Questions tagged [avengers-infinity-war]

Released in 2018, Avengers: Infinity War is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. It is a sequel to The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron. It is nineteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This tag should be used for questions related to this movie.

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Why/how is the Reality Stone an actual stone now, instead of a liquid?

About a week ago I came across a Marvel magazine that was a special edition specifically for Avengers: Infinity War. It provides the history of each Infinity Stone in the MCU up to Infinity War, has ...
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Would Thanos be considered an anti-villain? [closed]

Through all the horrible conquests and murders Thanos has committed through blind ambition for a better world, he does have one ounce of humanity with Gamora, as seen in Avengers: Infinity War. Would ...
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Was this a movie reference when Tony said “happy trails, kid!” to Spider-Man?

In Avengers: Infinity War, when Spider-Man is clinging to the outside of The Maw's ship as it's leaving Earth, Iron Man provides Spider-Man with a new suit. Just as Spider-Man exclaims how cool the ...
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Why didn't the Wakandans destroy the alien ships?

The people of Wakanda have very advanced technology. So why didn't they destroy the alien ships that were attacking Wakanda in Avengers: Infinity War? Why did Thor have to do it? Were the Wakandans ...
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What about the rest of the universe?

In Avengers: Infinity War, towards the end of the film, But, what about the rest of the universe? Why weren't any other planets and their populations shown? Given that there are thousands of planets ...
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How did they survive Thanos' reality bending

In Avengers: Infinity War, in an attempt to find one of the Infinity Stones before Thanos gets it, the Guardians of the Galaxy go to Knowhere to try and take the Reality Stone before Thanos can get it....
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Would Thanos include himself in his plan? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Infinity War Thanos wants to kill half the population of the universe, that's clear. And he wants to do that totally in random as well. So, since he's also part of the universe ...
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Did Thanos go to this place at the end?

In Avengers: Infinity War, when Thor strikes Thanos with his new axe Stormbreaker and Thanos snaps his fingers inside the gauntlet, with all 6 Infinity Stones, does Thanos go inside the soul stone? ...
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Why didn't Thanos just reduce the fertility rate? [duplicate]

Thanos' goal is to halve the population, to reduce demand for resources. The best way to kill half the population is to get all six infinity stones; then you can make half of all life just disappear. ...
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Do Thanos and Stark know each other in Avengers: Infinity War?

Throughout the movie Avengers: Infinity War there’s some relatable exchange between Thanos and Stark. Either they are talking to each other about each other or talking to others about each other. At ...
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Did Thanos's calculations account for aftermath effects?

When eliminating half of the population of every world in Avengers: Infinity War, did Thanos account (and under-kill to account) for the massive casualties that will result from societal breakdown, ...
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Did the movie events actually occur in one day?

SPOILERS inbound for Infinity War: After Wanda destroys the Mind stone of Vision, Thanos confronts her saying: Today I lost more than you could know, but now is no time to mourn. Now, is no time ...
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Did this happen to Loki?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Loki was killed by Thanos. As we know Loki well for coming back from dead. I still wonder he is dead for real this time? Thor says this to Rocket. Thor: he may dead or ...
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Is Nebula actually helping Thanos?

It bothered me so much in Avengers: Infinity War that just when they were getting the gauntlet off Thanos, Nebula revealed that I get that it's emotional outburst and don't want to sound insensitive ...
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On what basis were the characters selected? [duplicate]

Now that Thanos has all the 6 Infinity stones at the end of Avengers: Infinity War, he is the most powerful creature in the universe. When he snapped his fingers during the last scene of the movie ...
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Why was this character in Avengers: Infinity War in Vormir? [duplicate]

We know Red Skull is in Captain America: The First Avenger, but why is he in Vormir in the first place? How did he get there? Apart from Marvel trying to close Phase: One, what was the point of ...
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What was Thanos referring to?

In Avengers: Infinity War, when Thanos and Gamora are on Vormir, Thanos mentions that he passed up his destiny once and that he wasn't going to do it again. He said this because What "other destiny" ...
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Thanos' 'situation' at the end of Infinity War [duplicate]

Spoliers ahead - So Thanos had all the six stones and with a snap he made half the population vanished. But, those who got vanished we're randomly selected. So this could have included Thanos ...
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Does Thanos have any inherent superpowers without the Infinity Stones

Throughout Avengers Infinity War movie, we see Thanos fight with one or more Infinity Stones. So he's using their power to win against the Avengers. But does he have any superpowers without these ...
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Why did Thanos do that at the end? [duplicate]

In Infinity War, Thanos implies that the reason that he wants to kill half of all life is because life generally grows beyond its means. That is, if too many people are alive, then their will go ...
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Was there any significance to the order of Infinity stones placed in the Gauntlet?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos was able to capture all Infinity stones and place them in the Infinity Gauntlet in the order he obtained them. But was that order fully random? Or was there a reason ...
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Were the Wakanda scenes filmed at the same time?

Black Panther took place primarily in Wakanda, and the climax/ending of Avengers: Infinity War also took place there. Many of the actors, backgrounds, costumes, CGI, and presumably filming location(s)...
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Why did Thanos get the soul stone?

In Avengers: Infinity War Red Skull tells Thanos that he must kill someone he loves in order to obtain the soul stone. But if you truly loved the person you would never kill them. Can someone explain ...
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Was there a chance that Thanos would die too? [duplicate]

When Thanos snaps his fingers at the end of the Avengers movie, half of the population of the universe wipes out. Since Thanos is included in the Universe population, could there be a chance that he ...
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Are the characters at the end chosen for production-related reasons?

At the end of Avengers: Infinity War a lot of characters disappear. Could this event be related to which actors didn't sign on for other movies? Is there a link between announced movies, end credits,...
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Why did Tony Stark use a normal flip phone?

Tony Stark aka Iron Man is one of the richest character in MCU. Each time he shows up in a movie he uses high tech armours and other equipments. In Avengers: Infinity War he uses nanotechnology in ...
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What did Thanos save this character from?

In Avengers: Infinity War Thanos mentions that he saves Gamora, I was wondering what exactly he meant by this. Was he referring to saving her planet as a whole, did he save her from being chosen to ...
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Did the kid on the bus know that Peter is Spider-Man?

Towards the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War, Peter Parker is on a school bus, presumably going to school [or on a field trip]. When Peter notices The Maw's ship in the distance, he immediately ...
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Why didn't Dr.strange use the time stone when this event occurred? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Infinity War, why didn't Dr. Strange use the time stone when Star-Lord woke up Thanos? Did he forget?
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Do spells end with the death of the caster?

I was unimpressed by the performance of Dr Strange in Avengers - Infinity War. He seems to have underused his power as noted in other questions (and responses pointing out why he did not use them). ...
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What video game was Groot playing?

In Avengers: Infinity War, we see Groot behaving like a teenager, and playing a handheld video game for most of the movie. I think it was only shown once, and very briefly, but the sound of it could ...
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Did Thanos pick them on purpose or was it random?

At the end of Avengers: Infinity War, Could this be caused by Thanos' direct manipulation or does it happen without Thanos' interaction but as some random event?