Deadline reported yesterday that Disney+ will now honor Chadwick Boseman in the original Black Panther, with a new montage highlighting his apperance in the title role. Bob Iger announced the change on Twitter where it is also published (see below).
The MCU list has been updated at Earth-616 docs. As of now, we also include the entire fox legacy timeline. We’ve also included the Deadpool-movies in the MCU phase list as the references and 4th wallings actually allows this even if Deadpool is not really belongs in the MCU.
In the bottom of our MCU documentation, under “dates to remember”, we have placed a notice about “Marvel’s 616”. It will be released at Disney+ in two days. Do not miss it! Marvel’s 616 highlights will tell what truly makes Marvel great!
Ever since they news came out that Chadwick Boseman is not taking place CGI’ed in Black Panther 2, speculations have travelled around the internet who the next Black Panther will be. It has gone over a week, and still the “news” about the CGI is still hot. Marvel internals has been waiting deciding who the next one will be, as they still mourns and some says that it will take even more time before we will get to know.
According to the comics, Shuri has already taken over this mantle so many of the speculations is pointing at Letitia Wright. Letitia Wright says, herself, that a sequel without Chadwick Boseman would be “strange”. Many people, claims that the easiest solution for the MCU is the one that comes from the comics. A first plausible leak, posted 6 days ago, also says that “Marvel Studios hasn’t made the final decision yet on who will be the next Black Panther. However, they are leaning towards Letitia Wright” for several reasons. Full article can be read here.
It is known that “Earth616” is trying to keep track of when events in the MCU timeline ocurs. Likewise it is for WandaVision, which is still under discussion amongst some fans. So far, there are only theories that the events itself initializes shortly, up to year, after the events of Avengers: Endgame. So according to the timeline of MCU, the initial events probably lands in 2023-2024 MT (McuTime).
According to Collider, WandaVision will be paying homage to virtually every decade of TV sitcoms, but what this really means to the “occuring time” is still unknown.
Inverse is also theorizes the possibilities that WandaVision is taking inspiration from House of M.
Earth616 was registered the past year to be used as a tribute to Marvel Comics and the MCU, moments before Avengers: Endgame was broadcasted at cinemas in april. Since then, there’s also a continuously update MCU timeline at mcu.earth616.org that eventuallt makes us updated more accurate than most media magazines on the internet (that is often writing articles, and then forgets to update them). If you feel that the timeline is missing something, feel free to join those projects.