After the success of Marvel’s Phase One set of films leading up to the blockbuster Avengers everything changed for the superhero genre. Marvel created a universe like had never been done before and with the announcement of their Phase Two plan to lead towards Avengers 2 showed no signs of slowing down. What fans didn’t expect at the time was the left hand turn to bring the universe to the small screen with Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. the series led by none other than Agent Coulson himself Clark Gregg.
The series follows the once thought dead Agent Phil Coulson puts together a small team of S.H.I.E.L.D. agents to handle strange new cases. Each case will test the team in cooperation and ingenuity as they try to work together figuring out newly emerging superhuman individuals in the world. The series also stars Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Chloe Bennet, Iain De Caestecker, Elizabeth Henstridge in addition to appearances by J. August Richards, David Conrad, Ruth Negga, Ian Hart, Ron Glass, and Cobie Smulders reprising her role as Maria Hill and Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury.
If you missed out on the first season when it aired on TV now is your chance to catch up as ABC has announced that it will release the complete first season on Blu-ray and DVD on September 9th that will not only include all 22 episodes, but also numerous special features including deleted scenes, a gag reel, commentaries, and more.