Tagged: Marvel Cinematic Universe
Regarded as Earth-199999 , Marcel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is an American media franchise and shared universe that is centered on a series of superhero films, independently produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters by Marvel Comics. The franchise has expanded to include comic books, short films, television series, and digital series. The shared universe, much like the original Marvel Universe in comic books, was established by crossing over common plot elements, settings, cast, and characters. In the year 2009 , Walt Disney bought Marvel Entertainment for 4 billion dollars.
The Universe initiated with 2008’s Iron Man later continued to include iconic characters like Captain America , Thor , Hulk , Black Widow and Hawkeye to form a team called Avengers with the help of Nick Fury in the first 2012 movie. As the phases continued , the team continued to grow big with inclusion of the likes of Scarlett Witch , Black Panther , Spiderman , War Machine , Falcon , Doctor Strange , Ant-Man and the Guardians of the Galaxy.While the universe is divided by phases , it is united by the unique interconnecting tissue present between the films .Over the span of a decade , Marvel Studios has expanded their scale over 20 movies with more superheroes like Captain Marvel , Wasp and several others to debut. Thus , the franchise has broken several commercial records over its run. The Avengers : Infinity War and the unnamed Avengers 4 is expected to be a culmination of all the movies and their ideas. The two part Avengers epic is inspired from six-issue comic book limited series published by Marvel Comics in 1992.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe is regarded by many as the most powerful media franchise ever built. The universe is comprised of a plethora of well known talents : Robert Downey Jr , Chris Evans , Chris Hemsworth , Scarlett Johannson , Jeremy Renner , Mark Ruffalo , Benedict Cumberbatch and several others.