Marvel Fan Suggests World War Hulk Storyline For Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk In Next ‘Avengers’ Film

A new fan theory proposes the Marvel Cinematic Universe will feature a story based on the iconic World War Hulk storyline for Mark Ruffalo in the next Avengers film.

In the comics, Hulk was banished into outer space by the Illuminati, leading to his exile before returning to Earth in order to seek revenge on the enlightened secret society. A new fan theory from reddit user smileimhigh proposes Marvel Studios will put its own spin on the World War Hulk storyline for the next Avengers film and presents some compelling evidence for how the Marvel Cinematic Universe could adapt it based on the events that transpired in Avengers: Endgame.

The next Avengers will be a World War Hulk style story. from r/FanTheories

Although a follow up to Avengers: Endgame is not yet official, a sequel to the film is inevitable. Endgame managed a total of $2.79 billion to become the highest-grossing film of all time at the worldwide box office after it hit theaters in April of 2019.

Upcoming Marvel Studios projects include the Black Widow standalone film starring Scarlett Johansson, which Cate Shortland has directed and is set to hit theaters this fall, as well as The Eternals from director Chloe Zhao, and Shang-Chi which is being directed by Destin Daniel Cretton. Production on the project is currently on hold due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In addition, Marvel also has plans for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, and a Black Panther sequel, which both James Gunn and Ryan Coogler are returning to direct respectively.

But what do you think? Would you like to see World War Hulk adapted for Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk in the next Avengers film? Let us know in the comments below!

As for Mark Ruffalo, the actor can last been seen as Hulk in Avengers: Endgame. Here’s the official synopsis for Avengers: Endgame:

The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”

Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers: Endgame stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin.

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Michael Mistroff

Michael Mistroff

News Editor, Film/TV Reporter at Heroic Hollywood.