24 HOURS, OVER 230 MILLION VIEWS
On Wednesday, our social media feed (especially Facebook and Twitter) is suddenly flooded with a particular trending trailer – Avengers Infinity War. You’ll never know which was the first friend that picked it up and started sharing but you soon realize that everyone is talking about it.
In fact, if you viewed the trailer on Wednesday, you are one of the record-breaking 230 million views! In the first 24 hours, the trailer has garnered more than 230 million views, smashing previous records and leaving them far behind at second place 197 million views (IT) and 139 million views (The Fate of the Furious).
ON YOUTUBE ALONE: 1 DAY, 42 MILLION VIEWS
This was taken yesterday on the 30th of November, just one day after the official trailer was released on Youtube by Marvel Entertainment. 42 million views on just one social media platform, not to mention the numerous sites that picked up the trailer, thousands after thousands of tweets and shares on Facebook.
The movie is expected to be released next year, May 4th but its never too early to get all hyped up with the most epic trailer ever. A film which Marvel fans have been begging for, Avengers Infinity War will bring together basically every hero from the last decade of Marvel movies to fight against the evil Thanos.
Social media played a huge part in making the trailer viral and breaking all-time view record with fans sharing their excitement with their network.
Of course, the cast themselves also took to social media platforms to share news on the movie!
Robert Downey Jr – IronMan
Chris Hemsworth – Thor
Josh Brolin – Thanos
View this post on Instagram
Dear Mom. Hey, it’s me, Than. So, I’m most likely coming home for Christmas but I have to finish this thing first. I think you’ll be proud. Anyway, I just wanted to send you this quick shot of me to let you know I’m okay. I love you, and I’ll see you as soon as I destroy…sorry…I mean, I’ll see you when I’ve finished. Love you! Thanos. #alwayslookingout #familyiseverything #imaybeuglybutimloved #infinitywar #whoops #mom?
Tom Holland – Spiderman
Elizabeth Olsen – Wanda Maximoff
Mark Ruffalo – Hulk
Jeremy Renner – Clint Barton
Paul Bettany – Vision
Here are fans’ posts on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter talking about #InfinityWar.
— MCU News & Tweets (@MCU_Tweets) November 29, 2017
Steve Roger's beard was by far the most talked-about moment from the new #AvengersInfinityWar trailer!
Check out the other top moments according to the Twitter community… pic.twitter.com/MkO6TeLn1j
— MCU News & Tweets (@MCU_Tweets) December 1, 2017
— Ryan Penagos (@AgentM) November 30, 2017
— Derek Laufman (@laufman) November 30, 2017
In case you’ve missed it, here is the video. As of today, it is still #1 Trending on Youtube with over 50 million views. Are you excited yet?