What If...?: Season 1

What If...?: Season 1

What If...?: Season 1

What if Peggy Carter got the super serum? What if Yondu abducted a different child? What if Bucky took on zombies? This Marvel series explores alternate dimensions where events in the MCU played out differently.

2021USAMarvel, Disney+
ActionAdventureAnimatedFantasyScience Fiction
Creator:
A.C. Bradley

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
11 August 2021

What If… Captain Carter Were The First Avenger?

When Steve Rogers is seriously injured, Peggy Carter becomes the world’s first Super Soldier.

EPISODE 1.2
18 August 2021

What If… T'Challa Became a Star-Lord?

The rough-and-tumble space pirates known as the Ravagers abduct T’Challa instead of Peter Quill.

EPISODE 1.3
25 August 2021

What If… The World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?

Nick Fury struggles to launch The Avengers when candidates are targeted by a serial killer.

EPISODE 1.4
1 September 2021

What If… Doctor Strange Lost His Heart Instead of His Hands?

A grief-stricken Doctor Strange uses the Eye of Agamotto in a dangerous effort to change the past.

EPISODE 1.5
8 September 2021

What If… Zombies!?

When The Avengers are infected by a zombie plague, surviving heroes search for a cure.

EPISODE 1.6
15 September 2021

What If… Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?

An American soldier called Killmonger rescues Tony Stark when his Humvee is attacked in Afghanistan.

EPISODE 1.7
22 September 2021

What If… Thor Were an Only Child?

Thor, who never learned to be a good hero, throws an out-of-control intergalactic party on Earth.

EPISODE 1.8

Episode 8

Expected arrival: 29 September 2021 

:( Episode synopsis not known. Yet.

EPISODE 1.9

Episode 9

Expected arrival: 6 October 2021 

:( Episode synopsis not known. Yet.

EPISODE 1.10

Episode 10

Expected arrival: 13 October 2021 

:( Episode synopsis not known. Yet.

What If...?: Season 1 / Reviews

Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

(What If...?) puts a quirky and borderline goofy spin on the Marvel timeline as we know it.

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IGN

IGN

What If’s first tale of alternate MCU history shines during its moments of action, but uneven voice acting and visuals hold back the rest of Captain Carter’s debut...

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Slash Film

Slash Film

What If...? offers mixed results, with stylish animation and rushed storytelling.

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CNN

CNN

A package that's colorful and fast-paced enough to entertain those who might not get every reference or wrinkle in time.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

When things get crazy... an almost Lovecraftian level of fearsome grandeur fills the screen.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

A cynical remix of MCU storylines...

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Independent

Independent

Each episode may begin with What If...?, but they end, resoundingly, with nothing more than "So what?".

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Stuff

Stuff

(Delivers) short, sharp, sweet treats for Marvel fans that are more than just fluffy space-fillers.

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Salon

Salon

(What If...?) locked me in with breezy scripts, an agile narrative energy and a mesmerising, near-photorealistic animation style.

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We Got This Covered

We Got This Covered

The first three episodes are packed full of exciting action, Easter Eggs and major surprises.

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Collider

Collider

Guaranteed fun for the MCU superfans.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

If you're a fan who has grown a bit fatigued of Disney's biggest franchise recently, this could be the antidote you've been needing.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

Not every instalment lives up to the title's seemingly limitless potential.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

For the uninitiated, it's impenetrable.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

For a series set in the infinite vastness of a multiverse, What If...? is dreaming awfully small.

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What If...?: Season 1 / Trailers