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Episode 005: What Happened Between Civil War and Secret War?
Strap in! We’re summarizing a decade of Marvel crossover events to get you caught up with the basic structure of the modern Marvel universe. Zach & Searnold are joined by special guest Jessica (a.k.a. “Zach’s Wife”) to provide the perspective of someone who’s never read a single comic.
THIS EPISODE CONTAINSEXTREME SPOILERSOF:
Thor 2, Dark World
Loki Dies, then Gets the Tesseract
Avengers Endgame, the last one
Avengers Disassembled, circa 2004
Ashely Olsen as Scarlet Witch
Magneto Collects his Daughter
Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Quicksilver in “Avengers 2: Age of Ulton”
Evan Peters as Quicksilver in “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”
New Avengers, now featuring Spider-Man and Wolverine, circa 2004
Luke Cage as the face of the Avengers
These are Kree. They are blue.
These are Skrulls. They are green.
Jude Law is Kree, but he is not blue. Nebula is blue, but she is not Kree.
Civil War, circa 2006
Iron Man, Director of S.H.I.E.D., a.k.a. the new Nick Fury
Avengers Initiative, circa 2007
Black Panther and Storm join the Fantastic Four
World War Hulk, circa 2007
Secret Invasion, circa 2008
Dark Reign, circa 2009
Captain America Dies
Asgard in Broxton, Oklahoma
Siege, circa 2010
Heroic Age, circa 2010
Fear Itself, circa 2011
Avengers vs X-Men, circa 2012
Famke Janssen and Sophie Turner as Phoenix
Jean Grey Possessed by the Phoenix Force
Stop being a fascist, Tony!
Cyclops Kills Professor Xavier
Uatu the Watcher, circa 1966
Galactus the Devourer-of-Worlds, circa 1966
Original Sin, circa 2014
Nick Fury kills The Watcher
Nick Fury is now The Unseen
Pryde of the X-Men, circa 1988
Red Skull gets Professor Xavier’s Brain
Axis, circa 2014
Superior Iron Man, circa 2014
“We are Beyond. Dreamers. Destroyers.” “All of reality our whim.” “Who dares stand before us?”
Secret Wars, circa 2015
Molecule Man, Mister Fantastic, and Franklin Richards rebuild the Multiverse