The Marvel Cinematic Universe is one of the largest film collections to grace cinema over the past couple of years, and it’s still growing! It can get a little hectic trying to keep everything in order. When was Steve Rogers born? When did the events of Guardians of the Galaxy take place? How does Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. fit into the films’ timeline? So many questions! Don’t you wish you had a comprehensive timeline that you could reference for answers? Well, look no further! We now have a full-scale Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline for your viewing pleasure. Take a look below!
(Writing credit goes to Samantha Jones, Mark Warner, and Steven Galea)
Jump to Time Period:
The Big Bang: Shortly after the beginning of the universe, the cosmic entities created the six Infinity Stones: Space, Mind, Reality, Power, Soul, and Time.
The entities known as the Celestials use the Power Stone to impose judgment upon their enemies. Over time, they are overwhelmed by the Stone’s power and attempt to dispose of it by containing it in an Orb and storing it in a secret temple vault on the planet Morag.
Approx. 400,000 B.C.E.: A rogue Kree faction visits numerous planets and genetically alters a collection of sentient life forms to create biological weapons so that they can overcome their enemies. One of the planets visited is Earth, and the Kree experiments create the first Inhumans, who achieve superhuman abilities when exposed to the Terrigen Mist. They create the Diviners, which are containment devices designed to hold Terrigen Crystals. The Diviners can only be opened if an Inhuman brings them to a specially designed city built beneath the planet’s surface. The Kree upper hierarchy discovers the rogue faction’s illegal activities, forcing the operation to be abandoned. The Kree abandon Earth, leaving behind six Diviners, the city, and at least one of their deceased members.
Approx. 3,000 B.C.E.: Approximately every 5,000 years, the Nine Realms align, creating portals, gravity shifts, and other strange occurrences in an event dubbed the Convergence. During the 3,000 B.C.E. Convergence, the dark elf Malekith attempts to control the Aether (also known as the Reality Stone) on Svartalfheim, the home planet of the Dark Elves. He is defeated by Bor of Asgard, who goes on to lock the Aether away since it cannot be completely destroyed. In an effort to save his race, Malekith kills most of his army and much of Bor’s army, then puts his remaining forces into a sleep that lasts for millennia. Bor orders for the Aether to be hidden in the deepest most inaccessible area possible.
January 14th, 965: During the Asgard/Jotunheim War, the Battle of Tønsberg occurs. The Frost Giants of Jotunheim attempt to conquer Midgard (Earth), beginning with an invasion of Tønsberg, Norway. The Asgardians assemble an army and prepare to meet the enemy forces.
August 3rd, 965: Odin leads the Asgardians into an epic battle against the Frost Giants, known as the Battle of Jotunheim. The Asgardians manage to force the giants back to Jotunheim. Odin loses his eye in battle and discovers an abandoned Frost Giant infant. He adopts the child, names him Loki, and raises him as his own son alongside his biological child Thor. Odin and Jotunheim’s King Laufey come to a truce.
June 30th, 977: Odin regales his sons Loki and Thor with the tale of his success in the Battle of Jotunheim. He informs them that they will grow up to become kings.
11th Century: The Kree and the Nova Empire engage in a war that lasts for the next thousand years.
February 8th, 1197: A warrior from Asgard’s Berserker Army leaves Asgard to live on Earth. His weapon, the Berserker Staff, is believed to be too powerful seeing as it grants the wielder super strength. The warrior breaks the staff into three pieces and scatters them across Europe.
April 2nd, 1197: While residing at a monastery in Ireland, the Berserker shares his identity with a group of priests, who take a vow of silence to protect his identity. He hides part of the staff at the monastery.
August 26th, 1197: The Berserker hides the second piece of his staff inside a tree, which becomes the future location of Trillemarka National Park in Norway.
December 11th, 1197: The Berserker hides the last piece of his staff underneath a church in Seville, Spain.
1409: Odin hides the Tesseract, which is believed to be the container for the Space Stone, in Tønsberg, Norway.
1413: Lorelei ventures across the Nine Realms, using her mysterious powers of enthrallment to enslave numerous men. The Asgardian warrior Sif defeats her and imprisons her in Asgard’s dungeons.
December 20th, 1546: The Asgardian Berserker Warrior recounts his tale to a French woman. Her brother adapts the story into a legend known as “The Warrior Who Stayed”.
April 8th, 1839: A group of English HYDRA members meet to discuss who would enter a strange portal contained within a black stone monolith.
June 21st, 1853: Elliot Randolph visits a castle in England to follow up on rumors of a group of lords who could travel amongst the stars.
1900: Heinrich Himmler is born.
October 9th, 1904: Werner Reinhardt is born.
July 28th, 1914: World War 1 begins.
May 9th, 1918: Joseph Rogers
dies in a mustard gas attack whilst serving the 107th Infantry unit
July 4th, 1918: Steve Rogers
, son of Joseph Rogers, is born.
1924: Sarah Rogers
, Steve Rogers’ mother, reminds her son that although his body may look frail, it holds a heart ten times its size. Steven Rogers promises his mother that he will always use his head to avoid sharing the same fate as his father.
September 6th, 1930: In New York City, a young Steve Rogers meets Bucky Barnes. The two end up becoming best friends and allies.
Nazi officer Johann Schmidt
begins his search for the Tesseract.
February 2nd, 1934:
Johann Schmidt meets Adolf Hitler and Ernst Kaufmann
in Berlin, Germany. Schmidt reveals his theory that the Asgardians and their magic could be more than a myth and could actually hold an essence of truth. Hitler shows interest in the ideas, so Schmidt offers to conduct research in Kaufmann’s unit. However, he is ultimately rejected. Heinrich Himmler overhears the conversation and offers to take Schmidt under his wing.
May 5th, 1934: Erskine and Howard Stark meet at an engineering conference in Geneva, Switzerland.
June 30th, 1934: Johann Schmidt murders Ernst Kaufmann and takes over his weapons program.
July 1st, 1934:
Schmidt recruits exo-skeleton battle armor researcher Arnim Zola
September 14th, 1935: After hearing rumors that Hitler will announce anti-Semitic laws, Erskine attempts to leave Germany, but he and his family are stopped at the border by Schmidt, who wants the super-solider serum.
September 15th, 1935: Arnim Zola continues to work on exo-skeleton battle suits and high-tech weapons. Meanwhile, Hitler introduces anti-Semitic legislation at a rally in Nuremberg, Germany.
December 12th, 1937:
Dottie Underwood and countless other teenage girls are trained in the Red Room
program in the Soviet Union to become master assassins known as Black Widows.
February 2nd, 1940:
In Los Angeles, California, Howard Stark demonstrates the properties and abilities of Vibranium
, a metal discovered by Stark Industries in Wakanda
, Africa. Stark is later attacked by HYDRA assassins, and then accepts Chester Phillips
‘ offer to join the Strategic Scientific Reserve
November 11th, 1940: Erskine injects Johann Schmidt with his super-soldier serum. The serum, rather than turning him into a true super soldier, transforms Schmidt into the Red Skull.
