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Old 07-26-2012, 09:41 PM   #34
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Default Re: Does The Falcon Need A Superpower Upgrade?

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Originally Posted by Joeyjojo72 View Post
There is just no practical purpose for mechanical wings in combat. And they would have to be enormous for a 200 lb man plus equipment to achieve flight, negating their usefulness as a stealth system. Im not saying they cant pull it off somehow, but I think they need to throw canon out the window and re imagine the character in a way that doesnt require acrobatic suspension of disbelief on the part of the audience.

This wont cut it:

The mechanical wings weren't the only things helping him fly. He also had high-speed electric jet turbine engines attached to his suit and boots.

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