On January 8th, Disney+ and Marvel Studios will take fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe on a journey through its greatest hits. Marvel Studios: Legends will explore some of the most iconic MCU characters, giving an in-depth look at the individuals and revisiting some of their best moments.
The first episode of the series will follow Wanda Maximoff and Vision, ahead of the upcoming WandaVision TV series. It will explore their interconnected path across the MCU and see how we got to this place. As per Marvel Studios:
WANDA MAXIMOFF: Wanda Maximoff made her debut in Avengers: Age of Ultron as a powerful adversary of The Avengers, only to become an even more powerful ally. Wanda found strength in herself and in her extraordinary relationship with one highly unique individual, Vision. Marvel Studios: Legends explores Wanda’s story as she grapples with cruel hardships and loss, a chaotic power that she strives to control, and shifting loyalties from those she trusts most.
VISION: Born into the world in Avengers: Age of Ultron, Vision chooses to fight on the side of humanity, though he himself is an artificial form of life. Marvel Studios: Legends follows Vision on his quest to understand humans more fully, evolving to be more like them, as he explores a romantic relationship with Wanda Maximoff in Captain America: Civil War. All of this leads to his final moments, as he makes the ultimate sacrifice for mankind, leaving those he loved to an uncertain future.
The first two episodes of Marvel Studios: Legends begin streaming on January 8th 2021. WandaVision premieres on January 15th 2021. Expect upcoming episodes of Marvel Studios to follow the other Disney+ shows like The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, and Hawkeye.
As the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand, Marvel Studios: Legends celebrates and codifies what has come before. Revisit the epic heroes, villains, and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the highly anticipated stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series premiering on Disney+ — setting the stage for future events. Marvel Studios: Legends weaves together the many threads that constitute the unparalleled Marvel Cinematic Universe.