The Infinity Gauntlet is the most powerful cosmic artifact in all of creation in the Marvel Universe. When completed, it can grant its wielder complete control of Space, Time, Mind, Soul, Reality and Power – the six aspects that govern existence. It is what makes Thanos so formidable. But if you think our heroe are helpless against The Mad Titan’s might, you are dead wrong. Presenting the 6 Avengers Most Likely To Defeat Thanos and Wear the Infinity Gauntlet….
Captain America has already worn the Gauntlet in the comic books. In New Avengers #3, Steve Rogers was chosen by the Illuminati to wear the Gauntlet and save the universe which was about to collide with another alternate reality. The Gauntlet does its job but the Stones are scattered across the cosmos in the process.
In Secret Wars, God Emperor Doom merges multiple realities to make Battleworld. As Doom’s reign of tyranny begins, the heroes of Earth decide to stop him. In Secret Wars #6, Black Panther dons the Infinity Gauntlet and wills reality back to the way it was.
Nebula has joined the good guys only in the MCU. In the comics, she is a full on evil bitch. In the 1991 Infinity Gauntlet saga, Nebula helps Thanos complete the Infinity Gauntlet. But as soon as she finds her chance, she snatches the Gauntlet from Thanos and tries to take revenge on her ‘father’.
In the 2010 Avengers and the Infinity Gauntlet arc, Thanos fights Earth’s mightiest heroes using the Infinity Gauntlet. Spiderman is the last guy standing against Thanos. He uses his verbal sorcery top trick Thanos inot leaving the Gauntlet. Spiderman then uses the Gauntlet to change back reality. Unfortunately, no one but Spidey remembers it as he had willed that the day never ever happened.
The Ultimates Universe has been a major influence on the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In the Ultimates Universe, the Hulk was able to get hold of the Infinity Gauntlets. That’s right! There exists a universe where there aren’t six but eight Infinity Stones in total, four for each Gauntlet. The Hulk wearing two Infinity Gauntlets is just as scary as it sounds.