With 7 comic book movies being released next year (8 if you count Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2), there certainly isn’t a lack of predictions that could be made about the goings on within all the different universes. With DC making their first major break into the “Cinematic Universe” game with Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Marvel is looking to answer with Captain America: Civil War and Dr. Strange. Not to be left out of the proceedings though, Fox is releasing Deadpool and X-Men: Apocalypse, though Gambit is still a big maybe as to whether it will join the ranks in this year or the next. Will we see some of our favorite characters die? How will audiences react to all these new characters being introduced?
In this article, we’ll not only walk you through some of our predictions in terms of the films’ stories, but also the environment surrounding the films and audience reception to them. 2016 promises to be what is perhaps the biggest year for super hero movies, so let’s get cracking!