Spider-Woman within the MCU? Kevin Feige Might Want This More Than the Fans

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The push for variety within the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has been principally as a result of Kevin Feige, one thing that most likely wouldn’t have occurred in any respect with out his inventive energy. Not that the MCU has been good on this but.

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For occasion, the pleading for Feige to create an all-woman MCU movie continues to be only a dialogue round a company assembly desk. There’s higher hope anyway in having extra girls superheroes within the MCU. Following the lead of Captain Marvel and Black Widow, Feige is reportedly wanting a take care of Sony to convey Spider-Woman into the fray.

Fan response has been a bit blended in some social media circles. Would this actually be a sensible add or is it simply extra wishful pondering inside the MCU government ranks?

The sophisticated rights points over Jessica Drew and Spider-Woman

Those who know their Marvel comedian books know Jessica Drew is the Peter Parker of Spider-Woman tales. Unfortunately, Sony owns the rights to the Spider-Woman identify, however Marvel has the proper to make use of Jessica Drew as a personality. They haven’t, as a result of they clearly need to join her to Spider-Woman if in any respect attainable.

Having an advanced rights challenge like that is equal to if Marvel not had the proper to make use of the identify Peter Parker whereas nonetheless utilizing Spider-Man. Of course, identify modifications are all the time attainable, if inflicting continuity points with comedian e-book purists.

Kevin Feige needs to work with Sony to iron this out so Spider-Woman can grow to be a actuality within the MCU, regardless of many followers not all the time citing the character as a high precedence. At least Sony gave some hints that ladies within the Spider-Verse can occur successfully due to appearances by characters like Spider-Gwen. The latter character was already known as “Spider-Woman” in Into the Spider-Verse.

Giving legitimacy to the character by means of Jessica Drew, although, would additionally present hope for many who nonetheless learn the comedian e-book tales.

Jessica Drew was alleged to grow to be part of the Avengers staff

How Jessica Drew turns into Spider-Woman is a compelling story and a bit completely different from how Peter Parker turns into Spider-Man. She turns into Spider-Woman from her publicity to uranium on her mother and father’ property. When she turns into sick, her father injects her with an experimental serum made of arachnid blood.

While the science is mainly the identical as Peter Parker, the circumstances are definitely completely different. Jessica’s powers are pretty huge as effectively and typically outdo what Spider-Man was able to doing.

After coaching by Hydra and Taskmaster, she joins Agents of SHIELD/SWORD, plus turns into buddies with Captain Marvel. Later, she turns into part of the Avengers, one thing Feige clearly needs to shoot for if he can achieve the rights.

What’s most fascinating is the fan response. Since there’s nonetheless a robust male MCU fan base, some on Reddit didn’t present overly enthusiastic responses, if not totally unfavorable both.

What are the followers actually saying about Spider-Woman?

Just a few individuals on Reddit are nervous that Feige will mess up the character, and some others weren’t conscious of why Spider-Woman was even vital. Then, others say the character ought to be solely within the MCU since she really is an Avenger somewhat than going to Sony.

Once once more, this leaves one other negotiation tactic between Marvel and Sony to make a personality occur. Whether it’s going to go effectively is one other factor, even when everybody has hope primarily based on how effectively the negotiations went on retaining Spider-Man going.

However, even Spider-Man must face one other deal between the 2 studios. Whether his time within the MCU will probably be prolonged continues to be up within the air. Being ready to try this and usher in Spider-Woman would most likely be the icing on this cake if it occurs in any respect.

Feige could finally grow to be the lone mediator between the 2 studios somewhat than the brand new Disney CEO, Bob Chapek.

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