The Tick's super hero activity is put on hold when he is caught operating without a Superhero License, he and Arthur head down town to get him one. They quickly find that getting a license is impossible, due the Tick not knowing a thing about his past or who he really is. After filing a missing persons report at the police station. A woman appears claiming to be the Tick's wife, whom the Tick immediately accepts. devastating Arthur. Meanwhile Captain Liberty attempts a relationship with an ordinary man who has no knowledge of her superhero identity, and Batmanuel tries to get in the paper. The Tick quickly grow tired of married life, while Arthur and Captain Liberty discover that his "wife" is actually an insane criminal who finds missing men and claims to be their wife. The Tick leaves her and Batmanuel finds a way for the Tick to get his license, to lie. The Tick gets his license, calling himself "I.P. Daley".

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these television series...

Sesame Street

This Television Series is referred to by The License part of The Tick Season 1
Both The Tick and Arthur can be seen watching Grover on TV.
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Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

The Tick Season 1

# Title Air Date
The Tick
1:1 Pilot Nov 8, 2001
1:2 The Funeral Nov 15, 2001
1:3 Couples Dec 5, 2001
1:4 The License Dec 6, 2001
1:5 Arthur Needs Space Dec 13, 2001
1:6 The Big Leagues Dec 21, 2001
1:7 The Tick vs. Justice Jan 17, 2002
1:8 Arthur, Interrupted Jan 24, 2002
1:9 The Terror Jan 31, 2002