New Guard (team)
A resurrection of big IP supergroup that definitely has mixed interests. They are corporate funded. The citizens of New Gauntlet City are unsure about New Guard's loyalties and purpose. They've declared themselves "21st century defenders". They opposed Optimax Industries early on, but recently it was announced that New Guard Supports Optimax, which was quite controversial.
In a move to reassure the populace (and increase their Q rating), New Guard brought the The Gauntleteer out of retirement to join the team as an advisor.
Some of their current members: