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.

Inversus

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?

Wield the Shield

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.

The Blipped Squad

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

The Suicide Squad vibe is in full effect.

Welcome to Madripoor

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?

Soldier on
Stanning for Bucky

Is the Winter Soldier in Captain America 4? Everything we know about Sebastian Stan's role

Will Bucky be back to take on the New World Order?

New World Order

Is Chris Evans in Captain America 4? Yes, but not in the way you think

At the very least, his legacy will loom large.

Fake! Fake!

Avengers Secret Wars theory says the villain is already hiding in plain sight

The next Avengers movies finally have titles, but do we already know their secrets?

SDCC 2022

Sam Wilson’s Captain America will return... in New World Order

Sam Wilson picks up the shield of Captain America once more in the fourth Captain America movie. Here’s what we learned at Comic-Con.

Hello there

Obi-Wan Kenobi just stole a trick from Marvel — and changed Star Wars for the better

Disney's two biggest streaming franchises aren't as similar as you might think...

Entertainment

Doctor Strange 2 theory completely changes 3 major Marvel scenes

The sequel to Doctor Strange confirms that dreams are windows into the multiverse. What does that mean for characters like Bucky, Shang-Chi, and the Punisher?

Wakanda Forever

Black Panther 2 may include a surprise Avengers cameo, MCU star reveals

Could Sam Wilson make a trip to Wakanda?

Time Heist

Disney+'s accidental "censorship" exposes a huge Marvel problem

Who guards the guardians of our planet?

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.

Bullseye

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.

Opinion

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.

Mischief Managed

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.