Therin of Andor wrote:
Marvel started promoting the Avengers nearly 2 years before the movie came out and it helped wonders for them.
Marvel movie after-credits coda has been a teaser for "The Avengers". How do we know an advance theatrical trailer "helped wonders"?
Oh come off it, the fanbase was positively frothing at the mouth when it saw any sort of advance promotion. Trek fans would be no different.