Ok, we’re excited for Avengers: Civil War, sorry, Captain America: Civil War and just today a host of rumoured details about the movie have appeared online and there’s some great stuff in here.
But beware, these are SPOILER HEAVY in places, ok?
Joblo have the details and we’ve summed them up below:
– Black Panther will be on a mission – possibly hunting The Winter Soldier – for his own reasons. He will be more on Stark’s side of the Civil War. His suit will have Vibranium armour and he will at one point scratch Cap’s Shield and he may be Stark’s secret weapon against Steve Rogers. He will also have a jet with very Stark-like tech.
– Hawkeye will have more purple in his outfit this time around.
– Ant-man’s suit will be different than the one in the upcoming standalone movie and will be much more hi-tech and yes, he’ll be giant man too, growing to around 20-foot-tall to fight again Iron Man and co.Oh, and he’ll be fired on one of Hawkeye’s arrows at some point.
– War Machine will be back and his armour will have multiple upgrades and he’ll be able to remove his shoulder canon and use it as a hand-gun too.
– Falcon will have his new red suit and it will have wrist lasers and grappling hooks and, in a Jarvis-like upgrade, his telepathic bird Redwing will appear but this time he’ll not be a living creature but rather a drone that Falcon controls remotely.
– Apparently Captain America will have the long-standing comic part of his outfit – chainmail – added to his suit.
So there you have it… some nice little nods in there. Do you think they’re the real deal? Let us know your thoughts…
Captain America: Civil War is directed by Anthony and Joe Russo from a screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely. It is set to feature the return of Chris Evans as Steve Rogers/Captain America, this time joined in his “solo” film by fellow Avengers Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark/Iron Man, Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson/Falcon, Paul Bettany as The Vision, Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton/Hawkeye, Don Cheadle as Jim Rhodes/War Machine and Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch. Sebastian Stan will also be back as Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier alongside Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa/Black Panther, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter/Agent 13, Daniel Brühl as Baron Helmut Zemo, Frank Grillo as Brock Rumlow/Crossbones, William Hurt as General Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross, Paul Rudd as Scott Lang/Ant-Man and Martin Freeman in a mystery role.
Captain America: Civil War opens on May 6, 2016.