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Old 10-10-2012, 08:22 PM   #62
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Default Re: Captain America 2: News and Speculation - Part 1

Originally Posted by metaphysician View Post
I would, grudgingly, accept some form of age-retarding phlebotinum, if that is explicitly *all* it did. Thus, you could set her origin deep in the cold war without taking away her badass normal-ness.

I just would also make clear that having a few extra decades on various people doesn't actually make her automatically *better* at the non-powered skill routine than any other elite type. It just means she still remains at her peak years after she'd otherwise start to slow down.

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