Things are definitely getting ready to hit the fan on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. After the Winter Finale revealed the abduction of Agent Phil Coulson and Centipede’s mission to get to the bottom of the death and “rebirth” of Agent Coulson, we now have something far greater on our hands. What will they do with the information once they have it? Furthermore, what will the information to do Coulson? On top of that, we still don’t know the fate of Mike Peterson after the explosion at the end of the episode.
Now, here is where things start to get even more intense. When the season returns from its Winter Break, not only will we have the return of a bad guy, we will have the debut of a brand new supervillain.
The name you will most easily recognize is that of Ian Quinn. Yes, Quinn Worldwide’s main man Ian Quinn, played by David Conrad, is making his return. It is said that in the episode, we will delve deeper into Skye’s past.
We will also see the debut of Donald Gill. Now, some of you who are more versed in the Marvel Universe are bound to know that name. Donald Gill is the alter ego of the Iron Man supervillain Blizzard. Gill will be played by Prisoners actor David Minnette.
There are not a ton of details as to what is going to happen in the episode, which is entitled “Seeds”, however, it does give us enough to start speculation.
The synopsis of the episode goes like this.
Coulson and May uncover startling information about Skye’s past, while the team is swept into a storm at S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy”
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is scheduled to return on January 7, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. on ABC with the episode entitled “The Magical Place.”