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22nd May '16 8:55:03 PM PaulA
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* ''Literature/AnnoDracula'', by Kim Newman features a Victorion Legion of Doom comprising Franchise/FuManchu, [[Literature/SherlockHolmes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran]], Literature/{{Raffles}}, Literature/TheInvisibleMan, [[Theatre/TheBeggarsOpera Macheath]] and [[Literature/OliverTwist Bill Sikes]]. In a twist, they [[EnemyMine join forces with the heroes]] to stop [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper the Silver Knife]], because EvenEvilHasStandards...or at least, good business practices.
* In ''Professor Moriarty: The Hound of the D'Urbervilles'', also by Kim Newman, we get a multinational one that includes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran, [[Literature/{{Raffles}} A.J. Raffles]], and The Hoxton Creeper from Britain, Irene Adler and Jack Quartz from America, Literature/ArseneLupin and Film/LesVampires from France, [[Literature/ThePrisonerOfZenda Rupert of Hentzau]], [[Literature/TheJewelOfSevenStars Queen Tera]] of Egypt, Franchise/FuManchu and Doctor Nikola from China, and [[Film/DrMabuseTheGambler Doctor Mabuse]] from Germany.

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* ''Literature/AnnoDracula'', ''Literature/AnnoDracula'' by Kim Newman Creator/KimNewman features a Victorion Victorian Legion of Doom comprising Franchise/FuManchu, [[Literature/SherlockHolmes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran]], Literature/{{Raffles}}, Literature/TheInvisibleMan, [[Theatre/TheBeggarsOpera Macheath]] and [[Literature/OliverTwist Bill Sikes]]. In a twist, they [[EnemyMine join forces with the heroes]] to stop [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper the Silver Knife]], because EvenEvilHasStandards...or at least, good business practices.
* In ''Professor Moriarty: The Hound of the D'Urbervilles'', ''Literature/TheHoundOfTheDUrbervilles'', also by Kim Newman, we get a multinational one that includes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran, [[Literature/{{Raffles}} A.J. Raffles]], and The Hoxton Creeper from Britain, Irene Adler and Jack Quartz from America, Literature/ArseneLupin and Film/LesVampires from France, [[Literature/ThePrisonerOfZenda Rupert of Hentzau]], [[Literature/TheJewelOfSevenStars Queen Tera]] of Egypt, Franchise/FuManchu and Doctor Nikola from China, and [[Film/DrMabuseTheGambler Doctor Mabuse]] from Germany.
19th May '16 12:21:50 PM Quackeytrope
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* ''Manga/HunterXHunter'' has the Phantom Troupe, a band of the worlds deadliest killers and thieves. Hisoka joins during the York Shin arc just for a chance to fight the leader, Chrollo Lucifer, but [[SixthRangerTraitor: has no loyalty to the group outside of his own agenda]] and [[spoiler: quits once he realizes Chrollo can't use nen anymore]]. One of [[spoiler: Killua's siblings, Kalluto,]] joins later in the series.

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* ''Manga/HunterXHunter'' has the Phantom Troupe, a band of the worlds deadliest killers and thieves. Hisoka joins during the York Shin arc just for a chance to fight the leader, Chrollo Lucifer, but [[SixthRangerTraitor: [[SixthRangerTraitor has no loyalty to the group outside of his own agenda]] and [[spoiler: quits once he realizes Chrollo can't use nen anymore]]. One of [[spoiler: Killua's siblings, Kalluto,]] joins later in the series.
19th May '16 12:21:14 PM Quackeytrope
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* ''Manga/HunterXHunter'' has the Phantom Troupe, a band of the worlds deadliest killers and thieves.

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* ''Manga/HunterXHunter'' has the Phantom Troupe, a band of the worlds deadliest killers and thieves. Hisoka joins during the York Shin arc just for a chance to fight the leader, Chrollo Lucifer, but [[SixthRangerTraitor: has no loyalty to the group outside of his own agenda]] and [[spoiler: quits once he realizes Chrollo can't use nen anymore]]. One of [[spoiler: Killua's siblings, Kalluto,]] joins later in the series.
11th May '16 6:48:49 AM MattP5557
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11th May '16 6:48:48 AM MattP5557
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** A more Direct parody later appeared in the form of The Doom Factory a group of supervillains DoingItForTheArt. Their leader was a CompositeCharacter of Lex Luthor and (of all people Creator/AndyWarhol. [[spoiler:They were all killed when their base was [[BadAssUnintentional accidentally]] blown up by the Blue Morpho (the monarch)]]
7th May '16 7:34:12 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* In 2014, Dixie Land (Dixie Carter, Magnus, Ethan Carter III, Rockstar Spud), The Bromans (Robbie E, Zema Ion, Jessie Godderz), Bad Influence (Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Wrestling/FrankieKazarian), Wrestling/BobbyRoode and crooked referee Brian Stiffler all teamed up to rid Wrestling/{{TNA}} of Wrestling/AJStyles. In a single match. [[ForegoneConclusion They won.]] Then they repeated the same thing again with Wrestling/{{Sting}}, who had tried to help AJ.

