Hearing What

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#1 Posted by Andferne (38281 posts) - - Show Bio

I think that Heimdall is seriously under-rated. Not only here but at other sites too.

I mean who had better hearing than this guy? He is able to hear a plant grow from MILES away.

A freakin plant growing I mean come on.

/end rant

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#2 Posted by Hyperlight (7671 posts) - - Show Bio

you right hes a boss!!!..... he can feel other dimensions and such

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#3 Posted by kheranlord12 (1303 posts) - - Show Bio

From wikipedia

He also possesses extraordinarily acute superhuman senses, most notably his vision and hearing, bordering on the extrasensory. His senses are said to be so acute that he could hear sap running through trees, and "the tiniest plant growing in the heart of the hidden hills", and see and hear anything occurring in Asgard or on Earth. Heimdall can also "look across time, as well as space", in one instance seeing the far-off approach of an invading party and correctly predicting that they were still a full two days away from Asgard; this ability to see what has yet to come is retained even after the establishment of the new Asgard on Earth. Heimdall has been said to be capable of detecting the fluttering of a butterfly's wings "a thousand worlds away". Heimdall is able to sense the life essences of Asgardian gods throughout the Nine Worlds of Asgard, and has the ability to focus on certain sensory information or block it out of his consciousness as he chooses, being so alert that he requires no sleep at all. According to Ares in his War Plan for the Siege of Asgard, Heimdall can "see and hear as far as creation", even capable of seeing the Dark Avengers at Avengers Tower from Broxton. Certain magical spells can block his sensory powers. Additionally, his powers of sight are limited if even one of his eyes cannot see; apparently his eyes are capable of sustaining physical injury and require a long time to naturally heal, if ever.
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#4 Posted by Jotham (4577 posts) - - Show Bio

What's more impressive is that he can differentiate between all this sensory input. Any normal person would probably just hear a deafening buzzing sound.

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