Originally Posted by MovieMasterCBM
If you want to keep the number of heroes in an Infinity Gauntlet movie down, or explain the absence of Spider-Man, FF etc, say that they disappeared when Thanos wipes out half the ****ing universe. The latter part is for what you tell your friends when they bug you about it.
Comic-Book Guy as devil's advocate: Yeah, but how come Thanos didn't just wipe out ALL of Earth, huh? How did he just pick and choose which heroes he wanted to kill, and leave the rest alone?