Marvel and Netflix have also launched a viral website for the series called the New York Bulletin. The fictional newspaper details several stories and events surrounding the four individual Defenders’ solo shows, along with confirming the release date for the team-up series as August 18, 2017.
The new teaser feature The Defenders on a surveillance camera from the perspective of an elevator at Midland Circle Financial. If that companies name sounds familiar, it should. It’s was operation behind the massive hole in the ground that was dug by the Hand in Daredevil Season 2. This could be after the much rumored hallway fight scene with the four heroes needing to catch their breath. Daredevil seems to be protecting his identity with a head scarf, looking more like Iron Fist then the unmasked Danny standing next to him.
“Marvel’s The Defenders” follows Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. A quartet of singular heroes with one common goal – to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal challenges, who realize they just might be stronger when teamed together. The Defenders hit Netflix on August 18, 2017.