November 13th, 1940: Peggy Carter rescues Erskine. Carter takes the scientist to the Strategic Scientific Reserve to reproduce the super-soldier serum with the aid of Howard Stark.
June 5th, 1941: Sarah Rogers passes away.
June 7th, 1941: Steve Rodgers heads home from his mothers funeral, where he finds Bucky Barnes at his house. Bucky assures him that he will be with him “’til the end of the line”.
December 7th, 1941: America enters World War 2. Bucky takes Rogers to Goldie’s Gym and trains him of over the next two weeks,
December 9th, 1941: Stark Industries begins to produces aircraft for the war.
December 11th, 1941: Howard Stark’s innovations and research earns him a spot on the Manhattan Project’s team.
December 24th, 1941: Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes visit the U.S. recruiting and induction center located in New York City. Rogers is rejected from service for being under-weight and out of the military’s physical requirements. He goes on to be rejected another four times in four different cities
December 25th, 1941:
The Strategic Scientific Reserve team in New York City finishes Project Rebirth
December 26th, 1941: Erskine rejects a line-up of Project Rebirth candidates selected by General Chester Philips.
January 5th, 1942: Peggy Carter spends a week in the New York City sewers to familiarize herself with their layouts.
March 3rd, 1942:
Johann Schmidt discovers the Tesseract hidden within a monastery in Norway. He refers to it as “the jewel of Odin’s Treasure Room
August 22nd 1942: HYDRA general Werner Reinhardt is sent to search for other mysterious artifacts. He and his team soon discover the corpse of a blue skinned extra-terrestrial.
June 14th, 1943: In New York City, Abraham Erskine spots Steve Rogers at a recruitment office and offers him a chance to join the United States Army via Project Rebirth
June 15th, 1943: At Camp Lehigh, Steve Rogers and several other Project Rebirth volunteers begin their training under supervision of Eskine, Carter, and Phillips.
June 22nd, 1943:
Steve Rogers is transformed into America’s first super soldier thanks to Erskine’s serum and Howard Stark’s Vita Radiation
technology. After Rogers’ transformation, Erskine is assassinated by Nazi official Heinz Kruger
. Kruger takes the serum and escapes the lab. Rogers chases him down and captures him, but Kruger commits suicide by cyanide pill before he can release any information.
June 23rd, 1943: Unwilling to be a scientific guinea pig, Rogers joins the USO and goes on a morale boosting tour of the US, UK, and Italy. He adopts the title of Captain America and becomes a national celebrity.
The 107th Infantry Regiment suffers heavy casualties fighting against the German army and HYDRA in the Battle of Azzano
. During this battle, HYDRA openly fires at German Nazi troop, breaking ties with Nazi Germany
November 3rd, 1943:
Captain America attacks a HYDRA facility in Austria and releases Dum Dum Dugan
, Gabe Jones
, Jim Morita
, James Montgomery Falsworth
, Jacques Dernier
, Bucky Barnes and the rest of the 107th Infrantry Regiment prisoners of war. Red Skull self-destructs the facility and escapes with the Tesseract. During his escape, Captain America memorizes a map of HYDRA facility locations.
November 4th, 1943:
Captain America is presumed dead by Chester Phillips and the United States military, but soon arrives with the soldiers he saved. These soldiers go on to become the Howling Commandos
November 5th, 1943:
Howard Stark examines a sample of HYDRA’s power, which will help him construct a new element
December, 1943: Captain America and the Howling Commandos invade and destroy a HYDRA facility in France.
January, 1944: Captain America and the Howling Commandos invade and destroy a HYDRA facility in Belgium.
February, 1944: Captain America and the Howling Commandos invade and destroy a HYDRA facility in Czechoslovakia.
March 29th, 1944: Captain America gives a speech on heroism inside a shelter in London, England.
April 27th, 1944:
Captain America invades a castle in the Nazi-occupied/HYDRA-controlled Danish Straits. Red Skull tries to destroy him using a Viking runestone
, but Captain prevents the relic from exploding too soon, allowing the Howling Commandos to escape.
May 11th, 1944:
Captain America boards and captures the HYDRA submarine Leviathan
June, 1944: John McGinnis
soldiers raid Howard Stark’s lab and steal all the documentation about his research and the Midnight Oil
, a defensive gas created by Stark. McGinnis’ troops plan to release the oil in the hopes of crushing the German defenses. However, the oil has other effects, making the solider go mad and start slaughtering everyone around them. One of the few soldiers to survive was Johann Fennhoff
, who put a gas mask on his face.
September, 1944: Johann Fennhoff is captured by Leviathan, along with three other men. One man is stabbed in the throat by Dottie Underwood who is now a member of Leviathan. Fennhoff feels he has no choice other than to join Leviathan to remain alive.
1945: The Howling Commandos capture Arnim Zola on a HYDRA train. During the battle against HYDRA agents, Bucky Barnes falls from the train and is presumed dead.
1945: Werner Reinhardt captures a group of Chinese villagers who have discovered a mysterious obelisk. Based on the stories from the villagers, Reinhardt learns of the Kree visit to Earth a millennia ago. He shows the obelisk to Red Skull.
March 4th 1945:
Captain America infiltrates HYDRA’s headquarters alone. After a quick fight, he is surrounded by HYDRA forces and is taken to Red Skull. Before Red Skull can kill Captain America, the Howling Commandos and the rest of the army attack the main gate. Red Skull boards the Valkyrie
, followed by Captain America. Red Skull handles the Tesseract, which activates and sends him through a portal. Cap crashes the Valkyrie off the coast of Greenland so that its bombs never reach the USA.
March 5th, 1945: Captain America’s disappearance is publicly revealed to the world.
March 6th, 1945:
Werner Reinhardt tests the obelisk’s power on several Chinese villagers in a secret HYDRA facility. One of the villagers is a young woman named Jiaying
, who carries the genetic material of the Inhumans, thus displaying an unnatural immunity to the obelisk’s effects.
May 7th, 1945: Werner Reinhardt evacuates the HYDRA research facility in Austria, but his base is attacked by the SSR troops, led by Peggy Carter, Dum Dum Dugan, and Jim Morita. Reinhardt and his men are arrested, and all the artifacts are confiscated by the SSR.
May 8th, 1945: The allied nations celebrate the victory in Europe. The Howling Commados commemorate the sacrifice of Captain America. Howard Stark discovers the Tesseract at the bottom of the ocean in his search for Steve Rogers, but fails to locate the Valkyrie. Rogers will remain missing for almost 70 years.
February 1946: Howard Stark’s home vault is robbed and his inventions are sold on the black market.
