1 Yondu Saves Quill

Yondu sacrificed his life to save his adopted kid after the two became stranded in the vacuum of space.

2 I Am Iron Man

The wave of a hand saved trillions of lives. Tony Stark quickly dispelled any claims that he wasn't effective if they had ever been made.

3 Groot Protects the Guardian

The team's demise was all but guaranteed when the Guardians' spacecraft caught fire and was about to crash.

4 Black Widow Gives Herself To The Stone

Although it's frequently depicted as the Black Widow giving her life to save half the universe, Avengers: Endgame didn't actually include her doing that.

5 Yinsen Saves Tony Stark

Ho Yinsen made sure the whole Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) was protected after terrorists kidnapped Tony Stark in the first Iron Man movie.

6 Klein Refusing Rumlow

Not every brave deed must be performed by a hero. True heroism occasionally manifests itself in the form of regular people.

7 Steve Rogers Jumps On A Grenade

Steve Rogers was a skinny child from Brooklyn with a strong sense of right and wrong before he became the renowned Captain America.

8 Quicksilver Sacrifices Himself

Although Quicksilver was one of Marvel's quickest speedsters, he apparently wasn't quick enough to evade speeding bullets.

9 Iron Man’s First Sacrifice

Even though The Avengers is known for its humour, there are also serious themes that one of the characters dealt with for years.