Since Jacob Batalon’s Ned Leeds was introduced in Spider-Man: Homecoming, fans were expecting Peter Parker’s best friend to break the bad and become the Hobgoblin like in the comics. Well, there have been three movies already, and we’re still waiting. Spider-Man: There’s no way home there are five villains causing havoc, so it doesn’t look like there’s room for the Hobgoblin in this one. But perhaps the trio could set the stage for his transformation in the sequel.
That’s what this thorough fan theory suggests could happen, anyway. As the user shared u / TheMediocreCritic on the r/FanTheories subreddit, the theory was inspired by a climactic scene that was revealed in the trailers. The villains will endanger Peter’s girlfriend, MJ by throwing her from a great height (sounds familiar). Ned is also involved in the scene, so what if the villains really forced Peter to choose between his girlfriend and his best friend?
The theorist expresses that Peter will choose MJ, leaving the webhead to deal with the devastating loss of Ned and his role in it. However, it’s possible that Ned survived and Peter’s decision to let him die, plus some additional brainwashing, means he’s back. Spiderman 4 as Hobgoblin. Read the full theory through the article below:
Obviously, fans are eager to see the Hobgoblin step into the fray, and this hypothetical would be a neat way to make Ned play out in the most heartbreaking, darkest way possible. It would also be interesting if he was the first villain Peter was responsible for creating, contrasting with the Iron Man haters that have come before and also marking the series as assuming a mature tone. than. Likewise, having the Hobgoblin follow Willem Dafoe’s Green Goblin would make sense, as Ned may have been inspired by Norman Osborn’s gaze and stick.
What do you think about this theory? May Spider-Man: There’s no way home teasing Ned as Hobgoblin when it arrives next Friday, December 17? Join the conversation in the comments section.
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