April 21st, 1946: Stark is taken to trial before the U.S. Congress, where he is dubbed a traitor.
April 23rd, 1946: Stark doesn’t show up to court. He is deemed a fugitive by the SSR.
April 24th, 1946:
Peggy Carter meets Edwin Jarvis
for the first time and promptly knocks him out. Howard Stark recruits Peggy’s help in clearing his name. Stark leaves the country.
May 2nd, 1946:
Stark is smuggled back into the country in a shipping container by Otto Mink
May 3rd, 1946: Mink follows Peggy back to her apartment and attempts to assassinate her. He is killed by Peggy’s neighbor Dottie Underwood, a Soviet spy and one of the first Black Widows.
May 6th, 1946:
With the help of the remaining Howling Commandos, Carter liberates Doctor Ivchenko/Johann Fennhoff from a prison in the Red Room Academy
May 7th, 1946:
Dottie Underwoood sets up watch opposite the SSR HQ, and Ivchenko orders her to kill Peggy. Ivchenko hypnotizes Chief Roger Dooley
to arrest her. Underwood finds Carter at her apartment building and knocks her out, but before she can kill her, SSR agents Jack Thompson
and Daniel Sousa
arrive and take Peggy into custody. While in an SSR holding cell, Peggy explains everything to the agents. and is released. Ivchenko takes control of Dooley again and the two search the SSR lab, discovering Item 17 and a heat vest
, which Ivchenko rigs and places on Dooley. When Dooley awakes from his hypnosis, he finds that the Heat Vest is set to blow up, so he jumps out a window to save the rest of his team. Underwood takes the Midnight
Oil to a movie theatre and releases the gas, causing 47 people to kill each other.
May 8th, 1946: Stark is kidnapped and placed in a plane armed with the Midnight Oil, which is aimed at New York City. He is saved by Jarvis whilst Peggy talks to him over the radio just like she did to Steve Rogers. Underwood and Ivchenko are arrested.
May 9th, 1946: Ivchenko is imprisoned with Armin Zola
Armin Zola is recruited by S.H.I.E.L.D.
He and former HYDRA agents track down Bucky Barnes’ frozen body. Barnes’ arm is replaced with a metal prosthetic, and his memory is wiped as part of the Winter Soldier Program
October 17th, 1967: Anton Vanko is accused of espionage and consequently deported. Howard takes credit for the Arc Reactor.
Arnim Zola dies. His consciousness is transplanted into a super-computer, kept in a S.H.E.I.L.D. bunker
in New Jersey.
September 15th, 1973: Howard Stark films the intro for the 1974 Stark World Expo.
November 8th, 1973: Wilson Fisk
kills his father
with a hammer after he starts beating his wife
. Wilson’s mother covers up the murder.
January 24th, 1978: Howard Stark completes the first successful Arc Reactor.
May 13th, 1983: Gordon
, costing him both of his eyes but giving him teleportation and force field abilities.
April 7th, 1983: Hank Pym
shrinks himself to the size of an ant to test his EMP device.
May 16th, 1986: Tony Stark graduates top of his class at MIT.
April 5th, 1987:
S.H.I.E.L.D. demands Hank Pym hand over the Pym Particles
, but Hank tells them the only person who can use the particles is Pym himself. Peggy Carter agrees with this and starts training Pym for military espionage.
Hank Pym and his wife Janet
attempt to disarm a Soviet missile. In order to do so, Janet turns off the regulator for her suit, allowing her to go sub-atomic and shrink small enough to fit between the molecules. Hank Pym decides to stop using the Ant-Man suit after her disappearance.
HYDRA agents posing as S.H.I.E.L.D. agents demand that Jiaying be handed over. She and Calvin Johnson
resist, but she is eventually taken. Their daughter Daisy
is left behind. Calvin finds a dead Jiaying in Austria and brings her back to life. On returning to China, they find Daisy has been taken by S.H.I.E.L.D.
June 1989: Hank Pym resigns from S.H.I.E.L.D. after he discovers that they are attempt to replicate his Pym Particles.
December 17th, 1990:
Howard and Maria Stark
are assassinated by HYDRA, leaving Tony to inherit Stark Industries.
May 5th, 1993: Ivan Vanko is sentenced to 15 years in prison for selling plutonium to Pakistan.
Matt Murdock saves a man from getting hit by a truck hauling hazardous chemicals
. The resulting spill causes him to lose his eye sight and gain superhuman sensory.
February 1994:Jack Murdock
is told to throw a boxing match, but he decides to put a bet on himself and have the money put into an account for his son Matt. After winning the fight, Jack Murdock is shot and killed.
Matt Murdock moves into an orphanage
Mysterious blind martial artist Stick
promises to train Matt Murdock.
May 5th, 1995:
Bruce Banner meets Betty Ross
while attending Harvard.
September 19th, 1995:
Grant Ward’s older brother Christian
throws their younger brother Thomas
into a well and threatens to do the same to Grant if he tries to help.
Janurary 27th, 1998: Nick Fury sends Clint Barton to assassinate Natasha Romanoff.
January 31st, 1998: Rather than kill Natasha, Clint gives her the chance to join S.H.I.E.L.D. She accepts.
finds Grant Ward and recruits him to HYDRA.
December 31th, 1999.Aldrich Killian
meets Tony Stark at a New Years party in Bern, Switzerland.
May 19th, 2006: Bruce Banner flees the U.S.
October 21th, 2006: Bruce Banner tries to shoot himself in the mouth, Hulk spits out the bullet.
November 31, 2007:
Aldrich Killian injects himself with Extremis
February 19th, 2008: Extremis is given to several injured US soldiers.
January 2009: Winter Soldier attacks Natasha Romanoff and kills the scientist she is escorting.
Phil Coulson is put in charge of Project T.A.H.I.T.I.
, a project that aims to create a medicine from Kree blood to save a fallen Avenger
May 18th, 2010:Pepper Potts
‘ birthday. Tony Stark flies to Afghanistan to demonstrate his Jericho Missile
. He is kidnapped by the Ten Rings
terrorist group after a Stark Industries missile explodes and sends shrapnel into his chest. Scientist Ho Yinsen
saves his life by attaching an electromagnet to his chest. The two are ordered to build a Jericho Missile, but instead build armor to escape.
August 18th, 2010:
The Iron Man MK I armor
is finished. Yinsen is killed during Stark’s escape. Tony is found in the desert by the U.S. military.
August 19th, 2010:
Tony Stark returns to the US. and immediately takes Stark Industries out of weapons manufacturing. He reveals the Arc Reactor to family friend Obadiah Stane
. Agent Phil Coulson attempts to schedule a meeting with Stark.
September 12th, 2010: Obadiah Stane begins development of his own armor using the remains of the MK I armor.
