MCU

  • Geek Out Weakly 11 – WandaVision (pt. 2)

    Join Aadil and Ben talking about episodes three, four, and five of WandaVision. Did our predictions ring true from our first recording? Are we more or less invested in the series now? What do we hope will happen in the back third of the series? Check Out Our Website:...
  • Ghost Stories: Pitching an MCU Disney+ Series

    Ant-Man and the Wasp was the Marvel Cinematic Universe at its most vapid. It was a fun chase movie with a few good gags and a lightning fast pace that didn’t delve into its characters to any substantial degree and, apart from a few lines setting up the temporal...
  • Geek Out Weakly 8 – WandaVision

    This week Ben and Aadil chat about the first two episodes of the genre-bending new Marvel series WandaVision. We talk about our history with black and white American sitcoms, our thoughts on the series and hopes/theories on what is to come. Our theme song is by captiveportalmusic, used under...
  • Which Early MCU Characters Will Return in Falcon And The Winter Soldier?

    Weaving an intricate yet colossal tale across 23 films and counting, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is consistently praised for its foresight and planning. Yet Kevin Feige’s series of interconnected films were once not so tightly plotted. Back in ‘Phase 1’, when the MCU as we know it today felt...
  • 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...