Denise Metcalf

Denise Metcalf

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Name: Denise Metcalf

Other Names: Congresswoman Metcalf

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC Milestone Media

First Appearance: Hardware #1 (Apr. 1993): "Angry Black Man"

Creators: Dwayne McDuffie, Denys Cowan, Jimmy Palmiotti

Number of Appearances: 4

Ally: Hardware
Ally: Mitchell Metcalf

Occupation: activist, U.S. Representative

Location: Dakota, USA

Race: black

Gender: female

Note: Hardware's mother; community activist

Summary of Hardware #41 (July 1996), from now-defunct webpage at

Hardware breaks free of Top Dog's control before he kills his father Detective Metcalf. Hardware and Detective Metcalf escape Top Dog and then find proof that he has been committing murders all over town. We are introduced to Congresswoman Metcalf, (Curtis's mom). She is the head of a technology wing in congress. Top Dog tries to double-cross Detective Metcalf and Hardware. They end up catching the Top Dog red-pawed!

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This character is in the following 8 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Hardware: The Man in the Machine

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