September 21st, 2010:
Matt Murdock starts at Columbia Law School and meets Foggy Nelson
October 21st, 2010:
Stark finishes the MK III armor
and attends a charity event. Coulson schedules a meeting for debriefing. Tony confronts Stane about terrorists obtaining Stark Industries’ weaponry. Stane reveals he started the injuction against Tony.
October 22th, 2010: Stark tests the MK III armor in combat, forcing the Ten Rings out of Gulmira.
October 24th, 2010: Pepper Potts uncovers proof of Stane’s collaboration with the Ten Rings. With the help of Agent Coulson, Potts finds the Iron Monger armor. Stane and Stark fight in the street in their armored suits. Stane is killed in battle. The press names the armored vigilante Iron Man.
October 25th, 2010:
During a press conference, Tony Stark reveals that he is Iron Man to the world. That evening, Stark is visited by Nick Fury, who invites him to join the Avengers Initiantive
. Tony refuses. Anton Vanko dies, and his son Ivan vows revenge on Tony.
December 16th, 2010: Iron Man is named Man Of The Year.
February 25th, 2011: Bruce Banner’s blood drops into a soda bottle in a factory.
April 22th, 2011: Stark Expo 2011 begins.
April 23rd, 2011:
Tony Stark goes before the Senate Armed Services Committee Weaponized Suit Defense Program Hearings chaired by Senator Stern
. The committee wants the Iron Man suit handed over to the military. Lt. Col. James Rhodes
and Justin Hammer
are brought in to testify against Stark.
April 24th, 2011: Tony appoints Pepper Potts as CEO of Stark Industries. Ivan Vanko is given passage into the Monaco Grand Prix by the Ten Rings.
May 10th, 2011:Thaddeus Ross
‘ unit led by Emil Blonsky raid Bruce Banner’s apartment. Bruce transforms into the Hulk and escapes.
May 14th, 2011: Bruce decides to return to Culver University to find his original data.
May 22nd, 2011: Tony Stark meets his new personal assistant, Natalie Rushman.
May 24th, 2011: Tony replaces his team’s driver in the Monaco GP and is attacked by Ivan Vanko. He defeats him using his Iron Man armor. Vanko is taken to prison.
May 26th, 2011:
Justin Hammer breaks Vanko out of prison to have him build Hammer Industries
‘ own weaponized suit.
May 29th, 2011:
Nick Fury is informed that Tony Stark only has 72 hours to live due to the poison in his body from the Arc Reactor. Stark gets drunk at his birthday party and is confronted by James Rhodes wearing the MK II armor
. The fight demolishes part of the mansion. Rhodes leaves with the suit.
May 30th, 2011:
Thor’s coronation is interrupted by a break-in in Odin’s treasure room by Frost Giants. James Rhodes delivers the MK II suit to the military. Nick Fury injects Stark with lithium to slow the effects of the paladium poisoning. Natalie Rushman reveals herself to be Natasha Romanoff, a S.H.I.E.L.D. spy and trained assassin. Justin Hammer starts work to upgrade the MK II suit, but Rhodes removes the arc reactor. Thor, Loki, Sif, and the Warriors Three
seek revenge on the Frost Giants, but Odin breaks up the fight.
May 31st, 2011: As punishment for almost starting a war, Odin strips Thor of his powers and casts him out of Asgard. Tony makes a breakthrough in fixing his paladium poisoning by creating a new element. Nick Fury reassigns Coulson to investigate activity in New Mexico.
Hammer’s Stark Expo presentation presentation is taken over by Ivan Vanko remotely using the Hammer Drones
to attack the crowd. Tony defeats the drones with the help of James Rhodes/War Machine, Happy Hogan
, and Black Widow. Vanko is killed in an explosion and Justin Hammer is arrested. Tony and Pepper become romantically involved. Coulson arrives in New Mexico and finds a magic hammer. Jane Foster
, Erik Selvig
, and Darcy Lewis
discover Thor in the desert. They take him to the hospital. Bruce Banner arrives at Culver University.
June 1st, 2011:
Jane helps Thor escape from hospital. Agent Coulson arrives in Puente Antiguo and quickly sets up a lab around Mjolnir
. Loki discovers he is actually the son of Laufey, King of the Frost Giants. Odin falls into Odinsleep
. Thos breaks into the S.H.I.E.L.D. lab to try to reclaim Mjolnir, but fails to lift it because he is unworthy. He is soon arrested.
Loki appears to Thor and tells him Odin is dead. Erik Selvig convinces Coulson to release Thor. Bruce Banner is spotted by Betty Ross. Her boyfriend informs General Ross of Bruce’s whereabouts. Emil Blonsky is given a low dose of Bio Tech Enhancement Serum from General Ross.
June 2nd, 2011:
Sif and the Warriors Three arrive on Earth. Loki sends the Destroyer
after them. Banner is ambushed by Ross’ team on the Culver campus. Blonsky’s upgrade works well but he is still severely beaten by the Hulk. Tony Stark is offered a S.H.I.E.L.D. position of consultant by Nick Fury, which he accepts. The Destroyer attacks Puente Antiguo. Thor and his Asgardian friends defeat it, and in doing so, Thor proves himself worthy and regains his powers. Loki brings the Frost Giants into Asgard to kill Odin, but Loki double-crosses them and kills Laufey. Thor returns to Asgard in time to stop Loki from killing all the Frost Giants by breaking the Bifrost Bridge
, stranding him in Asgard unable to return to Earth and Jane. Loki falls from the bridge into space.
June 2nd, 2011: Emil Blonsky fully recovers.
June 4th, 2011: Bruce and Betty meet with Samuel Sterns. Sterns attempts an experiment procedure to rid him of the gamma radiation, but it can only reverse the change. General Ross’ team captures Bruce and takes his daughter away. Blonsky orders Sterns to inject him with Bruce’s synthesized blood, mutating him onto the Abomination. Blonsky then goes on a rampage through Harlem. Ross lets Banner go in an attempt to stop him. Hulk defeats the Abomination, and then runs away.
June 5th, 2011:
The World Security Council
grants Fury extra funds to examine the Tesseract and the Avenger Initiantive.
June 6th, 2011:
Fury approaches Erik Selvig about joining S.H.I.E.L.D. to study the Tesseract. The first Mandarin
June 8th, 2011:
Agents Coulson and Jasper Sitwell
send a consultant (Tony Stark) to talk to General Ross. Stark builds Rhodey a new War Machine armor.
June 9th, 2011: Tony Stark meets with General Ross about “putting a team together” and says he wants to recruit Blonsky. Enraged by Stark’s attitude, Ross refuses to release Blonsky into S.H.I.E.L.D. custody.
November 13th, 2011: Second Mandarin bombing.
January 9th, 2012: Coulson tries to convince Fury to shut down the T.A.H.I.T.I. Project, but Fury keeps T.A.H.I.T.I. open.
January 11th, 2012:
Aldrick Killian hires Trevor Slattery
to pose as the fake Mandarin.
