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Questions tagged [avengers-endgame]

Avengers: Endgame is a superhero movie based on Marvel comics. This movie serves as a sequel to Avengers: Infinity War and 22nd entry in Marvel Cinematic Universe. This tag should be used for the questions related to Avengers: Endgame.

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What does War Machine's “Canopy! Canopy!” line mean in “Avengers: Endgame”?

In Avengers: Endgame after Thanos arrives and destroys the Avengers base, we see War Machine yell out, "Canopy! Canopy! Canopy!" This appears to be a command which releases him from his suit and ...
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What is the Ancient One's mistake?

In Avengers: Endgame, the following is part of the dialogue between Bruce Banner (who traveled back in time) in astral form and the Ancient One: ANCIENT ONE: I can't risk this reality on a promise. ...
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Why was the Ancient One so hesitant to teach Dr. Strange the art of sorcery?

In the movie Doctor Strange, Strange wanted to get accepted in the "dojo" of the Ancient One (not sure if it's really a dojo), but she refused, so it seemed like she didn't want to teach him because ...
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Why did Steve Rogers choose this character in Endgame?

In the end of Endgame, we see Cap giving the shield to Sam Wilson. So why didn't he give the shield to Bucky? Sam Wilson was already a great superhero without a shield, and Bucky obviously needed ...
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Who's the random kid standing in the gathering at the end?

At the end of Avengers: Endgame, there's a gathering... During it, they move the camera over several characters, often Avengers grouped together. One person they pan over is a single teenager with ...
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How can Iron Man's suit withstand this?

Towards the end of Avengers: Endgame, we see Thor, Captain America and Iron Man fight Thanos, who has a particular bladed weapon. At the start of this fight, we see Iron Man form some sort of blade ...
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What's the metal clinking sound at the end of credits in Avengers: Endgame?

Avengers: Endgame, unlike other movies in the MCU, doesn't have a post credit scene. During my first watch, I heard a distinct metal clinking sound at the end of the credits. I thought it was ...
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Why didn't Thanos use the Time Stone to stop the Avengers' plan?

I am quite confused about Avengers: Endgame. If Doctor Strange was able to watch all possible future combinations of winning, why didn't Thanos use that trick in 2018 after killing 50% of the ...
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Is Odin inconsistent about the powers of Mjolnir?

In Avengers: Endgame in the final battle with Thanos, And I remembered in Thor: Ragnarok when Thor complained to Odin about being powerless without the hammer, to which Odin replied Are you Thor, ...
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What exactly did Ant-Man see that made him say that their plan worked?

In Avengers: Endgame, when Dr. Banner did the snap to bring everyone back, we see Ant-Man looking outside and saying Guys... I think it worked! Script Source But what exactly did he see that made ...
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Is there an official reason for not adding a post-credits scene?

In most of the MCU films, we get to see credit scenes (from around 1 to 3). But in Avengers: Endgame there was no mid/end credit scene, just a clinking sound. So did they ever said anything officially ...
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Why didn't this character get a funeral at the end of Avengers: Endgame?

In the movie Avengers: Endgame, Tony (Iron Man) is memorialized at the end of the movie with a funeral attended by the Avengers and their friends, but why didn't Black Widow get the same treatment?
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Can Infinity Stones be retrieved more than once?

In Avengers: Endgame the Avengers try to pull the When Iron Man is not able to retrieve the Tesseract from the battle in New York in 2012 (as Loki takes it and disappears) -- Iron Man and Captain ...
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Why didn’t Doctor Strange stay in the original winning timeline?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Doctor Strange experiences 14,000,605 timeline scenarios, one of which was a win. Why does he proceed to return back to his origin point so he can say he already did it once,...
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Explain Ant-Man's “not it” scene from Avengers: Endgame

In Avengers: Endgame, during the brainstorming session with all the surviving Avengers, there is a scene where Nebula recalls that Thanos went to Vormir with Gamora, retrieved the Soul stone, and came ...
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How did Captain America manage to do this?