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* In 2014, Dixie Land (Dixie Carter, Magnus, [[Wrestling/EC3 Ethan Carter III, III]], Rockstar Spud), The Bromans (Robbie E, Zema Ion, Jessie Godderz), Bad Influence (Wrestling/ChristopherDaniels, Wrestling/FrankieKazarian), Wrestling/BobbyRoode and crooked referee Brian Stiffler all teamed up to rid Wrestling/{{TNA}} of Wrestling/AJStyles. In a single match. [[ForegoneConclusion They won.]] Then they repeated the same thing again with Wrestling/{{Sting}}, who had tried to help AJ.
11th Apr '16 6:40:47 AM Chris116
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* The ''WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse'' video special ''Mickey's House of Villains''.
11th Apr '16 6:39:35 AM Chris116
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* ''[[WesternAnimation/MickeysHouseOfVillains Mickey's House of Villains]]'' features [[Disney/{{Aladdin}} Jafar]] recruiting a team consisting of [[Disney/PeterPan Captain Hook]], [[Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians Cruella [=DeVille=]]], [[Disney/TheLittleMermaid Ursula]], and [[Disney/{{Hercules}} Hades]] to take over the WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse. Eventually all of the Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon villains come to join their army, and some notable additions to the crew post-takeover include [[Disney/TheJungleBook Kaa]], [[Disney/AliceInWonderland the Queen of Hearts]], [[Disney/SillySymphonies the Big Bad Wolf]], and [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Chernabog]].

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* ''[[WesternAnimation/MickeysHouseOfVillains Mickey's House of Villains]]'' features [[Disney/{{Aladdin}} Jafar]] recruiting a team consisting of [[Disney/PeterPan Captain Hook]], [[Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians Cruella [=DeVille=]]], [[Disney/TheLittleMermaid Ursula]], and [[Disney/{{Hercules}} Hades]] to take over the WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse. Eventually all of the Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon villains come to join their army, and some notable additions to the crew post-takeover include [[Disney/TheJungleBook Kaa]], [[Disney/AliceInWonderland the Queen of Hearts]], [[Disney/SillySymphonies [[Disney/ThreeLittlePigs the Big Bad Wolf]], and [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Chernabog]].
11th Apr '16 6:38:11 AM Chris116
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* ''[[WesternAnimation/MickeysHouseOfVillains Mickey's House of Villains]]'' features [[Disney/{{Aladdin}} Jafar]] recruiting a team consisting of [[Disney/PeterPan Captain Hook]], [[Disney/OneHundredAndOneDalmatians Cruella [=DeVille=]]], [[Disney/TheLittleMermaid Ursula]], and [[Disney/{{Hercules}} Hades]] to take over the WesternAnimation/HouseOfMouse. Eventually all of the Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon villains come to join their army, and some notable additions to the crew post-takeover include [[Disney/TheJungleBook Kaa]], [[Disney/AliceInWonderland the Queen of Hearts]], [[Disney/SillySymphonies the Big Bad Wolf]], and [[Disney/{{Fantasia}} Chernabog]].
7th Apr '16 11:52:04 AM Naoto_best_waifu
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* ''Literature/AnnoDracula'' features a Legion of Doom comprising Franchise/FuManchu, [[Literature/SherlockHolmes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran]], Literature/{{Raffles}}, Literature/TheInvisibleMan, [[Theatre/TheBeggarsOpera Macheath]] and [[Literature/OliverTwist Bill Sikes]]. In a twist, they [[EnemyMine join forces with the heroes]] to stop [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper the Silver Knife]], because EvenEvilHasStandards...or at least, good business practices.

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* ''Literature/AnnoDracula'' ''Literature/AnnoDracula'', by Kim Newman features a Victorion Legion of Doom comprising Franchise/FuManchu, [[Literature/SherlockHolmes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran]], Literature/{{Raffles}}, Literature/TheInvisibleMan, [[Theatre/TheBeggarsOpera Macheath]] and [[Literature/OliverTwist Bill Sikes]]. In a twist, they [[EnemyMine join forces with the heroes]] to stop [[UsefulNotes/JackTheRipper the Silver Knife]], because EvenEvilHasStandards...or at least, good business practices.practices.
* In ''Professor Moriarty: The Hound of the D'Urbervilles'', also by Kim Newman, we get a multinational one that includes Professor Moriarty, Colonel Moran, [[Literature/{{Raffles}} A.J. Raffles]], and The Hoxton Creeper from Britain, Irene Adler and Jack Quartz from America, Literature/ArseneLupin and Film/LesVampires from France, [[Literature/ThePrisonerOfZenda Rupert of Hentzau]], [[Literature/TheJewelOfSevenStars Queen Tera]] of Egypt, Franchise/FuManchu and Doctor Nikola from China, and [[Film/DrMabuseTheGambler Doctor Mabuse]] from Germany.
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