Thursday, 22 June 2017
Small Solutions To Big Problems
"...downsizing conventional numbers and reinvesting in a small, Superhuman Unit for Twenty-First Century problems."
-Mark Millar, The Ultimates, Vol 1, Super-Human (New York, 2005), Chapter Two, Big, p. 7, panel 2.
This speech balloon describes a superhero team but also recalls two of Poul Anderson's time travel organizations. See:
An Army Of One;
Team Work And Individual Excellence.
A Time Patrol Academy graduate armed with weapons from uptime would be equal to Tony Stark who is the superhuman Iron Man only when wearing his suit. Both can replace a battalion.