The Justice League meets the Ultimen, a popular group of young heroes. The Ultimen discover they are the results of a government experiment in creating super humans and only have a short time to live. In frustration and anger, all but one (Long Shadow) strike out against the Justice League.
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According to Dwayne McDuffie
, "the beast that threw itself against the bars" is a nod to the Wonder Dog from the 1970s Super Friends cartoon. See more
When Superman asks Long Shadow about Cadmus, he is on the right, Batman is to their left, and Wonder Woman is across from them. When the Army arrives, Wonder Woman is to Long Shadow's left, Superman stands across from them, Aquaman is the rightmost figure, and Batman is nowhere to be seen, and after the jeep arrives Batman has returned between Long Shadow and Aquaman. See more
We'll take it from here. The Ultimen belong to us.
A poor choice of words. We'll see to it their last days are comfortable. We will take care of you... you have my word, for whatever it's worth.
...All right, Max.
References Super Friends
Justice League Unlimited Theme
Written by Michael McCuistion See more