Quote1 They are a morally bankrupt world's answer to the Justice League. Right there that tells you, they don't respect law, order or justice... or good-old fashioned common sense. They have devastated their own planet in their power grabs and they often come to ours looking for, well... more. They have our powers, they have our personas... they are like a diseased version of us. Quote2


The Crime Syndicate are a team of evil counterparts to the Justice League, existing on Earth 3. Their original membership included Atomica, Deathstorm, Grid, Johnny Quick, the Martian Manhunter of Earth-3, The Outsider, Owlman, Power Ring, Sea King, Superwoman, and Ultraman.

Trinity War

Main article: Trinity War

The Outsider is sent to Prime Earth as an emissary, preceding the entire Syndicate. He was responsible for creating the Secret Society of Super-Villains to make way for his masters.[1] Using Pandora's Box, the Outsider opens a portal and lets the Crime Syndicate through. Sea King does not survive the journey, and they carry an unknown prisoner with them. They declare that this Earth belongs to them.[2]

Forever Evil

Main article: Forever Evil

Sending out a call to the Secret Society and to the world, they began shutting off electronic communications and restarting them under their control. However, their seeming power was hampered by the weakness of their own pride, and they were eventually defeated by the Injustice League. In the end, almost every member of the team died, Owlman got free to lead his criminal empire, and Ultraman and Superwoman were jailed by A.R.G.U.S.


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Transportation: None known.
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