• After Iron Man's death in Avengers: Endgame, the MCU needs a new central hero - and Spider-Man might be the one. 1 / 10

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  • However, in Far From Home, Peter was clearly not ready to take on the role. 2 / 10

  • He still feels like a kid, and wants someone else to become the new Iron Man. 3 / 10

  • Enter Quentin Beck, who immediately seems like the perfect choice - and in many ways, IS the new Iron Man in Far From Home. 4 / 10

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  • He is immediately a father-figure to Peter, and seems to be the older, more capable hero he needs. 5 / 10

  • He also dies at the end of the film, but many still think he is a hero - just like Tony, and his new AI name: Even Dead, I'm The Hero. 6 / 10

    Jake Gyllenhaal As Mysterio In Spider-Man Far From Home
  • The mid-credits scene leaves the MCU with another dead hero, and Peter as the villain, not the new Iron Man. 7 / 10

  • Mysterio could even return as a hero, either a new Mysterio entirely, or through some kind of holographic projection thanks to his team. 8 / 10

    Jake Gyllenhaal As Mysterio In Spider-Man Far From Home
  • However, it's more likely that Mysterio is done, and Peter will clear his name and finally become the new Iron Man himself. 9 / 10

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