Marvel Cinematic Universe followers first realized that Red Dagger would seem in Ms. Marvel after seeing a glimpse of him in the trailer for the Disney+ collection. However Ms. Marvel didn’t reveal the character till the fourth episode. And the hour solely gave a tease into who Red Dagger is, so we compiled all the info on the hero’s historical past from the comics.
[Spoiler alert: This article contains spoilers from Ms. Marvel Episode 4, “Seeing Red.”]
A recap of ‘Ms. Marvel’ Episode 4
Ms. Marvel Episode 4 started with Kamala Khan touring to Karachi, Pakistan, together with her mom, Muneeba. They reunite with Sana, Kamala’s grandmother, who discusses the imaginative and prescient of the practice with Kamala. She claims that the bangle is making an attempt to inform her one thing and that she should be in Karachi to determine what that’s. Sana additionally confirms that Kamala is a Djinn.
Later, when Kamala investigates the practice station, she runs right into a mysterious knife-wielding boy carrying a crimson scarf across the decrease half of his face. He initially thinks Kamala is among the Clandestines, so he assaults her. Nevertheless, when he realizes who she is, he reveals that his title is Kareem and takes her again to his hideout. That is when Ms. Marvel namedrops “Red Dagger.”
Kareem tells Kamala that he is part of a corporation referred to as the Red Daggers, whose chief is Waleed. They “protect their people from threats of the unseen.” Kamala meets Waleed, and he informs her that the Clandestines try to merge the Noor Dimension with the human world. And in consequence, they’d rule over every thing.
The Clandestines, who broke out of jail and left Kamran behind in Ms. Marvel Episode 4, break into the Red Dagger hideout whereas Waleed and Kareem are coaching Kamala. A combat ensues, and Najma kills Waleed. When Najma strikes Kamala’s bangle, Kamala finds herself on the practice station throughout partition.
Red Dagger has a connection to Ms. Marvel in the comedian books
Much like Ms. Marvel, Kareem is a vigilante from Karachi who calls himself Red Dagger. He protects his individuals from numerous threats, and he later runs into Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, whereas patrolling the streets of Karachi.
Kareem taught himself how one can combat and is an knowledgeable in parkour and a talented marksman. As his title suggests, his weapon of alternative is a dagger, and he wears a crimson scarf over his mouth to guard his identification.
Stress ensues between Kamala and Kareem as they don’t precisely agree on the others’ superhero-ing strategies. Nevertheless, in addition they meet exterior of their secret identities when Kareem turns into an alternate pupil and goes to reside with Kamala’s household in New Jersey.
Later, Kareem discovers that Kamala is Ms. Marvel, and he or she realizes he’s Red Dagger.
Is ‘Ms. Marvel’s’ love triangle now a love sq. because of Red Dagger?
Within the comedian books, Ms. Marvel and Red Dagger develop romantic emotions for each other. Nevertheless, nothing got here out of their relationship since Kamala nonetheless needed to type out her emotions for Bruno. And identical to in the comics, Ms. Marvel delves into the issues of Kamala’s love life.
Kamala and Bruno have a historical past collectively as they’re childhood greatest mates. Plus, Bruno has a crush on Kamala, despite the fact that she doesn’t appear to understand his fondness for her. And there’s apparent stress between Kamala and new child Kamran, however maybe his involvement with the Clandestines has squashed Kamala’s crush.
Now, Kareem has entered the image, and Ms. Marvel‘s love triangle has gotten way more sophisticated. However we’ve a sense that Kamala has extra essential issues on her thoughts than deciding which boy she ought to be with.
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