How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

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How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

Marvel Movies In Order: Discovering the ideal sequence for watching Marvel movies has become more intricate with the introduction of Echo and the seamless integration of Netflix’s Defenders Saga into the MCU. To navigate this complexity, our guide outlines the chronological watch order from Marvel Phase 1 to Marvel Phase 5, considering both movies and shows based on their release dates. Additionally, we’ll take you on a journey from the 1940s to the near future of 2026, presenting the complete chronological order of the MCU. While it may seem intricate, this approach adds an extra layer of fascination to your Marvel marathons. Here are the Marvel movies in order.

Marvel Movies in Order (Release)

How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

To begin, here’s the recommended sequence for watching Marvel movies in order. This order is ideal for newcomers to the MCU and those seeking a stress-free viewing experience. To enhance readability, we’ve organized the list into distinct Phases.

Marvel Phase 1:

  • Iron Man (2008)
  • The Incredible Hulk (2008)
  • Iron Man 2 (2010)
  • Thor (2011)
  • Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
  • The Avengers (2012)

Marvel Phase 2:

  • Iron Man 3 (2013)
  • Thor: The Dark World (2013)
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
  • Ant-Man (2015)

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How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

Marvel Phase 3:

  • Captain America: Civil War (2016)
  • Doctor Strange (2016)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (2017)
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
  • Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
  • Black Panther (2017)
  • Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
  • Captain Marvel (2019)
  • Avengers: Endgame (2019)
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019)

Marvel Phase 4:

  • WandaVision (2021) [Disney Plus]
  • Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021) [Disney Plus]
  • Loki season 1 (2021) [Disney Plus]
  • Black Widow (2021)
  • What If…? (2021) [Disney Plus]
  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)
  • Eternals (2021)
  • Hawkeye (2021) [Disney Plus]
  • Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
  • Moon Knight (2022) [Disney Plus]
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)
  • Ms. Marvel (2022) [Disney Plus]
  • Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
  • I Am Groot (2022) [Disney Plus]
  • She-Hulk (2022) [Disney Plus]
  • Werewolf By Night (2022) [Disney Plus]
  • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special (2022) [Disney Plus]

Marvel Phase 5

  • Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (2023)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy 3 (2023)
  • Secret Invasion (2023) [Disney Plus]
  • Loki season 2 (2023) [Disney Plus]
  • The Marvels (2023)
  • What If…? season 2 (2023) [Disney Plus]
  • Echo (2024) [Disney Plus]

Watch the Marvel Movies in Chronological Order

How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

Marvel has significantly clarified the chronological timeline with the introduction of their ‘Official Timeline’ book, alleviating many of our temporal-related concerns. This chronological list promises a fresh perspective on the MCU.

  • Captain America: The First Avenger (1943-1945)
  • Captain Marvel (1995)
  • Iron Man (2008)
  • Iron Man 2 (2010)
  • The Incredible Hulk (2010)
  • Thor (2010)
  • The Avengers (2012)
  • Thor: The Dark World (2013)
  • Iron Man 3 (2013)
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (2014)
  • I Am Groot (2014)
  • Daredevil season 1 (2014)
  • Jessica Jones season 1 (2015)
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
  • Ant-Man (2015)
  • Daredevil season 2 (2015)
  • Luke Cage season 1 (2015)
  • Iron Fist season 1 (2016)
  • Marvel’s Defenders (2016)
  • Captain America: Civil War (2016)
  • Black Widow (2016)
  • Black Panther (2016)
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (2016)
  • The Punisher season 1 (2016)
  • Jessica Jones season 2 (2017) 
  • Luke Cage season 2 (2017) 
  • Iron Fist season 2 (2017) 
  • Daredevil season 3 (2017) 
  • The Punisher season 2 (2017) 
  • Jessica Jones season 3 (2017)
  • Doctor Strange (2017)
  • Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
  • Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
  • Avengers: Endgame (2018-2023)
  • Loki (outside of our conception of time, but around here!)
  • Loki season 2 (also outside of our conception of time!) 
  • What If…? (multiverse)
  • WandaVision (2023)
  • Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings (2024)
  • Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2024)
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home (2024)
  • Spider-Man: No Way Home (2024)
  • Eternals (2024)
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2024)
  • Hawkeye (Christmas 2024)
  • Moon Knight (2025)
  • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2025)
  • Echo (2025)
  • She-Hulk (2025)
  • Ms. Marvel (2025)
  • The Marvels (2025)
  • Thor: Love and Thunder (2025)
  • Werewolf By Night (2025)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special (2025)
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (2026)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy 3 (2026)
  • Secret Invasion (2026)

Upcoming Marvel Movies in Order

How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?

Here’s a sneak peek at the upcoming Marvel movies and shows set to be released in the next few years. This preview serves as an excellent preparation for expanding and updating your Marvel watch order lists in the future!

  • Deadpool 3 – July 26, 2024
  • Agatha: Darkhold Diaries – Fall/Winter 2024 (Disney Plus series)
  • Captain America: Brave New World – February 14, 2025
  • Thunderbolts – July 25, 2025
  • Blade – November 7, 2025
  • Daredevil: Born Again – TBC (Disney Plus series)
  • Ironheart – TBC (Disney Plus series)
  • Fantastic Four – May 2, 2025
  • Avengers: The Kang Dynasty – May 1, 2026
  • Avengers: Secret Wars – May 7, 2027

TBA (Unreleased)

How to Watch Marvel Movies In Order?
  • Armor Wars – TBA 
  • Black Panther 3 – TBA 
  • Marvel Zombies – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • Nova – TBA
  • Shang-Chi 2 – TBA
  • Spider-Man: Freshman Year – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • Spider-Man: Sophomore Year – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • Wakanda/Okoye spin-off – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • What If…? Season 2 – Christmas 2023 (Disney Plus series)
  • What If…? season 3 – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • Wonder Man – TBA (Disney Plus series)
  • X-Men ’97 (Disney Plus series) – Early 2024

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