Marvel’s What If Episode 1 was released globally and in India last Wednesday. This is the first animated TV series from Marvel Studios and it follows a weekly release schedule. What If Episode 2 release date is here and we tell you how you can watch What If…? online in India for free, among other things. The plot of What If is perhaps the most exciting Marvel has dished out yet. It looks at the concept of the MCU multiverse – which emerged following the events of Loki finale – and what would happen to beloved Marvel characters if major moments from MCU films occurred differently. What If Episode 1 saw SSR agent Peggy Carter become Captain Carter instead of Steve Rogers turning into Captain America. What If Episode 2 story isn’t known yet but rumours suggest it will be centered around the late Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa as Star-Lord.
What If Episode 2 release date, time
What If Episode 2 release date is Wednesday, August 18th i.e today at 12:30 PM IST. Season 1 reportedly consists of nine episodes in total. What If Episode 3 will release next Wednesday, August 25th and the season finale will likely be released on October 6th.
How to watch What If Episode 2 online in India
Marvel’s What If Episode 2 will be available on Disney+ Hotstar in India and you will only be able to watch it if you are a paying subscriber. Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription plans prices in India currently start from Rs 299. The plans are as follows:
- Disney Plus Hotstar Rs 299 monthly plan
- Disney Plus Hotstar Rs 1,499 annual plan
Note that the Rs 299 plan will expire by the end of the month as the streaming service has announced new Disney+ Hotstar plans effective from September 1st. The new plans are as follows:
- Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile Rs 499 plan
- Disney Plus Hotstar Super Rs 899 plan
- Disney Plus Hotstar Premium Rs 1,499 plan
How to get Disney Plus Hotstar Premium for free?
If you are wondering about how to get Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription for free, there is a little workaround available. You can use your Flipkart SuperCoins to get Disney Plus Hotstar Premium for free. Every time you shop on the e-commerce platform, you earn SuperCoins. One SuperCoin is worth Re 1 and if you have enough, you can claim services like free Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription.
Here’s how you can use Flipkart SuperCoins to get Disney+ Hotstar Premium for free:
- Login with your ID on Flipkart and go to SuperCoin Zone. The option will be in your profile section.
- You’ll see the SuperCoins in your account on the following screen. If you have 299 or 1,499 SuperCoins, click/ tap on ‘View All’ option beside the ‘Stay Entertained’ section.
- Now, click or tap on Disney Plus Hotstar subscription to redeem your SuperCoins
- Once the process is complete you’ll be able to stream the What If series for free on mobile, laptop, or smart TV.
What If Cast
Marvel’s What If features an ensemble cast, most of whom have appeared in the MCU movies. Here’s a quick look at some of them:
- Hayley Atwell as Captain Peggy Carter
- Jeff Goldblum as Grandmaster
- Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa/Star-Lord
- Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark
- Michael Douglas as Hank Pym
- David Dastmalchian as Kurt
- Seth Green as Howard the Duck
- Frank Grillo as Brock Rumlow
- Chris Hemsworth as Thor
- Tom Hiddleston as Loki
- Djimon Hounsou as Korath the Pursuer
- Toby Jones as Arnim Zola
- Natalie Portman as Jane Foster
- Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye
- Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
- Karen Gillan as Nebula
- Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner
- Paul Rudd as Scott Lang
- Taika Waititi as Korg