MCU timeline: Chronological Order of Every Movie!


This American media franchise MCU (marvel cinematic universe) is the highest grossing movie franchise.

Approximate global revenue of film franchise is of 22.55 billion us dollars derived from 23 films

With average round about 980.5 million U.S dollar each film.

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As a newbie to the series plethora of watchers don’t get from where they can start binge-watching this superhero franchise.

To dodge the spoilers you need to watch this astonishing series in the correct order, well be suggesting to you how you can enjoy watching these movies.

Without any further delays hold yourself and lets get started,

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Watching MCU Orthodox or Unorthodox?   

 There are two course of actions in which movies can be contemplated, 

  1. Orthodox way- watching movies in the order of their release date.
  2. Unorthodox way- watching movies in the chronological order, by events of happening rather than their release dates.
source- Marvel Cinematic Universe

For instance iron man was the first movie to hit theater in 2008 but he was not the first avenger ,

Captain America is recorded as the first avenger ever from the time line of 1942- decades before Iron man

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Every Marvel comic junkies will not be so happy after watching this but for the individual who hasn’t watched even a single marvel movie. 

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

An experiment of “super-soldier serum” was done on a rejected military soldier which resulted in the transformation of Steve rogers into the first avenger “Captian America”

Captain Marvel (2019)

One of the latest film of MCU is on our second list but it was set in the time line of 1995,

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in this former pilot turns into skrull alien hunter.

Iron Man (2008)

According to the timeline “MCU” iron man showed up in 2010, in this stark crafted The First Iron Man suit. 

Iron Man 2 (2010)

After designing the suit tony stark “The Iron Man” was dodging the government so that they can’t access to his technological weapons.

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Later you’ll come to known what happened. 

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Triggered gamma radiation resulted in Dr. Bruce banner becoming a green colored beast and tend to turn himself whenever he feels vigorous emotions.

The hulk came before iron man 2 but for the continuity iron man 2 made its place in before list.

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Thor (2011)

Chris hemsworth played this character where Thor is forcefully sent to earth from “Asgard”. 

some of the powers of lightning god Thor has been taken by his father, Odin.

The Avengers (2012)

This movie is full of action where all your favorite superheros came together as one,

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In this Thor’s brother Loki who is cunning and destructive, plans to unleash his powers on planet earth.

Where Nick fury came into existence and compelled the pack of superheros to fight against Loki.

Iron Man 3 (2013)

In this final chapter of Iron man tony stark is dealing with post trauma of clash which took place in in “The Avengers”

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Iron man was nearly dead and out of fear he made abundance of iron man suits which can be use to collect his own army.

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

For the very first time in this movie, the whole world came to know about the infinity stones which will be playing a vital role in the coming future.

In this second installment of Thor it’s hero returns to Asgard again after the clash happened in New York with Loki.

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

In this movie nik fury is ambushed by some men of a mysterious assassin which was the winter soldier.

So cap joined hands with black widow and falcon to uncover everything.

Is winter soldier connected with captain America? Watch this movie to unfold the truth.

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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

These guardians of galaxy movies fall differently in the marvel timeline. yet, they are connected, infinity stones are what makes a connection between them.

Lastly, Here they tried to pull of a fanatical war to save the universe.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 (2017)

In this movie star-lord is falling in love with Gamora as all these films took place in outer space is what makes them different from any other movies.

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In between these two parts some other marvel movies fall but to follow the beauty of continuity you can watch this film in this order. 

The Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

This movie introduced some of the new avengers like Wanda Maximoff, quicksilver and vision.

Here every avenger combats against the super-villain “Ultron” and for the very first time. some worthiness of Captain America can be seen when every avenger tried to lift Thor’s hammer.

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Ant-Man (2015)

A master thief who has tendency to shrink himself by the help of this futuristic suit prodigy.

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Unfortunately, here avengers splits up in two groups where captain America wants to save his old friend bucky.

But on the other hand, Iron Man wants bucky to be punished as he bombed a UN session in the second place.

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Spiderman: Homecoming (2017)

Tom Holland’s Spiderman is trying to find a balance between his high school life and a superhero life.

Doctor Strange (2016)

Stephen strange a well-experienced neurosurgeon met with an accident and the healing process turns him into a superhero which you’ll find out how?

Black Panther (2018)

This film is a continuation after Captain America: Civil War, T’Challa returns to Wakanda to inherit the throne as his father died.

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In this he faced one of the best villains in marvel cinematic universe Eric Killmonger.

Recently a heart thrashing news came out that the actor who played the black panther “Chadwick Boseman” died of cancer and is no more with us.

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

A sequel to of Thor(2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013) where Thor escaped the other side of the universe to save his home “Asgard”.

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what we will be encountering with Thor’s hammer?

Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

In this movie Scott Lang was accompanied wasp where they are helping Dr. Hank Pym to enter the quantum.

This “MCU” film tends to excite all physics enthusiasts. 

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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Biggest villain Thanos was always present in the scene in the vivid search of infinity stones but never came in front.

In this part he is seeking of infinity stones so he can create a balance in universe, finally.

His way was to wiping out half of the universe.   

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Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Thanos snapped, everything happened and universe left in chaos.

But Captian America and iron man engraved a possibility to correct everything, we have to find out what they are up to.

Spiderman: Far From Home (2019)

This latest edition of MCU:marvel cinematic universe,

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five year later timeline can be seen and if you want to avoid spoilers you should watch Avengers: Endgame first. 

As you have seen phase 1, phase 2 and phase 3 there is also something for you,


marvel cinematic universe in will be coming with phase 4 and 5 in coming two years which we will be covering real soon.

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