Marvel enthusiasts are in for a treat this holiday season with the return of the animated series “What If…?” for its second season. Premiering on Disney+ on December 22, the What If…? Season 2 will unfold over nine consecutive nights, with each episode being released separately, adding to the festive excitement.
The recently unveiled trailer, linked above, teases the new adventures in the multiverse, promising a more ‘twisted’ narrative as described by The Watcher. This season promises to delve deeper into the alternate realities of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), bringing both new and familiar characters to the forefront. Fans can anticipate seeing characters like Nebula, Hela, and Happy Hogan in unexpected scenarios.
Jeffrey Wright returns as the voice of The Watcher, guiding audiences through these diverse universes. He’s joined by a stellar cast of actors from the MCU films, who lend their voices to their iconic characters, adding authenticity to the series.
Season 2 builds upon the foundation laid in the first season, which was widely praised for its innovative storytelling and exploration of ‘what if’ scenarios within the MCU. The first season featured an array of beloved characters in unique situations, challenging the traditional narratives of the Marvel movies. The voice cast from season one included many stars from the MCU, who brought their characters to life in this new, animated format.
Behind the scenes, the series is shaped by the creative vision of executive producer Bryan Andrews and head writer AC Bradley, who both return to helm the second season. Their collaborative efforts are set to bring new depth and excitement to the Marvel multiverse.