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What started with a small, ambitious, B-character film in 2008’s Iron Man, has expanded to something so much larger and epic than anyone could have every imagined. This is the Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline.

What’s in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Timeline?

This is our Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline. It takes all of the media in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and places it in chronological order. The default timeline lists each work in chronological order. An item is placed based on where most of it takes place. We don’t break up stories so that portions of a film take place elsewhere. This list includes media from the following elements of the MCU:

  • The MCU Films: These make up the backbone of the Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline. The films started with Iron Man in 2008. However, the first chronological film is Captain America: The First Avenger. Marvel Studios has since continued to release these films at an alarming rate.
  • MCU Television: This timeline includes the shows from ABC that are part of the MCU. These include Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (AOS), Agent Carter, Inhumans and others.
  • MCU Netflix Television: Though they may seem like a completely different universe, the Marvel Netflix shows are also part of the MCU. However, they take place in isolation compared to the rest of the Marvel Universe. These shows include Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, The Defenders, and The Punisher.
  • MCU Tie-in Comics: This timeline includes the tie-in comics that are canonical in the MCU timeline. Usually, these are short preludes to the main films.
  • One-shots: Marvel has produced a few one-shot short films for the MCU. We include these as well.

Where to start watching the MCU films?

The core of the MCU will always be the films. Therefore, television shows like Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. come second. Iron Man was the first film released in the MCU, but Captain America: The First Avenger takes place first chronologically. It’s actually okay to watch either first. Additionally, if you want something different than the films, we recommend watching the Netflix series, starting with Daredevil. They have little to do with the films, though they do technically take place in the same universe.

How to Use This Marvel Cinematic Universe Timeline

For the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you have the following features:

  1. Titles that link to an expanded page for each item.
  2. Sorting by Title, Series, Media Type, Writer, and Release Date
  3. Filtering by Media Type or Writer.

Feel free to click on individual items to see more information! As always, if you have questions or comments about this timeline, we recommend you visit our contact page. We hope you enjoy.
The MCU Timeline 2.0

