MCU

  • The MCU has a Nick Fury Problem

    Nick Fury used to be a man with a purpose. Starting way back with his first brief appearance over a decade ago at the end of Iron Man, Fury’s goal was to bring superheroes together to form the Avengers. 4 years later he succeeded and, well, he’s not done...
  • Adam’s Top 10 of the Decade

    As we say hello to the 2020’s I thought I’d share some of my best moments of the decade. A lot has happened, there’s been plenty of ups and downs but across the things covered by Out of Lives most of it was good. Well, most of what I...
  • Ranking Every MCU Movie (Including Spider-Man: Far From Home)

    With the release of Avengers: Endgame, the first saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – ‘The Infinity Saga’ – was completed. But that ending certainly didn’t last long with Spider-Man: Far From Home hitting the big screen just two months later. Far From Home closes out the MCU’s third phase...
  • Ranking Every Marvel Cinematic Universe Movie (Including Avengers Endgame)

    With the recent release of Avengers: Endgame, the first saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – ‘The Infinity Saga’ – is complete. 22 films over 11 years is an unprecedented feat, even more so when you consider not one of them is bad. There are certainly bad moments and...
  • What Does Endgame Set Up For The Future of the MCU?

    This article contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. Duh. Avengers: Endgame marks the end of the MCU’s ‘Infinity Saga’, acting as a colossal conclusion to this 22-film epic narrative. The film’s greatest success is just how satisfying a conclusion it is, ending character arcs a decade in the making and...
  • How The MCU Should Evolve After Avengers: Endgame

    The Marvel Cinematic Universe is a film series like none other. As it approaches its twentieth film in Captain Marvel, it’s the highest grossing film franchise of all time with 17.5 billion dollars in box office gross, and with the upcoming release of Avengers: Endgame that total is set...
  • My Hopes For Agents of SHIELD Season 6

    Agents of SHIELD is a show that has changed and grown dramatically since its debut in September of 2013. From its premiere it’s gone from strength to strength; the opening ten episodes of this past season might rival the opening ten episodes of season 3 as my favourite run...
  • Why Trish is the true star of Jessica Jones Season 2

    Spoilers for Jessica Jones Season 2. Obviously. The second season of Jessica Jones was thankfully a very different experience than the first season. I love the first season, with it probably being my favourite of all the Marvel Netflix shows, but a new direction was needed to not taint...
  • Revisiting Jessica Jones Season 1 Part 2: Villains and the Ending

    As we get closer to the release of the second season of Jessica Jones on March 8th I’ve been revisiting the first, which is my favourite of all the Marvel/Netflix shows. In my previous article I explored the opening seven episodes and the heroes of the show and now...