‘World War Hulk is definitely happening’: Marvel fans finally warm up to She-Hulk as the show redeems itself by setting up the iconic Hulk arc in MCU

Finally receiving a new addition to the Hulk family, Jessica Gao She-Hulk: Lawyer was released as part of MCU Phase 4. It stars Tatiana Maslany as the titular character and sees the return of Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/ Hulk and Tim Roth as Abomination.

Tim Roth as Abomination/Emil Blonsky in She-Hulk: Lawyer.

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It follows the journey of Jennifer Waters as she learns to live with being both a lawyer and a superpowered green giant. Jessica Gao had teased a different format for the Marvel show, attempting a more self-aware approach.

Spoilers ahead

Reception of the new Hulk production

Given the hype behind the show and it’s the Hulk’s only solo production since The Incredible Hulk in 2008, many were riding on the show. Unfortunately, many fans were disappointed with the first episode.

Mark Ruffalo alongside Tatiana Maslany in She-Hulk.

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Amidst all the reviews, fans found the protagonist to be hard to like and the pacing was all over the place. Even though the origin story was placed in the first episode, many struggled to get to know the character.

References redeem the show

As is common for any Marvel production, She-Hulk: Lawyer is also filled with references to other Marvel movies and shows, setting up future productions as well. Many have tracked down the references on the show for redeeming it.

She-Hulk: Lawyer
She-Hulk: Attorney at Law’s trailer was criticized for poor CGI.

Of all the references, the ones that stood out were Wolverine, Eternals, and Shang Chi. Ever since Hugh Jackman left as Wolverine, fans have been waiting for a new cast.

Is World War Hulk Confirmed?

Although Mark Ruffalo is the most popular and current actor to play the Hulk, he hasn’t starred in a standalone movie about his character. While fans were excited about the She-Hulk show, many still wanted to see the actor explore Bruce Banner in his own film.

Read also : She-Hulk’s Final Episode Hints Wolverine and the X-Men Already Exist in the MCU

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World War Hulk in the comics.

Find out: MCU fuels World War Hulk movie speculation after releasing first-ever Hulk-only poster since Endgame

Of all the references in She-Hulk, one of them that fans are excited about is World War Hulk. At the end of Episode 2, we see Hulk sitting on a spaceship and on his way back to Sakaar. In the comics, he becomes World War Hulk after absorbing radiation from Planet Sakaar and growing stronger.

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