Agents of SHIELD Season 7 Updates: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. finished after seven seasons in August due to conflicting scores, feedback, and a creative executive judgment.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiered on ABC as the studio’s first Television show years even before the announcement regarding Marvel Cinematic Universe shows such as WandaVision, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, and Loki.
Since it first aired on September 24, 2013, it was a huge hit with Marvel audiences. The growth of the S.H.I.E.L.D. Following the events of 2012’s The Avengers, the organization was a big draw as fans tuned in to see Agent Coulson, Melinda May, Daisy Johnson, and the rest of the group battle Hydra.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. lasted seven seasons before being canceled in August of this year. With dwindling ratings, costly licenses, and the emergence of new MCU assets, the cancellation was unsurprising.
Agents of SHIELD Season 7: What Cast and Crew have to Share?Deadline
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. got off to a promising start, with high ratings and viewership, but mixed feedback. After Season 1, the reviews improved, but the ratings fell. Season after season, the show’s ratings, viewership, and excitement dwindled. Licensing costs soon became a concern, and the series cut them in order to secure the renewal of Seasons 5 and 6.
Despite the series’ aforementioned difficulties, the writers revealed that the official explanation Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ended was so they could finish it on their terms. Season 5 was expected to be the series’ final season, according to Marvel Television president Jeph Loeb.
The season’s finale is also titled “The End.” ABC, on the other hand, wondered if they should do a Season 6, and then asked for a Season 7.
In an interview with Deadline, Loeb explained the decision to continue with Season 7 as follows:
“We all agreed that having another season is so flattering, beautiful, and awesome, but what if we go back and think, yes, but this is it?”
He went on to state that they welcomed the seventh season with the intention of making it the final one. They tried to offer fans the most exciting conclusion possible while still tying up any loose ends as quickly as possible.
The decision by Marvel TV to end Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. with Season 7 was definitely for the better. Ratings and feedback were mixed, as previously reported. Not just that, but with Disney’s new Marvel Cinematic Universe tv assets on the horizon, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. must have faced stiff competition.