Why It Might Make Sense for Captain America To Be On The Minority Report Side Of Civil War II

Change_the_Future (1)Civil War II revolves around an Inhuman child who can see the future. Allowing the likes of Captain Marvel to not only prepare for intergalactic threats, but also to arrest supervillains before they commit the crime.

Basically like the police in Minority Report.

And the series see superheroes split over the issue. You can read the looking more and more like the truth spoilers right here. Be warned.

The PR today revealed more about who was on who's side – Captain Marvel's or Iron Man's, opposed to such tactics.

A number were surprised that the Steve Rogers Captain America could be on Captain Marvels side. Surely this is governmental overreach, an authoritarian regime, the removal of individual liberties and the like.

https://twitter.com/Matt_LRR/status/710569119599300609

Except.

All someone has to do is say to Captain America "if you met Adolf Hitler as a kid, would you let him on his way, and only go after him after the Holocaust, or do something about it there and then…"

And like that, Cap's on board.

I don't know if such a scene will play out.

But it could…

About Rich Johnston

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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