What If Season 2 Episode 4 Recap: What If…? is an animated sci-fi action adventure superhero anthology drama series based on Marvel Comics. A.C Bradley created the series for Disney+, and it follows alternate timelines in the multiverse, exploring what could happen if the story took place differently.
Join me as we dive into the details of Bryan Andrews’ writing and A.C. Bradley’s directing for this exciting episode. Learn everything you need to know about what happened in Episode 4 of the show right here.
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In the fourth episode of season 2 of What If, we are introduced to a scenario titled “What If… Iron Man Crashed into the Grandmaster?” The story revolves around Tony Stark, who falls through a portal during the Battle of New York and is transported to a future version of Sakaar. The Grandmaster, known for his peculiar tendencies, helps Tony find his way back home using his unique approach.
Following that, we witness a crossover scene blending Thor Ragnarok and the Phantom Menace. In this sequence, Korg and Valkyrie wield their weapons in the battle arena course. The racecourse is filled with an assortment of peculiar vehicles piloted by a diverse array of aliens, resembling the setup in the Phantom Menace.
Gamora, the daughter of Thanos, takes center stage as the scene shifts. Her mission is to eliminate Tony, but she mistakes Korg for him. Despite their differences, Tony and Gamora must collaborate to defeat the ruthless Grandmaster Thanos.
In the movie, Tony spends time attempting to persuade Gamora to pursue a better life, while Valkyrie’s motivation is linked to the Ragnarok. In another part of the film, Tony invites Thanos to fight against a specific race and take control of the planet.
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In the thrilling conclusion of Episode 4, Tony emerges victorious after a brush of Topaz melts and Thanos is left in a pool. Meanwhile, Valkyrie ascends to the throne of Ragnarok. Tony bids farewell and returns home, where he reunites with Pepper. But before he can fully settle in, he comes face to face with Thanos, accompanied by Gamora, leaving audiences on the edge of their seats as the episode comes to a close.
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