Be warned: this post is jam-packed with Civil War spoilers, so if you haven’t seen the film, turn back now!
Captain America: Civil War is finally here, and with it comes the answers to questions that have been plaguing fans for years. Does Cap live? Do we have to sit through another Spider-Man origin story? Who wins the titular war? (Yes. No. No one.) Marvel’s latest pits the Avengers’ bastions of leadership — Chris Evans‘ Captain America and Robert Downey Jr.‘s Iron Man — against each other in a battle of ideology and intimacy that tears the MCU into factions. At the same time, it introduces two new marquee heroes in Tom Holland‘s Spider-Man and Chadwick Boseman‘s Black Panther, and brings in a massive ensemble of superpowered allies in the process.
Basically, there’s a whole lot on the table, and with the attention afforded to each teammate’s story, Captain American Civil War opens up a whole new can of worms while setting the stage for Phase 3. Ponder along with me as I break down some of the biggest post-Civil War questions: