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– by Joseph Jammer Medina

Later this year sees the release of three films set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Interestingly enough, its last film will be none other than Ant-Man and the Wasp, the sequel to the successful 2015 film, Ant-Man.

As the title indicates, this latest outing won’t see Scott Lang tackling some mission by himself, and we’ll instead be joined by Hope van Dyne, played in the first film and this film by Evangeline Lilly. Like her mother before her, she’ll be donning the Wasp outfit. Over the past several months, we’ve seen the character in costume through set photos, but today, Disney released an official image from the film with the two characters standing side-by-side.

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Check it out below:

Below is the official synopsis for Ant-Man and the Wasp:

“From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes Ant-Man and the Wasp, a new chapter featuring heroes with the astonishing ability to shrink. In the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside the Wasp as the team works together to uncover secrets from the past.

Ant-Man and the Wasp is directed by Peyton Reed and stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Pena, Walton Goggins, Bobby Cannavale,  Judy Greer, Tip “T.I.” Harris, David Dastmalchian, Hannah John Kamen, Abby Ryder-Fortson, Randall Park, with Michelle Pfeiffer, with Laurence Fishburne, and Michael Douglas.

Kevin Feige is producing with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Stephen Broussard, Charles Newirth, and Stan Lee serving as executive producers. Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers, Paul Rudd, Andrew Barrer & Gabriel Ferrari wrote the screenplay. Ant-Man and the Wasp hits U.S. theaters on July 6, 2018.”

What do you think of this first image? Let us know your thoughts down below!

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  • 2 Left Thumbs

    Dang, the colour for Wasp in the logo is so bright! But the costume is so dull 🙁

    • secretAGENTman

      Hope she’s upgrades at some point.

    • Fallout Boy!

      First thing I noticed! 2 left thumbs down!

  • Moby85

    I don’t like Wasps new costume, the old yellow one was 10x better. What are they thinking?

    P.S. Stoked that Michelle Pfiefer is playing the original Wasp. Should be a cool flashback scene of her and Michael Douglas de-aged and kicking arse.

    • JDH523055

      Chill nigga. Bet there will be more than 1 costume for her.

  • M@rvel

    Out of all the MCU hero costumes, Ant-Man and the Wasp’s could stand to be a little more comic-booky… These kinda just look like something the Agents of Shield characters would wear…

  • Danny B

    I’ve got a feeling that there will be more yellow when things heat up…..

  • SaiyanHeretic

    Oh man, washing the color out of Wasp’s costume looks even worse when it’s next to Ant-Man’s already dull hues. It’s almost like Zack Snyder color-timed this movie.

  • Ryan Fink

    Wait, when did Larry Fishburne join this cast?! Who is he playing?

  • Kronx

    I think the real message is obvious. Hank Pym is really good at sewing. I mean, it’s not like you can go buy a supersuit pattern at Walmart or anything. He expertly sewed a form-fitting outfit without measurements or even letting his daughter know he was doing it.

    And it’s not like he just threw material together. There’s artistic design in there. And all the elements match up perfectly, and that thing fits like a glove.

    Maybe he should quit science and try out for Project Runway?

    Although, now that I think about it, there had to be a moment when he was guessing her cup size…. awkward.

Joseph Jammer Medina is an author, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of LRM. A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Television, Jammer's always had a craving for stories. From movies, television, and web content to books, anime, and manga, he's always been something of a story junkie.