The Marvel Cinematic Universe & The Infinity Theory

So many rumors and theories talking about the Infinity "Stones" we've seen in the MCU. Here is my full breakdown of the MCU and how I tie it all together with my Theories on Marvels MCU End Game. Hit the Bump for my serious yet wild attempt at sage advice and prediction.

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By E.F. "Manny" Camacho - 8/9/2014
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Infinity Gems...In the MCU Infinity Stones as stated in Guardians of the Galaxy and the post credit teaser of Thor 2: The Dark World. Six infinitely powerful gems now seemingly revealed to have been forged by the Celestials, observed being used by one as well, destroying a planet in what appears to be a recreation of an iconic comic page from Eternals. 
While there are many discussions on the subject I want to point out a few things and then I want to open the floor for discussion and let you decide what you think we're dealing with here.

 

First let's put a few things together.

 

Iron Man | No mention of anything remotely to be at all involved with an Infinity Stone. The only inkling and this is a stretch, is the possibility that the Arc Reactor may have some type of connection as an energy source that may be revealed in the next Avengers film.

The Incredible Hulk | Focused predominantly on eliminating the 2003 Ang Lee film and setting the stage properly for the Hulk in the MCU. There is no direct connection to any Infinity Stone in the film. Ends up being rebooted again, by recasting Mark Rufalo as the Hulk in The Avengers.

Iron Man 2 | Still no Infinity Stones but the 'Unobtainium' concept (as I call it) is opened up into the MCU. It may not be as significant now but I believe there is a tie-in down the road for various of Starks developments. but mostly from his Arc Reactor and this new element.

 

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Thor | In the first few minutes of this film (11:08:02) during the vault break-in we can witness the Infinity Gauntlet perched in one of the alcoves. A moment in the movie that was glamorized at San Diego Comic-Con which put the magnificent looking prop on display.
 
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However if you look closely, it almost looks photoshoped to have glimmer. When compared to the very dull gems of the Gauntlet that were on display. There is a point here and if you are already following me, you might be there but I'll make it clear to those not completely with me just yet.

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Captain America: The First Avenger | The first iteration of what can be perceived as a Cosmic Cube is called a Tesseract, a mathematical term. More likely an infinite container for an infinity stone and glows Cobalt Blue.

It was used heavily to power all of the futuristic weapons designed by Arnim Zola and at first glance destroyed The Red Skull at the end of the film. A likely hypothesis is that it disintegrated him and shot him to somewhere else in space, similarly to how the Bifrost shoots objects across space. This has not been confirmed but the CG animation was almost identical. However, there is another suggestion that can be slightly compared with the recent GOTG movies...I'll explain there.

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You also have to agree, if he was being destroyed as we witnessed in GOTG, why did a location in space open up before doing so. Only to be followed by a geyser burst of energy, exactly as seen when the Bifrost targets a planet (realm).

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Starting the rumors, theories and guesstimations about what may occur with the gauntlet. Most happily among those rumors were the notions of Thanos appearing in the MCU. 

Red Skull also found this Cube hidden in Tonsberg, Norway in a Nordic Castle/Temple of sorts in a Stone wall representing Yggdrassil. The Tree of Life, Knowledge and Fate.

The Avengers | The Tesseract is a major focus in the film, is being studied by SHIELD and used similarly as HYDRA did in their experiments to create powerful weapons. 

It is used to open a very large wormhole in Space that brings forth an alien invasion by a species called the Chi'tauri. 

We know the Tesseract is the goal of the antagonists for a variety of purposes yet to be fully revealed and only seemingly for the wormhole opening at the end of the film; and at the beginning to control the minds of various SHIELD agents, namely Hawkeye and of Eirik Selvig.

During the course of this film a scepter of leadership is given to Loki and a point is made about "Did he not put the scepter in your hands!?" 

The scepter has a large glowing orb embedded in the spearhead. It also has the same glow as the Tesseract. This is used as a plot device to enrage Banner and cause the destruction of the Helicarrier. Whether it was being controlled mentally by Loki or if the Blue gem in the scepter itself drives people to madness is unclear. But at least it is closer toward the power of Mind than has been revealed for the Tesseract itself. We also see the Tesseract being used once again as energy for Teleportation when Thor takes it and Loki back to Asgard. The only other odd clue that may be reaching is that Loki stated "How much dark energy did the allfather have to conjure to send you here?" (A possible indication that the Gem for Space is Dark, as in Purple? I know that's reaching, but it could be an intentional crumb).

Thanos is surprisingly revealed during the post credit teaser solidifying his presence as the largest perceptible villain of the MCU

Iron Man 3 | Aside from references of "New York" there is no real mention of the Tesseract and the film seems to be more of a standalone personal growth story for Tony Stark. His yet-again updated Arc Reactor embedded in his chest (which was a point of pride, sacrifice and salvation made to Banner during The Avengers) gets removed. Side Note: All of his Armor (I’m sure you're all aware by now) was not at all powered by it, and had incredible feats utilizing a car battery as its charging source...O_o
 
But no connection to the MCU's general goals toward the Infinity Gems.

Thor 2: The Dark World | A new stone is revealed and is called the Aether. It is later given to the collector for safe keeping. This Aether glows red and is seemingly a living mass of smoke and plasma. The Collector makes a comment about having this one Infinity Stone (as he calls it) and five to go. After verifying that the Tesseract is in Asgard. Volstagg states clearly, that it is unsafe to keep two Infinity Stones so close together. The first time the Tesseract is indeed refered to as an Infinity stone. It's unclear whether he wants them for himself or if he in turn is working for Thanos or some other entity.

Thor very easily defeats Malekith when he is using the Aether to fight against him. We also know from his attempt at destroying the Aether, that the Infinity Stones/Essences are not able to be destroyed.

During the end credits scene with the Collector we also observed what the Coccoon for Adam Warlock. 


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Thank you Screenrant for finding the page in the comic and putting this image together after Thor 2

Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier | Similar to Iron Man 3, this film is more geared toward the personal growth of Captain America and utilizes nods to the events of Civil War. Completely deconstructs SHIELD and has almost no mention of anything related to the Infinity Stones and is completely terrestrial in nature. The only connection is again to the engines that power the repulsor lifts on the Insight Carriers, likely powered by their own Arc Reactor (somewhat of an odd point made during the Avengers, why didn't SHIELD go to Stark for Clean Energy Concepts), something likely corrected in this film but only gleaned from subcontext. 

However, during the post credits, not only do we get to see a glimpse of Baron Von Strucker. We also still see Loki's Scepter with the Blue gem still at its spearhead.

Guardians of the Galaxy | A third stone is presented and is specifically stated to be an Infinity Stone. There is no subtlety to what it is for the audience, nor is there general guess work. In other words we're not going to confuse the Tesseract as the Cosmic Cube, which is really an Infinity Stone in some form.

We learn that the Collector's "Museum" is housed at Knowhere. The massive severed head of a celestial and he, through the help of Peter Quill and Gamora, acquires this Infinity Stone. It glows Purple and is demonstrated as a planet killing plot device.

We again see the future possible Adam Warlock in his coccoon

The Collectors museum is partially destroyed and is lost to Ronan the Accuser. However, the Aether is not at all mentioned in the film and most likely continues to remain hidden in this museum or another of the Collector's locations. Unless it has already been given to Thanos. It is still unclear as to what role the collector is playing.

The same speculation can also lead us to hypothesize that the Tesseract, is still in the vault at Asgard along with the Gauntlet.

Thanos has a small appearance in the film responsible for setting in motion the events leading up to the acquisition of the Infinity Stone. The stone in the end is given to the Nova Corps. Or so the protagonists lead us to believe. There was no other Teaser other than a randomly placed Easter egg-like Howard the Duck.

Wild speculations have filled the ether that is the internet over his appearance and it has been denounced as simply a joke by the director and producers. Something fun to put in the end of Guardians of the Galaxy.

Avengers 2: Age of Ultron | Ultron is revealed along with two key characters. Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch. How it becomes connected to the Infinity Stones is yet to be determined.



With that basic rundown...Let's define the Infinity Gems as we know them.

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Notice the color of the gems depicted here are not the same as in Thor


Blue | Mind

Think of this Gem as if Charles Xavier and Cerebro were one...If the user also had the Power Gem The reach is universal

Red | Power

Think of this Gem in terms of Superman or the Hulk and combine the two...Limitless strength. The wearer is for all intent and purposes Omnipotent. This gem is used to super-power the other gems. 


Purple | Space

Allows for instantaneous travel, without actually traveling. Its instantaneous translocation. It also allows for the movement of anything in space, to anywhere else in space. With the Power Gem, the user is Omnipresent.

Green | Soul

Shang Tsung on Cosmic Steroids...You can control and manipulate Souls...Living and Dead. With the Power Gem, you're essentially like the old school anime Mech Ideon...Powered by all the souls that have lived and will ever live. The Gem itself is vampiric in its need for more souls and is itself a container of a pocket universe.

Orange | Time 

Complete and utter control of the Past, Present and Future. Can be used to alter the age of anything the user chooses to manipulate. With the Power Gem the user becomes Omniscient...All knowing.

Yellow | Reality

Considered the most dangerous of the gems. This Gem can control and manipulate the universe and unchecked can rampantly alter the universe into invariable realities. Completely affecting what is, will be, and has been instantaneously. The other gems help seal its power from doing this with impunity.
 



What We've Observed In The MCU Thus Far...
In terms of Color: Blue, Red and now Purple.

The Blue Tesseract is used as an energy source. But technically so has Red and Purple. I think this is a bait and switch by Marvel, just as they have done so by calling it the Tesseract and encasing it in a glowing blue cube-like structure, leading us originally to think it was the Cosmic Cube.

I imagine all of the Infinity Gems/Stones can be used as massive infinite energy sources.

The main use was Teleportation. Our perception of Red Skull was not that he was being destroyed. I believe he was teleported, where to and when he'll return is a mystery. I can speculate it will be either at the end of Avengers 2 in a post credit reveal or at some point in Captain America 3. But that's another scenario, let me get back to his teleportation. The animation displayed was not a violent release of energy as displayed in GOTG with people being obliterated by touching the stone. It was almost exactly the same as the Bifrost Teleportation (as I displayed the scene from above). 

However, the translocative properties belong to the Purple Stone for Space not the Blue Gem of Mind.

The Purple Stone in GOTG was displayed as a completely destructive power. I posit that this is only because it is improperly being used, or is more of an overload mechanism as we also saw the potential creators of the stone use it in the same manner. I also posit that what we saw is not what we saw. We simply are interpreting the observed as the expected. Marvel again, giving us a bait and switch. It's quite possible the planet being destroyed wasn't actually destroyed. But again we're only going on what our eyes showed us.

The Red Aether in Thor 2 could not have been the Red Gem of Power. Used by Malekith, I imagine he would have wielded it to be far more powerful than was witnessed. Yes Thor is powerful, but he decimated Malekith. The argument can either be made that Malekith was not powerful enough to wield the stone or that in fact it was not the stone itself.

I think the biggest context clues are the generally observed.

The only "Stone" we've seen, or allegedly have seen as a stone is Purple...I’ll come back to this.

The Tesseract is not a stone it’s an octochron, a tetracube or Hypercube...take your pick of mathematical terms. The Stone is inside this container...The argument can be made that the blue glow is from the radiation of the cube itself. But I'm not going to make that argument. I still think the stone, or more frankly with my theory, the essence inside is blue.

 



The Aether itself is another perfect clue. It is in a free-floating plasma-like state. Like an Essence perhaps. This Essence, while red, functioned more like the power of Soul. Seemingly trying to control or takeover the souls (as I am hypothesizing was observed in the film) of the characters it came into contact with.

It took over Jane Fosters Soul, Malekith allowed it freely to enter his soul. Thor would not. Thor out-willed the Aether and defeated Malekith by sheer will alone. While the glow was red, there are examples where Soul glows red in the comics (grant it there are also examples of Thanos calling all the Gems "Soul Gems" as well as it glowing other colors). It could also be reasonable to argue that it cannot enter the body of an Asgardian for the MCU interpretation.

Why all the bait and switch? What's next or what should we expect?
 
I wrote in one of my earlier reviews and in an editorial about my theories on Thanos. Anyone familiar with the comics and even mainstream fans that don't read a whole lot of comics may have learned this from their friends or reading sites like CBM. Thanos is not a conqueror. His goals are not the conquest of a people for his admiration. Loki, he wants to conquer, he's a diva, he wants you to look at him and bow down...

Thanos has one goal. To get Lady Death to appear and return his love. That's it...
 
Thanos would sooner destroy a star to annihilate an entire system with billions or trillions of lives only to turn around (similarly to how Groot turned around in GOTG after plowing through a dozen enemies) and smile at a statue of Lady Death in hopes she would manifest into the statue and profess her love to him. This is one of the reasons he's called the "Mad Titan".

So let's put it all together.

Ronan the Accuser added a piece to this puzzle. He was a very powerful being. Yet he had to let go of the Stone or likely be destroyed. He attached it to his Hammer. 