2Phase 1BuyCaptain America: The First Avenger, 2011-07-22filmchristopher-markus stephen-mcfeely
4ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.01: Now is Not the End, 2015-01-06tv-episodechristopher-markus stephen-mcfeely
5ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.02: Bridge and Tunnel2015-01-06tv-episodeeric-pearson
6ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.03: Time and Tide2015-01-13tv-episodeandi-bushell
8ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.05: The Iron Ceiling2015-02-03tv-episodejose-molina
10ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.07: Snafu2015-02-17tv-episodechris-dingess
11ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.08: Valediction, 2015-02-24tv-episodemichele-fazekas tara-butters
36Phase 1BuyThor, , 2011-05-06filmashley-edward-miller don-payne zack-stentz
40Phase 1BuyThe Avengers2012-05-04filmjoss-whedon
61ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.13: T.R.A.C.K.S., 2014-02-04tv-episodelauren-lefranc rafe-judkins
96ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.10: What They Become2014-12-09tv-episodejeffrey-bell
98ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.11: Aftershocks, 2015-03-03tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
100ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.12: Who You Really Are2015-03-10tv-episodedrew-z-greenberg
109ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.19: The Dirty Half Dozen, 2015-04-28tv-episodebrent-fletcher drew-z-greenberg
111ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.20: Scars, 2015-05-05tv-episodelauren-lefranc rafe-judkins
115ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.21: S.O.S. Part One, , 2015-05-12tv-episodejed-whedon jeffrey-bell maurissa-tancharoen
116ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.22: S.O.S. Part Two, , 2015-05-12tv-episodejed-whedon jeffrey-bell maurissa-tancharoen
193Phase 3BuyDoctor Strange, 2016-11-04filmc-robert-cargill jon-spaihts-and-scott-derrickson
1PreludesBuyCaptain America: First Vengeance2011-06-29graphic-novelfred-van-lente
3PreludesBuyCaptain America: The First Avenger (comic)2013-12-11graphic-novelpeter-david
7ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.04: The Blitzkrieg Button2015-01-27tv-episodebrant-englestein
9ABCBuyAgent Carter 1.06: A Sin to Err2015-02-10tv-episodelindsey-allen
12ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.01: The Lady in the Lake2016-01-19tv-episodebrant-englestein
13ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.02: A View in the Dark, 2016-01-19tv-episodeeric-pearson lindsey-allen
14ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.03: Better Angels2016-01-26tv-episodejose-molina
15ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.04: Smoke & Mirrors2016-02-02tv-episodesue-chung
16ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.05: The Atomic Job2016-02-09tv-episodelindsey-allen
17ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.06: Life of the Party2016-02-16tv-episodeeric-pearson
18ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.07: Monsters2016-02-16tv-episodebrandon-easton
19ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.08: The Edge of Mystery2016-02-23tv-episodebrant-englestein
20ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.09: A Little Song and Dance2016-02-23tv-episodechris-dingess
21ABCBuyAgent Carter 2.10: Hollywood Ending, 2016-03-01tv-episodemichele-fazekas tara-butters
22One-ShotBuyAgent Carter2013short-filmeric-pearson
23PreludesBuyAnt-Man Prelude2015-03-04graphic-novelwill-corona-pilgrim
25Phase 1BuyIron Man, , , 2008-05-02filmart-marcum hawk-ostby mark-fergus matt-holloway
26PreludesBuyIron Man: I Am Iron Man2010-02-24graphic-novelpeter-david
27PreludesBuyIron Man 2: Public Identity2010-05-12graphic-noveljoe-casey
28PreludesBuyIron Man 2: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.2010-09-01comic-issuejoe-casey
30OtherStark Expo Videos2010-04-27webmarvel-studios
33Phase 1BuyIron Man 22010-05-07filmjustin-theroux
34PreludesBuyIron Man 2 (comic)2012-12-05graphic-novelchristos-gage
35One-ShotBuyA Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer2011short-filmeric-pearson
37PreludesBuyThor (comic)2013-02-20graphic-novelchristos-gage
31Phase 1BuyThe Incredible Hulk2008-06-13filmzak-penn
32One-ShotBuyThe Consultant2011short-filmeric-pearson
38PreludesBuyAvengers Prelude: Fury’s Big Week2012-04-18graphic-novelchristopher-yost
39PreludesBuyAvengers Prelude: Black Widow Strikes2012-06-06graphic-novelfred-van-lente
41One-ShotBuyItem 472013short-filmeric-pearson
42PreludesBuyIron Man 3 Prelude2013-02-06graphic-novelchristos-gage
43Phase 2BuyIron Man 3, 2013-05-03filmdrew-pearce shane-black
44One-ShotBuyAll Hail the King2014short-filmdrew-pearce
45ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.01: Pilot, , 2013-09-24tv-episodejed-whedon joss-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
46ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.02: 0-Eight-Four, , 2013-10-01tv-episodejed-whedon jeffrey-bell maurissa-tancharoen
47ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.03: The Asset, 2013-10-08tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
48ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.04: Eye-Spy2013-10-15tv-episodejeffrey-bell
49ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.05: Girl in the Flower Dress2013-10-22tv-episodebrent-fletcher
50ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.06: FZZT2013-11-05tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
51ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.07: The Hub, 2013-11-12tv-episodelauren-lefranc rafe-judkins
52PreludesBuyThor: The Dark World Prelude2013-07-10graphic-novelchristopher-yost
53Phase 2BuyThor: The Dark World, , 2013-11-08filmchristopher-markus christopher-yost stephen-mcfeely
55ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.08: The Well2013-11-19tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
56ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.09: Repairs, 2013-11-26tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
57ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.10: The Bridge2013-12-10tv-episodeshalisha-francis
58ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.11: The Magical Place, 2014-01-07tv-episodebrent-fletcher paul-zbyszewski
59ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.12: Seeds, 2014-01-14tv-episodejed-whedon monica-owusu-breen
60PreludesBuyThe Winter Soldier: Infinite2014-01-28comic-issuepeter-david
62ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.14: T.A.H.I.T.I.2014-03-04tv-episodejeffrey-bell
63ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.15: Yes Men2014-03-11tv-episodeshalisha-francis
64ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.16: End of the Beginning2014-04-01tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
65Phase 2BuyCaptain America: The Winter Soldier, 2014-04-04filmchristopher-markus stephen-mcfeely
66PreludesBuyAvengers: Age of Ultron Prelude – This Sceptre’d Isle2015-02-04comic-issuewill-corona-pilgrim
67ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.17: Turn, Turn, Turn, 2014-04-08tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
68ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.18: Providence2014-04-15tv-episodebrent-fletcher
69ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.19: The Only Light in the Darkness2014-04-22tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
70ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.20: Nothing Personal, 2014-04-29tv-episodedj-doyle paul-zbyszewski
71ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.21: Ragtag2014-05-06tv-episodejeffrey-bell
73ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 1.22: Beginning of the End, 2014-05-13tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
72PreludesBuyGuardians of the Galaxy: Prelude2014-05-28graphic-noveldan-abnett
74PreludesBuyGuardians of the Galaxy: Infinite, 2014-04-01comic-issueandy-lanning dan-abnett
75Phase 2BuyGuardians of the Galaxy, 2014-08-01filmjames-gunn nicole-perlman
77ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.01: Shadows, 2014-09-23tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
79NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.01: Into the Ring2015-04-10tv-episodedrew-goddard
80ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.02: Heavy is the Hand2014-09-30tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
82NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.02: Cut Man2015-04-10tv-episodedrew-goddard
81ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.03: Making Friends and Influencing People2014-10-07tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
83NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.03: Rabbit in a Snowstor2015-04-10tv-episodemarco-ramirez
84ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.04: Face My Enemy2014-10-14tv-episodedrew-z-greenberg
85NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.04: In the Blood2015-04-10tv-episodejoe-pokaski
86ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.05: A Hen in the Wolf House2014-10-21tv-episodebrent-fletcher
87NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.05: World on Fire2015-04-10tv-episodeluke-kalteux
88ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.06: A Fractured House, 2014-10-28tv-episodelauren-lefranc rafe-judkins
89NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.06: Condemned, 2015-04-10tv-episodejoe-pokaski marco-ramirez
90ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.07: The Writing on the Wall2014-11-11tv-episodecraig-titley
91NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.07: Stick2015-04-10tv-episodedouglas-petrie
92ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.08: The Things We Bury2014-11-18tv-episodedj-doyle
93NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.08: Shadows in the Glass2015-04-10tv-episodesteven-s-deknight
94ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.09: …Ye Who Enter Here2014-12-02tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
95NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.09: Speak of the Devil, 2015-04-10tv-episodechristos-gage ruth-fletcher-gage
97NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.10: Nelson v. Murdock2015-04-10tv-episodeluke-kalteux
99NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.11: The Path of the Righteous, 2015-04-10tv-episodedouglas-petrie steven-s-deknight
101NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.12: The Ones We Leave Behind2015-04-10tv-episodedouglas-petrie
102ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.13: One of Us2015-03-17tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
103NetflixBuyDaredevil 1.13: Daredevil2015-04-10tv-episodesteven-s-deknight
104ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.14: Love in the Time of Hydra2015-03-24tv-episodebrent-fletcher
105ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.15: One Door Closes, 2015-03-31tv-episodelauren-lefranc rafe-judkins
106ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.16: Afterlife2015-04-07tv-episodecraig-titley
107ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.17: Melinda2015-04-14tv-episodedj-doyle
108ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 2.18: Frenemy of My Enemy, 2015-04-21tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen paul-zbyszewski
110Phase 2BuyThe Avengers: Age of Ultron2015-05-01filmjoss-whedon
76PreludesBuyGuardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Prelude2017-02-01graphic-novelwill-corona-pilgrim
78Phase 3BuyGuardians of the Galaxy Vol. 22017-05-05filmjames-gunn
112OtherWHIH: NEWSFRONT Promo – July 2, 20152015-07-02webmarvel-studios
113OtherWHiH: Newsfront Top Stories2015-07-07webmarvel-studios
114OtherWHIH EXCLUSIVE: 2012 VistaCorp break-in security footage involving cyber-criminal Scott Lang2015-07-10webmarvel-studios
117OtherWIRED Insider Interviews Darren Cross, CEO of Pym Technologies2015-07-13webmarvel-studios
118OtherWHIH EXCLUSIVE: Scott Lang Interview2015-07-16webmarvel-studios
119PreludesBuyAnt-Man – Scott Lang: Small Time2015-03-03comic-issuewill-corona-pilgrim
120Phase 2BuyAnt-Man, , , 2015-07-17filmadam-mckay edgar-wright joe-cornish paul-rudd
121PreludesBuyJessica Jones2015-10-07comic-issuebrian-michael-bendis
122ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.01: Laws of Nature, 2015-09-29tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
123NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.01: AKA Ladies Night2015-11-20tv-episodemelissa-rosenberg
124ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.02: Purpose in the Machine2015-10-06tv-episodedj-doyle
125NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.02: AKA Crush Syndrome2015-11-20tv-episodemicah-schraft
126ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.03: A Wanted (Inhu)man2015-10-13tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
127NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.03: AKA It’s Called Whiskey, 2015-11-20tv-episodeliz-friedman scott-reynolds
128ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.04: Devils You Know2015-10-20tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
129NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.04: AKA 99 Friends, 2015-11-20tv-episodehilly-hicks jr
130ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.05: 4,722 Hours2015-10-27tv-episodecraig-titley
131NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.05: AKA The Sandwich Saved Me2015-11-20tv-episodedana-baratta
132ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.06: Among Us Hide…2015-11-03tv-episodedrew-z-greenberg
133NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.06: AKA You’re a Winner!2015-11-20tv-episodeedward-ricourt
134ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.07: Chaos Theory2015-11-10tv-episodelauren-lefranc
135NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.07: AKA Top Shelf Perverts, 2015-11-20tv-episodejenna-reback micah-schraft
136ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.08: Many Heads, One Tale, 2015-11-17tv-episodedj-doyle jed-whedon
137NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.08: AKA WWJD?2015-11-20tv-episodescott-reynolds
138ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.09: Closure2015-12-01tv-episodebrent-fletcher
139NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.09: AKA Sin Bin, 2015-11-20tv-episodedana-baratta jamie-king
140ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.10: Maveth2015-12-08tv-episodejeffrey-bell
141NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.10: AKA 1,000 Cuts, 2015-11-20tv-episodedana-baratta micah-schraft
142NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.11: AKA I’ve Got the Blues, 2015-11-20tv-episodeliz-friedman scott-reynolds
143NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.12: AKA Take a Bloody Number, 2015-11-20tv-episodehilly-hicks jr
144NetflixBuyJessica Jones 1.13: AKA Smile, 2015-11-20tv-episodemelissa-rosenberg scott-reynolds
145ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.11: Bouncing Back2016-03-08tv-episodemonica-owusu-breen
147NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.01: Bang, 2016-03-18tv-episodedouglas-petrie marco-ramirez
146ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.12: The Inside Man2016-03-15tv-episodecraig-titley
148NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.02: Dogs to a Gunfight, 2016-03-18tv-episodedouglas-petrie marco-ramirez
149ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.13: Parting Shot2016-03-22tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
150NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.03: New York’s Finest2016-03-18tv-episodemark-verheiden
151ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.14: Watchdogs2016-03-29tv-episodedrew-z-greenberg
152NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.04: Penny and Dime2016-03-18tv-episodejohn-c-kelley
153ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.15: Spacetime, 2016-04-05tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
154NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.05: Kinbaku2016-03-18tv-episodelauren-schmidt-hissrich
155ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.16: Paradise Lost, 2016-04-12tv-episodegeorge-kitson sharla-oliver
156NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.06: Regrets Only2016-03-18tv-episodesneha-koorse
157ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.17: The Team2016-04-19tv-episodedj-doyle