January 2012: Third Mandarin bombing.
February 15th, 2012: Bruce Banner crosses the border into India.
April 14th, 2012: The Valkyrie is discovered by a Russian oil team in the Arctic. S.H.I.E.L.D. agents explore the wreckage and discover Steve Rogers’ frozen body.
April 15th, 2012: Hawkeye is sent to assist Selvig with his research into the Tesseract.
April 16th, 2012: Steve Rogers’ body is thawed out and taken to New York.
April 17th, 2012: Rogers wakes up and runs away from S.H.I.E.L.D. HQ only to be stopped in Times Square by Nick Fury.
April 30th, 2012:
Loki makes a deal with Thanos
to recover the Tesseract in exchange for a Chitauri
realizes Loki is alive and tells Odin and Thor.
May 1st, 2012:
Loki uses the Tesseract to teleport into S.H.I.E.L.D.’s faciility in the Mojave Desert. He steals the Tesseract using a special scepter
given to him by Thanos. He takes control of Hawkeye and Selvig and destroys the base. Fury activates the Avengers Initiative. Heimdall
sees Loki on Earth and informs Thor and Odin.
May 2nd, 2012: Natasha Romanoff tracks down Bruce Banner in India. Banner agrees to help S.H.I.E.L.D. Nick Fury approaches Steve Rogers for help retrieving the Tesseract. Stark Towers’ mini-Arc Reactor goes online, powering the building. Coulson visits Stark to look over Selvig’s work and to evaluate potential Avengers.
May 3rd, 2012:
Loki is tracked to Germany by Captain America and Black Widow, who confront him while Hawkeye steals Iriduim to stabilize the Tesseract. Loki surrenders as Iron Man arrives. With Loki in custody, Thor attacks the Quinjet
and takes his brother. Iron Man flies after them to retrieve Loki. After a brief fight, Iron Man and Captain America convince Thor to let S.H.I.E.L.D. take Loki into custody.
May 4th, 2012:
Loki is placed into a cell meant for the Hulk. Hawkeye and Loki’s mind-controlled forces invade the Helicarrier
, blowing out one of the engines. Iron Man and Captain America try to fix the engine before it crashes. Banner loses control and transforms into the Hulk and rampages through the Helicarrier. Black Widow frees Hawkeye from Loki’s mind control. Hulk jumps out to attack a jet shooting at him, but falls and crashes into an old warehouse. Thor tries to stop Loki but gets trapped in the cell, which gets ejected from the Helicarrier. Coulson then confronts Loki, but is stabbed with the scepter. Loki’s Chitauri army invades earth and the Avengers fight them off
. The World Security Council, not convinced the Avengers can win, launch a missile to destroy New York. Iron Man flies the missile through an intergalactic portal and destroys the Chitauri army. Loki is apprehended and the Tesseract is reclaimed. The Avengers go for Shawarma.
May 5th, 2012:
Thor returns Loki and the Tesseract to Asgard. Loki is sentenced to eternity in the Asgardian dungeons. Tony Stark starts work on the Iron Legion
. Heimdall fixes the Bifrost using the Tesseract.
May 7th, 2012:Benjamin Pollack
and Claire Wise
fix a Chitauri weapon and plan to rob banks with it. Coulson is revived using Project T.A.H.I.T.I.
May 16th, 2012: Agent Sitwell arrests Pollack and Wise after a string of bank robberies and recruits them to S.H.I.E.L.D.
July 10th, 2012:Scott Lang
is fired from Vistacorp after fixing an error that was taking customers’ money.
July 12th, 2012: Scott Lang breaks into Vistacorp and returns four million dollars of stolen money back to its customers.
July 13th, 2012: Scott Lang is arrested and sentenced to five years for burglary. War Machine is re-painted and renamed Iron Patriot.
December 19th, 2012: Happy Hogan is hopsitalized after an Extremis subject explodes outside the Chinese Theatre.
December 20th, 2012: After visiting Hogan in the hospital, Tony publicly threatens the Mandarin and reveals his home address.
December 22nd, 2012:
The Mandarin destroys Stark’s mansion with helicopters. Stark flies to safety in the MK XLII
December 23rd, 2012:JARVIS
lands Tony in Rose Hill, Tennessee. The suit runs out of power. The world believes Tony died in the explosion that destroyed his house. Tony discovers the bombings are due to Killian’s Extremis. He is attacked by Killian’s soldiers Ellen Brandt
and Eric Savin
. Brandt is killed, but Savin escapes.
December 24th, 2012:
Stark infiltrates Killian’s compound and discovers the Mandarin is actually just actor Trevor Slattery. Stark is captured by Killian who also has Pepper. Pepper is injected with Extremis. Killian lures Iron Patriot into a trap to steal the armor. Eric Savin, wearing the Iron Patriot armor, kidnaps President Ellis
aboard Air Force One.
December 25th, 2012: Killian intends to kill President Ellis on live television. Tony and Rhodey stop Killain with the help of the Iron Legion. After saving Ellis and Pepper, Tony orders JARVIS to destroy the Iron Legion and promises to spend more time with Pepper.
December 27th, 2012: Tony Stark undergoes surgery to remove the shrapnel from his chest, negating the purpose of the Arc Reactor.
January 6th, 2013: Tony Stark recounts the story of Killian’s war to Bruce Banner during a therapy session. Banner falls asleep.
August 2013: Matt Murdock and Foggy Nelson are offered permanent positions at Landman and Zack Law Firm, but turn them down in order to start their own firm. Matt Murdock attacks a man who has been beating his wife because the police cannot arrest him.
September 24th, 2013:Mike Peterson
saves a woman from an explosion, having been implanted with the Centipede Device
, which gives him super-strength and superhuman qualities.
September 25th, 2013:
Grant Ward is assigned to Phil Coulson’s new team along with Leo Fitz and Gemma Simmons. Coulson also recruits Melinda May. Skye, a hacker part of underground organization known as Rising Tide
, is apprehended after warning Peterson that S.H.I.E.L.D. is watching him. Peterson kidnaps Skye.
September 26th, 2013:
Ward shoots Peterson with the Night-Night Gun
, which stabilizes the Extremis in the Centipede Device.
September 27th, 2013: Coulson asks Skye to join the S.H.I.E.L.D. team.
September 28th, 2013: Coulson’s team arrives in Peru to investigate an unidentified weapon.
September 30th, 2013: Grant Ward starts training Skye to become a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent.
October 21st, 2013: Thor leads Asgardian forces to end the threats on the other realms.
October 30th, 2013: The Convergance begins, leading to the formation of portals connecting the Nine Realms.
November 1st, 2013: Jane Foster and Darcy Lewis arrive in England. While investigating an occurrence, Foster falls through a portal into the hiding place of the Aether, which infects her with its power. She then falls back through the portal. Thor travels to Earth to find Foster. The two reunite and Thor takes Jane to Asgard. The reapperance of the Aether causes Malekith to awake from a 5,000-year sleep.
