This is a page that tries to keep the timelines in the MCU up to date. It combines more dates (and eventually more universes). Parts of the list is sorted by the content of Disney Plus "Chronological view"-list. The list has also for a while included references to the series.

Venomverse and Sony Spiderverse is still not included in this list. Neither are the Disney+ series.


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Things explained

Column D+, distributed via Disney Plus. Gets a (tick) as soon as it is available (not until then).
The movies will get "correct colours" referring to their respective phases when they are released.
There are also links to each movie that has an imdb reference.

Color schemes are getting updated continuously depending on their release plans:

Phase 1 (Oldest release)
Phase 2
Phase 3 (Current)
Coming up next (All)
Coming after next (All)

Coming close to next year

Coming close in the end of next year
Far away from now
Unknown, rumoured or just a confirmed year
Released blacksheeps (Not directly MCU related)
Upcoming blacksheeps (Not directly MCU related)

Where's X-Men, Deadpool and the other guys?

They are either not connected properly to the MCU, or - referring to Disney+ (for X-Men) - a legacy. They may show up in the non-mcu related section in the future.

The timeline

Timeline YearTitleReleasedPhaseD+TVConnections and information (Incl. spoilers)

The Eternals2021-11-05


1943-1945Captain America - The first Avenger2011-07-22

Steve Rogers wakes up 2012.
Nick Fury tries to save the world.
1995Captain Marvel2019-03-08

Carol Danvers meets parts of the survivors from Infinity War 2018.
2007-2011Incredible Hulk2008-06-13

End credits refers to putting a team together.
The super soldier program was put on ice for a reason.

2010Iron Man2008-05-02

End credits refers to "Iron man became part of a bigger universe".
Nick Fury want to talk about "The Avengers Initiative".
2011Iron Man 22010-05-07

Coulson goes for the hammer of Thor.

Doctor Selvig meets Nick Fury.
Controlled by Loki, they ends phase one with The Avengers.
2012The Avengers2012-05-04

Thanos shows up for the first time. The Avengers goes Shawarma.


2013Thor - The dark world2013-11-08


Thor's friends meets "The collector".
First glimpse of guardians of the galaxy) to leave the power stone.
Thor returns to Jane foster.

2012Iron Man 32013-05-03

Tony Stark speaks with Banner the claims he's not a therapist.
2014Captain America - The winter soldier2014-04-04

Hydra has the scepter, which says this is the age of miracles.
"The twins" are seen the first time, followed by Age of Ultron.
Scenes ending with Bucky.
Also known as "The Return of the First Avenger"
2014Guardians of the galaxy2014-08-01

Groot protects the guardians by sacrifice and are regrowing as a young plant.
2014Guardians of the Galaxy - Vol. 22017-05-05

Groot is growing.
Princess Ayesha tries to summon Adam (Warlock?).
Stan Lee is left by the eternals.
2015The Avengers - Age of Ultron2015-05-01


Thanos takes the infinity gauntlet.
Sokovia Accords is about to be founded (See Civil War).

Last episodes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. S02:
Referencing to Ultron and Sokovia.


Not an actual part of the MCU but the helicarrier scene puts Deadpool occurage either after Age of Ultron or Captain America - The Winter soldier. Deadpool is added to this list because of the many 4th walls and references.

2015The Ant Man2015-07-17


Hope van Dyne gets The Wasp suite.
Steve meets Bucky and discuss help from Ant Man (initiates civil war).

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. S03E01, September 29.
First episode mentions "Pym Technologies disaster".


2016Captain America - Civil War2016-05-06


Mid Credit
Steve meets Bucky in wakanda.
Bucky goes for rest (initiates Black Panther).

Post Credit
Spider-Man initiates Homecoming (bracelet and aunt may scene).

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. S03E20
Mentions Sokovia Accords and "their whereabouts with Rogers & Stark".
The public feud are alsoe mentioned.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. S04E02:
"Captain America went AWOL". 

Black Widow2021-05-07

Movie occurs after Civil War but a time before Infinity War.
The years are not confirmed and therefore red.
2016Black Panther2019-02-16


Mid Credit
Black Panther believes that Wakanda can do more to help within the U.N.

Post Credit
Bucky is awakening (for Infinity War).

2016Spider-Man - Homecoming2017-07-07

Mid Credit
"Vulture" shows up in prison.

Post credit
Captain America speaks about patience.

2016Doctor Strange2016-11-04


"There is no defender of the multiverse"
Mid Credit
Doctor Strange meets Thor. Thor is looking for Odin.

Post Credit
Mordo is going for a magic hunt.

2017Thor - Ragnarök2017-11-03


Mid Credit
Asgård is travelling back to earth. Thanos shows up in his huge ship (initiates Infinity War).

Post Credit
Grandmaster meets the people on ground (and says "it's a tie").

2018The Ant Man and The Wasp2018-07-06

Runs alongside with the end of Infinity War.
The world gets snapped.
2018The Avengers - Infinity War2018-04-27

Nick Fury and Maria Hill gets snapped.
Nick Fury uses Captain Marvel's beeper.
2023The Avengers - Endgame2019-04-26

Initially occurs at 2023.
No ending credits, just the last sounds of Tony Stark.
2023-2024Spider-Man - Far from home2019-07-02

Occurs right after Endgame.
Spider-Man's identity is revealed

Coming Next



(tick)Kevin Feige;Jac Schaeffer
Occurs several months to a year after Endgame

Coming Coon (Movies)

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings2021-07-09

Ultimate Spider-Man: Far From Home sequel2021-12-17

Thor: Love and thunder2022-02-11

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness2022-03-25

Black Panther II2022-05-06

Captain Marvel 22022-07-08

Ms Marvel confirmed to join.

New Avengers Movie (Avengers 5)2022

Ant-Man 32022

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3Summer 2022


Moon Knight


Fantastic Four2023


Deadpool 32023

Still rumored.

Coming Coon (TV-Series)


Spring 2021


What If...?

Summer 2021



Fall 2021


The Falcon and The Winter Soldier2021




MS Marvel

(tick)Not to be confused with Captain Marvel.

Agents of S.W.O.R.D

(tick)Rumored via WandaVision in phase 4.

Nick Fury


Non MCU Related (Coming or currently showing)

The New Mutants2020-08-28




HULU Original.
Disney chose to not include the name "Marvel's" into the title to distantiate from the MCU.

Dates to remember

DateEventExternal Information
2020-11-20Marvel's 616

2020-Marvel's storyboardsSeason 1