Review: Marvel Studios: Legends
When is Marvel Studios: Legends released on Disney Plus?
Marvel Studios: Legends will premiere its first two episodes on Disney Plus on Friday 8th January 2021.
What is Marvel Studios: Legends about?
Marvel Studios: Legends will give fans the chance to “revisit the epic heroes, villains and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the highly anticipated stories still to come”.
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Each episode will focus on a different character from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, detailing their respective journeys from first appearance up to the latest developments.
The show will “set the stage” for the exciting Marvel projects launching in 2021, giving you all the information you need to enjoy the blockbuster Disney Plus originals that are on the way.
Who will be featured in Marvel Studios: Legends?
The first two episodes of Marvel Studios: Legends will focus on Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda Maximoff (also known as the Scarlet Witch) and Paul Bettany’s heroic android Vision.
The instalments will unravel the intertwined stories of the powerful duo that have led them to the surreal and intriguing events of WandaVision, which sees them cohabiting a dreamlike sitcom environment.
It’s clear that Marvel doesn’t want fans to feel lost ahead of the upcoming Disney Plus shows. The company didn’t reveal which characters will be covered in upcoming episodes, but The Falcon and the Winter Soldier hits Disney Plus on March 19 and Loki is coming in May, so expect Legends episodes on them soon.
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When it comes to movies, Black Widow is still set for May 7 and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is coming July 7, but the latter will be Shang-Chi’s first MCU adventure — no reminders needed.
It is unclear exactly what the format of Marvel Studios: Legends will be, but the show is expected to utilise clips from previous Marvel movies to offer a slick recap of what has come before.
As the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand, Marvel Studios: Legends celebrates and codifies what has come before. Revisit the epic heroes, villains and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the highly anticipated stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series premiering on Disney+ — setting the stage for future events. Marvel Studios: Legends weaves together the many threads that constitute the unparalleled Marvel Cinematic Universe.