This article contains spoilers for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness writer Michael Waldron's comments on Scarlet Witch's turn to villainy in the sequel, which he compares to Hulk Hogan's famous heel turn, reveal a problem with her MCU arc.
Wanda Maximoff seems destined to suffer. She has experienced multiple tragedies that have led her to make questionable decisions with her reality-warping powers.
But while Wanda's transformation into Doctor Strange 2's villain the Scarlet Witch is a fitting outcome, it feels like her role in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is missing a key component.
Wanda Maximoff's violent demeanor in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is in great part due to the corruption of the Darkhold.Read more on screenrant.com