Where does Shang-Chi fall in the Marvel timeline?

Shang-Chi’s Place on MCU Timeline The Falcon and the Winter Soldier was set six months after the fourth Avengers film, so Shang-Chi could realistically take place any time after Sam Wilson took on the mantle of Captain America.

Is Shang-Chi part of the Marvel Universe?

Zheng Shang-Chi (English: /dʒʌŋ ʃɑːŋˈtʃiː/ JUNG shahng-CHEE), also known as the Master of Kung Fu and Brother Hand, is a superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

Is Shang-Chi important to the MCU?

Destin Daniel Cretton has made himself very valuable to the MCU and to Walt Disney. Simply put, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is the only Phase Four MCU movie that might actually spawn a successful franchise.

How does Shang-Chi fit into Iron Man?

After the fake Mandarin twist in Iron Man 3, we saw the real Mandarin appear in Shang-Chi as the leader of the Ten Rings, the same organization that kidnapped Tony Stark in the first Iron Man movie.