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Dec 19, 2022

Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Michelle, Agent Chris, and Producer of the show Director SP discuss and review the 1992 Marvel Entertainment Group X-Men The Animated Series season four Disney+ reordered episodes S4E15 through S4E17 “Lotus and the Steel” “Proteus Part 2,” “Weapon X, Lies, and Video Tape,” and “Have Yourself a Morlock Little X-Mas.” The Agents also discuss the weekly Marvel Studio news including the official trailer for Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse, Marvel's upcoming Wonder-Man series, and Marvel Studio's Oscar Nomination pushes. Stay tuned after the credits for a few minutes of Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. bonus audio you won’t hear anywhere else.




  • Marvel Entertainment’s X-Men The Animated Series As Shown On Disney+
    • Discuss the 1992 X-Men Animated Series season 4
      • S4E15 “Lotus and the Steel”
      • S4E16 “Weapon X, Lies, and Video Tape”
      • S4E17 “Have Yourself a Morlock Little X-Mas”
    • Weekly Marvel Studio News
      • The official trailer for Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse
      • Marvel's upcoming Wonder-Man series
      • Marvel Studio's Oscar Nomination pushes


X-MEN THE ANIMATED SERIES S4E15 through S4E17 [4:34]




X-Men The Animated Series Season 4 Episodes 11-14 Premiered on “Fox Kids”

  • (Episode Order As Shown On Disney+, Premiere Dates As Shown On Fox)- move to after school programming
    • S4E15 “Lotus and the Steel” Saturday, February 3, 1996
    • S4E16 “Weapon X, Lies, and Video Tape” Saturday, June 11, 1995
    • S4E17 “Have Yourself a Morlock Little X-Mas” Saturday, December 23, 1995





Marvel Pushes Thor 4, Doctor Strange 2 for Best Picture Oscar

Disney and Marvel Studios are hoping for some big Oscar wins for Thor: Love and Thunder, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.


According to the official "For Your Consideration" site, Disney is pushing for all of 2022's various Marvel Cinematic Universe installments to be considered for the Best Picture Academy Award. All three of the aforementioned movies are also targeting nominations for Best VFX, Best Director, Best Costume Design, Best Adapted Screenplay and many others. The Academy has yet to officially announce the nominees for 2023's ceremony but the final list of contenders will be unveiled in the coming months.


Fans Are Roasting Marvel for Thor: Love and Thunder's Oscar Campaign

Fans cannot believe that Marvel Studios submitted Thor: Love and Thunder to be considered for Best Picture at the Oscars.


According to the official "For Your Consideration" site, Disney is campaigning for all three 2022 Marvel Cinematic Universe movies to be nominated for Best Picture. Fans were especially shocked to see Thor: Love and Thunder on the site, which many believe to be a weaker MCU film and a significant step down from its predecessor, 2017's Thor: Ragnarok. Disney submitted Love and Thunder for several other major awards as well, including Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best VFX.

Angela Bassett Lands One of Black Panther 2's Two Golden Globe Noms

Angela Bassett has earned her second career Golden Globes nomination for her performance in the 2022 Marvel Cinematic Universe film, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.


The nominations for the 80th Golden Globe Awards were announced on Dec. 12 by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, with Bassett receiving a Best Supporting Actress Performance in a Motion Picture nomination for her reprisal of Ramonda, the Sovereign Queen Mother of Wakanda, in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. She will be competing against Kerry Condon (The Banshees of Inisherin), Jamie Lee Curtis (Everything Everywhere All at Once), Dolly de Leon (Triangle of Sadness) and Carey Mulligan (She Said) in the category. Bassett previously won the Golden Globes award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for her performance in 1993's What's Love Got to Do with It.


James Gunn’s Thor/GotG Timeline Explanation Baffles MCU Fans

James Gunn's explanation for where Thor: Love and Thunder fits into the Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline has left fans confused.


Detail-oriented fans have pointed out that Thor had to have spent more than "a few weeks" as part of the Guardians of the Galaxy team, which he was seen joining at the end of Avengers: Endgame and leaving early in Love and Thunder. If Jane were "blipped" during Infinity War, this would mean that following her resurrection in Endgame, the Mighty Thor had time to be diagnosed with cancer and spent six months in treatment prior to the events of Love and Thunder. Many have suggested this would have to have occurred while Thor was with the Guardians, meaning his time with the team was much longer than a few weeks.


Some enthusiasts stated that Love and Thunder appears to confirm the long-held fan belief that Jane was among those killed in the Snap by having Thor and Jane disagree about how long it had been since they last saw each other. Thor thinks it's about five years more than she does. However, others reject that as confirmation, instead seeing it as a joke about the pair's different attitudes towards their break up.

Whether Jane was snapped is still hotly debated by fans, as there has been evidence on both sides. A tie-in novel for Avengers: Infinity War confirmed Jane and her friends Darcy and Dr. Selvig to all be among the survivors, while Endgame's script revealed Thor's beloved to be among the dead, alongside other characters whose confirmations never made it into the movie. These include the likes of Wong, Sharon Carter, and General Ross








Marvel's Wonder Man Series May Arrive in Late 2023

Marvel's planned Wonder Man show may have a release window that lands it on Disney+ sometime in late 2023.


Andrew Guest, who joined the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe show as its head writer, listed on his Writer's Guild of America page that Wonder Man is scheduled to come out during the 2023-2024 season. Guest is an MCU veteran who's previously worked as a writer on Marvel's Hawkeye series, and he's also written for sitcoms like Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Community. There is currently no official announcement from Marvel regarding the show's release date.




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