Avengers: Endgame is undoubtedly the mega movie of the year and the recent news of the film breaking pre-sales record is one of the proof of the same. Fandango announced that the film broke the pre-sales record in just 6 hours. Avengers: Endgame directors Joe and Anthony Russo took to their combined Twitter account to thank their fans for giving so much love to the movie even before its release.The film-makers tweeted as, “Unbelievable” with a screenshot of the news snippet. “You guys are awesome #WhateverItTakes.”
Avengers: Endgame surpassed Star Wars: The Force Awakens in terms of record. Fandango editor Erik Davis said their ticket-selling service has “never seen anything like this.”Erik Davis said in a statement, “Avengers: Endgame sales have exceeded all expectations and surpassed Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the previous record-holder, to become Fandango’s top-selling title in its first 24 hours of sales, and it accomplished that feat in only six hours”. He further added, “We’ve never seen anything like this – it’s truly a groundbreaking accomplishment – as fans simply cannot wait to see how this epic saga comes to a close.”
From the pre-sales news, it is quite clear that Marvel Studios will see humongous box office collection with Avengers: Endgame. As per reports, it will outperform Avengers: Infinity War three-fold and may collect USD 840 million worldwide during its opening weekend.
As per Fandango, the top five first day pre-sellers are as follows:
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Talking about the movie, Avengers: Endgame is the last movie of Phase 3 and represents the climax of Infinity Saga. The movie is all set to release on April 26.