The primary season of Marvel’s newest net collection Moon Knight got here to a detailed on Wednesday because the sixth and closing episode premiered world wide. Whereas the episode brilliantly tied many oose ends and introduced a number of arcs to their conclusion, it managed to put the groundwork for a possible season 2 as nicely. And this occurred in a short mid-credits scene that appeared after the episode ended. Additionally learn: With Moon Knight, Marvel is perfecting the darkish and gritty; and it is time DC took notes

Submit-credits scenes are staple within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, one thing the movies and exhibits of the franchise have used to tease future tasks and hook up with different movies. Moon Knight does the identical. However earlier than going forward, a warning that this story consists of spoilers for Moon Knight season 1. So, should you haven’t watched the present or the season finale but, it could be higher to not learn additional.

Moon Knight stars Oscar Isaac within the title position. When he’s not donning the costume, the protagonist is navigating his two personalities–Marc Spector and Steven Grant. However being an avatar of the Egyptian god Khonshu permits him to moonlight as Moon Knight (pun supposed). The present noticed Moon Knight sq. up in opposition to Arthur Harrow (Ethan Hawke), a zealot making an attempt to interrupt free the vengeful Egyptian goddess Ammit.

In earlier episodes, we noticed how Harrow shot Marc/Steven, forcing them to enter the afterlife the place they encountered goddess Tawaret. The finale confirmed how the 2 managed to return to life and as soon as once more be Khonshu’s avatar because the Moon Knight. Collectively, with assist from Marc’s spouse Layla (Might Calamawy), they stopped Ammit and Harrow. Nevertheless, regardless of Khonshu’s insistence, Mark refused to kill Harrow.

The mid-credits scene revealed that Harrow was put in a psychological establishment. It confirmed how an unknown particular person wheeled Harrow out of the place, seemingly to assist him escape. Because the individual put Harrow in a limousine, he sees Khonshu, wearing a swimsuit. There, Khonshu reveals that Marc is extra troubled than the viewers beforehand thought and there’s a third character lurking in that physique. He then reveals Jake Lockley (additionally Oscar Isaac), who promptly shoots Harrow to dying.

It has been established that Marc suffers from dissociative identification dysfunction attributable to childhood trauma. There have been hints of a 3rd character inside his physique as there have been occasions on the present when each Mark and Stephen blacked out. It has now been revealed that in these occasions, it was Jake who took management.

The web confirmed nice pleasure on the introduction of the character, who has been a fan-favourite in Marvel Comics. Within the comics, Jake is a cab driver and has been a favorite amongst followers for occasionally being extra ruthless than both Marc or Stephen. To many followers, Harrow’s dying and Jake’s introduction units up a second season completely, the place the present can delve deeper into Marc’s psyche. Others had been enthusiastic about how the present portrayed Jake as a Latino (the character speaks Spanish within the present), bringing extra range to the MCU.

Moon Knight premiered on Disney+ Hotstar in India on March 30 with subsequent episodes streaming weekly on Wednesday afternoons. The season finale aired on Might 4. There are rumours {that a} season 2 is being developed as Marvel modified the outline of the finale to ‘season finale’ from ‘collection finale’.

 

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