November 2nd, 2013: Algrim
the Dark Elf is arrested by the Asgardians and placed into the dungeons where he lets out all the other prisoners except Loki, who gives him them quickest way out of the dungeon. The Dark Elves track down Jane Foster who is being hidden by Frigga. She refuses to give up Jane, so the Dark Elves kill Frigga. Thor plots revenge on the Dark Elves against Odin’s wishes. Coulson tells Skye about her parents.
November 3rd, 2013: Thor frees Loki and they travel through a portal to Svartalfheim. They trick the Elves into thinking Loki has betrayed Thor. Loki is stabbed by Algrim letting Thor think he is dead. Thor and Jane travel back to Earth where they meet with Darcy and Selvig.
November 4th, 2013: Loki travels back to Asgard and tricks Odin and claims the throne. Thor battles the Dark Elves in Greenwich, England. Thor takes the Aether back to Asgard.
November 5th, 2013: Coulson and his team are assigned clean up of Greenwich.
November 6th, 2013: Disguised as Odin, Loki offers Thor the Throne of Asgard who declines saying he wishes to return to Earth to be with Jane.
November 7th, 2013:
Sif and Volstagg
take the Aether to the Collector
for safe keeping. When they leave, the Collector contacts Gamora
to find the Orb
. Coulson begins having nightmares about his recovery in Project T.A.H.I.T.I.
February 4th, 2014:
Phil Coulson recruits Mike Peterson to S.H.I.E.L.D. May and Ward attack a Centipede base. Coulson is kidnapped by Raina
. Peterson is seemingly killed in an explosion.
February 7th, 2014: Skye is kicked out of the S.H.I.E.L.D. team. Coulson is persuaded to use a machine to read his memories by Raina and remembers that he died and was brought back to life with the T.A.H.I.T.I. Project. The team rescues Coulson.
February 9th, 2014: Mike Peterson awakens and discover he is now being used by the Clairvoyant.
March 2nd, 2014: Coulson’s team travels to Jamaica to find a mysterious weapon.
March 15th, 2014:
Couslon meets with Luca Russo
to coordinate a mission against Cybertek.
March 16th, 2014:
Skye is shot by Centipede head Ian Quinn
, who is also working for the Clairvoyant. Quinn is then arrested. John Garrett’s team boards the Bus
after Coulson fails to hand over Quinn.
March 17th, 2014: Coulson discovers that Project T.A.H.I.T.I. was made from alien blood.
March 21st, 2014: Lady Sif is sent to Earth to to capture Lorelei.
March 26th, 2014: Coulson tells Skye all he knows about Project TA.H.I.T.I. May calls Nick Fury and tells him “Coulson knows”.
March 28th, 2014: The scepter is stolen by HYDRA.
March 31st, 2014:
Skye becomes a level one agent. Steve Rogers meets Sam Wilson
for the first time.
April 1st, 2014:
Captain America and Black Widow defeat Georges Batroc
and save the Lemurian Star
. Steve visits Peggy Carter in the hospital, where she is suffering from dementia. Nick Fury finds he doesnt have clearance to open the files taken from the ship, so he speaks with Alexander Pierce
. Nick Fury is attacked and severely injured. Steve Rogers returns to his apartment where he finds an injured Fury, who gives him a USB stick. The Winter Soldier shoots Fury. Nick Fury seemingly dies in the hospital. Steve Rogers hides the USB in a candy machine.
March 2nd, 2014:
Rogers is attcked by S.H.I.E.L.D. agents after Pierce thinks he is withholding information. Natasha Romanoff takes the USB. The duo traces the data to an abandoned S.H.I.E.L.D. bunker in New Jersey, where they find a super computer containing the conciousness of Arnim Zola. Zola tells them that Pierce, Jasper Sitwell, and Brock Rumlow
are HYDRA sleeper agents. The bunker is then detroyed by a S.H.I.E.L.D. jet. Winter Soldier visits Pierce, who tasks him with killing the fugitives. Ward is put in a cell on the bus after killing a man and threatening Skye.
March 3rd, 2014:
Romanoff and Rogers meet with Sam Wilson, and he agrees to help them using him army tech. They capture Jasper Sitwell, who tells them the new Helicarriers will attack all individuals on the ‘gifted’ database, which includes Tony Stark, Stephen Strange
, Bruce Banner. Winter Soldier kills Sitwell and fights Steve Rogers, who unmasks him and discovers he is his old friend Bucky Barnes. Romanoff, Rogers, and Wilson are then arrested by a S.H.I.E.L.D. team. Maria Hill
rescues them and take them to the still-living Nick Fury. Victoria Hand
takes over the Bus, believing Coulson to be part of HYDRA.
March 4th, 2014:
Pierce invites the World Security Council to the S.H.I.E.L.D. Triskelion
. Captain America infitrates the base and reveals the HYDRA plan to the Council. Captain America and Falcon board the Helicarrier to foil the plan. On the last Helicarrier, Cap is attacked by the Winter Soldier. The Helicarrier crashes. Bucky saves Steve from the river after remembering part of his previous life. The team discovers that John Garrett is the Clairvoyant and an agent of HYDRA. Victoria Hand is killed by Ward, who is also a HYDRA agent.
March 5th, 2014: S.H.I.E.L.D. is declared a terrorist organisation.
March 6th, 2014: Skye discovers that Ward is HYDRA. Natasha Romanoff goes to a hearing about the downfall of S.H.I.E.L.D.
March 7th, 2014: Wilson and Rogers start their mission to track the Winter Soldier. Coulson rescues Skye from Ward and Peterson, and learns that he himself was head of T.A.H.I.T.I.
March 8th, 2014: Fitz and Simmons are captured by Ward and placed in a pod, which is ejected into the sea. Raina gives Garrett an injection that gives him super strength.
March 9th, 2014:
Fitz and Simmons are rescued by Nick Fury. Coulson’s team captures Ward, and he vaporizes Garrett with the Destroyer Armor Prototype Gun
. Fury appoints Coulson the new Director of S.H.I.E.L.D.
March 10th, 2014: Coulson begins writing alien symbols. Raina visits Calvin Zabo and informs him she has found Skye.
March 11th, 2014: Baron Von Strucker
informs his workers that they will continue their work in spite of HYDRA’s losses. The Winter Soldier discovers his true identity after visiting the Howling Commandos exhibit at the Smithsonian.
March 18th, 2014: Leo Fitz awakes from his coma. He is revealed to be suffering from minor brain damage.
June 7th, 2014: Coulson sends a team to find a file containing information on the Obelisk.
June 9th, 2014: Raina steals the Obelisk.
