Questions tagged [hawkeye]

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Have Bullseye and Hawkeye ever faced off?

In the Marvel universe, the two greatest marksmen are Hawkeye (either Clint Barton or Kate Bishop) and Bullseye. Considering both have been around for over forty years, have they ever faced off in the ...
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When did "Budapest" take place in the MCU?

In the MCU, a mission took place in Budapest in which Clint Barton (Hawkeye) was sent to take out Natasha Romanoff. I believe it was also the mission in which Natasha was sent to kill Dreykov and his ...
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How was a single arrow able to do this in What If...? S1E3?

In What If...? season 1 episode 3, "What If... Earth Lost its Mightiest Heroes?", Clint Barton is ready to shoot Thor at Mjolnir's landing site when Hank Pym forces him to shoot. However, ...
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Why did Hawkeye have an ankle monitor in Endgame?

At the very beginning of Avengers: Endgame, it looked like Hawkeye was wearing a leg tag, the sort you wear if you've been released from prison for home imprisonment. Was Hawkeye in trouble or did I ...
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Why was Rhodes following Barton?

At the beginning of Avengers: Endgame (2019), we learn that Hawkeye Colonel Rhodes told Black Widow that he was chasing him. What were his intentions? We also see him at the end at A few meters ...
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Why is Hawkeye using a sword instead of bow and arrows?

In the Avengers: Endgame trailer, Hawkeye is using a sword instead of bow and arrows. Why?
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As Goliath, did Clint Barton ever take advantage of his Hawkeye skills?

In my quest to read all Hulk comics, I recently read Avengers #88 and Sub-Mariner #35. In both these comics, Clint Barton makes an appearance as Goliath. This is the same Clint Barton better known as ...
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Are Hawkeye's glasses special?

In some of his more recent appearances, Hawkeye sports either glasses or goggles of some sort. In any continuity, is his eyewear special in anyway compared to normal glasses? Or are they just regular,...
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How/when did Clint Barton and Natasha Romanov become friends?

In the first Agengers Assemble movie, Romanov states that she "has red on her ledger" because Fury sent Barton to kill her, but that Barton decided to spare her. She said she did not like having red ...
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What are the differences between Hawkeye and Green Arrow?

When I first started reading Green Arrow, not caring about the Marvel vs DC thing, I thought he was the only bowman superhero - and he looked like Robin Hood. Then I found Hawkeye, who was more like a ...
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Where do Green Arrow and Hawkeye get their arrows?

Green Arrow and Hawkeye have some pretty awesome arrows. The Green Arrow wikia goes some way to explaining these: Since that time, Ollie has used his wealth and resources to fashion specialty ...
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What is Hawkeye's association with the colour purple?

Hawkeye seems to be somewhat unusual in the superhero world in that he doesn't have a primary-coloured uniform, and specifically he's associated with the colour purple. Why did his creators choose ...
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What varieties of arrow has Hawkeye used?

During the Avengers movie I recall seeing Hawkeye use four types of arrow: normal piercing arrows, exploding arrows, an arrow equipped with an electronic hacking module and an arrow with a rappelling/...
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In Avengers, how plausible is Hawkeye's archery proficiency?

In the Avengers, (my specifics below are from the film) Hawkeye is a mortal man who is extremely proficient with a bow and arrow. He frequently in the film How far off is this from actual ...
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