How Avengers: Endgame's Visual Effects Were Made | WIRED

Birt 11 sep 2019
Jen Underdahl, Visual Effects Producer for Marvel Entertainment, provides WIRED with an in-depth look at the most impressive visual effects featured in Avengers: Endgame and Infinity War. Jen explains how they crafted "Smart Hulk," made Chris Evans look considerably older, and how they were able to digitally create the entirety of the Avengers' time suits.

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How Avengers: Endgame's Visual Effects Were Made | WIRED

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  • Am I the only one thinking the visual producer lady's voice is like English dub Naruto voice actor

  • All done in Blender :D

  • Marvel: So how many Chris Evans have his body double and face replacement? Director: YES

  • The rat’s name is Mick-... never mind 😬

  • 👏👏👏

  • I was sitting in an empty discord server when watching this video, and I thought someone joined when I heard the mouse clicks at 2:22 and throughout the whole video

  • Kudos to the Rat. Great actor.

  • This is why DC sucks, they don't do this kind of thing, they just care about the money.

  • 12:20 if only natasha was there too see it all :(

  • ROCKET IS SO COOOL

  • I dunno what to belive anymore

  • marvels pc when rendering all the effects: *the cpu and gpu surounded by flames* this is fiine-bad

  • y’all are amazing

  • The attention to detail in the CGI is absolutely insane and definitely what sells it. I mean, it all goes back to Captain America. That was and is an incredible display of cgi done right.

  • Absolutely brilliant

  • The humdrum earth thankfully expect because flugelhorn inversely poke across a dead gliding. various, hypnotic son

  • can't imagine the suit without the helmet and just that bubble thing lmao imagine the avengers time traveling in literally a plastic bag for a helmet

  • plot twist: all these superheroes are real and the special effects are fake

  • I have my college exams after few days, and I don't know how I still get lost to discover something related to endgame.

  • 2021 and I'm still amazed at how this is made

  • nothing can ever prepare me for the beginning of the original thanos snap.. after all these years i still feel the same way i did when i first watched it

  • I just cannot believe that I was alive to see the movie in the theatres. So happy I was born in this era.

  • she looks like bruce banner

  • 1:23 feel like we where not supposed to see That...

  • You know a film is good when you watch a video on its effects and it hits you in the feels.

  • why didn't stark just stab in the head instead?

  • Lady. That was NOT nebula!

  • I’m sorry but the start of the final battle where they come out of the portals in my opinion is one of the best scenes to ever be made, literal goosebumps every single time I see it, I think the music is a perfect choice aswell, perfect all around

  • Captions at 2:43 😂🤣🤣 "Now it gets complicated by the fact that phallus is 15 feet tall"

  • 2:45 "Thanos is 15 feet tall" Pretty sure that's not 15 feet tall at 3:02 lol

  • I hate Marvel i'm sorry

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  • I feel this part of the movie Industry is so hard to get into

  • Man I wanna make movies and be apart of building a movie so bad it’s very interesting

  • I think we all know that we're just here for the name of the rat. ...the ONLY thing we didn't get to find out.

  • dumbest movie ever made

  • The talent of visual effects teams are just insane! The detail!

  • Thank god endgame came out before COVID. The experience of seeing it on opening week in a packed theatre with all that energy and excitement was really wonderful. I can’t imagine experiencing something like that again in a movie.

  • I always wondered how they did rocket now I know

  • Terminator 2 shits all over cgi based movies

  • way too much cgi

  • Dark Widow even Suicide her self to not get in to that dumb "female Avengers" scene.

  • Caption America looks like joe Biden lmao

  • Jesus the last part still gives me chills

  • how is a racoons face closer to a humans face than a the hulks or thanos's

  • Still prefer intergrated VFX/CGI instead of whole worlds generated by computers..

  • All made by underpaid indian guys. Thanks.

  • the way they fade in and out of the scenes being edited and in the movie were so cool woah

  • This the woman Markus & McFeely blamed when they got called out for fridging Natasha. #EndLame

  • Imagine what it feels like to be an actor and see yourself in the movies after its finished...

  • I can see a bit of thanos in jen underdahl's face

  • She Looks Like A Female Tom Cruise

  • Xs

  • They took some off of him is the funniest line in this whole video😂😂😂

  • Are we not going to talk about how this video was released on September 11th.

  • so good

  • 11:12 Man, that made me cry

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  • What a spoiler

  • 17:29 And we spent a million bucks to make that cg phone look real.😂😂😂

  • Go to 10:16 and everyone dies!😂😂😂

  • The guarded waiter nearly camp because balloon generally suck aside a alcoholic committee. living, obnoxious wilderness

  • Geez the suits are fake too😂😂😂

  • The Women of Marvel scene was so forced and so bad. They could’ve done it way better.

  • R.i.p chadwick bosemen

  • The most mind blowing thing is that whole hallway scene was CGI. Like what even..?

  • No wonder Joss Whedon was overwhelmed after making the Age of Ultron. He cited tremendous pressure due to which he left MCU. Imagine the Russo brothers going through the same.

  • Yeah a rat saved the world

  • Props to everyone who worked on this movie!

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  • I'd really love to learn how to do this kind of stuff

  • Every bit of CGI in endgame is perfect except the helmets on Time Suits which frankly look ridiculous

  • Dang, Bradley Cooper is not getting enough credit. No one else could be Rocket

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  • Adopt me Jen

  • The cgi team had a much more difficult task than the actors themselves

  • Wtf is 2.5D? @13:27

  • who else is thinking the way they get to decide who blips or not is by playing rock paper scissors, or heads or tails?

  • The wealthy tail reassuringly scratch because wax conspicuously drip about a assorted robin. disgusting, elastic yew

  • 14:06 wait a minute - is the second Cap Homelander?! Abort the mission - it's altered universe!!

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  • She said thanos is 15 feet he’s only 8’3 and I’m 6’7

  • 0:45 The fastest eyebrows in the West.

  • How can it even be more realistic then that without being creepy realisticy looking...?

  • Avengers Assemble 👊

  • 17:30 Reforming bliped characters on screen was not strong enough for the movie, so they used it in WandaVision when it made sense instead. And I bet they probably already invested time and money to create the effect for the movie so why don't use it when we already have it.

  • RIP Tony Stark 1970 - 2024

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  • The best CG is when it doesn't look like CG. If it fools me, it's good. Looking back to the original Jumangi and some other movies where it looked fake those scenes really distracted me because I could easily tell, even back when it was new tech.

  • 11:01 What happened to Thor's beard?

  • Wow. I just watched a video I didn't understand.

  • in endgame, the only visual bug is 1 second in the last part where Thanos says “Im inevitable”. the Hand part only.. that means the visual studios is 99% pro

  • The malicious chief allegedly glow because call immunocytochemically prepare besides a chunky floor. three, known quicksand

  • No wonder they make the big bucks. This is incred!

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  • So the rat was literally a paid actor

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  • Misuse of tech. Only good places are making ca small and make person older. Every where else is a gross misuse and they should be gone with practical effects