Most Tragic Characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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The Top Ten

1 Thor Odinson Thor Odinson

It's so obvious that Thor has the saddest story. Compared to the two above him, he lost everything. He should be number 1!

Watched his home planet get destroyed, saw his father die, his best friend, his brother, AND half of his people - DoroExploro13

Too bad they turned him Hobo in Endgame - wriddhak

5 years of feeling sorry for himself... - codgtamk34

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2 Star-Lord Star-Lord Star-Lord is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character, created by Steve Englehart and Steve Gan, first appeared in Marvel Preview #4. ...read more.

I feel Guardians 3 will be another gut puncher. - codgtamk34

Watched his mother die, had to kill his father, watched his caretaker die, then the love of his life. - DoroExploro13

3 Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch Wanda Maximoff, also known as the Scarlet Witch, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. She is portrayed by Elizabeth Olsen in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She is thought to be one of the most powerful people in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and can ...read more.

She was a survivor of gruesome and painful experiments. Then her brother, Quicksilver, died in Age of Ultron. Then the love of her life, Vision died TWICE in front of her. - DoroExploro13

Horrible experiences - codgtamk34

I feel really bad for her - Ananya

4 Nebula Nebula

Thanos would have Gamora and Nebula battle each other. Every time Nebula lost, Thanos would have a part of her replaced with robotic parts. Not only that, but Thanos called Gamora his favorite daughter right in front of her. - DoroExploro13

5 Loki Loki Loki Laufeyson, or Loki Odinson, is a fictional character appearing in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is the adoptive brother and archenemy of Thor, and is known as the "God of Mischief". In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the character has been portrayed by Tom Hiddleston.

Whatever Thor list Loki lost two times more

Poor guy. Stay strong Loki! We love you!

Poor loki

Wow so true

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6 Rocket Rocket Rocket Raccoon is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Bill Mantlo and artist Keith Giffen, the character first appeared in Marvel Preview #7.

He also lost the whole team to the snap and was the only Guardian left and then became an Avenger. - codgtamk34

Cybernetically built in a lab, Rocket had to watch his best friend, Groot, die TWICE. Once in Guardians of the Galaxy and also when Groot dusted away in Infinity War. - DoroExploro13

7 Drax the Destroyer Drax the Destroyer Drax the Destroyer is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

What species is Drax?

He saw his wife and daughter killed in front of him by the mad titan Thanos. He's a funny person but has a tragic backstory. - DoroExploro13

8 Captain Marvel Captain Marvel Carol Susan Jane Danvers, or Captain Marvel, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Roy Thomas and artist Gene Colan, Danvers first appeared as an officer in the United States Air Force and a colleague of the Kree superhero Mar-Vell in ...read more.

I just saw it yesterday - LightningStrike

Taken from her friends by the Kree to be used as a weapon to fight Skrulls who were simply trying to seek refuge. - DoroExploro13

9 Hank Pym Hank Pym

The original Ant-Man, Hank Pym lost his wife while trying to stop a nuclear bomb. His wife went molecular and warped to the Quantum realm. Yes, they were reunited, but he has been greifing ever since. - DoroExploro13

10 Gamora Gamora Gamora is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Jim Starlin, the character first appeared in Strange Tales #180.

Her home planet, including her mother and father, were killed by Thanos. Then she was kidnapped by Thanos and he claimed her his daughter. - DoroExploro13

The Contenders

11 Iron Man Iron Man Iron Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, as well as its associated media. The character was created by writer and editor Stan Lee, developed by scripter Larry Lieber, and designed by artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby. He made his first appearance ...read more.
12 Captain America Captain America Captain Steven Grant Rogers, most known as Steve Rogers or Captain America, is a fictional superhero appearing in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He was a World War II veteran and is known as the world's first superhero. The character was created by Jack Kirby and Joe Simon and ...read more.

Lost the love of his life after being frozen for 70 years. - codgtamk34

13 Valkyrie Valkyrie

Once a member of the Asguardian Valkyrie, she was the only survivor from Hela's raid on Asgard. - DoroExploro13

14 Erik Killmonger Erik Killmonger
15 Thanos Thanos Thanos is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Jim Starlin and Mike Friedrich. The character first appeared in Iron Man #55 and has been portrayed by actors Damion Poitier and Josh Brolin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
16 Doctor Strange Doctor Strange Doctor Stephen Vincent Strange, best known under his alias Doctor Strange, is a fictional superhero created by artist Steve Ditko and writer Stan Lee appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Doctor Strange serves as the Sorcerer Supreme, the primary protector of Earth against magical ...read more.

That car accident really affected him. - codgtamk34

17 Spider-Man Spider-Man Spider-Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics existing in its shared universe. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko, and first appeared in the anthology comic book Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962) in the ...read more.

He already lost Uncle Ben, and in Endgame, he lost his mentor, Iron Man. There is a chance.

18 Mantis Mantis Mantis is a fictional character, a superheroine appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Steve Englehart and Don Heck, and has been portrayed by Pom Klementieff in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

She was taken by Ego and treated like a slave ever since she was a larva. - DoroExploro13

19 Malekith Malekith

He lost all his people in the fight and ended up dying himself also knowing that lost. This characters whole arc hit me very hard and is in my opinion the most tragic character in the mcu.

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