It has been a while since any talk of bringing Blade back to the Marvel fold hit the internet. That doesn’t mean Wesley Snipes has lost interest, though. It also doesn’t mean he is finished trying to get Marvel to bring his daywalking vampire hunter into the new Marvel family. The original films were filmed with New Line Cinema, so they’re outside of the current Marvel realm.
Marvel does currently have the rights back for the character, but have yet to unleash him with The Avengers and everybody else running around. Snipes hit Twitter to give a bit of an update and to note that the ball is in the company’s court with the character: