Television Series

ABC Series

Netflix Series

Hulu Series

  • Marvel's Runaways (2017, One Season, Season 2 in development)

Freefrom Series


  • Marvel's New Warriors (One Season, pre-production)
  • Marvel's Most Wanted (Un-aired pilot)
  • Marvel's Damage Control (Pilot ordered)

Short Films

  • The Consultant (2011)
  • A Funny Thing That Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer (2011)
  • Item 47 (2012)
  • Agent Carter (2013)
  • All Hail the King (2014)

Digital Series

  • WHIH Newsfront (2015, Two Seasons)
  • Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Slingshot (2016, One Season)

Tie-in Comics

Marvel Cinematic Universe Logo

Wikipedia entry for MCU