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And The Fandom Rejoiced: Marvel Cinematic Universe
This is basically the entire planet's response to the notion of the Marvel Universe put on film. So far, the films haven't disappointed.

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    Iron Man 

Iron Man 1

Iron Man 2
  • Genndy Tartakovsky storyboarding the action scenes for the sequel!
  • The briefcase suit. Seriously, the briefcase-Transformation Sequence has got to be one of the most salivating Technology Porn moments in the history of film. It was so awesome that when it was revealed in one of the trailers, bloggers the world over had a nerdgasm and used that screenshot for their posts. Let's give a hand to the SFX people for pulling off something that's been done for forty years in the comics but seemed impossible to do on film: actually make a suitcase armor realistic.
  • Gee, I wonder what the stinger will be for this one and if it can match Nick Fury.....wait, THE HAMMER!

Iron Man 3

    The Incredible Hulk 
The Incredible Hulk
  • Edward Norton got cast as Bruce Banner!
  • Tim Roth as Blonsky went down pretty well.
  • Seeing the Hulk exclaim, "Hulk Smash!" made fans happy, especially since Hulk didn't include the Catch Phrase.
  • Oh my gosh, did Iron Man just cross over into someone else's movie?!
    • "What if I told you we were putting a team together?"


Thor: The Dark World

    Captain America 
Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • The title alone made fans excited.
  • And other characters joining in on the fun in April 2014? Black Widow, Crossbones, Sharon Carter, and The Falcon. Hell yes.
  • Robert Redford joining the cast!
  • Does the term, First Trailer bring forth amazement? Well, just ask yourself that after this clip
    • Of course it does, when hasn't an MCU movie's first trailer amazed those who update this page?
  • The casting of Anthony Mackie as Falcon excited a lot of people.
  • The mention of Stephen Strange actually caused cheers during early screenings.
  • Mid-credits scene features first looks at Baron von Strucker, Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch!
  • Reprising their roles from The Avengers are Cobie Smulders as Agent Maria Hill and Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow.

Captain America 3

    The Avengers 
The Avengers
  • The smartest thing the producers have done, and probably ever will do, for the movie was to hire Joss Whedon as co-writer and director.
  • Like with the Heimdall example above, many people went What The Hell, Casting Agency? when it was announced that Mark Ruffalo would be replacing Edward Norton as Bruce Banner. After the film was released? No regrets.
  • ...Was that a Skrull in one of the trailers?
    • They turned out to be Chitauri instead, but it was still pretty damn awesome, so nobody's complaining.
  • Speaking of trailers...this. Particularly the moment at 1:53 when the camera circles the Avengers standing together, ready for battle. Every Marvel fan can probably remember sitting there, seeing this trailer for the first time, staring unblinking for two whole minutes as the words "this is going to be the greatest thing ever" repeat themselves over and over in blogs across the globe.
  • This extended to the score, with Alan Silvestri returning from Captain America: The First Avenger (whose music was a hit with many) and thus becoming the first composer since Marvel began backing their own films to score two movies.
  • So The Avengers was pretty great, huh? It's a shame we never found out who the master of that creepy guy who gave Loki his army was, but oh we-...oh, here he is! Wait, did he just mention "courting death"?! Oh my God, is that Thanos?! HELL YES!

The Avengers: Age of Ultron
  • A certain "brother/sister act" has a role in the second movie...Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch! Woo-hoo!
  • Iron Man 3 made fans fear that Robert Downey, Jr. wouldn't appear in the Avengers sequel, but he signed another deal with Marvel Studios. That same article assures fans that they can also expect to see him in The Avengers 3!
  • The full title of The Avengers 2 excited fans by revealing a new villain.
    • The trailer that revealed him is just epic. First there were the voice-overs while a helmet was being made, and at first it looks like Iron Man's helmet. But then's being dented and melded into something. Camera pulls back to reveal Ultron's head, and well...just listen to the screaming fans.
  • James Spader will be voicing Ultron. No rumors. It's confirmed by the official website itself.
  • Now Paul Bettany is the Vision! J.A.R.V.I.S VA seems to be getting an upgrade.
  • Baron Strucker is appearing, and he looks downright identical to his comic book counterpart.
  • After the disappointment that was a Suspiciously Similar Substitute that only appeared for a couple of seconds in Iron Man 3, screenshots feature an actual Hulkbuster armor, and the Hulk is fighting it!
  • Rhodey's back!
  • And so is Sam Wilson!

