"Once, the world was awed at a great storm of power in its midst -- but among the down and out on Manhattan's Lower East Side, that storm was barely a ripple. There, a prince walked among these lost souls, as lost as they. His memory stolen and his life a shambles, an Atlantean prince lived as a pauper.
Once there were men -- lost forgotten refuse of a city -- who truly needed a hero. And they got a Marvel . . ."