Hulk was a member of the New Fantastic Four when they, along with the Avengers and the X-Men, fought Kang the Conqueror. Suddenly several of the heroes fade as Thanos activated the Infinity Gauntlet.

The Fantastic Four enlisted Iron Man to their team and tried to solve what was happening when Doctor Strange, the Silver Surfer and Adam Warlock arrived to give their assistance. Warlock explained the situation to the Four and the threat of Thanos as being far greater than they have ever known. The Four and their allies were then teleported to Thanos' domain. Before he could annihilate his enemies, Mephisto, as his advisor, stopped him. The Four confided with Warlock, Strange, and Surfer over how to defeat Thanos, but learned from Warlock that he and his associates wouldn't reveal their plan to keep from alerting Thanos' omniscience. This created distrust between the Four and their allies, in which Banner voiced that Warlock hadn't done anything to stop Thanos when he wiped out half of all life across the galaxy. Warlock and his associates then left in search of "more reasonable allies."

Regrouping, they attempted to take on Thanos again and witnessed the Titan easily defeat the universe's cosmic entities. Wolverine decided to team up with Thanos, replacing Mephisto as Thanos' advisor. The Fantastic Four changed their strategy in taking a Celestial armor, which was then implemented and controlled by Iron Man to attack Thanos. This, however, didn't work. As Thanos shielded himself, Wolverine asked him if he had ever touched Death as a part of love. After defeating Iron Man, Thanos was strongly compelled by Wolverine's suggestion and used the Gauntlet to touch Death. Just as he did this, Wolverine cut off Thanos' arm with the Gauntlet and left him to be physically assaulted by the Hulk. Spider-Man then utilized the Gauntlet and successfully restored the damages done by Thanos.

Thanos was turned over to the Abstract Beings, stripped of his powers and made a simple gardener. The Infinity Gauntlet was turned over to the Watchers and was kept under their protection, which Bruce Banner (who had been separated from the Hulk prior) joined, while the Hulk stayed with the Fantastic Four. [1]


Seemingly those of Bruce Banner (Earth-616)#Powers.

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