The movie options the titular Master of Mystic Arts dealing with a menace endangering the existence of the Multiverse. The menace is Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda herself, who remains to be not over the lack of her kids that she made out of nothing in WandaImaginative and prescient, and is attempting to find them in different realities to fill that void in her life. She has actually turn out to be the Scarlet Witch due to the cursed literary artifact Darkhold that offers its readers powers but in addition turns them evil.
Across the course of the film, Strange together with Wong (Benedict Wong) take the cost to guard America Chavez (Xochitl Gomez) upon themselves. Wanda needs to soak up the lady’s powers to journey throughout realities, which would go away her useless.
At one level, Wanda takes on the Illuminati — Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart), Reed Richards or Mister Fantastic (John Krasinski), Captain Marvel (Lashana Lynch), Captain Carter (Hayley Atwell), Black Bolt (Anson Mount), and Mordo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) — on her personal and kills all of them besides Mordo (who’s trapped and is unable to return to his comrade’ support. It is just after Strange takes maintain of a parallel universe model of Darkhold that he’s capable of defeat Wanda. But like what occurred to Wanda, studying the cursed guide comes at a value for him too. He develops a 3rd eye in consequence like Sinister Strange. The full significance of that isn’t defined but in MCU, nevertheless it can’t be good.
The author of the film, Michael Waldron mentioned the third eye was the toll Strange needed to pay for studying Darkhold. “The bill comes due, as Mordo warned in the first movie. He used the Darkhold to possess his own corpse and the Darkhold exacts a heavy toll. I guess the question that our tag is asking is: is Stephen embracing that darkness? What does that mean for him? What path is he going down as he meets Clea and haunts off to the Dark Dimension?” he advised Screenrant.
The Clea within the quote is the Marvel character that debuted within the mid-credits scene. Played by Charlize Theron, the character is a talented sorceress and Strange’s love curiosity in comics. She opens a rift in actuality casually utilizing a blade and invitations Strange to undo the injury he prompted (incursion) whereas defeating Wanda. The rift exhibits the Dark Dimension, the abode of terrifying beings like Dormammu, the demon we noticed within the authentic movie. Interestingly, Clea is said to Dormammu (she is his niece) in comics, the place she and Strange fought towards the demon and defeated him.
Strange might have defeated Wanda, however it’s clear Darkhold has left a mark upon him. It will probably be attention-grabbing to see how that performs out within the sequel.