A Final Judgment For Captain America (Judgment Day Spoilers)

Today sees three AXE: Judgement Day comic books from Marvel's current Avengers/X-Men/Eternals crossover events. Avengers and Fantastic Four have tie-in issues that, ironically, move away from the major cosmic battle issues of recent months. While Judgment Day #5 ramps it up more than ever.

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So in Avengers #60, the Progenitor Celestial God appears to Hawkeye to judge him, in the form of his ex-girlfriend. But then again, don't they all? But somehow Hawkeye has missed that everyone in the world is being judged. While in Fantastic Four #47, Mister Fantastic has gone away to have a think about it all. And, as the rest of the Fantastic Four are then under assault, does have one worthwhile thought,

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Doing his best Secret Wars Hulk impression. But yes, if the Celestials wasn't to destroy humanity wouldn't they have done so already?

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Comparing Hawkeye to mailbox in terms of morality might come close. But everyone else seems to be acting as if they aren't being judged by a huge Celestial God. Or maybe Hawkeye is just so obsessed that he can't see it.

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Captain America, in Judgment Day, gives the Celestial the Big Speech that is always well known for.

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While Hawkeye gets a look at the Celestial motivation for all of this.

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So what happens after Captain America gets his audience?

Fantastic Four, Hawkeye And Captain America Get Judgmental

Okay, so that's not great.

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Cyclops isn't the only one whose head is exploding it seems, Spider-Man is about to be killed by a super-migraine of a Spider-Sense. And that's Ms Marvel down as well, and the Thing just crumbles apart…

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While the 1% of the 1% can't run away from this judgment either. The Celestial is, if nothing else, a stickler for fairness…

FANTASTIC FOUR #47 DAUTERMAN VAR (RES)
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(W) David Pepose (A) Juan Cabal (CA) Russell Dauterman
A.X.E.: JUDGMENT DAY TIE-IN!
The Taking of Baxter 1-2-3-4 begins now! With judgment looming over the Marvel Universe, Reed Richards has locked himself in his Think Tank in search of answers. But with the fate of humanity on the line, what happens when OUBLIETTE MIDAS sets her sights on the Baxter Building? As the Fantastic Four falls before the Exterminatrix's death traps, only one hero remains standing – but if you thought Oubliette was dangerous, it's nothing compared to what the Invisible Woman is capable of. Get ready for Die Hard in the Baxter Building, as we've only got one thing left to say: Yippie-ki-yay, Marvel Universe.
RATED T In Shops: Sep 21, 2022 SRP: $3.99

AXE JUDGMENT DAY #5 (OF 6) MOMOKO VAR
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(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Valerio Schiti (CA) Peach Momoko
It's too late? In Shops: Sep 21, 2022 SRP: $4.99

AVENGERS #60 (RES)
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(W) Mark Russell (A) Greg Land (CA) Garron, Javier
A.X.E.: JUDGMENT DAY TIE-IN!
The Avengers' ace archer is back! As Judgment Day looms, Hawkeye is called upon to justify his existence. As a benchmark, Hawkeye must prove that he brings at least as much joy and usefulness to the world as a randomly chosen mailbox, which, admittedly, is a pretty high bar.
RATED T+ In Shops: Sep 21, 2022 SRP: $3.99

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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