The first trailer for Avengers: Infinity War was released on Wednesday, and it’s already garnered a set of YouTube records. The trailer broke two records. One for the most views worldwide in the first 24 hours: 230 million. The first-day world record was previously held by It (197 million) and, before that, by The Fate of the Furious (139 million). Perhaps Avengers: Infinity War broke that record because everyone was rewatching to see all those characters and the easy-to-miss details.
The trailer was also the fastest to reach 1 million likes on YouTube, and it’s still climbing (over 2 million likes as of this writing). And strong reactions continue to pour in about the unprecedentedly-popular Avengers: Infinity War trailer. Some likened Thanos’ appearance to other familiar figures.
Some compared members of the Avengers to other people:
Meanwhile, in other parts of the Marvel universe, Deadpool had more pressing matters to attend to.
Captain America’s beard was a huge thirst trap for Twitter but also an easy target for zingers like this:
And one naughty scamp went and leaked the whole ending of the movie. OMG, SPOILERS!
Avengers: CGI Punches A Portal, But Not The Same One As Last Time It’s Totally Different And More Serious Now opens May 4th, 2018. That title is subject to change.