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Old 04-29-2019, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by muldoonthief View Post
You can say that all you want, but it's just not supported by the evidence.

Here's Tony killing Savin and making a quip about it.

Here's Tony attempting to kill Killian, though Pepper had to finish him off afterwards.

Here's Tony killing Ebony Maw. with another quip.

So claiming that Tony won't kill Thanos, Ebony Maw & the rest of the Black Order, and thousands of mindless vicious outriders, who are all intent on killing ALL OF HUMANITY, because "it troubles him greatly" is preposterous.
I think the biggest difference between the MCU and the various DC movies is that the MCU doesn't spend too much time hand wringing about killing. I can only think of three times it comes up:
1) Banner gets upset when Thor tells him the Hulk killed a bunch of soldiers (and then backtracks by saying they were just severely injured)
2) Dr. Strange gets upset about killing, because of the Hippocratic Oath.
3) Spider-man doesn't want to kill and saves Vulture, which fits him because he's just a kid.

The Big 3 don't have any qualms.