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Spider-Man is a reluctant hero in this Endgame-spoiling Far From Home trailer

[Spoilers for Avengers: Endgame below.]

Despite the first teaser for Spider-Man: Far From Home doing everything in its power to remain as evergreen as possible, fans still saw in its nooks and crannies the hints that Tony Stark was dead. Now, post-Endgame, we know it to be true, and the Homecoming sequel is immersed in grief and expectation. “You trying to be the new Iron Man now?” a cop muses to Tom Holland’s Peter Parker in the below trailer.

As it demonstrates, though, Peter is a reluctant hero, more interested in a sightseeing Europe with his friends and flirting with Zendaya’s MJ. Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury has other ideas, however, and they involve cooperation with Jake Gyllenhaal’s Mysterio, who apparently hails from an alternate reality version of Earth. “Are you saying there’s a multiverse? Peter asks and, duh, did you not watch the Oscars this year?

Watch it below.

Randall Colburn is The A.V. Club's Internet Culture Editor. He lives in Chicago, occasionally writes plays, and was a talking head in Best Worst Movie, the documentary about Troll 2.

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