What if…? Episode 8 introduces an Ultron powered by Infinity Stones that gains so much power that he is able to hear Watcher and then fight him throughout the multiverse. But wait: Ind Loki, we learn that Infinity Stones are only infinitely powerful in their own universe. When Loki takes an outside time into the Time Variance Authority headquarters, it’s useless. People who treat the stones like paper scales. So how could Ultron maintain his immense power as he jumped from reality to reality?
It seems like a big deal – but it’s not. And in the video below, we explain why the Stones still work wherever Ultron goes. We also break down several other potential plot holes from this episode, most related to when they were on the timeline for the Marvel Cinematic Universe compared to other MCU movies. See all the plot holes – and all our explanations – below.
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