Metahumans or Menace?!
The events surrounding the Chernobyl Plant have been some of the most influential occurrences in history. It was home to some of the Soviet Union’s most secretive researchers and engineers. Housed here were powerful weapons and tools that may have won them the Cold War if it hadn’t been for the plant’s untimely destruction in 1986. This was where The Chrononaut created The Half-Life. The explosion he caused started Commander Star down the path that eventually led to his death. Many other facilities like this were discovered afterwards. One of which containing reanimative experiments was responsible for the capture of Firecracker. So many of the woes of the future can be traced back to this event. Some would say this is where it all began.