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An SI who finds himself in the MCU equipped with an Omnitrix.
- Ascended Fanboy: Well, he's a self-insert with the Omnitrix in a Marvel universe, so...
- Boxing Lessons for Superman: Once he's officially an Avenger, he starts training with Steve Rogers and Natasha Romanov and starts wearing the standard issue Armor Gear, just for those times the Omnitrix times out.
- Catchphrase: "Rude," when in alien form at times, something he says at least a few times during the story.
- Chronic Hero Syndrome: He doesn't hesitate to use the Omnitrix to become a hero and save people, running around at night saving civilians and even Jumped at the Call to help Captain America when the events of Captain America: The Winter Soldier happen.
- Combo Platter Powers: Many of the aliens have this, and the very ownership of the Omnitrix gives him this.
- Genre Savvy: Thus far, Dial has managed to realize that most every person he knows that is important in this universe looks like a famous actor more often than not. So when he sees Michelle Rodriguez during a mission, he immediately pegs her as important. He's right, since she turns out to be Titania.
- Homeless Hero: Dial spent his first few months in the MCU squatting in an abandoned building. It's downplayed since he had a legal construction job, he could Jury Rigg any amenities he wanted (including a supercomputer), and it wasn't long until the Call to Adventure came out.
- The Mind Is a Plaything of the Body: Much like Ben, his personality sometimes changes based on the alien he becomes. Rath is the best example, lowering Dial's intelligence while also making him more aggressive.
- Protagonist Title: The man himself.
- Self-Insert: Natch.
- Skilled, but Naïve: A few of his hero colleagues are starting to view Dial as this after working with him for some time. For all that Mahmoud is powerful, personable, and genuinely heroic, he still isn't a soldier and has trouble following orders to the letter, isn't as disciplined, and still goes off on vigilante runs without informing anyone, which could get him killed if he isn't careful.
- Superpower Lottery: Just like Ben, of course, the Omnitrix and the aliens contained within are all the powers he needs.
- Reed Richards Is Useless: While he hasn't gone too far yet, thus far Dial is trying to avert this. He's managed to create armor and weapons for BRIDGE alongside Tony and plans on making more technology for the world at large.
Carl 'Crusher' Creel/Alloy
- Adaptive Ability: Thanks to his power to copy the properties of any material he touches onto his body, Creel can quickly adapt to situations as needed, and as a member of BRIDGE, he wears a bracer full of samples of useful materials, from lightweight aerogel, to superdense osmium, to refined vibranium.
- Alternate Company Equivalent: To Kevin Levin in a Mythology Gag sense. After all, he's a character that can absorb material properties and started out on the wrong side of the heroic Omnitrix user before becoming an ally.
- Alliterative Name: Carl "Crusher" Creel.
- The Atoner: Trying to make up for his past under mind control fighting for HYDRA.
- Boxing Battler: Is an ex-boxer, and it shows in his fighting style.
- Chrome Champion: When he turns into his metal forms.
- HeelFace Turn: In the show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Creel was an antagonist of the team. Here, he's become a hero and Reserve Avenger codenamed 'Alloy' after being deprogrammed.
- One Degree of Separation: Eventually meets with Matt Murdock/Daredevil, and is recognized as the the last opponent Battlin' Jack Murdock ever faced and beat before he was killed for not throwing the fight.
- Power Copying: Can absorb the physical properties of any material onto his body, from metal to stone.
- Ship Tease: With Isabelle Hartley a.k.a. Warrior, especially after they start sleeping together.
- Amazonian Beauty: As She-Hulk, she has turned a few heads and is easily on the high end of the strength spectrum.
- Breaking the Fourth Wall: Not to the extent of her comic counterpart, but she has displayed this ability once when Dial threatened to turn into Four Arms only to be told 'go ahead, it's been a few chapters!'
- Damsel in Distress: Was captured by HYDRA and infused with Gamma powers, to use against the Hulk, until BRIDGE rescued her.
- The Rival: Has at least some of this with Letha (see below) the two being noted to snipe at each other while training
- Statuesque Stunner: Confirmed to be anywhere between 7 and 8 feet tall. And well... it's SHE-HULK. Of course she's a stunner.
- Tiny Guy, Huge Girl: Pretty much anytime she's paired up with Dial. While he isn't noted to be particularly short in any sense, a lot of their conversations involve her looking down at him, at least until he transforms.
Skye/Mary Sue Poots
- Unfortunate Names: The reason she prefers being called Skye.
- Amazon Brigade: They're a team of super-strong women. You do the math.
- HeelFace Turn: Originally they were mercenaries who were hired by HYDRA, but seeing how nefarious they were gave them the incentive to flip, especially after Titania was captured. Eventually, they become a part of the Initiative, a program by BRIDGE to help reform enhanced individuals that deserve a second chance.
