The below theory — which I am about to break for you — is the most interesting, & well-conceived theory of Avengers speculation that I have ever come across on Reddit.
Excited? BE READY!!!
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This theory comes from Reddit user LoL-Guru, who put so much care into addressing every small detail of Avengers: Infinity War,
Anyway, LET ME EXPLAIN ALL THIS TO YOU:
Remember on Titan, when Thanos addresses Doctor Strange and says, "You never once used your greatest weapon"? He was, of course, referring to the Time Stone, and how Strange didn't use its power to help defeat Thanos right then and there.
Seriously, why didn't Strange use that bad boy and take another shot at the "remove the glove" plan?
"An answer became clear when I remembered certain key details from the Doctor Strange movie," writes LoL-Guru.
"Even with the power to slow, pause, or reverse time, we have seen foes with the ability to ignore the Time Stone's effects," explains the user. For example,