The overwhelming majority of Netflix’s Marvel exhibits had been properly obtained by followers and critics alike, with the notable exception of Iron Fist, which is mostly acknowledged because the weakest of the bunch by fairly a long way. There was uproar when Daredevil, Jessica Jones and The Punisher had been initially canceled, nevertheless it wouldn’t be unfair to say that few tears had been shed over the demise of Finn Jones’ Danny Rand.
One space the place Iron Fist excelled was within the battle scenes, which was the very least that was anticipated from a collection with such a heavy martial arts aspect, however every thing else from the performances to the pacing was topic to a lot criticism. The first season might solely muster a 20% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, whereas the second improved to a nonetheless disappointing 55%.
As soon as the whole roster of superhero exhibits got the axe, phrase began filtering out that there was a two-year maintain on every property earlier than the rights would formally revert again to Marvel Studios, and yesterday marked precisely two years since Iron Fist was taken off the airwaves. In concept, then, Marvel might now be again in command of the Defender and might do with him as they see match.
In fact, that doesn’t imply that Kevin Feige has any main plans in retailer for Danny Rand, particularly given the underwhelming response to the final iteration of the character. That being stated, manufacturing on Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is again underway now after a prolonged hiatus, and with the film closely rumored to contain an underground preventing match of some description, there’s actually a simple alternative to parachute the rebooted Iron Fist in for a cameo look.