Avengers: Endgame had its world premiere last night, and that means there are a select group of people walking this earth who know how it all ends. Those people know, but they’re not talking, because they’re decent human beings. They are, however, talking in much more broad strokes about what they thought of Endgame as a whole. In a word, well, it was a marvel. Critics began tweeting their thoughts after the premiere last night and not only are they basically overwhelmingly positive, they’re flat out in shock.
CinemaBlend’s own Eric Eisenberg was one of the people lucky enough to attend the premiere, and he is still coming to terms with what he saw.
Fans are likely breathing a sigh of relief right about now. The build up to Avengers: Endgame has been immense. Infinity War left things with an incredible conclusion that even those familiar with the story weren’t necessarily expecting. It was hard for people to imagine how Marvel would top that.
And that’s the challenge after all. Ending a story isn’t easy. Finding a way to make things satisfying for the audience, especially because expectations are so high, is that much harder. However, Slashfilm’s Peter Sciretta says that expectations will be met, and likely exceeded. Also, bring tissues…