In Avengers: Endgame, how does Captain America lift Thor's hammer? In Avengers: Age of Ultron, he is not worthy, but how is he now in this film?
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Is there any reason why MCU changed the Snap to Blip

In Avengers: Infinity War, when Thanos snaps his fingers with the Infinity Stones, half the population vanishes. In Avengers: Endgame, Banner snaps his fingers with the Infinity Stones & the ...
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Has the Hulk always been able to talk?

In Thor: Ragnarok Hulk has taken full control, Banner states that usually, he feels like he's got a hand on the wheel but this time he had no awareness of what was happening. So Hulk did seem to ...
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How did Captain America use this power?

Avengers: Endgame has given us a huge "sigh of relief" when Cap lifted Mjölnir. But as we know from Thor: Ragnarok Mjölnir was just a way for Thor to channel his power of lightning. I repeat "THOR's" ...
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Do I need to watch Ant-Man and the Wasp and Captain Marvel before watching Avengers: Endgame?

I am going to watch Avengers: Endgame soon but I have not seen Ant-Man and the Wasp and Captain Marvel yet so I wanted to know if I can skip them and still have no issue to understand Avengers: ...
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Why didn’t Captain Marvel put the gauntlet on?

At the end of Avengers: Endgame there is a climatic battle. Through the course of the battle, Thanos is trying to get the gauntlet Tony made with the Infinity Stones on it. At one point Captain Marvel ...
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What is the addition in the re-released version of Avengers: Endgame?

I heard about the Avengers: Endgame re-release version with additional footage in the US, but I can't see any news about its Indian release. So I was doubtful if it ever gets released here and quite ...
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In Endgame, wouldn't Stark have remembered Hulk busting out of the stairwell?

Clever scene in Endgame where future Tony arrives at Stark Tower right after the Battle of New York in Avengers 1. After dismissing everybody for posing too much, the Avengers head down to lobby in ...
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Given what happens in Endgame, why doesn't Dormammu come back to attack the universe?

Dormammu is the dark being trying to destroy the universe in Doctor Strange. Dr Strange uses the Time Stone to keep Dormammu away, this being is referenced in Avengers: Endgame, when the Ancient One ...
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Why was Endgame Thanos so different than Infinity War Thanos?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos collects the Infinity Stones and in the process fights with many of MCU superheroes. But he doesn't kill any of them or even try to kill any of them if he doesn’t ...
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What will Doctor Strange protect now?

We learn in the movies Doctor Strange (2016) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018) that all sorcerers including Doctor Strange have sworn an oath to protect the Time Stone at any cost. But in the ...
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What's the role of the Receiver/Transmitter in Avengers Endgame?

In Endgame we are shown that the Time Travelers leave from a transmitting / receiving unit. But this seems optional. When Tony and Steve are in 2012, they leave from there to get to 1970 - no ...
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How could they return the Infinity Stones in their “raw” form?

There is this one little thing that I don't quite get at the end of Avengers: Endgame. After Thanos was defeated, Captain took the stones back to where they were originally taken to "correct" the ...
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How can the Soul stone be returned?

When Cap went to return all the Infinity Stones in Avengers: Endgame, how did he manage to return the Soul stone? How can one return the Soul stone (obviously, not putting the stone on Vormir)? Since ...
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Why was this sacrifice sufficient?

In Avengers: Endgame... The instructions from Red Skull to receive the Soul Stone are that you must sacrifice that which you love the most. Hawkeye didn't sacrifice anything. He actively tried to ...
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How did Nebula bring Thanos with her?

In Avengers: Endgame, how was Nebula from past able to bring Thanos and the army into the future? The Avengers who build the machine could not do this and required Pym particles which they were ...
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Did people go back to where they were?

Did the Unsnap in Avengers: Endgame put everyone back to the place they were when they were Snapped? Dr. Strange and Peter Parker were on Titan when they were Snapped, so did Dr. Strange create a ...
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How many timelines are there after Avengers Endgame?

