Cloak And Dagger: 16 Weird Secrets Only Huge Marvel Fans Know
When Cloak and Dagger make their first appearances, the nature of their relationship is unclear. Whatever romantic feelings they may share. Series star Olivia Holt plays Tandy Bowen, the titular Dagger, who has relationship between Tandy and her partner Ty Johnson AKA Cloak. If you're watching Freeform's Cloak & Dagger, you might be (Olivia Holt) and Tyrone (Aubrey Joseph) must be in some sort of a relationship.
By the time they starred in their own series, it became increasingly obvious that Cloak and Dagger were more than friends. Only in alternate versions of the characters have Cloak and Dagger ever been shown as anything but a couple.
Runaways, an alternate version of the teenagers has them switching powers.
In the Ultimate Universe, Tyrone and Tandy are high school sweethearts. Tyrone and Tandy are transformed into Cloak and Dagger, but they remain a romantic couple.
Dagger lived with her rich but negligent mom, only to become a street kid following her transformation. Believing he had robbed a store, police shot and killed his best friend. Tyrone Johnson was a good kid with strong grades at school, but he suffered from a speech impediment that prevented him from saving the life of his friend.
Tyrone ran away because he feared the consequences of facing the police.
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When he became Cloak, Tyrone was anything but fearful. For one thing his stutter disappeared. He also spoke in a confident voice, free from hesitation.
His actions matched that newfound assuredness. Marvel did it in a series called What If.
There have also been countless universes and interpretations that have twisted concepts thought to be sacrosanct. In Marvel Zombies vs. The Army of Darkness, Cloak and Dagger are zombified. In Spider-Ham, an obvious parody, Cloak and Dagger are Croak and Badger, the frog and badger teammates who fight crime.
Strange reveals that Cloak has become possessed by Nightmare.
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Tandy manages to overpower and absorb Ty's Cloak powers, freeing everyone from his cape. Though at this point he was a normal human, Ty managed to defeat the robot. Gertrude Yorkes was able to halt Dagger's light attacks with her dinosaur Old Lace, as Dagger's light had no effect on animals, and Molly Hayes managed to pull Cloak's cloak from his body, severing his connection to the Darkforce Dimension.
This caused a ceasefire, during which time Gertrude and Molly explained to Cloak and Dagger that the LAPD were actually corrupt and under the control of the Runaways' supervillain parents, the Pride.
Cloak managed to reconnect to his cloak and rescue the Runaways he had absorbed, and he and Dagger both promised to return to New York and bring back the Avengers to stop the Pride and rescue the Runaways. However, the traitor in the Runaways—Alex—instead contacted the LAPD, which had the Pride erase Tandy's and Ty's actual memories of the group, thus preventing them from helping the Runaways.
Mantz, stalked and attacked Dagger, leaving her hospitalized. After a fight with the New AvengersCloak regained his memories and requested the Runaways' assistance in clearing his name, as he had been framed for attacking Dagger.
Cloak appealed to the fact that they all shared bonds in being runaways and explains the reasons he and Dagger never helped them as planned. They agreed to help, and successfully helped Cloak apprehend his impostor, the delusional orderly, Reginald Mantz, who believed that he and Tandy were in a relationship. It turns out to be a trap set by Iron Man waiting with the pro-registration faction. Dagger is hit with a lightning attack by a clone of Thor.
When Cage offers to take him with them to find the downed Skrull ship, Cloak refuses, and vanishes. Initially against it, as they know of Osborn's past and don't consider themselves mutants, Osborn tells them that they can take their war on drugs to a global scale as well as having no trouble with police anymore.
Dagger agrees to the deal for them both, but Cloak remains hesitant. Wolverine and Cloak manage to save her, and Wolverine kills her kidnapper, much to her chagrin. However, she tells Tyrone to continue helping Wolverine, as he needs his help. Nemesis confirms that they are not mutants, disappointing her as she enjoyed being on a team. It is revealed later that Tyrone was cheating on her with Tia, a girl from his old neighborhood.
Eventually, Tia reveals that she knows his secret identity as Cloak and has him kidnapped, torturing him to keep him from using his powers. Dagger becomes worried after he doesn't return home after a few days and manages to track him down. With the help of X-Men Anole and Dr.
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Nemesis, she fights off his captors whereupon Tia reveals that she has powers as well and has been brainwashed to hate them. Tia manages to escape the fight and Tandy and Tyrone decide to leave Utopia and the X-Men and return to New York to work on rekindling their relationship. They then were confronted by the Avengers who informed them about the present spider problem at hand. It's also revealed that Dagger is attending college classes as an attempt to normalize her life.
Cloak has contradicting views as he acknowledges them as "special". Cloak pleads with Mister Negative to give him the touch. He surprisingly agrees, altering Cloak's abilities to be powered by light.
Cloak feeds Dagger his light, causing an explosion. In the aftermath it is revealed that Dagger now has Cloak's original powers, and Cloak has Dagger's. Although Martin Li was arrested at some point, Cloak and Dagger have been using Shade patches, which dose them with a drug that stimulates the effects of Negative's touch, ensuring that their criminal personas will 'remain' loyal to him, breaking him out of the prison ship where Li was being kept and restoring him to Mister Negative to lead an assault on Parker Industries in Japan.
Both of the protagonists are modern teens. Tyrone still has his own issues to tackle at school and his own personal life, much like Tandy has her own problems and relationships to deal with. Image courtesy of Freeform and Marvel Entertainment Neither of the two have immediate romantic inclinations towards each other. Tandy, after meeting Tyrone, confides in Liam and still sees herself as close to him.
Tyrone, working through the appearance of his powers, is shown growing closer to Evita. The show has given us something more genuine than immediate infatuation between Tyrone and Tandy. As their storylines twist together, the main thing tying them together is a desire to help the other. It may seem like this rule would mostly apply to Tandy.