MCU Fans Look Back on the Worst ‘Endgame’ Theories They Had Before the Movie

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The first anniversary of Avengers: Endgame had some not too long ago insightful new evaluation, if additionally wanting again in embarrassment at hypothesis earlier than the film launched.

Any MCU fan can say that about each film within the franchise launched since 2008. However, Endgame had many extra theories due to how large it was as a cultural occasion.

On social media, followers took trip to recollect a number of the worst theories they dreamed up in early 2019. While some sharp followers initially guessed the deaths of key Avengers, not everybody realized the magnitude of the plot, together with complicated time-travel.

One factor followers realized is issues have been much more tragic than they initially deliberate. There was even one attention-grabbing concept about Thanos a number of followers received unsuitable.

What have been the highest ‘Endgame’ theories from final 12 months?

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No doubt many keep in mind the months simply earlier than Endgame launched and the way wild the hypothesis was on social media. As seen from locations like Vulture final 12 months, many media analysts predicted the Soul Stone would play an necessary issue within the story.

They additionally guessed accurately an Avenger would die, not understanding it will be multiple.

As stated on Reddit not too long ago, that try and seize the Soul Stone on Vormir had theories some followers managed to by no means guess. A fan famous they thought Tony Stark and Steve Rogers would go to Vormir collectively to seize the Soul Stone.

Everyone is aware of solely Rogers went, together with destroying theories some X-Men would make cameos on the planet.

Theories like this have been solely just the start. Others have been much more attention-grabbing, if not essentially too far faraway from what actually occurred. Only one concept from some about Thanos appeared impossibly off the rails.

A number of different attention-grabbing theories that might have been extra attention-grabbing

More theories have been introduced up on the above Reddit concept, maybe embellished barely after wanting again a 12 months. Thinking about Nebula presumably being a villain crossed fan minds again then. Other media shops speculated on her being a secondary villain for Endgame, but her trajectory grew to become extra shocking.

It seems she grew to become a sympathetic character and an enormous assist ultimately through the time heist. Perhaps followers ought to have seen that coming, if being deceived by her actions going again to Infinity War.

Some of the extra complicated villains turning into allies is a twist the MCU has performed nicely. Nevertheless, some folks had a extra wild concept about Thanos.

Yes, quite a lot of thought Thanos would do one thing much like what his daughter (Nebula) did: Become an ally. How unsuitable everybody was, if many nonetheless contemplating his actions a type of good in his personal head.

Is it true many thought Thanos would assist The Avengers?

Those who guessed proper about Nebula appeared to imagine Thanos would see the sunshine himself. A small variety of Reddit customers admitted they thought Thanos would develop into an Avengers ally ultimately.

How they thought the story would develop into attention-grabbing with Thanos turning good is a bit perplexing. Then once more, such a twist may have taken everybody by shock to supply a cheerful ending reasonably than a semi-tragic one.

Either ending would have probably obtained comparable emotional reactions. Maybe it will by no means outdo one of many greatest theories final 12 months: The thought Captain America would die.

Den of Geek voted it “very likely” Captain America would sacrifice his life to seize the Soul Stone so Tony Stark may reside. The twist of Stark dying and Steve Rogers going again in time to be with Peggy Carter was one of many nice shock endings of all time. 

If something, although, the thought any loss of life will keep everlasting was in all probability logical pondering gone excessive.

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