Since its grand finale in Avengers: Endgame, the MCU has been through a tumultuous time. He had great success in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and Spider-Man: No Coming Homewhile having many failures in Black Widow and Thor: Love and Thunder.
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Many fans think the universe lacks cohesion because it doesn’t have a villain like Thanos did before. Despite the next main villain, Kang the Conqueror settled in thanks to the end of Lokithe threat to the characters is not palpable.
Spider-man’s Legacy in Marvel’s Animated History
One of the most iconic on-screen adaptations of Spider-Man, Spider-Man: The Animated Series aired from 1994 to 1998. The series was well received by critics and audiences, it was praised for adapting many storylines from the comics and extensively showcasing Spider-Man’s rogues gallery.
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Praised as the best Spider-Man adaptation to date by many fans, it handled many storylines, within the Spider Man comic books as well as other properties. One of the most important was the adaptation of Secret Wars comics.
90s Spider-Man in Secret Wars
Under the name of Comics Alliance, the YouTube channel posted a video on Spider-Man: The Animated Series version of Secret Wars. The animated version stuck to some key elements such as the Celestial Beyonder and a planet called Battleworld.
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But since the animated series was called Spider-Man, the show mainly focused on the web crawler, narrowing down the roster of superheroes. The show only included Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, the X-Men’s Storm, and the Fantastic Four.
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While continuing to take many liberties, many Fantastic Four characters played major roles in the event, including Doctor Doom. This could mean the long-awaited The Fantastic Four The film will play a much larger role in expanding the role of the MCU.
Avengers: Secret Wars is due out in November 2025.