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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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Name of the event at the end of Avengers: Infinity War

In Avengers: Infinity War when the Avengers lost and 50% started disintegrating, was there a name given to the event? The Event, The Disintegration, The Loss?
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Why didn't Dr Strange die when he was thrown into space?

In one scene of Avengers: Infinity War, Ebony Maw is torturing Dr Strange for the Time Stone when Iron Man interrupts. After a brief chat, Iron Man opens fire and blows a hole in the ship's wall. ...
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Does Titan's atmosphere contain breathable Oxygen?

How did Tony Stark and Spider-Man survive on titan? Tony Stark and Spider-Man both are normal human beings, so how can they survive on Titan without any oxygen and also with their power suits broken ...
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Why did Thanos not assume Cull is dead?

In the Avengers: Infinity War on the planet Titan, when Thanos sees Dr.Strange he says Thanos: I take it that Maw is dead? This day extracts a heavy toll. How does he know which member of Black ...
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How could Thanos have the Infinity Gauntlet at the end of Age of Ultron?

At the end (post-credit) of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thanos is seen taking the Infinity Gauntlet. But in Avengers: Infinity War, judging from Eitri's words, his attack on Nidavellir, where he ...
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How could Dr.Strange be sure which heroes would die?

Dr. Strange saw a single future out of many futures in which Thanos would be defeated and chose the way. But how could he be sure who would die if they were destroyed randomly?
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What exactly does the Infinity Gauntlet do?

When Thanos snapped his fingers in Avengers: Infinity War, half the population of the universe died. So his plan was to come to the future to snap everything dead and re-create a new universe. When ...
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Why is it different when Ebony Maw handles the tesseract and when Red Skull handles the tesseract?

Various people handle the tesseract throughout the MCU. I'm interested in the distinction between Ebony Maw in Avengers: Infinity War: (Loki and Thanos also handle the tesseract in this scene.) and ...
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Is Nebula actually Thanos’ daughter or another adopted daughter like Gamora?

Nebula looks like she's same colors as Thanos but so much of her is different. Is she an actual daughter of Thanos? If so, can she wield the infinity gauntlet too?
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What happened on Titan before the arrival of Tony and Star-Lord?

In Avengers: Infinity War Star-Lord speculates what might have happened to Titan as he said its "axis are 8 degrees off and gravitational pull is all over the place". After that, when Thanos arrived, ...
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What is Doctor Strange holding in this scene of Infinity War?

In the following snapshot from Avengers: Infinity War, Doctor Strange appears to be holding something, which in the next shot vanished from his hands. What is that thing? Just anything that he grabs ...
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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 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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Why did Doctor Strange say that his job is “protecting the reality” to Iron man?

In the scene from Avengers: Infinity War where Iron Man, Doctor Strange, Wong and Bruce Banner were discussing the Infinity Stones and how to hide the time stone from Thanos, Doctor Strange told Tony ...
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Does the snap in Avengers work the same for everyone?

In Avengers: Infinity War, we see that after Thanos snaps his fingers, he appears in a scene where he is in an orange space (the soul stone?) with a child version of Gamora. However, in Avengers: ...
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Did Thanos think of the aftermath of snapping the Infinity Gauntlet?

According to the MCU Wiki: Thanos is the genocidal warlord from Titan, whose own main objective was to bring stability to the universe, as he believed its massive population would inevitably ...
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Did this character “fool” Thanos and Dr Strange? [closed]

In Avengers: Infinity War, Dr. Strange travels in time mentally to explore multiple outcomes, and only sees one positive outcome out of millions. In the same film, Thanos' plan is to eradicate 50% ...
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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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Was the 'snap' the only combined power of the Infinity Stones or are there others?

We know that the infinity stones are very powerful gems. But in the movie Avengers: Infinity War, after gathering all the infinity stones, Thanos snapped his fingers and wiped out half of all living ...
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Did Thanos' plan include the planets he visited before?

Before Thanos acquires all the Infinity Stones in Avengers: Infinity War, he had already been going around to many planets, killing off half the population: Drax's planet Gamora's planet The planets ...
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Why was Peter Parker so excited to be an Avenger?

In Spider-Man: Homecoming, Peter refused being an Avenger at the end of the movie, yet in Avengers: Infinity War, he acted excited when Iron Man told him he was now officially an Avenger. Why would ...
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Were there others guarding/guiding to the Soul Stone?

In Infinity War, we see The Red Skull at Vormir guiding those who came to collect the Soul Stone. But since these infinity stones existed long before the events of Captain America, do we know if ...
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Reason for Ant-Man not appearing in Infinity War

Having watched Ant-Man and the Wasp I cannot see any decent reason why Ant-Man was not included. In the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War, it's mentioned that Scott took a plea bargain, and this is ...
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How accurate to the comics is the Iron spider suit from Infinity War?