June 10th, 2014: Hunter officially joins S.H.I.E.L.D. Raina delivers the Obelisk to Calvin, Skye’s father. She is told she can touch it without being harmed.
August 1st, 2014:
The Kree and the Nova Empire sign a peace treaty. Ronan the Accuser
refuses to adhere to the treaty. Star Lord recovers the Orb from the Morag
temple, but is attacked by Korath the Pursuer
. Yondu Udonta
places a bounty on Quill. Ronan sends Gamora to retrieve the Orb from Quill. Star Lord travels to Xandar
to sell the Orb. Star Lord, Gamora, and bounty hunters Rocket
are all arrested and transported to the Kyln
. There, they meet Drax the Destroyer
August 3rd, 2014:
Rocket develops a plan to escape the prison with Quill, Gamora, Groot, and Drax. Ronan and Nebula
invade the Kyln, but discover Gamora, Quill, and the Orb are all gone. Quill’s ship, the Milano
, lands on Knowhere
to meet with the Collector. The Collector opens the Orb, revealing an Infinity Stone. His slave touches the stone, causing an explosion. A drunken Drax summons Ronan, who quickly dispatches him. Quill saves Gamora, but the two are captured by the Ravegers. Ronan takes the Infinity Stone. Ronan decides to keep the stone instead of turning it over to Thanos.
August 4th, 2014:
Star Lord contacts Nova Corps
member Rhomann Dey
to tell him of Ronan’s plan to destroy Xandar. Ronans ship, the Dark Aster
, attacks Xandar, and is met by the Nova Corps. Yondu’s Ravagers attack the Dark Aster as well. Star Lord, Gamora, Groot, and Drax board the Dark Aster. Gamora fights Nebula, and the latter falls from the ship. The Guardians of the Galaxy are beaten by Ronan, but the Dark Aster crashes into Xandar. Quill challenges Ronan to a dance-off, distracting him long enough for Rocket and Drax to take the Stone. The Guardians use the Infinity Stone to defeat Ronan, and then give it to the Nova Corps for protection.
August 5th, 2014: The Guardians of the Galaxy
are given a full pardon and a repaired ship so that they can leave Xandar for another adventure.
October 14th, 2014: Gemma Simmons infiltrates HYDRA under orders of Director Coulson. Ward reveals to Skye that her father is still alive.
March 5th, 2015: Matt Murdock decides to become a vigilante.
March 9th, 2015: Karen Page
is found with a dead body in her apartment. Murdock and Nelson are hired as her attorneys.
March 11th, 2015: Page is released into the custody of Murdock and Nelson. She sneaks home to retrieve a flash drive and is attacked. Murdock saves her.
March 12th, 2015: Karen Page is hired as an assistant for Murdock and Nelson’s law firm.
March 21st, 2015: Claire Temple is kidnapped by the Russians, beaten, and interrogated. She is saved by Matt. Wilson and Vanessa go on a date, but they are interrupted by Anatoly. In a fit of rage, Fisk murders Anatoly with a car door.
March 22nd, 2015:
Anatoly’s body is taken to his brother by James Wesley
March 25th, 2015:
Murdock confronts Leland Owlsley
, but is interrupted by Master Stick. Karen Page is attacked by two of Fisk’s men, but she is rescued by Foggy Nelson. Matt and Stick attack Nobu
‘s men while retrieving the Black Sky
, a strange child. Stick kills Black Sky in spite of promising Matt he wouldn’t. Stick beats Matt in a fight, and then takes off.
March 26th, 2015: Karen and Foggy tell Matt all about Union Allied Construction.
March 27th, 2015:
Fisk meets with Madame Gao
. Fisk tells Vanessa about him murdering his father. He then publicly announces his mission to save Hell’s Kitchen.
March 29th, 2015:
Murdock and Nelson client Elena Cardenas
is murdered by a junkie working for Fisk.
March 30th, 2015: Nobu and Matt fight, with Matt coming out victorious. Nobu is burned to death. Fisk arrives and fights Matt, who runs away. Foggy finds the Man in Black/the Mask at Matt’s apartment and unmasks him, revealing that it is Matt.
March 31st, 2015: Karen and Urich discover that Fisk killed his father. Foggy Nelson quits Murdock and Nelson. Vanessa is poisoned at a charity fundraising party.
April 1st, 2015:
Matt breaks into Melvin Potter
‘s workshop. The two fight, but then Potter agrees to make Matt a protective suit with body armor. James Wesley kidnaps Karen Page, but she ends up killing him. Vanessa wakes up in the hospital.
April 2nd, 2015:
Skye shows Coulson photos of a dead body, which is covered with carvings similar to those he has been writing. Coulson has the team torture him to get his memories back, and he remembers a list of T.A.H.I.T.I. patients. The last surviving person on the list, Hank Thompson
, is attacked at his house as Coulson arrives. When Skye and Mack
, arrive they find Coulson holding killer Sebastian Derik
and threatening to shoot him. Hank has been building a toy train set, which from above is laid out in the same pattern as Coulson’s carvings. Ward agrees to help Sunil Bakshi
, a HYDRA agent, but instead traps him for S.H.I.E.L.D. to find.
April 2nd, 2015:
Ben Urich is fired from the New York Bulletin
, and is later murdered by Wilson Fisk for visiting his mother and threatening to expose his criminal activities. Matt goes after Madame Gao, but she escapes.
April 7th, 2015: Ben Urich’s funeral. After discovering that Leland Olwsley is responsible for poisoning Vanessa, Fisk kills him.
April 8th, 2015: Murdock is told all about Fisk’s crimes. Calvin tells Werner Reinhardt/Daniel Whitehall of the hidden city.
April 9th, 2015:
Fisk’s men in the police and government are arrested by the FBI. Fisk proposes to Vanessa before he is arrested, and she accepts. Fisk is broken out of FBI custody. Foggy Nelson forgives Matt and resumes working for Murdock and Nelson. Matt receives his new suit from Melvin Potter. Fisk is confronted and beaten by Matt, then arrested by Officer Mahoney
. Coulson’s team is attacked by HYDRA. Grant Ward kills his brother and parents because of the murder of his younger brother, making it look like a murder-suicide.
April 10th, 2015:
Matt’s vigilante alter-ego is dubbed Daredevil by the tabloids. Coulson’s team finds the hidden city
. Mack goes down to investigate but is given super strength and attacks the rest of the team.
April 11th, 2015:
Fitz, Simmons, and Antoine Triplett
prepare to blow up the Kree underground city. Skye meets her father. Raina enters the city and is followed by Skye and Trip. The three get trapped in room with the Terrigen Crystals. The Terrigenesis brings out Skye’s and Raina’s Inhuman power, but kills Triplett.
April 13th, 2015: Raina escapes the city while killing several agents.
April 14th, 2015: Fitz disovers Skye has powers, but tells no one.
