Netflix and Marvel’s Big Gamble Pays Off

By Allen Yang Film & TV

The first of a four series deal between Netflix and Marvel released today and is already off to an impressive start. Daredevil earned positive reviews from the likes of IGN, The Verge, and The Washington Post, with David Betancourt even going as far as to calling it a “creative bull’s-eye.”

Daredevil-

With Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and the Iron Fist all to follow, it looks like this will be a very fruitful partnership for both Netflix and Marvel. As a content series that is offered strictly through digital media, it will be fascinating to see how studios tackle the debate whether to release future projects only on streaming services as opposed to traditional mediums like movie theaters and TV.