- NOTE: This article is about the incarnations of Cloak & Dagger from the Marvel Cinematic TV series. The mainstream versions can be found here: Cloak & Dagger (Marvel).
|“||The universe keeps pushing us together.
The universe keeps pulling us apart.
|~ Cloak and Dagger.|
Cloak & Dagger are the main protagonists of the 2018 Marvel Television series Cloak & Dagger, and will appear in season three of Hulu's Ruanways. They are two teenagers originally named Tandy Bowen and Tyrone Johnson who gets superpowers after the collapse of the Roxxon Gulf Platform, allowing them to manipulate the Lightforce and Darkforce.
Dagger was portrayed by Olivia Holt and Rachel Ryals younger, and Cloak was portrayed by Aubrey Joseph and Maceo Smedley III younger. Holt also played Kim Crawford in Kickin' It, Skylar Lewis in Girl vs. Monster, and Lindy Watson in I Didn't Do It.
After the collapse of the Roxxon Gulf Platform, two teenagers named Tandy Bowen and Tyrone Johnson, gets powers that allows them to manipulate the Lightforce and Darkforce. They decide to call themselves Cloak and Dagger, and fight against their enemy, the Roxxon Corporation.
Powers and Abilities
- Superhuman Physiology: Cloak is a very powerful superhuman who possesses the power to generate and manipulate Darkforce energy.
- Erebogenesis: Cloak can channel Darkforce energy to create a field of darkness in his general vicinity.
- Erebokinesis: Cloak can manipulate Darkforce energy and utilize it in various ways.
- Teleportation: Cloak can envelop himself in a field of Darkforce, allowing him to move through the dimension to appear in a separate location. Cloak can teleport objects along with himself as well, as he was able to bring the bullet Detective Connors fired at him while escaping, as well as a tarp he used to shroud himself in darkness. When his powers first manifested, he teleported to the roof of a Roxxon Corporation building with the sheet of his bed still wrapped around him. He is also able to teleport people as well, as he was able to bring Connors on top of a building with him and Tandy on top of the Roxxon Gulf Operations Facility. His connection to Tandy Bowen also causes him to teleport to her in times of stress. This power is instinctual and can be triggered by panic, as seen when he was pushed over a railing and teleported away. Cloak also has the ability to teleport to people and locations he's never been to, as he appeared in Duane Porter's warehouse just by thinking of him. As he began to develop this ability further, he learned how to teleport rapidly, becoming able to dodge attacks from Tandy Bowen and gunshots from Detective Connors.
- Darkforce Absorption: Cloak has the power to banish people to the Darkforce Dimension. When facing Connors for the final time, Cloak summoned dark tendrils to seize and absorb Connors into himself. He also absorbed the Darkforce at the rink and then released it moments afterwards.
- Fear Perception: Cloak can see the deepest fears of an individual in a hyper-realistic manner simply by touching an exposed part of their body. This ability allows him to gain insight on how he can manipulate others, though he usually opts against it as it feels invasive.
- Fear Manipulation: Cloak can manipulate the fears of those he touches, as he forced a drug dealer to face a dark entity in order to scare him off.
- Memory Perception: When linked to an individual with Dagger; Cloak can view their memories.
- Intangibility: Objects can pass right through Cloak, such as a basketball. It's implied that due to their link, this ability only emerged due to Tandy actively using her powers.
- Skilled Thief: Ty is a skilled thief; being able to open a locked car and steal the Hi-Fi, then use cover to hide from the police.
- Skilled Tactician: Ty is an apt tactician; as he was able to devise a way to infiltrate Duane Porter's drug operation, and later developed a plan to take down the corrupt police detective Connors.
- Skilled Combatant: Ty is a very capable fighter; as he was able to take down multiple Terrors with ease using his teleporting abilities.
- Cloak: A handmade cloak originally created by Billy Johnson, but finished by Ty. The cloak allows Ty to channel his Darkforce powers.
- Superhuman Physiology: Dagger is a very powerful superhuman who possesses the power to generate and manipulate Lightforce energy.
- Photogenesis: Dagger can generate, create and project photons of light from both her hands.
- Light Projection: Dagger has the ability to project light daggers.
- Photokinesis: Dagger can manipulate photons of light.