Captain America Picks Up Mjolnir. In this scene, Captain America finally picks it up. Why didn't Captain America pick up Mjölnir before Endgame?
Didn't see that one coming, did you? In the final battle scene with Thanos (Josh Brolin), Cap easily picks up the hammer and uses it in the fight, confirming what fans had suspected this entire time. Here are some of the biggest questions we had after seeing the Avengers.
Maybe he has some individual flaw I am not aware of that makes him unworthy?
Why didn't Captain America pick up Mjölnir before Endgame?
Once folks got back home, though, they started to think about the ins and outs of the scene and in the past year it's been discussed and analyzed in. Long ago, Odin placed an enchantment on Mjölnir so that only those who are worthy and pure of heart could pick it up, let alone swing it around and beat on someone like Thanos. GeneralBenKenobi: Could Cap always wield Mjolnir (meaning he could have picked it up in Age of Ultron and decided not to), or did he progressively get more worthy over.