What Are Infinity Stones, Anyway? A Guide to Infinity Stones in the Marvel Universe
If you’re a fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, chances are you’ve been introduced to the concept of Infinity Stones. To date, five of the six Stones have made an appearance in one Marvel film or another.
There’s the Space Stone (the Tesseract from Thor, Captain America: The First Avenger, and The Avengers), the Reality Stone (the Aether from Thor: The Dark World), the Power Stone (the Orb from Guardians of the Galaxy), the Mind Stone (Loki’s scepter from The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron), and the Time Stone (the Eye of Agamotto from Doctor Strange).
However, these Stones (referred to as Gems in the comics), have an incredibly rich history in the comic book side of the Marvel Universe. So sit back, relax, and prepare yourselves for a lesson on the ins and outs of the Infinity Gems: