Do yourself a favor and Google 'Thanos' for a cheeky 'Avengers' Easter egg
- Alongside the long-anticipated launch of "Avengers: Endgame," Google has added a Thanos-themed Easter egg to its search engine.
- Activating the Easter egg is far simpler than putting together an Infinity Gauntlet: Just Google the term "Thanos."
- If you haven't seen "Avengers: Infinity War," maybe don't do this.
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The main bad guy in "Avengers: Endgame" - and across the last several movies - is a large alien named Thanos.Perhaps you've heard of him? He's kind of a big deal, both literally and figuratively.Advertisement
More than just being a well-known antagonist, Thanos is notorious for a particularly heinous act in "Avengers: Infinity War." And that act is now tied to a very silly Google Easter egg.
Spoilers ahead: If you've yet to see "Infinity War" and don't want to have it massively spoiled, now is the time to turn away.
If you type "Thanos" into Google search, you might notice a particularly familiar golden, bejeweled glove appearing in the results.It looks like this:Advertisement
Hey, why's the Infinity Gauntlet here on Google?
Turns out it's a clickable item - and it acts very much like Thanos' version of the gauntlet, in that it starts vaporizing search results like so many superheroes at the end of "Infinity War."Check it out:Advertisement
Even more hilariously, one of the results it wipes out is "Marvel characters":
Go see for yourself by typing "Thanos" into Google search!Get the latest Google stock price here.Advertisement