Marvel Studious released the much-anticipated trailer of “Avengers: Endgame” and fans went berserk!
The “Avengers: Endgame” trailer was viewed 289 million times in its first 24 hours after it was released around 5 a.m. PT on Friday, according to Marvel Studios. That blasted past the previous record of 230 million views, set a little over a year ago by the studio’s “Avengers: Infinity War.” Behind that was Disney’s “The Lion King” teaser, which racked up 224.6 million views.
The views for the “Avengers: Endgame” trailer was tabularized across multiple platforms, including YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter.
Check out the trailer here:
“To the greatest fans in the world, thank you for being there from the beginning till the endgame and making Marvel Studios’ #AvengersEndgame the most viewed trailer in history with 289M views in 24 hours!” the studio said in a Twitter post.
To the greatest fans in the world, thank you for being there from the beginning til the endgame and making Marvel Studios’ #AvengersEndgame the most viewed trailer in history with 289M views in 24 hours! pic.twitter.com/Fe0MA2Gfqy
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) December 8, 2018
After Thanos wiped out half of all life in the universe, Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) joins forces with Captain America (Chris Evans) and Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and other members of the superhero crew to rise up again and fight Thanos.
The trailer also set a record for Twitter conversation for a movie trailer in the first 24 hours — with 549,000 mentions soaring past previous record holder “Avengers: Infinity War” (389,000) and “Black Panther” (349,000).
Avengers: Endgame boasts of a stellar cast including Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Josh Brolin, and Chris Pratt.
The fourth Avengers movie and the sequel to “Infinity War,” is set to hit theaters on April 26, 2019.