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The Authority

Authority

First Appearance
The Authority (vol. 1) #1 (May, 1999)
Creators
Warren Ellis, Bryan Hitch
Members
Christine Trelane, Deathblow, Engineer, Flint, Freefall, Grifter, The High, Jack Hawksmoor, Rainmaker, Swift, Apollo, Doctor (Jeroen Thornedike), Doctor (Habib ben Hassan), Jenny Quantum, Jenny Sparks, Midnighter
HQ
The Carrier
Rallying Cry
None
Aliases
None
Paraphernalia
None

The Authority is a powerful superhero team in the WildStorm Universe known for willing to oppose the status quo in order to fight for a greater good.

OriginEdit

Made up of former members and opponents of StormWatch, the Authority formed to fight evil globally with no regards for approval from other nations.

HistoryEdit

StormWatchEdit

StormWatch was a global peacekeeping organization made up of superhumans and skilled experts from across the globe.  After the team was decimated by an alien invasion and their base was destroyed, former member Jenny Sparks decided to form a new team with the goal of not only protecting the world but making it a better place. She worked with her former StormWatch members Swift and Jack Hawksmoor and recruuited The Doctor (a powerful spiritual avatar for the Earth), The Engineer (a brilliant scientist) and Apollo and Midnighter (former government soldiers who went rogue for ethical reasons).

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