There are a lot of questions about specific actions in the Endgame and how they affect the flow of time. There also many popular answers which are contradicting each other, therefore I'd like to ask ...
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Did Nebula know what would happen?

So there are two teams in Avengers: Endgame: Natasha (Black Widow) and Clint (Hawkeye)/Nebula and War Machine. Yet Black Widow and Hawkeye were chosen for the mission to Vormir. So did Nebula know ...
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How can Captain America's shield get damaged?

Everybody knows that Captain America's shield is one of the strongest metals. Even in the first Avengers movie, Thor's hammer did not even scratch it. So how does Thanos' blade mange to do it in ...
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How do the surviving Asgardians get to Earth?

In Thor: Ragnarok, many Asgardians are killed; all surviving members of the race that we know of escape on a space ship. At the start of Avengers: Infinity War we see that they were almost immediately ...
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Do vanished people know what happened after the snap?

In Avengers: Infinity war Thanos's finger snapping caused wiping out half of the universe. And in Avengers: Endgame, when the Avengers got all the Infinity Stones from the past, Hulk put the Gauntlet ...
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Who is the character that appears at the end of Endgame?

In Avengers: Endgame, Pepper Potts gets an iron suit at the climax fight scene. Is this a known character from the comics source? What is the name of this suit and character?
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What happened to Captain America in Endgame?

In the end of Avengers: Endgame, why does Captain America Also does this mean
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How long did it take Captain Marvel to travel to Earth?

At the start of Avengers: Endgame, Iron Man is at the brink of death and "thousands of light years from the nearest 7-11" when Captain Marvel shows up. It appears like Captain Marvel carries neither ...
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Snap victim memorial reference in Avengers: Endgame

In Avengers: Endgame when Ant-man visits memorial stones, he went through lots of names to go through. But as per the nature of Marvel films, it seems like these names can't be all random. Is any of ...
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Peggy's age in Avengers Endgame

The first Captain America movie happens in the 40s. Steve falls in love with Peggy then. In Avengers Endgame, Cap and Ironman travel to 1970. Cap sees Peggy then, she doesn't seem to have aged a day ...
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How does Howard Stark know this?

In Avengers: Endgame, during the scene where Tony and Steve lose the Tesseract to Loki and now they improvise and travel back to 1970, Tony accidentally meets Howard and they start some small-talk in ...
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What happens to the Time Stone?

In Avengers: Endgame, we learn that So, in the main timeline, where they bring back the dusted characters, there are no Infinity Stones. But, consider the Time Stone. Doctor Strange and his ...
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What did Rocket give Hawkeye in “Avengers: Endgame”?

In Avengers: Endgame, there was some object that Rocket gave Hawkeye just before the Avengers and He made him promise to “bring it back in one piece” (which Hawkeye does albeit with very little ...
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What happens to Mjolnir (Thor's hammer) at the end of Endgame?

In Avengers: Endgame, Thor brings back Mjolnir (his hammer) from the past to his "future" self through the quantum tunnel. Later in the movie, Captain America gets hold of it being worthy. However, I ...
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Whose spaceship is Tony Stark in? [closed]

In the latest trailer of Avengers: Endgame, Tony is shown in a spaceship where he records a message. In Avengers: Infinity War, Tony was stranded on Titan. The spaceship he was travelling in was ...
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Why doesn't Dr. Strange use the time stone to do this?

At the end of the final battle in Avengers: Endgame, Tony is damaged from the snap. All the stones are right there, and there are no bad guys left to distract Dr. Strange. Why doesn't Dr. Strange use ...
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How did this person gain possession of the Infinity Stones?

In the final fight with Thanos, Tony Stark has a struggle with Thanos to get the gauntlet off him. Later it is shown that the stones are now with Tony on his suit. The question is, how did he get it ...
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How can Infinity Stones be handled by humans but almost killed Peter Quill?

I thought that normal people couldn't handle the Infinity Stones without something to control their power? The main scene that drives this home for me is the end of Guardians of the Galaxy, where ...