The First Reactions to Avengers: Infinity War Are Here and Just About Everybody Has Been Blown Away

By James Whitbrook on at

Last night, the press got to see Avengers: Infinity War, the culmination of a decades worth of Marvel movies that unites all your favourite heroes (and also Hawkeye) in one big mishmash of epic proportions. Although reviews aren’t available yet, critics have taken to social media to laud the movie—especially all the surprises it holds.

Stay tuned to io9 later today for our full review of Infinity War, but for now, to whet your appetite, here’s a flavour of some of the reactions out of last night’s premiere:

But perhaps one Twitter user put it best—famously noted movie critic Brie Larson, who also moonlights as the star of Captain Marvel:

Turns out this movie might be pretty good, who could have guessed? Not long to go now for the rest of us to see it—Avengers: Infinity War finally hits cinemas on Thursday.