History WesternAnimation / TheTick

2nd Mar '17 7:31:10 PM Bailoroc
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** The Sewer Urchin gets a whole episode showing off his hidden depths.
12th Feb '17 10:37:46 AM mangamanic
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* CutLexLuthorACheck: In "The Tick Vs Reno, Nevada" the henchmen is surprised when The Fin creates a fish magnet, when he thought that the dolphin was going to do something to get their gang a lot of money. Something that a device that allows you to bring hundreds of tonnes of live fish in moments to your location without need of boats, fishermen or fishing equipment clearly can't do.
11th Feb '17 6:20:58 PM Mauserhawkefd3435
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* WeWantOurJerkBack: With the ''villains'' bringing him back. "We've got to rescue the Blue Tick, who is also mad, but in a much more goal-oriented way."
16th Nov '16 12:31:42 PM MarkLungo
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* TakeThat: Tick is [[AlienAbduction abducted by aliens]] who can only speak one word. "What?" except for their official translator who has "taught myself to speak all your Earth languages. Except Esperanto. (''chuckles'') You could see ''that'' one was going nowhere." (See also EsperantoTheUniversalLanguage.)

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* TakeThat: Tick is [[AlienAbduction abducted by aliens]] who can only speak one word. "What?" except for their official translator who has "taught myself to speak all your Earth languages. Except Esperanto. (''chuckles'') You could see ''that'' one was going nowhere." (See also EsperantoTheUniversalLanguage.UsefulNotes/EsperantoTheUniversalLanguage.)



* ThisLooksLikeAJobForAquaman: Sewer Urchin, normally somewhat useless and meek, becomes a Badass in the episode where they have to battle his sewer-based archnemesis. Here, he is largely unflappable with just the right tools for the job and a pretty cool base of operations.

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* ThisLooksLikeAJobForAquaman: Sewer Urchin, normally somewhat useless and meek, becomes a Badass badass in the episode where they have to battle his sewer-based archnemesis. Here, he is largely unflappable with just the right tools for the job and a pretty cool base of operations.



* ViewersAreGeniuses: You don't ''have'' to know the then-obscure[[note]]this was a few years before the ''SouthPark'' creators popularised the story and turned it into a musical[[/note]] historical footnote concerning the Donner Party and their descent into cannibalism, when they were trapped in the Rocky Mountains in the winter of 1846 on the way to California. But it helps your appreciation of Keith [[NoPartyLikeADonnerParty Donner]], cannibal villain. [[note]]And of course a "doner" is also a style of kebab, made from what you hope is meat.[[/note]]

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* ViewersAreGeniuses: You don't ''have'' to know the then-obscure[[note]]this was a few years before the ''SouthPark'' ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'' creators popularised the story and turned it into a musical[[/note]] historical footnote concerning the Donner Party and their descent into cannibalism, when they were trapped in the Rocky Mountains in the winter of 1846 on the way to California. But it helps your appreciation of Keith [[NoPartyLikeADonnerParty Donner]], cannibal villain. [[note]]And of course a "doner" is also a style of kebab, made from what you hope is meat.[[/note]]



* WatchWhereYoureGoing: Arthur manages to crash into ... {{Leonardo da Vinci}} [[ItMakesSenseInContext while flying. Twice.]]

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* WatchWhereYoureGoing: Arthur manages to crash into ... {{Leonardo da Vinci}} Creator/LeonardoDaVinci [[ItMakesSenseInContext while flying. Twice.]]
12th Oct '16 5:17:28 PM La_Ninje
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August 19 2016 saw Edlund return to the character for a brand new live action series exclusive to Amazon Prime, starring Peter Serafinowicz in the title role. The series takes a gritter approach to the setting - but not to the character.

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August 19 2016 saw Edlund return to the character for [[Series/TheTick2016 a brand new live action series series]] exclusive to Amazon Prime, starring Peter Serafinowicz in the title role. The series takes a gritter approach to the setting - but not to the character.
26th Sep '16 8:28:19 AM R.G.
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A {{Recap}} page is in progress [[Recap/TheTick here]].
21st Aug '16 5:33:22 PM SirSapphire
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* AmazonianBeauty[=/=]StatuesqueStunner: Jungle Janet of the Civic-Minded Five. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0p_2i8qMh4 On one occasion,]] a smitten Tick tries to woo Janet with a rose and... a potato that grew on his armpit.

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* AmazonianBeauty[=/=]StatuesqueStunner: Jungle Janet of the Civic-Minded Five. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0p_2i8qMh4 On one occasion,]] a smitten Tick tries to woo Janet with a rose and... a potato that grew on his armpit. She's also a bit of a deconstruction as she sometimes worries she isn't feminine enough.
20th Aug '16 4:24:42 AM SideburnsKid
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Recently, the comic has returned as a bi-monthly, ongoing title, written by Benito Cereno and drawn by Les [=McClane=].

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Recently, August 19 2016 saw Edlund return to the comic has returned as character for a bi-monthly, ongoing title, written by Benito Cereno and drawn by Les [=McClane=].
brand new live action series exclusive to Amazon Prime, starring Peter Serafinowicz in the title role. The series takes a gritter approach to the setting - but not to the character.
10th Aug '16 2:22:55 PM TonyG
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** In a more straight-forward example, Tick has to think of an alias when checking into a hotel and comes up with Nick Soapdish after seeing a soap dish.
-->'''Hotel clerk:''' Are you sure that's your real name? It sounds more ... made up.
10th Aug '16 2:06:28 PM TonyG
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* LineOfSightName: Tick is thinking of a good BattleCry and realizes he's got a spoon in his hand, so...
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