2021 is a giant 12 months for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), primarily due to Disney Plus. There’s a complete bunch of recent live-action TV exhibits on the best way, with WandaVision being the primary to kick off. Nonetheless, there’s additionally fairly an intriguing animated present within the combine.
What If…? will discover various potentialities of what may have occurred in basic Marvel storylines. For instance, what if Peggy Carter bought the tremendous soldier serum, versus Steve Rogers?
If you wish to know extra about What If…?, we’ve rounded up all the data we all know. You can even take a look at all of the Marvel exhibits and movies which can be on Disney Plus proper now.
When does What If…? air?
What If…? is at present slated for a Summer time 2021 launch. There’s no particular air date but, however as soon as we all know extra, we’ll replace this text.
The present will run for ten episodes, which we assume will probably be launched on a weekly foundation.
On the Disney Plus Investor Day, a full trailer was dropped for the collection. You’ll be able to watch this under:
Who’re the solid and crew?
While the present will probably be animated, there will probably be a variety of Marvel actors reprising their roles for this collection.
These confirmed to voice act embody Robert Downey Jr., Michael B. Jordan, Sebastian Stan, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Hemsworth, Haley Atwell, Chadwick Boseman, Karen Gillan, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas. Jeffrey Wright can even act because the narrator – also referred to as the Watcher.
The present is being written by A.C. Bradley and is directed by Bryan Andrews. The animation has been co-developed by Marvel Studios and Squeeze, with Stephan Franck serving as head of animation.
What If…? plot
What If…? is an anthology collection, so each episode will stand as its personal story. The character narrating all through will probably be Uatu, the Watcher, an extra-terrestrial being who performs out various timelines inside the multiverse to see how the tales finish.
The trailer confirmed that the next eventualities will probably be performed out:
What if Peggy Carter bought the tremendous soldier serum and have become Captain Britain?
What if Prince T’Challa was picked up by Yondu and have become Star Lord, quite than Peter Quill?
We don’t but have affirmation on what the opposite tales will probably be, nonetheless we noticed one shot of Loki in a seemingly highly effective place – so maybe this could possibly be another universe the place the God of Mischief was profitable within the Battle of New York, and wasn’t defeated by the Avengers.
There’s a quite scary shot of a zombie Captain America dealing with off towards Bucky Barnes. Maybe this can be a universe the place Hydra reign supreme and switch Captain America into an undead tremendous soldier?
There’s additionally a scene of Physician Unusual dealing with off towards an evil clone of himself. If we needed to guess, this might tie in with the multiverse concept being launched within the sequel movie.
There have been additionally clips of different well-known avengers resembling Iron Man, Captain Marvel and Thor – however past understanding that they seem, we will’t but guess what the plots will probably be about.
Tips on how to watch What If…?
What If…? is a Disney Plus unique, which suggests you’ll solely have the ability to watch it on there. On the time of writing, Disney+ prices £5.99/$6.99 monthly for a rolling subscription, and £59.99/$69.99 for an annual cross. Nonetheless, these costs will probably be altering from 23 February onwards. You’ll be able to join Disney Plus right here.