Marvel Studios has become a household name all around the world, warmly accepted, and ever-present at many cinematic universes. Tentpole blockbusters that chronicle virtually every iconic hero and villain from the beloved Marvel comics, these movies continue to define what a superhero movie ought to be. As we usher in 2022, we brim with excitement and anticipation, looking for the most awaited Marvel movies that will hit the big screens this year.
From Black Panther: Wakanda Forever to Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, the coming year has a lot of promising Marvel movies, each posing an intriguing concept, a memorable character, a wicked villain, or all of the above. Here are the best upcoming Marvel movies of 2022 that you shouldn’t miss.
1. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
The T’Challa we knew had left us, passing the mantle to the next Black Panther, and now Wakanda is yet again vulnerable to its enemies. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, directed by Ryan Coogler, is expected to explore the aftermath of the previous series and introduce us to new characters, including Namor, the Sub-Mariner, to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
2. Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness
Doctor Strange is returning with his enchanted powers and will guide the Avengers into the Multiverse of Madness, a world full of parallel universes and new versions of characters that we know and love. The movie will be directed by Sam Raimi, and the return of the director alone is making fans expect a few surprises.
3. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
This movie has been eagerly awaited since the release of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse in 2018. The upcoming flick follows Miles Morales, the Spider-Man of his universe, as he navigates through the multiverse and meets new Spider-people. Fans of the previous series will find it refreshing to see new faces and get mesmerized by the dazzling animation.
4. The Marvels
After Captain Marvel, Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel, and Monica Rambeau aka Photon are back with another addition to their story. The Marvels will include Kamala Khan, aka Ms Marvel, and the plotline will explore how the trio battles their foes whilst exploring their newfound powers.
5. Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania
Antman is back with a new suit and a new adventure to fight the quantum world’s villainous foes. The movie promises new characters, an evil villain, and more action as Scott Lang, Hope van Dyne, Hank Pym, and Janet van Dyne explore the quantum world.
The year is full of anticipation as fans eagerly await the Marvel movies. And although the upcoming flicks have diverse plotlines and characters, they all have one thing in common – the ability to take us on a thrilling adventure alongside our favourite characters. So get ready to gear up and immerse yourself in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2022.