First WandaVision Critical Reactions Praise the MCU’s Experimentation

WandaVision may have a mystery at its heart, but thankfully Disney+ isn’t treating the show as completely top secret. Unlike The Mandalorian, which keeps every episode tightly under wraps until airtime, Marvel’s newest foray into TV provided the first three episodes to select critics. And thus far, based on their social media responses, everyone seems pretty happy with what they see. (We should note it’s mostly the same people who praised Wonder Woman 1984, but then also note that we did as well. So your mileage may vary.) Here’s a sample of what all the first WandaVision reactions are saying:

First up, the editor of our sister site Comingsoon, Max Evry:

Brandon Davis of also emphasizes how different the show’s approach is from Marvel-as-usual:

Erik Davis at Fandango says pretty much the same thing:

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Collider’s Peri Nemiroff suggests it’s so different it may disorient fans at first:

io9’s Germain Lussier is surprised Marvel even attempted to be this strange:

CinemaBlend’s Sean O’Connell keeps the enthusiasm high:

Decider’s Brett White praises the show’s sincerity, pushing back against fears it would be a simplistic spoof:

Many praise the show’s performances, including DiscussingFilm:

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And Buzzfeed’s Nora Dominick praises the acting:

There are more reactions out there, but this sampling represents them all. Thus far there appear to be no negative or even mixed responses. That’s generally the norm for Marvel Cinematic Universe entries anyway, but if anyone doubted it’s of the usual caliber, the responses seem to confirm what we’d expect

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