Timeline

  • 1840 – First powered humans begin to appear. Powers are minor and they remain in secret.
  • 1859 – Origin of Species published, the 1st Locomotion and his team of adventurers appear fighting crime and solving mysteries and generally just having adventures across the empire.
  • 1914 – The outbreak of World War 1, the number of powered beings in Britain is around a dozen. They are shipped into service to combat enemy super’s. Their fights are ineffectual and rarely helped progress the cause of the war.
  • 1919 to 1939 – Pre war era sees the rise of the modern day costumed crime fighter. By 1933 the 1st British Legion of super heroes is formed. The Starting Roster consists of Hereward, Merlin, the night Doctor, Lady Lynn and Man tank.
  • 1939 to 1945 – The outbreak of World War 2, In Britain and Europe their is a explosion of super powered beings, which are promptly sent towards the front lines. In this war Heroes make a difference.
  • 1960’s to 1980’s – Heroes and Villains continue to crash in endless conflict. New heroes appear such as Star Spangled, Red Kyte, Samaritan the second Locomotion. as the 70s progress into the 80’s heroes begin to become darker. in 1985 as a last ditch attempt to destroy the capitalist world a group of renegade Spetsnaz and soviet super soldiers Decimated the city of Hull and surrounding area
  • 1990 – work begins on the Ulther, It is the Goverments plan to build a new metroplis on the ashes of Hull. By 1995 the project is qauter of the way complete and the new city has a medium sized population.
  • 1995 – Red Kyte and Star Spangled lead a group known as the hero revenge squad. Their objective is to get revenge on Villains. They find that a hero named mighty Amazon happens to be the daughter of the nefarious DR Reaver and proceed to brutaly murder her live on TV. Dr Reaver comes out of retirement in a fit of rage and proceeds to attempt to destroy everything in the path of him and his giant monster. Heroes rally to the cause. Many fall others show their true colours and the Samaritan the most just and righteous of all heroes sees no other choice but to kill Dr Reaver to end this madness and in doing so loses his powers. In British heroic history terms this is sen as the start of the “dark ages”. After this turning point the line between what makes a hero and what makes a villain becomes blurred. Where as heroes were viewed as celebrities through the late 60’s up to the late 80’s they are now viewed with fear anwd suspicion. The British legion disbands after major disagreements within the. d. Yl+ core roster
  • 1998 – Parliment push for a super human registraion bill.
  • 2004 – The super team known as the watch dogs take it upon themselves to dictate what the people of Britain can and cant do. They go as far as to serve their own twisted version of justice. Things come to a head when the armed forces are called to intervene. At this point the British Legionare’s reform and bring down the Watch dogs.
  • 2 years ago – The Mythos war erupted. many heroes died and population centres were ravaged. The British Legionares led a valiant last stand. The portal closed with the team inside of it and were never seen again.

Timeline

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