Geek: Wakanda After All?!?

Will Wakanda Be Visited In THE AVENGERS 2 After All?.

After initial reports yesterday on the start of filming for the next Avengers movie made its way around the web, there was speculation that this setting would bring Wakanda into the MCU. But then reports started shooting this theory down.

However, today we learn that this may not acutally be the case and that filming in South Africa may be setting the template for Wakanda (especially if Cap’s shield gets destroyed at the end of Winter Soldier). We’ll have to wait and see what happens, but the news of Wakanda’s development makes many out there grin, including this nerd. PS, there is also rumblings from @elmayimbe that a young actress, named Natalie Martinez (pictured below) has gone in for a small role in the new Avengers movie, but the role is unknown.

More Avengers news is that The Black Widow is getting her own movie at some time in the future. Kevin Feige acknowledges that it is in development mainly because Avengers 2 will have a strong Widow story.

 

Geek: New Cap Pics

As we make our way to January 2014, there is a little flutter in my heart knowing that we are only a few months away from another Marvel Cinematic Universe installment. I hope that this movie is huge (maybe bigger than Thor), but the reality is that no one really cares about Steve Rogers outside of the U.S. just because of his name. Thor and Iron-Man don’t have the same jingoistic connotation.

However, if you return to the First Avenger, you will see that it is the strongest of the pre-Avengers films (stronger than Hulk, Thor 1 or Iron-Man 2). You will also see that the movie Joe Johnston created a rich tapestry of the MCU with a character who is tied most closely to all things Marvel.

Enjoy the pictures and watch the First Avenger again!!!

Captain America 2 Photos

Captain America 2 Photos

Captain America 2 Photos

Captain America 2 Photos

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