Currently, a whopping 30 characters have been confirmed to appear in Marvel’s massive crossover event Avengers: Infinity War, arriving in 2018…
Well, duh. Naturally Tony Stark will lead his half of the Avengers team into battle with Thanos.
Meanwhile, Steve Rogers will presumably lead his underground Avengers in the fight for the fate of the universe as well.
Thor was absent for the clash of the Titans in Captain America: Civil War, but you can bet that he won’t miss the Infinity War.
Despite not possessing any powers, Natasha Romanoff have proved herself highly capable in the face of even the toughest enemy.
Though we will have to see what good the guy with the bow and arrow can do against an evil alien overlord and his army.
The might of the Incredible Hulk will likely come in useful against Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War.
Benedict Cumberbatch will get his first Marvel crossover event in Avengers: Infinity War, as the sorcerer supreme Doctor Strange aids Earth’s Mightiest Heroes.
King T’Challa of Wakanda will join in the fun in Infinity War before starring in his own solo movie later on in 2018.
The same goes for Scott Lang’s Ant-Man. He and Hope Van Dyme will then head their own movie, Ant-Man and the Wasp, elsewhere in 2018.
Now that Marvel have the rights to Spider-Man, they are going to make the most of him. We look forward to seeing Spidey take part in a proper space battle.
Avengers: Infinity War could see Bucky finally transition into a hero, as he helps the team save the world.
Cap’s other best bud Sam Wilson is also on board. Will Steve die and leave the Captain America mantle to one of these two?
Scarlet Witch will no doubt have to push her powers to the limit during this battle to end all battles.
Seeing as he has one of the Infinity Stones in his head, Vision may well prove integral to the plot of Avengers: Infinity War.
We haven’t even met her yet, but Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel will appear in Infinity War ahead of her own solo movie in 2019.
The Infinity War will finally unite the Avengers with the Guardians of the Galaxy. So that’s Star-Lord…
… itty bitty Groot…
… and Drax.
Gamora’s assassin sister Nebula will also appear, after joining the Guardians team in the upcoming Vol. 2.
Mantis will also join the team’s line-up in Vol.2, before reappearing in Infinity War.
We know by now that Thanos the Mad Titan will be the main antagonist of Infinity War, as it will detail his quest to collect the Infinity Stones to complete his all-powerful Infinity Gauntlet.
Samuel L Jackson’s been missing from the MCU for a while now but he will return in some form in Avengers: Infinity War.
As will his right-hand woman, SHIELD agent Maria Hill.
In Guardians of the Galaxy, the Collector proved to be an expert on the Infinity Stones so it’s no surprise he will turn up in Infinity War.
Likewise, Eric Selvig’s physics genius has given him a role in The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron and now Avengers: Infinity War.
Now that the Ancient One is dead and Mordo has fled the coop, Wong is the senior master of the mystic arts and could be a useful ally to the Avengers.
Game of Thrones’ Peter Dinklage is confirmed to appear in the movie – but as who? Some fans think he will be the villainous robot MODOK.
It wouldn’t be a Marvel movie without a cameo from Stan Lee! Wonder how he will turn up this time…?