April 15th, 2015:
Sif is sent to Earth to stop the Kree Vin-Tak
from finding the new Inhumans.
April 18th, 2015: Lance Hunter is taken by Mack. Calvin is taken by Gordon.
April 19th, 2015:
Mack takes Hunter to the Iliad
and informs him that he and Bobbi Morse work for the “Real S.H.I.E.L.D.” led by Robert Gonzales
. Skye is taken to a hidden bunker. Gonzales’ men attack S.H.I.EL.D. HQ. Gonzales’ men find out where Skye is being held and try to take her in. She is saved by Gordon.
April 20th, 2015: Coulson meets with Hunter, who signs on as a full-time agent.
April 22nd, 2015:
Skye wakes up in Afterlife
. Coulson and Hunter find footage of Gonzales’ men attacking Skye’s hideout.
April 23rd, 2015:
Skye tries to confront Raina, who is also in Afterlife. Skye begins to train with Jiaying to control her powers. Fitz leaves the team with Coulson’s toolbox
and a sandwich.
April 24th, 2015: Skye has dinner with her parents at Afterlife and begins to soften up to her father.
April 25th, 2015: Fitz manages to open the toolbox and finds the Quinjet, but is frustrated to find that Ward is working with Coulson and Hunter.
April 26th, 2015: Couslon and Gonzales team up.
April 27th, 2015: S.H.I.E.L.D. agents fly to an Arctic HYDRA base and rescue Deathlok. Simmons tries to kill Ward so he can’t betray them again, but is unsuccessful.
April 28th, 2015: Coulson opens the toolbox for Gonzales, showing him that Fury is still alive. Raina has a vision of “metal men tearing a city apart”.
April 29th, 2015:
The Avengers encounter the Maximoff Twins for the first time whilst raiding Baron Von Strucker’s base in Sokovia
. Tony Stark has a vision of all the Avengers dead. After returning to Avengers Tower
, Tony and Banner discover an AI in the stone inside Loki’s scepter. They use it in the Ultron
May 2nd, 2015: A party is throw at Avengers Tower during which time Ultron awakens and decides humanity is what is destroying the Earth. Ultron destroys JARVIS before JARVIS can contact Tony Stark. The Avengers all attempt to lift Mjolnir, but only Rogers is able to budge it slightly. Ultron attacks the Avengers and escapes, flying to Baron Von Strucker’s Sokovian base. Ultron has Strucker murdered and sends a picture to the Avengers.
May 3rd, 2015:
The Avengers fight Ultron on Ulysses Klaue
‘s container ship where Ultron is trying to steal Vibranium. Hulk and Iron Man (in the Hulkbuster
suit) fight in South Africa after Scarlet Witch clouds Hulk mind.
May 4th, 2015:
After the battle between Iron Man and Hulk, the team hides at Clint Barton’s farm house. Thor meets with Selvig to discuss these strange visions he’s been having. Thor bathes in the Water of Sights
and discovers the existence of the Infinity Stones.
May 5th, 2015:
Ultron forces Helen Cho
to create him a body using the stolen vibranium. Wanda discovers Ultron’s plan to destroy the human race. Wanda and Pietro flee. Ultron transports the new body. The Avengers, along with the Maximoff twins, fight Ultron and liberate the body. Black Widow is taken by Ultron. Barton locates Natasha. Bruce and Tony discover that JARVIS is still functioning and place his consciousness into Ultron’s new body. Thor uses the power of the thunder and his hammer to bring the body to life, giving birth to the Vision. The Vision
proves to all that he is worthy by wielding Mjolnir.
May 6th, 2015:
Ultron attacks Sokovia with an army of sentries
. He is defeated by the Avengers. Pietro Maximoff is killed in battle. The Hulk flies off in a Quinjet and ceases communication with S.H.I.E.L.D. The new Avengers team is established: Captain America, Black Widow, Vision, Falcon, War Machine, and Scarlet Witch.
May 7 2015: Gordon and Raina infiltrate the Iliad, causing S.H.I.E.L.D. and the Inhumans to be alerted to each other.
May 8th, 2015:
Contruction begins on turning a Stark Industries facility into a new Avengers facility. Gonzales convinces Coulson he should meet with Jiaying. Bobbi Morse
boards the Quinjet with who she thinks is May, but is actually Agent 33
. Morse is taken to Ward. Jiaying returns Calvin to S.H.I.E.L.D. to kill as many people as he can. She then kills Gonzales and shoots herself with his gun. Raina has a vision of Jiaying’s plan, but doesn’t share it.
May 9th, 2015: Thanos decides to gather the remaining Infinity Stones himself. May and Hunter save Bobbi. Ward accidentally kills Agent 33. The agents retake the Iliad. Calvin kills Jiaying. Fitz kills Gordon. Coulson grabs a Terrigen Crystal before it can hit the floor, and it proceeds to slowly fossilize him. Mack chops off Coulson’s hand before the effects can spread. The batch of Terrigen Crystals are scattered into the ocean, where they are ingested by fish. The fish are caught and used to make fish oil pills, now sold in pharmacies and vitamin stores around the world.
May 16th, 2015
: Skye and Coulson visit Calvin, who is now using a new identity and has no memory of them. Simmons is sucked into the Monolith and taken to a foreign desert planet
July 17th, 2015: Scott Lang is released from prison.
July 18th, 2015: Hank Pym starts the spread of information of the money hidden in his home that would eventually get to Scott Lang.
July 20th, 2015: Scott is fired from Baskin & Robbins because Baskin & Robbins always find out.
July 22nd, 2015: Scott and his group break into Hank Pym’s house to steal a big haul, but they only find an old suit.
July 23rd, 2015: Lang tries on the suit, which allows him to shrink. He is contacted by Pym. Lang returns the suit to Pym, but is arrested when leaving. Pym helps him escape from prison.
July 24th, 2015: Hank and Hope start training Scott to use the Ant-Man suit properly.
July 28th, 2015: Hank reveals to Hope how her mother really died.
July 30th, 2015: Lang infiltrates an Avengers facility to steal a Stark Tech device and encounters/fights the Falcon.
July 31st, 2015:
Darren Cross thinks he has perfected his Yellowjacket suit and invites Hank Pym to the unveilving ceremony. Scott Lang breaks into the Cross Lab, but is trapped by Darren Cross. Cross shoots Pym. Lang’s partner Antony
is killed. Cross wears the Yellowjacket suit to fight Scott. Scott is forced to go subatomic to destroy the Yellowjacket. By tampering with the regulator, Scott is able to return from the Quantum Realm
, but with no memory of his experience.
August 1st, 2015:
Hank Pym starts his work on learning how Scott Lang escaped the Quantum Realm. Luis
tells Scott that the Falcon is looking for Ant-Man.
August 4th, 2015: Pym reveals the modified Wasp suit to Hope and tells her that it’s time she takes up the mantle.
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