Morbius trailer: Jared Leto’s Marvel vampire cracks Venom jokes

Morbius, the living vampire, has a brand-new trailer. The Jared Leto-led Venom spinoff’s most current sneak peek was launched on Tuesday, and it flaunts the character’s vampiric brand name of justice and his (doing not have) funny bone.

Morbius follows Dr. Michael Morbius, a researcher who obtains a type of superhuman vampirism when attempting to treat himself of an uncommon blood illness. We see bits and pieces of his improvement in this trailer, however completion outcome is a yearning for blood and some incredibly sharp-looking teeth. In spite of (or possibly since of) his brand-new condition, Morbius still tries to do right by the world, and ends up being an extremely complex and hazardous superhero.

This most current trailer likewise makes sure to advise us that Morbius is set inside the exact same universe as Sony’s other Spider-Man and Spider-Man-adjacent homes. Michael Keaton appears, repeating his function as Vulture from Spider-Man: Homecoming, and Morbius himself makes a joke about being Venom — despite the fact that we’re not absolutely sure anybody in Venom’s universe actually learns about Venom. This does verify that all of these bad guys share a universe however, which indicates they likewise share a connection to Tom Holland’s Spider-Man and the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Morbius is set to be launched on Jan. 28, 2022.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.