History ComicBook / DamageControl

9th Jul '17 5:59:38 PM RoninMacbeth
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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily'') as a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse. While it was initially intended to release in 2016 or 2017, the project was placed in DevelopmentHell due to the network re-evaluating its commitment to creating Marvel television shows. It was ultimately revealed that Damage Control will make their first official appearance in ''Film/SpiderManHomecoming'' as a group funded by Tony Stark.

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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily'') as a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse. While it was initially intended to release in 2016 or 2017, the project was placed in DevelopmentHell due to the network re-evaluating its commitment to creating Marvel television shows. It was They ultimately revealed that Damage Control will make made their first official appearance in ''Film/SpiderManHomecoming'' as a group [[GovernmentAgencyOfFiction federal agency]] funded in part by Tony Stark.
29th Mar '17 8:27:02 PM Blazer
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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily'') as a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse. While it was initially intended to release in 2016 or 2017, the project was placed in DevelopmentHell due to the network re-evaluating its commitment to creating Marvel television shows.

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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily'') as a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse. While it was initially intended to release in 2016 or 2017, the project was placed in DevelopmentHell due to the network re-evaluating its commitment to creating Marvel television shows.
shows. It was ultimately revealed that Damage Control will make their first official appearance in ''Film/SpiderManHomecoming'' as a group funded by Tony Stark.
4th Mar '17 1:22:31 PM nombretomado
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* DamageControl: The series is centered around a group of people tasked with cleaning up after the destructive fights between superheroes and villains in the MarvelComics universe.

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* DamageControl: The series is centered around a group of people tasked with cleaning up after the destructive fights between superheroes and villains in the MarvelComics universe.Franchise/MarvelUniverse.
13th Jan '17 8:22:37 PM KingClark
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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily''), presumably debuting sometime during the 2016/2017 season. It will be a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.

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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily''), presumably debuting sometime during the 2016/2017 season. It will be (''Series/ModernFamily'') as a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.
Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse. While it was initially intended to release in 2016 or 2017, the project was placed in DevelopmentHell due to the network re-evaluating its commitment to creating Marvel television shows.
28th May '16 8:27:42 PM Doug86
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''Damage Control'' is a comic (in both senses) series published in intermittent bursts by MarvelComics. Created by {{Dwayne McDuffie}}, it offers a lighthearted look at the MarvelUniverse through the lens of a company specializing in rebuilding areas devastated by superhero-supervillain throw-downs. HilarityEnsues when abandoned bits of AppliedPhlebotinum are picked up, superweapons are accidentally activated, and super-villains won't pay their bills.

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''Damage Control'' is a comic (in both senses) series published in intermittent bursts by MarvelComics.Creator/MarvelComics. Created by {{Dwayne McDuffie}}, it offers a lighthearted look at the MarvelUniverse through the lens of a company specializing in rebuilding areas devastated by superhero-supervillain throw-downs. HilarityEnsues when abandoned bits of AppliedPhlebotinum are picked up, superweapons are accidentally activated, and super-villains won't pay their bills.



* LaserGuidedAmnesia: One story had the company hired to repair damage to [[{{Comicbook/X-Men}} Xavier's School For Gifted Children]] from a super-battle. After the repairs were completed and the crew paid, Professor Xavier used his telepathic powers to erase their memories of the school's location and students.

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* LaserGuidedAmnesia: One story had the company hired to repair damage to [[{{Comicbook/X-Men}} [[Comicbook/XMen Xavier's School For Gifted Children]] from a super-battle. After the repairs were completed and the crew paid, Professor Xavier used his telepathic powers to erase their memories of the school's location and students.
30th Mar '16 8:46:20 PM YourMindAches
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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily''), presumably debuting sometime during the 2016/2017 season. It's assumed to be yet another part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.

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In October 2015, it was announced that a television series based on the title was in development at Creator/{{ABC}} by Ben Karlin (''Series/ModernFamily''), presumably debuting sometime during the 2016/2017 season. It's assumed to It will be yet another a part of the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse.
5th Jan '16 10:59:58 AM PaulA
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* SecretIdentityChangeTrick: Parodied in an issue where Speedball tries to find some satisfactory way to go change into costume when supervillains attack... then tells everyone he's going to go get a frozen yogurt.
* SexySecretary: Anne the receptionist.
28th Dec '15 3:46:04 PM Anddrix
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* BrokenTreasure: One issue features a group of DoctorDoom's minions destroying their laboratory while researching new weapons, and hiring Damage Control to rebuild it exactly the same as it was before Doom finds out. It might have worked out if they hadn't then tried to stiff Damage Control on the bill, because surely they wouldn't dare try to collect from Doom in person...

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* BrokenTreasure: One issue features a group of DoctorDoom's Doctor Doom's minions destroying their laboratory while researching new weapons, and hiring Damage Control to rebuild it exactly the same as it was before Doom finds out. It might have worked out if they hadn't then tried to stiff Damage Control on the bill, because surely they wouldn't dare try to collect from Doom in person...



* NervesOfSteel: Albert Cleary, who serves overdue bills to '''''DoctorDoom''''' without showing any outward signs of distress. ("Outward signs" being the important bit here. On the inside, he's imagining himself in the morgue and praying for divine intervention.)

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* NervesOfSteel: Albert Cleary, who serves overdue bills to '''''DoctorDoom''''' '''''Doctor Doom''''' without showing any outward signs of distress. ("Outward signs" being the important bit here. On the inside, he's imagining himself in the morgue and praying for divine intervention.)
19th Dec '15 5:27:13 PM nombretomado
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* MediumAwareness: Played with when SheHulk was a featured guest-star; the comic made fun of her [[FourthWallObserver fourth-wall savvyness]] at the time by repeatedly [[{{Lampshade}} Lampshading]] it... culminating when She-Hulk has a building collapse around her:

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* MediumAwareness: Played with when SheHulk ComicBook/SheHulk was a featured guest-star; the comic made fun of her [[FourthWallObserver fourth-wall savvyness]] at the time by repeatedly [[{{Lampshade}} Lampshading]] it... culminating when She-Hulk has a building collapse around her:
13th Dec '15 6:31:06 AM Phoenixion
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* ((Sitcom}}: Dwayne McDuffie, who co-created the concept with artist Ernie Colón and wrote Damage Control's initial non-adventures, pitched ''Damage Control'' to Marvel as "a sitcom within the Franchise/MarvelUniverse".

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* ((Sitcom}}: {{Sitcom}}: Dwayne McDuffie, [=McDuffie=], who co-created the concept with artist Ernie Colón and wrote Damage Control's initial non-adventures, pitched ''Damage Control'' to Marvel as "a sitcom within the Franchise/MarvelUniverse".
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