10 Mind-Blowing Facts You Didn't Know About The MCU

Thanos versus Titanic: who would win?

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Since 2008's Iron Man kicked things off, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has become such a massive Hollywood juggernaut that even the most casual of moviegoers is familiar with the characters and the brand.

But because of how rich the universe is and how complex its behind-the-scenes practices are, there are inevitably some bits of information that even the most experienced MCU fans might not be aware of.

At this point, it's really not enough to just watch the movies. With Avengers: Infinity War acting like each viewer was familiar with MCU lore - as well as knowledge like the Sony Spider-Man deal coming in handy for those wondering where Andrew Garfield went - having a wealth of Marvel-tastic information at your fingertips is essential for maximizing your enjoyment of the franchise.

So why not fill your Infinity Gauntlet with some juicy facts and tidbits about the world's favourite superhero universe?

From the strength of Thanos' guns to a surprising appearance in the first Iron Man movie, if you already knew all of these... then we bow down before your unrivalled MCU knowledge, oh mighty one.

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