Every now or so, there comes a superhero who truly manages to leave a lasting impression on readers. The latest one happens to be with DC’s latest character Damage, who made his comic book debut in the pages of Dark Days: The Casting #1. Damage was introduced as part of “The New Age of DC Heroes,.” This new character is DC’s answer to Marvel’s Incredible Hulk, and in this article, we get to find out 8 facts about DC’s latest powerhouse.
8. HE CAN WIPE OUT AN ENTIRE NATION (IN UNDER 10 MINUTES)
The first issue of the Damage comic book series shows us how powerful DC’s newest character actually is.
Within eight minutes, Damage was able to take out an entire militaristic group with nothing left standing.
7. HE CAN ONLY TRANSFORM FOR ONE HOUR EACH DAY
Ethan Avery can transform into Damage only for one hour, every day. Once he is turned into Damage, the transformation lasts for one whole hour and cannot be broken down into three separate 20-minute bouts.
6. HE IS STRONGER THAN SUPERMAN
Wonder Woman tried to stop Damage, but he was too much of an adversary for her in a fight that lasted almost an hour.Wonder Woman reported back to Superman and Batman telling them that she had never seen such power before… not even in Superman.
5. HE CAN BREAK FREE OF WONDER WOMAN’S LASSO
When Wonder Woman tried to imprison him in her magical golden lasso, his strength was so enormous that he managed to break free of the lasso’s hold.
4. HE CAN TALK TO HIS OTHER SELF
When he is in his Damage form, Ethan is able to talk to Damage, to offer advice and the same goes for Damage, who can talk to Ethan when he is in his human form.
3. HE CAN TAKE OUT THE SUICIDE SQUAD (IN 3 MINUTES)
Suicide Squad had no idea what they were in for when they attacked Damage. In under 3 minutes, the entire team was taken down by Damage.
2. HE CAN OVERWHELM PARASITE
The fact Damage is so strong that he was even able to defeat the power-hungry Parasite without lifting a single finger.
1. HE CAN CONTROL HIS TRANSFORMATION
Ethan can control his transformation, unlike Bruce Banner who cannot control his rage which transforms him into Hulk.