The Wanted Villains

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Wanted is a comic book limited series written by Mark Millar, with art by J. G. Jones. It was published by Top Cow in 2003 and 2004 as part of Millarworld. It features an amoral protagonist who discovers he is the heir to a career as a supervillain assassin in a world where such villains have secretly taken control of the planet.

The Sunday Times dubbed the title "the Watchmen for super-villains."

A film adaptation, very loosely based on the comic, was released on June 27, 2008.

As with Superman: Red Son, Millar claims that the concept for the series occurred to him when he was a child. In this case, it came to him after his brother told him that there were no superheroes any more because they had all disappeared after a great war with their respective supervillains. It was modified from a pitch by Millar for a Secret Society of Super-Villains series.

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Official Site: Top Cow
Links:  Wikipedia: Wanted   Official Mark Millar site   Whiterose.the Wanted villains  

 

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Result Opponent A Score   B Score
Loss Astro City's Honor Guard 31 to 52
Loss Watchmen, The 2 to 25