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Dr. Curtis Metcalf is a technological genius who operates as Hardware.
Main article: Static Shock: Supercharged
After the abduction and duplication of Sharon Hawkins, Metcalf secured an internship for her brother, Virgil, at the New York City branch of S.T.A.R. Labs. When Sharon was abducted a second time, Hardware and Technique came to assist Static in freeing her and destroying her captor's base of operations.
Powers and Abilities
- Hardware Armor: Hardware wears a suit of armor he designed himself.
- Hardware was originally created by Dwayne McDuffie and Denys Cowan, first appearing as part of Milestone Media in Hardware #1. However, in the rebooted Prime Earth continuity, his first appearance as part of the New 52 DC Universe is in Static Shock #1 by Scott McDaniel and John Rozum.
- 5 Appearances of Curtis Metcalf (Prime Earth)
- 1 Images featuring Curtis Metcalf (Prime Earth)
- Quotations by or about Curtis Metcalf (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Curtis Metcalf (Prime Earth)