The following accommodates spoilers for She-Hulk: Attorney at Law Season 1, Episode 3, “The People v. Emil Blonsky,” now straming on Disney+.
Wong has arrived in She-Hulk: Attorney at Law to clarify why he freed Emil Blonsky in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. The grasp of the mystic arts doesn’t perceive that his actions jeopardized Blonsky’s possibilities at parole till Jennifer “Jen” Walters explains it to him. While making an attempt to determine find out how to repair the issue, Wong takes a shot at Doctor Strange’s actions in Spider-Man: No Way Home and proves he is a greater Sorcerer Supreme.
On the floor, that is only a throwaway gag referencing that MCU film that occurred to be produced and distributed by Sony. Yet assuming that the gags in She-Hulk: Attorney at Law are as a lot canon as severe scenes, it is a signal that Wong is unquestionably higher than the reckless Stephen Strange. In Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness, Doctor Strange proves he is an adept wizard. But in that movie and in No Way Home, his judgment is not as sound because the judgment Wong demonstrates in She-Hulk — even in an albeit foolish second.
No Way Home could also be coming again to theaters with new scenes, however inside MCU canon, it hasn’t occurred but (together with Hawkeye and Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness). Bruce Banner was human when he met Shang-Chi as a result of that occurred shortly earlier than the automotive crash depicted within the She-Hulk premiere. It’s a while later when Jen takes Blonsky’s case. Viewers can inform the collection additionally follows the occasions of Eternals, due to the web headline a couple of “statue of a person protruding of the ocean.”
This signifies that within the MCU timeline, these episodes of She-Hulk: Attorney at Law are taking place earlier than or concurrently with the occasions of Spider-Man: Far From Home. While a enjoyable historical past lesson, what does all of this continuity need to do with Wong and Doctor Strange? It exhibits that if Wong caught round, No Way Home would not have occurred.
When speaking to Jen about methods to assist the seemingly modified Blonsky, the Sorcerer Supreme begins considering out loud. At one level, he suggests making “everybody” overlook that the Abomination broke out of jail. A beat later he dismisses it as “too messy” an answer. It’s a enjoyable dig at Doctor Strange making everybody overlook the alternate-universe “Peter-One” in No Way Home, however even higher as a result of that story hasn’t occurred but.
The She-Hulk alternate additionally provides some extra weight to Wong’s warnings to Strange within the scene the place he is wearing a heat jacket and carrying suitcases, presumably to go binge-watch TV at Kamar Taj. Phase Four has develop into the Wong period of the MCU except one thing occurs to him, and his newest look in She-Hulk: Attorney at Law proves Marvel Studios ought to preserve going again to that effectively so long as they will. Especially in a comedy like She-Hulk, Wong is the proper mix of foolish and succesful.
She-Hulk: Attorney at Law streams Thursdays on Disney+.