With revealing first looks of its several movies and shows, Marvel has everyone talking about all the upcoming shows and movies under the MCU. From Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania to Thunderbolts, it included the whole phase 5 of the MCU. Marvel also revealed official footage of one of the most awaited shows, Loki Season 2. Kevin Feige welcomed the cast on stage, including a new member, Everything Everywhere all at Once star Ke Huy Quan.
It’s been over a year since Tom Hiddleston featuring Loki wrapped up season 1. Season 1 ends with Sylvie killing Kand the Conquerer and Loki getting back at the TVA. The show was a hit, and it did not take long for Marvel to announce Loki Season 2.
Ke Huy Quan Joins the Cast of Loki Season 2
Tom Hiddleston has already confirmed that the cast of the show will be returning for the show, including Sophie Di Martino as Sylvie, Owen Wilson as Mobius, and Jonathan Majors as Knag.
But with new footage revealed at the D23 Expo, Marvel also introduced a new cast member to the show. Ke Huy Quan, who is currently in talks for his role in another multiverse film, Everything Everywhere all at Once, is also joining the show.
Marvel revealed exclusive footage of Loki Season 2 at the D23 Expo. Before revealing the footage, Kevin Feige and Tom Hiddleston, talk about when and how the show will fit into the MCU. On which Tom Hiddleston says that the show will continue exactly where it ended in the first season. Kevin Feige also mentioned that Season2 will connect the show to the multiverse saga.
Loki Season 2 Footage Reveal at D23 Expo
The footage shows Loki sucked into the time. In the background, he says, “I’ve seen terrible, awful things.” The next scene shows Loki hitting a wall with a staff, which uncovers another timeline with a whole wall covered in Kang decorations.
After this Loki says, “War is on its way,” and the next scene shows the characters in suits, space suits, and tuxedos.
The clip also shows Loki going down the hallway where he meets the character of Ke Huy Quan, who is an archivist at the TVA. One scene shows Sylvie listening to records at a music shop, and another shows Loki and Mobius at a Hollywood premiere.
One more scene shows Loki talking to Mobius saying, “I don’t want you to think I am the bad guy in all of this,” to which Mobius replies, “Who says you were?”
The trailer seems to be the setup for the Avengers: Kang Dynasty. Not just Loki Season 2, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania also revealed its villain, who is none other than Kang himself. These clips do indicate that Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania and Loki Season 2 will be setting up the story of the Avengers: Kang Dynasty.
Loki Season 2 Setting up Avengers: Kang Dynasty
In the footage, Loki is saying “War is on its way,” which could be a warning about what will happen in the Avengers: Kang Dynasty. He will also be the lead antagonist of Loki Season 2. At the end of Season one, Loki tries to stop Sylvie from killing, He Who Remains after he tells them that killing him will release his more evil variants.
But Sylvie ends up killing him. Loki Season 2 may follow the outcome of what Sylvie did in Season 1 and Loki trying to warn everyone of the coming threats. No details regarding what happens to the relationship between Sylvie and Loki and how the show will set the base for is not revealed yet. Avengers: Kang Dynasty
Loki Season 2 does not have an official release date yet, though it is set to release in the Summer of 2023 on Disney+.
Source: The Direct