The Avengers 3 (official title TBA)
  • The success of Guardians of the Galaxy gave rise to a rumor that Marvel had started restructuring one of the Guardians' contracts, that of Dave Bautista/Drax the Destroyer, so that he would play "a significant role" in the third Avengers movie. If this rumor proves true, it would all but confirm a crossover between The Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy.

    Guardians of the Galaxy 
Guardians of the Galaxy
  • San Diego ComicCon 2012 revealed a release date and a promotional image. There was MUCH rejoicing.
  • For any wrestling fans who like Marvel, Batista is Drax. Cross-promotional fandom rejoicing.
  • For fans of Zoe Saldana kicking ass in space, her being cast as Gamora is cause for rejoicing.
  • Karen Gillan has joined the cast as Nebula.
  • Nova Corps Confirmed, YESSSSSS!!!!
  • The announcement of Vin Diesel as Groot was also well-received, especially by fans of Vin himself.
  • While the first trailer and the second trailer have had fans split down the middle (some saying the film looks too weird), those speaking in the movie's favour have stated that finally, we're getting a space opera which actually looks and feels like a space opera.
  • The first and second Special Extended Looks helped appease people who found previous trailers too goofy, by showing off some of the more dramatic elements. They also gave promising demonstrations of the chemistry between the lead actors.
  • Nathan Fillion is getting a cameo!
  • The fact that the character Howard the Duck appears in The Stinger has convinced people that there may be hope for a cinematic future the character yet. However, James Gunn claims that he only meant it as a joke.
  • Hunting through the Collector's collection for cameos is a rough job, but there are sure to be delightful little cameos to be found.....Adam Warlock! Nice! What could possibly top that......wait, was that Beta Ray Bill!? They better be right about this

Guardians Of The Galaxy 2
  • Mere days before the first movie's premiere, Marvel confirmed at Comic-Con that they greenlit a sequel for a July 2017 release, and that they still had James Gunn signed on to direct.

  • A movie about Ant-Man was officially announced at San Diego ComicCon 2012.
  • The hiring of Edgar Wright as director generated interest, until he left due to Creative Differences.
  • Fans of The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes felt pretty giddy to see Wright post a scene from an episode of that show on Twitter, with the caption, "Homework". The picture in question comes from "To Steal an Ant-Man", the episode which details how the original Ant-Man, Hank Pym, found a successor, Scott Lang. This provoked speculation on the movie possibly showing more than one Ant-Man.
  • Two Ant-Men in the film seems even more likely now that Hank Pym has been confirmed to appear, though nobody's said if he would be Ant-Man or not. And who's playing him? Michael Douglas.
  • During the end credits of "Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe", we see what appears to be footage of Ant-Man.

    Doctor Strange 
Doctor Strange

TV/Netflix Series

    TV Shows 
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Agent Carter
  • The series has been confirmed for Fall 2014! And Hayley Atwell will be reprising her role!
    • Well, it's January 2015 now, but still!
  • Howard Stark is confirmed to appear!
  • The directors of both of Captain America's first two solo movies (Joe Johnston for The First Avenger and The Russo Brothers for The Winter Soldier) will direct episodes!
  • Edwin Jarvis will appear.

    Netflix series 
  • Daredevil's cinematic rights returning to Marvel made people breathe a collective sigh of relief.
  • He'll get his own show on Netflix in 2015.
  • Charlie Cox has been cast as Matt Murdock.

Jessica Jones
  • She'll get her own show on Netflix in either 2015, or after the end of Daredevil's.

Iron Fist
  • He'll get his own show on Netflix in either 2015, or after the end of Jessica Jones'.

Luke Cage
  • He'll get his own show on Netflix in either 2015, or after the end of Iron Fist's.

The Defenders
  • The four Netflix shows mentioned above will cross-over into a miniseries about The Defenders!


    Multiple Series 

    Potential Future Series 
DC Universe Animated Original MoviesSugarWiki/And the Fandom RejoicedWreck-It Ralph

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