in , ,

‘They don’t care about Inhumans anymore’: Ms. Marvel’s Mutant Connection Has Pissed Off Comic-Book Fans, Say Kevin Feige Doesn’t Know What He’s Doing Anymore

Becoming one of the most successful studios to produce blockbuster movies, starring A-listers, and changing pop culture as we know it, Marvel has pumped out a triumphant empire under the reigns of Kevin Feige.

Kevin Feige
The Architect of MCU, Kevin Feige

But it is no stranger to controversy, receiving shots from Martin Scorcese and many other film enthusiasts who believe Marvel is destroying the market for personal gain. Avengers: Endgame became the highest-grossing film in history after a re-release.

Related: ‘Kevin Feige Wanted Him To Do It’: Taika Waititi Says Brett Goldstein as Hercules Wasn’t His Idea as Movie Faces Mounting Criticism For Weird Casting Choice

Ms. Marvel’s connection with Mutants

Despite many successes, phase four of Marvel has not been received well. Criticized for sacrificing plots for action scenes and hiring directors for their visions, only to bully them into using the marvel formula has become a few of the main critiques.

Kevin Feige
Kevin Feige announcing plans in phase 4

The studio has also been known for cop-outs, sticking to the heroes from Avengers, rather than pushing into mutants, inhuman, or the fantastic four. While only receiving lip service, mutants have at least been mentioned in Ms. Marvel.

Check out: ‘Make It Happen Kevin Feige’: Fans Desperate as Margot Robbie Reportedly Being Eyed To Play MCU’s Emma Frost

Fantastic Four also saw a nod in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, with the casting of John Krasinski as Mr. Fantastic. But the expansion of the roster remains a mystery.

Also read: Kevin Feige Reveals Thor: Love and Thunder Was Conceived During Ragnarok’s Opening Night Dinner

The Comics fans do not seem happy with Kevin Feige

Despite having its own show, the Inhumans failed to garner interest, due to low ratings and lukewarm reception from fans. The Inhumans did see a larger inclusion in the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. series, but the series’s canon status itself is disputed.

Check out: Ms. Marvel: Iman Vellani Has THIS Inhumans Easter Egg In The Show

Inhumans’ Black Bolt was also featured in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, only to get discarded like a crushed tin can. So, there is a consistent pattern of the Inhumans being included only for fan service.

Inhumans
Inhumans was first aired on 29 Sep of 2017

You may also like: 5 Reasons MCU Should Introduce Inhumans Next (& 5 Why It Should Be X-Men)

Furthermore, even in Ms. Marvel, the character was hinted to be a mutant, despite being inhuman after being exposed to the Terrigen Mist according to the comics. This decision has sparked the fans into a frenzy, as they claim that Kevin Feige hasn’t read the comics.

Inhumans
The series starred Anson Mount, Serinda Swan, and Iwan Rheon

Read more: ABC’s President Talks The Future Of ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ & ‘Inhumans’

Previously, the architect of the MCU was a recipient of loads of praise, for managing such a large and complex story. Having worked on previous Marvel films such as the X-men, Daredevil, and many more, the producer got to learn the mistakes that were common in superhero moviemaking.