- The scientific project that was developing a serum for super soldiers and humans; trying to better the human race
- Project gets shut down because animal trials aren’t working
- Hyperion believes it will only work on humans, but the others disagree and disband
- Hyperion Storm- scientist who is trying to recreate the serum that was being developed by the Cronus project
- Each scientist received a codename in order to keep the project as secret as possible; no one knows each other’s names except Hyperion and his wife, Theia.
- Exposure: Hyperion distraught from his wife’s murder, wanders around city after stealing a sample of the serum, and injects it into the heroes.
- Symptoms of Exposure: slight fever, fatigue, nauseous, clammy skin, chills, loss of short term memory, and headache