Avengers Endgame: Who Is That Kid At The End?

Now that the world is seeing Avengers: Endgame, the final installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Infinity Saga, there are many questions to be answered. And that’s before you consider what happens from here in the MCU. We know some of the movies still to come, but how will Marvel Studios top what it has already done? Warning: The following contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame.

While most of the questions you have will likely be answered with time, there’s some we can solve right now, whether it’s if there was a post-credits scene or what the ending of the film means. However, there’s yet another question–a minor one, but still–that is ready to be answered.

Toward the end of the film, during Tony Stark’s (Robert Downey Jr.) funeral, many of those he’s has known throughout the first decade of the MCU are seen, from his fellow Avengers to the Guardians of the Galaxy, to even friends like Aunt May (Marisa Tomei) and Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson). There was one face in the crowd you might not have recognized, though: that of a teenage boy. At a glance, you may have dismissed him as being Peter Parker (Tom Holland), but the answer is actually a really nice Easter Egg.

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The boy is Harley Keener (Ty Simpkins). You should remember him as Tony Stark’s kid sidekick in Iron Man 3. In the 2013 film, Tony winds up in Tennessee after an attack by the Mandarin (Ben Kingsley), where he befriends Harley. The kid then helps him track down the Mandarin and plays a big role in helping Tony cope with the PTSD he’s suffering from due to the fallout of the first Avengers film.

Harley was not seen or mentioned in the MCU after Iron Man 3, but including him in Tony’s funeral is a very nice touch–and one that shows the impact Stark had on the young man. In fact, now that he’s growing up, perhaps Harley could be a candidate to become the next Iron Man. That probably won’t happen, but what a fun twist it would be. Regardless, the mystery is solved.

Avengers: Endgame is in theaters now. Made sure to check out GameSpot’s review of the film, as well as an accounting of everyone who dies, and a deep dive into figuring out Dr. Strange’s plan between Infinity Was and Endgame.

from GameSpot – All Content https://www.gamespot.com/articles/avengers-endgame-who-is-that-kid-at-the-end/1100-6466505/

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