Ultimate Defenders/British Ultimates

René

Starring in "The Longest Yard", opening Memorial D
Defenders?! I think it was Beast, Angel and Iceman. and for the British ultimates, Im guessing they're being based on Excalibur,The Memebers were Captain Britian, Nightcrawler, Shadow Cat, Psylocke? and other people I cant remeber
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
The original Defenders was created by:

Dr. Strange
Hulk
Silver Surfer
Namor

Later on:
Iceman
Beast
Angel were also part of the team.
 

René

Starring in "The Longest Yard", opening Memorial D
Well, I rember reading somewhere that Angel wanted to make a name for himself aside from the X-Men and Beast and Iceman joined him.
 

Caduceus

The Original Muffins Man
Excalibur was
Captain Britain
Meggan
Shadowcat
Rachel Summers
Nightcrawler
Colossus
Cerise
Wolfsbane
There were a whole load of characters who appeared for a few issues or even became team members for 10-15 issues then vanished or left
 

Goodwill

Well-Known Member
I think you're forgetting Douglock.

Also, the Defenders were supposed to be a team of anti-heroes, weren't they?
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
Goodwill said:
I think you're forgetting Douglock.

Also, the Defenders were supposed to be a team of anti-heroes, weren't they?

Nope. The team was created to Defend earth from something big...can't remember what it was though.
 

Dr.Strangefate

He Sees You When You're Sleeping. He Knows When Yo
With the EU Ultimates, I think we'll See Captain Britain and Psylocke, but to be perfectly Honest, I can't think of all that many European Superheros.

With the Defenders, im guessing we'll See Luke Cage, Iron Fist, Moon Knight, and some other characters that really dont do much on a large scale.
 

Goodwill

Well-Known Member
Millar said that he would be making an appearance. In one of the many interviews, he mentioned that Nighthawk would be making some interesting moves in this particular Univers, so, come December, we shall see what he means.

Could you give me a bio of Nighthawk? I've heard of him, but I haven't heard too much good about him... Before he DOES make his appearance, I would like to know what he's all about.
 

Ice

Teh Sexy Monkey Queen
Not bad, I like it. It sounds like a nice team. But since Beast is dead, that won't work.

Also, Welcome man! :D
 

jtg3885

Banned
Well, let's see... Hulk is incarcerated, Beast is a corpse... and none of these five really fit into the category of "small time superheros who have to ride a cab to the battle and sit around bitching about the big names" which is what Millar told us the Ultimate Defenders would be.
 

Goodwill

Well-Known Member
Well in that case, I guess we should be expecting the cast of Ultimate Adventures to join the frey!

Also, where did Millar say that, J?
 

René

Starring in "The Longest Yard", opening Memorial D
Goodwill said:
Could you give me a bio of Nighthawk? I've heard of him, but I haven't heard too much good about him... Before he DOES make his appearance, I would like to know what he's all about.

I dont know much about him. But there is a Nighthawk in SUPERME POWER. He's supposed to be Marvel's answer for Batman.
 

Goodwill

Well-Known Member
Marvel, through Supreme Power, has spoofed DC characters. You can probably see Batman, Aquaman, Wonderwoman, and Green Lantern. I guess that's what they did with Ultimate Adventures, too, however, it was more straightforward for a reason.

Moonknight may be Marvel's answer to Batman, but not in the same respect that Rene was getting at.
 

E

Moderator
Excelsior Club
Moonknight is more like Batman than Nighthawk. Moonkight has been around for a looooong time, too.
 

Goodwill

Well-Known Member
Isn't he supposed to be coming back? I heard something about his reappearance... You know, besides in the Avengers right now...
 

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