Since Robert Downey Jr.’s Tony Stark kicked off the MCU as we all know it, it is no shock that “What If…?” will discover new conditions for Iron Man. The LEGO leak revealed that he’ll be heading to the far facet of the galaxy in an upcoming episode of the animated sequence (by way of The Direct). Iron Man will apparently be caught on Sakaar as a substitute of Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo), with the set exhibiting off Tony Stark’s Sakaarian Hulkbuster.
It isn’t clear if the sequence will use the identical Quinjet-method of house journey to take Stark over to Sakaar, because the MCU did with Banner on the finish of “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” nevertheless it’ll positively see the return of Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie, as a result of her mini-figure comes with the LEGO set. The images additionally recommend that the Sakaarian Hulkbuster can rework into some type of automobile — though that might simply be a characteristic added purely for the set. It appears doubtless that Iron Man will restore the Hulkbuster utilizing components he finds on Sakaar (it’s a trash planet in spite of everything), quite than constructing it from scratch. With the colourful crimson, gold, and turquoise colours, it positively appears to be like like a mixture of the unique swimsuit and new components.
Final however not least, it even comes with a mini-figure of the Watcher, the omniscient determine who watches all the things unfold all through the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Enjoyable reality, he is voiced by Jeffrey Wright within the sequence, so it is value shopping for the set only for him. Though this begs the query: Which different LEGO units will the “What If…?” sequence spawn? Solely time will inform.