Thanos needed the Earth to get to Asgard, this is why he didn't destroy it. To obtain the Gauntlet which has the actual Infinity Gems embedded in it. The stones/essences we've been witnessing need to be harnessed into those Gems to unlock the full power of the gauntlet. He needed the Tesseract to gain access to Asgard. In its current state it allowed for transport between the realms. In GOTG his next direct interaction is seeking out the Purple Infinity Stone. Which I still believe is the essence for the Gem of Space. Again, a second effort to use its power to translocate to Asgard. Thanos so far may be the only character in the MCU that might be able to properly wield the power of the Tesseract. other than Peter Quill and the rest of the crew sans Groot who temporarily used the stone. Ronan felt the power, but quickly smooshed it into his hammer (What a bitch!)

The "Stones" are what I’m calling keys...
 
Thanos needs the gauntlet to become a god and destroy all life in the universe. Not necessarily the universe itself, but to possibly create and continually destroy life for the purpose of  repeating the process to gain the love of the still absent Lady Death.
 

So many theories, a culmination that is still years away, slowly trickling toward us one MCU film at a time.
What do you think? Do you think I'm reaching? Do you agree? Is your mind blown or did you already think this up over your morning lucky charms and cartoons? Hit me up here and on social media, form some words, share this editorial and as always hit that giant red thumb, it makes me happy in the places hidden from the light.
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siggisuperman - 8/10/2014, 2:11 AM
It has always been my theory that the technology that the reactor is based on is rooted in Howard Starks research of the Tesseract
MODOKillian - 8/10/2014, 2:12 AM
Great article! Really helpful.

I'm going to speculate the Arc Reactor is somehow linked into a gem, and that Dr. Strange holds the reality gem.
siggisuperman - 8/10/2014, 2:26 AM
I also think that we shouldn't read too much into the appearance of the infinity gauntlet in thor and at the comic con, I am pretty sure that when we finally see the gauntlet properly, it will look different.
tripttwe - 8/10/2014, 3:41 AM
Nice theories. I can dig em...
johndawg - 8/10/2014, 3:55 AM
Great read. I like the theories. Very well thought-out and presented. There should also be some mention of Iron Man 3 where the universe makes an appearance. Why is that scene there? Things that make you go, "Hmmm?"
SpoonySpoon - 8/10/2014, 4:34 AM
Loki's scepter is not an infinity stone, this has been confirmed.
SecretWarrior - 8/10/2014, 4:41 AM
Good call on the Aether being the soul gem. I guess Marvel's bait and switch worked on me, because I didn't guess it was Soul.

But it makes sense. It took over people, wasn't as powerful as you would expect.

But I'm still confused because of all the portals. I mean Malekith used it to control/manipulate the openings between realms. Granted ANY infinity gem has a limited ability as far as teleportation, energy blast, granted power etc... But why would Malekith use that particular one if it was the soul gem? I guess we have to wait to see what marvel confirms.

Oh and didn't Kevin F. Confirm that the stone in GOTG was Power? I remember reading that awhile ago and it confused me because I thought that the Aether was Power.
SecretWarrior - 8/10/2014, 4:45 AM
I think the scepter was mind gem... Confirmed or not. Maybe Marvel didn't want to confirm it back then but maybe they've changed their minds because it sure acts like the Mind gem. Ithink AOU will confirm it (mind gem unlocks potential of minds so it might be able to create mutants by activating latent powers I.e. quicksilver scarlet witch)
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 4:52 AM
"Ends up being rebooted again, by recasting Mark Rufalo as the Hulk in The Avengers."
it hasent been rebooted the events of the incredible hulk are still cannon all they did was replace Edward norton.

"How much dark energy did the allfather have to conjure to send you here?"
also this was just a throw away line to explain how thor got to earth after the destruction of the bifrost.
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 4:55 AM
secret warrior- malekeith was useing the aether to alter reality, he was not controlling/manipulating the portals. the portals where part of harmonic convergence nothing to do with malekeith.
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 5:05 AM
@SecretWarrior

The portals in Thor: TDW are because of the convergence, thats the reasoning behind all of the invisible portals, Selvig studied the convergence and thats what he based the instruments he made on.... I added a link, I love the movies but I really wish they would go into more detail on the stones

http://marvelcinematicuniverse.wikia.com/wiki/Convergence

Nothing is confirmed yet, but I'm starting to lead toward the Aether being the soul gem too, for all the reasons you stated, the soul gem also has a hunger for souls and it attaches itself to Jane.... Adam Warlock's cocoon is also in the possession of the collector, so it would make sense that the soul gem/stone is now closer to Warlock....

DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 5:06 AM
Good article, looking forward to learning more and seeing more of Thanos
NoAssemblyReqd - 8/10/2014, 5:07 AM
The Tesseract was shown very briefly in IRON MAN 2. As Tony is flipping through his dad's notebook, there is a clear image of a cube. Only in CA:TFA would we realize that the Arc Reactor was based on the Tesseract.
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 5:12 AM
@kinghulk

In your opinion, how did Malekith use the Aether to alter reality?

@efcamachopmp

They also used a Soul Forge to scan Jane Foster's body for the Aether, this also points towards the Aether being the soul stone....
Titanace - 8/10/2014, 5:53 AM
Wow....Hugh job. We'll done and I enjoyed the read and effort you put into this.
Titanace - 8/10/2014, 5:54 AM
Huge...just woke up...lol.
jascurio - 8/10/2014, 5:57 AM
@drkinsolving Um wasn't the aether confirmed to be the reality gem, as I saw it Malekith was trying to consume the world's in darkness thus altering reality
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 6:01 AM
drkinsolving- no that was his intentions to return the universe to darkness. he didnt actually do it that's just how i understood it. i was thinking without the other gems assuming the aether is the reality gem it's cant just alter everything on a universal scale with a click of a finger without the other gems.
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 6:02 AM
@jascurio

No, it's never been confirmed. Unless you have an article or proof that I missed?? Fiege only confirmed the space and power gem/stone
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 6:06 AM
@kinghulk

Maybe, just wish they would tell us, unless their planning on never saying what the gems represent in the movies.... Maybe they will always just label it simply as the Aether
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 6:08 AM
Drkinsolving- i agree i wish they would just tell us. im guessing they havent made up their minds yet otherwise i think they would have told us by now. after all they confirmed the orb was the power stone but we've known about the aether for longer and they still haven't confirmed it yet.
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 6:14 AM
@kinghulk

True, I know Feige confirmed the Power and Space stone in interviews, but I don't think they ever actually called or acknowledged The Orb as the power stone or the Tesseract as the space stone within the actual movies, so maybe in the end the stones will just be known by those names

The Tesseract
The Aether
The Orb
DarthVonDoom - 8/10/2014, 6:18 AM
James Gunn confirmed in an interview the orb was the power stone.
beane2099 - 8/10/2014, 6:25 AM
I know the Marvel folk are fond of misdirection but Fiege said in an interview that the cube was space and Gunn revealed on Twitter that the purple stuff is power. I also seem to recall Fiege directly mentioning that the Aether was reality but I don't recall where that last one occurred so I'll chalk it up to speculation. But he did say they weren't following the same color scheme as the comic version of the infinity gems. So they can be anything.

With that said, I didn't see how the aether and purple stuff differed all that much aside from the personal contact thing. So I'd accept almost any theory on what those are at this point. Though the aether as the soul gem seems wrong to me. It didn't seem to be acting on people (or souls) so much as the fabric of the dimensionsin which they lived. That speaks more to reality than the soul to me. I also think the fact that Malekith needed the convergence to use the Aether the way he wanted points to the idea that combining the gems is a thing (the cube would have made the convergence unnecessary imo). But to me it seems a no brainer that we'll see the soul gem in Dr. Strange - probably masquerading as another artifact.
beane2099 - 8/10/2014, 6:26 AM
Nicely written article, by the way.
Mastyrwerk - 8/10/2014, 6:41 AM
I've been calling the Aether Soul ever since Dark World premiered and everyone was calling it Power or Reality. Kudos for seeing the details. The clues are there.

Great read! Well done!
Verzwei - 8/10/2014, 7:59 AM
Now that you memtioned, the Aether does seem to be the Soul Gem. I really want the Orb to be something else because SPOILER! of what happened to Ronan. I refuse to believe he's dead! How will he get his role of reluctant hero?!

Pretty damn sure we are getting the Reality Gem for Doc Strange, Time for either Ant-Man or Age Of Ultron and probably Mind (if it really isn't the staff) in the inevitable Inhumans movie (as a mean to find new Inhumans ala Cerebro)
efcamachopmp - 8/10/2014, 8:08 AM
The Scepter I think has some other significance, I don't think its an infinity stone, and yes I'm aware of what Feige has already stated. However, Studio heads are prone to saying things that detract fans from something they don't want leaked.

