With the first episode of Marvel’s new mini-series released on Disney+ on March 19th, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is the second Marvel series released on Disney+ this year. The first episode premiered on March 19th, and the series is set to run until April 23rd, with a total of six episodes. As of today, there are three episodes available to stream on Disney+.
The series follows characters Sam Wilson (AKA The Falcon) and Bucky Barnes (The Winter Soldier) during the time after the Blip. The premise of the series is as follows: “Six months after being handed the mantle of Captain America at the end of Avengers: Endgame, Sam Wilson teams up with Bucky Barnes in a worldwide adventure that tests their abilities and their patience.”
The 6-episode series main theme is Captain America’s legacy and what it means to be a hero. The two main characters were both good friends of the Captain, but they have differing opinions on what to do with the shield. Together, they have to work against a group called the “Flag Smashers.” However, there are unseen obstacles, including one that will bond the two characters.
If this is your type of series, look for it now on Disney+!