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Use this tag when referencing the Celestial beings from Marvel. An ancient race of powerful beings from the Marvel Universe. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and the [marvel-cinematic-universe] and [comics] tags where appropriate.

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Why would Peter's celestial abilities be tied to the existence of Ego's planet?

Ego tells Peter something along the lines of If my planet and I are destroyed, then you will not be celestial anymore. It seems to me that if Peter is a celestial like his father, or at least a demi-...
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Why does Ego need help sleeping?

In Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, we learn that Ego's hostage traveling companion Mantis is used to help Ego sleep. But why does he need help sleeping in the first place? And who or what did he use ...
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Why did Ego not collect his children himself?

Through the movie we come to learn that Ego had hired Yondu to pick up his children to deliver them to him. We also know that he was paying Yondu quite a lot for each job as well. When Yondu finds out ...
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Is a Celestial a physical being or purely a consciousness?

This question makes the assumption that Ego is purely consciousness and does not have any physical components, any references to his "brain" being some kind of abstract concept to make it easier for ...
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Is there any precedent for Ego in the MCU differing from Celestials in the Comics?

In the second Guardians of the Galaxy film, we learn that Ego is a Celestial. This is big deviation from the comics universe, but that is fine, this is a different universe. However, my understanding ...
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How was Ego born?

In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, So, in the MCU, how was Ego created?
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Can Ego read minds?

In Guardians of the Galaxy 2 when Peter has decided to fight Ego and he keeps destroying Ego's body, Ego eventually changes to David Hasselhoff saying something along the lines of: I simply picked ...
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What does it take to destroy a Celestial?

The Marvel Comics' Celestials seem to be ridiculously hardy: From Thaddeus' answer to Which Celestial's head is “Knowhere”? From what we know of the Celestials in our Universe, (in the famed, Thor ...
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