The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Theories, Easter eggs, explainers, essays, and more.

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How many episodes of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier are there? Will we get a Season 2?

Everything you need to know about Falcon and the Winter Soldier Season 1 — and maybe Season 2.


Falcon vs. John Walker: Who wins? Marvel Comics holds the answer.

The Inversus battle between Sam Wilson and John Walker

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'Falcon and Winter Soldier' Episode 4 ending and John Walker's killer Captain America moment, explained

The new Captain America strikes back. John Walker takes the forefront in the latest episode of Disney+ and Marvel's 'Falcon and the Winter Soldier.'

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Baron Zemo is lowering the bar for all of us

There’s more to this meme than just bad dance moves.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier theory reveals the Power Broker’s shocking identity

Have we already met Marvel’s next big villain?

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Falcon and Winter Soldier Episode 4 release date, start time, runtime, and more

Things could get even more complicated for Bucky and Sam this week.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier’s Dancing Zemo meme reveals Marvel’s biggest flaw

The Meme Lord of Madripoor is a heck of a dancer. He's also a murderer!

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'Falcon and Winter Soldier': John Walker is the hero Marvel fans deserves

Wyatt Russell's hated hero in 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' is the exact right character for the MCU right now. Here's why.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier Easter egg may confirm a huge Sharon Carter twist

One wild Hollywood rule could reveal The Power Broker’s secret identity.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier steals one of DC’s best tricks

The Suicide Squad vibe is in full effect.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier Easter egg reveals a shocking X-Men connection

The Marvel series just paid homage to a very notable establishment from the comics.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier Episode 4 runtime leak confirms major confrontation

Marvel is sticking to its word with The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

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Falcon and the Winter Soldier finally fixes Endgame's biggest blunder

While the show may be named after Bucky and Sam, they aren't the most interesting part of Episode 3.

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Viral 'Falcon and Winter Soldier' tweet reveals Marvel's worst flaw is back

The Marvel Cinematic Universe keeps making the same mistake when it comes to villains, and 'Falcon and Winter Soldier' is no different.

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'Falcon and Winter Soldier': Baron Zemo fixes Marvel's most notorious problem

Through Helmut Zemo's return in the MCU, the Marvel franchise shows what can be done to fix its worst mistakes.

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Falcon and the Winter Soldier leaks reveal an even bigger Wakandan cameo

Welcome to Wakanda?

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Scene Stealers 2021

Scene stealers: The 30 best TV characters of 2021, ranked

Inverse spotlights the side characters we fell in love with this year.

Scene Stealers 2021

The MCU's unseen racist history was unmasked with a Black Captain America

With gruff breaths and an Alabama drawl, actor Carl Lumbly embodies the dark, bleak history of superheroes in Marvel's 'Falcon and the Winter Soldier.'

Scene Stealers 2021

MCU's most relatable villain stole the dance floor, and the show, in 2021

Daniel Brühl's return to the MCU in 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' is remembered for thoughtful critiques of the MCU itself -- and awesome dance moves.


How 'Hawkeye' learned from 'Loki' and 'Falcon’s biggest mistakes

You get the best of both worlds from this Disney+ series.

The Newest Avenger

Spider-Man: No Way Home trailer ruins the best part of Falcon and Winter Soldier

We need to talk about the fetishization of Captain America in the post-Endgame MCU.

Did nothing wrong

'What If…?' Episode 2 uses Thanos to fix this huge MCU problem

Even the worst supervillains could use some help.


Marvel’s most offensive habit threatens the future of the entire MCU

Marvel and DC have a history of taking advantage of the people who create their characters. That could backfire in a huge way.

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Loki has radically changed the MCU in one unexpected way

The Disney+ series redefines Marvel’s Phase 4 — and no, we’re not talking about the multiverse.

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Loki concept art reveals a deleted MCU cameo

A certain Guardian was seen in line at the TVA.

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Loki Season 2 can fix Marvel’s biggest TV problem with one simple trick

Marvel’s Disney+ shows are already in a rut. Loki Season 2 might be the solution.

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'Loki' proves that Marvel needs to ditch the oldest plot cliché in the book

The twist ending of 'Loki' episode 6 was thrilling. But isn’t this trick getting old? Here's why Marvel is relying on some pretty sloppy writing and has no signs of letting up.


‘Black Widow’ Easter egg may confirm an electrifying ‘Avengers 5’ theory

A storm is coming to the MCU in the form of the Thunderbolts. Here's how Black Widow sets the stage for this super-team to strike.

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Loki may be falling into the worst WandaVision trap

Are we about to have another Mephisto moment?

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Black Widow exposes the biggest flaw in the MCU right now

It’s time for Marvel to move on.

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Did Red Guardian fight Captain America? We asked Black Widow’s director and star

Cate Shortland and David Harbour offer their takes on Alexei’s tall tales of fighting the star-spangled hero.

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Loki Episode 4 just set a new standard for the entire MCU

How will it keep up with its own momentum?