Episode 3: A Thanos Primer

In anticipation of Avengers: Infinity War, listener Joel L. asks about its villain, Thanos, and why he's so scary.

 The Blood Brothers would be completely forgotten were it not for their being in this issue.

The Blood Brothers would be completely forgotten were it not for their being in this issue.

 I see five characters here you'll actually see in the movie.  Maybe six.

I see five characters here you'll actually see in the movie.  Maybe six.

 A lot of characters die in this book.  Most are back now.

A lot of characters die in this book.  Most are back now.

 The defining Thanos story to date, and the major inspiration for the film.

The defining Thanos story to date, and the major inspiration for the film.

 Infinity Crusade: Yes, religion gets brought up.  No, not well.

Infinity Crusade: Yes, religion gets brought up.  No, not well.

 We've apparently run out of nouns to go with "Infinity."

We've apparently run out of nouns to go with "Infinity."

 

Don't forget to stay past the credits!

 For the cosplayer in your life.

For the cosplayer in your life.