5 Reasons We Can't Get Enough Koenig

By Lisa Weseman | Dec 3rd, 2014

Patton Oswalt steals the show as the many Agent Koenigs on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Here are our top reasons to love Eric, Billy, Sam... and their (possible) other ten brothers.

1. They're Remarkably Consistent
In the season 1 episode, "Providence," the team meets their very first Agent Koenig — Eric.

Meet Agent Koenig|The team meets an agent eager to help them rebuild.|The team meets an agent eager to help them rebuild after the destruction of S.H.I.E.L.D. From Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 1 episode, "Providence."


After Eric's death at the hands of Ward, the team is surprised to meet Agent Billy Koenig, whose welcome is remarkably similar to his brother's. From the season 1 episode, "Beginning of the End."


2. They Aren't Afraid to Ask the Tough Questions
In season 1 episode "The Only Light in Darkness," Agent Eric Koenig puts the team through the ultimate lie detector test. 



3. They Love a Good Lanyard
In an exclusive video from San Diego Comic-Con 2014, Agent Koenig outlines security protocol, including the importance of his beloved lanyard.


4. They're Everywhere
In season 2 episode 9, "Ye Who Enter Here," Raina gets some help from not one, but two Koenigs.


5. They're Oblivious to Their Own Weirdness
After Billy and Sam make fun of May and her "evil twin" Agent 33, Trip asks just how many brothers they have. From Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 2 episode 9, "Ye Who Enter Here.



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