- One Degree of Separation: They were experimented on by Dr. Karl Malus, the same person that gave Jessica Jones her powers.
- Sole Survivor: The four of them were the only survivors of their high school wrestling team when their bus got in a wreck; everyone else was killed.
- Super Strength/Super Toughness: Thanks to Dr. Malus's experiments, all of them have this to varying degrees.
- True Companions: All of them would do anything for the others.
- Wrestler in All of Us: They were high school wrestlers before their accident.
- Alliterative Name: Davida Devito.
- Love Potion: Can instil fanatic love in her targets, enough that they would kill for her.
- Unfortunately, it goes into Gone Horribly Right territory when she uses this on the Appoplexian Rath, as his species expresses romantic love by beating the crap out of said lover.
- Size Shifter: Can increase her size and height to a noticeable degree.
- Hate Plague: Similar to Titania, she can induce intense hate in her targets, causing them to become Blinded by Rage.
- Team Mom: Was the first to wake up after the experiment that gave them powers, and immediately put all her efforts into creating a safe home for the rest when they woke up later, even if it meant mercenary work.
- Gentle Giant: Is easily the largest and strongest among her friends, but is also the shyest and most soft-spoken.
Melissa 'Mimi' Gold/Songbird
- Make Me Wanna Shout: Dr. Malus's experiments equipped her with modified vocal cords and a special harness, enabling her to unleash sonic blasts and to forge objects out of solid sound.
- Pint-Sized Powerhouse: Is the smallest of the Grapplers, but still tough enough to match super soldiers even discounting her powers.
- Dirty Business: One main (unstated) reason they were formed was in response to the Avengers, in case the U.S. ever gets plans to use them to invade or if one of them turn rogue. Only a couple find that potential appealing, and Fantasma outright calls it a worst-case scenario.
- Propaganda Hero: Probably not by choice, but the Russian Government does influence several of its aspects, like putting on a strong face in front of the Avengers.
Mikhail Uriokovitch/Ursa Major
- Animorphism: Can shapeshift into a gigantic bear-man.
- Hand Cannon: Carries an RSh-12, a revolver that fires sniper-caliber bullets.
- Let's Get Dangerous!: Was introduced as the Winter Guard's military liaison, with no indication that he was a metahuman himself. When the Bus came under attack by Red Ghost's cyber-monkeys, he soon proved he had the chops.
- Parental Substitute: To Fantasma; he mentored her after the Russian government conscripted her and taught her to love her powers. Coulson compares it to his own relationship with Skye.
- Captain Patriotic: Perhaps the most obvious example. He's a Super Soldier like Cap, also wields a shield, and fights purely for his country.
- Headbutting Heroes: Is incredibly honorable, and thus detests the idea of working alongside a literal God of Evil, or ex-cons like Alloy. His superior Mikhail has to take him aside when he starts calling Creel out.
Sergei Kravinoff/The Hunter
- Badass Normal: Has no need for anything other than his bare hands and a bowie knife to match superhumans.
- Blood Knight: Finds the whole idea of civilization weak, and only joined the Winter Guard for the chance to fight other metahumans (particularly the Avengers).
- Egomaniac Hunter: As is befitting Kraven the Hunter.
- Token Evil Teammate: Not 'token', but he is the only one who outright relishes the idea of potentially hunting the Avengers.
Galina Nemirovsky/Crimson Dynamo
- Hidden Depths: Recognizes a reference to Warhammer 40,000 that Dial makes.
- Samus Is a Girl: No-one realized she was a girl until she got out of her armor.
- Shock and Awe: A main focus of her Powered Armor.
- Wrench Wench: In addition to designing the Crimson Dynamo armor herself (with a few of Ivan Vanko and Tesla's notes), she also created the generator for the Winter Guard Hall.
- God of Evil: A literal example.
- Token Evil Teammate: Not 'token', but he is a literal soul-stealer that kills for pleasure, who even his own allies find off-putting. The only reason he is on the team is as a contemporary (and potential match) for either Thor or the Hulk.
- Troll: Dial outright calls him one, as he switches between affable and assholish at the drop of a hat. He goes from outright telling Dial that the Winter Guard has contingencies to defeat the Avengers, to admitting plans to go on a sightseeing tour of every Bald Mountain in the US.Chernobog: I love this new world. So much more fun. I love seeing all the little ways people act out.
- The Brute: She's a gamma-enhanced human like the Hulk and Abomination.
Samuel Sterns/The Leader
- Evil Genius: As in the comics, he essentially has this as his only superpower. He's been one of HYDRA's best assets, designing technology, creating more gamma mutants and holding back the various A.I. in the series from discovering HYDRA's secret base, despite how advanced X and Jarvis are.
- The Starscream: Even after entering a Big Bad Duumvirate with Baron Strucker, he always planned on absconding with some of their tech once their alliance was no longer beneficial. Sadly for him, Strucker easily saw it coming.