The Marvel Cinematic Universe is shifting on in some ways, and the arrival of the primary Eternals teaser trailer led to social media trending the identify #CaptainRogers, because of a quote referencing the demise of the previous Captain America.
Everyone knows by now that Marvel likes to drop little Easter Eggs all through their trailers and promos as a lot as within the precise films and TV exhibits themselves. And in dropping the primary trailer for the extremely anticipated Eternals, eagle eyed followers had been rapidly pulling out little particulars to research and focus on for the following few months, till the complete trailer arrives. Whereas the trailer itself obtained a blended response, it did result in the time period #CaptainRogers showing on the trending subject lists of many websites as a consequence of a line by which the Eternals focus on who will take command of the Avengers after the demise of each “Captain Rogers and Iron Man.”
For anybody who does not know the importance of what, to some, may very well be an simply neglected line, the truth that the reference was made to “Captain Rogers” and never “Captain America” is a direct hyperlink to the truth that by the tip of the current Disney+ collection The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, Sam Wilson has formally taken over the Captain America position within the MCU, that means that Steve Rogers is now referred to as merely Captain Rogers. It’s simply one other signal of how a lot consideration Marvel Studios pay to the smallest issues in even their earliest trailers for future films.
This led to a storm of exercise on Twitter, as followers rushed so as to add their emotions in regards to the identify test, with a combination of pleasure, retrospective unhappiness and entire world of memes simply created for the event as they remembered what has been misplaced within the MCU, but additionally what may be very a lot nonetheless to return.
When Avengers: Endgame noticed the departure of Chris Evans’ Captain America and Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man from the MCU, it was a devastating blow to many followers who’ve adopted the story of Marvel’s finest recognized superheroes for over a decade, however whereas the reminiscence stays of what has been and gone, it is clear that the longer term continues to be unfolding and there’s not solely extra to return within the type of the already announced Phase 4 movies and exhibits, but additionally an entire new Avengers crew. Marvel do not make these teases frivolously, so there isn’t any doubt that plans on simply who would be the successor to the now Captain Rogers and Iron Man as Avengers head honcho are probably being mentioned in secretive conferences as we converse.
Eternals would be the third MCU film launched since Spiderman: Far From Residence noticed Section 3 of the comedian e book universe come to an in depth. Delayed by Covid19, the franchise returns to cinemas in July with the arrival of Black Widow, adopted a few months later by Shang Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings. Whereas followers have been ready for these new films for what looks like an eternity, Disney+ have been filling within the hole with the linked collection’ WandaVision and The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, each of which noticed the platform battle to deal with the demand when new episodes dropped, and can fill the lead as much as Black Widow with the final of their able to go collection’ Loki, starring Tom HIddleston reprising his position because the Norse God of Mischief.