Sure, Thanos (Josh Brolin) could have killed half of all life on-screen, however one intriguing fan idea suggests there could have been a puppet grasp at work — a transfer that’d actually dwell up to the God of Mischief title. In a brand new idea by u/Engineering_123, the fan theorist questions whether or not Loki (Tom Hiddleston) was the true architect behind the occasions of Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, not directly main Thanos to acquire all six Infinity Stones earlier than snapping away have of all life throughout the universe.
As the theorist factors out, it looks like the gathering of the Infinity Stones have been a comparatively new improvement inside the MCU itself — one thing which will have began after Loki doubtlessly knowledgeable the Mad Titan what the Stones might do precisely. In an try to show this, the theorist factors out the Infinity War flashback the place Thanos and his armada are going from planet to planet bodily murdering half of the inhabitants. Because of that, it is hinted Thanos is way more attracted to his thought of genocide slightly than really gathering the Stones themselves.
Further backing up the thought is the actual fact there was the mannequin Infinity Gauntlet in Odin’s vault through the three Thor motion pictures. Though Hela (Cate Blanchett) ultimately revealed the Gauntlet to be a faux, Loki nonetheless might have been effectively conscious what it was meant for, thus passing the knowledge alongside to Thanos — one thing that would have led him to Nidavellir to get his personal model of the merchandise made because the earlier one was presumably destroyed through the destruction of Asgard in Thor: Ragnarok.
To cap it off, the theorist mentions Loki’s assault on Earth in The Avengers was all only a entrance. Instead of dominating the world, Loki’s true intentions have been to raze half of the life as to slot in with Thanos’ ideology.
Upcoming Marvel Studios initiatives embody Black Widow on May 1, 2020, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier in Fall 2020, The Eternals on November 6, 2020, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings on February 12, 2021, WandaVision in Spring 2021, Loki in Spring 2021, Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness on May 7, 2021, What If…? in Summer 2021, Hawkeye in Fall 2021, and Thor: Love and Thunder on November 5, 2021, and Black Panther 2 on May 6, 2022. Marvel Studios Disney+ sequence with out launch dates embody Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight, and She-Hulk.