*They were the Atlanteans, a peaceful civilization of artists and philosophers who used their phenomenal mental and physical skills to build an island utopia. They had but one responsibility: to guide and shepherd Earth's newborn race of homo sapiens towards a grand and glorious destiny. But when a mysterious cataclysm plunged Atlantis and its people beneath the waves, six - and only six - were awakened by a mysterious stranger one thousand centuries later. Despite the challenges of a world unfamiliar to them, despite their losses and their loneliness, they have since put their all into one grand stratagem designed to revive their friends and loved ones.
It failed. *Source: Crux #5