It’s been nearly two years since WandaVision, and almost a yr since Scarlet Witch met her doom in Physician Unusual within the Multiverse of Insanity. However at a conference in Kuwait, Elizabeth Olsen hinted that her time within the Marvel Cinematic Universe isn’t over. In truth, the perfect could also be but to come back.
On February 25 at Comfest Con, Olsen appeared to greet Center Japanese followers. At a panel, a fan requested her about comedian ebook storylines she nonetheless desires to play out on display. Olsen’s reply garnered cheers when she stated:
“Effectively, truthfully, if I have been to inform you precisely what I’d need, I feel I’d possibly be spoiling one thing. As a result of Kevin Feige genuinely asks us what we need to do with the character, and he does it. I don’t assume I can share, however I simply need to come again.”
Since Olsen joined Marvel for Avengers: Age of Ultron in 2015, the actress has alluded to wanting to inform one in every of Wanda’s largest comedian ebook storylines: Home of M. In a November 2020 interview with Leisure Weekly, Olsen stated, “I’ve at all times been hungry to lean into the comedian ebook tales that we’re leaning into on this present. And I did not know if I might have the chance to discover it.”
Written by Brian Michael Bendis in 2005, Home of M facilities on Wanda struggling a breakdown and utilizing her psychic powers to create an alternate timeline the place her misplaced youngsters are alive, at the price of every part else within the Marvel Universe. On the finish of the story, the mutant inhabitants is almost worn out.
Components of Home of M have been dispersed all through the MCU’s Section 4, with each WandaVision and Multiverse of Insanity echoing it. Even Jimmy Kimmel thinks there’s a reference to Home of M hidden in WandaVision. Nonetheless, a full-blown adaptation hasn’t occurred, and it stays a want listing merchandise for a lot of followers.
Mockingly, a Home of M-style film is extra believable now regardless of Wanda’s dying. The present Multiverse Saga has had a number of examples of mutants, and possibly even the X-Males, current within the MCU. And if mutants exist, then it’s potential Marvel can play out some model of Home of M. It’s solely potential now due to Disney’s acquisition of twentieth Century Fox, which beforehand held the movie and TV rights to the X-Males.
There are different Marvel storylines the place Wanda performs a key function, however few are as pivotal to understanding her as Home of M. Although Wanda apparently died on the finish of the Physician Unusual sequel, the multiverse is filled with Wandas. Apart from, no superhero stays useless. But when Wanda’s return occurs in one thing resembling Home of M, then the MCU might change perpetually.