On the list of Marvel leaks was Doctor Strange, and the details that were leaked were in the film after all.
So, keeping that in mind, we decided to re-visit the MCU leaks yet again, as they’re very interesting.
MAJOR SPOILERS FOLLOW! (OBVIOUSLY)
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
- Ego is made out to be the main villain at first, but it is actually Ayesha, although Ego is also an antagonist. Taserface serves as a secondary foe.
- Sylvester Stallone and Sharon Stone are playing members of the Ancients, a race of immortal aliens that hire the Guardians of the Galaxy to stop Ego, as part of a bigger plan masterminded by Ayesha.
- Yondu and Nebula are joining the team alongside Mantis, who is Star-Lord’s half-sister and a prisoner of Ego.
- The Nova Corps will make an appearance and the Kree will also have a larger role.
- Groot will remain child-sized for a large portion of the movie.
- There’s a minor romantic subplot between Star-Lord and Gamora following the seeds planted in the first movie.
- Thanos won’t appear in the movie, but will be referenced.
- There’ll be no infinity stones, although they are referenced.
- The movie ending leads directly to “Avengers: Infinity War”.
- There are plans for a sequel, but James Gunn still isn’t officially attached to write and direct, although Marvel wants him to direct.
- The movie will have a serious tone with little moments of humor, like “The Winter Soldier”, which is being used as a template.
- Loki is the one that sends Hulk to the gladiator planet where Thor later ends up, Valkyrie is also a warrior in that planet and befriends Thor, but they don’t actually become a couple although there’s a spark between them.
- Jane Foster is not referenced at all in the script.
- Thor, Hulk and Valkyrie have to find the Soul Gem in order to defeat Loki and Hela, who has helped Loki usurp the throne, but is also planning to destroy the Nine Realms in the Ragnarok.
- Loki is eventually betrayed by Hela and helps Thor defeat her, but then betrays him as well and gives the Soul Gem to Thanos, as well as the location of the other Infinity Stones, for his own protection when Thanos launches his offensive on the universe.
- Skurge is Hela’s champion, but he follows her under false pretenses, and turns against her when he finds out what her true plans are, holding off her armies alone at the cost of his own life to give Thor a chance.
- Surtur and the Fenris Wolf will appear, among others.
- Odin has been living as a vagrant on Earth ever since Loki usurped the throne and banished him. He gets his full power back in the final scene to battle the Ragnarok monsters.
- Sif, the Warriors Tree and Heimdall are returning. Heimdall dies.
- Doctor Strange will have a cameo.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 hits theaters May 5, 2017 and Thor: Ragnarok is released November 3, 2017.
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