Marvel Comics has proven it beyond any doubt: it's time to Black Panther to become the new Nick Fury of Marvel's film universe … as the head of the global superhero intelligence network that protects Earth from all threats.
The MCU is about to enter a moment of great transition and change. The stars of Phases 1-3 are expected to withdraw Avengers: end of the game, with Robert Downey, Jr. and Chris Evans apparently at the end of his term. They will pbad the baton to a new generation of heroes, from Captain Marvel by Brie Larson to Spider-Man by Tom Holland. Based on the films and comics that inspired them, Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther will undoubtedly be at the center of the new MCU. Last years Black Panther It was an unprecedented success, raising more than $ 700 million at the national box office and $ 1.3 billion worldwide. That success means more than a continuation, with Kevin Feige confirming Black Panther Enables more diverse movies.
But how will Black Panther fit into the MCU after phase 3? As is usually the case, Marvel Studios would be wise to turn to comics for inspiration, where T & # 39; Challa has taken a new and powerful position in the Marvel Universe. Go over Nick Fury, it's time that Agents of Wakanda to show how it is done.
The Black Panther is a leader of the Marvel Avengers
Marvel Comics has focused on Black Panther for several years, with Ta-Nehisi Coates launching a resurgence of the character in 2016 (which introduced and reintroduced key elements that helped inform Ryan Coogler Black Panther movie). With the Black Panther brand now stronger than ever, the comic book editor has been gradually reoriented to place T & # 39; Challa at the center of their stories. More recently, Jason Aaron is in progress Avengers The series has seen him become the leader of the latest version of the Avengers, chosen unanimously by heroes such as Captain America, Iron Man and Captain Marvel. There have been mbadive ramifications, with the Avengers essentially separated from the US Government. UU., Those who are not happy with the fact that the Wakandan leader is in charge of the best team in the world.
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TO PROTECT. he is currently missing in the comics, and Panther did not take long to deduce that the Avengers need a similar intelligence network to inform their strategic decisions, and monitor possible crises around the world. To that end, he has expanded Wakanda's espionage unit, approaching key figures from around the world and asking them to work with him. Not as Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., but as Agents of Wakanda.
Wakanda agents have replaced SHIELD
Challa has approached a large number of experienced secret agents and backed them with potential information badets and superhuman field agents. In Avengers # 12, recruited everyone, from Ka-Zar to Odin, the Father of all, the Wasp and even the Gorilla Man. Black Panther has carefully chosen the resources that are familiar with every corner of the Marvel Universe; He has chosen characters who can survive in extreme places (Ka-Zar's first mission was to recognize Atlantis), who are familiar with the magic and the Asgardian tradition, and even have agents who work in various governments, supervising their own super programs. soldier. In an intelligent move, T & # 39; Challa has taken the S.H.I.E.L.D. the closing as an opportunity, registering its best operatives as its new agents. It has even picked up, and modified, an old S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicopter
It is an intelligent movement and, suddenly, makes Wakanda the most important nation in the entire universe of Marvel Comics. All of Wakanda's resources are behind the version of the Black Panther Avengers Initiative, and they mean that the Avengers are more prepared than ever. Of course, that only means that they are also about to face some of their worst crises. Jason Aaron is preparing for his event "The War of the Realms", which will see all the Nine Kingdoms consumed by the cosmic war. But the constant threat of an attack or mbadive invasion is already defining the universe of the film as well.
Key release dates
- Captain Marvel (2019) Release date: March 8, 2019.
- The Avengers 4 / Avengers: Endgame (2019) Release date: April 26, 2019.
- Spider-Man: away from home (2019) Release date: July 5, 2019.
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