Tom Holland’s Spider-Man made his debut within the Marvel Cinematic Universe precisely 4 years in the past immediately when Captain America: Civil Struggle hit theaters, and since then the rebooted web-slinger has already been established as one of many long-running franchise’s marquee characters after happening to star in two solo adventures and the Avengers: Infinity Struggle and Endgame double-header.
Manufacturing on Spider-Man 3 could have been delayed as a result of ongoing results of the Coronavirus pandemic, with Peter Parker not as a result of be seen on our screens once more till November 2021, however Marvel Studios are well-known for enjoying the lengthy sport in the case of their main characters, and we’ve now heard that plans are already being put in place for his fifth and sixth standalone films.
In line with our sources – the identical ones who informed us concerning the live-action remakes of Bambi and Robin Hood months earlier than the Mouse Home made the official announcement for both – the fifth installment will reportedly lay the foundations for an adaptation of the fan favourite Superior Spider-Man arc, which is able to then act as the foremost plot thread of Spider-Man 6.
For these unfamiliar with the comedian guide lore, Superior Spider-Man options the dying of Peter Parker, with Physician Octopus transferring his consciousness to his foe’s physique and assuming the position of your pleasant neighborhood superhero, repenting for his earlier lifetime of villainy within the course of. The choice proved to be vastly controversial on the time, however finally resulted in an enormous increase in gross sales.
We’ve already heard rumors that Doc Ock might be set for his introduction into the franchise, however fairly how the story might be tailored to suit the established MCU template is anyone’s guess. That being mentioned, Marvel Studios have been recognized to take sure parts from well-known comedian guide runs and refit them as a part of the films, solely loosely adapting the arc within the course of. We think about that this may be the case right here as effectively, with solely sure parts of the arc being tailored. So, in idea, it might definitely work.
In any case, with a number of solo films in improvement, rumors of each cameos and a full-blown battle towards the Sinister Six within the catchily-titled SPUoMC and now the potential of being killed and having his id stolen, it seems as if Spider-Man goes to have his palms full on the massive display over the subsequent few years.