• Doctor Strange played a pivotal part in defeating Thanos. 1 / 9

  • He also outsmarted Dormmamu and protected reality. 2 / 9

    Dormammu in Doctor Strange Vertical
  • Amidst all that, how come he's still not the MCU's Sorcerer Supreme? 3 / 9

  • The answer lies in how his arc in the franchise is going. 4 / 9

    Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange and Chiwetel Ejiofor as Mordo
  • Strange has only been a key character in his own film and Infinity War... 5 / 9

    Vertical Doctor Strange Infinity War
  • both movies already had a lot going on, so there's not enough time for that specific plot. 6 / 9

    Cloak of Levitation Doctor Strange Vertical
  • If anything, it's more likely being saved for his next standalone movie. 7 / 9

    Doctor Strange 2 poster
  • Where he's the primary focus of the story, deserving of the pivotal milestone in his arc. 8 / 9

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