A Kid Wanted To Know If Luke’s Lightsaber Could Cut Through Captain America’s Shield—And Mark Hamill And Chris Evans Weighed In

A child asked a question that stumped his father and had many people weighing in, but it was the responses by Luke Skywalker and Captain America that set Twitter abuzz.

The question in question was:

Can a lightsaber cut through Captain America’s shield?

Twitter user Hannajoe Settlemyre called out to actors Mark Hamill and Chris Evans:

Hamill and Evans didn’t disappoint. First Hamill weighed in:

Evans quickly came back with his own response:

Fans were beside themselves with glee at these two worlds merging on Twitter. 

People certainly had some opinions about the lightsaber vs. shield debate.

Nerdist stepped in to let science have the last word. 

Check out the video and see if you agree.

Or you could watch the battle playout in Lego form.

We don’t see this debate coming to a close anytime soon. 

H/T: Twitter Moments