Shuri learns that she and her adversary Namor are similar in the decisive fight of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

Namor

When a character's entire family is slaughtered, it's simple to support them in their quest to hold the guilty accountable.

Baron Zemo

Adrian Toomes didn't initially intend to work in the illicit sale of alien weapons. He attempted to establish a respectable construction busine

The Vulture

As a result of Wanda Maximoff's corruption by the Darkhold in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, she has become one of the most unsettling antagonists in the MCU.

The Scarlet Witch

In The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Marvel examined how "The Snap" affected global politics as nations around the world dealt with the influx of migrants.

Karli Morgenthau

Thanos intends to use the Infinity Stones to exterminate half of all life when he sets out to collect them.

Thanos

The antagonist in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings adheres to the MCU's "bad dad" cliché, but there is a tragic twist.

Wenwu

Yelena Belova, who first appeared in the Black Widow film as Natasha Romanoff's Soviet surrogate sister, is more of an antihero than a villain.

Yelena Belova

Gorr loses his people in the start of Thor: Love and Thunder, wanders through the desert, and sees his daughter starve to death.

Gorr The God Butcher

Ryan Coogler has introduced several sympathetic antagonists to the Marvel Cinematic Universe before Namor. Like the Joker from the original Black Panther movie, which was portrayed by Heath Ledger

Erik Killmonger