Spoilers for Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD and how it connects to Captain America: Civil War continue below, so read on at your own risk.
As the Sokovia Accords divide the Avengers on the big screen, so too are they setting up battle lines on Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD. Captain America: Civil War’s aftershocks reached the MCU TV series in Tuesday’s episode — the third to last of the season — and there were some pretty major repercussions on Phil Coulson’s team.
Showrunners Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon got on the phone to talk about tying SHIELD to Marvel’s latest film, and also set up what to expect in next week’s two-hour season finale. After “Emancipation,” Hive is going to be as troublesome as ever. “Right now he’s pretty indestructible,” said Whedon, “so we’ll see how they tackle that problem.”