Also, I deleted two trolls from the thread. This is meant as entertainment.

Have fun with it...
efcamachopmp - 8/10/2014, 8:19 AM
And yes, I'm aware of the Power and Space confirmations. In the article I have arguments and points to why it is either Space or Mind based on its behavior. The main points are that it is used as a space gem even though the color on the outside of the Tesseract is Blue. I still think that color on the inside is blue. Unless they plan on having change to purple at some other time. Same goes for the Purple stone...it will either be purple or change later on when it is in the Gem on the gauntlet.

Marvel is good at bait and switch, masterful really.

@DrKinsolving & @NoassemblyReqd very good catch, I forgot those two! Thank you, how did I forget the soul forge! #derp.

I still don't agree that the Aether was altering reality. It itself was in somewhat of a pocket universe...and was inside of other beings. Jane Foster is human if it wasn't a soul stone/essence and was say reality she probably would have been killed. There goes a major focus of the movie. I'm still pretty certain its soul. There is nothing to suggest reality was altered. The convergence caused the random teleports not the Aether.
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 8:40 AM
efcamachopmp- "It itself was in somewhat of a pocket universe...and was inside of other beings. Jane Foster is human if it wasn't a soul stone/essence and was say reality she probably would have been killed. There goes a major focus of the movie. I'm still pretty certain its soul. There is nothing to suggest reality was altered. The convergence caused the random teleports not the Aether."

it wasent in a pocket universe it was hidden somewhere underground it was only found through the portal to to serve the plot. and the portals where caused by the harmonic convergence. it could be the soul gem.

you misunderstood i never said the aether was the cause of the random teleports i know that was the convergence and i never said reality was altered. what i said was malekeith wanted to restore the universe to what it was before the light and to do that (im assuming) he was going to have to alter reality. he wanted to return the universe to darkness how could the soul gem do that?
CharlesLord - 8/10/2014, 8:47 AM
I get your point about the Aether being the soul stone, but Malekith was gonna use it to put the universe back in the dark...to me the soul stone doesnt correlate with that type of power, altering reality does. Thats why I think its the soul stone. But it can be argued for either and I agree that I wish they would just tell us.
crdl2nslv - 8/10/2014, 9:13 AM
"The Collectors museum is partially destroyed and is lost to Ronan the Accuser. However, the Aether is not at all mentioned in the film and most likely continues to remain hidden in this museum or another of the Collector's locations."

In the first scene of GotG its timestamped 1988, when we catch up with Quill in space, its marked as 20 years later. I didn't see a time jump once he gets the orb. Wouldn't that set GotG in 2008? Meaning the Collector had already rebuilt his museum when he was given the Aether? It kind of blows apart any theory that Warlock's cocoon was open in the end scene. Did anybody else catch this timeline?
Juicy321321 - 8/10/2014, 9:39 AM
avengers=mind thor2= reaity GOTG= space. thats my guess
kinghulk - 8/10/2014, 9:41 AM
juicy321321- the tesseract is the space gem and the orb from GOTG was the power gem.
dezdigi - 8/10/2014, 9:44 AM
I'm thinking we won't see any new gems/stones in Phase 3 till the Dr. Strange movie. I believe a gem will surely show up there and possibly in GotG 2 but that would make for a repetitive plot line. Perhaps, Cap 3 will feature the time gem, although I prefer Cap's movies to be more grounded like Winter Soldier.
Juicy321321 - 8/10/2014, 9:47 AM
than ronan should have been way stronger than that. loki controled people an the aesther best trait was moving the 9 relmes
DrKinsolving - 8/10/2014, 9:48 AM
@efcamachopmp

Haha, derp, I forgot about the Soul Forge at first too.... Fun article, I'm sure we'll be seeing a lot more of the gems/stones in the upcoming movies.... Hoping we get to see Warlock soon
Juicy321321 - 8/10/2014, 9:49 AM
the powerstone made the hood a badass an he sux
Frevoli - 8/10/2014, 11:21 AM
Occam's Razor - they gems not acting like their colour desgination, means they've changed the colours for the MCU

The Tesseract - Able to create portals - space.
The Aither - Fluid and able to change the universe into darkness - Realty
The Orb - The strength and explosions - power

Loki's staff could be the mind gem, or it could just be powered by tesseract energy
Wallymelon - 8/10/2014, 11:39 AM
Thanks just wants that good pussy. Lady Death is mad shady for not giving it up.
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