Anthony and Joe Russo, known as the Russo Brothers, directors of, have a steady hand on the throttle of Avengers: Infinity War during the film's final hour. Shame that it was apparently stressful enough to break up the tandem of and. Is it possible Wasp and Ant-Man were just in the Quantum Realm while the main Thanos assault was happening? The Captain Marvel of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is Carol Danvers. For more on the end of the movie and what it means for the sequel you can read our. What will happen in Avengers 4? But the novelty of the Marvel's first big superhero team-up was irresistible, and director balanced his ensemble expertly, giving everyone plenty to do so none of them ever fades into the background. How does the end credits scene after Infinity War set up Avengers 4? He pulls out a device--something that looks almost like a beeper--and dials out just as he himself begins to disintegrate.
Then, Maria begins to disintegrate into ash. Fury is set to appear in Avengers 4 and both will star in Captain Marvel. Their backs are to the audience, but their identities are unmistakable the moment Fury addresses Hill. Just how long has Fury known about Captain Marvel? In one 1970s plotline, Thanos got his hands on the , one of a series of devices possibly created by the Skrulls, at least in one storyline that effectively grant wishes. Ever since Nick Fury appeared in a scene after the Iron Man credits in 2008, post-credits teasers have become instrumental to Marvel Studios' sprawling superhero universe. We're talking Thor-level strength and relative invulnerability, energy projection, and the ability to fly. It's fitting that Fury is the one to reach out to Captain Marvel.
Stephen is very much Up To Something. Did the rapture just come to the Marvel Cinematic Universe? What happens Long time, no see! Thanos' motivations, as explained earlier in the film, were to bring balance to the universe by killing half its occupants. Black Panther, Spider-Man, Doctor Strange, and the majority of the Guardians of the Galaxy have disappeared, yet all have sequels in the planning stages. As we saw during the proper end of the movie, Thanos was successful in completing his Infinity Gauntlet, using it to snap his fingers and wipe out half the universe. This scene proves beyond the shadow of a doubt that half of the population of Earth just croaked, and scenes like this are playing out all over the universe. Except the camera pans down to the communicator, which has successfully sent a message -- one that is indeed received, as the digital display turns into the red, yellow and blue colors and Hala star logo of Captain Marvel, the cosmically powerful hero created by Roy Thomas and Gene Colan, and first introduced in Marvel Comics in 1968. Why is that Captain Marvel pager so old and janky-looking? Post-credits scenes have been a Marvel Studios tradition since the Marvel Cinematic Universe debuted in 2008's original Iron Man film.
And thus ends the spoilers. As Hill starts to fade as well, Fury dashes to his bag in the back seat of their car, grabbing a strangely modified beeper. If they stayed in their seats through the credits, they also saw one of the most compelling and necessary post-credits scenes Marvel has ever produced. And as the bad guy is a really nice touch. As Maria evaporates, Fury pulls out and activates a small device.
So how many after-credits scenes do movie-goers get? The appearance of the X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Deadpool is almost certain. Fury is clearly contacting Captain Marvel to alert her to the situation on Earth — a move that both sets up her solo film, and her eventual reappearance in the Infinity War sequel, as an important part of the solution to the Thanos problem. Sebastian Stan gave an interview where he cited being in a scene with both Hank Pym Michael Douglas and Janet Van Dyne Michelle Phieffer , and that did not happen in Infinity War, basically confirming that The Winter Soldier meets up with the original Ant-Man and Wasp. Then he, too, crumbles into soot. Let us know in the comments.
Soon, Maria Hill is ashed, as well -- leading Nick Fury to grab a noticeably old-school communication device. But ultimately, everyone who flaked away is coming back. Or perhaps flying through space? They watch their closest compatriots crumble into dust, expressions of shock and fear on their faces even as they fade away. Fury does manage to get off a distress signal before he ceases to exist. While you're here, read our or find out if you haven't already. I do understand, by the way.
The implication is clear: The person Nick Fury thought to call in the event of a catastrophe of cosmic proportions — bigger than Hydra or the Chitauri or Ultron — is Captain Marvel. Luckily, there are a few other cosmic Marvel heroes who have been alluded to in the past who just might be able to lend a hand. Their progress is interrupted when a car smashes into theirs. He presses a button on the very 1990s piece of tech, but then realizes he too is turning to dust. What is Avengers 4 about? So, to answer your question. As they scramble out of their car, Hill begins to crumble and abruptly vanishes, leaving Fury on his own.
And it's a surprisingly cryptic one, too. The end of Infinity War is very literally an end--the actual, genuine annihilation of half the universe at the hands of Thanos, armed with a fully powered Infinity Gauntlet. The possibility of Agent Coulson appearing in Infinity War is exciting because when a few of our beloved Avengers inevitably die, it may comfort the remaining Avengers to know one thought-dead Avenger still lives. If that last name sounds familiar, it's because he was teased in an In the comics, it's Nebula who is able undo everything Thanos has done and Warlock who makes sure it stays that way. The pager falls to the ground and we see it apparently reach its contact, as the Captain Marvel insignia and signature colours flash on its little screen.