158OtherAVENGERS IMPACT: A WHIH Newsfront Special Report2016-04-22webmarvel-studios
159NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.07: Semper Fidelis2016-03-18tv-episodeluke-kalteux
160OtherWHIH Newsfront: The Cost of Saving the World2016-04-26webmarvel-studios
161ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.18: The Singularity2016-04-26tv-episodelauren-lefranc
162OtherWHIH Newsfront: The Avengers and The White House2016-04-28webmarvel-studios
163NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.08: Guilty as Sin2016-03-18tv-episodewhit-anderson
164PreludesBuyDoctor Strange Prelude2016-08-24graphic-novelwill-corona-pilgrim
165ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.19: Failed Experiments2016-05-03tv-episodebrent-fletcher
166OtherWHIH Newsfront Exclusive: President Ellis Discusses the Avengers2016-05-03webmarvel-studios
167OtherWHIH Breaking News: Attack in Lagos2016-05-03webmarvel-studios
171NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.09: Seven Minutes in Heaven, 2016-03-18tv-episodelauren-schmidt-hissrich marco-ramirez
172ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.20: Emancipation2016-05-10tv-episodecraig-titley
173NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.10: The Man in the Box, 2016-03-18tv-episodesneha-koorse whit-anderson
174ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.21: Absolution, 2016-05-17tv-episodechris-dingess drew-z-greenberg
175NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.11: .3802016-03-18tv-episodemark-verheiden
176ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 3.22: Ascension2016-05-17tv-episodejed-whedon
177NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.12: The Dark at the End of the Tunnel, 2016-03-18tv-episodedouglas-petrie lauren-schmidt-hissrich
178NetflixBuyDaredevil 2.13: A Cold day in Hell’s Kitchen, 2016-03-18tv-episodedouglas-petrie marco-ramirez
168PreludesBuyCaptain America: Civil War Prelude2016-01-27graphic-novelwill-corona-pilgrim
169Phase 3BuyCaptain America: Civil War, 2016-05-06filmchristopher-markus stephen-mcfeely
180ABCAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Slingshot2016-12-13webjeph-loeb
181ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.01: The Ghost, 2016-09-20tv-episodejed-whedon maurissa-tancharoen
182NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.01: Moment of Truth2016-09-30tv-episodecheo-hodari-coker
183ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.02: Meet the New Boss2016-09-27tv-episodedrew-z-greenberg
184NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.02: Code of the Streets2016-09-30tv-episodecheo-hodari-coker
185ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.03: Uprising2016-10-11tv-episodecraig-titley
186NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.03: Who’s Gonna Take the Weight?2016-09-30tv-episodematt-owens
187ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.04: Let Me Stand Next to Your Fire2016-10-18tv-episodematt-owens
188NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.04: Step in the Arena2016-09-30tv-episodecharles-murray
189ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.05: Lockup, 2016-10-25tv-episodelilla-zuckerman nora-zuckerman
190NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.05: Just to Get a Rep2016-09-30tv-episodejason-horwitch
191ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.06: The Good Samaritan2016-11-01tv-episodejeffrey-bell
192NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.06: Suckas Need Bodyguards2016-09-30tv-episodenathan-louis-jackson
194ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.07: Deals With Our Devils2016-11-29tv-episodedj-doyle
195NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.07: Manifest2016-09-30tv-episodeakela-cooper
196ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.08: The Laws of Inferno Dynamics2016-12-06tv-episodepaul-zbyszewski
197NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.08: Blowin’ Up the Spot2016-09-30tv-episodeaida-mashaka-croal
198ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.09: Broken Promises2017-01-10tv-episodebrent-fletcher
199NetflixBuyLuke Cage 1.09: DWYCK2016-09-30tv-episodechristian-taylor
200ABCBuyAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D. 4.10: The Patriot, 2017-01-17tv-episodejames-c-oliver sharla-oliver
170PreludesBuySpider-Man: Homecoming Prelude2017-04-05graphic-novelwill-corona-pilgrim
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    1. Well because I’m not sure where else it should go. I’m betting on Avengers 4 “resetting” the universe, so a lot of these shows could take place after with little or no mention of the events of Infinity War. I could be wrong though, and I’ll make that call when Avengers 4 comes out.

  1. Could you please put AOS season 5 and Cloak and Dagger above Infinity War for now. Because I want to do a chronological watching of the MCU and that would screw it up.

    1. I’m not 100% sure that they take place before Infinity War. Parts of AOS season 5 definitely don’t. I have a hunch that Avengers 4 will reset the timeline, which would explain why no one in AOS is freaking out because they’re not turning to dust.

  2. MAoS doesn’t restart until summer of 2019, so that Avengers4 will be completed and they can continue the plot without spoiling anything. It’s very possible — even likely — that Infinity War takes place during the events of season 5, and we haven’t yet seen the consequences of the snap in AoS because it hasn’t yet happened.

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