But because Scott survived his trip there, Hank and his daughter Hope Van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly), the new Wasp, become convinced Janet might still be alive in the dimension.
The new Marvel movie Ant-Man and the Wasp is in theaters now and you may be wondering if you should wait until the credits are over for additional scenes.
The introduction of Ant-Man into Marvel's Cinematic Universe back in 2016 also served as an introduction to the mysterious and limitless "Quantum Realm".
We can confirm that there are TWO additional scenes after the credits, so make sure to stay in your seats until the very end. So how does the mid credits scene set up the sequel?
Avengers: Infinity War, meanwhile, appears to also take place over the course of a few days.
It's a pretty bleak fate, given how obscure the Quantum Realm is to begin with, and with Hank, Jan, and Hope gone, the list of people smart enough to engineer a way to reach him-or even aware that the Quantum Realm exists-shrinks pretty dramatically. Now we know why.
"I can't say really what are seeds about Avengers 4, or about a potential other Ant-Man movie, but I can say that things are definitely in a movie for a reason", Reed said. The TV is showing only the "Emergency Broadcast System" signal - probably as a result of the mayhem caused by Thanos.
Director Peyton Reed told TheWrap that in figuring out what the Quantum Realm could be and where it could lead, he realized the possibilities were endless. The ant who'd subbed in for Scott's daily routine is not only home, he's having the time of his life banging on Scott's electric drum kit.
For more on what Ant-Man and The Wasp's ending might mean, check out our ending explained, plus the 8 biggest WTF questions we have after the movie - and watch the videos above for our theories on what Ant-Man and The Wasp means for the future of the MCU, and everything you need to know about the Quantum Realm.
"The Quantum Realm is the good news and the bad news in this movie".
What happens: Ant-Man and the Wasp closes with the usual reassurance that "Ant-Man and the Wasp will return". and then, a beat later, finishes it off with a question mark. If the Quantum Realm is somehow safe from the Stones abilities, it may come into play in a totally different way come Avengers 4 next year.