In the Avengers: Infinity War, Peter Parker gets the new Iron spider suit from Tony Stark. How accurate is it with the comics? The functionality of the suit as well as the background such as who made ...
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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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How could Thanos bleed red during a fight with Iron Man? Color of his blood is purple

Incident 1: During Gamora's fight with Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War the color of Thanos' blood was purple. Incident 2: Tony Stark made Thanos bleed. "All of this for a drop o' blood." This time ...
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Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D Season 5 - does it spoil Avengers: Infinity War?

I have had the pleasure this last week on catching up on the MCU films that followed Guardians of The Galaxy: Vol. 2, Spider-man: Homecoming, Thor: Ragnarok and Black Panther I have just started ...
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Why this change in the Infinity Stone gauntlet?

Thanos's infinity stone gauntlet is left-handed. The one that the Avengers make in Endgame is right-handed. Is there a significant or symbolic reason for this? I'm interested in in-universe or out-...
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How is Iron Man communicating with the others on Titan?

In Avengers: Infinity War Star Lord is implanted with a translator. But how are Iron Man and Spiderman able to communicate with others on Titan...
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What's with the fire on Stormbreaker?

I am aware of the new uru weapon in Avengers: Infinity War, the Stormbreaker, and how it can summon the bi-frost etc. But what's with the fire around it? Is it not supposed to have lightning/sparks ...
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Is Thanos able to exclude individuals from his culling? [closed]

Disclaimer: This question is very similar to another (Did Thanos pick them on purpose or was it random?) but I have some caveats I'd like to discuss and/or clarify. Hopefully this won't be closed as ...
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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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Why didn't Doctor Strange use the Time Stone on Thanos?

There's another question called Why didn't Doctor Strange use the Time Stone to prevent Thanos from claiming other Infinity Stones?. This question is totally unrelated and was thought up before I ...
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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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Is this character still alive after the events of “Avengers: Endgame”?

During Avengers: Infinity War Thanos killed Vision to take the Mind Stone from his head. During Avengers: Endgame Tony Stark (Iron Man) tells Professor Hulk to bring everyone back as they were 5 ...
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Where did Thanos go at the end of the movie?

Where is Thanos at the end of the Avengers: Infinity War...since it's apparently not Titan?
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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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How did Proxima Midnight know Wanda was protecting the Stone?

In Avengers: Infinity War, as soon as Wanda goes to the battlefield to help, Proxima tells Corvus Glaive to take the Stone. How did she know that Wanda was protecting it, and why did they assume that ...
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How Can Thanos believe his plan is sustainable? [duplicate]

So, I watched Infinity War, and felt like Thanos didn't think things through enough. His plan was to wipe out half of the life in the universe, but would that life not regenerate relatively quickly ...
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Does a person affected by the power of the Time Stone remember what happened before their time was manipulated?

At the end of the film Avengers: Infinity War, we see Thanos use the all of the infinity stones, including the stone of time. My question is does the stone of time erase the characters' memories? It ...
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Other ways of getting in/out of Wakanda?

Passing into Wakanda has been shown twice: in Black Panther and in Avengers: Infinity War. Each time a person/group is shown entering Wakanda, they do so by flying a plane and plunging into a [...
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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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Thor, God of Thunder, is easily imprisoned by Ebony Maw in Infinity War. Why is this?

In the final scenes of Thor: Ragnarok, exactly one movie prior, we see Thor fully realize his God of Thunder might against Hela. It's not quite enough (huh?) and Surtur is who does in Hela (at least ...
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Are Tony's glasses made up of nano particles?

In the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War Tony Stark's glasses suddenly vanished. Were they made of nano particles which dissolved and became part of his suit?
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Why did the US Military not assist in the Wakanda battle during Avengers: Infinity War

Looking for a strictly in universe answer, as the out of universe answer is obvious. A squadron of fighter jets (from any country for that matter) would have seemed to be more affect than most of the ...
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What happened to Asgardian refugees in Infinity war? [duplicate]

In Thor: Ragnarok we see all Asgardians get into a refugee ship and meeting with a huge ship. Thanos had mandated that half of people from a conquered planet to be executed and the other half to be ...
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Why doesn't Scarlet Witch's power also destroy the other stones? [duplicate]

We know that Scarlet Witch's power can destroy Vision's mind stone. At the end of Avengers: Infinity War she is shown destroying Vision's stone while simultaneously using her power on Thanos. Who ...
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Why did the accessories (clothings, masks, equipments, etc.) vanish along the person? [duplicate]

Everyone knows that the snap of Thanos at the end of Avengers: Infinity War ended the lives of half of all organisms in the Universe. But why did their accessories turn to dust along with the owner? ...
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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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Understanding the abrupt beginning and the pre-plot of Infinity War

The movie Avengers: Infinity Wars starts from the end of Thor: Ragnarok. So we assume that Thor and the remaining Asgardians find Thanos's spaceship approaching them and Thanos attacks the entire ship....